To his surprise, the Vikings have bee...

To his surprise, the Vikings have been a good fit for DT Jimmy ...

There are 44 comments on the TwinCities.com story from Nov 13, 2009, titled To his surprise, the Vikings have been a good fit for DT Jimmy .... In it, TwinCities.com reports that:

Jimmy Kennedy recognizes the irony of his situation. He's playing the best football of his career with a team he never wanted to join.

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Steveb

Rochester, MN

#1 Nov 13, 2009
I hope he comes back here. Solid player.
Brett Favre

Henderson, NV

#2 Nov 13, 2009
I'm impressed with his play in MN so far, and he seems well positioned to take over for Pat Williams when he retires.

That said, W_T_F?!?

What kind of a douch*bag complains about the paint job on the lockers??

While you're trying to answer that one, keep in mind he's already made more than $1,000,000 per NFL sack.

Guy sounds a little mental to me. Not as mental as bIG JOHN FROM WI, but still, pretty messed up.
ERIE-PA FAN

Erie, PA

#3 Nov 13, 2009
We have tremendous depth on the D-line, I hope he returns as well, P Williams cannot play forever.
Packers Suck

Chandler, AZ

#4 Nov 13, 2009
" I had tears in my eyes" ... what a d0uche.
Migz

Minneapolis, MN

#6 Nov 13, 2009
He kind of sounds like a good...and a d**k, all the same time. That's not easy to accomplish!
Depth is a good thing.
muskratbob

Beckley, WV

#7 Nov 14, 2009
Take it easy on him guy's jimmy kennedy is a vike and it's a total team effert to take it all go vikings.
Observer

Minneapolis, MN

#8 Nov 14, 2009
Don't be fooled and star struck by Favre

http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/2100...
SWFL VWO Chapter

East Troy, WI

#9 Nov 14, 2009
Jimmy was young and dumb when he came out but looks like he has a good team and coach nice to see a guy getting wiser with age.....
AND THE PUCKERS SUCK!!!!!
Vikes 2-0
Bucs 1-0
DOWN WITH THE PUCKERS!!!!!!!!!!
rtpSPAL

United States

#10 Nov 14, 2009
muskratbob wrote:
Take it easy on him guy's jimmy kennedy is a vike and it's a total team effert to take it all go vikings.
Yea guys so everybody together; go team, go team, go team and go team wives, go team wives, go team wives and go team puppy dogs and kitty cats too. Give me a V, give me an i,...
Civitas

Elk River, MN

#11 Nov 14, 2009
The man wants a ring. Why wouldn't he want to be here?
The Goreacle

Minneapolis, MN

#12 Nov 14, 2009
Jimmy has found a home and for a lot of NFL players that never happens. He's also a testament to what Childress has done with the players and coaching staff he's assembled here. This team reeks with talent and they have become a close nit group with aspirations of going to the top of the league. All one needs to do is look across the river to east to see the opposite happening.

Hang around Jimmy, it's only going to get better if everyone is able to remain fairly healthy and you just might find yourself getting sized for a new ring before it's over.

SKOL VIKINGS!

Since: Aug 09

White Bear Lake, MN

#13 Nov 14, 2009
when the vikings signed kennedy last season i was checking his track record and was like "oh god". he looked like a career fill-in that nobody wanted to hang on to for long, being bounced around from team to team. he's been looking good so far this year though. he was part of that game-ending goal line stand in preseason against kc (i believe). he's young enough yet to where he can keep making improvments if he stays with the system.
Mad Dog Gus

Minneapolis, MN

#14 Nov 14, 2009
I like this guy...when he's in there's no drop off. Big Pat is 37 years old, needs to be platooned. Robison needs more reps at defensive end and should be platooned with Edwards. D-line is a strength for the Vikings, and depth and experience solidifies that.

Linebackers need some depth, as proved last year when EJ went down...an injury there would really hurt this club.

Winfield being out has given some much needed playing time for unused D-backs. Asher Allen looks to be the real deal...
Farmboy

Litchfield, MN

#15 Nov 14, 2009
The is crazy, he hears voices telling him where to play and then the voice is giving wrong information. Isn't that clinically insane to hear voices? I guess it is unless you claim it's god then you can get by with it. Can't these morons make up their own minds without blaming someone or something else. Sick..... These teams need a pyscho coach to deal with these nut cases.
The Hard Truth

Los Angeles, CA

#16 Nov 14, 2009
Sometimes the posters on these sites are exceedingly odd. Mr. Kennedy sounds like a good man who hopes and prays that he has found a home. It's just good to hear someone speak highly of the coaching situation here. God know, most of us, myself included, have not been enamoured of Childress and Bevell and the lot. I hope Mr. Kennedy finds happiness here and also helps the team. And, by the way, have any of you bull roarers out there ever had a job or worked for an employer that was just a bad fit? If not, I recommend it as a learning experience. Then, when you get in a good situation, you truly appreciate it. Mr. Kennedy appears to be in a good situation for him at this stage of his life. Good luck to him.
Yvonne Duffy

Covina, CA

#17 Nov 14, 2009
I am a Viking fan. I live in Buffalo, NY I am turning the Bills fans. To the Viking. Once live in Minnesota see teams like the Vikings..
GO VIKINGS

Since: Jun 08

Bay City, WI

#18 Nov 14, 2009
The chemistry on this team is better then I've ever seen. I don't know if that is all Bret Favre or not. I have a hunch it's more then that.

“Here I come to save the Day!”

Since: Jan 09

Gothem city

#19 Nov 14, 2009
Like it or not, Farves greatest strength is his ability to get his team mates to play better than they are. Look at what he did for a bunch of nothings in Green Bay.
Purpleman

Neenah, WI

#20 Nov 14, 2009
Grandmaster G wrote:
Like it or not, Farves greatest strength is his ability to get his team mates to play better than they are. Look at what he did for a bunch of nothings in Green Bay.
Best post of the day, by far! So true. Good stuff, dude;-) Pukers were NOTHING before Favre, and are nothing after Favre.
barely missed a bust

Saint Paul, MN

#21 Nov 14, 2009
glad we didn't take you in the first round either because we took kevin williams instead. i'm glad we dodged ourselves of a first round bust.

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