NFL Draft

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2014

    Teddy Bridgewater begins Vikings career with R. Kelly soundtrack

    Baseball fans are accustomed to the walk-up music chosen by each ballplayer as they stroll confidently up to the plate. But at last night's NFL Draft, each prospect got to select the music echoing through Radio City Music Hall as they proudly took the stage. It's an opportunity to see what type of ... More >>

  • News

    May 7, 2014

    America's last closet: Professional sports

    Gay athletes are finally coming out, but Chris Kluwe's fight isn't over

  • Calendar

    April 23, 2014
  • Blogs

    April 26, 2013

    Vikings didn't draft dude with the fake girlfriend, but here's who they ended up with

    The Vikings need a middle linebacker and GM Rick Spielman loves players from Notre Dame, so the hot speculation heading into last night's NFL draft was that the Vikings would select Manti T'eo, the star college football player better known as the dude with the fake girlfriend.SEE ALSO: Greg Jennings ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2012

    Greg Childs injury: Vikings WR suffers "extremely rare" dual kneecap blowout [VIDEO]

    SEE ALSO: Paul Allen's "No!" call the greatest of all time, says [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 >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2010

    Percy Harvin and the tragedy of marijuana criminalization

    A parody created after Percy Harvin tested positive for marijuana.​Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin is alert and resting comfortably in a hospital after collapsing during practice today due to a crippling migraine headache.While we are all thankful that Harvin is OK, the incident could have been ... More >>

  • News

    December 23, 2009

    Brett Favre at 40: Still holding court

    The Minnesota Vikings QB is an Artist of the Year in 2009

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2008

    What, what, we got Booty!

    Over the weekend the NFL held its yearly draft. Time to get your Kiper on!

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2007

    A gold rush towards the postseason?

    Heading west to California today in the hopes of continuing their hot streak, the Minnesota Vikings take on the San Francisco 49ers in a game the purple need to win to keep the talk and hope of playoff football alive.

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2007

    Welcome Back, Daunte: Eric Refsland blogs the Vikings

    A lot has been made this week of the Oakland Raiders head coach Lane Kiffin being a Minnesota Vikings ball boy during the late 1980s and early 90s. I'm kind of jealous. Not that Lane got to be around the players or at the games during this time, but because he might have witnessed first hand what ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2006

    4/28: Morning Communique

    Wikipedia shenanigans cost campaign worker his job, many British women prefer house cleaning to sex, the theme to Hawaii 5-O played with hands, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • 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 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