Minnesota Vikings at Los Angeles Rams 14 to 7

Monday, December 26, 1977, Divisional Round

The Vikings began their playoff run on the road against the Rams on Monday, December 26, 1977. The Vikings won, 14-7 and advanced to play Dallas Cowboys. The Rams finished their season 10-4-0 in the regular season, 0-1 in the playoffs.


Minnesota Vikings offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
189 45 144 0 14

Coaches

Head Coach: Bud Grant Offensive Coordinator: Jerry Burns Defensive Coordinator: Neill Armstrong Offensive Line Coach: John Michels Defensive Line Coach: Buddy Ryan


Los Angeles Rams offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
267 118 149 3 14

Coaches

Head Coach: Chuck Knox Wide Receivers Coach: Lionel Taylor Linebackers Coach: Tom Catlin Advance Scout: Jack Faulkner Training Assistant: Garrett Giemont