Familiar Turf For Vikings Trio

Posted by Mike Wobschall on August 1, 2009 – 6:38 pm

The Vikings will practice under the lights at Blakeslee Stadium tonight in Mankato. Blakeslee Stadium is where the Minnesota State University, Mankato Mavericks football team plays its game, and the Vikings utilize the facility on occasion during training camp.

The Vikings have 3 players on the roster who have played on MSU’s Blakeslee field during their collegiate careers – TE Jim Kleinsasser (North Dakota), LB Kenny Onatolu (Nebraska-Omaha) and G Nick Urban (Winona State).

The team is scheduled to practice tonight from 7-9:15. Players and coaches will be available afterwards and we’ll have plenty of coverage on

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