A National Football League team based in Minneapolis, Minnesota USA.
- Founded: 1961 (NFL expansion)
- Home stadium: Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome, Minneapolis
- Uniform colors: Purple and Gold (or White, Purple and Gold)
- Helmet design: purple with a white viking horn
- League championships won: NFL 1969
- Super Bowl appearances: IV (lost), VIII (lost), IX (lost), XI (lost)
Players of note
- Football Hall of Famers: Paul Krause, Alan Page, Fran Tarkenton, Ron Yary
- Current stars: Cris Carter, Daunte Culpepper, Randy Moss
- Retired numbers:
- Not to be forgotten: Matt Blair, Jack del Rio, Joe Kapp
- Cris Carter. Wide receiver, second only to Jerry Rice in career number of yards.