Posted November 23, 2011 on
Quarterback Christian Ponder didn’t have to wait long to hear from his head coach after Sunday’s three-interception performance. Leslie Frazier called Ponder on his way home from the game to continue to offer his support. Plus, the Vikings aren’t ruling out Adrian Peterson quite yet, but there are plenty of other injured starters sitting out, too.

Brett Favre busy hunting in Colorado

Where was Brett Favre around the time the Houston Texans might have been wanting to give him a call about their QB situation? Oh, just in the middle of nowhere Colorado killing the giant elk you see here. In our ongoing effort to keep track of the Gunslinger for you, we came across this photo of Brett and his kill. ‘Tis that time of year when hunters drop wild animals. What else...

Petersons injury gives Gerhart a chance

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Selected in the second round of the 2010 draft, Minnesota Vikings running back Toby Gerhart has displayed one key trait in his 16 months with the team: patience. Gerhart knew the situation he was walking into when he was the 51st overall pick. The 6-foot, 231-pounder was chosen to be Adrian Peterson's backup and possibly receive time as a third-down back...

Vikings' Peterson to sport walking boot

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will wear a walking boot for the next two days as he deals with an ankle injury that will likely keep him on the sidelines this weekend.Peterson was injured in last week's loss to the Oakland Raiders and was diagnosed with a Grade 1 high ankle sprain. It's the least serious sprain, but still requires 1-2 weeks of recovery time...

Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway, Iowa guy

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VikesCentric: Fire Frazier?

Will Leslie Frazier survive this disaster of a season? A look back at the Les Steckel "Era" gives a few hints.

Access Vikings: Will AP play?

Vikings reporters Dan Wiederer and Mark Craig discuss the progress of Adrian Peterson's injured ankle and quarterback Christian Ponder's progress since replacing Donovan McNabb earlier this season.

Urban Meyer: Is he the next Brett Favre?

Urban Meyer is all about himself, writes Fox reporter.

Hartman: Peterson expects to play vs. Falcons

Coach Leslie Frazier will make the final call, but the Vikings' star running back believes he'll be ready to go.

Minnesota Vikings team report: No need for Peterson to rush back

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Vikings CB Cook to contest two felony assault charges

Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook plans to claim self-defense as he fights charges stemming from an altercation with his girlfriend.
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