The NFL released their 2014 schedules.  For the second straight year and sixth of the past seven seasons the Vikes will be opening up on the road.  You can meet someone in St. Louis for their opener on September 7.  Nearly all their games are noon starts.  They'll be on the NFL Network on Oct. 2 at Lambeau Field and have a 3:25pm kickoff at home against the Atlanta Falcons.  Their other home games are Sept. 14 against the Patriots, Oct. 12 versus the Lions, November 2 against Washington, Nov. 23 versus Green Bay, Nov. 30 against Carolina, Dec. 7 versus Jets, Dec. 28 against Chicago. Other  away games are Sept. 21 at New Orleans, Oct. 189 in Buffalo, Oct. 26 at Tampa Bay, Nov. 16 in Chicago, Dec. 14 at Detroit and Dec. 21 at Miami.  Their bye comes in week 10.  Remember Viking home games are at TCF Bank Stadium on the University of Minnesota campus for the next two seasons while a new stadium is being constructed on the old Metrodome site.

Vikes open season on road again!