Football The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time  

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Big fan of Minnesota football? Then check out this list of Minnesota Vikings cornerbacks with photos and seasons as starters. It includes every starting cornerback from throughout Minnesota Vikings history, including current cornerbacks and past ones. An important part of the Minnesota defensive backfield, the CB position requires fast players to cover receivers, defend against pass offenses, and make tackles. Featuring 2018-2019 Vikings and some of the greatest NFL cornerbacks of all time, the best Vikings CBs include Antoine Winfield, Trae Waynes, Xavier Rhodes, Fred Smoot, and Cedric Griffin.

Who are the best cornerbacks in Minnesota Vikings history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of Minnesota Vikings starting cornerback.

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42 4
Antoine Winfield is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

2
40 7
Xavier Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

3
23 3
Carl Lee is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985

4
17 6
Cedric Griffin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006

5
17 7
Bobby Bryant is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969

6
12 6
Nate Wright is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Nate Wright

Seasons: 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973

7
18 12
Captain Munnerlyn is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014

8
21 15
Trae Waynes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Trae Waynes

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

9
12 9
Fred Smoot is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons:  2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002 , 2001

10
11 8
Chris Cook is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

11
9 6
Ed Sharockman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962

12
8 5
Corey Fuller is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995

13
8 7
Willie Teal is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Willie Teal

Seasons: 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981

14
7 6
Dewayne Washington is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Dewayne Washington

Seasons: 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994

15
7 7
Earsell Mackbee is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Earsell Mackbee

Seasons: 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966

16
6 6
Eric Kelly is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Eric Kelly

Seasons: 2002, 2001

17
5 5
Jimmy Hitchcock is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1999

18
7 8
Asher Allen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Asher Allen

Seasons: 2011, 2010

19
5 6
Charlie West is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1972, 1971

20
4 5
Ken Irvin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Ken Irvin

Seasons: 2003

21
3 4
John Turner is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
John Turner

Seasons: 1981, 1980, 1979

22
6 8
Brian Williams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002

23
5 7
Najee Mustafaa is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Najee Mustafaa

Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988

24
3 5
Rufus Bess is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Rufus Bess

Seasons: 1985, 1984, 1983

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3 5
Nate Allen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1976