Philadelphia Eagles at Minnesota Vikings 37 to 35

Sunday, December 22, 1985, Week 16

The Philadelphia Eagles played the Minnesota Vikings in Minneapolis on Sunday, December 22, 1985, Week 16 of the 1985 season. The Eagles won by a score of 37-35. The Vikings and the Eagles split the season series for the 1985 season, each winning one game. With this game, the Vikings finished the season 4-4-0 at home, while the Eagles finished 3-5-0 on the road for the 1985 season.

The Vikings finished the season with a record of 7-9-0, while the Eagles finished the season at 7-9-0.

Philadelphia Eagles offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
390 266 124 3 23


Interim Head Coach: Fred Bruney Offensive Coordinator: Ted Marchibroda Wide Receivers Coach: Tom Coughlin Offensive Line Coach: Ken Iman Running Backs Coach: Milt Jackson Tight Ends Coach: Frank Gansz Defensive Line Coach: Tommy Brasher, Chuck Clausen Special Teams Coach: Frank Gansz Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Tim Jorgensen Executive Director of Player Personnel: Lynn Stiles Assistant Trainer: Steve Watterson

Minnesota Vikings offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
354 281 73 3 25


Head Coach: Bud Grant Offensive Coordinator: Jerry Burns Defensive Coordinator: Bob Hollway Wide Receivers Coach: Dick Rehbein Offensive Line Coach: John Michels Running Backs Coach: Marc Trestman Offensive Backfield Coach: Marc Trestman Defensive Line Coach: Paul Wiggin Linebackers Coach: Floyd Reese Defensive Backs Coach: Pete Carroll Defensive Assistant Coach: Tom Batta Special Teams Coach: Tom Batta Kicking Coach: Tom Batta