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Does Your Grandpa Slap Other Men’s Butts? Can He Throw A Football Through A Piece Of Sheet Metal?

Larry Fitzgerald of the Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder reports that if Brett Favre decides to play another season in the NFL, he could become the first ever active player to be a grandfather. Fitzgerald reports that Favre’s oldest daughter, Brittany Nicole, is due to have her first child fairly soon. It is weird to think of any […]

Previewing The Cardinals

As we mentioned previously, this game provides the Vikings with many opportunities to solidify their post season standing.  If the Vikings win, they are guaranteed a spot in the playoffs.  If the Vikings win and the Packers lose on Monday night, then the Vikings have clinched the NFC North. Also, as we previously mentioned, if […]

FANTASY OUTLOOK: Sidney Rice

Let’s take a break from the odd (or freakin’ weird!) week of offseason football that this has turned out to be and get back to our fantasy football features.  Here is a look at Sidney Rice’s projections in ’09. THE GOOD:  Rice is only 23 years old and has shown great raw talent.  He is a […]

Fitz Out-Does Adrian At ESPYs

ESPN’s ESPY awards were shown on Sunday evening.  Vikings superstar running back Adrian Peterson was nominated under the “Best NFL Player” category but lost out to Larry Fitzgerald of the Cardinals. Peterson led the league in rushing with 1,760 yards.  He also had 10 touchdowns and 125 receiving yards.  His nine fumbles in the season […]

Peterson Still Looking Safe

As we mentioned a few weeks back, Adrian Peterson is not likely to appear on the cover of Madden 2010.  Peterson has long been thought of as a shoe-in for the gig, but as PFT points out most recently, Peterson can be scratched from the curse watch list. I’m not saying a curse exists, but the Vikings […]

Vikings Hopes Dashed as Fitzgerald Signs Extension With Arizona

Fans hoping the Vikings would be able to trade for Twin Cities native Larry Fitzgerald had their hopes dashed yesterday.  The Pro Bowl wide receiver and the Arizona Cardinals have agreed on a four-year contract extension worth 40-million-dollars.  The 24-year-old led the NFC with 100 receptions and 1,409 receiving yards last season.  The Cardinals reportedly rebuffed […]