RYAN BAKKEN COLUMN: Seeing Green – Packers’ plan might save Vikings stadium

December 10, 2011 at 3:27 pm in Grand Forks Herald

Do you fear losing the Minnesota Vikings if they don’t get a stadium deal?
If so, as a former sports editor and long-time fair-weather fan of the purple, I have the solution. Copy the business plan of the Green Bay Packers. Sell the meaningless stock of the Vikings to fans who will swoon over being “shareholders.” Continue Reading