1970 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
12-2-0 0-1 4056 2305 1751 35 239 3092 1631 1461 47 182
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The Minnesota Vikings' tenth season was in 1970, and it was the fourth season Bud Grant served as the head coach of the team. They finished the year 12-2-0 in the regular season but they lost their first playoff game to the San Francisco 49ers 17-14.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Kansas City Chiefs 27-10
Week 2 New Orleans Saints 26-0
Week 3 @ Green Bay Packers 10-13
Week 4 @ Chicago Bears 24-0
Week 5 Dallas Cowboys 54-13
Week 6 Los Angeles Rams 13-3
Week 7 @ Detroit Lions 30-17
Week 8 @ Washington Redskins 19-10
Week 9 Detroit Lions 24-20
Week 10 Green Bay Packers 10-3
Week 11 @ New York Jets 10-20
Week 12 Chicago Bears 16-13
Week 13 @ Boston Patriots 35-14
Week 14 @ Atlanta Falcons 37-7

Playoffs

Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round San Francisco 49ers 14-17

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