Vikings: NFL and team records set in 2015

Adrian Peterson set or tied five NFL records and the Vikings set or tied six team records in 2015.

NFL RECORDS (5)

• Most games with 200 or more rushing yards, Career: 6 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Tied: 6 O.J. Simpson, 1969-79

• Most 80- to 89-yard TD runs, Career: 4 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Tied: 4 Chris Johnson, 2008-15

• Most 70+-yard runs from scrimmage, Career: 8 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 7 Fred Taylor, 1998-2010, Chris Johnson, 2008-15, Barry Sanders, 1989-98

• Most 60+ yard runs from scrimmage, Career: 15 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 14 Barry Sanders, 1989-98

• Most 60+ yard TD runs from scrimmage, Career: 7 Adrian Peterson, 2007-15

     Old: 6 Adrian Peterson, 2007-14

TEAM RECORDS (6)

• Most kickoffs returned for touchdowns, Preseason: 1 in 2015

     Tied: 1, seven times, most recent in 2013

• Most preseason wins in first two seasons as head coach: 8 Mike Zimmer, 2014-15 (8-1-0)

     Tied: 8 Dennis Green, 1992-93 (8-1-0)

• Highest win percentage by a head coach in preseason, all-time: .889 Mike Zimmer, 2014-15

     Old: .667 Jerry Burns, 1986-91

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• Coldest Game by wind chill at a home game: -25 vs. Seattle, 1/10/2016 (Temp -6 - W 12 mph) 

     Old: -19 vs. Chicago, 12/3/1972 (Temp -2 - N 11 mph)

• Coldest game by temperature at a home game: -6 vs. Seattle, 1/10/2016 (Sunny - W 12 mph)

     Old: -2 vs. Chicago, 12/3/1972 (Partly Cloudy - N 11 mph)

• Fewest points scored by both teams in a playoff game: 19, Minnesota 9 vs. Seattle 10, 1/10/2016

     Old: 21 Minnesota 14 vs. L.A. Rams 7, 12/26/1977

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