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1972 Minnesota Vikings

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Record: 7-7-0, Finished 3rd in NFC Central Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 301 points (21.5/g), 12th of 26 in the NFL.
 Allowed 252 points (18.0/g), 11th.
 Differential of 49 points (3.5/g), 10th.
 Expected W-L: 8.5-5.5.

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential +8 (0.6/g), 6th.

Simple Rating System: Total 6.1, Offense: 2.6, Defense: 3.4, SoS: 2.6, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Bud Grant(7-7-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Jerry Burns

Team Executives


 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

Training Camp: Minnesota State University, Mankato (Mankato, Minnesota)

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