Posts Tagged ‘vikings’

Packers 37-34 Loss to Vikings Sets Up Wild Card Rematch in Lambeau Saturday

The Packers had the two-seed on their minds Sunday in Minnesota, but instead will have to get ready to now host a Vikings team that in the end, were one drive better. That’s the mindset of the Pack as they head home Sunday night, losers 37-34 to the Vikings on a final play Blair Walsh […]

Vikings Stop Texans From Clinching AFC Home Field in 23-6 Win in Houston

The Texans Sunday seemed to have all eyes on stopping running back Adrian Peterson of the Vikings. Problem is, they seemed to forget about the rest of the team. Peterson was held to 86 yards, but the rest of the Vikings played well better than the Texans, upsetting Houston 23-6. The win means that the […]

Bears Lose Three Starters to Injury in 28-10 Win Over Vikings

While Sunday’s game vs the Vikings at home was a solid win for the now 8-3 Bears, the victory came with a serious price tag attached to it. The team got back QB Jay Cutler in the 28-10 win, but lost three starters in the process to injury – RB Matt Forte, WR Devin Hester […]

Gridiron Gab Week Twelve Preview – Minnesota at Chicago

With the status of QB Jay Cutler up in the air once again, the Bears 2012 season which had visions of the Super Bowl dancing in their heads is suddenly very much in doubt. Cutler is listed as questionable (50/50) for Sunday’s divisional game vs the Minnesota Vikings at home, and if he can’t play […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Peterson Races Vikings to 34-24 Win Over Lions

Adrian Peterson and the Vikings are not quite ready to give up on 2012 yet, as Sunday he carried the team to a huge 34-24 win over the Detroit Lions to improve to 6-4. Peterson raced 61 yards for the game-sealing touchdown midway through the fourth quarter. He wound up the day with 171 yards […]

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, […]