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August 25, 2014
Cassel secure, Bridgewater sharp in Vikings win
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The thermometer read 97 degrees at kickoff, and still, Matt Cassel wasn’t as hot as he has been. But he still might have done enough to solidify the Vikings’ starting quarterback job. Cassel played the first 2½ quarters Saturday night at Arrowhead Stadium...
August 25, 2014 - 9:45am
August 7, 2014
Unique homecoming for former Bemidji State tight end Leonhardt
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Brian Leonhardt's chances of making an NFL team just got a big boost. And today, the former Bemidji State tight end is getting a chance to showcase his talents for the Oakland Raiders in front of the most partisan crowd imaginable for an away game. He just...
August 7, 2014 - 10:10pm
July 30, 2014
Thielen making big progress in Mankato
It is impossible to miss Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen during training camp. From unsolicited praise for his rapid improvement from general manger Rick Spielman and coach Mike Zimmer to the splashy plays he routinely makes and the roars from the partisan crowd at Minnesota...
July 30, 2014 - 10:26am
July 24, 2014
Records on Super Bowl bid show NFL request for snowplowing priority
ST. PAUL -- About a month before local officials made their winning pitch to the NFL to land Super Bowl 2018, metro-area mayors got an unusual-looking request. An email dated April 23 from the public stadium authority included a draft letter asking the leaders of St. Paul, Minneapolis...
July 24, 2014 - 7:54am
July 23, 2014
Kluwe’s quest for justice turns in different direction
Here’s what it’s going to take to make Chris Kluwe happy: He gets reinstated as Minnesota Vikings punter. He also receives back wages from last season, several million dollars for emotional distress and defamation of character, legal fees and the opportunity to throw out the...
July 23, 2014 - 10:00am
July 20, 2014
Thielen enters training camp fighting for WR spot
When the Minnesota Vikings report to their annual training camp in Mankato Thursday, the spotlight will be on a couple of areas, which include the quarterback position and the defense in general. No doubt, the path the quarterback battle between incumbent Matt Cassel and rookie...
sports / In the Zone
July 20, 2014 - 8:00am
July 16, 2014
Kluwe plans to sue Vikings, says team won’t release Priefer report
MINNEAPOLIS -- Chris Kluwe, the former Minnesota Vikings punter, said Tuesday he will sue the team because they are refusing to release the results of an investigation into claims his support for same-sex marriage led to his firing. The investigation, which began in January after...
July 16, 2014 - 9:00am
June 11, 2014
Super Bowl benefits outweigh NFL’s demands, Dayton says
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton said Tuesday that the requests the NFL makes of Super Bowl host cities are “way overboard” but that those issues are outweighed by the benefits of bringing the game to town. “I don’t think anybody needs free bowling alleys. Anybody who can afford...
June 11, 2014 - 8:04am
May 21, 2014
Hard work paying off for Adam Thielen, as he enters second season with the Vikes
Detroit Lakes native Adam Thielen impressed the right people in the Minnesota Viking’s front office in 2013, which in turn earned him an NFL future’s contract after the season concluded. Although the contract ensured more security in an unstable work atmosphere in which every...
May 21, 2014 - 3:30pm
Minnesota finally basks in Super Bowl victory by landing 2018 game
ATLANTA — The Vikings lost four Super Bowls on the field, but the team and Minnesota pulled off the ultimate upset Tuesday, beating out two established Super Bowl cities to land the NFL’s biggest prize. Super Bowl LII, where are you? Minneapolis. League owners awarded the...
May 21, 2014 - 7:30am
May 20, 2014
Mini-rookie camp at Winter Park gives first glimpse of season to come
What happens when the unit which is designed to stop the opposing’ offense finishes the season dead last in four important categories and 30th or 31st out of 32 teams in another four? Change, that’s what happens. The Minnesota Vikings’ defense brought much consternation...
May 20, 2014 - 3:00pm
After years on sidelines, Wilfs step up to chase Super Bowl bid
ATLANTA — Vikings owners Zygi, Mark and Leonard Wilf have been a part of the NFL’s annual Super Bowl sweepstakes since 2006, watching successful pitches from old-hands Houston, Phoenix and Miami, as well as from novice Indianapolis, Dallas and their home state of New Jersey. Now...
May 20, 2014 - 8:15am
May 9, 2014
Vikes bolster pass rush and nab their QB
Rick “Swapping” Spielman was up to his dealing ways. The Vikings general manager made a move early in Thursday night’s NFL draft and came up with UCLA outside linebacker Anthony Barr with the No. 9 pick. Then he picked up another first-round pick at No. 32 and took Louisville...
May 9, 2014 - 3:03pm
April 26, 2014
Draft Day decisions will be key for MN Vikings
The marquee bastion of blame for the failure of last year’s Minnesota Vikings usually had a big flashing arrow directed towards their quarterback, named Christian Ponder. There definitely was plenty blame which should have been hoisted by Ponder, but the reason for the 5-10-1...
sports / In the Zone
April 26, 2014 - 2:00pm
April 20, 2014
Who will be next young QB for Vikes?
The last few months of sports competition has not been kind to the Minnesota faithful. For the ninth-consecutive season, the Minnesota Timberwolves finished under .500 and have ground yet another coach through the meat grinder, with the dismissal of Rick Adelman. The Twins extended...
sports / In the Zone
April 20, 2014 - 10:30am