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1987 Minnesota Vikings

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Record: 8-7-0, Finished 2nd in NFC Central Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 336 points (22.4/g), 13th of 28 in the NFL.
 Allowed 335 points (22.3/g), 16th.
 Differential of 1 points (0.1/g), 12th.
 Expected W-L: 7.5-7.5.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 5-10-0

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential +4 (0.3/g), 12th.

Simple Rating System: Total -2.6, Offense: -0.1, Defense: -2.5, SoS: -2.6, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Jerry Burns(8-7-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Bob Schnelker
 Defensive Coordinator: Floyd Peters
 Other Notable Asst.: Pete Carroll (Defensive Backs)

Team Executives

 Offensive Scheme: Smashmouth
 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

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