Tag Archives | Minnesota Vikings

Saints Adrian Peterson discusses facing his former team in Week 1

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Former NFL MVP Adrian Peterson was cut loose by the Minnesota Vikings this past February, thus becoming a free agent. After speaking with numerous teams, including the Green Bay Packers, New England Patriots, Oakland Raiders and Seattle Seahawks, “All Day” opted to sign on with the NFC South […]

Minnesota Vikings release former NFL MVP Adrian Peterson

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) The Minnesota Vikings have decided to part ways with former NFL MVP and legendary team running back Adrian Peterson. “All-Day” was due to count for an $18 million hit against the Vikings salary cap in 2017, which would have been twice as much as any other running back […]

Jon Jones has some advice for Ronda Rousey following UFC 207 loss

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Ronda Rousey (12-2 MMA) made her highly anticipated return to the octagon in the main event of last night’s UFC 207 fight card in Las Vegas where she challenged current UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes for the title she used to posses. Unfortunately for fans of “Rowdy”, […]

Sam Bradford to start at QB for the Vikings against the Packers

Former NFL #1 overall draft pick Sam Bradford will make his Minnesota Vikings debut in the teams home opener against long time rival the Green Bay Packers in this evening’s edition of Sunday Night Football. Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer made the announcement earlier today. The Vikings (1-0) earned a road victory over the Tennessee […]

Minnesota Vikings trade for Sam Bradford

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) The Minnesota Vikings executed a blockbuster trade with the Philadelphia Eagles on Saturday, acquiring former No. 1 overall pick quarterback Sam Bradford. The Vikings gave up a first-round pick in 2017 and a fourth-round pick in 2018 that can become a third- or second-rounder based on conditions. The […]

Minnesota Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater will miss the entire season

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) Terrible news for Minnesota Vikings fans as quarterback Teddy Bridgewater will miss the entire 2016-2017 season after suffering a torn ACL and dislocated knee. Backup quarterback Shaun Hill will now replace Bridgewater under center. Teddy released the following statement to his fans and the NFL community: “I want […]