Are the Minnesota Vikings Destined to Take the Lombardi in ’09?


Published: March 24, 2009


... very good in his preseason performance. But with a slow start behind their original starter, the Vikings were quick to make the change to Gus Frerotte.

Frerotte helped the team jump back, getting them to a 7-4 record before getting hurt during the Lions road game. Then, the Jackson from the preseason took over and led the Vikings to their first ever NFC North title; the last time Minnesota took a division, they were in the NFC Central in 2000.

It was argued last year that the only thing holding the Vikings back from a Super Bowl was their lack of a quarterback. Will the addition of Sage Rosenfels this offseason be the key to another Viking division title and more?


Now with the draft approaching, another question is added: What young talent can the team pick up?

Minnesota lost Pro Bowlers C Matt Birk and S Darren Sharper, so there are various directions in which the Vikes could go.


Will the Vikings of 2009 be the team to br...

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - NFL
Article Source: