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Throwback Thursday: Vikings vs. Chiefs – December 20, 1981

The Minnesota Vikings played their last game at Metropolitan Stadium on December 20, 1981 against the Kansas City Chiefs.

The 6-10 loss capped a 7-9 losing season before the team moved into it’s new stadium, the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome.

Quarterback Tommy Kramer‘s leading receiver was running back Tony Galbreath with seven receptions for 60 yards. Galbreath was also the Vikings leading rusher with 55 yards on 11 attempts. The Vikings only scorer was kicker Rick Danmeier, with two field goals.

Vikings vs Chiefs Full Game

Vikings Fans Tear Down Met Stadium Goal Posts

Vikings fans swarm onto the field after the last game at Metropolitan Stadium to tear down the goal posts.

Local News Coverage Of The Last Game At Met Stadium From WCCO TV

Ticket Stub

Ticket stub for Vikings vs Chiefs last game at Metropolitan Stadium
Ticket stub for Vikings vs Chiefs last game at Metropolitan Stadium

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