This week, self-proclaimed "football humorist" Dave Rappoccio unleashed his latest project -- each NFL logo redesigned, for hipsters.SEE ALSO: St. Paul's Lowertown top hipster zip, study says For the Vikings, Rappoccio added a top hat, nose ring, tongue pillar, and purple highlights to the Norseman ... More >>
This song parody of Lorde's "Royals" was written about the Cleveland Browns, but the lyrics could easily apply to the hapless Vikings.Which is why we're asking you, our loyal readers, to record a Vikings version.
Come Sunday, the area around the Metrodome will sprout a temporary economy: the Vikings fans hunting for last-minute tickets to the day's home opener, the scalpers jockeying to sell to them, and the scammers looking to split the difference. "If it's something dishonest, it's been tried," says Dan ... More >>
Yesterday, Detroit Lions defense tackle Ndamukong Suh received a $100,000 fine from the NFL for diving at the legs of Vikings center John Sullivan during the second quarter of last Sunday's 34-24 Vikings loss. It's the first six-figure fine for an on-field incident in league history.SEE ALSO: Jared ... More >>
SEE ALSO:-- Vikings have one of the ugliest uniforms in pro sports, according to ESPN-- Paul Allen's "No!" call the greatest of all time, says NFL.com [VIDEO]-- ESPN's Mike and Mike still unaware of Vikings stadium deal, think team might move to L.A.Are you ready for some Minnesota Vikings 2012 foot ... More >>
SEE ALSO: ESPN's Mike and Mike still unaware of Vikings stadium deal, think team might move to L.A.Unless you're Mike and Mike, this won't come as a surprise -- Zygi-land means $$$ for the Wilfs.That's on display today as Forbes released its annual NFL team values ranking. And the biggest one-year w ... More >>
Team owner ready to move on from Midway
In December 2006, fresh off an offensively bereft 9-7 loss to the hated Green Bay Packers, Brad Childress took the podium at Winter Park, cleared his throat and uttered the following preposterous statement:"I know it's a kick-ass offense when it's properly executed."Over a year after being uncere ... 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 >>
The Metrodome, looking rough.Talk about getting kicked when you're down -- or maybe deflated: The Metrodome has been ranked as the worst stadium in the National Football League. And to make matters worse, the cheeseheads get to gloat, because Lambeau Field took top honors in the same survey ... 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 >>
Will the Purple head West to some fancy new digs?There's another warning sign that we'd better figure out a way to keep the Vikings in Minnesota. The value of the team has dropped 7 percent compared to last year in a new survey of NFL franchises. The sobering news comes via Forbes magazine's ... More >>
The Vikings and the Saints are well-matched in talent, and empathy.
Week 14 offers a prime opportunity for the Purple to win back some clout.
Will the Steelers stain our perfect 6-0 record on Sunday? Game preview inside.
The Vikings' star running back is featured on the issue out Wednesday, with the headline "Dominator"
You look at the Vikings and see a football team. Zygi Wilf looks at the Vikings and sees a key that might unlock countless added development deals— here or somewhere else.
Drive-By Truckers call out for the southern discomfort of home
Feminist Susan Faludi looks for the lost continent of American masculinity