:::: UPDATE :::: Simpson has been formally charged in connection with his arrest:#Vikings WR Jerome Simpson charged with 2 counts: misdemeanor DWI and refusing blood test -- gross misdemeanor. Minneapolis court date 12/11-- Brian Murphy (@murphPPress) November 13, 2013 Original post (November 11) -- ... More >>
Earlier this month, Chris Kluwe lost a tough competition to be the Raiders' punter. For the first time since breaking into the NFL with the Vikings in 2005, he found himself out of an NFL job.SEE ALSO: Mark Dayton criticizes Vikings for releasing Chris Kluwe [UPDATE] But it wasn't supposed to be tha ... More >>
Just when you thought Adrian Peterson couldn't possibly be any beastlier comes news that he played through a sports hernia for a good chunk of his MVP season.SEE ALSO:-- Adrian Peterson talks about double-sided scooby snacks in "NFL: A Bad Lip Reading" [VIDEO]-- Adrian Peterson all about winning, di ... More >>
Cris Carter is a top-five all-time receiver. There are more than 20 receivers in the Hall. Therefore, CC is getting snubbed.On Saturday, football media selected six players as the 2012 inductees to the Pro Football Hall of Fame.Conspicuously absent from the list, as he has been for the past five ... More >>
Kevin Williams isn't going to let his ailing foot keep him from playing.Kevin Williams, the Vikings' gigantic run-stuffing defensive tackle, is back with the team today after a two-week suspension for performance enhancing drugs.Williams' return will be a welcome one for the Vikings, who've built ... More >>
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Joe Senser is the owner of the SUV, but had loaned it to his daughter.Former Vikings tight end and current local sports media personality Joe Senser is the owner of a car involved in a deadly hit and run accident. The Mercedes SUV that hit and killed 38-year-old Anousoune Phanthavong around 11 p. ... More >>
McNabb was all smiles, even if he's facing a contract cut.Donovan McNabb was officially introduced as Vikings quarterback at the team training camp in Mankato yesterday, stealing the show with his big laugh and by announcing he has "five or six more years left." A new version of McNabb's contract ... More >>
Impressive bar stats.Vikings tackle Bryant McKinnie turned a lot of heads in a swank Hollywood nightclub the other night, reportedly running up a $100,000 bar tab during the NBA All-Star "Kick Off Party." According to TMZ, McKinnie's tastes ran to high-end champagne at MyHouse during the pa ... More >>
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One-man-masked-band Hastings 3000 is in the midst of his first tour, which will find him jetting out to the West Coast, Hawaii, and Japan. Here's the second installment of his tour diary (first installment here). Check back throughout the next two weeks for more updates from his tour. There is ... 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 >>
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