History lesson: Vikings QBs vs. Green Bay through the years

  • Article by: BRIAN STENSAAS , Star Tribune
  • Updated: October 26, 2013 - 5:58 PM

You’ve heard about the Vikings current quarterback situation all week. And when that talk has quieted down, the volume goes up about how good Aaron Rodgers has been (24 touchdowns, four interceptions) in his career under center against Minnesota. But how have Vikings quarterbacks fared against Green Bay over the years? We’re glad you asked.

Fran Tarkenton (28 games. 13-14-1 record. 33 TDs, 34 INTs)


First: 10/22/61: 15/24, 130 yds, 3 INT (22 rushyd, 1TD) (L: 33-7)
Last: 11/26/78: 20/37, 199 yds 1 TD, 4 INT (T: 10-10)

Joe Kapp (Six games. 5-1 record. 2 TDs, 5 INTs)


First: 10/15/67: 2/11, 25 yds, 2 INT (W: 10-7)
Last: 11/16/69: 4/11, 41 yds, 1 INT (W: 9-7)

Tommy Kramer (14 games. 5-9 record. 19 TDs, 16 INTs)


First: 9/23/79: 19/26, 245 yds, 2 TDs, 2 INTs. (W: 27-21)
Last: 10/15/89: 14/24 172 yds, 2 TDs, 1 INT. (W: 26-14)

Wade Wilson (Seven games. 1-6 record. 3 TDs, 7 INTs)


First: 11/11/84: 19-37 183 yds, 2 TDs, 1 INT (L: 45-17)
Last: 11/26/89: 23/38, 309 yds, 2 INTs (L: 20-19)

Rich Gannon (Five games. 3-2 record. 8 TDs, 7 INTs)


First: 10/28/90: 19/41 230 yds, 1 TD, 5 INTs (L: 24-10)
Last: 9/6/92: 21/44, 266 yds, 2TD, 1 INT (W: 23-20)

Warren Moon (Five games. 3-2 record. 6 TDs, 9 INTs)


First: 9/4/94: 20/37 166 yds 3 INTs (L: 16-10)
Last: 9/22/96: 24/40 280 yds 2 TDs, 2 INTs (W: 30-21)

Randall Cunningham (Four games. 2-2 record. 7 TDs, 3 INTs)


First: 12/1/97: 6/12 72 yds (L: 27-11 *Did not start*)
Last: 9/26/99: 18/32, 244 yds, 1 TD, 2 INTs (L: 23-20)

Brad Johnson (Eight games. 3-5 record. 5 TDs, 8 INTs)


First: 10/22/95: 10/17, 94 yds, INT (L: 38-21 *Did not start*)
Last: 11/12/06: 18/30, 257 yds, 1 TD, 1 INT (L: 23-17)

Daunte Culpepper (11 games. 5-6 record. 27 TDs, 6 INTs)


First: 11/6/2000: 7/34, 276 yds. 2 TDs, 3 INTs (L: 26-20)
Last: 10/23/05: 23/31, 280 yds. 2 TDs (W: 23-20)

Brett Favre (Four games. 2-2 yards. 8 TDs, 4 INTs)


First: 10/5/09: 24/31, 271 yds. 3 TDs (W: 30-23)
Last: 11/21/10: 17/38, 208 yds. 1 INT (L: 31-3)

Christian Ponder (Four games. 1-3 record. 6 TDs, 5 INTs)


First: 10/23/11: 13/32, 219 yds. 2 TDs, 2INTs (L: 33-27)
Latest: 12/30/12: 16/28, 234 yds. 3 TDs (W: 37-34)

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