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Twitter activity by Adrian Peterson’s gal indicates the couple recently got married

While no confirmation has been made by either the Minnesota Vikings or Adrian Peterson, some activity by his longtime girlfriend certainly appears to indicate that the two were recently married. Ashley Brown, who has been dating the Vikings running back for years and is the mother to Adrian Peterson, Jr., now refers to herself as […] The post Twitter activity by Adrian Peterson’s...
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OC Norv Turner believes Vikings are in good shape with quarterback corps

Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner knows quarterbacks having coached some of the biggest names in the game throughout the years including Hall of Fame signal caller Troy Aikman. Known to be a 'quarterback whisperer,' Turner was brought to the Twin City to either resurrect Christian Ponder and Matt Cassel or develop rookie first round pick Teddy Bridgewater...
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Christian Ponder and his wife named their new-borny baby girl after Bobby Bowden

Christian Ponder and his wife Samantha just gave birth to a baby girl and decided to name her after former Florida State head coach Bobby Bowden. Christian Ponder said his little girl's name is Bowden Sainte-Claire. Yes, she's named after Bobby. — Ben Goessling (@GoesslingESPN) July 22, 2014 Not that it’s a bad name, but I hope she likee it when she grows up. var...
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Norv Turner: Vikes QB situation ‘as good as you could ask for’

Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner believes the teams quarterback situation is “as good as you could ask for.” Matt Cassel, Christian Ponder and Teddy Bridgewater will compete in training camp for the starting job. “We’re sitting there with two quarterbacks who have taken teams to playoffs and won over 10 games, which is hard to do,” Turner told Vikings...
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Norv Turner: Teddy Bridgewater should have been drafted in the top-10

Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner told the Vikings official site that he believes Teddy Bridgewater should have been drafted in the top-10. “I think he probably should’ve gone in the first 10 picks,” Turner said, per “He probably should’ve gone at least in the first half of the first round, and then we’re sitting there with an opportunity to get him...
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Teddy Bridgewater doesn't 'feel comfortable' discussing quarterback situation

Minnesota rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is acting like a rookie, and that a good thing for Vikings fans. While Johnny Manziel attracts headlines and seems hell bent to make his opinions known, Bridgewater intends to stay away from discussing the quarterback situation and let training camp sort out the rest. "That's something I don't feel comfortable talking...
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Vikings training camp preview: 5 things to accomplish in camp

  This is the 12th in a series of 13 previews leading up to the Minnesota Vikings' July 25 start of camp. TODAY'S PREVIEW: 5 THINGS TO ACCOMPLISH IN CAMP Mike Zimmer will head to Mankato for his first training camp as a head coach and will continue to implement his ideals, policies and schemes in his first year with the Minnesota Vikings. Minnesota returns to Mankato in...
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Vikings Who Need to Make an Impact in 2014 | #10 Jarius Wright

#10 | Jarius Wright Number 10 on the list goes to wide receiver Jarius Wright. Wright came out strong during his rookie year in 2012 and many expected him to take an even bigger leap in 2013. Unfortunately he ended up only playing in 7 games and reeling in only 22 balls and 2 TDs. The Arkansas product should be in position to battle with Jerome Simpson for the 3rd receiver on...
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WATCH: Chris Kluwe calls out Vikings on MSNBC

Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe is one of the most outspoken players in the history of the NFL. The avid marriage equality and gay rights advocate has as much a social conscience as anyone to ever play the game. From gun control to civil rights, Kluwe is somebody who almost always has something meaningful to say. And he’s had A LOT to say about the Minnesota Vikings...
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Remembering Brendan Munnerlyn; 1990-2014

Today we at NFL Draft Diamonds say with a very sad heart that Brendan Munnerlyn the former Milford Academy football player has passed away. @BergmansLaw: @DraftDiamonds with a sad heart to say that our client,@IronMANBreNdaN had passed on Thurs night, age 23, wrongful death, we will miss him. According to Police Reports, Brendan died in […] The post Remembering Brendan Munnerlyn...
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Final 2014 NFL Draft Board: How did the quarterback’s rank before the draft?

Final 2014 NFL Draft Board As we head into training camp it is time to look back at Inside the War Room’s 2014 NFL Draft Board to see where your team’s rookies ranked going into the NFL Draft. The number beside the players name indicates where they were drafted, and by what team they were […] The post Final 2014 NFL Draft Board: How did the quarterback’s rank before the draft...
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Teddy Bridgewater has been studying the Vikings playbook for 2 hours each morning

It sounds Vikings rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has been working his tail off in preparation for the upcoming NFL season. Bridgewater spent the last few weeks training with Ken Mastrole and the Mastrole Passing Academy. Ken is a former pro QB. #vikings — Darren Wolfson (@DarrenWolfson) July 21, 2014 Bridgewater has been throwing in Florida, studying playbook for two hours...
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Kluwe takes a shot at Ray Lewis, Ray Rice, many others

Former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe still plans to sue the team over special teams coordinator Mike Priefer’s homophobic comments, backed up by long snapper Cullen Loeffler, who was present when they were made, a recently released investigation reveals. Priefer’s comment “We should round up all the gays, send them to an island, and then nuke it until it glows” was...
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1 day ago  |  1 Comment

Teddy Bridgewater bummed out by his Madden 15 rating

You may have heard that rookie Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is a pretty big Madden fan. He’s even playing the game as a means to help learn the Vikings playbook over the summer. We’re not sure how well that will work out, but wish him the best of luck in any case. Over the weekend EA Sports had some fun with the rookie class of 2014. They asked them what they thought...
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NFL teams that will make the playoff leap in 2014

Each NFL season there are always a few teams who take us fans by surprise and turn the corner. Here’s five NFL teams that will make the playoff leap in 2014. Minnesota Vikings: The Minnesota Vikings are one of the most exciting teams going into the 2014 season. We’ll have to see if Teddy Bridgewater can win the starting gig and replace Matt Cassel. If he can do so, we may have...
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