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Still amped: Players talk Vikings-Packers

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The Vikings (1-5) will be underdogs at home against the undefeated Packers, but there is still a rivalry at stake. Players discussed their past and present rivalries and the tradition of the Packers.

Under ordinary circumstances, the week leading up to a Vikings-Packers game is as intense as any in football. While the 2011 season finds the teams heading in very different directions – the Vikings are wallowing at 1-5 while the Packers are the lone undefeated team in the league at 6-0 – when the Packers come to town it remains something special to fans and players. Anthony Herrera, who... Recommended Stories