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There’s been a lot of talk in recent weeks that Vikings WR Percy Harvin could be moved during the offseason given that he’s reportedly had multiple conflicts with head coach Leslie Frazier. Harvin is obviously looking for a long-term contract extension, considering that he will be entering the final year of his rookie deal next season.
Despite these issues, Frazier expects to have Harvin back next season.
“I don’t see any reason why Percy wouldn’t be back with us,” said Frazier, via the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. “He should be.”
It’s certainly would not be out of the question to suggest that Harvin could consider a holdout at some point in the coming months. If Minnesota is reluctant to commit big money to a player that they’ve already had some issues with, then there’s at least a chance that they could begin to shop him around the league to see what they could get in return. Previous speculation has suggested that the Vikings could get a second-round pick in return for him, but there
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Former seventh-round draft pick of the Minnesota Vikings in 2007, Chandler Williams has died at the age of 27 while participating in a flag football tournament.
Williams played last season in the AFL for the Tampa Bay Storm where he recorded 83 catches for 996 yards and 17 touchdowns.
From the AFL.com:
"We are shocked and saddened to hear about the passing of Chandler,"...
Despite their differences, Vikings coach Leslie Frazier expects receiver Percy Harvin to return next season. SOURCE: Minneapolis Star-TribuneFantasy Spin:Harvin and Frazier allegedly had a spat last month but Frazier doesn't believe the riff will impact Harvin's future with the team. We'll wait to hear Harvin's side of the story before jumping to any conclusions.
Minnesota Vikings coach Leslie Frazier has one year left on his contract and no concern about his future.
Frazier said Tuesday he and his agent will speak soon with Vikings officials about his deal.
Frazier said he's been told many times by owners Zygi Wilf and Mark Wilf and general manager Rick Spielman that they were pleased by the team's performance in 2012. Frazier...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Chicago Bears wide-ranging search for a new coach has extended to the Minnesota Vikings.
Minnesota coach Leslie Frazier confirmed Tuesday that Chicago has asked to speak to Mike Singletary, the Vikings co-linebackers coach and special assistant to Frazier, and special teams coordinator Mike Priefer. The Bears reportedly have or are planning to interview at...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Christian Ponder's season didn't end the way he or the Minnesota Vikings had hoped, with the quarterback inactive for Saturday's 24-10 playoff loss. But Ponder will get the chance to lead Minnesota back to the playoffs in 2013.
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier confirmed Tuesday during his season-ending press conference that Ponder will be the team'...
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier said that Christian Ponder will be the team's starting quarterback in 2013. "He's out starter," Frazier said in his postseason media conference on Tuesday. SOURCE: ESPN 1500 Twin CitiesFantasy Spin:Ponder missed the team's Wild Card loss to Green Bay due to a elbow bursitis but backup Joe Webb did nothing to suggest he will be a...
Minnesota assistants Mike Singletary and Mike Priefer will interview for the Chicago head coaching vacancy.
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier confirmed Tuesday that the Bears made the request. There are at least 10 other coaches reported to be under consideration to replace the fired Lovie Smith in Chicago.
After an unsuccessful stint as coach of the San Francisco 49ers, Singletary...
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier endorsed Christian Ponder as the team’s starter in 2013, reiterating the confidence Ponder expressed in himself one day earlier.
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was just 9 yards away from breaking Eric Dickerson's record of 2,105 yards rushing set in 1984. Peterson says he will rush for 2,500 next season. Peterson spoke with NFL Network analyst Marshall Faulk about the record. "It was a terrible feeling," Peterson said. "I kind of figured I didn't break the record....