Vikings Territory staffer Drew Mahowald presents his key takeaways from Saturday night’s Vikings training camp practice.
For 52 years, Minnesota Vikings Training Camp has been highlighted by the annual Saturday evening practice under the lights at Blakeslee Stadium.
The team’s final training camp is no different, as over 10,500 people filled the stands to watch the Vikings under the lights. It was truly a tremendous slue of humanity.
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And man, did the Vikings put on a show for their final night scrimmage in Mankato.
The intensity was clearly taken to another level. Pads clashed louder and the trash talk was more colorful. The Vikings spent most of practice in 11-on-11 situational drills, and it was clear that neither side wanted to look bad.
See the major takeaways below.