Minnesota Vikings defeat Seattle Seahawks, 35-9
An already surreal season became even harder to believe, when Vikings fans began chanting "MVP!" for former longtime nemesis Brett Favre with 10 minutes, 15 seconds left in Sunday's 35-9 victory over Seattle at the Metrodome.
"I couldn't tell what they were saying," Favre said. "It was loud. I had some guys come over and congratulate me and I was like, 'For what?' I knew everyone was cheering for something, but I thought they were talking about completion records or som...
After seeing Percy Harvin do what amounted to a Metrodome leap into the stands after his 23-yard touchdown catch to open the scoring in the second quarter Sunday, Visanthe Shiancoe thought about doing the same when he hauled in an 8-yard scoring pass from Brett Favre.
Shiancoe quickly decided against such a move.
"[Harvin's] got a little bit more ups than me, so I didn't want to embarrass myself," Shiancoe said. "It's kind of slippery around [there], so if you take t...
As Brad Childress addressed his team during their Saturday night meeting, the Vikings coach asked for a show of hands for one simple question: "Who feels like we have played our best game so far?"
Despite eight victories in nine games, not one hand was raised.
On Sunday, Childress' players accepted the not-so-subtle challenge and went about playing their best game, a dominating 35-9 victory over the Seattle Seahawks at the Metrodome.
Try as they might, the Vikings...