|How Acquired: Signed with the Vikings on Aug. 18, 2009, after completing rehab from surgery to detach a partially torn biceps tendon.
2009: Named to his 11th Pro Bowl and was selected the team’s 2009 Offensive Team MVP, an honor voted on by teammates. Set career marks for passer rating (107.2), completion percentage (68.4) and interception percentage (1.3). Had a career-low seven interceptions. Threw for 4,202 yards, his highest total since 1998 and ranked second in the NFL in passer rating and interception percentage, third and completion percentage and tied for second with 33 TD passes. His passer rating and completion percentage rank second in Vikings single-season history, and he ranks third in TD passes and fourth in passing yards. Is the only player in franchise history with at least 500 career passes to have a passer rating above 100. Had three four-touchdown games and nine games with a passer rating above 100. Set a Vikings single-game record for completion percentage against Seattle (88.0 pct.) by connecting on 22 of 25 passes.
Earned NFC Offensive Player of the Month in November, NFC Offensive Player of the Week three times and FedEx Air Player of the Week three times.
Career: Holds NFL records for attempts (9,811), completions (6,083), yards (69,329), 3,000-yard seasons (18), TD passes (497), interceptions (317), wins (181), consecutive starts (285), games played by a non-kicker (289) and four-TD games (23).