Posted November 28, 2011 on
The Vikings are guaranteed their second losing season in a row and are on a three-game losing streak with head coach Leslie Frazier coming under fire. But recently signed cornerback Benny Sapp said players need to buy into what the coaches are trying to accomplish.

Vikings Blunder Their Way Through First Half, Trail Falcons By 17

The first half was a comedy of errors for the Vikings. You want atrocious secondary play? We got Benny Sapp, Tyrell Johnson and Marcus Sherels. You want injuries? We got Tyrell pulling his hammy and long-snapper Cullen Loeffler injuring his … [visit site to read more]Vikings Blunder Their Way Through First Half, Trail Falcons By 17 - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota...

Harvin: Vikes' best available offensive weapon

Earlier this season, the Minnesota Vikings were the first-half team -- ending games in frustrating fashion as four straight opponents had second-half comebacks to beat Minnesota. The Vikings tried to flip the circumstances Sunday at Atlanta. Only this time it was another disappointing finish in a 24-14 road loss. Minnesota is 2-9 this season and has to fight the urge to tack on...

Frazier: Vikings coaches need better communication

Leslie Frazier has one person on his coaching staff dedicated to watching replays and a couple of others who help out to make sure that he is notified when a call on the field has the potential to be overturned. When that system broke down at a crucial moment during the Minnesota Vikings' latest loss, it prompted Frazier to call for an examination of how the process works -...

Vikings must rebuild using sound economics

Losses, injuries and frustration continue to mount for the Minnesota Vikings. They fell to 2-9 with their 24-14 loss to the Atlanta Falcons Sunday and criticism is being lobbed in several directions. On message boards, fans are increasingly calling into question the capabilities of head coach Leslie Frazier and are becoming increasingly critical of several areas of the roster. Where...

Avoiding Trade Up For Gabbert & Taking Ponder Looks Good So Far

Rewinding the clock to the 2011 NFL Draft the belief was the Vikings would target a quarterback early on who would be “the guy” for the next several years. Leslie Frazier made it no secret he was out to find the next Joe Flacco … [visit site to read more]Avoiding Trade Up For Gabbert & Taking Ponder Looks Good So Far - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings...

When Old CFL Football Players Fight Each Other (Video)

This might be one of the more interesting videos that we've come across here on Outside the Boxscore as two former CFL player decided to brawl during the CFL Alumni Legends Luncheon. Former Minnesota Vikings/B.C. Lions quarterback Joe Kapp was on-stage with former Hamilton Tiger-Cats defensive tackle Angelo Mosca when Kapp went to shake hands with Mosca. Suddenly, Mosca...

Understatement of the Century

I mean, Brett Favre threw interceptions before.  You’re not going to have a perfect game all the time, you’re not going to have your best game all the time. I’ve have had horrible games in the past.” – Darrelle Revis on his performance Sunday, to ESPN NY        

Joe Kapp and Angelo Mosca Get In a Fist Fight (Video)

(Warning: The video features some harsh language. And old man violence). Joe … [visit site to read more]Joe Kapp and Angelo Mosca Get In a Fist Fight (Video) - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Vikings rally falls short in 24-14 loss to Falcons

Leslie Frazier couldn't blame his players after the Minnesota Vikings' comeback attempt was stopped on a fourth-down play at the Atlanta 1.

Vikings long-snapper Loeffler expected to miss 2-6 weeks

The Vikings aren't ready to declare running back Adrian Peterson is fit to return from a high left ankle sprain.

Week 12 early inactives

Vikings at Falcons Vikings – RB Adrian Peterson, CB Chris Cook, S Husain Abdullah, RG Anthony Herrera, OL DeMarcus Love, TE Kyle Rudolph, DE D’Aundre Reed Falcons – CB Kelvin Hayden, CB Darrin Walls, LB Spencer Adkins, C Brett Romberg, T Kirk Chambers, DT Carlton Powell, DE Cliff Matthews Bengals at Browns Bengals - TE Donald…
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