1979 Minnesota Vikings Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 7-9
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Bud Grant (7-9)
Location: Bloomington, Minnesota
1979 Minnesota Vikings Roster
1979 Minnesota Vikings Results

The Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League ended the 1979 season with a record of 7 wins and 9 losses, finishing third in the NFL's Central Division of the National Football Conference. Bud Grant coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Tommy Kramer56631555.733976.0234.1244.2553624969.3
Terry LeCount000000190.0
Totals56631555.733976.0234.1244.255 37258


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Rickey Young1887083.826 3
Ted Brown1305514.234 1
Chuck Foreman872232.616 2
Tommy Kramer321384.320 1
Robert Miller351093.120 2
Brent McClanahan14292.10
Sammy White166.00
Totals48717643.634 9


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Ahmad Rashad80115614.452 9
Rickey Young725197.218 4
Sammy White4271517.055 4
Ted Brown311976.435 0
Bob Tucker242239.321 2
Chuck Foreman191477.722 0
Stu Voigt151399.318 2
Brent McClanahan10575.70
Robert Miller9606.714 0
Terry LeCount611919.836 2
Douglas Cunningham55010.015 0
Robert Steele11010.010 0
Jimmy Edwards122.00
Tommy Kramer3 0
Totals315339710.855 23


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Rick Danmeier312890.3221359.167


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Greg Coleman90355139.570

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jimmy Edwards331865.642 0
Kevin Miller18854.714 0
Keith Nord3113.70
Bobby Bryant177.00
John Turner100.00
Nate Allen1-1-1.0-1 0
Totals572885.142 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jimmy Edwards44110325.183 0
Ted Brown818623.243 0
Brent McClanahan35317.720 0
Robert Miller33812.719 0
Stu Voigt100.00
Scott Studwell100.00
Robert Steele100.00
Totals61138022.683 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Tom Hannon48521.252 0
Nate Wright44411.032 0
Paul Krause34916.318 0
Matt Blair33210.716 0
Bobby Bryant25025.029 0
John Turner24824.036 0
Kurt Knoff22512.515 0
Scott Studwell11818.018 0
Nate Allen100.00
Totals2235116.052 0

Defense and Fumbles:

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Rick Danmeier1328067
Ahmad Rashad900054
Rickey Young3400042
Sammy White0400024
Robert Miller20000012
Stu Voigt2000012
Bob Tucker200012
Chuck Foreman2000012
Terry LeCount200012
Tommy Kramer100006
Ted Brown1000006


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