The Vikings 2022 Offense by the Numbers: After Week 14

The Vikings 2022 Offense by the Numbers: After Week 14
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The Minnesota Vikings have 13 games in the books in 2022, with a 10-3 record exiting Week 14.

First-year head coach Kevin O’Connell lost for a third time in Week 14, thanks to an NFC North loss to the upstart Detroit Lions. Next up, the Vikings head home to play the 4-8-1 Indianapolis Colts, the 14th seed in the AFC’s playoff chase. Indianapolis has a 3% of reaching the postseason, per

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The Vikings are four-point favorites at home against the Colts, a team that was bullied in Week 13 during a 54-19 loss to the Dallas Cowboys.

These are the Vikings offensive rankings through Week 14.

Note: With bye weeks underway, all stats are “per game.”

  • 1st in Fewest Offensive Penalty Yards
  • 2nd in 4th Quarter Points Scored
  • 3rd in Pass Play % (Frequency)
  • 5th in 4th Down Conv %
  • 5th in Fewest Offensive Penalties
  • 6th in Fewest Giveaways
  • 6th in Yards per Point
  • 7th in Rushing TDs
  • 7th in 1st Downs
  • 8th in Passing Yards
  • 9th in TDs Scored
  • 10th in Points Scored
  • 10th in Redzone TD %
  • 10th in Completion %
  • 10th in INT %
  • 10th in 2nd Half Points Scored
  • 11th in Passing TDs
  • 12th in Points per Play
  • 13th in 3rd Down Conv %
  • 13th in 1st Half Points Scored
  • 14th in Scoring Differential
  • 14th in Passer Rating
  • 15th in Sack % Allowed
  • 17th in Yards Gained
  • 18th in Offense EPA/Play
  • 18th in Offense DVOA
  • 18th in Passing DVOA
  • 19th in Yards per Play
  • 19th in Yards per Pass
  • 20th in Sacks Allowed
  • 21st in Rushing DVOA
  • 22nd in Yards per Rush
  • 25th in Time of Possession
  • 27th in Rushing Yards
  • 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).