There are so many reasons why Minnesota Vikings fans should be excited about 2013 that picking 10 is almost impossible to do.
From player development, to the addition of fresh faces, all the way to getting the chance to watch our star-studded rookie class perform, if one thing is clear, it's that 2013 should be a great year for those of us who worship this franchise.
In order to effectively select 10 reasons for excitement, I wrote this piece with as much balance as possible.
Factoring in some of the major offseason storylines with the growth of the team's younger players and topping it off with few tributes to greatness, below is the slideshow detailing 10 reasons why Vikings fans should be excited about 2013.
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