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George Stewart
Wide Receivers

BIOGRAPHY

  • Coach Stewart will be leading the Vikings Wide Receivers for the 8th straight season in 2014.
  • Stewart helped rookie Cordarrelle Patterson finish the 2013 strong and become one of the most dangerous players in the NFL. Patterson’s 4 receiving TDs were tied for 1st on the team and he finished with 3 receiving TDs in the final 4 games.
  • Patterson became the 1st player in NFL history to record 4 receiving TDs, 3 rushing TDs, and 2 KR TDs in a single-season.
  • The 3 rushing TDs by Patterson broke a team-record for most rushing TDs in a season by a WR. His 50-yard rushing TD versus Detroit (12/29/13) was the longest scoring rush by a WR in franchise history.
  • WR Jerome Simpson recorded a career-high 726 receiving yards in 2013.
  • Stewart has been a part of 8 playoffs teams and has coached in 3 NFC Championship Games.
  • As the Vikings WR coach, Stewart has helped Percy Harvin win Rookie of the Year honors along with Pro Bowl honors. WR Sidney Rice also made his only Pro Bowl appearance in 2009 under Stewart’s tutelage. While in San Francisco, WR Terrell Owens would be named All-Pro and be selected to the Pro Bowl from 2000-2002.
  • The 2009 Vikings became only the 2nd team in NFL history to have 6 players catch 40+ passes in a season.
  • Stewart coached under Lou Holtz at the University of Minnesota from 1984-85 as the Offensive Line Coach.
  • Was a standout offensive guard for the Arkansas Razorbacks from 1977-80. Appeared in 4 straight bowl games and captured the 1979 Southwest Conference title. Named to the Arkansas Team of the Decade for the 1970s.
  • Coach Stewart will be leading the Vikings Wide Receivers for the 8th straight season in 2014.
  • Stewart helped rookie Cordarrelle Patterson finish the 2013 strong and become one of the most dangerous players in the NFL. Patterson’s 4 receiving TDs were tied for 1st on the team and he finished with 3 receiving TDs in the final 4 games.
  • Patterson became the 1st player in NFL history to record 4 receiving TDs, 3 rushing TDs, and 2 KR TDs in a single-season.
  • The 3 rushing TDs by Patterson broke a team-record for most rushing TDs in a season by a WR. His 50-yard rushing TD versus Detroit (12/29/13) was the longest scoring rush by a WR in franchise history.
  • WR Jerome Simpson recorded a career-high 726 receiving yards in 2013.
  • Stewart has been a part of 8 playoffs teams and has coached in 3 NFC Championship Games.
  • As the Vikings WR coach, Stewart has helped Percy Harvin win Rookie of the Year honors along with Pro Bowl honors. WR Sidney Rice also made his only Pro Bowl appearance in 2009 under Stewart’s tutelage. While in San Francisco, WR Terrell Owens would be named All-Pro and be selected to the Pro Bowl from 2000-2002.
  • The 2009 Vikings became only the 2nd team in NFL history to have 6 players catch 40+ passes in a season.
  • Stewart coached under Lou Holtz at the University of Minnesota from 1984-85 as the Offensive Line Coach.
  • Was a standout offensive guard for the Arkansas Razorbacks from 1977-80. Appeared in 4 straight bowl games and captured the 1979 Southwest Conference title. Named to the Arkansas Team of the Decade for the 1970s.