Found October 22, 2013 on Full Scale Sports:
EAST RUTHERFORD, New Jersey– The Giants defensive line kept Vikings new quarterback and addition Josh Freeman very uncomfortable all game. Freeman was very inaccurate completing 20 of his 53 passes with an interception on a wild throw to Giants defensive back Antrel Rolle. Eli Manning finally looked like he had his Giants(1-6) offense under control […]

Is Johnny Football the savior for the Vikings?

Johnny Manziel is a very solid quarterback and can somehow escape a burning car with explosives in it. Well is that what the Vikings need? Shoot after last night’s game, I hope the Vikings are looking for another quarterback come draft time…. Well a parody account on twitter made a pretty awesome photo and it […]

Buccaneers owners needed convincing on Josh Freeman release

When the Buccaneers let go of Josh Freeman a few weeks back, many wondered how ownership felt. Head coach Greg Schiano stated that he and genereal manager Mark Dominik approached Buccaneers ownership about the benching but nothing has been said on the decision to release of Freeman. Until now. A report from Star Tribune’s Sid Hartman claims that Schiano and Dominik had to convince...

Vikings sticking with Josh Freeman as starting QB

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The quarterback carousel has stopped for the Minnesota Vikings, even if Josh Freeman didn't look ready to take the reins on Monday night. Minnesota coach Leslie Frazier didn't back down from his belief that Freeman is the best option for the 1-5 Vikings and said he would be the starter when Minnesota hosts the Green Bay Packers on Sunday night. Frazier...

Josh Freeman to start again despite terrible Vikings debut

Tweet Monday night against the Giants, recently acquired Vikings QB Josh Freeman put together one of the worst games you’ll ever see from a quarterback. Despite his poor performance, Freeman will again get the start in week 8 for Minnesota when they play the Packers, according to Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier. Frazier attributed Freeman’s...

Minnesota Vikings sticking with Freeman.

Josh Freeman made his highly anticipated Vikings debut this past Monday and despite his awful play, Minnesota has decided to stick with Freeman. After missing his receivers throughout his Monday night debut Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said Freeman will start the teams next game on Sunday night at home against the Green Bay Packers. Freeman signed a one-year deal with Minnesota...

Minnesota Vikings at New York Giants: Worst MNF Ever!

Wow, that was just horrible, let's take a look at five things we learned, even though we didn't want to!1. Josh Freeman is not ready for prime timeThe Vikings started Josh Freeman tonight at QB, and two weeks certainly hasn't been enough time for Freeman to learn the playbook or to get in tune with his receivers.  Freeman threw passes 6+ feet over his receivers all night...

Josh Freeman suffered concussion, may not start against Packers

Tweet Just a day after announcing that Josh Freeman would start for the Vikings in week 8, Wednesday head coach Leslie Frazier announced that Freeman suffered a concussion against the Giants and may miss Sunday’s game against Green Bay: Coach Frazier just announced that Josh Freeman has a concussion. If he can't play on Sunday, Ponder...

Vikings sticking with Freeman vs. Packers

The Vikings won’t be making another quarterback change, despite Josh Freeman’s struggles in his Minnesota debut. The coaches are focusing instead on changing their approach.

Christian Ponder is Josh Freeman’s back-up; Cassel inactive

Could the Minnesota Vikings be luring teams that are quarterback needed ala the St. Louis Rams into watching tonight’s game? If for any reason Christian Ponder gets into the game and does something miraculous then his trade value goes up. I don’t know what the Rams are going to do, but the guys they have […]

Different team, Different uniform, QB Josh Freeman still stinks

Josh Freeman, the quarterback many in and around Minnesota thought would be the signal caller that would save the season, made his debut this evening. He’s got a new team, a new uniform, no Greg Schiano and guess what? He still stinks. Watching the Monday Night Football broadcast was painful, at times resembling a preseason affair as both teams struggled mightily. However, the...

Josh Freeman Dealing with Concussion

ESPN's Adam Schefter is reporting that Vikings QB Josh Freeman suffered a concussion in Monday night's loss to the Giants.Fantasy Spin:Christian Ponder was getting reps with the first team at practice on Wednesday and would be the favorite to start in Freeman's place Sunday against the Packers. Neither one is a viable fantasy option.

5 things: Vikings-Giants clash features a combined 1-10 record

"Are you ready for some football?" Well, it's still, technically, football on Monday night in New York as the 1-4 Minnesota Vikings face the 0-6 New York Giants. The St. Paul Pioneer Press reported this week the combined 1-10 record will be the worst winning percentage for a "Monday Night Football" game in history this deep into the season, a stretch that...

Vikings report card: Failing the eye test

Monday night's stinker in the Meadowlands somehow lived up to the advanced billing between the 1-4 Minnesota Vikings and 0-6 New York Giants. Besides failing the eye test for two teams that either were in the playoffs or right on the outside last season, the numbers prove the disaster. Minnesota is now 1-5 after Monday night's 23-7 loss to the previously winless Giants and...

NFL Coaches On The Hottest Seats

We are nearly halfway through the season so it is fair to see which head coaches are sitting squarely on the hot seat.1-GREG SCHIANO, BUCCANEERS:  Tampa hasn't won a game yet this year and everything is falling apart.  The whole Josh Freeman saga made the Bucs look bad.  Losing makes them look worse.  It seems as if his deal is wearing thin at T-Bay and a change could be...

New York Giants Defeat Lifeless Minnesota Vikings, 23-7

It wasn’t pretty or fun to watch, but the New York Giants finally won a game by defeating the lifeless Minnesota Vikings 23-7. This game could have gone in any direction as I had mentioned in my pre-game breakdown that the Giants needed to do win in three areas if they wanted to win. 1) Win the battle of the turnovers 2) Contain Adrian Peterson and 3) Win the time of possession...
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