| ||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 ||5845 ||4333 ||1512 ||50 ||343 ||5373 ||3328 ||2045 ||35 ||299 |
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The Minnesota Vikings' twenty-first season was in 1981, and it was the fifteenth season Bud Grant served as the head coach of the team. The Vikings played their home games at Metropolitan Stadium. They finished the season 7-9-0, 5-3-0 at home and 2-6-0 on the road.
Head Coach: Bud Grant Offensive Coordinator: Jerry Burns Defensive Coordinator: Bob Hollway Wide Receivers Coach: Les Steckel Offensive Line Coach: John Michels Special Teams Coach: Floyd Reese