On October 12, 1989, the Minnesota Vikings made one of the worst trades in pro sports history by obtaining Herschel Walker from the Dallas Cowboys. Here's a look at Walker's Vikings' debut. For the record: Minnesota won zero Super Bowls as a result of the trade. Dallas won three.
Following the 2004 season, the Vikings pulled off an unlikely playoff victory over the NFC North Champion Green Bay Packers. Thanks to the Daily Norseman for reminding us how great this game was.
Four up, four down. That's the Vikings Super Bowl history, as we all know too well. But it's still kind of fun to take a peek at that fading video, starting with IV against the Chiefs in 1970.
We're not exactly sure how Super Bowl IV featuring the Vikings and Chiefs is on YouTube in its entirety (the clip runs 2 hours, 51 minutes), but we're not complaining. Sure, the Vikings lost, but Video Vault doesn't get any better than this -- even if it is in beautiful black and white. Watch it now before those pesky NFL lawyers order YouTube to yank it down.
All this week, we're taking quick peeks at the Vikings' four Super Bowl appearances. Here are the highlights from Jan. 12, 1975, at Tulane Stadium in New Orleans where the Purple People Eaters clashed with the Steel Curtain.
All this week, we're taking quick peeks at the Vikings' four Super Bowl appearances. Here's what it looked like at Rice Stadium in Houston on Jan. 13, 1974, when the Purple faced Don Shula's Miami Dolphins.
Sano got super hot during his five-game rehab stint.
Omg, millennials and Gen Z-ers.
100+ people have died during this stretch every year since 2012.
The turkey had been chasing motorists and pedestrians for weeks.
The Minnesota chain will carry the products at its 30 stores.
If players don't stand for the anthem, the NFL will fine their team.
But it's not all good news for the Richfield retail giant.
The Twin Cities radio personality said it was a new level of awful.
Oh he** no, she tweeted.
Western Minnesota has the best chance for severe storms.