Atlanta Falcons at Minnesota Vikings 30 to 27

Sunday, January 17, 1999, Conference Championship

The Falcons faced the Vikings in Minneapolis during the NFL conference championship in the playoffs. The Falcons defeated San Francisco 49ers the previous week, while the Vikings defeated the Arizona Cardinals. The Falcons won 30-27 to advance to Super Bowl XXXIII to face the Denver Broncos. The Vikings finished their season 15-1-0 in the regular season, 1-1 in the playoffs.


Atlanta Falcons offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
427 317 110 2 25

Coaches

Head Coach: Dan Reeves Assistant Head Coach: Rich Brooks Offensive Coordinator: George Sefcik Defensive Coordinator: Rich Brooks Quarterbacks Coach: Jack Burns Wide Receivers Coach: Warren "Rennie" Simmons Offensive Line Coach: Art Shell Running Backs Coach: George Sefcik Tight Ends Coach: James Daniel Defensive Line Coach: Bill Kollar Linebackers Coach: Don Blackmon Defensive Backs Coach: Ron Meeks Special Teams Coach: Joe DeCamillis Defensive Quality Control Coach: Brian Xanders Offensive Quality Control Coach: Ed West Assistant to the Head Coach: Marvin Crosby Bass Strength and Conditioning Coach: Al Miller Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Tim Jorgensen Pro Personnel: Marvin Crosby Bass Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship: Ron Prince, Joker Phillips


Minnesota Vikings offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
356 254 102 2 26

Coaches

Head Coach: Dennis Green Offensive Coordinator: Brian Billick Defensive Coordinator: Foge Fazio Special Teams Coordinator: Gary Zauner Quarterbacks Coach: Phillip "Chip" Myers Wide Receivers Coach: Hubbard Alexander Offensive Line Coach: Mike Tice Running Backs Coach: Carl Hargrave Tight Ends Coach: Dave Atkins Defensive Line Coach: Andre Patterson Linebackers Coach: Tom Olivadotti Outside Linebackers Coach: Trent Walters Coaching Assistant: Wade Harman Strength and Conditioning Coach: Steve Wetzel Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Jeff Friday Coaches Secretary: Kirsten Lindberg Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship: Alex Wood