Tampa Bay Buccaneers

  • Blogs

    January 2, 2014

    Josh Freeman debacle is on Leslie Frazier, report says

    The Josh Freeman experiment was clearly an embarrassment for the entire Vikings organization, but the question remains: Was it mostly the fault of the guy who signed Freeman, GM Rick Spielman, or the guy who decided to play him less than two weeks after he was signed, Coach Leslie Frazier?RELAT ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2013

    Vikings embarrass themselves on Monday Night Football: Top 20 tweets

    Excellent photo of the Vikings offense Dan Wetzel (@DanWetzel) October 22, 2013 My God, that was bad.Last night, the Vikings offense was a dumpster fire of epic proportions, with new quarterback Josh Freeman putting forth a time capsule-worthy display of inaccurate passi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2013

    Sure sounds like Spielman told Josh Freeman what to say during QB's introductory interview

    Yesterday, Vikings brass introduced their shiny brand new non-Christian Ponder quarterback, Josh Freeman (pictured above at left), to the Minnesota media in a conference call.SEE ALSO: Sam Ponder, as Matt Cassel possibly takes her husband's job: "Pressure is a privilege" General Manager Rick Spielma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2012

    Vikings LB Chad Greenway asks fans to get "super-duper drunk" before Sunday's game

    With the Vikings at 6-6 and facing a do-or-die game this Sunday against Chicago, linebacker Chad Greenway is asking fans to make arrangements for a ride home from the Metrodome.SEE ALSO: Paul Charchian's "I'm pissed" Vikings rant: KFAN host calls for Ponder, coaching staff to go [VIDEO]Why, you ask? ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2012

    Adrian Peterson's resisting arrest charge dropped [UPDATE]

    SEE ALSO: -- Adrian Peterson's arrest video surfaces [VIDEO]-- Adrian Peterson doesn't look "heavily intoxicated" in his mugshot [PHOTO]Original post from July 13 (scroll to bottom for update) -- Adrian Peterson's day in a Texas courtroom was inconclusive -- his court date on a misdemeanor resisting ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2012

    Vikings considering replacing Chris Kluwe as punter

    Vikings punter Chris Kluwe is probably the best gay marriage advocate in the NFL. But so far this season, he's been far from the best punter, and it appears the Vikings are running out of patience.SEE ALSO: Chris Kluwe takes a stand [FEATURE] Yesterday, the Vikings brought in 22-year-old former San ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2012

    Jared Allen roughed up and bloodied by Tampa lineman, beats him for sack next play [VIDEO]

    Between watching a possibly lovesick Christian Ponder lead one three-and-out drive after another and Tampa running back Doug Martin carve up the Vikings defense for 214 total yards, heading to the Metrodome last night was mostly a no-good very-bad experience for Vikings fans.SEE ALSO: Vikings victim ... More >>

  • News

    September 14, 2011

    Donovan McNabb ready to win

    Can he snag a championship for the Vikings?

  • 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

    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

    January 19, 2010

    New Orleans and Twin Cities share championship hopes -- and droughts

    The Vikings and the Saints are well-matched in talent, and empathy.

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2009

    Vikings need to Cherry (pick) Garcia

    Free agent quarterback Jeff Garcia should be under the center for the Purple in '09.

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2008
  • Blogs

    November 28, 2008

    Gus Frerotte Doll: Get yours today!

    Thumbnail image for Thumbnail image for Gus.doll.jpgThe Week in Sports

    sports_balls3.jpgThe Vikings blew it; the Gophers got axed, the Twins lost Neshek for all of next season, the T-wolves losing streak hits EIGHT. Thank god for the Wild.

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2008

    Allen leads by example (sans heroin)

    j.allen[1].BMP Jared Allen's combination of mettle, muscle, and aggressive humor sets the tone for the Vikings' 28-27 win over Green Bay. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2007
  • Blogs

    April 15, 2007

    There's Joy in The Mudville That is Tampa Bay...

    This hapless Devil Rays franchise, "celebrating" their tenth anniversary (and what memories those must be), must have some kid, somewhere in the bay area, cheering for 'em. But today, there's a brief burst of joy when his Rays split a four-game series against the heralded Twins, winning game four ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2006
  • Blogs

    November 30, 2005

    11/30: Morning Communique

    No holiday trees at the U.S. Capitol, strippers for Bucs fans, ten rules for web startups, radioactive consumer products, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2005

    The Inaugural "Buck the Idiot" Tip Sheet

    My grand plan is to pick ten college and five pro games for the next few weeks, including my most confident "lock" in both pro and college. Let's see if I can prove to you that I don't know what I'm talking about.

  • Books

    December 27, 2000

    Offensive Line Man

    Writer Jeff Johnson stretches the truth and covers the spread

  • Sports

    January 20, 1999

    Welcome to the Humbledome

    Minnesota's 12th man proved no match for the Dirty Birds

  • Sports

    January 13, 1999

    Bird Hunting

    Having plucked Cardinals, the Vikes go gunning for Falcons

  • Sports

    January 6, 1999

    Card Tricks

    Does Arizona have an ace up its sleeve?

  • Sports

    December 23, 1998

    Bound for Glory

    The Vikings defang the Jaguars--and silence the doubters

  • Sports

    December 9, 1998

    The Numbers Game

    The Vikes' scoring machine sure does look unstoppable. But can the defense get it done come January?

  • Sports

    November 11, 1998

    The Project

    Vikings guard David Dixon came a long way to play pro ball

  • 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

  • Sports

    December 24, 1997

    They Might Be Giants

    Happy Holidays: A five-game losing streak near the end of the season landed the Vikings a relatively weak playoff opponent.

  • News

    October 18, 1995

    The Last Worthless Season

    The Timberwolves--for years the lowliest franchise in professional sports--may see their way out of the wilderness at last. But not this year.