1970 Minnesota Vikings Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 12-2
Finishing 1st in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Division Playoff
Coach: Bud Grant (12-2)
Location: Bloomington, Minnesota
1970 Minnesota Vikings Roster
1970 Minnesota Vikings Results

The Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League ended the 1970 season with a record of 12 wins and 2 losses, finishing first in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1. Bud Grant coached the team. The 1970 Minnesota Vikings lost in the Division Playoff.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Gary Cuozzo25712849.817206.772.7103.9722316164.3
Bob Lee794050.66107.756.356.35263671.2
Bill Cappleman7457.1497.000.000.0260078.9
Fred Cox11100.0-1-
Totals34417350.323786.9123.5154.472 29197


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Dave Osborn2076813.316 5
Clint Jones1203693.123 9
Bill Brown1013243.218 0
Oscar Reed421323.121 1
Gary Cuozzo17613.615 0
Jim Lindsey11474.30
Bob Lee10202.010 1
Totals50816343.223 16


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Gene Washington4470216.049 4
John Henderson3152717.052 2
Bob Grim2328712.535 0
Dave Osborn232028.828 1
John Beasley1723713.940 2
Bill Brown151499.917 2
Clint Jones911713.072 0
Oscar Reed6538.819 0
Jim Lindsey49423.549 1
Kent Kramer11010.010 0
Totals173237813.772 12


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Fred Cox3535100.0463065.2125


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Tom McNeill61230937.964

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Charlie West291695.853 0
Bob Grim5469.224 0
Paul Dickson111.00
Totals352166.253 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Clint Jones1945223.841 0
Charlie West1131929.066 0
Oscar Reed57114.219 0
Steve Smith100.00
Totals3684223.466 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ed Sharockman713218.943 1
Paul Krause69015.040 0
Bobby Bryant34013.339 1
Lonnie Warwick33010.023 0
Karl Kassulke3227.311 0
Wally Hilgenberg23316.517 0
Alan Page12727.027 0
John Charles12525.025 0
Roy Winston11313.013 0
Charlie West100.00
Totals2841214.743 2

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Fred Cox30350125
Clint Jones90000054
Dave Osborn5100036
Gene Washington400024
Ed Sharockman1200018
Bill Brown0200012
John Beasley200012
John Henderson200012
Bobby Bryant10006
Mike McGill10006
Bob Lee10006
Alan Page010006
Oscar Reed1000006
Roy Winston010006
Jim Lindsey010006

NFL Schedule

Date Time (ET)
Sun, Dec 15 CHI 6 at GB 21 12:40 4th
Sun, Dec 15 MIA 13 at NYG 30 12:44 4th
Sun, Dec 15 TB at DET 1:00 p.m.
Sun, Dec 15 PHI at WAS 1:00 p.m.
Sun, Dec 15 BUF at PIT 1:00 p.m.
Sun, Dec 15 DEN at KC 1:00 p.m.
Sun, Dec 15 SEA at CAR 1:00 p.m.
Sun, Dec 15 HOU at TEN 1:00 p.m.
Sun, Dec 15 NE at CIN 1:00 p.m.
Sun, Dec 15 CLE at ARI 4:05 p.m.
Sun, Dec 15 JAC at OAK 4:05 p.m.
Sun, Dec 15 ATL at SF 4:25 p.m.
Sun, Dec 15 LAR at DAL 4:25 p.m.
Sun, Dec 15 MIN at LAC 8:20 p.m.
Mon, Dec 16 IND at NO 8:15 p.m.
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