In the wake of the news that one of the best wide receivers in the history of the NFL is too much of a pain in the rear for one of the best football teams in the league to keep around, we've kind of lost sight of how great it is going to be to see Randy Moss back in a Minnesota Vikings jersey.
In the era of free agency, there is no room for sentimentality any more, and professional athletes so often leave their teams, their cities, and their fans at the drop of a hat when another team beckons with a big payday.
And so the fans are left with only the memories of yesteryear while they watch their hero toil in another team's jersey. Rarely do we get the opportunity like we're getting with Moss: the opportunity to see that player back in the uniform in which we so fondly remember him.
Here's a look at some other great homecomings in sports history.