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Updated: December 1st, 2011 11:00am
Vikings game against Denver ruled a sellout, will be televised locally

Vikings game against Denver ruled a sellout, will be televised locally

by Tom Pelissero
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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- The Minnesota Vikings' sellout streak continues.

Steve LaCroix, the Vikings' vice president of sales and marketing, said in an email on Wednesday morning there are a limited number of tickets remaining for Sunday's game against the Denver Broncos.

That means the game is considered a sellout and will be televised locally on Fox. It's the 142nd consecutive sellout for the Vikings, who haven't had a local TV blackout since 1997.

The Broncos returned tickets from their visiting team allotment. Those can be purchased via Ticketmaster.

Sunday's game will be a noon kickoff. It was originally scheduled for a 3:05 p.m. kickoff on CBS until the NFL decided to move the time and network to ensure a wider national audience.

Tom Pelissero is Senior Editor and columnist for He hosts from 6 to 8 p.m. weeknights and co-hosts from 10 a.m. to noon Sundays on 1500 ESPN Twin Cities.
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