Becaue back in the old days, there were a lot of Scandinavian immigrants who came here, a lot of them came to Minnesota for "viking" matters.
yes, they do (guy in a viking costume and another guy dressed AS a viking)
THOR is their mascot..he is a viking
MInnesota viking !
Brett Favre was the quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings and he was 41, but he retired when the season was over.