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Minnesota Vikings: Early look at 2015 schedule

Teddy Bridgewater and the Vikings look to improve on their 7-9 record from 2014. Going into the 2014 season the Minnesota Vikings had the 12th easiest schedule in the NFL and the easiest in the NFC North.  in the upcoming 2015 season it is the exact opposite. The Vikings have the 12th hardest schedule and the hardest schedule if the NFC North. In fact, the entire NFC North has...
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Vikings Coach Mike Zimmer Has an “Indication” When Adrian Peterson Will Show Up

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been elusive thus far in the team’s voluntary workouts. His absence is a statement that has everything to do with the fact that he wants more money and wishes to play for another team. While there seems to be a pretty big impasse between Peterson and the Vikings, head coach Mike Zimmer doesn’t appear to be too worried about when...
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21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Grown Ups 2 Comedian on Adrian Peterson: “Get rid of him.”

Actor Nick Swardson is a major fan of the Minnesota Vikings. When asked by a reporter his opinion of running back Adrian Peterson, Swardson responded with some pretty realistic comments (via TMZ Sports): “Get rid of him. I’m a diehard Vikings fan but I’m also a fan of children.” Swardson proceeded to further explain that he could not get past the disturbing images of Peterson’s...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

NFLPA to ask court to hold Goodell, NFL in contempt

This comes completely out of nowhere. The National Football League Players Association has filed a motion in federal court hoping that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and the league will be found in contempt. The motion alleges that Goodell and company have continually failed to abide by a court ruling from 11 weeks ago that indicated the league reassess the Adrian Peterson situation...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson Buys Everyone in a Texas Bar Vodka Shots

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has yet to become a member of the Dallas Cowboys—something he has not been shy about wanting to happen this season. However, this didn’t stop Peterson from ponying up for vodka shots for everyone at the Flying Pug Bar in Houston TX., on Sunday night. While Peterson was partying it up with whiskey, he apparently purchased other patrons...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Zimmer doesn’t expect any issues with Adrian Peterson

With the 2015 NFL Draft come and gone and Adrian Peterson still a member of the Minnesota Vikings, it certainly appears that the running back will be on the roster heading into next season. The next stage in what became an ugly, drawn-out saga is for the organization to smooth over any hurt feelings on...Read More The post Mike Zimmer doesn’t expect any issues with Adrian Peterson...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson now wants more money from Vikings

All 32 picks of the first round of the 2015 NFL draft have been used, and none of them were traded as part of a package for Adrian Peterson. Now that it seems all but certain that Peterson is stuck in Minnesota, he wants more guaranteed money. In an interview with Tom Pelissero of USA...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson: 'It would be nice' to play for Cowboys

Adrian Peterson admitted on Tuesday night what is no longer a secret — he wants to play for the Dallas Cowboys. Peterson was in attendance for Game 5 of the Western Conference playoff series between the Dallas Mavericks and Houston Rockets, and Mike Leslie of WFAA Sports asked him about the rumored possibility that he...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cowboys not in running for Adrian Peterson

The Dallas Cowboys are reportedly not interested in making a trade for Adrian Peterson. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that the Cowboys have no interest in making a trade for the 30-year-old running back. That could have something to do with Peterson’s age and the money he is still owed, or it could...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Vikings want first-rounder, starting CB for Peterson

Now that Adrian Peterson has been reinstated by the NFL, it will be interesting to see if he is successful in his quest to force his way out of Minnesota. Given the terms of his current contract and the value the Vikings want in return, Peterson may be stuck. ESPN’s Adam Caplan reports that the...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 18, 2015  |  Discuss

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