Found July 17, 2013 on Gridiron Grit:
Following the news of Colin Kaepernick wearing a Miami Dolphins hat and Cam Newton admitting he still roots for the Atlanta Falcons (when he’s not playing against them), the Cardinals’ website has reminded us that star wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald remains a fan of the Minnesota Vikings. “I grew up a Vikings fan and I would be lying to you if I didn’t say I was still a Vikings fan,” Fitzgerald said. “Growing up in Minnesota it’s second nature. I still pull for them when I’m not playing them. A lot of my closest friends in the NFL are Vikings. I’m close with [Everson] Griffen, Jared Allen, Phil [Loadholt], Adrian Peterson, Kyle Rudolph. You pull for your friends.” [RELATED: Kyle Rudolph Looks To Become Elite Tight End in 2013] Photo Credit: AZCardinals.com Fitzgerald’s comments came as no surprise considering he was a ball boy for the Vikings as a kid and his dad said a couple of years ago that his son always wanted to be a Viking. While it’s worth penciling in Minnesota as a po
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