After a 2-5 start and a difficult second half of the schedule upcoming, many Vikings fans are looking forward to 2012 knowing they have a quarterback in place.
Leslie Frazier made a change three weeks ago when it was evident the Vikings needed a spark. He appointed rookie quarterback, Christian Ponder, as his starter.
With Adrian Peterson under contract for several years and Christian Ponder handling the reins at quarterback, Vikings fans have plenty to be excited for.
The following are five reasons why they have a chance to be great next season.