The Minnesota Vikings are a paradox: Since their establishment in 1961, the Vikes have had one of the highest winning percentages in the NFL. Their 26 playoff appearances are third most in league history. Yet, they're an exercise in futility when it comes to actual closure. In the Super Bowl, only one team has had worse luck than Minnesota. Four teams have lost the Super Bowl four times. Of those four teams, the Denver Broncos and New England Patriots have managed to offset their four Super Bowl … more
If a Disney writer, a Hollywood producer, and the NFL commissioner all got in a room together before this football season, you would have a movie script that has the 40-year old Brett Favre leading the championship-deprived Minnesota Vikings to the Superbowl. And yet, that is what Favre and the Vikings have nearly accomplished. After demolishing the Dallas Cowboys last weekend in the Metrodome, the Minnesota Vikings are heading to the NFC Championship against the New Orleans … more
The Minnesota Vikings participate in the National Football League (NFL) and are based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Minnesota plays its games in the North of the NFC. The Minnesota Vikings, founded in 1961, play home games at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome and have won one NFL Titles (1969).