From left, "Purple People Eaters" Jim Marshall, Alan Page, Gary Larsen, Carl Eller and Doug Sutherland are honored at the Vikings' 50th anniversary celebration in December. (Steve Smith/Minnesota Vikings)
From left, "Purple People Eaters" Jim Marshall, Alan Page, Gary Larsen, Carl Eller and Doug Sutherland are honored at the Vikings' 50th anniversary celebration in December. (Steve Smith/Minnesota Vikings) Steve Smith/Minnesota Vikings
From left, "Purple People Eaters" Jim Marshall, Alan Page, Gary Larsen, Carl Eller and Doug Sutherland are honored at the Vikings' 50th anniversary celebration in December. (Steve Smith/Minnesota Vikings) Steve Smith/Minnesota Vikings