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  • BHM: Forward Progress

    Posted Feb 27, 2015

    As February comes to a close we look back on our celebration of Black History Month. For more visit vikings.com/bhm.

  • BHM: Peaceful Protests

    Posted Feb 25, 2015

    Former Vikings Carl Eller, E.J. Henderson and Vikings Chief Operating Officer Kevin Warren look back at the Greensboro, NC Sit-Ins of 1960 which led to social change through peaceful protests. For more visit vikings.com/bhm.

  • BHM: Football Forefathers

    Posted Feb 24, 2015

    Learn the rarely-discussed history of the first African-Americans in the NFL including the story of Kenny Washington, a teammate of Jackie Robinson at UCLA, who became the first to sign a contract with an NFL team after World War II. For more visit vikings.com/bhm.

  • BHM: Justice For All

    Posted Feb 23, 2015

    Minnesota Supreme Court Justice and Vikings Hall of Famer Alan Page discusses the meaning of Black History Month with Mark Rosen. For more visit vikings.com/bhm.

  • BHM: Homegrown Leader

    Posted Feb 21, 2015

    Roy Wilkins rose from humble beginnings in St. Paul, Minnesota to become the head of the NAACP and one of the most influential leaders of the Civil Rights Movement. For more visit vikings.com/bhm.

  • BHM: Race and Sports

    Posted Feb 20, 2015

    World-renowned civil rights activist Dr. Richard Lapchick gives his thoughts on how sports have positively impacted race relations in our country throughout history. For more visit vikings.com/bhm.

  • BHM: Painful Memories

    Posted Feb 18, 2015

    Vikings Ring of Honor member Jim Marshall, the grandson of a freed slave from Ethiopia and a white Irish lady, recalls the cruelty he encountered as a child. For more visit vikings.com/bhm.

  • BHM: A Triumph For Freedom

    Posted Feb 17, 2015

    Civil Rights activists showed courage and conviction during a 54-mile, multi-day march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in March 1965. The successful march followed a horrific scene during an earlier attempt and helped eliminate voting restrictions. For more visit vikings.com/bhm.

  • BHM: Constant Reminders

    Posted Feb 16, 2015

    Minnesota Supreme Court Justice and Vikings Hall of Famer Alan Page shares with Mark Rosen artifacts of the African American experience, including a slave-made brick originally used in the White House. For more visit vikings.com/bhm.

  • BHM: A Punting Pioneer

    Posted Feb 15, 2015

    Greg Coleman’s passion for punting and commitment to practice enabled him to do so at the game’s highest level.