EAGAN, Minn. — The Minnesota Vikings (5-2) will host the Washington Redskins (1-6) at 7:20 p.m. (CT) Thursday, Oct. 24, at U.S. Bank Stadium.
Minnesota will close out its first half of the regular season with a unique look. The Vikings will sport #PrimetimePurple uniforms, wearing a combination of purple jerseys and purple pants for just the sixth time in franchise history.
Series standings: The game will be the 27th meeting between the franchises in the regular season or postseason. The Vikings are 11-10 in the regular season and 2-3 in playoff games.
A special night: Fans will be able to celebrate the induction of Steve Jordan into the Vikings Ring of Honor during a halftime ceremony. Jordan is the 25th member of the honorary group and first tight end. He recorded his single-game career high receiving yards (179) against Washington in 1986.
Reunion tour: In case you haven't heard, the game will feature both quarterbacks facing their former teams. Minnesota QB Kirk Cousins, who is on quite a hot streak the past three weeks, will face the team that drafted him in 2012 for the first time. Washington QB Case Keenum will play at U.S. Bank Stadium for the first time since Jan. 14, 2018, when he completed a 61-yard walkoff touchdown to Stefon Diggs, a magical moment that was instantly dubbed the "Minneapolis Miracle." Adding to the intrigue will be the return of running back Adrian Peterson, who starred for the Vikings from 2007-16.
Here are all the ways to catch the action:
FOX (KMSP in Minneapolis/St. Paul) and NFL Network
Play-by-Play: Joe Buck
Analyst: Troy Aikman
Sideline Reporters: Erin Andrews and Kristina Pink
Because this is a national broadcast, fans from coast to coast will be able to watch the game on their iOS mobile devices with the VIKINGS APP or VIKINGS MOBILE SITE (Safari browser only).
Play-by-Play: Hannah Storm
Analyst: Andrea Kremer
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KFAN 100.3-FM/KTLK 1130-AM in Minneapolis/St. Paul
Play-by-Play: Paul Allen
Analyst: Pete Bercich
Sideline Reporters: Greg Coleman & Ben Leber
Radio Pre-game Show: Mike Mussman | 5:30 p.m. (CT)
KFAN and KTLK serve as the flagship stations for the five-state Vikings Radio Network.
View images of the Vikings equipment staff getting the team's Primetime Purple uniforms ready for this Thursday's game against the Redskins.
Westwood One Sports
Play-by-Play: Mike Tirico
Analyst: Tony Boselli
Sirius: WAS 81 or Streaming 831; 83 or Streaming 819
XM: WAS 225 or Streaming 831; 226 or Streaming 819
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