Originally written on FatManWriting  |  Last updated 6/6/13

14 Dec 1997: Quarterback Jeff George #3 of the Oakland Raiders hands the football off to teammate Napolean Kaufman #26 as defensive lineman Sam Adams #98 of the Seattle Seahawks rushes during the Raiders 22-21 loss at UMAX Stadium in Oakland, California.
The Minnesota Vikings are primed to become the next dominant team until free agency tears them apart. They have arguably the best running back in the NFL in Adrian Peterson and a talented young receiving duo in Greg Jennings and Cordarrelle Patterson. However, in order to ascend to the elite in the NFL hierarchy they need one thing--for quarterback Christian Ponder to step his game up. And they have just the guy to help him get there--Jeff George. You know, because guys that argue with their coaches constantly and throw tantrums are great role models. Vikings head coach has the right logic with why he wanted to bring George in; you just have to wonder about his selection of George. "We told our players just to be able to pick his brain, our quarterbacks, and talk with him about some of the things he saw as a young quarterback and what he saw as a veteran and just his maturation over the course of his career," Frazier told 1500ESPN.com's Tom Pelissero. "He was a ver...
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