2006 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
6-10-0 0-0 4943 3123 1820 32 272 4803 3818 985 36 272
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The Minnesota Vikings' forty-sixth season was in 2006, playing their home games at Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome. During the offseason they hired Brad Childress to lead the team. Childress previously was the offensive coordinator of the Philadelphia Eagles and had eight years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the season 6-10-0, 3-5-0 at home and 3-5-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Washington Redskins 19-16
Week 2 Carolina Panthers 16-13
Week 3 Chicago Bears 16-19
Week 4 @ Buffalo Bills 12-17
Week 5 Detroit Lions 26-17
Week 7 @ Seattle Seahawks 31-13
Week 8 New England Patriots 7-31
Week 9 @ San Francisco 49ers 3-9
Week 10 Green Bay Packers 17-23
Week 11 @ Miami Dolphins 20-24
Week 12 Arizona Cardinals 31-26
Week 13 @ Chicago Bears 13-23
Week 14 @ Detroit Lions 30-20
Week 15 New York Jets 13-26
Week 16 @ Green Bay Packers 7-9
Week 17 St. Louis Rams 21-41

2006 Minnesota Vikings Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Brad Childress Offensive Coordinator: Darrell Bevell Defensive Coordinator: Mike Tomlin Special Teams Coordinator: Paul Ferraro Quarterbacks Coach: Kevin Rogers Wide Receivers Coach: Darrell Wyatt Offensive Line Coach: Pat Morris Running Backs Coach: Eric Bieniemy Tight Ends Coach: Jimmie Olden Johnson Jr. Assistant Wide Receivers Coach: Chad O'Shea Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Jim Hueber Offensive Assistant Coach: Chad O'Shea, Clay Matchett Defensive Line Coach: Karl Dunbar Linebackers Coach: Fred Pagac Defensive Backs Coach: Joe Woods Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Brendan Daly Defensive Assistant Coach: Jeff Imamura Special Teams Assistant Coach: Chad O'Shea, Brian Murphy Assistant to the Head Coach: Kevin Stefanski Strength and Conditioning Coach: Tom Kanavy Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Martin Streight, Juney Barnett Scouting Assistant: Kyle Childress Vice President of Player Personnel: Rick Spielman Coaches Assistant: Todd Nielson Head Athletic Trainer: Eric Sugarman Director of Sports Medicine: Eric Sugarman