On This Date In Twin Cities History - December 27, 1967

On this date in 1967, the Minnesota Vikings win the first NFL playoff game played in Minnesota. Playing in Metropolitan Stadium in Bloomington, the Vikings came from behind to defeat the LA Rams, 23-20, in the Western Conference Championship Game. Minnesota overcame deficits of 17-7 at halftime and 20-14 in the 4th quarter for the franchise’s 1st postseason win.