Minnesota Vikings: Top 10 plays of last 20 years [VIDEO]
Remember when these guys were all on the same team a couple years ago?
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Are you ready for some Minnesota Vikings 2012 football?!?
Sunday afternoon, the Vikes kick off their season at home against the lowly Jacksonville Jaguars. And to get you in the mood, we've ransacked YouTube for the top 10 Purple plays in modern history -- roughly, the last 20 years or so.
So sorry, fans of Fran Tarkenton, Tommy Kramer, Jim Marshall, and other old-school legends -- this list only goes as far back as Jim McMahon, Cris Carter, and Robert Smith. Still, there's an impressive smorgasbord of plays to choose from. Think we forgot a classic? Let us know in the comments.
10. T-Jax to Sidney Rice... bet you didn't think this hookup would make the list.
9. Antoine Winfield records a sack, fumble recovery, and touchdown all on the same play.
8. No shoes, no problem for Robert Smith.
7. Brad Johnson throws a TD pass... to himself.
6. Warren Moon's 65-yard overtime touchdown strike to Cris Carter ends a Vikings-Bears classic.
5. Bernard Berrian with the longest TD reception in Vikes history.
4. Randy Moss with a crazy lateral to Moe Williams for a touchdown as the second-quarter clock expires.
3. Adrian Peterson demolishes the Browns defense.
2. Randy Moss' moon over Green Bay.
1. "Oh my heavens! Greg Lewis, welcome to Minnesota!"
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