13 days ago
"I owe everything to Deacon Jones," Fran Tarkenton said after his Hall-of-Fame career was over.
95 days ago
Fran Tarkenton was that extraordinary force from the time he came off the bench in the Vikings' first game ever.
136 days ago
After Peterson became the first Vikings player since Fran Tarkenton in 1975 to win the MVP award, he stood outside the Mahalia Jackson Theater, firmly grasping a trophy and memory.
141 days ago
As a quarterback, Kelly had quick feet that reminded Leonard of former NFL quarterback Fran Tarkenton.
147 days ago
Fran Tarkenton was an idol.
151 days ago
152 days ago
"Of course," Smith said, "you tell the players, 'Fran Tarkenton' and half of them don't know who he is.
164 days ago
A win over the Colts today would give Flacco as many career postseason victories (six) as former quarterbacks Johnny Unitas, Phil Simms, Joe Theismann, Bob Griese and Fran Tarkenton.
166 days ago
In 1975, Fran Tarkenton led the league with a career-best completion percentage of 64.2 percent and 25 touchdowns while leading the Vikings to a 12-2 record.