1. Minnesota Vikings: Christian Ponder vs. Matt Cassel

    Matt Cassel said all the right things when asked about his role as the newest member of the Minnesota Vikings quarterback group. He made it crystal clear that he’s Christian Ponder’s backup...

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  2. Jared Allen and 5 Minnesota Vikings Who Cannot Get Hurt in 2012

    The St. Paul Pioneer Press first reported that the Minnesota Vikings finally agreed to terms with Matt Kalil on Thursday, putting pen to paper with the team’s new starting left tackle...

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  3. 5 Reasons to Be Optimistic About the Minnesota Vikings in 2012

    Minnesota Vikings fans haven’t truly felt optimistic about their squad since 2009, when a KSTP helicopter followed Brad Childress and Brett Favre from the airport to Winter Park—giving us all that creepy O...

    Brian Dezelske Written by Brian Dezelske about 2 years ago 5,745 reads 35 comments

  4. 9 Players Responsible for the Minnesota Vikings' Success or Failure in 2012

    Much of the Minnesota Vikings ’ 2011 season was a failure—so much so, that even their Dec. 24th win turned out to be the best Christmas present any NFL franchise could possibly imagine...

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  5. 2012 NFL Draft: Exploring Every Team Need the Minnesota Vikings Must Address

    Pointing out the major needs for the Minnesota Vikings isn ’t a very tough task to do. Just look at pretty much every position with the exception of defensive end, running back and quarterback—and that’s even debatable to some...

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  6. NFL Combine 2012: The Minnesota Vikings' 5 Biggest Scouting Combine Takeaways

    The 2012 NFL Combine has finished up in Indianapolis, and now the Minnesota Vikings’ front office will sit down and go over with a fine-tooth comb all the information they gathered over the four-day process...

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  7. NFL Free Agency 2012: Restricted Free Agents the Minnesota Vikings Could Pursue

    The NFL ’s restricted free-agent class of 2012—headlined by Pittsburgh Steelers star receiver Mike Wallace—could very well be an avenue that Minnesota Vikings GM Rick Spielman explores this offseason...

    Brian Dezelske Written by Brian Dezelske about over 2 years ago 2,670 reads 15 comments

  8. Minnesota Vikings Free Agency: Steve Hutchinson Could Be a Salary-Cap Casualty

    Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com is reporting that the Minnesota Vikings could find themselves in the tough position of having to part ways with standout left guard Steve Hutchinson...

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  9. Minnesota Vikings: 10 Vikings Starters That Must Be Replaced in 2012

    One could describe the 2012 Minnesota Vikings depth chart as paltry at best, as it currently stands . Outside of Jared Allen, Adrian Peterson and a few others, you could make ...

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  10. Minnesota Vikings: Mocking the Vikings' Third-Round Pick

    The first round of the 2012 NFL Draft is obviously important for the Minnesota Vikings and all NFL teams, but it’s also been overanalyzed and beaten to a pulp for the last month...

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  11. Minnesota Vikings' 7 Worst Moments of 2011-12 Season

    The 2011-12 Minnesota Vikings season started heading down the tracks with Donovan McNabb as the conductor and finished as a train wreck led by Christian Ponder—a wreck that none of us could take our eyes off of...

    Brian Dezelske Written by Brian Dezelske about over 2 years ago 1,140 reads 12 comments

  12. Minnesota Vikings Stadium Update: NFL Helping the Stadium Effort

    Some positive news came out of the most recent talks involving the Minnesota Vikings ’ stadium issue, or issues for that matter...

    Brian Dezelske Written by Brian Dezelske about over 2 years ago 1,241 reads 18 comments

  13. 2012 NFL Draft: Chase Minnifeld and Other Second-Round Options for the Vikings

    So much speculation and hype surrounds the Minnesota Vikings and their first-round pick of the 2012 NFL Draft that the second-round prospects never seemed to get talked about...

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  14. Minnesota Vikings' Greatest Come-from-Behind Victories of All Time

    The NFL has plenty going on right now as they get ready for Tom Brady and Eli Manning to clash at Super Bowl XLVI. However, that leaves the vast majority of football fans having to sit back and wonder about their teams and what could have been...

    Brian Dezelske Written by Brian Dezelske about over 2 years ago 4,575 reads 12 comments

  15. Minnesota Vikings: Antoine Winfield, It's Time to Move to Safety

    In a recent interview with Brian Hall of FOX Sports North, Antoine Winfield recently balked at the idea of moving from his traditional corner position to safety, a move that would really fix some issues in the Minnesota Vikings secondary...

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  16. Minnesota Vikings: The 25 Most Underrated Minnesota Vikings of All-Time

    For NFL fans who won't be afforded the opportunity to enjoy watching their favorite teams play in Super Bowl XLVI, they tend to choose other ways to talk up their respective teams and brighten their spirits as they look towards the 2012 NFL season...

    Brian Dezelske Written by Brian Dezelske about over 2 years ago 3,061 reads 22 comments

  17. Minnesota Vikings: Is Peyton Manning the Answer in 2012?

    On Wednesday, the boys on ESPN ’s Mike and Mike in the Morning were talking about what NFL teams would make a good fit for Peyton Manning , should he be released...

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  18. Minnesota Vikings: 5 Trade Offers the Vikes Should Listen to for the No. 3 Pick

    Rick Spielman better invest in some Q-Tips to make damn sure his ears are clear when listening to teams about the potential trading of the No. 3 pick in this year’s draft...

    Brian Dezelske Written by Brian Dezelske about over 2 years ago 8,358 reads 67 comments

  19. Minnesota Vikings Needs: What 5 Positions Do They Need to Upgrade?

    The Minnesota Vikings are looking at a major overhaul to some key positions in the upcoming 2012 offseason. What new General Manager Rick Spielman needs to decide is what positions are most in need of a makeover...

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  20. Minnesota Vikings Offseason Wish List: 8 Free Agents Vikes Should Target in 2012

    This upcoming offseason has a nice list of free agents, and the Minnesota Vikings must be serious players on a few if they want to contend in 2012...

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  21. NFL's Best Tight End: Rob Gronkowski or Jimmy Graham—Who Ya Got?

    The question is simple. Who is the best tight end in the NFL : Jimmy Graham or Rob Gronkowski ? Gronk and Graham have taken the NFL by storm this season and elevated themselves ...

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  22. Montreal Canadiens: 8 Players Who Should Be Worrying About Their Spots on Team

    The NHLs oldest and most storied franchise, the Montreal Canadiens (11-11-6), may be looking to shake up their roster if the team doesn’t turn things around...

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  23. 2011 Little Caesars Pizza Bowl: Bold Predictions for Western Michigan vs. Purdue

    The 2011 Little Caesars Pizza Bowl (formerly the Motor City Bowl) will have some interesting things we need to watch for when the Western Michigan Broncos (7-5) meet the Purdue Boilermakers (6-6) in a MAC-Big Ten showdown...

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  24. 2011 Bowl Games: 7 Non-BCS Bowls You Can't Miss

    The 2011-12 bowl Games are just around the corner, and all the talk is sure to be about the BCS bowls and the BCS National Championship Game that pits the No. 1 LSU Tigers against the No...

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  25. Minnesota Vikings: 5 Reasons Vikings Will Make Playoffs in 2012

    The 2011 season for the Minnesota Vikings and rookie quarterback Christian Ponder has been filled with growing pains and lessons learned. It’s also been filled with growth and promise of much better things to come...

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