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Desmond Bishop had a familiar feeling as he checked into the dorms at Minnesota State in Mankato, Minn. for Minnesota Vikings training camp on Thursday, learning he would be rooming with receiver Greg Jennings.The two had played together the past six seasons with the Green Bay Packers and signed with Minnesota in the offseason. Vikings coach Leslie Frazier made it clear there would be few familiar aspects for Bishop.Speaking on Minnesota's training camp report date, Frazier said Bishop will open practice on Friday as an outside linebacker in the Vikings' 4-3 defense. Bishop had played inside during his time in the Packers' 3-4 defense."We talked about starting him off maybe at outside linebacker knowing that we can move him back inside, we're going to finalize that as we talk today," Frazier said. "We feel like that would be the place we want to start him at, and let him continue to grow from there. As part of what we do at this time of the year, becau...
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"YEAH, IT’S BEING USED"
Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has no doubts that HGH is used by some NFL players, saying, "They’re going to try to get that edge, get that advantage."
MANKATO, Minn. A welcome sight as the Minnesota Vikings began training camp practices Friday was the lack of players relegated to the sidelines, in particular starting center John Sullivan, who missed the team's offseason workouts because he was recovering from microfracture surgery on his left knee.
Sullivan, who played through the injury at the end of last season and then...
SHUT YOUR STUPID MOUTH. Football is back. And all your arguments are invalid.
Time with the family? Ha! Good luck, nerd. Gonna maybe catch a Twins game at the end of the season? Sure! If you want to be punched in your dumb, fat face. Maybe you'll go out on a boat and enjoy the last days of summer? Well ... Yeah, probably I guess. That's likely fine. BUT YOU BETTER GOD...
Vikings Training Camp Cornerback Battle
The Vikings cornerback position took on a small facelift since last year, but when all is said and done they could be better in 2013 than 2012. The top 3 corners for the Vikings will be veteran Chris Cook, rookie Xavier Rhodes and 2nd year corner Josh Robinson. After these three guys it is a crap shoot on which corners will make the final roster...
MANKATO, Minn. -- Adrian Peterson heard the skepticism from people last year, even opposing players, as he returned from reconstructive knee surgery to challenge the NFL's single-season rushing mark and win the MVP.
He heard the whispers that his recovery was owed to more than just genetics and hard work. He knew there were rumblings that maybe he wasn't "clean."...
Below is the full list of Vikings that will be reporting to training camp. Only a matter of time before this list starts to dwindle.
3 Blair Walsh K
4 McLeod Bethel-Thompson QB
6 James Vandenberg QB
7 Christian Ponder QB
8 Erik Highsmith WR
11 Stephen Burton WR
12 Jeff Locke P
14 Joe Webb WR
15 Greg Jennings WR
16 Matt Cassel QB
17 Jarius Wright WR
18 Chris Summers WR
19 Adam Thielen...
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Coach Mike McCarthy has heard the comments of former Green Bay Packers wide receiver Greg Jennings. With Jennings continually taking jabs at the team that he played seven years for, McCarthy had a comeback ready for the seemingly scorned 29-year-old who signed this offseason with the division-rival Minnesota Vikings.
"When you put on that purple, something...
Greg Jennings has a new contract, lots of money, and a new place to call home.
Jennings though hasn’t forgotten where he came from, and has been delivering scathing commentary regarding his former team in Green Bay.
Jennings once again reached out to the Star Tribune to give his opinion, and during his interview, he stated that he felt “it was difficult for Aaron Rodgers to hold...
Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy isn't too concerned with the verbal jabs Greg Jennings has been taking at Aaron Rodgers.
Jennings signed with the Minnesota Vikings in the offseason, the latest big-name Packer to join Green Bay's archrivals. McCarthy joked Thursday that, ''When you put on that purple, something happens to you.'' Brett Favre wound up...
Coach Mike McCarthy responds to Greg Jennings' latest criticism of his former quarterback, Aaron Rodgers.