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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.

Minnesota Vikings watch list: Chad Greenway

Photo by: Pioneer Press It is never to early to look ahead at the upcoming season. Now with that in mind I will discuss who I think will be the best defensive player the Minnesota Vikings have when all is said and done in the 2013 NFL season. Outside linebacker Chad Greenway is this player with tremendous upside that may have not peaked yet. As a standout linebacker with the...

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 

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...

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...

Erin Henderson says there is no plans to move him back to outside linebacker

Minnesota Viking Erin Henderson is currently the team’s inside linebacker. That soon might change as the team has signed Desmond Bishop. If you ask Henderson if he’s going to be moving back to the outside, however, he’ll tell you something different. During an interview on Sirius XM NFL Radio Henderson was asked just that and he said that after speaking to the coaches, there...

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...

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  ...

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...

Bishop says he will be ‘100 percent ready’

The Vikings’ newest linebacker, veteran Desmond Bishop says he will be 100 percent ready for training camp after missing all of last year with a torn hamstring. His next challenge will be facing Brett Favre.

All Packers Talk with Wes Hodkewicz (@WesHod)!

Our team kicks off the preseason with some more Packers talk.  Why did the Packers let Desmond Bishop go and why do all of these former Packers end up in Minnesota?  We chat with Green Bay Press-Gazette beat writer Wes Hodkiewicz about that as well as what the Aaron Hernandez situation means for the Packers.  Wes also breaks down the inside linebacker, running back...
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