| Dec 7, 2014
| 3:39 PM
By Dan Myers, The Sports Xchange
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Vikings receiver Jarius Wright slipped out of a tackle and raced 87 yards for a touchdown, leading Minnesota to a 30-24 win in overtime against the New York Jets Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium....
| Nov 17, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Marc Trestman acknowledged the Bears' clock management in the final minutes of the second quarter should have been handled better Sunday.
The Bears failed to maximize their timeouts, so an opportunity to, at the minimum, push to get into field-goal...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 10:45 PM
The Vikings and offensive coordinator Norv Turner will test the eye discipline of the Bears defense with packaged plays that allow rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater to target the middle of the field off the mesh point read.
As shown here, the Vikings...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 2:17 PM
If your team is like mine most seasons, at least one of your running backs on your online roster probably has one of those little red "injury" boxes or check marks next to their name. Whether it's severe or mild injury, banged-up backs are just the nature...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 1:25 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- Facing third down and 2 with a chance to close out the game, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy and quarterback Aaron Rodgers had a big decision to make. McCarthy gave Rodgers the option to throw or hand off to running back Eddie Lacy,...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 1:52 PM
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Quarterback Kyle Orton threw a 2-yard touchdown pass to Sammy Watkins with one second left to give the Buffalo Bills a 17-16 comeback victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday at Ralph Wilson Stadium.
Orton completed passes on...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 4:32 PM
As anyone who started a Minnesota Vikings player in their fantasy football lineup knows, one injury can have devastating consequences for a whole team -- real or fantasy.
It may not be fair to pin the Vikings' offensive futility Thursday night solely on...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 8:59 PM
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Thursday night massacres continue.
The Green Bay Packers blew out the Minnesota Vikings 42-10 at Lambeau Field. After the first four Thursday night games were decided by an average of 28.25 points, this game between NFC North foes...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 12:12 PM
All that time I spent pumping up Danny Woodhead last week and he goes and breaks a leg (it's a figurative well-wish before a big performance, Danny, not a to-do list). Maybe it's me. I also recommended Minnesota's Matt Cassel, who promptly broke several...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 5:24 PM
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Green Bay Packers fell behind 21-3 but rode Aaron Rodgers and Jordy Nelson and a resurgent defense to a 31-24 victory over the New York Jets on Sunday at Lambeau Field.
The Packers held thanks in part to a poorly timed timeout...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 2:06 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- After being embarrassed in the second half in a loss to Miami last week, the New England Patriots' defense reappeared in a big way Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings.
The Patriots intercepted quarterback Matt Cassel four times --...