Feb 2, 2013; New Orleans, LA, USA; Former NFL player Morten Andersen poses with a helmet during the Taste of the NFL at the New Orleans Convention Center prior to the Super Bowl XLVII. The Taste of the NFL is a non-profit organization dedicated to kicking hunger in America by rallying the countrys best chefs and the NFLs greatest to support hunger relief. Over the past 22 years, the Taste of the NFL has distributed more than $14 million to food banks through its national Super Bowl event called The Party with a Purpose. Additional funds are raised through local events held with teams in many NFL markets throughout the year. Mandatory Credit: John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports

Morten Andersen Not Elected To Pro Football Hall Of Fame


Former Vikings kicker Morten Anderson will have to wait at least another year to become a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame .

The news was broken at Saturday’s NFL Honors ceremony. There were only seven players who were voted in to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.  Here are the players that will be enshrined in this year’s class:

  • Jan 28, 2014; New York, NY, USA; New York Giants former defensive end Michael Strahan at a Fox Sports press conference at Empire East Ballroom at the Sheraton New York Times Square in advance of Super Bowl XLVIII. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

    Michael Strahan

  • Derrick Brooks
  • Andre Reed
  • Aeneas Williams
  • Walter Jones
  • Ray Guy
  • Claude Humphrey

We at the Viking Age would like to wish Morten Anderson luck on his Hall of Fame bid next year.

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