Jerome Felton

Vikings' flight home delayed when catering truck hit team plane at BWI

As if it wasn't hard enough for the Minnesota Vikings' to absorb their 29-26 loss to the Ravens that included an NFL-record for lead changes in the fourth quarter, the NFC North football team's flight home to Minneapolis was delayed for several hours on Sunday, for an unusual reason.

A catering truck apparently crashed into the Vikings' charter plane at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, which forced the Vikings to wait for a new airplane to take them home until late Sunday night, according to several Vikings players.

"Apparently the catering truck ran into our plane," backup defensive end...