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PLAYERS: Brett Favre
TEAMS: Minnesota Vikings
  Looks like Brett Favre was out and about in the neighborhood over the weekend and gave us his latest beard update. As…

Power Rankings: Minnesota Vikings take tumble in offseason midpoint edition

Not all of the moves have been made, but most of them are in the books. Players have come and gone, as teams tinker with their rosters, looking to fill holes and upgrade in key positions. Some have tried to make a big splash, while others have been more conservative. Some have simply tried to retain their own players, while others have gone about overhauling a big chunk of their...

Are the Minnesota Vikings trying to trade up to the 2nd overall pick?

We have been hearing from several reports that Zach Mettenberger from LSU could be the guy that the Minnesota Vikings are interested in.  That would make a lot of sense if the Vikings had intentions of landing a top five player in the NFL Draft.  The Vikings lost Jared Allen this year who has been […] The post Are the Minnesota Vikings trying to trade up to the 2nd overall pick...

Report: Vikings would like to draft Zach Mettenberger in the 2nd round

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; According to Tony Pauline of,  the Vikings are hoping to take former LSU quarterback Zach Mettenberger in the second round. Earlier this week I reported that insiders informed me theMinnesota Vikings hope to select one of the higher rated linebackers early in round one...

Erin Henderson admits he showed up to practice hung over

Former Minnesota Vikings linebacker Erin Henderson believes he’s ready to resume his NFL career now that he’s sober. Henderson was cut by the Vikings in February after two arrests on DUI and drug charges.  He told USA Today Sports that he would show up to practice hung over. “There would be times where I would come to practice hung over,” Henderson, 27, told USA TODAY Sports...

Vikings land Haitian wide receiver Lestar Jean formerly of the Texans

Vikings land Haitian wide receiver Lestar Jean formerly of the Texans Lestar Jean is a former undrafted player out of Florida Atlantic who spent the past three seasons in Houston. Lestar “Big Play”Jean has only been active for the previous two seasons however, as he was placed on IR with a shoulder injury after the […] The post Vikings land Haitian wide receiver Lestar Jean...

Vikings are one of four teams set to visit with Zach Mettenberger

LSU Tigers have a quarterback by the name of Zach Mettenberger that has been an under the radar type of player but as of lately teams are ready to assess him after he suffered a knee injury.  Mettenberger is set to visit with four teams in the next few weeks and one of those teams […] The post Vikings are one of four teams set to visit with Zach Mettenberger appeared first on...

Report: Teddy Bridgewater will meet with the Vikings on April 14-15

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Former Louisville quarterback Teddy Bridgewater will visit the Vikings on April 14-15, according to ESPN’s Josina Anderson. The Vikings can only pray that a player like Bridgewater falls to them since they have the eighth...

Report: LSU’s Zach Mettenberger The Vikings “Signal Caller Of Choice”

  Tony Pauline of reports that LSU QB Zach Mettenberger is the Vikings “signal caller of choice.” Pauline adds that sources have told him that Mettenberger is a “perfect fit” in Vikings’ OC Norv Turner’s system. According to Pauline, Mettenberger has had no issues sprinting or rolling out of the pocket in recent weeks. Pauline previously reported...

Police Report: Cris Carter’s Wife Head-Butted In Country Club Fight

Former Minnesota Vikings wide receiver and current ESPN NFL analyst Cris Carter’s wife Melanie was involved in a fight with another woman at a Boca Raton-area country club while playing tennis Monday, per a police report. According to Adam Sacasa of the Florida Sun-Sentinel, Carter’s wife “told police she and other women were playing a doubles tennis match in the Seasons of Boca...

Time for Vikings to replace insurance policy

In Adrian Peterson’s best years to date, the Vikings had a healthy insurance policy in Toby Gerhart. With Gerhart now gone, the Vikings are expected to find a replacement for Gerhart (and possible heir to Peterson) in the middle rounds of the draft.

Erin Henderson is grateful he was arrested twice for DUI

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Former Vikings linebacker Erin Henderson told TMZ Sports that he ”cannot be more grateful” that he was busted twice within a month for DUI. “I was arrested and spent almost 24 hours in a holding cell and had nothing but time to think about the path my life was heading down. That night...

Vikings sign ex-Texans WR Lestar Jean

The Minnesota Vikings continue to address their roster with a month remaining until the NFL Draft. Minnesota signed wide receiver Lestar Jean on Tuesday. Jean, 26, had 10 catches for 186 yards in three NFL seasons for the Houston Texans. Jean (6-foot-3, 202 pounds) was an undrafted free agent out of Florida Atlantic in 2011, and spent his entire rookie season on injured reserve....

Holler: Vikings should consider Chris Johnson

The Vikings could have quite a one-two punch at running back with Chris Johnson backing up Adrian Peterson. Is that worth at least making an offer in a buyer’s market?

Vikings Keeping a Careful Eye on Zach Mettenberger

In today’s NFL, great quarterbacks can come from anywhere. Sure, the Andrew Lucks and Peyton Mannings generate all of the pre-draft headlines, but it’s all about finding the right guy rather than his draft position.While it’s scary to not use the eighth overall pick to fill the four-decade franchise quarterback void for the Minnesota Vikings, there’s a possibility that could...

Deep thoughts with Donovan McNabb – NCAA Title Game Edition

Counting down till tip off, who do you have? UConn or KU? — Donovan McNabb (@donovanjmcnabb) April 7, 2014
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