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1985 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
7-9-0 0-0 5151 3635 1516 47 317 5464 3241 2223 44 324
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1985 was the twenty-fifth season for the Minnesota Vikings. During the offseason they hired Bud Grant to lead the team. Grant brought seventeen years of experience as a head coach. They finished the season 7-9-0, 4-4-0 at home and 3-5-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 San Francisco 49ers 28-21
Week 2 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 31-16
Week 3 Chicago Bears 24-33
Week 4 @ Buffalo Bills 27-20
Week 5 @ Los Angeles Rams 10-13
Week 6 @ Green Bay Packers 17-20
Week 7 San Diego Chargers 21-17
Week 8 @ Chicago Bears 9-27
Week 9 Detroit Lions 16-13
Week 10 Green Bay Packers 17-27
Week 11 @ Detroit Lions 21-41
Week 12 New Orleans Saints 23-30
Week 13 @ Philadelphia Eagles 28-23
Week 14 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 26-7
Week 15 @ Atlanta Falcons 13-14
Week 16 Philadelphia Eagles 35-37

Coaches

Head Coach: Offensive Coordinator: Wide Receivers Coach: Offensive Line Coach: Running Backs Coach: Defensive Line Coach: Defensive Backs (Secondary) Coach: Special Teams Coach: Kicking Coach: Defensive Assistant Coach: Offensive Backfield Coach: