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1997 Minnesota Vikings

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Record: 9-7-0, Finished 4th in NFC Central Division
NFL Season Summary

Scored 354 points (22.1/g), 11th of 30 in the NFL.
 Allowed 359 points (22.4/g), 19th.
 Differential of -5 points (-0.3/g), 16th.
 Expected W-L: 7.9-8.1.

 Record vs. Vegas Line: 9-6-1

 Takeaway/Giveaway Differential +5 (0.3/g), 10th.

Simple Rating System: Total -0.1, Offense: 1.7, Defense: -1.8, SoS: 0.2, versus averages of 0.0.

Coached by Dennis Green(9-7-0)
 Offensive Coordinator: Brian Billick
 Defensive Coordinator: Foge Fazio
 Other Notable Asst.: Mike Tice (Offensive Line)

Team Executives


 Offensive Scheme: West Coast
 Defensive Alignment: 4-3

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

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