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Article: Report: Vikes are High with Their Trade Value fo...

Minnesota Vikings Talk Today, 02:44 AM
Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was reinstated to the league on Friday. He’s under contract to the Vikings—so he’s a Viking. Now beg...
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While AP is being a baby, CJ does this. Excellent

Minnesota Vikings Talk Yesterday, 08:06 PM
http://espn.go.com/b...te-her-birthday   Too bad AP is down in Texas being a baby instead of up here with his team doing good work a...
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Notable NFL News (Cuts, signings, injuries, etc.)

NFL Football Talk Yesterday, 04:08 PM
This thread will be used for a lot of general NFL news.   Obviously big stories will get their own threads, but a lot of the NFL tid...
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Big Boards, Rankings, and Player Profiles

College Football And Draft Yesterday, 04:08 PM
Will post Big Boards, Player Rankings, and Draft Profiles here.   Again, feel free to do the same and/or quote certain players or pa...
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Article: Best Draft Values in Vikings History

College Football And Draft Today, 04:06 AM
The best drafts are not only made by getting blue-chip players at the top but also by unearthing value in the latter rounds. Here is one...
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Despite All the Prep, the NFL Draft is Still a Crapshoot

It can be argued that the NFL Draft is the biggest time of the league year. With the possible exception of opening weekend of the season and the Super Bowl, the draft is the weekend where almost every fan is engaged. Hope is for sale, and most fans are buying.

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Best Vikings Draft Ever

We’re just one year removed, but the Vikings’ 2014 draft is shaping up to be one of the best in franchise history. It’s obviously way too early to jump to such a conclusion, but the trajectories of Teddy Bridgewater and Anthony Barr are awfully promising. It got me wondering… exactly what is the best draft the Vikings have ever had?

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Vikings Offseason Workouts Begin...Without Peterson

Offseason workouts officially begin for the Minnesota Vikings today, April 20th, 2015. While most of the team will report to Winter Park and take part in the organized workouts and team gatherings, superstar running back Adrian Peterson is not expected to present.

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Report: Vikes are High with Their Trade Value for Peterson

Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was reinstated to the league on Friday. He’s under contract to the Vikings—so he’s a Viking. Now begins the period of time up to the draft when we will hear all kinds of AP trade rumors. One came out on Saturday, and it just might trump them all.

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Is There A Two Sport Pro Athlete On Roster?

An interesting conversation popped up over the last week and change as Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson hinted at the fact that he still has some interest in being a two sport athlete, playing both professional football and professional baseball.

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Best Draft Values in Vikings History

The best drafts are not only made by getting blue-chip players at the top but also by unearthing value in the latter rounds. Here is one guy’s opinion of the Top 10 value picks in Minnesota Vikings draft history – the picks with which the Vikes got the most bang for their buck.

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Yet Another NFL Draft Approach--Needs Analysis

It’s mid-April with less than two weeks remaining until the NFL Draft. Here and elsewhere countless hours have been spent analyzing just what the Vikings might do with the 11th overall pick in the draft—and we are no closer to knowing. But that doesn’t stop us from looking for one more way to predict the future.

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Peterson Reinstated

The NFL announced Thursday that Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will be reinstated from the commissioner’s exempt list on Friday. So now what?

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It’s in EVERYONE’s Best Interest To Find A Quick Resolution To Peterson Waiting Game

For the better part of the past five months Vikings fans have had the date of April 15th circled on their calendar. But the day came and went yesterday and nothing changed. Adrian Peterson was not reinstated, he was not suspended longer, the day just sort of happened as if nothing was special.

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On Risk, Community And The Cup

What drives this site is the sense of community that can develop around sports, and nothing demonstrates that more than a playoff run. Tonight the Minnesota Wild begins their quest for a Stanley Cup by facing one of the NHL favorites, the St. Louis Blues. More are always welcome in the community, so stop by WildXtra.com and check out:

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VJ Mailbag: Stitt Happens, Starting Rookies and Stewart’s Reputation

It’s been a while since we’ve had a Vikings Journal mailbag, but now’s a good a time as any to revive the tradition we’ve established here. Be sure to follow ArifHasanNFL on Twitter to participate with the hashtag #VJMailbag

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Cobb a Mid-Round Option for Vikings

It’s a deep running back draft class so if, for whatever reason, the Vikings find themselves in need of selecting one in the upcoming draft they can find talent beyond the first round. This has led to the inevitable speculation that former Minnesota Golden Gophers running back David Cobb – who had his Pro Day on Monday -- could be a target on day three of draft weekend.