FOX 9 KMSP and the Minnesota Vikings on Friday announced that FOX 9 will now be the new official television home of the Vikings for 2015. That means that in addition to the already FOX-scheduled 12 regular season games, FOX 9 will be the home of four 2015 Vikings pre-season games in primetime, this August and September.
"All of us at Fox 9 are excited to be the Official Home of the Minnesota Vikings", said FOX 9 VP/General Manager Sheila Oliver. "This partnership gives us the opportunity to create the ultimate fan experience…carrying exclusive Vikings shows around our FOX NFL network and news programming." Oliver continued.
Vikings Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer Steve LaCroix said in a release, "We are thrilled to move forward with KMSP to continue bringing exclusive and unique content to Vikings fans."
Look for special shows on FOX 9 and our sister station, My29, like "Vikings-Beyond the Gridiron"…Sunday's at 11pm on FOX 9. This show will give fans an exclusive, behind the scenes look at the Purple both on and off the field.
Also, get set for the big game with FOX 9's "Vikings GameDay" at a new time, 9am on Sunday's. That'll be followed by "Vikings GamePlan" at 9:30am, hosted by the voice of the Vikings Paul Allen. You'll get interviews with key players, Coach Zimmer….and in-depth analysis.