Just the Numbers: Vikings Offensive Rankings after Week 11

Nov 21, 2021; Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson (18) celebrates his touchdown with wide receiver Adam Thielen (19) during the third quarter against the Green Bay Packers at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

The Minnesota Vikings have 10 games in the books in 2021, with a 5-5 record heading into Week 12.

A win over the San Francisco 49ers and the Detroit Lions would put a junior stranglehold on the Vikings playoffs hopes. In a good way.

These are the Vikings offensive rankings through Week 11.

Please note: Bye weeks are underway, so all stats are ranked on a per-game basis.

  • 1st in Fewest Giveaways
  • 1st in Fewest Interceptions
  • 1st in 4th Down Conversion %
  • 2nd in Passing DVOA
  • 2nd in Passer Rating
  • 2nd Fewest Sacks Surrendered
  • 5th in Redzone TD %
  • 6th in Completion %
  • 6th in 1st Half Points Scored
  • 7th in Yards Gained
  • 8th in Passing Yards
  • 8th in Passing TDs
  • 9th in Offensive DVOA
  • 10th in Yards per Pass
  • 11th in Offensive EPA/play
  • 11th in Rushing Yards
  • 12th in 1st Downs
  • 13th in Points Scored
  • 13th in Yards per Play
  • 14th in Points per Play
  • 14th in Yards per Point
  • 15th in Touchdowns
  • 15th in Yards per Rush
  • 17th in Time of Possession
  • 18th in 3rd Down Conversion %
  • 20th in 2nd Half Points Scored
  • 29th in Offensive Penalties
  • 29th in Rushing DVOA
  • 31st in Rushing TDs
  • 31st in Offensive Penalty Yards

Dustin Baker is a political scientist who graduated from the University of Minnesota in 2007. He hosts a podcast with Bryant McKinnie, which airs every Wednesday with Raun Sawh and Sally from Minneapolis. His Viking fandom dates back to 1996. Listed guilty pleasures: Peanut Butter Ice Cream, ‘The Sopranos,’ and The Doors (the band).