Posts Tagged ‘Judd Zulgad’

Griffin Out For The Season

I hate to bring you the sad news so shortly after a sad game, but someone has to. Judd Zulgad of Access Vikings reports that Vikings starting cornerback has suffered a torn ACL and will miss the rest of this season. After making a surprisingly quick recovery from a torn ACL on his other knee […]

Cook Likely To Start At Center

Tonight Brett Favre will be on the same starting roster as Randy Moss for the first time ever. According to Judd Zulgad, and in line with what we discussed last week, Brett Favre will be taking snaps from Ryan Cook in his first start at the center position in place of an injured John Sullivan. […]

REPORT: Groundwork For Moss Trade Laid In Dallas

Vikings Insider Judd Zulgad (apparently the “Vikings Insider” part is considered his official title now) wrote an article on Saturday that is well worth reading. Zulgad details the events that preceded the blockbuster trade that sent Randy Moss and a 2012 seventh round draft pick to Minnesota in exchange for a 2011 third round pick. […]

Vincent Jackson’s Hearing Scheduled For This Morning

At 8:00 a.m. EST Thursday morning, Vincent Jackson’s hearing will begin. The hearing is to decide whether his three game suspension for violating the league’s substance abuse policies and his three week suspension for being a no-show for the Chargers can be served consecutively or concurrently.  The NFL argues he should be suspended for six […]

One Question Answered

Earlier we talked about how many unanswered questions surround this Vikings roster and the designation of certain duties. From the Twitter account of Judd Zulgad comes at least one answer. According to Judd, the Vikings plan to use Bernard Berrian as their primary punt returner on Thursday against the Saints.  This isn’t the first time […]

Vikes Don’t Want Housh

Judd Zulgad of Access Vikings reports that the Vikings are not interested in obtaining soon-to-be-available reciever T.J. Houshmandzadeh. Zulgad cites multiple NFL sources and thinks this points toward confidence that the Vikings are feeling when it comes to Percy Harvin’s health. That should end that speculation.

Rice’s Absence A Hip Problem Or A Wallet Issue? Or Both?

I have been wondering for quite some time about the mysterious hip injury that is keeping wide receiver Sidney Rice off the field. In Judd Zulgad’s recent article about the situation, he goes out of his way so many times to assure readers that he is not suggesting that Rice is faking his injury, that […]

Zulgad: “The only guy who jumped the gun was Brett Favre”

Judd Zulgad of the Minneapolis Star Tribune’s Access Vikings set off a media blitz on Tuesday when he reported that Brett Favre was texting teammates and Vikings officials that he intended to retire once and for all. The day was crazy, and before I was eating lunch that day, many of the pundits were reporting […]

Progress Being Made With Cook

Yesterday, we noted that Chris Cook’s agent, Hadley Engelhard, said that the Vikings had yet to extend an offer Cook’s way. Today, according to the Twitter account of Judd Zulgad, the tune he is singing is a bit different. “We have had good, constant dialogue and are making progress,” said Engelhard. Despite the Vikings being […]

Peterson Commits To Camp

Judd Zulgad of Access Vikings recently caught up with Adrian Peterson and any worries that may have still lingered in regards to a contract dispute can now be tossed aside for a year. “Oh yeah I’ll be there,” he said of training camp. “Without a shadow of a doubt. Whether there is contract talk or […]