NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was wired for sound and took a tour of U.S. Bank Stadium, which is now more than 80 percent complete, during a recent visit to the Twin Cities.
Former Vikings player and coach Pete Bercich joins Paul Allen on this week's "Vikings GamePlan" to look at some of the high-end offensive firepower Atlanta will bring to the table, including QB Matt Ryan, WR Julio Jones and others.
Get the Atlanta perspective from AtlantaFalcons.com's D.J. Shockely, and then, Paul Allen and Mike Wobschall talk about things from the Vikings' point of view, including how the Vikings might look to get Adrian Peterson more involved this week and how the defense will look to contain the dynamic WR Julio Jones.
In the week 12 'Words with Teammates' battle, UCLA-bred linebackers Anthony Barr and Eric Kendricks team up and look to set a new high score for the season. Watch full episodes of "Vikings Connected" at 10 PM each Saturday on WFTC, Sundays at 10 AM on FSN or at
The NFL Network crew predict some of the big games this week, including predicting who will come out on top in Atlanta between the Vikings and Falcons.
In this edition of "Vikings Connected," hosts Erin Newburg and Ben Leber play another round of 'Facemash,' and then look at fan-submitted tweets of fans taking part in Movember.
During the 1969 season, the Vikings took on the Detroit Lions on Thanksgiving and won 27-0, thanks in large part to Jim Marshall intercepting a pass, running 30 yards and making a no-look lateral to Alan Page, who returned it the final 15 yards for a touchdown.
This week, Brian Robison makes the rounds in the locker room to ask his teammates several Thanksgiving-related questions, including dinner hissy fits, which teammate you wouldn't invite over for dinner, their best turkey gobbles, and much more.