Rolf Standfuss is pictured Friday in the Minnesota Vikings-themed family room of his Willmar home while Sunday’s home win against Green Bay plays on a 3-D TV. Standfuss was at the first game the Vikings ever played in 1961 and has been a fan ever since. “I bleed purple,” he says. Practically every inch of the room is adorned with team-related memorabilia and other collectibles. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Vikings fans gear up for playoff showdown with the team’s greatest rival
For people like Rolf Standfuss, this is one of the biggest days in the past few years. It might even be called a Purple Letter Day. (Red just wouldn’t be appropriate.)
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