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In what areas has Christian Ponder been an upgrade over Donovan McNabb and who is his favorite early target? How good is Adrian Peterson playing and how much will Antoine Winfield help the secondary? Bill Huber of Packer Report and Tim Yotter of Viking Update preview Monday's game with a look at the Vikings.
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Monday night will mark Christian Ponder’s first appearance at that hallowed giant urinal known as Lambeau Field. If you think the quarterback is geeked for the experience…well, you’re right. But as pumped as Ponder is to journey for the first time into the very heart of Cheesehead Land, he also knows that if he wants to win he has to keep his cool and not let the setting or...
Adrian Peterson is the best running back in football and signed a contract in September that paid him accordingly. The Vikings gave him a new seven-year deal worth as much as $100 million. Even though he might not see all that money, $36 million is guaranteed. One would figure someone who just signed a big [...]
It’s no secret that running backs have a short shelf life. Most of even the great ones are shot at age 30 with their prime years being between 23 and 28. Being hit 20 times a game by on-average 275 pound defenders in addition to all of the … [visit site to read more]Will Vikings Preserve Adrian Peterson & Cut Back On Carries? - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota...
The Green Bay Packers finally play a divisional opponent for a second time this season and it just happens to be the Minnesota Vikings.
On the same weekend that the Minnesota Golden Gophers play the Wisconsin Badgers in both football and hockey this game is yet another battle in the Border Rivalry.
But the Packers and Vikings have a little more on the line than bragging rights and...
We may be living in a material world, but Adrian Peterson is not a material girl. Or boy. Or super-rich football player.
The Minnesota Vikings running back told SI.com's Jimmy Traina that he had yet to buy anything special since signing a $100 million contract extension in September. Not a new car or an iPad or anything.
During an appearance on the Hot Clicks podcast, Peterson...
When the Vikings drafted Christian Ponder, they were following an NFL trend. The league-wide evidence shows it has become the NFL rage to take a quarterback in the first or second round and ride him to better days.
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Vikings running back Adrian Peterson and Packers nose tackle B.J. Raji are rivals on the field, but after work, they're good friends. This is especially true when it comes to online gaming, where the two NFL stars connect frequently to play "Assassin's Creed: Revelations."With Raji and the Packers still undefeated this season after winning Super...
Christian Ponder got an unenviable baptism into the NFL with his first start coming against Green Bay. Charles Woodson intercepted Ponder twice and the rookie QB categorized each of them differently. Plus, a look at what the numbers say about the Vikings’ opening drives, a renewed point of emphasis for them.
It may not be the return of Donovan McNabb or Terrell Owens, but a former franchise quarterback is making his return to Philadelphia this Sunday.
Kevin Kolb, Eagles fan's favorite back up quarterback from last season and now starting quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals, will return to Lincoln Financial Field this week.
While he was never able to become the "man"...
Vikings running back, Adrian Peterson is excited for Monday night's game against the Green Bay Packers.
The Packers are rolling as they are still undefeated on the season. But, the Vikings gave the Packers a run for their money three weeks ago in Minnesota in a game the Pack won 33-27. The Vikings have played much better with Christian Ponder at QB. Here is a look at the matchups in this game:
When the Packers have the ball: The Packers throw the ball to set up the run. Aaron...