The 1976 Minnesota Vikings team posted an 11-2-1 regular season record on their way to the franchise’s last Super Bowl appearance. Watch the Vikings’ NFC Divisional Playoff victory over the Washington Redskins.
NFL Today pre-game footage with Brent Musburger, a very young Irv Cross & two Miss Americas prior to the 1976 NFC Championship game between the Vikings & the Redskins.
This game matched two of the NFL’s best defenses – Pittsburgh’s Steel Curtain against the Purple People Eaters of Minnesota – and two legendary quarterbacks: Terry Bradshaw and Fran Tarkenton, respectively.
Watch the Minnesota Vikings 1976 season highlights as presented by NFL Films: The Vikings met the Oakland Raiders in the Super Bowl that year.