A couple days ago, the Minneapolis Police Department released a video entitled, "How you can recognize the 8 indicators leading up to acts of crime and terrorism." The clip was produced using federal dollars and the help of a non-profit called the Counterterrorism Education Learning Lab (CELL).As th ... More >>
Searches for flights from MSP to Denver are up more than searches from just about any other airport recently, and don't kid yourself into believing it's because of skiing or the Broncos.SEE ALSO: Randi Kaye gets stoned on CNN [VIDEO]Instead, the reason is legal weed, or at least that's the conclusio ... More >>
Last night, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning become the first NFL quarterback to throw for seven touchdowns since... wait, Joe Kapp of the Vikings was the last guy to do it? Really?SEE ALSO: Fred Smoot coins unforgettable term for Bryant McKinnie's "Love Boat" cunnilingus Indeed. In Septemb ... More >>
Lonny Roseland admits he's the homophobe who kept vandalizing the gay-friendly Pilgrims United Church in Maple Grove. But on his Facebook page, he admits much more.THE BACKSTORY: So this is the homophobe who kept vandalizing gay-friendly Maple Grove church... [PHOTO] Since creating a Facebook profil ... More >>
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 >>
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 >>
Because the Vikings' 2010 season has been so tame . . .
A duel threat may prove most effective for the Purple's final four games.
Tim Brewster has been fired.University of Minnesota football coach Tim Brewster was kicked out of his job Sunday, a day after the Gophers lost 28-17 at Purdue. Offensive coordinator Jeff Horton has now been handed the responsibility of salvaging the team's 1-6 season, while Brewster rides of ... More >>
Randy Moss gets things screwed on straight.Brett Favre's ready to go deep with Randy Moss, and Vikings fans smell the sweet scent of a resurrected season with the wide receiver's return. We're glad to see Moss back too. And in his honor we've assembled some of his classic YouTube moments.
Photo:Tony NelsonThe Vikings lost, but Shiancoe scored.Last night's Vikings loss in New Orleans carried a heavy whiff of déjà vu all over again. And just to add insult to injury, we're greeted with news this afternoon from NBC that a record number of TV viewers got to see for themselves that th ... More >>
Target Field and the Metrodome will both be full tonight.More than 100,000 people are expected to clog Minneapolis this evening as the city braces for something it's never seen before: Simultaneous home games for the Vikings and the Twins downtown, thanks to brand-new Target Field.
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 >>
When players tweet from meetings, the suits get mad.
It's a double bill today as the Minnesota Vikings must defeat the Denver Broncos AND the Dallas Cowboys need to beat the Washington Redskins for the Vikes' season to continue.
No brag, just fact: I picked a mere five winners out of 15 games last week, actually boosting my overall record to 9-21. In other words, if you'd been bucking the idiot since we started this little exercise, you'd have bagged 70 percent winners against the spread. On to Week 3, in which, as always ... More >>
After a 20-year career as the most prolific wide receiver to ever play the game, 42-year-old Jerry Rice has announced his retirement. Rice spent the majority of his tenure with the San Francisco 49ers, followed by stints in Oakland and Seattle. After being offered only a small role in the Denver Bro ... More >>
A new documentary grapples with the real violence behind the most fabricated of sports--pro wrestling
Long Cheng does a brisk business in fresh meat, but if South St. Paul boosters have their way, it's the slaughterhouse that will have to go
With the Broncos' loss, the Vikings shed the aura of the underdog
The Vikes' scoring machine sure does look unstoppable. But can the defense get it done come January?
The Vikings aren't asking you for anything--yet