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A Third Round Pick Buys Vikings A #1 Wide Out

By all accounts, Randy Moss is a Viking and the deal will be officially announced today.  Just about every new outlet is in agreement that it is now a fact. According to many of these same outlets (like ESPN, PFT, and CBS) the compensation is a third round pick in next year’s draft, and the […]

Peterson At Least Wants To Talk Contract

As passed along by PFT, originally from KFAN radio, Adrian Peterson does indeed have money on his mind.  At least to a certain extent. After somewhat squashing speculation that his absence from minicamp was related to some unhappiness with his contract, Peterson said today that he wants “to at least talk about” a new contract. […]

Cook Signs

The Vikings top rookie selection, cornerback Chris Cook, is now under contract. According to reports, Cook signed a four year deal on Thrusday and as of right now financial terms are unknown. Toby Gerhart remains the only Viking in need of a contract.  That should happen today or tomorrow morning.

Peterson Makes Assurances

Adrian Peterson was asked about his contract situation, according to Access Vikings, while attending the ESPY’s and signaled that a holdout was not in his immediate future. When he was asked about rumors of his unhappiness with his contract Peterson simply stated, “You can put them to rest.” As long as he is telling the […]

Peterson Situation: About To Boil

After missing mandatory minicamp and instead attending “Adrian Peterson Day” in Texas, Peterson declared that his rift with the Vikings was “over.” Of course, things probably won’t be so simple. Mike Lombardi of NFL.com reports that Adrian Peterson will be the next player to involve himself in a contract dispute. Fun.

Lito Coming To Minnesota

Profootballtalk.com cites a source that tells them cornerback Lito Sheppard will be visiting the Vikings today. The move to bring in Sheppard makes sense, as he will provide them with more flexibility in the draft.  Also, he should not count against their “Final Four Plan” or the compensatory pick formula for next year, as he […]

Jared Allen Restructures Contract

Sorry, I am not sure how I let this one slip by me, but this is old news that I am now just bringing up because I, well… somehow let this one slip by me. Jared Allen recently restructured a portion of his contract.  The move allowed him to collect $4 million worth of an […]

Harvin To Practice Today

Percy Harvin took the practice field moments ago, being one of the first Vikings players to show up ready to go.  As Matt Leode posted earlier, Harvin has finally agreed to a five year deal with the Vikings. Make sure to check back for updates on Harvin’s first day.

Winfield Situation Begins To Go South

Antoine Winfield wants a new contract and wants to retire as a Viking… so he says.  The Pioneer Press has some quotes from Winfield about the situation and ProFootballTalk has broken down the situation as follows: As Vikings cornerback Antoine Winfield enters the final year of his six-year, $34.8 million contract with the team, he […]