Tag Archives | Minnesota Vikings

Minnesota Vikings clinch playoff berth!

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer) The Minnesota Vikings (10-5) clinched a spot in this year’s NFL playoffs by crushing the New York Giants (6-9) 49-17 on Sunday Night Football. Minnesota’s star running back Adrian Peterson posted another 100+ yards rushing game and added a touchdown in the blowout victory. Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater […]

Vikings vs. 49ers Preview

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       The San Francisco 49ers will open their 2015 NFL season at home against the Minnesota Vikings tonight, in what will be the second game featured on Monday Night Football. San Francisco struggled on offense during the preseason, scoring just two touchdowns in four games. The […]

Adrian Peterson returns to the Vikings‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Minnesota Vikings fans can breathe a long sigh of relief. That’s because star running back and former NFL MVP Adrian Peterson reported to OTA’s earlier this week. Peterson’s return to Minnesota puts an end to any possible trade or retirement talks. The return of “All […]

Coach Zimmer: We have no plans to trade Peterson!

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       If Adrian Peterson decides to lace up his football cleats for the 2015 NFL season, he will almost certainly be doing so in a Minnesota Vikings uniform. Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer spoke to the media about the ‘Peterson situation’ earlier today: “I’m not going […]

Dolphins deal Mike Wallace to the Vikings

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       The Minnesota Vikings have acquired speedy wideout Mike Wallace in a trade with the Miami Dolphins. The Vikings sent a 2015 fifth-round draft pick to the Dolphins in the trade. The move fills the gaping hole Minnesota had at wide receiver. Wallace has great hands, good […]

GM expects Peterson to return to Vikings‏

By: Chris Taylor (Kalapaki Joe’s Staff Writer)       Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman recently told Twin Cities reporters that he expects Adrian Peterson to be a part of his football team this season: “We expect Adrian Peterson to be part of our football team.” Spielman’s comments come less than a week after […]