Vikingsâ€™ G David Dixon spent the entire 1993 season and Super Bowl XXVIII on the Cowboysâ€™ practice squadâ€¦
Dixon was a teammate of Cowboysâ€™ S Darren Woodson at Arizona Stateâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ DE Darrion Scott was a teammate of Cowboysâ€™ C Tyson Walter at Ohio Stateâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ LB Chris Claiborne played in Detroit when Cowboysâ€™ offensive coordinator Maurice Carthon was on the Lionsâ€™ staffâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ defensive coordinator Ted Cottrell and Cowboysâ€™ special teams coach Bruce DeHaven coached together in Buffaloâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ CBs Ken Irvin and Antoine Winfield played for the Bills during DeHavenâ€™s and Cottrellâ€™s time there and when Cowboysâ€™ DE Marcellus Wiley played in Buffaloâ€¦
Irvin was also a teammate of Cowboysâ€™ DE coach Jim Jeffcoat in Buffaloâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ WR Marcus Robinsonâ€™s position coach in Chicago from 2001-02 was Cowboysâ€™ WR coach Todd Haleyâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ assistant LB coach Pete Bercichâ€™s father, Bob, played safety for the Cowboys from 1960-61â€¦
Vikingsâ€™ T Mike Rosenthal played for the N.Y. Giants with Cowboysâ€™ TE Dan Campbell and when Cowboysâ€™ assistant head coach/QB coach
Sean Payton was the Giantsâ€™ offensive coordinatorâ€¦
Rosenthal was also a teammate of Cowboysâ€™ T Kurt Vollers at Notre Dameâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ S Corey Chavous played for the Cardinals when Cowboysâ€™ offensive line coach George Warhop was on Arizonaâ€™s staffâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ WR coach Charlie Baggett coached at Michigan State when Cowboysâ€™ T Flozell Adams played for the Spartansâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ defensive coordinator Ted Cottrell coached for the Jets when Cowboysâ€™ FB Richie Anderson played in New Yorkâ€¦
Anderson and Vikingsâ€™ DT Steve Martin were teammates with the Jets in 2001â€¦
Vikingsâ€™ RB Michael Bennett played at Wisconsin with Cowboysâ€™ RB Erik Bickerstaff and C Al Johnsonâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ DE Lance Johnstone played in Oakland with Cowboysâ€™ C Gennaro DiNapoli and DT Laâ€™Roi Gloverâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ LB Keith Newman and Cowboysâ€™ DE Greg Ellis were teammates at North Carolinaâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ CB Antoine Winfield was a teammate of Cowboysâ€™ WR Terry Glenn and RB Eddie George for a season at Ohio Stateâ€¦
Cowboysâ€™ DE Eric Ogbogu and Cowboysâ€™ QB Vinny Testaverde played for York New when Vikingsâ€™ defensive coordinator Ted Cottrell ran the Jetsâ€™
Ogbogu and Testaverde were teammates of Vikingsâ€™ DT Steve Martin in New York in 2001â€¦
Vikingsâ€™ DE Kenechi Udeze played with Cowboysâ€™ T Jacob Rogers at USCâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ DE Lance Johnstone played at Temple with Cowboysâ€™ LB Al Singletonâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ LB Rod Davis and Cowboysâ€™ DT Daleroy Stewart and T Torrin Tucker were teammates at Southern Mississippiâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ DE Kenny Mixon played in Miami with Cowboysâ€™ WR Dedric Wardâ€¦
Vikingsâ€™ P Darren Bennett and Cowboysâ€™ DE Marcellus Wiley were teammates in San Diego.
Where do you find this stuff at?
That is the info that is released on Vikings.com. They do it for every matchup.
This is the pretty cool stuff webmaster thanks man kind of makes it look like family stuff going on here though :scratch:
It's a small world after all.
WE get it from official press releases. Didn't know it was on their site even.