San Francisco 49ers at Minnesota Vikings 17 to 14

Sunday, December 27, 1970, Divisional Round

The 49ers began their playoff run on the road against the Vikings on Sunday, December 27, 1970. The 49ers won, 17-14 and advanced to play Dallas Cowboys. The Vikings finished their season 12-2-0 in the regular season, 0-1 in the playoffs.


San Francisco 49ers offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
289 193 96 3 14

Coaches

Head Coach: Dick Nolan Chief of Offense: Ed Hughes Quarterbacks Coach: Jim Shofner Wide Receivers Coach: Jim Shofner Offensive Line Coach: Ernie Zwahlen Backs Coach: Ed Hughes Defensive Line Coach: Paul Wiggin Linebackers Coach: Mike Giddings Defensive Backs Coach: Burnie Miller Special Teams Coach: Doug Scovil Personnel Scout: Dick Gallagher


Minnesota Vikings offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
241 124 117 4 14

Coaches

Head Coach: Bud Grant Offensive Coordinator: Jerry Burns Defensive Coordinator: Bob Hollway Offensive Line Coach: John Michels Defensive Line Coach: Jack Patera Defensive Backs Coach: Neill Armstrong General Manager: Jim Finks