1969 Minnesota Vikings Game-by-Game Results
Team Record: 12-2
Finishing 1st in the NFL's Central Division
Postseason: 2-1 Won Championship
Coach: Bud Grant (12-2)
Location: Bloomington, Minnesota
1969 Minnesota Vikings Roster
The Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League ended the 1969 season with a record of 12 wins and 2 losses, finishing first in the NFL's Central Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-1.
Offensively, Minnesota topped the circuit with 379 points. The defense proved to be a force, as the Vikings surrendered 133 points, lowest in the league. Dave Osborn carried the ball for a team-best 643 yards.
Joe Kapp threw for 1,726 yards. Gene Washington snagged 39 passes for 821 yards. John Beasley and John Henderson were targeted regularly, too.
The ball-hawking defense led the way with 42 turnovers. Bobby Bryant picked off 8 opponent throws.
Bud Grant coached the team. The 1969 Minnesota Vikings won the Championship.
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Regular Season Points For: 379
Regular Season Points Against: 133
|September 21, 1969||Minnesota Vikings 23 at New York Giants 24||L||0-0-0||0-1-0||0-1-0|
|September 28, 1969||Baltimore Colts 14 at Minnesota Vikings 52||W||1-0-0||0-1-0||1-1-0|
|October 5, 1969||Green Bay Packers 7 at Minnesota Vikings 19||W||2-0-0||0-1-0||2-1-0|
|October 12, 1969||Minnesota Vikings 31 at Chicago Bears 0||W||2-0-0||1-1-0||3-1-0|
|October 19, 1969||Minnesota Vikings 27 at St. Louis Cardinals 10||W||2-0-0||2-1-0||4-1-0|
|October 26, 1969||Detroit Lions 10 at Minnesota Vikings 24||W||3-0-0||2-1-0||5-1-0|
|November 2, 1969||Chicago Bears 14 at Minnesota Vikings 31||W||4-0-0||2-1-0||6-1-0|
|November 9, 1969||Cleveland Browns 3 at Minnesota Vikings 51||W||5-0-0||2-1-0||7-1-0|
|November 16, 1969||Minnesota Vikings 9 at Green Bay Packers 7||W||5-0-0||3-1-0||8-1-0||Milwaukee|
|November 23, 1969||Pittsburgh Steelers 14 at Minnesota Vikings 52||W||6-0-0||3-1-0||9-1-0|
|November 27, 1969||Minnesota Vikings 27 at Detroit Lions 0||W||6-0-0||4-1-0||10-1-0|
|December 7, 1969||Minnesota Vikings 20 at Los Angeles Rams 13||W||6-0-0||5-1-0||11-1-0|
|December 14, 1969||San Francisco 49ers 7 at Minnesota Vikings 10||W||7-0-0||5-1-0||12-1-0|
|December 21, 1969||Minnesota Vikings 3 at Atlanta Falcons 10||L||7-0-0||5-2-0||12-2-0|
|December 27, 1969||St. Louis Cardinals 20 at Minnesota Vikings 23||W||1-0-0||0-0-0||1-0-0||NFC Divisional Playoff|
|January 4, 1970||Cleveland Browns 7 at Minnesota Vikings 27||W||2-0-0||0-0-0||2-0-0||NFL Championship|
|January 11, 1970||Kansas City Chiefs 23 at Minnesota Vikings 7||L||2-1-0||0-0-0||2-1-0||Super Bowl 4 New Orleans|