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Gridiron Gab Week Ten Preview – Detroit at Minnesota

Two teams going in different directions will take to the field Sunday in a NFC North battle, as the Lions travel to Minnesota to take on the Vikings. It’s the second matchup between the two teams this season, the first time around the Vikings won in Ford Field, stopping the Lions offense and scoring seconds […]

Vikings Leading WR Harvin Says It’s a Longshot He’ll Play Sunday

Percy Harvin, using crutches to get around the Winter Park locker room Monday after suffering a sprained left ankle in Sunday’s loss at Seattle, would not rule himself out for the Lions game but acknowledged it’s a “long shot” he will play. Harvin admitted to being in “a lot of pain” and said the sprain […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Vikings Fall to Seahawks 30-20 In Seattle

A few weeks ago the Vikings seemed to be able to do no wrong. Now they can’t seem to do anything right. Sunday in Seattle, they started fast with leading rusher Adrian Peterson going for 74 yards on the games second play and then scoring for a quick 7-0 lead, but it didn’t last long, […]

Gridiron Gab Week Nine Preview – Minnesota at Seattle

The struggling 5-3 Vikings are on the road Sunday, heading to the great Northwest as they take on Russell Wilson and the Seahawks, who are 4-4. The Vikings are coming off their worst loss of 2012, a bad 36-17 setback at home to the Bucs a week ago Thursday. The Hawks have dropped two in […]

Huge Night for Bucs Rookie RB Martin Leads Tampa to 36-17 Win Over Vikings

Coming off a short week and a win over the Cardinals, the Vikings did little right on Thursday night, and suddenly they appear once again to have major problems, falling to the Tampa Bay Bucs 36-17. Their stout defense was shredded by Bucs rookie running back Doug Martin, who blistered the Vikings run D for […]

Buccaneers at Vikings Week Eight Thursday Night Inactives

Buccaneers: LB Najee Goode, CB Myron Lewis, TE Danny Noble, WR Chris Owusu, RB Michael Smith, DB Keith Tandy, G Cody Wallace Vikings: WR Jarius Wright, QB McLeod Bethel-Thompson, CB Brandon Burton, FS Mistral Raymond, LB Audie Cole, OL Mark Asper and TE John Carlson.

Gridiron Gab Week Eight Preview – Tampa Bay at Minnesota

Week eight starts with a NFC matchup between the Bucs and the Vikings, one team riding high at 5-2 while the other is coming off a tough last second loss at 2-4. The Vikings topped the Cards last week, with a defense that is quickly becoming one of the better ones in the NFC. They […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Vikings 6-2 Following 21-14 Win Over Arizona

It was another dominant performance by the Vikings defense Sunday, more than making up for a lackluster offense, as the Vikings topped the Cardinals 21-14 to move to 5-2 on the season. Adrian Peterson led the ground game for the Vikings, rushing for 153 yards and a touchdown on 23 carries. The rest of the […]