Posted August 13, 2012 on
Phil Loadholt has a couple of themes for his play this year. If he can lock them down, “I’m pretty damn good,” he said.

Guion's development slowed by knee injury

MANKATO, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings felt confident enough in defensive tackle Letroy Guion's development that they re-signed the 2008 fifth-round pick and have given him all the first-team snaps at the nose tackle position beside Kevin Williams. Minnesota is hoping he can fill the void still remaining from when they decided to not re-sign Pat Williams after the 2010 season...

Vikings' Peterson taken off PUP list

MANKATO, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings have taken the reins off of franchise running back Adrian Peterson, but coach Leslie Frazier was exercising caution with his star back. Peterson, recovering from December knee surgery, was activated off the physically unable to perform list and was back practicing with Minnesota's first-team offense in walk-through Sunday at training camp...

Frazier to defense: Be careful with Peterson

MANKATO, Minn. Adrian Peterson will don pads again Tuesday afternoon for the first time since tearing two ligaments in his left knee during a December game, and Minnesota Vikings coach Leslie Frazier made it known to the team's defense to be cautious with the star running back. Frazier met with the defense and said to take things easy on Peterson as he returns to padded practices...

Daily Haze: Adrian Peterson, First Round Pick Again

If you needed more proof that Adrian Peterson isn’t mortal, you’re getting it this week. Less than eight months removed from tearing his ACL on Christmas Eve, which ended his 2011 season, Peterson has been removed from the Vikings’ Physically Unable to Perform (PUP) list. He’s due to resume practice at training camp and contact work this week. It’s an amazing recovery for...

Adrian Peterson Off the Physically Unable to Perform List

Minnesota Vikings' running back, Adrian Peterson, was removed from the physically unable to perform list on Sunday and is now allowed to join his teammates for practice.  The Vikings are hoping that he will be healthy enough to actively help their offense that was stymied for only six points in Friday's game by the San Francisco 49ers. Peterson, who rushed for 970 yards...

Minnesota Vikings Potential Breakout Player of 2012: Erin Henderson

The great thing about the NFL is that there are so many positions that every year, there is almost always at least one player who has a breakout year on every team, no matter how good or bad the team is. This is the part in a 32 part segment detailing one potential breakout player for the 2012 NFL season on each NFL team. For the Minnesota Vikings, that player is outside linebacker...

VIDEO: Adrian Peterson practicing without a knee brace

AP Photo When a player typically comes back from undergoing a major surgery to repair an ACL tear, they’ll wear a knee brace for extra support.  Well it looks like Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has decided to go against the grain and not wear one. As promised, Adrian Peterson isn’t wearing a brace on his reconstructed knee.… — Tom Pelissero...

Adrian Peterson Could Be Activated From PUP List Sunday

Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier acknowledged that activating running back Adrian Peterson from the PUP list is a possibility.Fantasy Spin:He could be activated as early as Sunday, which would allow the four-time Pro Bowler to participate in the rest of Minnesota's preseason slate. Either way, he should be a go for Week 1, which will hinder Toby Gerhart's fantasy value heading...

Vikings prepping for Peterson’s padded debut

The Vikings are preparing for Adrian Peterson’s first practice in full pads since December, but they will take it slow with their star running back.

Notebook: Webb still working on transition

Joe Webb and Bill Musgrave talked about Webb’s rough preseason opener and his focus going forward. Plus, notes from Tuesday afternoon’s full-pads session.

Childress Feeling Comfortable in Brown

When former Minnesota Vikings Head Coach (and former Philadelphia Eagles Offensive Coordinator) Brad Childress signed on as offensive coordinator for the Cleveland Browns, he didn’t just find a new job, he apparently found his signature color…brown. Childress was photographed at … Continue reading →
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