– A New Jersey judge has ordered Minnesota Vikings owners Zygi and Mark Wilf and their cousin, Leonard Wilf, to pay $84.5 million in damages to former business partners they defrauded in a 1980s real estate deal. The ruling is expected to cover compensatory damages, punitive damages, a redistribution of profits dating back to 1992 and damages under the state's civil racketeering laws. The ruling covers compensatory damages, punitive damages, a redistribution of profits dating back to 1992 to plaintiffs Josef Halpern and Ada Reichmann. The court case has been closely watched by the NFL, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority as negotiations continue on the new $975 million Vikings stadium being financed by the state, team owners and the city of Minneapolis.