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Vikings: An atmosphere of high expectationUpdated Jun 7 Share Tweet“We’re all pushing that goal to win the Super Bowl, that’s our number one goal, our only goal.” Chad Greenway
Two weeks in, Matt Cassel is getting his bearingsUpdated Jun 7 Share TweetBackup QB, Matt Cassel is looking forward to playing with Adrian Peterson and the Viking's receivers.
Is new Viking Matt Cassel one of the NFL's top back-up quarterbacks?Updated Jun 7 Share TweetA discussion on the NFL Network puts Christian Ponder's veteran understudy near the top of the list.
Birk skips White House trip to protest President Obama's support of Planned ParenthoodUpdated Jun 7 Share TweetThe former Vikings center boycotted the visit by the Baltimore Ravens to the White House.Share TweetPackers football and its history means a lot to the people of Wisconsin, maybe even a little too much. I understand that, because I'm from there. And it's arguable no player meant more in that state than Brett Favre. The last few years have been awkward…Source: yahoo.comShare TweetOn Friday, there will be no episode of Pro Football Talk on NBCSN. If there were, we’d be unveiling the Mt. Rushmores for the Vikings and the Lions. Instead, we’re merely opening the official voting for the Lions’ Mt. Rushmore. Make your selectionsSource: profootballtalk.com
Don Banks: Smith and Co. ready to step up for departed Boldin in BaltimoreJun 7OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- Of all the roster defections and body blows the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens suffered after the giddiness of their celebration died down, none has the potential to leave a bigger void than the surprising loss of veteran rece…