5 reasons to be excited about the Vikings in 2022

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What are some of the biggest reasons fans should be excited about the Minnesota Vikings heading into the 2022 NFL season?

There haven’t been a lot of fans of the Minnesota Vikings to be excited about their team over the last couple of years. The team missed the playoffs each of the last two seasons and struggled both offensively and defensively.

Minnesota’s disappointment prompted some major changes during the offseason. The Vikings moved on from general manager Rick Spielman and head coach Mike Zimmer to create a fresh new look for the franchise.

Heading into the 2022 season, there are a lot of unknowns for the Vikings. How the team will perform during the upcoming year is yet to be seen and how the new coaching staff will work with the players will need to be figured out.

However, despite the busy offseason and multiple unknowns surrounding the Minnesota Vikings at the moment, there are still plenty of reasons to think this team could be exciting to watch in 2022. Here are some of the best reasons.