Found February 19, 2013 on
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For years now, I've known Vikings right tackle Phil Loadholt in two ways ... First, I'm pretty sure he eats people, and two, he's always getting flags pulled on him for false starts and holdings. This is why they probably don't let fans make personnel decisions, though.
Aside from being large enough to hide children in his sweatshirt pockets, Phil Loadholt has always seemed like one of those players that sports fans have on their team that it seems everyone else ends up overrating. You know, the guys that we end up watching all season long and know they aren't actually that good because we see all their drops and blown coverages to go with their amazing one handed catches and passes defended. It's always felt like that with Big Phil. He'll stand out like a blow job not on your birthday when he gets a holding call or a false start called against him, but the rest of the time?
Well, the rest of the time he's apparently doing pretty damn good.
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It may be hard for you to remember, but Percy Harvin once played for the Minnesota Vikings in 2012. It's true. He actually was doing pretty super, as well. He was being talked about heavily as an early MVP candidate in the NFL (sorry dude, it ended up going to Adrian Peterson instead!), and he was key in helping a young team jump out to an early, and surprising, 5-4 record. It...
Brian Murphy of the St. Paul Pioneer Press caught up with Minnesota Vikings receiver Percy Harvin on Tuesday. It wasn't the big interview Murphy probably had envisioned, as he tracked Harvin down at his Florida home after a public records search.
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Minnesota will be playing in an open stadium in the near future (2014
and ’15 seasons) while a news stadium is being built making it quite likely
that fans will be rather cold for the second half of the season. They will...
Brian Murphy of the St. Paul Pioneer Press tracked down Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin and ask him about the trade rumors that have been swirling around. Harvin refused to comment.
Tracked #Vikings WR Percy Harvin to his Florida home today. On swirling trade talk: “I got nothing to say about any of that.” Story to folo
— Brian Murphy (@murphPPress) February...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings would never hope to be in the position again to coach in the Senior Bowl, the college all-star event for seniors entering the draft. The "honor of coaching in the game goes to teams who finish at the bottom of the NFL and are lined up for top draft picks.
After last year's 3-13 mark, Minnesota brought its staff to Mobile, Ala. and...
Last Thursday, the Minnesota Vikings finally revealed their long rumored new Norseman logo. The changes were ... subtle. But that doesn't exactly mean they were bad. Let's keep in mind that the other, most recent changes the team have made have sucked, including the updated uniforms. The stylized helmet sperm? Not awful, but also unnecessary. Regardless, the final product...
The Minnesota Vikings don’t want to pay Percy Harvin Megatron money, and they don’t intend to trade him, so we have a stalemate.
The one thing that is for certain judging from some of Harvin’s teammates, is that he’s wanted. Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder was on KFAN recently, and made it clear that his teammates want Harvin back.
“Obviously we want Percy back....
The New England Patriots could be in the market for a wide
receiver this offseason, but could there be an interest in Minnesota Vikings
dynamic playmaker Percy Harvin? Karen Guregian of The Boston Herald notes that
Bill Belichick showed interest in Harvin when he was coming out of the
University of Florida, and she believes there could be mutual interest this
Whether Percy Harvin winds up playing for the Minnesota Vikings next season, it's crystal clear his quarterback is pushing for the versatile receiver to find peace with the Vikings.
"Obviously we want Percy back," Christian Ponder recently told KFAN-FM. "He's a tremendous player and he's a Viking. And those are tough shoes to fill, and we don't want...
Donovan McNabb clearly is not a big NASCAR enthusiast. Much like football, auto racing is not for everyone. On Sunday, Danica Patrick became the first female driver to ever win the pole in a Sprint Cup Series race. The fact that she accomplished the feat at the Daytona 500 makes it even more noteworthy.
By topping 196 mph in one of her qualifying laps, Patrick earned the right to...
Percy Harvin had “nothing to say” about rumors he is unhappy with the Vikings again and that the team may be looking to trade him.
It's been more than a week since the rumors began: the Vikings were reportedly willing to trade disgruntled wideout Percy Harvin, who reportedly was considering a holdout unless he got a new contract.
As the story evolved, CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora wrote that Harvin was frustrated not with his contract, but the direction of the passing game. And Vikings general...
Donovan McNabb was a very good quarterback, media savvy and an astute businessman from what I hear. With that being said he has been known to make a curious comment or two.
He didn’t know NFL games could end in a tie and then there was this.
Congrats to the Illinois native Danica Patrick on her win today. The first female to win in a big race with this magnitude. Big win
One of the off-season storylines floating around the NFL is the future of Minnesota Vikings Wide Receiver Percy Harvin. Though he isn't a free agent, the Vikings are still apparently ready to trade him away. And one potential landing spot could be the New England Patriots.
NFL.com has recently reported of the history between the Receiver and Bill Belichick, who courted him...
NBA All-Star weekend was marked by fashion highs and lows from the league’s top players. Though basketball stars and their sartorial skills was the focus, NFL players managed to join in on the stylish action. Minnesota Vikings RB and NFL MVP, Adrian Peterson, hosted a charity fashion event at the House of Dereon Media Center in Houston. The “All on the Runway Celebrity Fashion...