Found January 04, 2012 on
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While most of the world spent New Years Eve with their loved ones or partying the night away, Vikings running back Adrian Peterson spent that in the hospital recovering from ankle surgery.
Below, Mr. Peterson sent out this picture over to Twitter to show how he was celebrating:
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Leslie Frazier is spending the week evaluating his coach staff, going through the communications process from the season and reviewing what worked and what didn't. In the end, he could decide on several changes.
Let's offer our own top-down assessment of the staff, based on the production of their units and other (often less visible) areas.
Head coach Leslie Frazier: Frazier...
Antoine Winfield has heard the fans talk about moving him to safety for years. That’s not going to happen, Winfield said, explaining why and talking optimistically about the final two years of his career.
I hope this is what we have to look forward to during the offseason from Kluwe:That short little video is courtesy of Game Informer Executive Editor and Tripping Icarus band member, Andrew Reiner, cool dude who apparently plays Star Wars: The Old Republic video game with Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe, aka, Chris Warcraft, also, holy crap that was a long introductory sentence...
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier said cornerback Chris Cook is "no longer on [his] radar" following an alleged domestic assault mid-season.
Adrian Peterson underwent ACL surgery conducted by Dr. James Andrews on Friday in Birmingham, AL. But the real news was that Peterson was still in the hospital on Saturday night where he celebrated the New Year with this hospital bed photoshoot, complete with Blue Bell ice cream and family.
Look, you guys want shots of ‘hoes couch dancing Purple Jesus in an Atlanta nightclub?...
By PATRICK CONDON
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday gave leaders in Minneapolis and Ramsey County one week to finalize their proposals to host a new Vikings stadium, so that he and state lawmakers can decide between them.
Dayton sent letters to Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak and Ramsey County Board Chairman Rafael Ortega. He requested...
Minnesota Vikings rookie quarterback Christian Ponder appeared on 'The Dan Patrick Show' this morning, and said he's been assured by the Vikings that the team will not use their first round pick (the #3 overall selection) to draft a quarterback, after selecting him last year in the first round. Here's the Q/A between Patrick and Ponder about it:Patrick: "Have...
Rick Spielman is the new general manager of the Minnesota Vikings, the team announced Tuesday.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — The Minnesota Vikings have elevated Rick Spielman to general manager, the first move in what will be a critical offseason toward reviving a team that matched the worst record in franchise history.