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  • News

    October 2, 2013

    Matt Cooke: The soul of an agitator

    The Wild left wing has been called the dirtiest player in hockey, but he intends to prove the haters wrong

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2013

    Adrian Peterson's daughter can't believe Vikings lost to the lowly Browns

    Adrian Peterson is hard on himself. But apparently not as hard as his kids are.SEE ALSO: Samantha Steele gets death wish against husband Christian Ponder after bad game Hours after AP turned in a relatively pedestrian performance (88 rushing yards on 25 carries, 27 yards receiving, one touchdown, on ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 26, 2013
  • News

    March 14, 2012

    Vikings stadium proposal isn't for the "people"

    Six myths the mainstream media perpetuates

  • Music

    April 13, 2011
  • Blogs

    February 22, 2011

    10 of the greatest names in sports

    What's your favorite name in sports?

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2011

    Metrodome ranked worst NFL stadium by Yahoo

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2011

    Lil Wayne's ode to the Packers, 'Green and Yellow'

    ​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 >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2011

    Brett Favre is the most hated quarterback in the NFL

    A competition Favre probably didn't want to win.​The Hollywood Reporter hits the streets tomorrow, and with it comes the results of a nationwide poll showing Brett Favre is the most hated quarterback in the NFL. Surprised?

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2011

    Clay Matthews, golden-maned Packers linebacker, scores shampoo deal

    Clay Matthews gets his Fabio on.​While the rest of the Green Bay Packers have been prepping for the Super Bowl XLV, long-haired linebacker Clay Matthews has been shopping for a shampoo endorsement. Score! The 6-feet 3-inch, 255-pound favorite for NFL Defensive Player of the Year has just ink ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 13, 2010

    Brett Favre's still bad to the bone for Wrangler

    Nothing's coming between Brett Favre and his Wranglers, yet.​It's going to be hard looking at those Brett Favre Wrangler ads anymore without rolling the eyes as "Bad To The Bone" plays in the background. But so far, Wrangler's keeping Favre at the center of its ad strategy despite the sextin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2010

    Sports Illustrated predicts Brett Favre nightmare scenario

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2010

    Minnesota Vikings dropping in value

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    Earning our stripes back: Vikings vs. Bengals

    Week 14 offers a prime opportunity for the Purple to win back some clout.

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2009

    Favre a spirit in the night

    Where will you be on Sunday afternoon?

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2009

    A Pitt. in Vikings' cherry season?

    Will the Steelers stain our perfect 6-0 record on Sunday? Game preview inside.

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2009

    Vikings: Rice Nice

    The Vikings' third-year wideout has been the biggest beneficiary of Favre's arrival.

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2009

    Brett Favre's jersey already best-selling in NFL

    In just a couple weeks, No. 4 has shot up to the top of the sales charts.

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2009

    Super Bowl XLIII: Tampa heat, Minnesota (n)ice

    Scouting the Super Bowl. Sid-style.

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2008

    "Bill, are you there? It's me, Zygi."

    Bill Cowher would look great in Purple should the Vikings persist at a .500 level.

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2008

    Forbes to Vikings: You're Still Worthless

    vikings helmet.gifRegardless 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.

  • News

    February 7, 2007
  • Blogs

    February 2, 2007

    2/2 Morning Communiqué

    Troy Polamalu changes his name, the intoxicatong effects of hand-sanitizing gels, Israeli porn producer misuses Kosher seal, Helve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2006

    1/4: Morning Communique

    Lynn Swann runs for PA governor, Rhode Island legalizes medical marijuana, Starbucks is the house blend for a Chinese court, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2005

    Pigskin Picks for Week 6

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2005

    Buck the Idiot: Reversal of Fortune

    Okay, so the idiot pulled a fast one last week, actually picking 11 winners out of 15 games. My percentage is now up to 44, which means if you've bucked the idiot from the start, you'd barely have any coin after paying the vigorish. But you'd still be ahead, my friend, and I'm guessing my idiocy wil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2005

    Buck The Idiot rolls on...

    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 >>

  • News

    July 14, 2004

    Reversal of Fortune

    One day a stranger hit me. And then he wasn't a stranger anymore.

  • News

    September 8, 1999
  • Sports

    January 13, 1999

    Bird Hunting

    Having plucked Cardinals, the Vikes go gunning for Falcons

  • 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

  • Arts

    October 16, 1996