What were the best and worst things to happen during the Week 1 preseason game between the Minnesota Vikings and the New Orleans Saints?
While it is not quite the same feeling as regular-season action, the NFL preseason arrived for the Minnesota Vikings as they hit the road to take on the Saints in New Orleans for Week 1 of exhibition play.
There was a lot to be interested in when it came to this game. For many fans, it was their first opportunity to see the new offensive line in action as well as observe many of the rookies and young players fighting for roster spots.
With so many players trying to impress the coaches and individuals trying to make the team’s 53-man roster, this was an exciting game to watch as each unit takes the field against New Orleans, even though the final score doesn’t really matter.
Let’s take a look at the best and worst thing for the Minnesota Vikings during Week 1 of the preseason starting with the best thing that happened during the 35-24 win!
(Note: All stats via ESPN)