50 years later, Chiefs relishing current Super Bowl run

Minot Daily News
50 years later, Chiefs relishing current Super Bowl run
50 years later, Chiefs relishing current Super Bowl run

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Fifty years later, Jan Stenerud still remembers just about every detail from the Super Bowl. The longtime Kansas City Chiefs kicker remembers that they were almost two-touchdown underdogs to the Minnesota Vikings, whose fearsome defense line carried the nickname “The Purple People Eaters.” He remembers that the weather wasn't very good in New Orleans, and that the week leading up to the game was spent listening to tornado sirens. The tarp used to cover the field at Tulane Stadium was filled with holes, leaving patches of the turf a muddy quagmire. “When we had to kick extra points,” Stenerud recalled, “I told our coach, Hank Stram, that we had to move the ball to the side

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