Chicago Bears at Minnesota Vikings 10 to 34

Sunday, January 1, 2006, Week 17

The Chicago Bears played the Minnesota Vikings in Minneapolis on Sunday, January 1, 2006, Week 17 of the 2005 season. The Vikings won by a score of 34-10. The Vikings and the Bears split the season series for the 2005 season, each winning one game. With this game, the Vikings finished the season 6-2-0 at home, while the Bears finished 4-4-0 on the road for the 2005 season.

The Vikings finished the season with a record of 9-7-0, while the Bears finished the season at 11-5-0.

Chicago Bears offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
251 97 154 0 13


Head Coach: Lovie Smith Offensive Coordinator: Ron Turner Defensive Coordinator: Ron Rivera Quarterbacks Coach: Wade Wilson Wide Receivers Coach: Darryl Drake Offensive Line Coach: Harry Hiestand Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Harold Goodwin Running Backs Coach: Tim Spencer Tight Ends Coach: Rob Boras Defensive Line Coach: Don Johnson Linebackers Coach: Bob Babich Defensive Backs Coach: Perry Fewell Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Torrian Gray Special Teams Coach: Dave Toub Assistant Special Teams Coach: Charlie Coiner Defensive Quality Control Coach: Lloyd Lee Offensive Quality Control Coach: Mike Bajakian Director of Physical Development: Rusty Jones Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Jim Arthur, Ryan George General Manager: Jerry Angelo Southwest Area Scout: Chris Ballard

Minnesota Vikings offense

Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
396 247 149 0 22


Head Coach: Mike Tice Offensive Coordinator: Steve Loney Defensive Coordinator: Ted Cottrell Coverage Coordinator: Chuck Knox Jr. Quarterbacks Coach: Rich Olson, Randy Hanson Assistant Quarterbacks Coach: Randy Hanson Wide Receivers Coach: Wes Chandler Assistant Offensive Line Coach: John Tice Running Backs Coach: Dean Dalton Tight Ends Coach: John Tice Offensive Assistant Coach: Randy Hanson Defensive Line Coach: Brian Baker Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Jim Panagos Linebackers Coach: Pete Bercich Secondary Coach: Kevin Ross Defensive Consultant: Foge Fazio Special Teams Coach: Rusty Tillman Assistant Special Teams Coach: Jim Panagos Offensive Quality Control Coach: Todd Downing Offensive Consultant: Jerry Rhome Assistant to the Head Coach: Kirsten Lindberg Strength and Conditioning Coach: Kurtis Shultz Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Mark Ellis Coaches Support Administrator: Sid Pillai