Vikings Close Preseason at Houston Tonight
The Vikings close the preseason schedule tonight when they play at Houston against the Texans at 6pm, pregame on WJON at 5:00. The Vikings will sit many of their starters including quarterback Christian Ponder. Joe Webb will get the start at quarterback followed by Sage Rosenfels and McLeod Bethel-Thompson. The Vikings will also get a long look at receivers Manny Arceneaux, Devin Aromashodu, Stephen Burton, and Jarius Wright.
The Vikings are 1-2 in the preseason. The regular season opener for the Vikings is Sunday September 9 against Jacksonville at Mall of America Field.