2009 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
12-4-0 1-1 6872 4680 2192 23 390 5393 3839 1554 28 302
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The Minnesota Vikings' forty-ninth season was in 2009, and it was the fourth season Brad Childress served as the head coach of the team. The Vikings played their home games at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome. They finished the year 12-4-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the NFC North, and 1-1 in the playoffs, eventually losing to the New Orleans Saints 31-28. At the end of the season, Percy Harvin was awarded with the AP Offensive Rookie of the Year award.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Preaseason Week 1 @ Indianapolis Colts 13-3
Preaseason Week 2 Kansas City Chiefs 17-13
Preaseason Week 3 @ Houston Texans 17-10
Preaseason Week 4 Dallas Cowboys 31-35
Week 1 @ Cleveland Browns 34-20
Week 2 @ Detroit Lions 27-13
Week 3 San Francisco 49ers 27-24
Week 4 Green Bay Packers 30-23
Week 5 @ St. Louis Rams 38-10
Week 6 Baltimore Ravens 33-31
Week 7 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 17-27
Week 8 @ Green Bay Packers 38-26
Week 9 Bye Week
Week 10 Detroit Lions 27-10
Week 11 Seattle Seahawks 35-9
Week 12 Chicago Bears 36-10
Week 13 @ Arizona Cardinals 17-30
Week 14 Cincinnati Bengals 30-10
Week 15 @ Carolina Panthers 7-26
Week 16 @ Chicago Bears 30-36
Week 17 New York Giants 44-7


Week Opponent Score Notes
Divisional Round Dallas Cowboys 34-3
Conference Championship @ New Orleans Saints 28-31

2009 Minnesota Vikings Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Brad Childress Offensive Coordinator: Darrell Bevell Defensive Coordinator: Leslie Frazier Special Teams Coordinator: Brian Murphy Quarterbacks Coach: Kevin Rogers Wide Receivers Coach: George Stewart Offensive Line Coach: Pat Morris Running Backs Coach: Eric Bieniemy Tight Ends Coach: Jimmie Olden Johnson Jr. Assistant Quarterbacks Coach: Kevin Stefanski Assistant Wide Receivers Coach: Ryan Ficken Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Jim Hueber Offensive Quality Control Coach: Kevin Stefanski Defensive Line Coach: Karl Dunbar, Ryan Silverfield Linebackers Coach: Fred Pagac Defensive Backs Coach: Joe Woods Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Diron Reynolds Assistant Secondary Coach: Derek Mason Defensive Assistant Coach: Jeff Imamura Special Teams Assistant Coach: Jason Glenn Assistant Special Teams Coach: Chris White Assistant to the Head Coach: Dennis Polian Strength and Conditioning Coach: Tom Kanavy Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Martin Streight, Juney Barnett Assistant Director of Player Development: Jason Glenn Scouting Assistant: Kyle Childress Vice President of Player Personnel: Rick Spielman Head Athletic Trainer: Eric Sugarman Director of Sports Medicine: Eric Sugarman Assistant Athletic Trainer: Rob Roche