| Dec 29, 2013
| 10:47 PM
Welcome to Stunned Diego.
Not even the most optimistic of Chargers could have realistically predicted what unfolded Sunday, the final day of the NFL regular season, when left-for-dead San Diego somehow found its way into the playoffs.
A month ago, the...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 6:07 PM
NFL teams turn to the familiar at this time of year.
Green Bay, New England, Indianapolis, Philadelphia and others prepare for the playoffs.
Teams such as Detroit, Washington and Tampa Bay fire their coaches.
Cleveland cycles through coaches with...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 11:38 AM
Cincinnati Bengals defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer has been chosen as the new head coach of the Minnesota Vikings, multiple media outlets are reporting.
The first-time NFL head coach will replace Leslie Frazier, who led the Vikings to a 5-10-1...
| Dec 17, 2013
The field in Deerfield named after Minnesota Vikings coach and former Trinity International University mentor Leslie Frazier won the Sports Turf Managers Association Field of the Year among college fields nationally in 2013.
The 100-yard football...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 2:36 PM
One day after Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson complained that he was pelted with snowballs during a 29-26 loss at M&T Bank Stadium and called the Ravens' fans the worst in the NFL, coach John Harbaugh weighed in on the situation....
| Oct 11, 2013
| 2:27 PM
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson said he is certain he will play Sunday, despite a serious personal matter that caused him to miss practice earlier this week.
Peterson declined to speak Friday...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 10:44 PM
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Minnesota Vikings linebacker Desmond Bishop’s season has ended because of a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee.
Bishop was hurt on a running play by Carolina in the second quarter of Sunday’s game....
| Oct 21, 2013
| 11:27 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- With six losses on their resume, the New York Giants could have been wondering if they would ever win a game this season.
Instead, they searched within to see what they are made of.
‘‘The players and coaches...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:51 AM
Anybody else calling their therapist today after that Monday Night Football fiasco?
Speaking of, did Josh Freeman just throw another incomplete pass?
Minnesota’s 23-7 loss to the New York Giants wasn’t all on Freeman, of course, but the...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 6:33 PM
Never mind that old notion about the backup quarterback being the most popular guy in town.
In the NFL, backup quarterbacks are suddenly the busiest guys in town.
A rash of injuries around the league has teams scrambling to get their reserve signal-...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 4:20 PM
The 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson has died from injuries sustained in an alleged assault by the boyfriend of the child's mother, according to police in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Joseph Patterson, the mother's 27-year-old boyfriend,...