Paul Allen -- KFAN host, Vikings radio play-by-play guy, and noted homer -- preaches the gospel of #faith to Vikings fans and this morning picked the Purple to make it all the way to the NFC Championship Game (and possibly the Super Bowl). In related news, water is wet.SEE ALSO: Disappointed Vikings ... More >>
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 >>
Still slightly intoxicated from AP's mad dash to the MVP with the entire Vikings franchise on his back, Vikings fans tend to forget that for most of the season, second-year quarterback Christian Ponder was an unmitigated, Spurgeon Wynn-esque disaster.SEE ALSO:-- Adrian Peterson on Percy Harvin trade ... More >>
It's a good day for Percy Harvin. He gets traded from an organization he didn't seem particularly enthused to be a part of in the first place; presumably gets a new, lucrative, long-term contract; and, as an added bonus, the ganja-friendly wide receiver is headed to Seattle, Washington, where mariju ... More >>
Today, the Vikings traded Percy Harvin to Seattle for first- and seventh-round picks this year and a mid-round pick next year.SEE ALSO: MinnPost, MPR bloggers ding Vikings reporters for getting scooped on Percy Harvin tradeReaction to the trade has been mixed. Some Seattle fans are concerned that de ... More >>
Percy Harvin's relationship with the Vikings looks to be headed toward an ugly divorce. One day after telling reporters he "just [hasn't] been real happy lately" while obliquely threatening a holdout, Harvin has requested a trade from the Vikings, the Associated Press is reporting.The AP's Jon Krawc ... More >>
The Los Angeles Minnesota Vikings today agreed to terms on a one-year deal with former Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Jerome Simpson. Simpson, 26, had his best season last year, when he caught 50 passes for 725 yards and four touchdowns. He's best known for two things: a spectacular flip he made i ... More >>
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 >>
Following a disastrous 3-13 season that prompted calls for a power shake-up, Rick Spielman is now the general manager of the Minnesota Vikings.The move essentially represents a promotion of Spielman from Vice President of Player Personnel -- a position he has held since May 2006 -- to the undispu ... More >>
JoeySandersNYQuarterback down.One more time, Brett Favre must have said to himself last night before facing the Bears in the Tundra Bowl. Please, just one more time let me go out there and loft one to Percy Harvin. Just once more. Wish granted.
In a zany NFL season, would a Vikings loss or win prove more bizarre?
The Purple can get to within a game of .500 with a win, or . . .
The NFL's leading rusher should feast on the 'Cards run defense.
C.P. obtains rare "transcript" of first Moss interview . . . with himself.
Moss needs to end his 14-straight game streak below the century mark.
Percy Harvin: GloriousFor a while there during training camp, it seemed like migraines might sideline Percy Harvin's season. But we've parked those fears. Last week in that loss against the Jets, he was still good for two touchdowns, and connected with Brett Favre to push the quarterback's ... More >>
Percy Harvin can now inhaleThe NFL won't let Percy Harvin, or any other player, beat migraines by burning down a joint. But he may have found another way to inhale legally: He's been diagnosed with sleep apnea and has started to use a special breathing machine at night.
Vikings tight end is ready for the Saints
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 >>
Photo via WikipediaSidney Rice has surgery. Talk about lousy timing.Say this much for Brett Favre's decision-making abilities: At least he made the right call in the off season to have ankle surgery - if by "right," we're talking about keeping Vikings players and fans happy. Not so much Sidn ... More >>
Percy Harvin's teammates had never witnessed such a dramatic collapseUpdate: Harvin's out of the hospital and back on the sideline. Details after the jump. The official word from Vikings Coach Brad Childress on wide receiver Percy Harvin's migraine collapse was that, "Percy appreciates every ... More >>
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 >>
Play-by-play announcer opens up about his past and future
The Viking ship sails down the Mighty Miss with the compass set on the team's first Super Bowl appearance since 1976.
Memo to Brad Childress: if you want to win against the Saints Sunday, allow Percy to toke up. Medical science is with us on this one.
The Minnesota Vikings QB is an Artist of the Year in 2009
Can a talented Carolina run game keep us from 12-2? Prediction inside.
Week 14 offers a prime opportunity for the Purple to win back some clout.
The Seahawks are just 3-6 and have yet to find victory on the road this season. 9-1 ensues for the Purple.
While woeful at 1-7, Detroit does have a history of playing games tight on our turf.
High marks abound for 7-1 division leaders.
When players tweet from meetings, the suits get mad.