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2016 Minnesota Vikings Statistics

National Football League (NFL)
Team Record: 8-8
Finishing 3rd in the NFL's North Division of the National Football Conference
Coach: Mike Zimmer (8-8)
Location: Bloomington, Minnesota
2016 Minnesota Vikings Roster
2016 Minnesota Vikings Results

The Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League ended the 2016 season with a record of 8 wins and 8 losses, finishing third in the NFL's North Division of the National Football Conference.

The Vikings racked up 327 points, and the rigid defensive squad conceded 307. Sam Bradford directed the offense, passing for 3,877 yards. Stefon Diggs snagged 84 passes, while Adam Thielen accumulated 967 receiving yards. Kyle Rudolph contributed to the receiving game, too.

Jerick McKinnon carried the ball for a team-best 539 yards for Minnesota.

The sticky-fingered defense manufactured 27 turnovers. Xavier Rhodes intercepted 5 opponent throws. Danielle Hunter topped the defensive unit with 12.5 quarterback sacks, leading the way for a team which created 41 sacks.

Mike Zimmer coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Sacked Yds Lost Rating
Sam Bradford55239571.638777.0203.650.9713727699.3
Shaun Hill351954.32426.900.000.0331776.1
Jerick McKinnon100.
Totals58841470.441197.0203.450.971 38283


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Jerick McKinnon1595393.436 2
Matt Asiata1214023.329 6
Adrian Peterson37721.913 0
Sam Bradford20532.624 0
Ronnie Hillman18502.814 0
Cordarrelle Patterson7436.122 0
Adam Thielen2157.511 0
Zach Line7152.10
Stefon Diggs3103.312 0
Shaun Hill551.00
Rhett Ellison111.01
Totals38012053.236 9


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Stefon Diggs8490310.846 3
Kyle Rudolph8384010.144 7
Adam Thielen6996714.071 5
Cordarrelle Patterson524538.739 2
Jerick McKinnon432555.941 2
Matt Asiata322638.231 0
Charles Johnson2023211.640 0
Jarius Wright11676.111 1
Rhett Ellison9576.321 0
Ronnie Hillman44310.832 0
Adrian Peterson382.70
Laquon Treadwell11515.015 0
MyCole Pruitt177.00
Sam Bradford155.00
David Morgan144.00
Totals41441199.971 20


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Kai Forbath141178.61515100.056
Blair Walsh191578.9161275.051


Player No. Yds Avg. Long
Jeff Locke74315542.672

Punt Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Marcus Sherels2129213.979 2
Stefon Diggs6457.519 0
Cordarrelle Patterson199.00
Adam Thielen681.30
Totals3435410.479 2

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Cordarrelle Patterson2579231.7104 1
Marcus Sherels23517.518 0
David Morgan22914.518 0
Adam Thielen11919.019 0
Charles Johnson11616.016 0
Matt Asiata11111.011 0
Laquon Treadwell100.00
Totals3390227.3104 1


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Xavier Rhodes513326.6100 1
Trae Waynes341.30
Andrew Sendejo2189.016 0
Eric Kendricks17777.077 1
Chad Greenway11717.017 0
Tom Johnson144.00
Terence Newman100.00
Totals1425318.1100 2


Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup PD Fum FRec FYds FTD FF
Eric Kendricks89.57039901001
Harrison Smith806922202000
Xavier Rhodes484481000001
Andrew Sendejo544224412500
Trae Waynes43.540711
Captain Munnerlyn46.53817300001
Linval Joseph57374000003
Anthony Barr53.53733401001
Everson Griffen4236121032012
Terence Newman35.53358
Danielle Hunter4332221012411
Chad Greenway33.526151
Anthony Harris29.52411101000
Brian Robison231810100003
Shamar Stephen281722101000
Tom Johnson14116110000
Emmanuel Lamur534
Mackensie Alexander432
Jayron Kearse2.52101000
Toby Johnson220
Audie Cole31401000
Zach Line110
Sam Bradford103-600
Adam Thielen22000
Charles Johnson01200
Alex Boone01000
Marcus Sherels111000
Cordarrelle Patterson20000
Adrian Peterson10000
Nick Easton10-100
Matt Asiata10000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Kai Forbath01511056
Blair Walsh01215051
Kyle Rudolph07000042
Matt Asiata6000000036
Adam Thielen05000000030
Jerick McKinnon220000126
Stefon Diggs030000018
Cordarrelle Patterson02010000018
Marcus Sherels2000000012
Danielle Hunter01000018
Xavier Rhodes1000006
Rhett Ellison1000006
Everson Griffen0100006
Eric Kendricks1000006
Jarius Wright0100006


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