2018 Minnesota Vikings schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
8-7-1 0-0 6735 4813 1922 24 389 6042 3841 2201 24 363
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The Minnesota Vikings' fifty-eighth season was in 2018, and it was the fifth season Mike Zimmer served as the head coach of the team. The Vikings played their home games at U.S. Bank Stadium. They finished the season 8-7-1, 5-3-0 at home and 3-4-1 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 @ Denver Broncos 42-28
Preaseason Week 2 Jacksonville Jaguars 10-14
Preaseason Week 3 Seattle Seahawks 21-20
Preaseason Week 4 @ Tennessee Titans 13-3
Week 1 San Francisco 49ers 24-16
Week 2 @ Green Bay Packers 29-29
Week 3 Buffalo Bills 6-27
Week 4 @ Los Angeles Rams 31-38
Week 5 @ Philadelphia Eagles 23-21
Week 6 Arizona Cardinals 27-17
Week 7 @ New York Jets 37-17
Week 8 New Orleans Saints 20-30
Week 9 Detroit Lions 24-9
Week 10 Bye Week
Week 11 @ Chicago Bears 20-25
Week 12 Green Bay Packers 24-17
Week 13 @ New England Patriots 10-24
Week 14 @ Seattle Seahawks 7-21
Week 15 Miami Dolphins 41-17
Week 16 @ Detroit Lions 27-9
Week 17 Chicago Bears 10-24

2018 Minnesota Vikings Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Mike Zimmer Offensive Coordinator: John DeFilippo Defensive Coordinator: George Edwards Special Teams Coordinator: Mike Priefer Quarterbacks Coach: Kevin Stefanski Wide Receivers Coach: Darrell Hazell Co-Offensive Line Coach: Clancy Barone, Andrew Janocko Running Backs Coach: Kennedy Polamalu Tight Ends Coach: Todd Downing Assistant Quarterbacks Coach: Drew Petzing Defensive Line Coach: Andre Patterson Linebackers Coach: Adam Zimmer Defensive Backs Coach: Jerry Gray Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Robert Rodriguez Nickelbacks Coach: Terence Newman Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Jeff Howard Defensive Assistant Coach: Jeff Howard Defensive Quality Control Coach: Nick Rallis Assistant Special Teams Coach: Ryan Ficken Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Mark Uyeyama Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Derik Keyes, Chaz Mahle, Ellis Hill General Manager: Rick Spielman Assistant General Manager: George Paton Director of College Scouting: Jamaal Stephenson Director of Pro Scouting: Ryan Monnens Coordinator of College Scouting: Kelly Kleine Senior Personnel Advisor: Gary Kubiak Vice President of Player Personnel: George Paton Vice President of Sports Medicine: Eric Sugarman Coordinator of Rehabilitation: Tom Hunkele Head Athletic Trainer: Eric Sugarman Physical Therapist: David Jantzi Assistant Athletic Trainer: Tom Hunkele, Rob Roche, David Jantzi, Albert Padilla Bill Walsh Diversity Coaching Fellowship: Stephen Bravo-Brown