Posted August 15, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Matt Cassel
TEAMS: Minnesota Vikings
QB Matt Cassel talked about making adjustments on the field and off as he starts his first season in Minnesota.

AP: Manziel should get 'to make money'

The 2012 MVP spoke out in a recent interview on whether Johnny Football and other college athletes should be able to capitalize on their own fame.

Minnesota Vikings: 6 Bold Predictions For 2013

The Minnesota Vikings exceeded expectations last year and made the playoffs with a 10-6 record, only to get booted from the post season by the Packers. This year, the Vikings hope to leap into the fray with not only a playoff appearance, but a chance to make some noise in the post season. Here are 6 bold predictions for the purple into the upcoming season. Christian Ponder Finally...

First-team offense will get time in next two games to develop cohesiveness

Leslie Frazier wasn't breaking from his plan for the Minnesota Vikings' first-team offense in last week's first preseason game despite an early interception. Frazier stuck with the decision to only play the starters one series. Two plays and quarterback Christian Ponder and the starting offense sat down for the night. The next two games, knowing few starters will likely...

Vikings' Felton has appendectomy

Minnesota Vikings Pro Bowl fullback Jerome Felton will miss Friday's exhibition game against Buffalo, and perhaps the rest of the preseason, after having an emergency appendectomy. The Vikings announced the surgery Wednesday night, not long after holding their last practice of training camp at Minnesota State, Mankato. Felton was integral in Adrian Peterson's 2,000-yard...

Donovan McNabb Says RG3 is Being Brainwashed by Redskins

This has gotten silly at this point. RG3 in GQ said he didn’t want to speak to McNabb and now McNabb has fired back. “I’m just trying to help him, but clearly the young generation think they have all the answers,” McNabb said. “And he’s going through a little turmoil right now of trying to get out on the field. And it’s unfortunate, but that’s where we’re at right...

Ponder adjusting to Jennings’ unique routes

Christian Ponder has a difficult task getting used to Greg Jenning’s unique route-running style. He and Leslie Frazier talked about what Jennings does differently, and the Vikings aren’t inclined to change what has been successful to this point.

Fabric from old Metrodome roof to be sold duffel, shotgun shell bags

With the welcome demolition of the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome (Mall of America Field) looming as the Minnesota Vikings embark on the assumed final season at the old, rickety stadium before the team plays a few seasons at TCF Bank Stadium on the University of Minnesota campus as it awaits the construction on its brand-spanking-new […]The post Fabric from old Metrodome roof to...

LOLVikes at Training Camp 2013

Already the training camp period of the off-season is coming to a close. The Minnesota Vikings are wrapping up some of their final training camp practices, and preparing to head back towards Minneapolis to stay at Winter Park full time, practicing under wraps to prepare for a grueling 2013 season. Already, training camp seems to have come and gone. But that's not to say we...

VIDEO: Ponder, Frazier on WRs, more

Christian Ponder talked about Cordarrelle Patterson and Greg Jennings, and Leslie Frazier talked about Ponder and Patterson, too.

Purple Jesus Diaries Masturbatory Preseason Game 2 Preview: For Ponder's Next Trick ...

How Else Can Ponder Disappoint? So as the Minnesota Vikings head into the second preseason game tonight against the Buffalo Bills, the main question from all of the offseason, through training camp, and even still after the first preseason game last week, is what the hell man, Christian Ponder? Is this guy any good? When are we finally going to get any type of definitive answer...

Donovan McNabb Attacking Robert Griffin Like Jilted Lover

Former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb is acting like a jilted lover the way he keeps attacking Washington Redskins quarterback, Robert Griffin III.  McNabb’s problem with Robert Griffin this time is Griffin’s relationship with the Redskins’ organization. McNabb has been wanting to meet with RG3, but the former number one draft choice wants no part of McNabb.  According to...

Vikings-Bills Preseason Game: Five Fantasy Things To Watch

The Minnesota Vikings travel to Buffalo to take on the Bills Friday night. What can you look for that may help your Fantasy Draft?1. Will E.J. Manuel continue his hot start into the starter's job?Manuel got off too a slow start at Indy on Sunday, but ended up torching the Colts.  The Vinking defense historically has not looked good against mobile QBs.  Manuel should have an...

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Minnesota Edition

Even though about 20 players didn’t play for the Texans, their preseason started off well with a 27-13 victory over the Vikings. This allowed some less experienced players to be showcased. Some rose to the occasion while others struggled. This game had a lot of good moments but there were also some bad and even some ugly moments for the Texans.   The Good After this game, it appears...

Donovan McNabb on RGIII: 'He's getting brainwashed'

It all started when Donovan McNabb former Redskin quarterback told Mike Wise of the Washington Post that he believes Robert Griffin III is doing "too much right now; it’s just too much.” McNabb later told Wise during the same interview: “I would really like for me and my dad to sit down with he and his dad just to tell them what we went through and talk about our experiences...

Bills pressure Vikings into 20-16 loss

The Bills pressured Christian Ponder and Matt Cassel into poor first-half performances on Buffalo’s way to a 20-16 win over the Vikings.
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