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Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder hasn't given much thought to the idea that wide receiver Percy Harvin was traded because Harvin thought he was not good enough.
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Former Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cris Carter said he believes the team "did the right thing" and is "better off" shipping the disgruntled Percy Harvin to Seattle.
Christian Ponder defended himself in response to some anonymous criticism that likely came from ex-teammate Percy Harvin.
Unlike many NFL players, when something is said about Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder, Ponder has no problem responding to it.Back in November when folks began to question whether or not his relationship with then girlfriend, now wife, Samantha Steele was affecting his play, Ponder responded.So now that the word on the street is that one of the reasons former teammate...
Amid the scrutiny of the Percy Harvin trade is the lingering question of what really caused general manager Rick Spielman to go back on his previous statement that he would not trade Harvin.
Yahoo Sports is reporting that final straw or main reason for moving Harvin was his lack of confidence in his quarterback.
According to two sources, the straw that broke the Vikings’ back with...
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Adrian Peterson took to Twitter to react to Percy Harvin being traded to the Seahawks on Monday. As you might expect, he is not thrilled.
Count reigning league MVP Adrian Peterson has one that isn’t very happy with the Percy Harvin trade. Peterson, obviously frustrated with the loss of Percy Harvin, went to Twitter to express himself after learning that the most dynamic player not named Adrian Peterson: The best all around player I ever seen or you’ll ever see! Goes to Seattle! I feel like I just got kicked in...
In what has been a busy week for the Minnesota Vikings, one noteworthy item has more or less slid unnoticed under the table. This item is a hard one to discuss, but Purple Jesus Diaries holds steadfast to our journalistic integrity and understand we must report this to you.
And so today, we are prepared to share that our inside sources have indicated the Minnesota Vikings have...
Adrian Peterson took the NFL by storm last season, returning from an ACL and MCL injury and winning NFL MVP by rushing for 2,097 yards. He led the Vikings to a playoff spot even though Minnesota doesn’t have much talent on offense outside of Peterson and wide receiver Percy Harvin. However, after Minnesota traded Harvin to the Seattle Seahawks for a 1st rounder (25th overall...
Just about everybody in Vikings management wanted Percy Harvin and his various complaints to find a new home. But one very prominent teammate wasn’t happy to see the wide receiver go to the Seahawks in a trade Monday.
Adrian Peterson, who had said during trade rumors that he didn’t want to see Harvin leave Minnesota, tweeted his thoughts on the move Monday.
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The Vikings has no playmakers and a quarterback that hasn’t proven himself. It would unfair to expect Adrian Peterson to carry them to the playoffs with another 2,000 yard season.
There is a reason no running back has done it twice. It is understandable he would be upset.
The best all around player I ever seen or you’ll ever see! Goes to Seattle! I feel like I just got kicked...
This was one of the really good signing of the days. Felton was an integral part in Adrian Peterson’s near record setting season and he is one of the best fullbacks in the game, ranking 5th at his position on ProFootballFocus. I was expecting him to exceed Vonta Leach’s 3 year, 11 million dollar contract from 2 off-seasons ago so credit the Vikings for locking him up for 7.5...
Percy Harvin has had a number of problems with the Minnesota Vikings over the past couple of seasons, many of which have remained behind closed doors and others that were well-publicized. Over the weekend, a report surfaced indicating that Harvin had told the Vikings he no longer wants to play with them. Just a few days later, he was traded to the Seattle Seahawks.
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson reacts to the news that Percy Harvin has been traded to the Seattle Seahawks.
The Minnesota Vikings unexpectedly made the playoffs this past year as a wild card at 10-6, fueled by running back Adrian Peterson’s relentless pursuit of Eric Dickerson’s single-season rushing record – he ultimately fell eight yards short but was no less otherworldly.
However, a pedestrian passing game that did little to support Peterson’s ground assault got worse Monday...