Fmr. Vikings Coach Bud Grant Says He'll Be At Sunday's 'Tundra Bowl'Frigid temperatures and outdoor Vikings playoff football. If one man symbolizes that more than any other -- clearly it's Bud Grant.
Bud Grant Says Last Outdoor Vikes Game Should Be A 'Celebration'The 1976 NFC title game at Met Stadium, when the Minnesota Vikings beat the Los Angeles Rams, marked the last outdoor playoff game in Minnesota. And with so much conversation about the frigid temperatures on Sunday, it was a good day to visit with the old trapper himself -- Bud Grant.
Vikings Legend Bud Grant Talks Football, Love For HuntingAny time you talk Minnesota Vikings football or hunting, it's fun to get the opinion of Bud Grant. We paid the former Vikings coach a visit to talk about the popularity of the game, and the enduring love for the Vikings.
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Meet Eden Prairie’s Coach Lyle SchuetteFriday night, Eden Prairie will try to win its fourth-straight state title in football. There are a lot of reasons why the Eagles have had so much success. One of them is a man you've likely never heard of -- but his impact can be seen in every game. You probably know Coach Mike Grant, son of Vikings legend Bud Grant. He's the winner of the last three state titles.
Minneapolis To Name Street Honoring Bud GrantBud Grant Way is now a formally recognized street in Minneapolis, just to the south of the under-construction Minnesota Vikings stadium. The sign was posted at a ceremony Monday featuring Grant, the former Vikings coach who guided the team to four Super Bowls and Pro Football Hall of Fame member.
Vikings-Packers Game Big Deal To Minn. Political Campaigns The Thursday night NFL game between the Minnesota Vikings and the Green Bay Packers is so big it even affects political strategy.
Gopher Legend Bob McNamara Laid To RestHe just lived to make others feel good. That's the way most describe Gopher great Bob McNamara. The legendary halfback and fundraiser died Sunday. He was considered one of the best football players to come through the University of Minnesota.
Bud Grant Plans His 'Last And Best' Garage SaleLegendary Vikings coach Bud Grant celebrated his 87th birthday Tuesday. What he's doing for the next three days is almost like a gift to fans. He's putting several of his family’s personal items up for sale, including mementos from his Hall of Fame coaching career.
Coach Grant's Biggest, Best And Last Garage Sale Vikings coach Bud Grant, 87, is allowing the public to dig through his years of sports memorabilia and gently used hunting equipment beginning Wednesday. "I hunt and fish a lot, so there's a lot of hunting and fishing items," said Grant. "I was a head coach for 35 years, so I have a lot of Vikings stuff."
Vikings HC Frazier Is Not Going To Let His Job Status Affect The TeamMinnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier talked with to the team about his job status Tuesday morning. He believes that could have been reason the team lost focus in last week’s blow out loss to the Cincinnati Bengals. The Vikings will have a ceremony to say goodbye to Mall of America Field.
Bud Grant Favors Hike In Hunting, Fishing License FeesFormer Minnesota Vikings hall of fame coach and outdoor enthusiast Bud Grant testified Tuesday before Senate Natural Resources Committee in favor of a bill that would raise fees for hunting and fishing licenses.