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On Tuesday, Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier announced that veteran linebacker Chad Greenway will undergo a minor surgical procedure on his knee, knocking him out of participating in the remaining offseason practices, OTAs and whatnot. The arthroscopic knee surgery on Wednesday also reportedly revealed residual fraying of the meniscus in the knee, although no [...]The post Whatever Chad Greenway is doing here — ballet? — it ain’t right (pic) appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.
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According to his father, wide receiver Mike Wallace turned down a more lucrative offer from the Vikings and instead took less money to sign with the Dolphins.
Terrell Owens told the NFL Network that the Minnesota Vikings or the Kansas City Chiefs would be a perfect fit for him. Any sane Vikings fan would hope that the Chiefs are rushing out to sign him to a contract. With Andy Reid and Brad Childress on the staff in K.C. that seems very unlikely.
T.O. must think that with Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson wearing an orange jumpsuit...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Like every NFL rookie, Xavier Rhodes is trying to soak up all he can during the Minnesota Vikings' organized team activities.
Minnesota thought highly enough of Rhodes to make him a first-round draft pick in April, and he hasn't disappointed during the summer practices as coaches and teammates have been impressed with his talent and how he's acclimated...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Big plays in practice have always been part of Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook's first three NFL seasons, plays like he made Tuesday in Minnesota's practice open to the media.
Cook knocked away two passes from Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder intended for Jerome Simpson, once seeing the ball go through his hands before later intercepting...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Kenechi Udeze's NFL career ended too soon for the former Minnesota Vikings' first-round draft pick when he was diagnosed with leukemia in 2008. Now, Udeze is hoping his former team can help give his new career, back in the NFL, a boost.
Udeze, the popular former defensive end who was picked No. 20 overall in the 2004 draft, is back with Minnesota, helping...
The Vikings' Adrian Peterson said that he wants to rush for 2,500yds this season. While that is impossible to obtain, it's great that he is setting such a high goal. The problem is, players coming off 2,000yd seasons are a risk.
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With OTA's wrapping up, we have about 5 weeks until Training Camps start...
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Minnesota Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman has been drafting for two years. And like quarterbacks who come into the league he gets a few years to prove himself. If by the third year it hasn’t clicked yet that’s it, give up. In April’s draft Spielman blew expectations out of the water. An unbelievable draft two years in a row is noteworthy for the...
According to Rom Pelissero of 1500ESPN.com, Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway will undergo a knee scope. He’s expected to be ready for training camp.
Chad Greenway will have knee scoped tomorrow, per Frazier. Should be fine for training camp.
— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) June 11, 2013
Greenway had an MRI and #Vikings saw some things they needed to clean up.
— Tom Pelissero...
Xavier Rhodes was drafted in the first round, 25th overall by the Minnesota Vikings and the team is counting on him to step in and contribute right away.
The departure of veteran Antoine Winfield left a void at the ‘nickel’ position and the team wants Rhodes to plug the hole.
Rhodes is the highest cornerback the Vikings have taken since 1994.
The Vikings were 24th in the...
Green Bay Packers legend Brett Favre is putting the past behind him as he mends fences with the club that he made magic with.
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If there is one thing that we may have learned over the past few months, it is that Brett Favre is not afraid to speak about the past, present, and future.
Five years removed from Green Bay, including two with hated rival Minnesota, Favre had never really spoken about the way things ended in Green Bay.
Until the past month.
Last week, Favre took public responsibility for the first...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway is schedule to have microscopic knee surgery on Tuesday to alleviate some "tension" in his knee, coach Leslie Frazier announced Tuesday.
Greenway, one of the team's defensive leaders, was among several big-name players missing from Minnesota's organized team activities, and Frazier said after practice...
According to the Star Tribune, Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway’s knee scope went well and he’s expected to be ready for training camp.
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier reported that Chad Greenway’s Thursday morning arthroscopic surgery to clean up his left knee went well as expected. Greenway will be out of action until training camp begins in late July.
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The reconciliation between the Packers and Brett Favre continues to gain momentum.
During a golf outing at Horseshoe Bay this past Tuesday, Packers President Mark Murphy confirmed that he and Brett Favre have been in contact for some time.
“We’ve been in touch with each other kind of back and forth for a while…I think time has healed the wounds or will heal the wounds. We...
Brett Favre is doing his part to ingratiate himself to the Green Bay Packer faithful, so that he can be welcomed back with open arms.
Favre was on SiriusXM NFL Radio on Thursday, and praised his predecessor Aaron Rodgers, saying that the highest paid player in the NFL would shatter all of his records.
“Aaron has played extremely well, probably even better than anyone anticipated...