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MANKATO, Minn. Percy Harvin showed up on time to Minnesota Vikings training camp Friday, expressed his love for coach Leslie Frazier and said the issues he had with the team during last month's minicamp last month have been resolved.
Harvin was one of the final arrivals to Minnesota State University in Mankato, Minn., on Thursday's report day. He showed up before the 4 p.m. deadline, picked up a playbook and headed toward his room in the Gage Tower dormitories. Friday, following the first practice of camp, Harvin seemed to be past any issues he might have had earlier but again refused to discuss just what caused him to create a stir in minicamp.
After stating he had a "couple of issues" that needed to be resolved before he would report to training camp, Harvin missed one day of the mandatory minicamp. He reportedly has also asked for a trade before showing up for the final day of minicamp as a full participant. Since voicing his displeasure, Harvin said he and F...
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MANKATO, Minn. Minnesota Vikings special teams coordinator Mike Priefer was asked his philosophy on how he'd like to use Percy Harvin on kickoff returns this season with an interested observer sitting in the second row of the team's interview tent at training camp.
Offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave, who surely has his own beliefs on how and when to use the multi-talented...
According to Jeremy Fowler of the Pioneer Press, Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin has reported to training camp, even though he expressed some issues with the Vikings organization during the offseason.
Harvin will have a chance to earn more snaps this season if he’s able to prove he can be a more versatile receiver in camp.
MANKATO, Minn. Adrian Peterson put up his fight. In the end, the Minnesota Vikings won.
Peterson was placed on the physically unable to perform list by the team Friday despite Peterson's best efforts to avoid the designation at the start of training camp. Minnesota wants to remain cautious with its franchise running back despite Peterson saying he's "full go"...
MANKATO, Minn. On a side field at Minnesota State University, Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was going through drills with head athletic trainer Eric Sugarman, following the protocol of his rehab from knee surgery.
But these drills were new for Peterson as the Vikings try to increase the running back's football activities in preparation for his eventual activation from...
The Minnesota Vikings accelerated their rebuilding project this year with an aggressive purge of expensive veteran starters.
Kevin Williams, though, didn't worry.
Sure, he's one of only eight players currently on this 90-man roster who are 30 or older, and he's set to make a hefty $7 million this season. But the 10th-year defensive tackle finished 2011 with a flurry...
The biggest beneficiary of Matt Kalil's arrival in Minnesota is unquestionably quarterback Christian Ponder.
Whether with dinner, golfing or joyriding on teammate Kyle Rudolph's boat, Ponder has pounced on the opportunity to welcome Kalil to the Vikings, fully realizing how much he needs his rookie left tackle to protect him this season and beyond. So, naturally, Ponder...
According to Jeremy Fowler of the Pioneer Press, the Minnesota Vikings have placed running back Adrian Peterson on the PUP list to start training camp. He reportedly fought the decision, but this is the best for him as his knee recovers from ACL surgery.
The Vikings will have the option to take Peterson off the PUP list and place him on their active roster at any...
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The retired NFL legend was spotted taking an active leadership role during a recent Oak Grove High School football team practice.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. On a summer Friday night, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder might be seen at Target Field cheering on the Twins' baseball team. A warm Saturday might bring him to Lake Minnetonka.
Look around the Twin Cities and there's a good chance the Vikings' second-year starting quarterback will be out in public. While some professional players...
Former Vikings linebacker Ben Leber said it bugged him that Brett Favre came back for the money in 2010 and then showed a lack of commitment.
As expected, the Vikings started training camp with Adrian Peterson on the PUP list, watching instead of participating.
Apparently, James Harrison doesn’t remember Super Bowl XI or Ken Stabler’s career for that matter.
Steelers GM Kevin Colbert says the last offer to Pittsburgh’s Mike Wallace is off the table.
Eagles tight end Brent Celek sprained his MCL. The Eagles claim they are fine at tight end (rolling eyes…) and claim they don’t need Jeremy Shockey…for now.
A NYT season...