Vikings have a chance to right a wrong and help Williamson
Editor's Note: The following column was posted on Friday, Nov. 9 -- a day before the Vikings returned Troy Williamson's game check.
Whoa, there, Vikes. Down, boys. You're only one day into the public discovery of FuneralGate, and already you've got football followers around the country harking back to the memory of the "Love Boat," at Randy Moss at the bitter end rather than the sweet beginning.
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The point is, Vikes, you look ridiculously cheap, and crass. You're the organization that took money away from a guy who felt so compelled by the events of his real life that he needed to be with his family in a time of crisis. Is that kind of a P.R. hit really worth $25,588.24 worth of "principle?"
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