Game time: 7 PM Central
Where: Some dome in Minneapolis
T.V.: It's on KCTV in Kansas City and I doubt it's broadcast many other places. I seem to recall last year heading to a bar to watch the first preseason game and they said DirectTV's Sunday Ticket didn't carry all of the preseason games. I'm not sure if that's true or not though.
Radio: 101 The Fox
I have to admit I'm not a big fan of the Friday night Kansas City Chiefs games, or NFL games for that matter. I always enjoyed filling up my final weekend day with football, not the last day of the work week.
- QB TYLER THIGPEN was a seventh-round pick of the
Vikings in 2007.
- Chiefs defensive assistant RONNIE BRADFORD (2002) and strength and
conditioning coach CEDRIC SMITH (’90) each played with Minnesota.
- Minnesota DE JARED ALLEN (2004-07) and CB BENNY SAPP (2004-
07) each played for Kansas City. Allen entered the NFL as a fourth-round
pick of the Chiefs in 2002.
- Minnesota TEs coach JIMMIE JOHNSON (’94) and WRs coach George
Stewart (’81) both played for Kansas City.
- Minnesota scouts FRANK ACEVEDO and TERRANCE GRAY both
worked with Kansas City as did Director of Player Development/Legal
LES PICO and asst. to the head coach MARY REDMOND.
- Vikings player personnel consultant PAUL WIGGIN is a former Chiefs
head coach (’75-77).
- Vikings LB BEN LEBER is a product of Kansas State.
- Minnesota asst. OL coact JIM HUEBER coached at Dodge City CC (’75-
78) and Wichita State (’79-80).
The Chiefs-Vikings preseason series is deadlocked at 7-7-0. Minnesota won the last preseason outing between the two squads by a 27-16 count at the Metrodome (8/12/05). KC’s last preseason win vs. the Vikings was a 26-16 victory at Arrowhead (8/16/03). Five different stadiums have hosted Chiefs-Vikings preseason contests, including the Liberty Bowl in Memphis, Tennessee where Marty Schottenheimer made his KC debut.
Use this morning thread to get you started today.
Will the Chiefs beat the Vikings tonight?
Yes (289 votes)
No (253 votes)
Not sure (83 votes)
625 total votes