Fan voting to name the 50 Greatest Vikings of all-time opened on Monday, October 11 and the response has been resounding, with over 200,000 votes cast. The two greatest WRs in Vikings history, Cris Carter and Randy Moss, currently lead in fan voting, with Fran Tarkenton and Adrian Peterson close behind.
Rounding out the Top 10 are John Randle, Alan Page, Randall McDaniel, Jim Marshall, Chuck Foreman and Carl Eller.
Go to vikings.com/50 to learn more about the Vikings 50th season celebration. You can also click here to log on and cast your votes for the 50 Greatest Vikings of all-time.
Fan voting runs for 50 days, ending at 11:50 p.m. CT on November 29. The 50 Greatest Vikings players, along with franchise contributors, will be unveiled at a ticketed event on Sunday night, December 19; details of that event will be released soon. In addition, the 50 Greatest Vikings will be recognized at halftime of the final Vikings home game of the 2010 regular season, when the Vikings host the Chicago Bears on Monday Night Football.
You have the opportunity to recognize the players that built the rich tradition of the Minnesota Vikings. Cast your vote today!
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