|17||Bears||L 10 - 24||4||2||2||0||0||0|
|16||@Lions||W 27 - 9||2||2||0||0||0||0|
|15||Dolphins||W 41 - 17||5||4||1||2||0||0|
|14||@Seahawks||L 7 - 21||2||1||1||1||0||0|
|13||@Patriots||L 10 - 24||6||4||2||0||0||0|
|12||Packers||W 24 - 17||4||2||2||0||0||0|
|11||@Bears||L 20 - 25||4||4||0||0||0||0|
|9||Lions||W 24 - 9||8||5||3||3.5||0||0||0||1|
|8||Saints||L 20 - 30||2||1||1||0||0||0|
|7||@Jets||W 37 - 17||4||1||3||1||0||0|
|6||Cardinals||W 27 - 17||5||3||2||2||0||0|
|5||@Eagles||W 23 - 21||2||2||0||1||0||0|
|4||@Rams||L 31 - 38||6||3||3||1||0||0|
|3||Bills||L 6 - 27||5||5||0||1||0||0|
|2||@Packers||T 29 - 29||5||4||1||1||0||0|
|1||49ers||W 24 - 16||4||4||0||1||0||0|
GP/GS Career GP/GS Playoffs GP/GS
16/16 46/17 3/2
- Started all 16 games for the first time in his career in 2017.
- Became the youngest player in franchise history to lead the team in sacks with 12.5 – the most by an NFL DE and tied for 3rd in the league overall – in 2016.
- Ranked 2nd in the NFL among 2015 rookies with 6.0 sacks and earned a spot on PFWA All-Rookie team.
- Born in Jamaica, moved to the United States at age 8.
OFF THE FIELD
Name is pronounced Duh-neal…Parents are of Jamaican descent; the family moved to the United States when Danielle was 8 years old…Visited Iceland during the 2017 offseason with teammates DT Linval Joseph and TE Kyle Rudolph as a part of the team’s Viking Heritage trip...Majored in sports administration at LSU...Enjoys flying his Inspire 1 drone...During 2016 NFL Draft, he announced the Vikings 4th-round pick, Willie Beavers from Western Michigan, during a community event at Mall of America...Enjoys motor sports and is a car and motor parts enthusiast...Uncle is a Marine.
Hunter Reflects on Week One of OTAs, Stresses Importance of 'Doing Little Things The Right Way'
Vikings DE Danielle Hunter joined vikings.com's Mike Wobschall after OTA No. 3 on Thursday to look back on the first week of the team being back on the practice field, honing his craft by focusing on the small details of rushing the passer, the depth on the defensive line, and more.