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QB Bollinger Among Those on the Vikings Released

Among the Vikings cuts today include QB Brooks Bollinger, who lost his third-string QB job to rookie John David Booty.  Also let go were running back Albert Young, linebackers Rufus Alexander and David Herron, wide receivers Martin Nance and Nate Jones, offensive tackle Chase Johnson, center Dan Mozes, guard Brian Daniels, cornerback Brandon Sumrall, tight […]

Roster at 80 After Vikings Waive QB Wright

The Vikings today waived quarterback Kyle Wright, just two months after signing him as an undrafted free agent out of the University of Miami. The Star Tribune reports that the release puts the team at four quarterbacks, Tarvaris Jackson, Gus Frerotte, Brooks Bollinger and rookie John David Booty, and those four will be the ones […]

Vikings Get QB Holcomb from Eagles for Pick in 09

The Kelly Holcomb saga is over, as the veteran QB on Monday was dealt to the Minnesota Vikings from the Eagles for a 6th round draft choice in 2009.  Holcomb right away gets in the QB mix with the Vikings, who were rumored to be after him for many weeks.  He will be the backup […]

Jackson Gets The Edge at the QB Spot

  It appears Tarvaris Jackson is in good position to be the Vikings’ starting quarterback when the season begins September 9th against Atlanta. Jackson was not spectacular but appeared capable during Saturday’s preseason loss at Seattle, while Brooks Bollinger made several mistakes while playing in the second half. Jackson has started every preseason game, but […]

Jackson to Play First Half vs Hawks

Vikings coach Brad Childress says Tarvaris Jackson is set to start the first half and the first series of the second half in Saturday’s exhibition at Seattle. Brooks Bollinger will finish the game, but Childress cautions there is still a competition for the number one quarterback job. Joining the Vikings is free agent wide receiver […]