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2009 Minnesota Vikings Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 12-4
Finishing 1st in the NFL's North Division of the National Football Conference
Postseason: 1-1 Lost Conference Championship
Coach: Brad Childress (12-4)
Location: Bloomington, Minnesota
2009 Minnesota Vikings Roster
2009 Minnesota Vikings Results

The Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League ended the 2009 season with a record of 12 wins and 4 losses, finishing first in the NFL's North Division of the National Football Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-1.

The Vikings moved the ball well, scoring 470 points, and the defensive squad allowed 312. Brett Favre directed the offense, passing for 4,202 yards. Sidney Rice paced pass catchers, snagging 83 passes for 1,312 yards.

Adrian Peterson carried the pigskin for a team-best 1,383 yards for Minnesota.

Cedric Griffin intercepted 4 opponent throws. Jared Allen topped the defensive unit with 14.5 quarterback sacks, topping a defense credited with 46 sacks.

Brad Childress coached the team. The 2009 Minnesota Vikings lost in the Conference Championship.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Brett Favre53136368.442027.9336.271.36334247107.2
Tarvaris Jackson211466.72019.614.800.03400113.4
Sidney Rice100.
Totals55337768.244038.0346.171.363 34247


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Adrian Peterson31413834.464 18
Chester Taylor943383.625 1
Percy Harvin151359.035 0
Albert Young12534.410 0
Jeff Dugan372.30
Brett Favre970.80
Naufahu Tahi351.70
Tarvaris Jackson17-10-0.60
Totals46719184.164 19


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Sidney Rice83131215.863 8
Percy Harvin6079013.251 6
Visanthe Shiancoe5656610.127 11
Bernard Berrian5561811.240 4
Chester Taylor443898.833 1
Adrian Peterson4343610.163 0
Jim Kleinsasser10707.021 0
Naufahu Tahi10676.732 1
Greg Lewis89612.032 1
Jeff Dugan6528.725 2
Jaymar Johnson199.00
Brett Favre1-2-2.0-2 0
Totals377440311.763 34


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Ryan Longwell555498.2282692.9132


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Chris Kluwe73320243.960

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Darius Reynaud3030810.336 0
Jaymar Johnson161348.424 0
Bernard Berrian2136.50
Totals484559.536 0

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Percy Harvin42115627.5101 2
Darius Reynaud49022.530 0
Jeff Dugan5387.613 0
Brian Robison273.50
Jimmy Kennedy166.00
Naufahu Tahi100.00
Sidney Rice100.00
Totals56129723.2101 2


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Cedric Griffin4-2-0.50
Chad Greenway34916.336 0
Asher Allen100.00
Antoine Winfield100.00
Tyrell Johnson100.00
Jared Allen1-4-4.0-4 0
Totals11433.936 0


Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF
Chad Greenway88.57919613001
E.J. Henderson72.56319101600
Cedric Griffin66.56013600003
Madieu Williams61.55611401000
Antoine Winfield51502500001
Tyrell Johnson49.5459701000
Jared Allen474384035415
Ray Edwards47438201001
Ben Leber42388501001
Benny Sapp38.5373600002
Pat Williams393410300002
Kevin Williams26.5229701001
Jasper Brinkley22.522100001
Asher Allen23214100001
Jimmy Kennedy16.51531
Karl Paymah14.5133200001
Jamarca Sanford14116
Brian Robison98210001
Fred Evans7.563
Heath Farwell6.56102000
Husain Abdullah3.5231
Jayme Mitchell2.521
Chester Taylor2202100
Kenny Onatolu2.513
Brett Favre11020000
Steve Hutchinson110
John Sullivan11010-400
Letroy Guion1101
Jeff Dugan110
Jim Kleinsasser110
Sidney Rice1101000
Anthony Herrera110
Percy Harvin1101000
Eric Frampton2.50500002
Greg Lewis0.501
Darius Reynaud32000
Bryant McKinnie01000
Erin Henderson01000
Adrian Peterson70-120

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Ryan Longwell26540132
Adrian Peterson180000108
Visanthe Shiancoe1100066
Percy Harvin06200048
Sidney Rice8000048
Bernard Berrian4000024
Jeff Dugan02000012
Chester Taylor1100012
Jared Allen0100018
Naufahu Tahi0100006
Greg Lewis10006


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