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.)
“I bleed purple,” he said Friday. “I’ve been bleeding purple for a long time.”
Standfuss, the senior accountant at United FCS for more than 22 years, was at the first game the Minnesota Vikings ever played in 1961 and has been a fan ever since.
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