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1979 Minnesota Vikings

1979 Minnesota Vikings Players And Stats

The 1979 Minnesota Vikings finished with a record of 7 wins and 9 losses, and they did not make the postseason. Overall they ranked 20th in the league in offensive yards gained and 17th in defensive yards allowed. They were coached by Bud Grant. The top fantasy point players were Tommy Kramer, Rickey Young and Ahmad Rashad. View all of the 1979 Vikings players, stats, fantasy points along with their roster and schedule.
Quarterbacks
With 258.80 fantasy points Tommy Kramer lead the Minnesota Vikings in 1979 on 3,397 passing yards and 23 TDs. In 16 games he averaged 16.18 points and even managed to put up a few points with his feet rushing for 138 yards.
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Running Backs
The top Minnesota Vikings fantasy Running Back of 1979 was Rickey Young. He averaged 8.67 fantasy points per game for 16 games for a total of 138.75 points. He also had 708 rushing yards and 3 rushing touchdowns. Other Minnesota Vikings rbs on the roster with fantasy points were Ted Brown with 551 rushing yards and 70.95 fantasy points and Chuck Foreman with 223 yards rushing and 41.65 fantasy points.Robert Miller with 109 yards rushing and 25.90 fantasy points.Brent McClanahan with 29 yards rushing and 5.75 fantasy points.Jimmy Edwards with 0 yards rushing and 0.10 fantasy points.
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Wide Receivers
Ahmad Rashad was the top Minnesota Vikings Fantasy Wide Receiver of 1979 with 80 receptions for 1,156 yards and 9 touchdowns. These numbers produced a total of 111.80 fantasy points for an average of 6.99 points per game. The other top Minnesota Vikings wide receiver fantasy point producers were Sammy White with 715 receiving yards on 42 receptions for 60.35 fantasy points and Terry LeCount with 119 yards receiving on 6 catches.Douglas Cunningham with 50 yards receiving on 5 catches.Robert Steele with 10 yards receiving on 1 catches.
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Tight Ends
Averaging 1.45 fantasy points per game for 16 games made Bob Tucker the top Minnesota Vikings Fantasy Tight End of 1979. Statistically, he had 24 receptions for 2 touchdowns and 223 receiving yards. The other top Minnesota Vikings tight end fantasy point producer of 1979 was Stu Voigt with 18.95 fantasy points on 139 receiving yards and 15 receptions.
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Kickers
The top fantasy kicker of 1979 for the Minnesota Vikings with 13 field goals and 28 extra points was Rick Danmeier. These stats produced a 16 game total of 67.00 fantasy points for an average of 4.19 per game.
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