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2006 Vikings NFL Draft Class QUIZ

Test your knowledge of the Vikings 2006 Draft class and see how much you remember or have purposely forgotten about the class that produced Tarvaris Jackson and Greg Blue. Center Ryan Cook was selected in round 2, where did he attend college? TCU New Mexico Arizona St. NevadaTRUE or FALSE | Safety Greg Blue was selected in the 5th round out of Georgia and never started a game for...
Via DraftSeason
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings at Tampa Bay Buccaneers: 2014 Week 8 NFL Pick

Minnesota Vikings (2-5) at Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-5) Last week, the Vikings lost in Buffalo on a last second touchdown. However, it was still only a one point loss. I like the Vikings’ chances of actually getting the win here this week a good amount for several reasons. One, they’re playing an inferior opponent as compared to last week. Buffalo isn’t a good football team,...
Via The Football Fan Spot
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

New Minnesota Vikings stadium features world’s most inconveniently located toilet

In case you haven’t heard, the Minnesota Vikings are building a brand new stadium in Minneapolis. It’s quite an infrastructure project and its construction has already led to a number of clashes between the city, the team and the public. There are a number of amazing features at the new home of the Vikings but this next one is nothing to be proud of. In addition to being a death...
Via cover32 - Vikings
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Favre delays Lambeau return due to Bart Starr’s health

Brett Favre was scheduled to return to Lambeau Field on Nov. 9 for a Sunday night game between the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears, but he has postponed the ceremony because of the health of Bart Starr. Starr, another legendary franchise quarterback, is recovering from two strokes and a mild heart attack suffered in...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings fan’s shouldn’t worry: Great years are ahead

Minnesota Vikings have suffered for too long ever since Brett Favre nearly led them to the Super Bowl in 2009. This year was supposed to bring more promise. Anthony Barr, Teddy Bridgewater as rookies, Cordarelle Patterson’s breakout year and new head coach Mike Zimmer. To the surprise of few, the Vikings are 2-5 and the young players haven’t come together yet. That’s no shame...
Via cover32 - Vikings
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Vikings' Harris makes first appearance at guard since Pop Warner

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- There was little warning for Minnesota Vikings tackle Mike Harris. Harris was called over by a coach on Sunday and told, simply, "Go play right guard." There was no time to comprehend exactly what was being asked or go over Harris' responsibilities at guard. Seconds later, he had his hand in the ground playing guard for the first time as a professional...
Via Fox Sports North
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings: Why a 2-5 start should be a sign of optimism

Following their last second 17-16 loss to the Buffalo Bills, Mike Zimmer and the Minnesota Vikings fall to a disappointing 2-5 record. However, this 2-5 record may not be that disappointing. Obviously, Vikings’ fans would much prefer to see at least a winning record this season, but here are five reasons why Vikings’ fans should look on the bright side and at least be content...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings must see national confidence level after wild Week 7

Another wild week in the NFL means the playoff picture (as crazy at that sounds) is starting to come into focus. Some teams who started hot are cooling off, while others are clawing their way back in the race. Along the way, the list of contenders and the batch of pretenders continues to be easier to point out. What franchises fall into each category? This week’s Gut Reactions...
Via cover32 - Vikings
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Brett Favre Doesn’t Care About Peyton Manning Breaking Touchdown Record

Brett Favre was asked about Peyton Manning breaking his touchdown record. His answer was a plain and simple "I don't really care."
Via Gamedayr
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Which NFL Team Called Brett Favre Last Year?

An NFL team tried to call Brett Favre last year according to his interview on the NFL Network's "NFL GameDay Morning."
Via Gamedayr
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings Injury Report: Sharrif Floyd, Chad Greenway, Cordarrelle Patterson

The Minnesota Vikings again have a litany of injuries heading into Sunday's game against the Buffalo Bills, and head coach Mike Zimmer could have been added to the list after reportedly undergoing surgery for a kidney stone on Friday. Tight end Kyle Rudolph (groin) remains out for at least another game, but multiple others range from probable to out on Friday's official...
Via NFL Injury Report
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings Mike Zimmer has unplanned minor procedure

Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer was not in attendance at the team’s practice Friday morning. Bob Hagan, Vikings executive director of public relations, told the media that Zimmer was undergoing a minor procedure, per a Star Tribune report. Offensive coordinator Norv Turner told reporters that Zimmer was at Winter Park, the team’s headquarters, on […] The post Mike...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Zimmer shows frustration with Cordarrelle Patterson

It's official: Cordarrelle Patterson has entered Slumpville. The Vikings' young (but wildly talented) receiver, continuing to trend downward, had just two catches for 15 yards in the Sunday's 17-3 loss to the Lions. Sadly, those numbers marked an improvement for Patterson, who, in the week prior, registered a total of eight (8) yards. When pressed by reporters, he...
Via Helmet2Helmet
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: NFL could suspend Peterson without conviction

According to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson still faces a suspension from the NFL even if he’s not convicted on child abuse charges.  If Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is found not guilty of a felony child abuse charge in Texas, he could still face a personal conduct suspension without pay from the NFL, according to sources...
Via Sportsnaut
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson responds to charity, sex report

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson took to Twitter on Tuesday evening in order to refute allegations that he misused funds from his charity. The All-Pro running back, who is currently away from the team as he awaits trial on child abuse charges, refused to touch on allegations that he committed sexual assault. However briefly it was, Peterson did touch on reports that...
Via Sportsnaut
14 days ago  |  Discuss
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