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The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time 

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Updated October 13, 2018 1.5k votes 240 voters 3.3k views 41 items

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.

list ordered by
1
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
Xavier Rhodes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Xavier Rhodes

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

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
Bobby Bryant is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

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

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

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

6
Trae Waynes is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

7
Cedric Griffin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

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

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

Seasons: 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995

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

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

10
Audray McMillian is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1993, 1992, 1991

11
Dewayne Washington is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Dewayne Washington

Seasons: 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994

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

Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014

13
Issiac Holt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Issiac Holt

Seasons: 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985

14
Willie Teal is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Willie Teal

Seasons: 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981

15
Najee Mustafaa is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Najee Mustafaa

Seasons: 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988

16
Brian Williams is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002

17
Earsell Mackbee is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Earsell Mackbee

Seasons: 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966

18
John Turner is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
John Turner

Seasons: 1981, 1980, 1979

19
Jimmy Hitchcock is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1999

20
Fred Smoot is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

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

21
Robert Tate is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2001, 2000

22
Kenny Wright is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Kenny Wright

Seasons: 2001, 2000, 1999

23
Rufus Bess is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time
Rufus Bess

Seasons: 1985, 1984, 1983

24
Cris Dishman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 2000

25
Charlie West is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Minnesota Vikings Cornerbacks Of All Time

Seasons: 1972, 1971