From their very first game, the Minnesota
Vikings proved that winning is a big part of the team's makeup.
A rookie quarterback named Fran Tarkenton came off the bench
to lead Minnesota to a shocking 37-13 upset of the Chicago Bears
in the franchise's debut. Every since, the Vikings have
been among the league's elite that has included one NFL championship
and three NFC crowns.
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