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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   AP Photo/Genevieve Ross

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 

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...

DE Jared Allen is facing a 'crossroads' season

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...

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...

Linebacker Stanford Keglar Was Released By The Minnesota Vikings

Former Purdue Boilermaker and 2008 4th round pick, Stanford Keglar, was released by the Minnesota Vikings. The move was likely to make room for recently acquired LB Desmond Bishop. Bishop should start right away while Keglar hadn’t seen NFL action since playing for Houston in 2010. While Keglar was most likely just a camp body, he could get picked up on another team to fill the...

LB Erin Henderson says he’ll remain the man in the middle

There has been plenty of speculation the acquisition of linebacker Desmond Bishop meant outside LB turned inside, Erin Henderson would return to his former position. However according to Henderson there hasn’t been any indication things have changed. The Vikings were looking to find a better fit during the offseason, but Henderson has remained confident in his ability to play...

Adrian Peterson selected as NFLs top player by peers

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Adrian Peterson was recognized as the NFL's MVP last season, an award voted on by the media. Peterson earned the respect of players around the league though after rushing for 2,097 yards, the second-highest, single-season total in league history.The players showed their respect by voting Peterson the league's best player in the annual Top 100 ranking...

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...

Visanthe Dongshow Talks Minnesota

When this crappy blog first started, one of the awesome guys we always got to write about was Visanthe Shiancoe. There was something about his shirtless smiles that always brought us in, but also his dreamy eyes, dog barking GIFs, and so much more. We use to profile as him and do movie reviews during the off-season, because it's the off-season. Like many of our favorite former...

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.

Tom Brady Named No. 4 Player in League by NFL Network, Adrian Peterson Earns Top Spot

The NFL Network’s “Top 100 Players of 2013″ came to a close Thursday with the announcement of the top 10 players in the league, which included New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady at No. 4. The top-ranked player on the list, which is voted on by NFL players, was Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. He was followed by Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning and Lions wide...

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...
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