Minnesota Vikings Playoff History

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63 31 0
Seasons Made Playoffs Championships

Past 10 Seasons (2014 - 2023)

56.7% 4 2 0
Winning Percentage Made Playoffs Playoff Game Wins Championships

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Minnesota Vikings Playoff Results

Year Record Result
2023 7-10 Missed Playoffs
2022 13-4 Lost Wild Card Round (Won 0 Rounds)
2021 8-9 Missed Playoffs
2020 7-9 Missed Playoffs
2019 10-6 Lost Divisional Round (Won 1 Round)
2018 8-7-1 Missed Playoffs
2017 13-3 Lost Conference Championship (Won 1 Round)
2016 8-8 Missed Playoffs
2015 11-5 Lost Wild Card Round (Won 0 Rounds)
2014 7-9 Missed Playoffs
2013 5-10-1 Missed Playoffs
2012 10-6 Lost Wild Card Round (Won 0 Rounds)
2011 3-13 Missed Playoffs
2010 6-10 Missed Playoffs
2009 12-4 Lost Conference Championship (Won 1 Round)
2008 10-6 Lost Wild Card Round (Won 0 Rounds)
2007 8-8 Missed Playoffs
2006 6-10 Missed Playoffs
2005 9-7 Missed Playoffs
2004 8-8 Lost Divisional Round (Won 1 Round)
2003 9-7 Missed Playoffs
2002 6-10 Missed Playoffs
2001 5-11 Missed Playoffs
2000 11-5 Lost Conference Championship (Won 1 Round)
1999 10-6 Lost Divisional Round (Won 1 Round)
1998 15-1 Lost Conference Championship (Won 1 Round)
1997 9-7 Lost Divisional Round (Won 1 Round)
1996 9-7 Lost Wild Card Round (Won 0 Rounds)
1995 8-8 Missed Playoffs
1994 10-6 Lost Wild Card Round (Won 0 Rounds)
1993 9-7 Lost Wild Card Round (Won 0 Rounds)
1992 11-5 Lost Wild Card Round (Won 0 Rounds)
1991 8-8 Missed Playoffs
1990 6-10 Missed Playoffs
1989 10-6 Lost Divisional Round (Won 0 Rounds)
1988 11-5 Lost Divisional Round (Won 1 Round)
1987 8-7 Lost Conference Championship (Won 2 Rounds)
1986 9-7 Missed Playoffs
1985 7-9 Missed Playoffs
1984 3-13 Missed Playoffs
1983 8-8 Missed Playoffs
1982 5-4 Lost Divisional Round (Won 1 Round)
1981 7-9 Missed Playoffs
1980 9-7 Lost Divisional Round (Won 0 Rounds)
1979 7-9 Missed Playoffs
1978 8-7-1 Lost Divisional Round (Won 0 Rounds)
1977 9-5 Lost Conference Championship (Won 1 Round)
1976 11-2-1 Lost Super Bowl (Won 2 Rounds)
1975 12-2 Lost Divisional Round (Won 0 Rounds)
1974 10-4 Lost Super Bowl (Won 2 Rounds)
1973 12-2 Lost Super Bowl (Won 2 Rounds)
1972 7-7 Missed Playoffs
1971 11-3 Lost Divisional Round (Won 0 Rounds)
1970 12-2 Lost Divisional Round (Won 0 Rounds)
1969 12-2 Lost Super Bowl (Won 2 Rounds)
1968 8-6 Lost Divisional Round (Won 0 Rounds)
1967 3-8-3 Missed Playoffs
1966 4-9-1 Missed Playoffs
1965 7-7 Missed Playoffs
1964 8-5-1 Missed Playoffs
1963 5-8-1 Missed Playoffs
1962 2-11-1 Missed Playoffs
1961 3-11 Missed Playoffs

Minnesota Vikings History

Overview

The Minnesota Vikings have played a total of 63 seasons. Their first season was in 1961, and their most recent season was in 2023.

Have the Minnesota Vikings gone by any other names?

No, the Minnesota Vikings have been known by that name since 1961.

What division do the Minnesota Vikings play in?

The Minnesota Vikings currently play in the North Division of the National Football Conference, aka the NFC North.

What was the best start to a Vikings season?

The best start to a Vikings season was the 1975 Minnesota Vikings, who started the season 10-0. The second best start to a season was the 1973 Minnesota Vikings, who started the season going 9-0. The third best starts to a Vikings season was the 1998 Minnesota Vikings and the 2000 Minnesota Vikings, who both started the season at 7-0.

What was the worst start to a Vikings season?

The worst start to a Vikings season was the 1962 Minnesota Vikings, who started the season at 0-5. The second worst starts to a Vikings season was the 1967 Minnesota Vikings, the 2002 Minnesota Vikings and the 2011 Minnesota Vikings, who all started the season with 4 losses.

When was the last time the Vikings were in the playoffs?

The Minnesota Vikings last made the playoffs in 2022, when they lost the Wild Card Round. They've been in the playoffs a total of 31 times in their 63 seasons.

When was the last time the Vikings missed the playoffs?

The Minnesota Vikings last missed the playoffs in 2023.

When was the last time the Vikings won a playoff game?

In 2019, the Minnesota Vikings beat the New Orleans Saints in the Wild Card Round.

When was the last time the Vikings hosted a playoff game?

The Minnesota Vikings last played a home playoff game on Jan 15, 2023, when they hosted the Giants in the Wild Card Round of the 2022 NFL playoffs, in which the Vikings suffered a 24-31 loss.

When was the last time the Vikings lost a playoff game?

In 2022, the Minnesota Vikings lost to the New York Giants in the Wild Card Round.

What years did the Vikings make the Super Bowl?

The Minnesota Vikings have appeared in the Super Bowl 4 times, in 1969, 1973, 1974 and 1976.

How many Super Bowls have the Vikings won?

The Minnesota Vikings have never won a Super Bowl. The closest they came to winning a Super Bowl was in 1969, 1973, 1974 and 1976 when they lost the Super Bowl.

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