Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Bud Grant hopes he’s around for 2018 Super Bowl

Email

By Chris Tomasson

St. Paul Pioneer Press

MINNEAPOLIS — Bud Grant turned 87 Tuesday and got a nice birthday present.

Minneapolis was awarded Super Bowl LII, to be played in the Vikings’ new stadium in February 2018. The legendary Vikings coach, who then would be 90, sure wants to be there.

“I hope I’m around,” Grant said shortly after Minneapolis beat out New Orleans and Indianapolis in voting by NFL owners in Atlanta. “That will be a bonus if I’m there.”

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement