Special Sub-Topic: Vikings 1996
|The Vikings first pick in the 1996 draft was ________ ?|
Duane Clemons. Clemons was taken out of California with the 16th overall selection. Manley was taken in the second round, and Williams in the third.
|Who served as owner and President of the Minnesota Vikings from 1965-87 and passed away in 1996?|
Max Winter. Winter Park, home of the Minnesota Vikings, is named for this former owner.
|Which team beat the Vikings in the first-round of the 1996 playoffs?|
Dallas Cowboys. The Cowboys won 40-15 at Dallas.
|Who was the Vikings starting quarterback when they lost in the first round of the 1996 playoffs?|
Brad Johnson. Johnson took over for Moon earlier in the season after Moon suffered an injury.
|Robert Smith set a then team season-rushing record with 1266 yards in 1996. Who had held the old record?|
Terry Allen. Allen had rushed for 1201 yards in 1992.
|He was the Vikings Defensive Coordinator in 1996.|
Foge Fazio. Born Serafino Dante Fazio, he picked up his nickname 'Foge' as a young lad who couldn't quite ask for his favorite treat, 'fudge', correctly.
|Who joined Randall McDaniel as the Vikings' only other starting representive in the Pro Bowl after the 1996 season?|
John Randle. Carter was also named but not as a starter.
|Who had a 69-yard punt return for a touchdown against the N.Y. Giants in 1996?|
David Palmer. Palmer led the team with a 9.8-yard per punt return average.
|Who was the leading scorer for the Vikings in 1996?|
Scott Sisson. Sisson scored 96 points to lead the Vikings followed by Carter's 60.
|The Vikings had 4 players rush for over 100-total season yards in 1996. Three were Robert Smith (692 yards), Leroy Hoard (420 yards), and Amp Lee (161 yards). Who was the fourth?|
Scottie Graham. Graham had 138 total season yards. Evans had 29, Johnson had 90, and Palmer had 9.
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