"Individuals sit at home in January," Smoot says. "Families win." That's why Minny's road to the Super Bowl started with ... super bowling. Monday through Thursday after workouts this offseason, more than a dozen Vikes -- including newbies Sharper, Pat Williams, Harris, Cowart and Smoot -- regularly adjourned to the Brunswick Eden Prairie Lanes for some bonding. Cocky corner that he is, Smoot claims he's the team's top bowler. Sharper disagrees: "Big Pat is the best." Nothing like a little loving bickering among family.
lol an excerpt from the ESPN season preview for the vikes