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1986 Minnesota Vikings

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Record: 9-7-0, Finished 2nd in NFC Central Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 398 points (24.9/g), 4th of 28 in the NFL.
 Allowed 273 points (17.1/g), 5th.
 Differential of 125 points (7.8/g), 4th.
 Expected W-L: 11.4-4.6.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 10-6-0

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential +13 (0.8/g), 4th.

Simple Rating System: Total 6.5, Offense: 4.0, Defense: 2.5, SoS: -1.3, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Jerry Burns(9-7-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Bob Schnelker
 Defensive Coordinator: Floyd Peters
 Other Notable Asst.: Pete Carroll (Defensive Backs) and Marc Trestman (Running Backs)

Team Executives


 Offensive Scheme: Smashmouth
 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

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

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