16 Minnesota Vikings Legends Visit Two Harbors

By KBJR News 1

August 26, 2011 Updated Aug 26, 2011 at 10:42 PM CDT

Two Harbors, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- 16 former Minnesota Vikings signed autographs and posed for pictures Friday night at Vikings Legends Sports Bar & Grill in Two Harbors, including the restaurant's co-owner Jim Marshall.

Hundreds of fans came through the line for the chance to talk with the former Minnesota greats, a group including Carl Eller, Doug Sutherland, Joey Browner, and Teddy Brown.

The fundraiser was set up by Marshall to help benefit the student-athletes at Two Harbors High School, the goal being to raise $25,000.

Those 16 Vikings will be in Two Harbors throughout the weekend, and on Saturday will play in a charity golf tournament before watching the Minnesota-Dallas preseason game Saturday night.

Below are listed all the former Minnesota Vikings players in attendance during Friday night's fundraiser.

Jim Marshall
Carl Eller
Doug Sutherland
Teddy Brown
Steve Hurvitz
John Gilliam
Rickey Young
Joey Browner
Marv Fleming
Geoff Burnett
Dick Jonckowski
Alan Willey
Joe Kapp
Oscar Reed
Autry Beamon
Bob Lurtsema

Posted by Zach Schneider
zschneider@northlandsnewscenter.com

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