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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
:::: 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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
In 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 >>
McNabb: so new the Vikings still have him in cardinal on the team websiteViking 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 >>
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.
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 >>
The New York Post: Bad Snap!The 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 >>
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
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 >>
Image via YouTubeSimpson's white Ford BroncoThe 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 >>
Image via vikings.comJay Glazer says Brett Favre's coming backBrett 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 >>
The Minnesota Vikings QB is an Artist of the Year in 2009
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.
Inspired by comic books, ordinary citizens are putting on masks to fight crime
The ink-stained Benedict Arnold gets his comeuppance in court
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 >>
Securities scams, karaoke-bar brawls, and the occasional boozy ride: At least there's one championship the Vikings might be winning
The Vikes' scoring machine sure does look unstoppable. But can the defense get it done come January?
Vikings guard David Dixon came a long way to play pro ball
He was instrumental in building the Vikings team that's now laying waste to the NFL. So why isn't anyone thanking Roger Headrick?