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1976 Minnesota Vikings

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Record: 11-2-1, Finished 1st in NFC Central Division
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1976 NFC Champions

Scored 305 points (21.8/g), 9th of 28 in the NFL.
 Allowed 176 points (12.6/g), 2nd.
 Differential of 129 points (9.2/g), 5th.
 Expected W-L: 11.0-3.0.

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential +3 (0.2/g), 12th.

Simple Rating System: Total 9.3, Offense: 3.7, Defense: 5.7, SoS: 0.1, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Bud Grant(11-2-1)
 Offensive Coordinator: Jerry Burns
 Defensive Coordinator: Buddy Ryan
 Other Notable Asst.: Buddy Ryan (Defensive Line)

Team Executives


 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

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

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