You could feel the tension through your computer monitor as the NFL owners convened in Atlanta today to decide which city gets Super Bowl 52.The smart money coming into today was that New Orleans was the front runner. After all, the city was 10 for 10 in Super Bowl bids, and 2018 represents the 300t ... More >>
State, city, business, and Vikings officials want Minneapolis to host the Super Bowl in 2018, and it's not because of the goodness of their hearts.SEE ALSO: Vikings unveil stadium design: Top 10 tweets Kristen Montag, communications director for Meet Minneapolis -- the non-profit tasked with putting ... More >>
If history is any indication, the Vikings probably won't be playing in it (sorry, cheap shot), but the 2018 Super Bowl might be coming to Minneapolis.SEE ALSO: VW's Super Bowl ad featuring 'Minnesotan' criticized for being "like blackface with voices" [VIDEO] Yesterday, the City of Lakes was named a ... More >>
SEE ALSO: Paul Allen's "No!" call the greatest of all time, says NFL.com [VIDEO]During a scrimmage on Saturday night, Vikings rookie receiver Greg Childs, the team's fourth-round pick in this year's draft, jumped to catch a pass that was thrown slightly behind him. The ball sailed over his head and ... More >>
Six myths the mainstream media perpetuates
Indianapolis mobilizes for an epic battle with an urban legend.
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 >>
The graybeard finally rests.
The guillotine falls on Chilli.
The longtime assistant and head coaching candidate finally gets his shot.
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 >>
Screen grab via ESPN The MagazineThe Twins fancy new ballpark gets some ESPN loveWe know the food's great. We know it's growing a soul. It's a hit with wildlife. And now we know that the Twins' fancy new Target Field is the best stadium in the country -- not just for baseball, or football, or ... 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.
The Vikings and the Saints are well-matched in talent, and empathy.
Bookies peg Minnesota as fourth-best among the 12 playoff teams.
What history says of Favre's three MVPs, and the numbers of past winners at the position.
In just a couple weeks, No. 4 has shot up to the top of the sales charts.
Regardless of fans' optimism over Vikings owner Zygi Wilf's off season spending spree, the bean counters at Forbes say the Purple are worth less than any other team in the NFL.
In recent years, few journalists have followed pro sports stadium shenanigans more closely than Neil deMause, co-author of the acclaimed Field of Schemes: How the Great Stadium Swindle Turns Public Money Into Private Profit and proprietor of the fieldofschemes.com website. City Pages contacted deMau ... More >>
Happy Holidays: A five-game losing streak near the end of the season landed the Vikings a relatively weak playoff opponent.
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.