You know, Percy Harvin was drafted by the Vikings in the first round in 2009. He played in Minnesota from 2009 through 2012 until he was traded to Seattle.
You know, the Jets and the Vikings both had first round picks from Louisville this season, Calvin Pryor and Teddy Bridgewater.
You know, the head coaches in this game are both former defensive coordinators in the AFC North. Rex Ryan was Ravens defensive coordinator before he came to the Jets, and Mike Zimmer ran the Bengals defense.
You know, Jets receiver Eric Decker played his college ball at the University of Minnesota. This was his home stadium in college. It opened in 2009, his final college season. He knows a thing or two about producing on this field.
You know, Vikings lineman Vladimir Ducasse was a second round pick by the Jets back in 2010. He played with the Jets from 2010 through 2013.