Purple FTW! Podcast – Episode 133 – An Interview with Chad Greenway

Vikings linebacker and all-around great guy Chad Greenway (@chadgreenway52) joins Purple FTW! to talk football, philanthropic work with his Lead the Way Foundation, the #MoreThanWords campaign, and his upcoming Day to Reach football camp this Thursday & Friday (July 9th-10th) in Hutchinson. Registration still available!

Other “Chad Could’ve Been a Gopher” Talking Points Include
• The Regional Boy Done Good backstory
• What it means to be a career Viking
• Glen Mason didn’t offer Chad a scholarship
• The genesis of the Lead the Way Foundation
• Day to Reach: A well-rounded football camp
• The Lake Minnetonka boat rescue story
• The #MoreThanWords campaign in concert with Vikings Territory, The Daily Norseman, Vikings Journal, Vikings Corner & The Vikings Age
• Breakdown of the Chad’s Locker Program
• Chad’s thoughts on the 2015 Vikings
• Is Mike Zimmer the “ZIMMER” we see in the media?
• Impact of Adrian Peterson’s return
• What’s different about Teddy Bridgewater
• Eric Kendricks assessment
• Coolest moment giving back: TendHER Heart Luncheon
• What will Chad do after he retires from football?
• When is retirement?…
• “The Andy & Chad Show”???

For more information on the programs run by Chad Greenway’s Lead the Way Foundation, visit

To donate to the #MoreThanWords campaign & help us reach our goal of $10,000, hit it here!

All that and other Vikings & Giving Back chatter on this edition of the Purple FTW! Podcast!

An Andy Carlson Joint.


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Andy Carlson

Andy Carlson (Podcast Producer) is life-long Vikings fan with a sense of humor to help dull the pain of that existence. Sports are fun. They're meant to be be enjoyed and not taken too seriously. He lives that mantra over at the Purple FTW! Podcast: Dedicated to the Pain AND Pleasure that is the Minnesota Vikings. Check out his shenanigans there and on Twitter @AndyCarlsonShow and @PurpleForTheWin.

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