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Shiancoe Says Some Vikings Quit Vs Saints

The season of disaster continues to get worse, and now TE Visanthe Shiancoe says there’s no doubt that some of the players simply quit on Sunday during their latest loss to the Saints. Immediately following an embarrassing 42-20 loss to New Orleans on Sunday, many Minnesota Vikings seemed reluctant to admit the team showed a […]

Shiancoe – “Just Call Me When It’s Ready”

Tight end Visanthe Shiancoe has developed lockout fatigue. Following a workout at the University of Minnesota, Shiancoe shared his frustration with the up-and-down reports on the four-month old lockout. “I’m to the point, man, I’m like, ‘Look, just call me when it’s ready,’” Shiancoe said. “I don’t care about all this other stuff. I don’t […]

Moss Annoyed That His Help Became Public Conversation

Earlier this week, both Brad Childress and Visanthe Shiancoe told reporters how Randy Moss helped the Vikings prepare for his former team. Apparently, Moss is not happy that his coach and teammate revealed this information to the press. Another serving of drama, anybody? Anybody?

Sidney ditches the crutches, plus inside the numbers with Brett, Adrian

The Vikings record with Favre throwing less than 34 passes when Sidney suits up, Adrian runs 19 + times: 7-0 Despite sitting in 3rd place of the NFC North at 1-3, the Vikings are still serious contenders in the NFC. According to Visanthe Shiancoe’s twitter page Sidney Rice no longer needs crutches.  Chalk up yet […]

Ryan Cook Likely To Start

On Saturday, Brad Childress said that John Sullivan continued to rehab his calf injury and is making progress.  Childress also said that Sullivan would likely make the trip to New York with the team, but it sounds doubtful that he’ll be able to play. “He’s pushing through some stuff here,” Childress said. “I think we’re […]

Cook Sits While Others Get Back To It

BREAKING NEWS:  The Vikings will play football this week. I know, I know, I’m just as guilty as everyone else when it comes to covering Randy Moss 99.9% of the time this week.  However, we can’t forget that there is a game to be played on Monday Night and that there are 52 other guys […]

Sullivan and Shiancoe both miss practice

Two starters for the Vikings were not on the practice field today for the Vikings according to the Pioneer Press, that being TE Visanthe Shiancoe and center John Sullivan: Every player returned safely from the bye week in time for Monday’s morning practice session, but two starters were not in pads. Tight end Visanthe Shiancoe […]

Adam’s Opinions: The Offense

A lot has transpired over the last two weeks or so and there are a ton of unanswered questions surrounding the Vikings roster.  I’ve noticed more than a few questions put forth in the comments section, and have also received a higher-than-usual amount of emails seeking my opinion on different matters. So, today I would […]

Drama Filled Camps

I’m having trouble remembering a year in which private football camps/work outs resulted in so much gossip and drama for the Vikings.  Of course, in previous years there weren’t such odd sounding words like Twitter and Shiancoe involved. Visanthe Shiancoe has been quite active this offseason.  His Twitter feud with Darren Sharper was capped by […]

Visanthe Shiancoe Says It’s Unfair to Slam Favre

NFL.com has a story about the latest with Brett Favre, and says that one of his favorite targets from last season – TE Visanthe Shiancoe says from a chat that it’s not fair to knock the guy that will be under center for the Vikings in 2010: Favre Watch just isn’t as hot this offseason, […]