The Vikings 2022 Offense by the Numbers: After Week 16

The Vikings 2022 Offense by the Numbers: After Week 16
The Vikings 2022 Offense by the Numbers: After Week 16

Each week, VikingsTerritory tracks the 2022 Minnesota Vikings offense by the numbers. This is the after-Week-16 edition.

The Vikings have 15 games in the books in 2022, with a 12-3 record exiting Week 16.

First-year head coach Kevin O’Connell won for the 12th time in Week 16, thanks to a walkoff field goal from Greg Joseph. Next up, the Vikings hit the road to play the 7-8 Green Bay Packers, the 10th seed in the NFC’s playoff chase. Green Bay has a 27% of reaching the postseason, per

after week 16
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The Vikings are three-point underdogs against the Packers, a team that defeated the Miami Dolphins on Christmas courtesy of bizarre Tua Tagovailoa interceptions. If the Packers beat the Vikings in Week 17 and the Detroit Lions in Week 18, they have a very real shot at the postseason.

The Vikings 2022 Offense by the Numbers: After Week 16

  • 1st in 4th Quarter Points Scored
  • 2nd in 2nd Half Points Scored
  • 3rd in Pass Play % (frequency)
  • 3rd in Yards per Point
  • 4th in Fewest Offensive Penalty Yards
  • 5th in 1st Downs
  • 5th in Passing TDs
  • 5th in Fewest Offensive Penalties
  • 6th in Passing Yards
  • 6th in Fewest Giveaways
  • 7th in Points Scored
  • 7th in Redzone TD %
  • 7th in TDs Scored
  • 7th in Rushing TDs
  • 8th in Lowest INT %
  • 11th in Points per Play
  • 11th in Completion %
  • 11th in Passer Rating
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  • 12th in Yards Gained
  • 13th in 1st Half Points Scored
  • 15th in 3rd Down Conv %
  • 16th in Passing DVOA
  • 17th in Offense EPA/Play
  • 18th in Yards per Play
  • 18th in Yards per Pass
  • 19th in Offense DVOA
  • 19th in Sack % Allowed
  • 21st in 4th Down Conv%
  • 25th in Yards per Rush
  • 26th in Rushing DVOA
  • 27th in Sacks Allowed
  • 28th in Rushing Yards
  • 28th in Time of Possession
  • 30th in Rush Play % (frequency)

Dustin Baker is a political scientist who graduated from the University of Minnesota in 2007. Subscribe to his daily YouTube Channel, VikesNow. 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).