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Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 2:12 PM - Permalink
The ongoing drama between star Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson and the NFL is over. League officials said Thursday that Peterson will be reinstated Friday and eligible to participate in all team activities...
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Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 12:43 PM - Permalink
The NFL Draft is just a few weeks away, and Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson's fate with the NFL and the Minnesota Vikings is still up in the air. Will the Vikings trade Peterson? Will they wait until the draft to see if any teams will make an offer Minnesota can't refuse? Here are...
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Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 4:54 PM - Permalink
Minnesota sports have been in a bad state, and a new analysis pours salt on the wound...
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Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at 9:37 AM - Permalink
The ongoing drama between star Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson and the NFL may come to an end Wednesday. That's because April 15 is the first day Peterson becomes eligible for reinstatement...
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Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 6:44 AM - Permalink
Minnesota Vikings quarterback and former University of Louisville standout Teddy Bridgewater has been selected as grand marshal of the Kentucky Derby Festival Pegasus Parade later this month...
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Monday, April 13, 2015 at 12:09 AM - Permalink
Some mothers who usually put their family first were given a morning for themselves on Sunday. Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway and his wife, Jenni, hosted their annual "TendHER Heart" luncheon at the Minneapolis Hilton on Sunday...
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Friday, April 10, 2015 at 8:50 AM - Permalink
A new report says the NFL is appealing the decision to overturn Vikings Running Back Adrian Peterson's suspension. ESPN Viking Reporter Ben Goessling reports the league believes Judge David Doty should have deferred to the league's collective bargaining agreement...
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Thursday, April 9, 2015 at 5:43 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings will host Tampa Bay and Oakland in the 2015 preseason, bringing a handful of familiar faces back to face their former team...
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Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 7:01 PM - Permalink
Crews building the Minnesota Vikings' new home are crossing the project's 50-yard line. The $1 billion stadium is now halfway finished. From the sky, you can see it's really starting to take shape. The structural concrete is 80 percent done...
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Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 9:16 PM - Permalink
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson met Tuesday with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell regarding his reinstatement, eight days before the expected expiration of the suspension that was invoked last season under the personal conduct policy...
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Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 5:38 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings announced Tuesday they signed center John Sullivan to a 1-year contract extension. Sullivan started all 16 games last year at center on the offensive line and had to help protect rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater...
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Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 10:08 AM - Permalink
Free agent receiver Greg Jennings is visiting the Miami Dolphins, who are eager to shore up their corps of wideouts after several departures this offseason...
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Monday, April 6, 2015 at 3:08 PM - Permalink
A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will meet with the NFL on Tuesday to discuss his playing status...
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Monday, April 6, 2015 at 11:51 AM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings announced Monday they've signed free agent long snapper Kevin McDermott. McDermott, entering his fourth season out of UCLA, spent the final 10 weeks of 2014 with the Baltimore Ravens...
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Monday, April 6, 2015 at 6:43 AM - Permalink
Former NFL star Darren Sharper is scheduled to make his first appearance in U.S. District Court in New Orleans to face federal charges that he drugged women in order to rape them...
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Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 12:21 PM - Permalink
Once a football hero celebrated in New Orleans for his role in the Saints' Super Bowl season, Darren Sharper is returning to the city in disgrace to complete plea deals on charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted women. He has resolved similar charges with pleas in Las Vegas and Arizona...
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Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 12:05 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings announced Thursday they've signed free agent quarterback Mike Kafka and defensive end Caesar Rayford. Kafka, a quarterback out of Northwestern, is entering his fifth NFL season. Rayford is a defensive end out of Washington in his third NFL season...
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Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 6:20 PM - Permalink
Minnesota lawmakers are showing a deep reluctance to wade into another stadium debate at the Capitol. That's after Major League Soccer awarded a professional franchise to a group of Minnesota investors, who may ask for public stadium funding -- the same kind of funding every other professional...
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Friday, March 27, 2015 at 12:44 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings and veteran cornerback Terence Newman have agreed to terms on a one-year contract, reuniting him with coach Mike Zimmer...
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Friday, March 27, 2015 at 10:14 AM - Permalink
Daktronics. was named as the company who will be responsible for creating the LED display at the new Vikings stadium Friday. The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authorty alerted the company at 9 a.m. meeting Friday...
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Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 10:03 PM - Permalink
The Wilf family is pledging another $19.5 million toward the Minnesota Vikings' stadium project to cover more of the costs in several aspects of building and surrounding areas...
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Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 5:23 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings announced Thursday they've signed free agent offensive lineman Babatunde Aiyegbusi. Aiyegbusi is a native of Poland and brings a large presence to Minnesota's offensive line at 6 feet, 9 inches tall and 351 pounds...
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Thursday, March 26, 2015 at 7:04 AM - Permalink
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is returning to Louisville this weekend for an appearance at the Mid-America Trucking Show. Bridgewater was a first-round draft pick last year from the University of Louisville...
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Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 1:26 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings don't plan to trade Adrian Peterson and fully expect him to be with the team for the 2015 season. Vikings coach Mike Zimmer was emphatic about that Wednesday at the NFL owners' meetings...
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Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at 6:36 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings announced Tuesday they've agreed to terms with free agent defensive players Taylor Mays and Casey Matthews. Mays is a safety who played the last four seasons with the Cincinnati Bengals...
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