Tomorrow night, it'll be Teddy Time in Green Bay, as the Vikings take on the Packers in a much-anticipated nationally televised matchup.The DFL knows a news peg when they see one, apparently. Today, mailers are hitting mailboxes throughout Minnesota's Eighth Congressional District making light of a ... More >>
The Vikings entered Sunday's game in Green Bay with a 2-8 record. Had the season ended Saturday, they would've finished the season with the second most pathetic record out of the 32 teams in the NFL. Long story short, the meaningful part of their 2013 season ended long ago.SEE ALSO: Sid Hartman inte ... More >>
Yes -- the GIF above clearly shows Jared Allen telling a teammate, "I've never been on a defense this bad in my life."WHO SUCKS, GREG? Jennings turns heel on Green Bay, signs "Packers Suck" on Vikings helmet [PHOTO]In related news, the Vikings' defense never once stopped the Packers during last nigh ... More >>
Days after he signed a five-year, $47.5 million contract with the Vikings in March, Greg Jennings took out a full-page ad in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. "Although the business side of this great game has brought about change, my family and I will be forever indebted to the Packers organizations ... More >>
Green Bay alderman Dave Boyce wants to make it illegal for folks to sag their pants in the home city of the Packers.SEE ALSO: Minnetonka principal says yoga pants expose too much "leg and backside," requests crackdown He says his proposal isn't racially motivated, but is instead aimed to curtail a ... More >>
-- Original post published June 27 at 7:30 a.m.; update at bottom -- Sure, it's not as bad getting busted zipper-down with a minor at a rest stop, but still -- the Packers? Really?SEE ALSO: Rick Nolan says he's expected to spend twice as much time fundraising as on actual legislative work Alas, phot ... More >>
For Vikings fans, the new Madden NFL 25 commercial may end up being more fun than the actual game.SEE ALSO: Cute Vikings fans photobombed at Lambeau by middle finger-flipping Packers backer [PHOTO] That's because it shows a whole bunch of players -- including Adrian Peterson -- kicking 12 or 13 dif ... More >>
In today's Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Packer-turned-Viking Greg Jennings took out a full-page ad thanking the Green Bay community for "for opening your arms and hearts to my family and me, and making Green Bay an easy place to love and call home."SEE ALSO: Cute Vikings fans photobombed at Lambeau b ... More >>
Many are looking forward to Saturday's big throwdown between our own Vikings and Green Bay's Pack, but some have more than just pride on the line. Mayor R.T. Rybak and Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt are among the many who have wagered something on this game, but theirs has less to do with money and mor ... More >>
The December 2 Vikes-Pack game in Lambeau was memorable, at least as far as the City Pages Blotter archives goes -- it gave us the Cute Vikings Fans Photobomber, the Purple Sombrero Beatdown, and enough fodder to post about whether local law enforcement planned to change the way it handles gamedays ... More >>
Long-suffering Vikings fans were feeling confused at the end of yesterday's thrilling victory over the Packers. As one of professional sports' long-cursed franchises, the Vikings just don't win big games like that.SEE ALSO: 2012 is "The Year of Adrian Peterson," says new Sports Illustrated cover [IM ... More >>
A couple of cute Vikings fans looking to photographically chronicle their Lambeau Field experience received a rude awakening when a Packers fan who looks like she could be Clay Matthews' sister used a single finger to deliver a message they won't forget.SEE ALSO: Brian Riesgraf's 'Drunk Vikings Fan ... More >>
In the wake of the last Sunday's Purple Sombrero Beatdown, the Green Bay Press Gazette put together a report looking at whether the incident will change how Green Bay-area police handle gamedays. It won't, according to Eric Dunning, public safety director in the suburb of Ashwaubenon, who said: "We ... More >>
Green Bay-area police on the lookout for a purple sombrero-wearing Vikings fan who allegedly knocked out a Green Bay man following Sunday's game ended up finding him behind a Kmart.SEE ALSO:-- Green Bay landlord wants to evict non-Packer fan tenants from his home-- Donald Driver throws cleat to youn ... More >>
Last night, the Green Bay Packers were victimized by what may have been the single worst call in NFL history.Leading 12-7 with seconds left, the Pack had to vend off a Seattle Seahawks' Hail Mary to secure the victory. And that they did, as defensive back M.D. Jennings clearly emerged from an end zo ... More >>
Vikings punter Chris Kluwe is rallying to the defense... of the Green Bay Packers?SEE ALSO:-- Packers screwed by replacement refs: 'NFL needs to come to GB and apologize for fucking us' [VIDEO]-- Vikings-49ers replacement ref fiasco: 'Frisco gets extra timeouts, phantom challenges [VIDEO]Such is the ... More >>
SEE ALSO:-- Donald Driver throws cleat to young fan, middle-aged woman rips it away [VIDEO]-- Packers' Clay Matthews stars in adult diaper commercial, tries on Depends [VIDEO]-- Sad Packers Fan video: Is it wrong to enjoy it this much?It's not news that people take the Packers pretty seriously in Gr ... More >>
Sure, the Vikings suck, but at least our players don't do this.Clay Matthews, star linebacker for the Green Bay Packers, stars in a new adult diaper ad... and even puts on a pair in front of the camera. Thankfully, Depend didn't have him try out the, um, absorbancy of their Real Fit for Men diape ... More >>
Move over Honolulu, see you later San Francisco -- if you're looking for romance, the place to be is La Crosse, Wisconsin. And if that doesn't work for you, go to Green Bay.Or so say the folks at Redbox. The movie rental company recently compiled a list of the Top 10 Most Romantic Cities in the c ... More >>
The Wisconsin State Capitol: Bring your own ammo.Wisconsin's new laid-back concealed carry permit laws go into effect next week, and gun owners across the state are asking where, exactly, they can jangle their spurs with a six-shooter on their hip. It seems it'll be cool to be packin' heat damn n ... More >>
Chris Cook is on this list... twice!The Minnesota Vikings could not pull off a miraculous comeback against the Green Bay Packers yesterday.The loss drops the Vikings to 1-6 on the season. But, as it turns out, there is one statistic in which Minnesota is leading the NFL: arrested players.Accordin ... More >>
Leading up to the Super Bowl, it's expected (especially for Vikings fans, who seem doomed to never make it back to the big game) that everyone chooses a side to cheer for while we all make our big plans for Sunday. And those truly lucky fans of the teams involved in the Super Bowl typically puff ... More >>
In a zany NFL season, would a Vikings loss or win prove more bizarre?
Sunday services in Cheeseland
Moss needs to end his 14-straight game streak below the century mark.
Chris Lukawski says he's coming back for another season of getting inebriated while watching Packers games.On the heels of Brett Favre's will-he-or-won't-he return to the Minnesota Vikings, our Wisconsin neighbors want to get in on the excitement.Which is why Packers fan Chris Lukawski called a p ... More >>
Sports Illustrated favors the Packers for NFC champs.The Minnesota Vikings and its loyal fans may be excited about the prospect of Brett Favre returning to helm the team, but Sports Illustrated hasn't given into the hype. It's predecting the Green Bay Packers will be NFC champs, and QB Aaron ... More >>
Jim Becker, a 79-year-old man from Green Bay, was made a Packers' Hall of Fame member over the weekend.
Jason Eugene Schorn is small potatoes compared to the anger management issues exhibisted by some Packers fans.
Hey, if it worked for the Packers, maybe it'll work for the Vikings. (Oh, wait, didn't we just try that?)
Could the two be one in the same? Let the NFL playoffs begin.
Bookies peg Minnesota as fourth-best among the 12 playoff teams.
The Minnesota Vikings QB is an Artist of the Year in 2009
Jeez. Settle down and watch the game, would ya?
Where will you be on Sunday afternoon?
Examples: The city will change the name of Minnesota Avenue. The mayor and fans will wear flip-flops on Friday as a dig against Favre. Flip-flops--get it?
But will it come in this life -- or the next?
We have to admit that Minnesotans have been doing some pretty creepy and bone-headed things lately, but that doesn't mean the Wisconsinites are innocent.
Every year every football fans across the country have to put up with the saga in Wisconsin that occupies every corner of the NFL offseason. Is Brett Favre retiring or will he be back for one more year?
This week, we're introducing our new Vikings blogger. Eric Refsland, a lifelong Vikes fan, is checking in with dispatches before, during and after the game. Watch this post for updates during the divisional clash with Green Bay. (And watch the site as we continue to sign free agent sports bloggers!)
The National Football League released their schedule today. The Vikings season is as follows:
Coretta Scott King RIP, a printer that spits out live cells, drinking pee with the Segway inventor, demonic tots and deeply disturbing cuisine, whittling on the internet, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...
Idiot's thoroughly pedestrian 7-7-1 mark in last week's games. I could spin it to say that in five weeks of prognostication, only once has the Idiot finished with a winning record on his 15 picks. But the real bottom line is that through five weeks and 75 games, the Idiot's record now stands at 32-4 ... More >>
The 2005 NFL schedule was released today and the Minnesota Vikings could be in for a very long season. The NFC North has been making some notable off-season improvements, and a Moss-less offense against Atlanta, Pittsburgh, and Baltimore may need a lot of help from the recent acquisitions on the def ... More >>
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.