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  • Blogs

    September 17, 2014

    Vikings Banish Adrian Peterson: Top Tweets

    For those of us in the habit of catching up with what's going on in the world each morning via Twitter, this was what today was like (minus the "Go back to bed" part for yours truly):Wake up. Entire Twitter feed is Adrian Peterson. Go back to bed.-- Kevin Hoffman (@panopticon13) September 17, 2014 B ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2014

    Vikings, Chris Kluwe beef goes nuclear after investigators side with team

    On Friday, the Vikings released a summary of the six-month internal investigation Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi L.L.P. conducted into former team punter Chris Kluwe's claim that his outspoken advocacy for marriage equality prompted his release from the team following the 2012 season.The invest ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2013

    Rick Spielman reacts to Vikings having more players arrested this month than wins all season

    News of Erin Henderson's arrest means we now know of (at least) three Vikings who have been arrested so far this month alone. (the since-released A.J. Jefferson and Jerome Simpson being the other two.)A BIT DATED NOW, BUT STILL: Meet the Minnesota Vikings All-Arrested team In other words, the Viking ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2013

    There's no excuse for Jerome Simpson's DWI arrest [UPDATE]

    :::: 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 >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2013

    Radio K up for four CMJ College Radio awards, including Station of the Year

    Music fans in the Twin Cities area are blessed with a plethora of great radio stations to choose from. No matter what your tastes or preferences are, you can typically find a spot on the local dial that is playing something you like. Radio K is definitely one of the best radio options in the area, f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2012

    Star Tribune's C.J. grills Vikings' Christian Ponder about his bereft love life

    As a young single guy myself, I can tell you that there are few things more uncomfortable than a woman old enough to be my mom grilling me about my romantic life.Christian Ponder, ready or not, meet C.J. SEE ALSO:-- Minnesota Vikings: Top 10 plays of last 20 years [VIDEO]-- Star Tribune's C.J. write ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2012

    Childress bringing "kick-ass offense" to Cleveland

    ‚ÄčIn December 2006, fresh off an offensively bereft 9-7 loss to the hated Green Bay Packers, Brad Childress took the podium at Winter Park, cleared his throat and uttered the following preposterous statement:"I know it's a kick-ass offense when it's properly executed."Over a year after being uncere ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2011

    Donovan McNabb to play more this Saturday

    McNabb: so new the Vikings still have him in cardinal on the team website​Viking season is upon us, and looks like fans will get a better look this weekend at our new quarterback, Donovan McNabb. After the team's practice Thursday at Winter Park, Coach Leslie Frazier mapped out how he'll jugg ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2010

    Adrian Peterson busted again for speeding

    Adrian Peterson, speeder.​Something about the Chicago Bears brings out the lead foot in running back Adrian Peterson. On Monday, the day after the Chicago Bears crushed the visiting Vikings 27-13, be was busted for speeding near the team's training facility at Winter Park.

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2010

    Brett Favre sexting story eclipses 500th TD pass

    Brett Favre's joyous return to the Vikings seems like years ago.​Brett Favre broke two big records last night, despite leading the Vikings to a 20-29 loss against the Jets. He's now the first player in NFL history to throw 500 (and 501, and 502) touchdown passes, and the first to reach 70,000 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2010

    Brett Favre's penis pictures too hot for local front pages

    The New York Post: Bad Snap!‚ÄčThe Vikings' Brett Favre is one of the hottest quarterbacks in NFL history. He is accused of texting pictures of his penis to a former New York Jets sideline reporter in 2008, when he played for the Jets. That's a big story, right? Maybe the ick factor kept it out of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2010

    Percy Harvin says migraines sparked by sleep apnea

    Percy Harvin can now inhale​The 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.

  • News

    September 8, 2010

    Visanthe Shiancoe up close and personal

    Vikings tight end is ready for the Saints

  • Blogs

    August 20, 2010

    Percy Harvin back at training camp [UPDATE]

    Percy Harvin's teammates had never witnessed such a dramatic collapse​Update: 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 >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2010

    Visanthe Shiancoe channels O.J. Simpson watching Brett Favre's return

    Image via YouTubeSimpson's white Ford Bronco​The whole media circus surrounding Brett Favre's return to Minnesota yesterday -- including news helicopters tracking his drive from the airport to Winter Park -- put us in mind of another NFL legend, although the circumstances were, um, different. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2010

    Brett Favre: "Back in"

    Image via vikings.comJay Glazer says Brett Favre's coming back​Brett Favre is "back in" as a Minnesota Viking for the 2010-11 season according to Jay Glazer, who covers the NFL for Fox Sports. He posted confirmation of Favre's intentions on Twitter, after another day of speculation kicked off ... 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

    August 19, 2009

    KSTP defends ridiculous Favre chopper stalking

    KSTP was questioned about their live helicopter coverage of his arrival that at one point even interrupted normal broadcasting on their channel. And they defended it. That's embarrassing.

  • Feature

    January 16, 2008

    Superheroes in Real Life

    Inspired by comic books, ordinary citizens are putting on masks to fight crime

  • News

    July 4, 2007

    Par's Download Blues

    The ink-stained Benedict Arnold gets his comeuppance in court

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2006
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    July 21, 2005

    Zygi gets Vikings PR train back on track

    The Strib is reporting today that Vikings owner Zygi Wilf has reversed the decision to charge fans a training camp entrance fee, and instead (are you sitting down?) has agreed to cover the $100,000 revenue shortage that originally caused Greater Mankato Training Camp LLC to institute the ticket plan ... More >>

  • News

    May 3, 2000
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    April 5, 2000

    Purple Stain

    Securities scams, karaoke-bar brawls, and the occasional boozy ride: At least there's one championship the Vikings might be winning

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    February 2, 2000
  • 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

  • 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?