1. Favre's Contract Finalized?

    Apparently, the wait is over, or could be over. Pro Football Talk and a local station in Minnesota are both reporting that a contract has been agreed upon by both the Minnesota Vikings, and Brett Favre...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 576 reads 2 comments

  2. To Be Or Not To Be: Brett Favre In Purple And Gold

    Is Purple or Gold considered a shade of Green? It is official; Brad Childress has stated that he will indeed meet with Brett Favre sometime this week...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 199 reads 0 comments

  3. Why Brett Favre to Fitzgerald Is Closer Than You Think for the Vikings

    Just a day or two ago, the New York Jets officially released him—yep, Brett Favre. Favre was granted his release, so IF he decided to return, he would be able to go wherever he wanted to...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 1,676 reads 5 comments

  4. Why Percy Harvin Was The Perfect Pick

    Just a few days ago, Commissioner Rodger Goodell introduced the first of five new Vikings that were acquired via the 2009 NFL Draft. The name that came out of his mouth prompted a huge shock by plenty of people...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 1,009 reads 24 comments

  5. Breaking News: Jason Campbell Possibly a Viking?

    With the draft just two days away, we are bound to start hearing some crazy stuff. Enter Jason Campbell. According to Pro Football Talk, if the Seahawks do not select Matt Sanchez, there is a ...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 1,897 reads 11 comments

  6. NFL Draft Countdown: 5 Days, A Look at WRs

    As posted by me at Viking Vigil earlier: With the NFL Draft quickly, approaching, there are a few spots the Vikings may look to help out with either of their top two picks...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 708 reads 1 comments

  7. Vikings 2009 Schedule Released!

    Vikings fans, the wait is over. Here is the 2009 schedule for the Minnesota Vikings. We have three games in prime time this year. Two Monday night games against division rivals, and one Sunday night game...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 705 reads 0 comments

  8. Sage Rosenfels Deal In Minnesota Completed, Other Free Agency Updates

    It is now official. Sage Rosenfels has joined the Minnesota Vikings. Sage seemed very happy to be with the team, as he became the first new guy to join the 2009 Vikings as part of the free agency carousel that began today...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 386 reads 0 comments

  9. T.J. Houshmandzadeh in Purple...Could It Happen?

    We all know who T.J. Houshmandzadeh is, is it actually possible we could see him in purple next season? It may be something the Vikings have successfully kept quiet over the past few days. In an interview on ESPN, T...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 316 reads 2 comments

  10. Rumor Central: Nate Washington…A Viking?

    With free agency set to begin within two hours, the Vikings will likely announce the trade for Houston Texans quarterback Sage Rosenfels. Rosenfels even flew into the Twin Cities today, according to Access Vikings...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 812 reads 0 comments

  11. The Start of 2009…A Preview of Moves That Can Happen Friday

    First of all, the trade for Sage Rosenfels reported first by Manimal of Viking Vigil, is all but official now. According to multiple sources, Sage is on his way to Minnesota for a fourth-round draft pick this Friday...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 511 reads 3 comments

  12. Minnesota Vikings Free Agency Countdown: A Look at Wide Receivers

    Free Agency starts in a week. There is a lot of ground to cover, in terms of possible Vikings for 2009. Here is the breakdown of who may be in the purple and gold if the Vikings want to add a wide receiver during the offseason...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 1,348 reads 7 comments

  13. NFL Free Agency Countdown: 21 Days, a Look at Quarterbacks

    With Free Agency just around the corner, the Vikings may decide to do a lot, or a little this year when it comes to free agency...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 764 reads 3 comments

  14. If The Fans Had Their Pick, Who Would Guide the 2009 Minnesota Vikings?

    Written by me earlier at Viking Vigil. Heading into the 2009 season, it is anyone’s guess who will be the starting quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 640 reads 10 comments

  15. Kenechi Udeze: A Big Win off the Field

    On Feb. 11, 2008, Kenechi Udeze had the worst day of his life. Vikings football was the last thing on his mind. Udeze had been diagnosed with a form of leukemia...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 239 reads 6 comments

  16. Brett Favre: Does He Still Want To Play for the Vikings?

    Posted earlier by me on vikingvigil.com After just one season in New York, it appears Brett Favre will be out as quickly as he came in...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 1,781 reads 10 comments

  17. Darren Sharper a Saint?

    As of the end of the 2008 season, Vikings starting safety Darren Sharper has become an unrestricted free agent. Sharper had somewhat of a down year last season as his stats dipped a little from previous years...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 1,267 reads 9 comments

  18. Evaluating the 2008 Minnesota Vikings Starters

    After the Minnesota Vikings season ended in the Wild Card roundof the playoffs, it is time to look back at the season that was, and how well each starter did their job this past season...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about over 5 years ago 987 reads 0 comments

  19. The Aftermath: Did the Minnesota Vikings' Free Agents Earn Their Money?

    One year after a huge spending spree by the Minnesota Vikings, it is time to analyze exactly what each key free-agent signing has brought to the Vikings team...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about almost 6 years ago 412 reads 0 comments

  20. Who Should Lead The Vikings: Childress Vs. Frazier

    The Minnesota Vikings just finished their best NFL season since the year 2000, so why are so many fans calling for Brad Childress to be fired? Childress was hired three years ago, to come in and right the ship in Minnesota...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about almost 6 years ago 731 reads 6 comments

  21. Pulling the Plug: Life Without Pat Williams

    As most people know, Pat and Kevin Williams are still subject to suspensions at the begging of next season, but that is not what this article is about. We are talking about the big fellow hanging up the cleats...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about almost 6 years ago 519 reads 4 comments

  22. Are the Texas A&M Aggies Getting Snubbed?

    It seems this year there are so many good basketball teams that it is nearly impossible to narrow a field down to 65. In Joe Lunardi's latest Bracketology segment on ESPN, he has the Texas A&M Aggies out of the NCAA tournament...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about almost 6 years ago 131 reads 6 comments

  23. Tracking Adrian Peterson...How Far Can He Go?

    It was less than two years ago when one NFL franchise hit the jackpot yet again. Leading up to the 2007 NFL Draft, many people were debating who the Oakland Raiders should take with the No...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about almost 6 years ago 149 reads 0 comments

  24. Tarvaris or Not? Can He Lead the Vikings?

    Fans of the Minnesota Vikings have a pretty strong opinion on Tarvaris Jackson, good or bad. With quarterback ratings of 62.5 in 2006, 70.8 in 2007, and 95.4 in 2008, he has improved his play immensely as he has matured in the league...

    Michael Treece Written by Michael Treece about almost 6 years ago 669 reads 13 comments