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Tom Pelissero of the ESPN 1500 Twin Cities writes that it seems likely that the Vikings will look for a better options at receiver during the offseason and allow Jerome Simpson to leave. This does not qualify as being shocking in the least. Simpson has totaled just 19 receptions for 203 yards this season to go along with zero touchdowns. It’s actually more surprising that the Vikings singled him out as a potential upgrade when he wasn’t really that productive for the Bengals last season. Simpson graded out as one of the worst receivers in the league last season by Pro Football Focus and still is in the bottom quarter again this year. There will be plenty of options available during free agency, so it seems like it’s about time that the Vikings secure a legitimate No. 1 receiver to play alongside of Percy Harvin.
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The Minnesota Vikings running back is having a career season on and off the field. Adrian Peterson is reportedly engaged to his college sweetheart and former Playboy Playmate, Ashley Brown. The two met in college at the University of Oklahoma in 2004 and have been dating since. Congrats to Adrian and Ashley. [Rolling Out] Article found on: Cosby Sweaters
After decades of searching, which has included wives' tales, shaky video camera footage, tall tales, and television shows, the elusive Big Foot has finally been captured to film.
And to no one's surprise, this monstrosity of a mammal, this hideous beast, this frightening bogeyman, is naturally a Packers fan.
At the recent Vikings and Packers game at Lambeau Field...
Not wanting to be outdone by Audie Cole, rookie highlight reel, several other Minnesota Vikings recently donned some of the ugliest Christmas sweaters and outfits you could imagine while attending a recent Holiday party. The party was noted as being primarily for the Vikings' offensive line group (including Matt Kalil, seen above), but additional photos (those seen after the...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. With Christmas less than a week away, Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen has gotten into the spirit of the holiday.
Maybe too into it.
Vikings receiver Michael Jenkins posted a photo on his Instagram account late Wednesday from a party in which Allen was dressed up as the jolly ole elf himself, with a few interesting variations on Kris Kringle'...
After his big game against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday, where he rushed for 200 + yards, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson popped the question to his girlfriend.... a former playboy playmate (below).According to a report, Peterson popped the question to his longtime girlfriend Ashley Brown after the game. Brown, who is a college graduate and a socialite, posed...
Minnesota Vikings defensive lineman Brian Robinson suffered
a sprained shoulder during the first quarter of yesterday’s win over the St.
Louis Rams, reports Tom Pelissero of 1500 ESPN.
Brian Robinson left the Minnesota Vikings' locker room
with his right arm in a sling after suffering a sprained AC joint in the first
quarter of Sunday's win over the Rams.
Score another one for love and romance.ESPN sideline reporter Samantha Steele and Minnesota Vikings quarterback reportedly got married in a Wisconsin courtroom on Monday. This coming after the couple got engaged just two weeks ago. It is rumored that they first began dating back in September.From the Leader Telegram:Ponder, 24, and Steele, who turned 27 last week, were married by...
Vikings defensive lineman Everson Griffen will get the start if Brian Robison can’t play, but Griffen has showed an increase in on-field production and off-field maturity. Plus, Chris Cook should be ready to play Sunday, Blair Walsh wins an award and more notes.
The Vikings pass defense fell to 22nd in the league after giving up 345 net passing yards to Sam Bradford and the Rams, but there could be a well-time infusion into the secondary for Minnesota. Plus, injury updates and other notes.
ST. LOUIS -- One of the NFL's most hallowed records is in clear sight for Adrian Peterson. So, too, is a playoff berth for the Minnesota Vikings, the team he's carrying on his broad shoulders less than a year after tearing a knee ligament. Peterson rushed for 212 yards on 24 carries, moving within 293 yards of Eric Dickerson's 28-year old record of 2,105 rushing yards...
ST. LOUIS -- Adrian Peterson continued his assault on Eric Dickerson's 28-year-old NFL record for most rushing yards in a single season, and he helped the Minnesota Vikings stay in the NFC wild-card race. Peterson's 82-yard touchdown run kicked off a 23-point explosion over the second quarter's last 12 minutes, 21 seconds, and the Vikings produced their highest point...