On Saturday, John Kriesel, a former Republican legislator who was a big supporter of the Vikings stadium bill back in 2012, offered his prediction for Sunday's Vikings game:#Vikings are going to win tomorrow.-- John Kriesel (@johnkriesel) October 25, 2014 No big deal, right?See also:MNGOP Sen. Sean ... More >>
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A Hennepin County jury today found Vikings cornerback Chris Cook not guilty on all counts in his domestic assault trial. He was charged with felony domestic assault by strangulation and third-degree assault.When police arrived at Cook's home last October 22, they found his girlfriend sitting on ... More >>
When police arrived at the home of Vikings cornerback Chris Cook last October 22, they found his girlfriend sitting on the living room floor, crying and holding the right side of her head as her nose bled. Chantel Baker told police she was beaten and strangled by Cook, and he was eventually ch ... More >>
Cornerback Chris Cook was the Vikings' second-round draft pick in 2010. After struggling as a rookie, Cook had his 2011 season off to a solid start through the first month of action.But his football career came to an abrupt halt last October 22 after his girlfriend called police from Cook's Eden ... More >>
Chris Cook is facing a felony charge for his alleged attack.The Christian Ponder era is off to a rocky beginning. Vikings cornerback Chris Cook, arrested early Saturday after a domestic abuse incident, has now been charged with a felony for an assault that left his girlfriend crying and bleeding ... More >>
Want this stadium? Fine, just keep dumping quarters in that slot machine.As of this morning, Minneapolis is a city with one professional football team, and zero casinos. Some day soon, that could be the other way around.The new push for a special session to finance the Vikings stadium in Arden Hi ... More >>
The comedy of errors that was the Twitter fight between Vikings wide receiver Bernard Berrian and Rep. John Kriesel marches on. The internet had a field day after Berrian unknowingly smack-talked Kriesel, a veteran and one of the Vikings-stadium's biggest boosters, on Twitter. Matt Ufford, a wri ... More >>
Bernard Berrian had only one catch yesterday for the Vikings, which means he had as many catches as he did Twitter fights with Minnesota legislators. Berrian got into it yesterday with Republican Rep. John Kriesel. Kriesel started the fight, lobbing a pretty snappy insult Berrian's way. Berrian, ... More >>
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YouTubeChris Cook denies the allegation.Another Vikings player has run afoul of the law. Rookie cornerback Chris Cook, 24, was arrested on Saturday on suspicion of pulling out a gun during a beef with a neighbor down the street from his home in Lynchburg, Va.
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Bernard Berrian, snappy dresser.Bernard Berrian had something to prove Sunday, after skulking in the shadows of the Vikings' torrid but doomed love affair with Randy Moss. So the receiver went out against the Cardinals and caught nine passes from Brett Favre, including an overtime slant wor ... More >>
Photo: Wikipedia Randy Moss: He's back.Wide receiver Randy Moss is going to be a Minnesota Viking again. Quarterback Brett Favre will finally get to pair up with a guy he's had his eye on for years. Fans will have to come to terms with a guy not known for being Minnesota Nice. And Sidney R ... More >>
Screen grab via NBCVisanthe Shaincoe gets his bucket onVisanthe Shiancoe, Vikings starting tight end, played "Minute to Win It" for charity last night. As usual, he was full of quick quips. He showed us his dance moves. The subject of our cover story this week, Shiancoe teamed up with with ... More >>
Which Vikings rock Twitter hardest? Read on.The NFL doesn't allow its players to use Twitter from the sidelines, but that doesn't stop some Minnesota Vikings from having a lot to say in 140 characters or less when games and practices are over. And here's what we wanted to know: Which Vikings ... More >>
Brett Favre and Greg Lewis combined for Best Play on the ESPY'sIf there had been an award at last night's ESPY's on ESPN for "Best Dodged Career Decision," Vikings QB Brett Favre would have walked -- limped -- away with it. But there wasn't. Nor did he convert nominations for Best NFL player ... More >>
A slew of costly mistakes block the Purple's chance at their first Super Bowl appearance in over 30 years. Screw that brutal Prince song -- we need The Cure today.
The Viking ship sails down the Mighty Miss with the compass set on the team's first Super Bowl appearance since 1976.
Another member of the Minnesota Vikings gets pulled over for speeding.
The Seahawks are just 3-6 and have yet to find victory on the road this season. 9-1 ensues for the Purple.
High marks abound for 7-1 division leaders.
The Vikings' third-year wideout has been the biggest beneficiary of Favre's arrival.
A former front-office guy in minor league baseball has assembled a database of more than 500 confirmed and validated Twitter accounts for pro and college athletes.
Mayor R.T. Rybak didn't have the football smarts to create his own fantasy football team, but he sure knows how to toss around the dirt about his competition on the interwebs.
When players tweet from meetings, the suits get mad.
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One thing can be agreed upon, the Minnesota Vikings have fewer excuses this season if the team performs poorly.
The Seattle Seahawks rolled into town last night and trounced the Vikes. But, hey, it's the preseason. No worries. Right?