Cris Carter

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2014

    20 Things You Never Hear Minnesotans Say

    "Yah, you betcha!" "Oh, fer gosh sake." "Awwww jeez." For better or worse, these are sayings that are associated with Minnesota. Although you'd probably have to go to your 80-year-old grandmother's church basement mixer to hear those in regular conversation uttered without a drop of irony. W ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2012

    Minnesota Vikings: Top 10 plays of last 20 years [VIDEO]

    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 [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 >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2012

    Favre bounty was $35,000; video surfaces of Saint saying "give me the money" after hit

    Yesterday, the NFL gathered a dozen reporters to present evidence of the New Orleans Saints' bounty program, and there were a couple interesting revelations related to the money Saints players were allegedly offered to hurt our then-beloved Brett Favre during the 2009 NFC Championship Game. First, t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2012

    Cris Carter says Vikings had bounty system

    The New Orleans Saints are in big trouble over an illegal bounty system their defensive players and coaches organized and operated from 2009 to 2011.But according to Vikings legend Cris Carter, the Purple weren't strangers to bounties during his playing days, which ended in 2002.In an ESPN interview ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2012

    Vikings: No mas Randy Moss in purple

    ​The Vikings ranked 28th out of 32 teams in passing yards per-game last season. Their wide receiving corps was devoid of a big-play down the field threat. But with glaring holes along the offensive line and in the secondary, spending a high draft pick or lots of money on a free agent wide receiver ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2012

    Cris Carter calls Randy Moss quitter; Moss fires back on Twitter

    ​Randy Moss and Cris Carter made sweet music together as the best receiving tandem in Vikings history.Moss was the home run hitter, CC the sure-handed possession receiver. During their 1998-2001 run, the team made the playoffs three times, including two ill-fated runs to the NFC Championship game. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2012

    Cris Carter: Snubbed by Pro Football Hall of Fame, again [VIDEO]

    Cris Carter is a top-five all-time receiver. There are more than 20 receivers in the Hall. Therefore, CC is getting snubbed.​On Saturday, football media selected six players as the 2012 inductees to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.Conspicuously absent from the list, as he has been for the past five ... More >>

  • News

    September 26, 2007
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    December 11, 2002

    What Makes Randy Run

    For the country boy from West Virginia, saying the right thing doesn't count for much. Keeping it real does.

  • Books

    November 7, 2001

    Sid Plays Bawl

    What makes Sid Hartman cry?

  • News

    March 14, 2001

    Take 5

    It's better than HBO! Riding the mean streets of Minneapolis on Metro Transit's busiest bus route.

  • Books

    January 10, 2001

    Larry's Big Chance

    A heave from half-court, with a half-million bucks on the line

  • News

    February 2, 2000
  • Sports

    December 23, 1998

    Bound for Glory

    The Vikings defang the Jaguars--and silence the doubters

  • Sports

    December 9, 1998

    The Numbers Game

    The Vikes' scoring machine sure does look unstoppable. But can the defense get it done come January?

  • News

    October 28, 1998

    Roger Headrick's Purple Heart

    He was instrumental in building the Vikings team that's now laying waste to the NFL. So why isn't anyone thanking Roger Headrick?

  • Sports

    September 23, 1998
  • Sports

    September 2, 1998

    The Purple Point Machine

    With an easy schedule and the league's most exciting rookie added to an already potent offense, this year's Vikings need to deliver on suddenly high expectations

  • Sports

    December 24, 1997

    They Might Be Giants

    Happy Holidays: A five-game losing streak near the end of the season landed the Vikings a relatively weak playoff opponent.

  • Sports

    November 26, 1997

    The Cheeseheads' Graveyard

    Last year, the Vikings' quicker defensive linemen sacked Favre seven times, whipping blockers almost as soon as the ball was snapped. Essentially the same lines square off Monday night.