All signs point towards the Minnesota Vikings playing their Week 15 Monday Night Football game against the Chicago Bears at TCF Bank Stadium on the campus of the University of Minnesota. The Vikings, in a statement released just minutes ago, aren't ready to rule out the possibility of the Metrodome being ready by next Monday. Here is the official statement:â†µ
The Minnesota Vikings are working diligently with the University of Minnesota and the NFL on preparing TCF Bank Stadium in the event that Mall of America Field at the Metrodome will not be ready for Monday night’s Vikings-Bears game. Their cooperation has been tremendous.â†µ
The Vikings are committed to ensuring a home game in Minnesota for our fans. We will continue to update fans and media as the process moves forward, but at this time no further information is available.