Tag «Minnesota Vikings»

No Trade Deal for Vincent Jackson

There was no trade for San Diego Charger’s WR Vincent Jackson.  The 1 pm deadline has passed, and there were no trades to be found. Vincent Jackson’s Agent Jonathan Feinsod: “Archie Manning had it right. They call (A.J. Smith) ‘The Lord of No Rings’ for a reason.” Talks between the Chargers and the Vikings fell …

Dan Hampton: Vikings should hit New Orleans “like Katrina”

Hall of Fame Chicago Bears defensive lineman made a questionable comment this morning choosing winners of the Vikings vs Saints game that kicks off the NFL regular season. Hampton said, “If you watched that playoff game last year, the Vikings need to go down and hit that town like Katrina.” He put some extra emphasis …

Sidney Rice will likely need hip surgery

Minnesota Vikings WR Sidney Rice traveled to Vail, Colorado on Monday to visit a hip specialist and the Star-Tribune‘s Judd Zulgad is reporting that surgery is likely. Surgery would likely sideline Rice at least the first 8 games of the season. Drew Rosenhaus, Rice’s agent and Vikings’ officials did not return messages from Zulgad. Rice …

Brett Favre Interview with Al Michaels

Al Michaels had a short interview with Favre that aired during the halftime of the Vikings – 49ers preseason game. Since most of you probably didn’t see it because you quit watching after the Favre series, here it is: So why is Favre really coming back? So was Favre looking for a better deal? Was …

Favre “Is Back”, Flying to Minneapolis

Favre is on a flight to Minneapolis with a few teammates according to  a tweet from Jay Glazer of FOX Sports.  I am sure Brad Childress and his motorcade of Escalades will be waiting to pick him up at the airport. Let the circus begin. And thank God he is back, the Vikings wouldn’t be …

Favre Alert System

Favre is at it again,   I thought I would reintroduce the Favre Watch, just so people know what threat level we are on.  It is based off of our government’s national threat level chart, but modified with a Favre touch. We are currently at “High”. Severe Favre actually has taken a snap in an NFL …

Brett Favre to ‘Retire’ Again…

According to reports from the Star Tribune and Fox’s Jay Glazer, Brett Favre is going to retire. Apparently Favre is retiring due to his inability to come back from his ankle injury and wear and tear to his old man body. Favre has sent text messages to teammates saying, “This is it,” league sources told …