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Throwback Thursday: Fran Tarkenton Highlights

Minnesota Vikings legend and Hall of Fame quarterback Fran Tarkenton has said what he’s going to say about Brett Favre playing for the Minnesota Vikings, as he recently told Pioneer PressBob Sansevere.

I thought I’d introduce Throwback Thursday’s by posting some highlights of Francis Asbury Tarkenton, the most accomplished Viking to date in the team’s 50 year history. Found at YouTube from vikingschat.


  1. […] This post was mentioned on Twitter by MN Vikings Chat, MN Vikings Chat. MN Vikings Chat said: For Throwback Thursday: Fran Tarkenton Video Highlights – #Vikings #VikingsChat […]

  2. […] there’s no doubt that Favre is a diva. Most Hall of Fame-caliber quarterbacks are. Fran Tarkenton was. It comes with the territory. But football teams are filled with big egos, not just at the […]

  3. […] Fran Tarkenton, wiping blood from his nose after a brutal hit from Merlin Olsen. Or it might be the unforgettable shot of Tarkenton jumping and spinning (last clip of long link) like a little kid after the NFC Championship […]

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