Found March 07, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
According to Tom Pelissero of 1500 ESPN in the Twin Cities, the Minnesota Vikings are working hard to re-sign linebacker Erin Henderson.  There’s optimism that something will get done, in order for him to stay in Minnesota. The 25 year-old Henderson had 70 tackles, 1.5 sacks, and 2 forced fumbles this past season.

Assault trial opens for Vikings CB Cook

Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook became so jealous when he discovered his girlfriend was talking to another man that he squeezed her throat until she couldn't breathe, a prosecutor said Wednesday during opening statements in Cook's domestic assault trial. But a defense attorney said the woman lied about being choked in October. David Valentini told jurors that Chantel...

Saints player reportedly said ‘Pay me my money’ after hurting Brett Favre

The biggest evidence against the Saints in the NFL’s bounty investigation may have come directly from the Saints. According to Peter King, during the 2010 NFC Championship Game between the Saints and Vikings, an on-field microphone directed toward the sideline caught an unidentified defender saying, “Pay me my money!” after injuring quarterback Brett Favre’s ankle. Favre...

Brett Favre Twitter Announcement: “Man I Love My Wife”

So far we’re enamored by the Brett Favre Twitter Experience @BrettFavre4. Yes, the account is verified. This is the real deal. When Brett tweets, “I know I kept coming back to the NFL, but I think it’s safe to say that Im officially retired,” it brings a tear to our eyes. The guy has only been tweeting for a few days, but he’s already leaving us with such gems as “Man...

NFC North Team Needs

Minnesota Vikings-S, WR, CB, OL, QB: The Vikings pass defense struggled quite a bit last year, finishing up at 26th in the league. I think this is the number one issue the Vikings need to address in the offseason. Their run defense is alright, and they led the league in sacks last season, thanks in large part to Jared Allen. Their secondary is a major problem however. They need to...

2012 Who Ya Gonna Draft? - Brandon Boykins

PJD is on vacation. During this time, we've decided we'll take a quick look at potential Minnesota Vikings draft picks for the second or later rounds. With so many needs and so many draft picks to get this team back to a place where we can at least pretend they are respectable, we'll have plenty of ground to cover. Let us know what you think of each prospect in the comments...

Favre on Bounties: 'Truth Comes Out'

Brett Favre says "it's football" but remains perplexed on why the Saints weren't flagged more often for their roughhousing antics in the NFC Championship Game.

Hargrove says Favre hit not bounty-related

Former Saints DL Anthony Hargrove said in a statement that he received “nothing” for his part in a high-low hit on then-Vikings QB Brett Favre in the 2009 NFC Championship Game, despite comments he reportedly made after Favre was injured on the play.

NFL rewind: Brett Favre 3 games, 3 INTs, 3 retirements

Brett Favre.  Perhaps his greatest strength was his greatest weakness.  In a survival of the fittest like tactic from the days of the Wild West, for 20 years Favre brought his gunslinger mentality to various cities throughout the NFL.  Sometimes it worked and sometimes it didn’t, but the fact of the matter remains that when Favre

Cook’s trial opens with self-defense argument

Defense attorney for Vikings CB Chris Cook says he was trying to protect himself from his girlfriend’s attack in October.

Free-agent exam: Vikings vs. the centers

With John Sullivan locked up for another five years, the Vikings don’t have a need for another starting center, but if they find a versatile value late in free agency who could play center or guard, it could be a consideration. We look at the top centers scheduled for free agency and examine their situations.

NFL Network yanks re-airing of Minnesota Vikings-New Orleans Saints game

In the midst of the Gregg Williams “Bounty-Gate” scandal, the NFL Network has decided not to re-air the 2009 NFC Championship Game between the Minnesota Vikings at the New Orleans Saints. The NFL Network has been re-airing “classic” games over the past few days and the re-airing of the 2009 NFC Championship game was supposed to take place on Monday at 3pm EST...

Ex-Saint DE Hargrove: No money for late hit on Favre

Former New Orleans Saints defensive end Anthony Hargrove attempted to clear the air on Thursday about his hit on Brett Favre during the 2009 NFC Championship Game. With the Saints admitting to having an organized bounty program in place during a three-year period, Hargrove issued a statement on his hit which knocked Favre out of the game with an ankle injury. "The late hit...

Minnesota Vikings: mocking their first two 2012 NFL Draft picks

The Minnesota Vikings are pretty much in rebuilding mode, and what better day to rebuild for the future than NFL Draft day 2012? Let’s look at who they might take. 3. Minnesota Vikings, Justin Blackmon, WR, Oklahoma State Min team needs: WR, OT, DT, FS This past season there was a big disparity between the Vikes and the rest of their division. They have plenty of needs on both...
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