The Minnesota Vikings broke ground on their new stadium today. Vikings groundbreaking ceremony pic.twitter.com/p4TtQbZIDL — chipscoggins (@chipscoggins) December 3, 2013 Once this season ends the Metrodome will be demolished and the new stadium will be built on the same site. The Vikings will play at the University of Minnesota for the next three […]
After scoring a touchdown during today’s game against the Bears, wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson went to slap the official five and he got faked out.
Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder is being evaluated for a concussion after being sandwiched in between two Bears defenders. #Vikings QB Christian Ponder is being evaluated for a concussion. FYI: Josh Freeman is a healthy scratch. So it would be Matt Cassel — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) December 1, 2013 For all the money the […]
Former Vikings cornerback A.J. Jefferson has been charged with felony strangulation after he allegedly grabbed his girlfriend by the neck and threw her around the bedroom, according to TMZ. According to the Eden Prairie Police Department in MN … the accuser told cops she and A.J. got into an argument on November 25 after […]
Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com told Peter King on The MMQB Podcast that he believes Leslie Frazier will be fired by the Vikings after this season. I think Frazier is a heck of a coach that doesn’t deserve to be fired. But owner aren’t patient with their head coaches the way the Steelers are. […]
The Minnesota Vikings have released cornerback A.J. Jefferson after an alleged domestic assault. AJ Jefferson released from the #Vikings this morning after being arrested for alleged domestic assault last night. — FOX 9 Sports (@Fox9Sports) November 25, 2013 Jefferson only had 5 tackles and one interception this season.
After a strong outing against the Packers on Sunday, Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier made it clear that Christian Ponder will start again this week. “I don’t know any reason why he wouldn’t (start again),” Frazier said. “I don’t know if it would be helping our football team not to start him.” Ponder […]
ESPN’s Adam Schefter doesn’t believe the Vikings quarterback of the future is on their roster, which means they’ll look to next year’s draft to find one. They were in the market last offseason, Vade, and they’ll be in the market once again. It’s tough to imagine that this team will be counting on […]
The Vikings have listed running back Adrian Peterson has questionable for Sunday’s game against the Packers. Peterson has been slowed down lately with a groin injury. He made it clear this week that he’ll be playing. We’ll see how long he lasts. The rest of the Vikings injury report is below courtesy of […]
Vikings defensive end Jared Allen knows his days in Minnesota are likely over after this season since his contract will be up. Allen made it clear that he’s open to signing elsewhere in free agency. “To be real honest, I’m going to have to look at the situation of the team,” Allen said […]
There has been a lot of talk about the league protecting QBs too much. Adrian Peterson would apparently agree with this assessment. “You think about Drew Brees and the hit he took (against the 49ers). I love Drew Brees. He’s one of my favorite guys to watch, but that hit he took wasn’t […]
Vikings running back Adrian Peterson plans on playing against the Packers this Sunday despite the fact that he’s dealing with a groin injury that slowed him down a lot last week. #Vikings RB Adrian Peterson, who's been hobbled, says he's planning to play Sunday vs. #Packers — Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) November 21, 2013 […]
Former NFL quarterback Fran Tarkenton really likes Peyton Manning, but doesn’t believe he’s the best quarterback in the history of the NFL. “I’ll give him 1b,’’ Tarkenton said via TwinCities.com. Tarkenton believes he’s the best quarterback ever. “I feel like I can outplay any of the quarterbacks that ever played,’’ Tarkenton, who starred […]
Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier announced today that Christian Ponder will start against the Packers this week. Coach Frazier announced that Ponder will start against Green Bay. — Minnesota Vikings (@Vikings) November 20, 2013 This makes sense. Ponder still gives Minnesota the best chance to win right now.