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Vikings finally start to rebuild

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In historical terms, it was a disastrous 2011 season for the Minnesota Vikings.

Two years ago, the Vikings' ownership sold out their future to go for a final push for the Super Bowl by coaxing Brett Favre out of retirement for a second time in as many years.


They stockpiled their roster with old, veteran players, ready to win now.

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Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.