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Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen is in the final year of a six-year, $72.36 million contract he signed with the Vikings in 2008. However, the once feared pass rusher is slowing down and this could be his last season as a Viking. Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen is in the final year of a six-year, $72.36 million contract he signed with the Vikings in 2008. However, the once feared pass rusher is slowing down and this could be his last season as a Viking. A sharp drop in production as his sacks dropped from (22) in 2011, to (12) in 2012 and the 10 year veteran could be moving on if the team feels they want to get younger at the defensive end position, but a big year could spell another pay day for Allen. He had off-season surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder and a torn meniscus in his right knee. According to Joel Corry of, Allen is in a crossroads season with the team and needs a big season for the Vikings to re-sig...

Vikings safety Jamarca Sanford will have to battle to retain his starting position

Jamarca Sanford is coming off of his best season, but he faces a stiff challenge from Mistral Raymond who is healthy in 2013 and second-year player Robert Blanton. Sanford was selected as the 231st overall pick in the 7th round by the Vikings in the 2009 NFL Draft. Sanford re-signed with the Vikings on a two-year, $5 million dollar contract in the 2013 offseason. He spent his...

Jared Allen using bulls for a worthy cause

Jared Allen owns 3 bulls in the Professional Bull Riders series. Allen himself, has actually never succumb to temptation to ride one. “They just tempt me every time I’m at a ride,” Allen said. Allen uses his bulls to promote his Homes for Wounded Warriors foundation. PBR plans to help in promoting the sale of merchandise that will have each bull’s name. Need NFL Tickets...

Adrian Peterson voted NFL’s top player: ‘I don’t think he’s human’

On Thursday night, NFL Network revealed that Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was voted by his peers as the NFL’s No. 1 player from last season. Peterson is the first non-quarterback to be ranked No. 1 in the NFL Network’s Top 100.  He and New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady have made the top 10 in all three years 

Minnesota Vikings to Get a New Home for Training Camp After Old One Imploded

The Minnesota Vikings are all about moving forward and becoming one of if not the best team in the NFL this coming season. They've added some weapons to the team that should make the offense even more potent than it already was. They have brand-spanking new uniforms they are going to be wearing this season and a new state-of-the-art stadium on the way as well. You would think...

Minnesota Vikings 2013: 5 Most Pressing Questions Heading Into Training Camp

The Minnesota Vikings took a major step forward in 2012, shocking most of the football world by earning a wild card birth after being picked to finish last by most of the NFL preseason publications.  They will look to take yet another step forward in 2013, and made some bold moves during the off season to get that done, in particular on the offensive side of the football to take...

Share Your Vikings Fan Story to Win a Signed Christian Ponder Vikings Jersey

Are you serious?! Yes, we are! We only regret that it's not an Adrian Peterson signed jersey, or a CHRIS KLUWE SIGNED JERSEY?! Come on Chris, help us out here.  Anyway, this is your chance to win a signed Christian Ponder Vikings jersey. For free! You just have to follow the instructions below and submit your favorite Vikings fan story. You'll then be entered to win...

Jeff Locke focusing on timing, chemistry in kicking game

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Rookie punter Jeff Locke is proving to be a quick study in his transition to the NFL and the Minnesota Vikings. Locke is learning the benefits of advanced film work in the NFL. He's learning technique changes to improve his punting and, just as importantly, he's learning how to hold for Minnesota kicker Blair Walsh. He's also taking his cues from...

Jared Allen wishes he could be a bull rider

Despite owning three bulls, Jared Allen says he has to resist the urge to ride them due to his contract (Credit: Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen has spent a portion of his off-season attending Professional Bull Riding events. Allen, who owns three bulls named Hot Iron, HY Test and Thumbs Up, has teamed up with the PBR to promote his Homes for Wounded...

Former OU Running Back Adrian Peterson Named NFL’s Top Player

Former Sooner great and current Minnesota Vikings superstar Adrian Peteron has been named the NFL’s top player by his peers. The top NFL player voting was part of the NFL Network’s Top 100 Players of 2013 series. Adrian is the first non-quarterback selected as number one in the series history.  Peyton manning came in second in the overall voting. Read more on  ...

Greenway puts team before individual honors

Chad Greenway made the list of top-100 players for 2013, but he continues to focus on the team improving rather than piling up individual honors.
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