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Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe is one of the most interesting and outspoken men in the NFL. The avid online gamer and gay rights advocate was on the Colbert Report last night. Watch what he had to say, even touching on gun control.
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Earlier this week, everyone's favorite Minnesota Vikings punter, Chris Kluwe, took a break from being TOO AWESOME and yet, somehow, got even awesomer by doing a guest appearance on Comedy Central's "The Colbert Report."
Kluwe went on and acted his typical self, maintaining wonderful banter back and forth with Stephen Colbert (more than holding his own with the...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Listen to the Minnesota Vikings and they will tell you they always had designs on making the playoffs and outperforming outside expectations based on their 3-13 record in 2011.
They can boldly claim they foresaw a turnaround that ended with a 10-6 regular-season record, a second-place finish in the strong NFC North and an unlikely playoff appearance.
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...
We give a big helmet knock to the Minnesota Vikings Adrian Peterson for responding to a Twitter campaign that requested him to call a big fan of his who is currently battling cancer. Blake Cognata, a 17-year-old, was diagnosed with a Ewing’s sarcoma, a rare form of cancer. It has led to him having to quit playing lacrosse and football for his high school team. Blake has been in...
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...
Linebacker Chad Greenway believes the free-agent priority should be bringing back their own players. The Vikings will have several decisions to make on free-agent starters in the coming months.
There are some superstar athletes who go above and beyond sports and reach out to people in need. Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is one of those players. Recently on Twitter there was a push for Peterson to reach out and call Blake Cognata who is fighting a rare form of cancer. Blake has a cancer called Ewing’s sarcoma that is attacking his bones. His bout with...
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier endorsed Christian Ponder as the team’s starter in 2013, reiterating the confidence Ponder expressed in himself one day earlier.
Fran Tarkenton is a favored son of the Minnesota Vikings. One of the first thee draft picks of the Vikings inaugural season in 1961, leader of Vikings teams that made (and lost ) the Super Bowl on four separate occasions and now, man who knows everything about everything. And he’s not afraid to share his opinion. He has been a Vikings “analyst” for the St. Paul Pioneer Press...
Vikings GM Rick Spielman downplayed concerns over Percy Harvin’s attitude, saying the organization has no problems with him and will evaluate his contract like all other players.
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The Green Bay Packers knew Lambeau Field would treat them well.And the Minnesota Vikings probably had a feeling that playing the Packers for the second time in two weeks would be tougher to win than the previous week's win in Minneapolis.Beating a team in the NFL two weeks in a row is difficult. Beating a division team two weeks in a row is even tougher.Beating a division team...