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Fans Greet, Meet Vikings at Camp Arrival

Vikings fans gathered at Minnesota State Mankato for "Tailgate Thursday" to welcome their team to campus.

Minnesota State University, Mankato Media Relations News Release 7-24-2014.

Mankato, Minn. – Amid cheering fans hosting welcome signs near the Julia Sears Residence Community, The Minnesota Vikings arrived at Minnesota State University, Mankato Thursday afternoon in preparation for the club’s 49th annual training camp at the University.

As players arrived, a Tailgate Thursday fan gathering was underway from noon to 2 p.m. The welcome party event brought fans together with players and cheerleaders while refreshments were served, giveaways awarded and games for young and old were played.

A full schedule of training camps and special fan events and opportunities can be found here. (Photos below by Joe Tougas.)

Player signs autographs for two little children.Player hauling his bedding into the Sears complex amid fans and media.

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