- Vikings FB Tony Richardson played for Kansas City when Packers head coach Mike McCarthy, special teams coordinator Mike Stock,
sec ondary coach Kurt Schottenheimer, QB coach Tom Clements, and DE coach Carl Hairston were on the Chiefs staff.
- Vikings TE coach Jimmie Johnson played for the Chiefs when Packers head coach Mike McCarthy was on Kansas City’s staff.
- Vikings head coach Brad Childress, strength and conditioning coordinator Tom Kanavy, and G Artis Hicks were in Philadelphia with Packers
CB Al Harris.
- Vikings G Steve Hutchinson played with Packers WR Koren Robinson and LB Tracy White in Seattle.
- Vikings TE Visanthe Shiancoe and Packers CB Frank Walker were teammates with the Giants.
- Vikings LB coach Fred Pagac coached in Oakland when Packers CB Charles Woodson played for the Raiders.
- Vikings S Dwight Smith played in New Orleans in 2005 when Packers assistant head coach/linebackers Winston Moss, WR coach Jimmy
Robinson, and offensive quality control coach Ty Knott were on the Saints staff.
- Vikings QB Kelly Holcomb played for Indianapolis when Packers WR coach Jimmy Robinson was on the Colts staff.
- Vikings offensive line coach Pat Morris and Packers secondary coach Kurt Schottenheimer coached on the Lions staff together.