Mike Lynn Dead: Former Vikings Gm Dies At 76

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mike Lynn, the longtime Minnesota Vikings executive who made the ill-fated trade with Dallas for Herschel Walker, has died. He was 76. The Vikings confirmed Lynn's death Saturday with a statement on the team website. Lynn served as the team's general manager from 1975 to 1990. He is best remembered for one of the most lopsided trades in NFL history.

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