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WR Charles Johnson sees similarities between Bridgewater and Rodgers

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Charles Johnson has an interesting observation after catching passes from a divisional rival QB and the team's current signal caller Teddy Bridgewater. Johnson was drafted by Green Bay in 2013 and spent time working with the big-time quarterback before moving on to Minnesota, where he emerged late in the season with 31 catches and three touchdowns...
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This Minnesota Vikings fan has a big booty and isn’t afraid to show it off

This Minnesota Vikings fan has some nice assets. #Vikings @KaieDewitz pic.twitter.com/4A25d8jXZI — Sexy NFL Fans (@SexyNFLFan) October 3, 2014 Woah. You may also be interested in: Indianapolis Colts All Pro player has some sick skills This sexy San Diego Chargers fan leaves just a little bit to the imagination This smoking hot Kansas City Chiefs fan looks like she could be a princess
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If He Succeeds, How Long Will Zimmer Coach in Minnesota?

The 2015 NFL season is one for which the Minnesota Vikings are hoping to start something special. Leading the way for the Vikings on their potential road to success is head coach Mike Zimmer.Zimmer enters his second season as Minnesota's head coach with a team that increasingly reflects the way in which he approaches the sport. In are the players that are willing to do whatever is...
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Minnesota Vikings’ player makes bold claim about himself

Minnesota Vikings’ running back Jerick McKinnon shouldn’t expect to be the team’s top running back this year. He was behind Matt Asiata last season, but now the return of Adrian Peterson pushes him to number three on the depth chart. That didn’t stop McKinnon from making a bold claim that will interest NFL Fantasy players.  Per TwinCities.com, McKinnon is confident he...
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Rookie Eric Kendricks primed to start at middle linebacker in his first season

The Minnesota Vikings selected middle linebacker Eric Kendricks with the No. 45 overall pick in the 2015 NFL draft with the intention of him contributing earlier than later, and Kendricks (6'0, 232), who was the 2014 Butkus Award winner as college football's best is already being prepped for a major role on the team's defense. He's expected to start at MLB for the defense between...
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Three most underrated players on the Vikings’ roster

The Minnesota Vikings don’t have too many well-known superstars on their roster. In fact, many would tell you Adrian Peterson is the lone Pro Bowl-caliber player on that team. Then they’ll tell you Mike Wallace is overrated, Cordarelle Patterson will be a bust and that Anthony Barr is solid but not great. But lost in the cards are a handful of Vikings players that quietly will...
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Minnesota Vikings' Brian Peters successfully transitioning from DB to LB, CFL to NFL

Brian Peters was a safety in college at Northwestern. He, then, made the transition to linebacker in the Canadian Football League with the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Now, Peters is trying to become a longterm member of the Minnesota Vikings. After two seasons in the CFL, Peters was signed by the Vikings this offseason. He's far from a lock to make the 53-man roster, but injuries at...
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Would the Minnesota Vikings consider signing Bernard Pollard?

The Minnesota Vikings have at least one solid safety in Harrison Smith, but who's going to start beside him? They released veteran Taylor Mays last month, and now they're left with Robert Blanton, Antone Exum, Andrew Sendejo and Anthony Harris. Without a candidate who's of clear-cut starting caliber, the Vikings could end up scouring what's left on the open market, Andrew Krammer...
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Three absolutely insane TD runs by Minnesota Vikings RB Adrain Peterson (video)

All offseason Minnesota Vikings running back Adrain Peterson has made a ton of off the field headlines. Obviously plenty’s been written about what he did (some very bad things), but this post is to remind everyone what a talent Peterson is on the field. In no way are his actions being excused; this is just a reminder the guy happens to be an amazing football player. Here are three...
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Can Adrian Peterson have a bounce back year?

This past year had to be one of the most frustrating that Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson had ever faced.  His season was cut short when it came out that he had taken punishing his child a little too far and soon everyone was debating how someone could discipline their child and how Peterson should be punished. There is no doubt that Peterson went too far, but...
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Can Adrian Peterson have a bounce back year?

This past year had to be one of the most frustrating that Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson had ever faced.  His season was cut short when it came out that he had taken punishing his child a little too far and soon everyone was debating how someone could discipline their child and how Peterson should be punished. There is no doubt that Peterson went too far, but...
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Thursday web roundup: Minnesota Vikings

Waynes became fond of tackling as a boy Minnesota Vikings rookie Trae Waynes runs during OTAs at the Vikings practice facility in Eden Prairie last month. Waynes started football as a running back ... Minnesota Vikings Rumors: S Bernard Pollard Is Not a Clear Upgrade With an open roster spot at the conclusion of offseason work, the Minnesota Vikings may look to add someone...
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Five Vikings Who Have the Potential to Breakout in 2015

We take a quick glimpe at five Vikings who could have their coming out party in 2015. Minnesota is on the brink of being a team that can compete in the NFC, if they can get even a few of the guys listed below to start contibuting on a high level they could be a team on the rise in 2015. Teddy Bridgewater It wouldn’t be far fetched to say Teddy already had his breakout performance...
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Minnesota Vikings WR Cordarrelle Patterson crashes high school graduation party

Sam Wackman wasn't expecting a blowout to celebrate his graduation from Cretin-Derham Hall High School in St. Paul, Minn.—just family, friends and some wings. However, Buffalo Wild Wings decided to surprise him and put together the grad party of the century. The popular sports bar brought food, a mascot and games. Oh yeah, Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson tagged...
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Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson goes whitewater rafting (PHOTO)

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson can lead an NFL team to victory, but can he guide an inflatable raft through the rapids at Jackson Hole, Wyo.? Peterson gave it a shot and shared his experience on Instagram. Barker-Ewing Whitewater, the company that organized the river trip, posted an action-shot of Peterson's crew on its Instagram account. Sitting in the very front...
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Vikings hoping rookie DL Danielle Hunter can bolster front seven

The Minnesota Vikings selected LSU defensive end Danielle Hunter with the No. 88 overall pick in the 2015 NFL draft after he made 23 starts racking up 4.5 career sacks and two forced fumbles. At 6'5, 252 pounds, he has all the NFL measurables teams look for running a 4.57 40, with a 36 1/2-inch vertical and a high motor. General manager Rick Spielman compares the team's 3rd...
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Welcomed in Minnesota, WR Wallace has something to prove

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Mike Wallace's arrival in Minnesota following his trade from the Miami Dolphins to the Vikings brought a fresh start for the veteran receiver, but the baggage from his enigmatic two-year stay in Miami made the trip as well. Wallace was seen as disgruntled, perhaps wasn't on the same page with his quarterback and reportedly didn't get along with the coaching...
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WR Mike Wallace a card carrying member of the 'most grossly paid' club

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Mike Wallace ran a 4.33-second 40-yard dash at the NFL Combine in 2009 and averaged more than 16 yards per catch in three of his four years with the Steelers. However, Wallace chose the Dolphins over the Vikings when he became a free agent in 2013, signing a five-year, $60 million contract and then his production dropped like a lead balloon. ...
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Ex-Minnesota Vikings Coach: Mike Zimmer is 'one of the finest coaches I've ever seen'

Former Minnesota Vikings coach Jerry Burns attended a minicamp practice this spring and was thoroughly impressed with this year's team. "This team has a lot of faith in their coach," Burns said, via the official website of the Minnesota Vikings. "You can see how they go out here and they practice hard. I know they will play hard. I just like every aspect of this team." For Burns...
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Vikings RB McKinnon: If I had a fantasy team, I'd take myself

To say that the Minnesota Vikings group of running backs are hitting the 2015 season overflowing with confidence would be an understatement. In addition to Adrian Peterson proclaiming himself the best running back in the game, second-year player Jerick McKinnon is apparently feeling really positive about this year. “If I had a fantasy team and could take myself, I would....
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Charles Johnson sees similarities between Teddy Bridgewater and Aaron Rodgers

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Charles Johnson has an interesting observation after catching passes from Packers' quarterback Aaron Rodgers and the team's current signal caller Teddy Bridgewater. Johnson was drafted by the Packers in 2013, and spent time working with the big-time quarterback before moving on to Minnesota, where he emerged late in the 2014 season with 31 catches...
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WR Charles Johnson sees similarities between Teddy Bridgewater and Aaron Rodgers

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Charles Johnson has an interesting after catching passes from Packers' quarterback Aaron Rodgers and the team's current signal caller Teddy Bridgewater. Johnson was drafted by the Packers in 2013, and spent time working with the big-time quarterback before moving on to Minnesota, where he emerged late in the season with 31 catches and three touchdowns...
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3 bold predictions for Minnesota Vikings offense in 2015

The Minnesota Vikings have their best-looking offense since the Brett Favre days, which haven’t been around since 2010. With new faces, and the return of Adrian Peterson, this could be the best Vikings era since the Randy Moss-Chris Carter times. With that in mind, let’s review three bold predictions for their offense next season.   You may also be interested in: 3 best Green...
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Minnesota Vikings WR Charles Johnson not sweating Wallace, Patterson hype

Charles Johnson finished the 2014 season as the Minnesota Vikings' hottest wide receiver. A former seventh-round selection who bounced from the Green Bay Packers and the Cleveland Browns before landing with the Vikings, Johnson caught 31 passes for 475 yards and two touchdowns last season.However, as Johnson enters his second season with the team, the spotlight is pointed elsewhere...
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Minnesota Vikings CB Trae Waynes faces a 'steep' learning curve

Minnesota Vikings cornerback Trae Waynes is trying to catch on at one of the NFL's most athletically demanding positions, and he recently sounded off on the learning curve he faces as a first-round rookie."It's steep," Waynes said, via Josh Katzenstein of The Detroit News. "It's like a mountain, but luckily we have guys on the team and the coaching staff that are willing to help...
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