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Sunday slant: Stadium design should excite

2012 Vikings stadium rendering

The NFL is able to turn the mundane into a docudrama during the offseason, and the Vikings actually have something worth getting excited about in the middle of May – the unveiling of the new stadium design. This could be very interesting.

"America's Game" has long since passed "America's Pastime" as the fan favorite. The viewership numbers reflect that statement, and the ability to have eyeballs gravitate to prime-time television for such innocuous events as the annual schedule unveiling – even when fans already know which teams their favorite club will play – is further proof. More than a decade ago, a secretary at Viking Update... Recommended Stories