Articles Tagged with Minnesota Vikings

Oakland Raiders Starting 2014 The Way 2013 Ended

Oakland Raiders still look bad

The Oakland Raiders are apparently talking about leaving the Bay. If the Raiders continue to play they way they did in their pre-season opener, it seems likely Oakland fans might drive them to the airport. This is a team that has been one of the worst in the NFL for years. Despite that, every Oakland… Read more »

Herschel Walker: Could Former NFL Star Really Still Play At 52?

Herschel Walker claims he could still play at 52.

Herschel Walker, the former NFL star running back with the Dallas Cowboys, Minnesota Vikings and Philadelphia Eagles, and 1982 Heisman Trophy winner, recently drew attention with two major statements. The first: former USFL team owner Donald Trump would make a good NFL owner (Trump is one of several interested in purchasing the NFL’s Buffalo Bills)…. Read more »

Jared Allen Job Shopping With Cowboys, Seahawks

Jared Allen is shopping himself around

Jared Allen is one of the most sought after defensive players in the NFL this year. The Minnesota Viking seems to be enjoying the free agency period as Allen’s name has been mentioned in connection with the Dallas Cowboys, the Seattle Seahawks and a host of other teams. NFL.com reports that Allen just wrapped up… Read more »

Adrian Peterson To Undergo Groin Surgery

Adrian Peterson Undergoes Groin Surgery

Adrian Peterson stunned the football world when he miraculously recovered from knee surgery in such a short amount of time two seasons ago. Now it seems the Minnesota Vikings running back will have to do it again, this time to repair an injured groin. According to NFL.com, “Peterson will undergo groin surgery on Thursday in… Read more »

Adrian Peterson Loses Snowball Fight, Picks Twitter Fight

Adrian Peterson Snowball Fight

Adrian Peterson left Sunday’s game against the Baltimore Ravens with an ankle injury. But that’s not what had the Vikings RB angry after the Vikings’ loss. No, Peterson was mad about getting pelted with snowballs. “They’ve got the worst fans in the NFL,” Peterson said following the Minnesota Vikings‘ heartbreaking 29-26 loss in Baltimore. “(They… Read more »

Adrian Peterson Is ‘Flattered’ By PED Rumors

Adrian Peterson and PED Rumors

Adrian Peterson’s PED rumors are “flattering” to the Minnesota Vikings running back. Speaking to USA Today Sports, the Pro Bowl NFL player says he finds it flattering that people thing he’s taking drug to give him his super fast speed and reaction times. In his interview, the Vikings player says: “Seriously. Especially with the amount… Read more »

Percy Harvin Plans Holdout If Vikings Don’t Pay Him

Percy Harvin will holdout without a contract extension

With trade rumors swirling, Percy Harvin is now expected to holdout if the Viking don’t give him a contract extension this off-season. Explosive both on and off the field, the embattled wide receiver feels disrespected by Minnesota and wants to be paid for his performance on the field. If rumors of his behavior off the… Read more »

Adrian Peterson Rushes For 212 Yards, Nears NFL Record

Adrian Peterson Running Record for NFL

Adrian Peterson edged ever closer towards Eric Dickerson’s rushing record on Sunday when he destroyed the St. Louis Rams defense with 212 rushing yards including an 82-yard touchdown. The massive game for Peterson allowed him to surpass his own person career high of 1,760 rushing yards as he finished Sunday’s match with 1,812 yards on… Read more »

NFL Star Adrian Peterson Insists He’s 200% Innocent

Adrian Peterson Says Hes 200 percent innocent

Last week NFL star Adrian Peterson was arrested outside of a Houston nightclub where he allegedly shoved a police officer, a charge for which he says “I’m 200% innocent.” The Minnesota Vikings star running back was speaking inside a Houston courthouse on Friday when he told reporters: “I didn’t push, shove, touch anything or anyone,… Read more »

Vikings New Stadium: Minnesota House Approves Bill To Build

New Vikings Stadium

The first major step towards beginning construction of the Minnesota Vikings new stadium has been completed as the Minnesota House of Representatives approved a bill to build a new $975 million stadium in Minneapolis. The House negotiated for eight hours on Monday before they finally approved the bill by a vote of 73-58. After an… Read more »