History: Career Records


Posted May 10, 2004


Career records for the Minnesota Vikings.

The Viking Update: Career Record Holders

Vikings Team Records

(Career)
The Vikings Offensive Line

 

Season | Game | Rookies
Longest | Miscellaneous NFL Records
1998's Record-Breaking Year
2001 Records


Items in bold are NFL records.

Individual Career Records

  • Blocked Kicks, Matt Blair: 1974-1985, 20
  • Coaching - Division Titles, Bud Grant: 1968-1971; 1973-1978; 1980, 11
  • Coaching - Division Titles Consecutive, Bud Grant: 1973-1978, 6
  • Coaching - Games, Bud Grant: 1967-1983; 1985, 259
  • Coaching - Losses, Bud Grant: 1967-1983; 1985, 96
  • Coaching - Losses Consecutive, Norm Van Brocklin: 1961; 1961-1962, 7 (2 times)
  • Coaching - Wins, Bud Grant: 1967-1983; 1985, 158
  • Coaching - Wins Consecutive, Bud Grant: 1969, 12
  • Coaching - Winning Percentage, Bud Grant: 1967-83; 1985, .620
  • Coaching - Seasons, Bud Grant: 1967-1983; 1985, 18
  • Coaching - Seasons Winning, Bud Grant: 1968-1971; 1973-1978; 1980; 1982, 12
  • Coaching - Seasons Winning Consecutive, Bud Grant: 1973-1978, 6
  • Combined Kickoff/Punt Return - Attempts, David Palmer: 1994-2000, 307
  • Combined Kickoff/Punt Return - Touchdowns, David Palmer: 1994-2000, 3 (p2 - k1)
  • Combined Kickoff/Punt Return - Yards Gained, David Palmer: 1994-2000, 4,884
  • Combined Rushing/Receiving - Attempts, Total, Bill Brown: 1962-1974, 1,911
  • Combined Rushing/Receiving - Consecutive Attempts Without Fumbles, Robert Smith, 9/8/96-10/25/98, 532
  • Combined Rushing/Receiving - Yards Total, Cris Carter: 1990-2001, 12,407
  • Combined Total Net - Attempts (rushing, receiving, interception returns, punt returns, kickoff returns, fumble returns), Bill Brown: 1962-1974, 1,931
  • Combined Total Net - Yards (rushing, Receiving, interception returns, punt returns, kickoff returns, fumble returns), Cris Carter: 1990-2001, 12,410
  • Fumbles Opponent's Recovered - Total, Jim Marshall: 1961-1979, 29
  • Fumbles Opponent's Recovered - Returned for Touchdown, 7 times: Last time by Dwayne Rudd; 1998-2000, 2
  • Interceptions By - Consecutive Games, Paul Krause, 1968, and Brian Russell, 2003, 6
  • Interceptions By - Total, Paul Krause: 1968-1979, 53
  • Interceptions By - Touchdowns (returned for), 7 times: Last time by Jimmy Hitchcock 1998-1999, 3
  • Interceptions By - Yards, Paul Krause: 1968-1979, 852
  • Kicking - Field Goals: Most Attempted, Fred Cox: 1963-1977, 455
  • Kicking - Field Goals: Most Made, Fred Cox: 1963-1977, 282
  • Kicking - Field Goals: Most Made 50 or More Yards, Fuad Reveiz: 1990-1995, 8
  • Kicking - Field Goals: Most Made Consecutive, Gary Anderson: 9/6/98-12/26/98, 35
  • Kicking - Field Goals: Percentage (100 made), Fuad Reveiz: 1990-1995, 77.8
  • Kicking - PAT: Consecutive, Fred Cox: 9/14/68-9/15/74, 199
  • Kicking - PAT: Highest Percentage (200 made), Gary Anderson: 1998-02, 99.1
  • Kicking - PAT: Most Attempted, Fred Cox: 1963-1977, 538
  • Kicking - PAT: Most Made, Fred Cox: 1963-1977, 519
  • Kickoff Return - Attempts, Darrin Nelson: 1982-1989; 1992-1992, 159
  • Kickoff Return - Avg. Gain (75 att.), Charlie West: 1968-1973, 25.5
  • Kickoff Return - Touchdowns, 9 times: Last time by Moe Williams, 1996-2000, 2002-2003, 1
  • Kickoff Return - Yards Gained, Darrin Nelson: 1982-1989; 1991-1992, 3,619
  • Passing - Attempts, Fran Tarkenton: 1961-1966; 1972-1978, 4,569
  • Passing - Consecutive Attempts No INTs, Warren Moon: 1995, 193
  • Passing - Avg. Gain (1,000 att.), Daunte Culpepper: 1999-03, 7.53
  • Passing - Completions, Fran Tarkenton: 1961-1966; 1972-1978, 2,635
  • Passing - Completions Consecutive, Tommy Kramer: 11/11/1979, 16
  • Passing - Completion Percentage (1,000 att.), Daunte Culpepper: 1999-2003, 62.9
  • Passing - Had Intercepted, Fran Tarkenton: 1961-1966; 1972-1978, 194
  • Passing - Had Intercepted Lowest Precentage (1,000 att.), Daunte Culpepper: 1999-2003, 3.4
  • Passing - Highest Rating (1,000 att.), Daunte Culpepper: 1999-2003, 88.0
  • Passing - Times Sacked, Fran Tarkenton: 1961-1966; 1972-1978, 417
  • Passing - Touchdowns, Fran Tarkenton: 1961-66; 1972-78, 239
  • Passing - Touchdowns Consecutive Games, Daunte Culpepper, 2000-01, 24
  • Passing - Yards, Fran Tarkenton: 1961-1966; 1972-1978, 33,098
  • Passing - Yards 300-yard Games, Tommy Krammer: 1977-1989, 19
  • Passing - Yards 300-yard Games Consecutive, 2 times by Warren Moon: 1994, 1995; Tommy Kramer: 1985; Randall Cunningham: 1998, 3
  • Passing - Yards 3,000-yard Seasons, Tommy Kramer: 1979-1981; 1985-1986, 5
  • Points, Fred Cox: 1963-1977, 1,365
  • Points - Most Seasons with 100 or more, 2 times; Last time by Fuad Reveiz: 1992-95, 4
  • Punt Return - Attempts, Leo Lewis: 1981-1991, 194
  • Punt Return - Avg. Gain (75 att.), David Palmer: 1994-1999, 9.9
  • Punt Return - Fair Catches, David Palmer: 1994-2000, 96
  • Punt Return - Touchdowns, David Palmer: 1994-2000, 2
  • Punt Return - Yards Gained, Leo Lewis: 1981-1991, 1,812
  • Punting - Attempts, Greg Coleman: 1978-1987, 721
  • Punting - Avg. Yards (300 punts), Harry Newsome: 1990-1993, 43.8
  • Punting - Avg. Yards Net (200 punts), Bobby Walden: 1964-1967, 38.2
  • Punting - Had Blocked, Greg Coleman: 1978-1987, 3
  • Punting - Inside 20, reg Coleman: 1978-1987, 154
  • Punting - Most Consecutive Without a Block, Greg Coleman: 1978-1987, 565
  • Receiving - 1,000+ Yard Seasons, Cris Carter: 1993-2000, 8
  • Receiving - 100+ Yard Games, Cris Carter: 1990-2001, 40
  • Receiving - Consecutive 100+ Yard Games, 4 times; Last time by Randy Moss, 12/15/02-9/7/03, 4
  • Receiving - Avg. Gain (200 receptions), Hassan Jones: 1986-92, 16.8
  • Receiving - Receptions, Cris Carter: 1990-2001, 1,004
  • Receiving - Receptions Consecutive Games, Cris Carter: 1991-1998, 111
  • Receiving - Receptions Consecutive Season 50 or more, Cris Carter: 1991-2001, 11
  • Receiving - Touchdowns, Cris Carter: 1990-2001, 110
  • Receiving - Touchdowns Most consecutive games scoring, 2 times: Last time by Cris Carter: 1999, 7
  • Receiving - Yards, Cris Carter: 1990-2001, 12,383
  • Rushing - 100-yard Games,Robert Smith: 1993-2000, 29
  • Rushing - 100-yard Games Consecutive, Robert Smith: 11/6/00-11/30/00, 5
  • Rushing - 1,000-yard Seasons, Robert Smith: 1993-00, 4
  • Rushing - 1,000-yard Seasons Consecutive, Robert Smith: 1997-2000, 4
  • Rushing - Attempts, Bill Brown: 1962-74, 1,627
  • Rushing - Attempts Consecutive Without Fumble, Robert Smith: 1996-98, 478
  • Rushing - Avg. Gain (700 att.), Robert Smith: 1993-2000, 4.75
  • Rushing - Touchdowns, 2 times: Last time by Chuck Foreman: 1973-1979, 52
  • Rushing - Touchdowns Consecutive Games, Moe Williams: 9/29/02-11/17/02, 7
  • Rushing - Yards, Robert Smith: 1993-2000, 6,818
  • Safeties - 3 times: Last time by Chris Doleman: 1985-1993, 1995, 2.5
  • Sacks - Carl Eller: 1964-1978, 130
  • Service - Games Played, Jim Marshall: 1961-1979, 270
  • Service - Games Played Consecutive, Jim Marshall: 1961-1979, 270
  • Service - Games Started, Jim Marshall: 1961-1979, 270
  • Service - Games Started Consecutive, Jim Marshall: 1961-1979, 270
  • Service - Years, Jim Marshall: 1961-1979, 19
  • Tackles - Assists, Scott Studwell: 1977-1990, 673
  • Tackles - Combined, Scott Studwell: 1977-1990, 1,981
  • Tackles - Solo, Scott Studwell: 1977-1990, 1,308
  • Touchdowns - Cris Carter, 1990-01, 110
  • Touchdowns Consecutive Games, Randy Moss: 1998, and Cris Carter: 1999, 7
  • Touchdowns Consecutive Games Receiving, Randy Moss: 1998, and Cris Carter: 1999, 7


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