The struggling, 0-3 Vikings are playing the struggling, 0-3 Steelers this weekend in England, in an attempt to show the mother country that American football is actually worth watching.
But it appears the British are not coming around to our way of thinking.
Vikings fans on Reddit decided to invade an England thread to teach them about Viking pride:
They do think this Adrian Peterson fella makes a "jolly good effort." But the rest of the "purple club" are a bunch of ... well, maybe that word isn't so bad in England.
Of course, England isn't taking the invasion laying down. They've organized their own raiding party, so modern Paul Reveres will have to add "three if by Internet" to the alert code: