Found June 06, 2012 on Uncoached:
Vikings FB Jerome Felton was arrested over the weekend on a DWI charge in Eden Prairie, Minn. Authorities e-mailed Judd Zulgad of in Minneapolis to say “police responded to the McDonald’s on Prairie Center Drive at approximately 3 a.m. Saturday because of a report of an intoxicated driver waiting in the drive-thru lane.” This actually [...]

Jerome Felton sorry for DUI arrest

Minnesota Vikings fullback Jerome Felton is apologizing for being arrested for DUI last weekend. Felton apologized on Wednesday at an optional practice, four days after Eden Prairie police arrested him on suspicion of driving while impaired and refusing to take a chemical test. Felton was contrite on Wednesday, saying he regretted bringing some negative attention to his new team...

Fusco eyeing Vikings right guard spot

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. McDonald's has served over a billion people, but the fast-food restaurant chain might have served Minnesota Vikings offensive lineman Brandon Fusco for the final time. An admitted fast-food connoisseur, Fusco gave up eating greasy cheeseburgers this offseason. The 6-foot-4, 306-pound Fusco entered the NFL as an unfinished product, a sixth-round pick by Minnesota...

Vikings sign rookie WR A.J. Love

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings have added another wide receiver to the mix in trying to upgrade the struggling unit. Minnesota signed undrafted rookie A.J. Love on Tuesday, the 12th receiver on the team's 90-man roster. Love caught 74 passes for 1,092 yards and eight touchdowns in his time at the University of South Florida. The 6-foot-2, 205-pound Love had two seasons...

Harvin still dealing with shoulder trouble

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Minnesota Vikings star receiver Percy Harvin returned to practice Tuesday for the first time since shoulder surgery in April. Curiously he was missing during Wednesday's open practice during organized team activities, causing many to wonder if he was still having trouble with his shoulder. Coach Leslie Frazier said he didn't think the shoulder was the...

LB Erin Henderson a 'good fit' with Vikings

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Returning to the Minnesota Vikings for his fifth NFL season, linebacker Erin Henderson has learned all about the harsh realities of life in the NFL. Henderson's been dealing with them since he went undrafted in 2008. He had to work himself into a roster spot and then keep himself there with continued improvement. This offseason, he discovered the business...

Percy Harvin practices for the first time

Getty mages Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin was back on the practice field on Tuesday for the first time this offseason after undergoing offseason shoulder surgery. Harvin indicated that he feels great, even though his shoulder is a little sore, which is expected. If the Vikings offense is going to have a strong season in 2012, they’re going to need Harvin to stay healthy.

At Least Chris Johnson Settled This: "I Am Still the Best Back in the League."

Hey guys, remember that Chris Johnson guy? The hold-out who ran for a total of something like 13 yards in his first five games last season? Yeah, him. Well, he's "back" and more dangerous than ever, and also touting himself as the best running back in the league. From a recent Pro Football Talk article: “I feel I am still the best back in the league, and I...

Abort, Abort! "Blair Witch Project" is Canceled!

You guys, I have terrible news. We recently did our draft recap feature thing (I wouldn't even call it that ...) on new Vikings kicker Blair Walsh, and we asked for people to come up with nicknames for him. The most popular option tossed around on the internet has EASILY been the "Blair Walsh Project," but I have terrible news for you ... We may not be as smarty pants...

Harvin absent from Wednesday’s practice

Percy Harvin did not attend Wednesday’s voluntary practice with the Vikings, but Leslie Frazier said he didn’t think it was related to the shoulder.

Notebook: Why Simpson’s catch is notable

Jerome Simpson wasn’t the most reliable receiver last year, but his catch in Wednesday’s practice showed his impressive athleticism. Simpson has what the Vikings need, but his performance last year compared to Vikings receivers is an interesting and surprising dichotomy. Plus, another receiver showing well, one that is sitting out and other notes from Wednesday.

Simpson impresses with speed, catch

New Vikings receiver Jerome Simpson displayed speed, hands and leaping ability on a highlight play that had teammates cheering.

Vikings FB Jerome Felton arrested for DWI while in McDonald’s drive-thru

Professional athletes getting busted for DUI’s has unfortunately become the latest trend, but this one definitely takes the cake. Minesota Vikings fullback Jerome Felton was arrested for second degree driving while intoxicated after police responded to reports of a drunk driver waiting in a McDonald’s drive thru in Eden Prarie, MN early Saturday morning. Here [...]

QB Issues

We have been through this with Favre.  Hell I’m still not over it.  Not even close.  At least Wisconsin is not the only NFL state with some QB issues. We bring you some fans dealing with the loss of Peyton and Tebow.  It’s tough.  I know.  Been there. The Brett Favre, "I used to Know"... Wonderful, just wonderful parody here folks. Click here to view the embedded video.  
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