After two highly successful seasons in 2012 and 2013, Vikings: Beyond the Gridiron will return for a third season. The documentary-style show focuses on the rare inside access that only a team network can provide. Beyond the Gridiron is co-produced by VEN and Elite Edge Productions and airs Saturdays on KARE 11 and Sundays on Fox Sports North.
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“Beyond The Gridiron,” the Vikings Emmy Award-winning documentary-style show, returns to the air over the next few weeks with draft preview and recap shows, with the first airing of the Draft Preview show scheduled for this Sunday on Fox Sports North after the Twins-Indians game. The first pitch of that game is scheduled for 1:10 PM, with “Beyond The Gridiron” set to air at 4:30 PM, depending of course on the length of the game.
Here is a full schedule of airings of the Draft Preview show, all of which will air on FSN:Sunday, 4/19: 4:30 PM
Then, the Draft Recap show will air at these dates + times on FSN:Sunday, 5/3: 4:30 PM