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Hutchinson to Answer Qs via 'Heart of a Hall of Famer' Live Facebook Event


EAGAN, Minn. – Young Vikings fans can engage in a unique opportunity while distance-learning due to school closures caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Youth are encouraged to visit the Pro Football Hall of Fame Facebook page at 11 a.m. (CT) Wednesday to engage in the annual Heart of a Hall of Famer series, powered by Extreme Networks.

This year's featured guest will be former Vikings guard Steve Hutchinson, who was announced on Feb. 1 among the 2020 Hall of Fame inductees. He was in his third year of eligibility.


The Pro Football Hall of Fame will stream the program LIVE on Facebook and will take questions from students throughout the presentation.

Through the Vikings Youth Marketing program, approximately 600 teachers from schools throughout Minnesota and the Dakotas were invited to participate.

To ask a question from home, comment on the post with the following information:

1. First name of student

2. Name/location of school

3. Question for Hutchinson

A member of the All-Decade Team of the 2000s, Hutchinson was a seven-time All-Pro selection (five-time First-Team All-Pro) and seven-time Pro Bowler who started all 169 games in which he played.

Hutchinson began his career in Seattle as the 17th overall pick of the Seahawks in the 2001 NFL Draft out of the University of Michigan. He played for Seattle from 2001 to 2005 before coming to Minnesota for the next six seasons. Hutchinson finished his career with Tennessee in 2012.