Per PFF, the Vikings Top Players from Best to Worst: Thru Week 11

Nov 21, 2021; Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) throws a pass during the first quarter against the Green Bay Packers at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports

Heading into week 12 at the San Francisco 49ers, these are the Minnesota Vikings grades from best to worst per Pro Football Focus.

Of note, the only players listed are those who qualify for PFF’s minimum snaps.

Vikings Top Players

1. QB – Kirk Cousins (90.2)

2. WR – Justin Jefferson (86.1)

3. EDGE – Danielle Hunter (81.2)

4. WR – Adam Thielen (74.0)

5. DT – Dalvin Tomlinson (73.8)

6. S – Harrison Smith (73.2)

7. FB – C.J. Ham (70.3)

8. RT – Brian O’Neill (69.4)

9. S – Xavier Woods (67.8)

10. DT – Armon Watts (67.5)

11. LB – Eric Kendricks (66.6)

12. TE – Tyler Conklin (66.5)

13. CB – Cameron Dantzler (65.2)

14. LT – Christian Darrisaw (65.0)

15. C – Mason Cole (63.8)

16. EDGE – Everson Griffen (63.7)

17. CB – Patrick Peterson (63.6)

18. RB – Dalvin Cook (63.3)

19. RG – Oli Udoh (62.3)

20. WR – K.J. Osborn (62.1)

21. DT – Sheldon Richardson (61.3)

22. LB – Anthony Barr (60.5)

23. RB – Alexander Mattison (60.0)

24. LG – Ezra Cleveland (59.3)

25. C – Garrett Bradbury (56.2)

26. CB – Bashaud Breeland (54.7)

27. EDGE – D.J. Wonnum (49.7)

28. LB – Nick Vigil (47.4)

29. CB – Mackensie Alexander (46.8)

30. LT – Rashod Hill (40.1)

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).