1977 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
9-5-0 1-1 4592 2561 2031 50 271 4394 1857 2537 34 242
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The Minnesota Vikings' seventeenth season was in 1977, and it was the eleventh season Bud Grant served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 9-5-0 in the regular season and 1-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the Dallas Cowboys 23-6.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Dallas Cowboys 10-16
Week 2 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 9-3
Week 3 Green Bay Packers 19-7
Week 4 Detroit Lions 14-7
Week 5 Chicago Bears 22-16
Week 6 @ Los Angeles Rams 3-35
Week 7 @ Atlanta Falcons 14-7
Week 8 St. Louis Cardinals 7-27
Week 9 Cincinnati Bengals 42-10
Week 10 @ Chicago Bears 7-10
Week 11 @ Green Bay Packers 13-6
Week 12 San Francisco 49ers 28-27
Week 13 @ Oakland Raiders 13-35
Week 14 @ Detroit Lions 30-21

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round @ Los Angeles Rams 14-7
Conference Championship @ Dallas Cowboys 6-23

Coaches

Head Coach: Bud Grant Offensive Coordinator: Jerry Burns Defensive Coordinator: Neill Armstrong Offensive Line Coach: John Michels Defensive Line Coach: Buddy Ryan