1983 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
8-8-0 0-0 5019 3211 1808 32 303 5487 2903 2584 48 318
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The Minnesota Vikings' twenty-third season was in 1983, and it was the seventeenth season Bud Grant served as the head coach of the team. They finished the season 8-8-0, 3-5-0 at home and 5-3-0 on the road.


Games

Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ Cleveland Browns 27-21
Week 2 San Francisco 49ers 17-48
Week 3 @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers 19-16
Week 4 Detroit Lions 20-17
Week 5 Dallas Cowboys 24-37
Week 6 @ Chicago Bears 23-14
Week 7 Houston Oilers 34-14
Week 8 @ Green Bay Packers 20-17
Week 9 @ St. Louis Cardinals 31-41
Week 10 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 12-17
Week 11 Green Bay Packers 21-29
Week 12 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 17-14
Week 13 @ New Orleans Saints 16-17
Week 14 @ Detroit Lions 2-13
Week 15 Chicago Bears 13-19
Week 16 Cincinnati Bengals 20-14

Coaches

Head Coach: Bud Grant Offensive Coordinator: Jerry Burns Defensive Coordinator: Bob Hollway Wide Receivers Coach: Les Steckel Offensive Line Coach: John Michels