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19 min ago | St. Cloud Times
NFC North has plenty of talent, potential on tap The Vikings will face high-scoring competition in the NFC North this season Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/sports/2014/08/20/nfc-north-plenty-talent-potential-tap/14371269/ Adrian Peterson and the Vikings will face high-scoring competition in the NFC North this ... (more)
3 hrs ago | Silver And Black Pride
The Raiders are about to "pack up" and head to Green Bay for their third preseason game.
10 hrs ago | Silver And Black Pride
The Manning family is a little busy. Even Archie, new knee and all, is still running around, on boards for the Sugar Bowl and the new college football playoffs, while also running a restaurant and a football camp.
13 hrs ago | NFLSpinZone
Aug 8, 2014; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson talks along the sidelines during the game with the Oakland Raiders at TCF Bank Stadium.
They've got new coaches, players, systems, playing facilities and so on. And while it's hard to know what all this new stuff is going to do, we can always bank on the barbershop pundits to wax poetic, comical, sometimes even biblical, about everything ... including the Vikings.
Following two victories at TCF Bank Stadium, the Minnesota Vikings will travel to Kansas City for the team's Week 3 matchup against the Kansas City Chiefs .
Week 3 of the NFL preseason is a critical juncture in a franchise's preparation for the regular season, and it should prove to be the most exciting week of football for fans since training camp began.
The quarterback was always going to be the featured offseason acquisition for this team, considering the passing problems of the last four years, and the smiling soft-spoken kid coming off a high-profile career at Louisville has been met with great anticipation from the masses.
In time, the Minnesota Vikings ' 30-28 win over the Arizona Cardinals on Saturday night -- a preseason game in which both Matt Cassel and Teddy Bridgewater played a full half, and each fashioned a passer rating better than 125 -- could come attached with an ignominious footnote: It could be the night Christian Ponder 's chances of appearing in ... (more)
Mike Zimmer may have just killed whatever remaining suspense there might have been in the battle for the Minnesota Vikings ' starting quarterback position.
Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner said he wasn't surprised by rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater's second-half performance Saturday, when the first-round pick went 16-for-20 for 177 yards and two touchdowns, including a seven-play, 83-yard drive that culminated in a game-winning touchdown pass to Rodney Smith with 18 seconds remaining.
Rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater put in a remarkable display to lead the Minnesota Vikings to a come-from-behind victory with only a minute to go in the fourth quarter, but what did we learn about our Cardinals last night? 1: Backup quarterback Drew Stanton put in another favourable display throwing 6/8 for 81 yards and a score to Darren Fells.
Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph isn't exactly considered a top target for fantasy football enthusiasts this season - his average draft position is ranked 10th among players at his position, according to During the team's Saturday night preseason contest against the Arizona Cardinals, Rudolph caught four passes for 89 yards and one score, ... (more)
Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder was sacked by the Raiders' Ricky Lumpkin and Justin Cole in the fourth quarter of the preseason opener against the Raiders.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 09:12 pm
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