Found September 17, 2013 on Sportress of Blogitude:
TSN personality Cabbie Richards was on-hand during an appearance by Minnesota Vikings running back and reigning NFL MVP Adrian Peterson at a football camp held in Dallas, Texas. In a video posted to YouTube last Friday by TSN, Richards and Peterson engage in a race on kiddie-sized bicycles. Kiddie-sized bicycles with training wheels, even. Who […]The post Adrian Peterson races TSN personality on tiny bikes with training wheels (video) appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.

PJD's Game Two Recap: Vikings Gonna Vike

Has There Ever Been a More "Vikings Game" Vikings Game? OK, so we all just suffered through a stupid Vikings game on Sunday afternoon. The Vikings lost to the Bears 31-30, and it was pretty embarrassing. But ask yourself WHY it was embarrassing. I mean, we all knew the Vikings were going to lose the game, right? Did ANYONE legitimately pick them to win going in to it...

Vikings continue to nosedive, fall to 25 in PFT power rankings

The Minnesota Vikings wanted to continue the momentum from 2012 when they won their last four games of the regular season to make the playoffs. However, a loss to the Chicago Bears in week two left them winless in two games and dropped them to No. 25 in the power rankings.

Vikings fan takes dislike of Ponder to President Obama

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Minnesota Vikings' fans are fed up with quarterback Christian Ponder after two years as Minnesota's quarterback. One fan is taking his issues with Ponder to a higher authority: President Barack Obama. A petition was started on the White House website to remove Ponder as the Vikings' quarterback "by executive order." The petition reads...

Leslie Frazier continues to take blame for defense on final drive vs. Bears

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Harrison Smith was motioning safety Jamarca Sanford to start the play closer to the line and cornerback Josh Robinson was looking back at Smith. Smith then drifted to his left on the crucial play in the Minnesota Vikings' 31-30 loss at Chicago on Sunday. On the other side of the defense, Chris Cook was all alone, waving to Smith to move over. Cook never...

Adrian Peterson: Fantasy football is a ‘headache’

Adrian Peterson is on record as saying rushing for 100 yards per game is "so easy." Fantasy football? Not so much. The Vikings' All-World running back told USA Today's For The Win that being the consensus top NFL fantasy player is a "headache." “I don’t wanna say it’s so worksome, but it gets worksome,” Peterson said. “You’ve got so many...

Vikings need Ponder to build on decent half

(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By DAVE CAMPBELL AP Pro Football Writer Christian Ponder has a lot more to prove if the Minnesota Vikings are going to commit to him as their quarterback beyond this year. Ponder's performance in Chicago following a costly interception was strong enough for him to keep getting the chance to show he can be a capable starter....

Vikings Work Hard to Join Pantheon of 0-2 Teams

There have been several surprises to start this 2013 NFL season, including early season performances from teams who were predicted to perform opposite to how they have been doing thus far. Some teams have shocked the world, like the Miami Dolphins, who have bucked expectations and disappointed with a 2-0 start. Other teams, like the Minnesota Vikings, have surprised many by joining...

Greg Jennings doesn't deny writing 'Packers Suck' on Vikings helmet

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Greg Jennings has not-so-subtly shared his discontent with his former team, the Green Bay Packers, when he's talked about his time in Green Bay and former quarterback Aaron Rodgers in interviews. Some are claiming Jennings has now done so in print. A photo appeared on Instagram and promoted on Twitter with a Greg Jennings autograph and his No. 15 in silver...

Vikings report card: mistakes in all areas of game

Jay Cutler's touchdown pass to tight end Martellus Bennett with 10 seconds left pushed the Chicago Bears to a come-from-behind 31-30 victory against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday night.A slow start was overcome with Minnesota finding some offensive and defensive rhythm, but it was undone and ultimately not enough when Chicago drove down the field with 3:05 left after the Vikings...

Ponder's status in doubt vs. Steelers

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder is questionable for Sunday's NFL game in London against the Pittsburgh Steelers because of a rib injury. Vikings coach Leslie Frazier says Wednesday's practice will ''be a big signal in what direction we'll have to go.'' Backup quarterback Matt Cassell is ready to step in if Ponder is ruled out. Ponder...

Technique issues left Kalil under-performing

Matt Kalil said he is getting his confidence back after a rough preseason and Week 1 outing. The Vikings’ left tackle talked about his early struggles and his outlook this week.

Vikings: Late mistakes overshadow successes

Vikings defenders felt they played a good game before the game-winning drive by Chicago, and head coach Leslie Frazier agreed. They certainly weren’t helped by the positions the defense was put in.

Christian Ponder reportedly on a short leash

According to Jay Glazer of FOX Sports,  Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder is on a short leash after committing four turnovers in week one. Even though the Vikings lost by one point to the Bears on Sunday,  Ponder threw one touchdown and one interception.  It looks like his job is safe for now.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Christian Ponder...

Browns-Vikings Preview

The Minnesota Vikings are among the last teams to make the playoffs after starting a season 0-2. Facing a third-string quarterback might help them to start climbing out of that hole again. The Vikings host the Cleveland Browns in a matchup of winless clubs Sunday. Minnesota was one of three teams to overcome 0-2 starts in 2008 and qualify for the postseason, rebounding to win the...
Vikings News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.