Posts Tagged ‘Tarvaris-Jackson’

NFC North Podcast Ep. 3: Preseason Week 1 Review and Preview

Welcome to the NFC West Podcast! In today’s episode, Kyle recaps preseason week 1 games, talks about the latest headlines for the four teams, and preview preseason week 2 games. The Packers were hit with the injury bug in their first preseason game against the Eagles, which was won by Green Bay 24-9. The Bears […]

Please Don’t Get Caught Up in the Hype!! T-Jax Isn’t the Answer!

Let me start by saying, I really, really like Tarvaris Jackson. I like his competitiveness. I like his work ethic. I like his patience and class. I like his athleticism. So it is with some trepidation that I write this article. But as I was watching the Vikings-Bills game I saw what was happening at […]

Vikings Take Care of Business Despite Loss of Favre in 38-14 Win

No Brett Favre? No problem. The Vikings starting QB played just three plays before getting hurt Sunday, but the Vikings didn’t miss a beat, playing one of their best games of the season as they pounded the Buffalo Bills 38-14, at the Metrodome. Tarvaris Jackson took over for Favre early in the first quarter and […]

10 Questions: Following A Tough Loss

Need some stress relief after the Vikings found ways to lose to the Packers? Then take some time to answer our ten questions of this week and chat with other frustrated fans in the comments section. Who should start at quarterback next week?Market Research Despite all the bad, there were some good performances Sunday Night. Who […]

Favre Botch 2010

Last year, I had to plant my foot squarely in my own mouth when I wrote a series of opinion pieces about how signing Favre was going to end up being a business decision that negatively affected this team on the field. It is beginning to look like my hack blogger prophecies are beginning to […]

Trade Talk

The Vikings traded reserve quarterback Sage Rosenfels and running back / receiver / return man Darius Reynaud to the Giants today.  In return, they will reportedly get a 5th round pick in the 2011 draft and a conditional pick in 2012.  The conditions of that second pick are not yet known. The trade has immediately […]

Vikings Go 3-1 In Preseason

Last night the Vikings ended their preseason with a victory over Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos. The story of the game, as usual, was centered around quarterback play and there wasn’t many positives to take away.  Tarvaris Jackson missed on his first six passes, and ended up two for eight and gaining only two […]

The Log Jam at QB

Over the last three pre-season games, Viking fans got a good glimpse of what life without Brett Favre might resemble. Quite sobering really. While Tarvaris Jackson and Sage Rosenfels are very capable, even excellent NFL backup quarterbacks, they are not, (and this is the part that might be a shock to our readers)… Brett Favre. […]

Camp Breakdown: Day Nine (Evening)

[Editor’s Note:  While I am not going to include every source link, please note that all the sources consist of the sites (and Twitter accounts of their writers) that are featured in our blogroll on the right hand side of this page.] The Passers Tarvaris Jackson had a nice touchdown pass to Jaymar Johnson.  Johnson […]

Camp Breakdown: Day Seven (Morning)

[Editor’s Note:  While I am not going to include every source link, please note that all the sources consist of the sites (and Twitter accounts of their writers) that are featured in our blogroll on the right hand side of this page.] It was a nice sunny day for the Vikings morning practice.  Some NFL […]