1. Vikings OTA 5/22: Rice Shows Improvement, Change in Participation

    A welcomed sight hit the eyes of Minnesota Vikings fans and coaches during the team's Organized Team Activities (OTAs)...

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  2. Tarvaris Jackson Analyzing the Field and Making Progressions

    There is no question, the Vikings have struggled with the quarterback position over the last three years, mostly due to inexperience that leads to inconsistency...

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  3. Keith Bulluck Thinks This is His Last Season in Tennessee

    In a recent interview with the Tennessean, Titans linebacker Keith Bulluck he believed the 2009 season will be his last with Tennessee...

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  4. Vikings OTA 5/21: More Favre Questions, First Glimpse at QB Competition

    Would you be surprised if I told you Vikings head coach Brad Childress was asked about Brett Favre Thursday at his press conference following the day's practices? Childress addressed the media ...

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  5. Why The Vikings Defense CAN Be Better Than The Steelers' in 2009

    Last season, the Vikings defense showed it can be consistent and that, unlike past defenses in purple, they can carry a squad to the playoffs...

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  6. Vikings OTA 5/20: Peterson Brushes Off Favre Talk, Likes Team Focus

    No matter what Vikings running back Adrian Peterson says, he will still get questions about Brett Favre and about the potential of him coming out of retirement for a second time to lead the offense...

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  7. Minnesota Vikings: Meet The 2009 Undrafted Free Agent Signees

    NFL Draft day is a thing of beauty. Many mock drafts are filled out, with many fans bragging about how they knew a certain trade or shocking pick was coming...

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  8. Report: Patriots and Raiders in Trade Talks for Derrick Burgess

    According to a report from the Boston Globe, the New England Patriots and the Oakland Raiders are currently in talks that would send Raiders defensive end Derrick Burgess to the Patriots...

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  9. Brett Favre: Five Attributes He Would Bring to the Vikings' Offense

    With all the news and rumors floating around Minnesota and the national media coverage of the Brett Favre fiasco, many are wondering simply if it will happen...

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  10. Source: Favre Doesn't Want Surgery on Throwing Shoulder

    After a report today from the St. Paul Pioneer Press that said retired quarterback Brett Favre would be meeting with Dr. James Andrews on Tuesday to discuss surgery that he would undergo to release a tendon in his right arm, we have contradicting news...

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  11. Report: Brett Favre To Have Surgery on Throwing Shoulder This Week

    According to the St. Paul Pioneer Press, retired quarterback Brett Favre will meet with Dr. James Andrews in Alabama on Tuesday to discuss surgery on his throwing shoulder that would likely happen later in the week...

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  12. Vikings History: The Five Hardest Games to Swallow

    Real tough losses. Real. Tough. Losses. (apologies to Wrangler jeans) Ask a casual Viking fan what losses were toughest to take and you might hear about the four Super Bowl losses...

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  13. Vikings: 5-11 Or 15-1? Ten Plays That Shaped the 2008 Season

    Last season was one of twists and turns for the Minnesota Vikings, with some fans forgetting that this was a team that won a division title for the first time since 2000...

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  14. Minnesota Vikings '09 Position Analysis: Linebackers

    In 2008, the Vikings suffered a huge hit to the heart of their defense when they lost middle linebacker E.J. Henderson to a dislocated toe injury in week four that put him on the I.R...

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  15. Favre Says Ted Thompson Is Afraid Of Him Going To Minnesota

    Oh how I love Twitter and the updates it brings me. According to a Twitter post from the NFL Network's Scott Hanson, Brett Favre told NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell that Packers General ...

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  16. Vikings' Stopgaps or Starters? Players Who Need To Improve in '09

    The Vikings had a number of players in 2008 that carried the team to their first division title since 2000. However, there were high expectations for a Vikings team than an early first-round exit in the playoffs...

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  17. Report: Brett Favre Met with Dr. James Andrews

    According to ESPN's Chris Mortensen, quarterback Brett Favre has met with orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews recently to talk about his bicep/shoulder injury and any options that would help him be ready for the 2009 season...

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  18. Kevin and Pat Williams Case: New Evidence?

    Vikings defensive tackles Pat and Kevin Williams were in court today in St. Paul, Minn. against the NFL, which is claiming the Pro Bowl players took a banned diuretic called bumetanide in 2006...

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  19. Adrian Peterson Speaks Out on Brett Favre Situation

    Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been very quiet about quarterback Brett Favre and his possibility unretiring for a second time to sign with the Vikings. Until now...

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  20. Visanthe Shiancoe: Vikings' Tight End Knocked Down, But Back Up

    Last season it appeared the wheels were coming off for Vikings tight end Visanthe Shiancoe. After a disappointing 2007 season in which he only caught 27 passes for 323 yards and a touchdown, ...

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  21. Analyzing the First Half of the Vikings' 2009 Season

    In 2009, the Vikings will look to repeat at NFC North Division Champions, something much easier said than done with the improvements that have come about in the division this past offseason...

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  22. Drew Rosenhaus: Anquan Boldin Not Looking for $10 Million from Cardinals

    According to NFL agent Drew Rosenhaus, Cardinals wide receiver Anquan Boldin is not looking for $10 million a year from the team, despite reports that he is. Rosenhaus, Boldin's agent, had the following to say in a post on Twitter...

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  23. Decision on Vikings' "Williams Wall" Could Come as Soon as Thursday

    Although Vikings defensive tackles Pat and Kevin Williams do not have a court date until June 15, U.S. District Judge Paul Magnuson could in fact make a ruling on the players' future due to a "motion for summary judgment...

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  24. Luke McCown States Buccaneers Starting QB Job Is His To Lose

    In an interview with the St. Petersburg Times, Buccaneers quarterback Luke McCown stated the team's starting quarterback job was his to lose. When asked if that was the case, McCown said, "Absolutely...

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  25. Versatility: What Percy Harvin Brings To The Vikings Playbook

    Before the 2008 season, I was optimistic that with the addition of speedster wide receiver Bernard Berrian, the Vikings would be able to effectively stretch the field and he would become ...

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