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Ponder's injury puts Vikings in uncertain quarterback situation

Ponder's injury puts Vikings in uncertain quarterback situation

Will he play Sunday or won’t he? Christian Ponder returned to practice with a newly disclosed rib injury.
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  • Chewing the Cud Week 3.5

    Chewing the Cud Week 3.5

    vikingsgab.com Sep 25, 2013
    After going 5-1 in one score games last year, it seems as if the time has come to pay the piper. Bummer. A common theme in Vikings games this year have been turnovers, both take- and giveaways. Some of the former have been lucky (aka bad decisions by Ja…
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  • Hartman: Vikings, stadium authority near deal

    Hartman: Vikings, stadium authority near deal

    startribune.com Sep 25, 2013
    An announcement on financial arrangements could come as soon as Friday, and the digging could begin.
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  • Mark Wilf vows appeal, says $84.5 million verdict won't halt st…

    Mark Wilf vows appeal, says $84.5 million verdict won't halt stadium

    startribune.com Sep 25, 2013
    Vikings president Mark Wilf said the family will appeal a judge's damage award
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  • (Pittsburgh's) Big Ben on London matchup with Vikings

    (Pittsburgh's) Big Ben on London matchup with Vikings

    startribune.com ESPN.com Sep 25, 2013
    The Steelers quarterback and Pittsburgh coach Mike Tomlin talked about the Sunday matchup with the Vikings.
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  • Spielman monitoring roster moves from London

    Spielman monitoring roster moves from London

    startribune.com Sep 25, 2013
    Vikings GM Rick Spielman says he continues to monitor roster moves overseas In a rare appearance with the media Wednesday.
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  • VikesCentric: QB drama jumps up a notch

    VikesCentric: QB drama jumps up a notch

    startribune.com Sep 25, 2013
    The drama surrounding the Vikings' quarterback situation jumped up a notch on Wednesday.
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  • Adrian Peterson’s daughter can’t believe he lost to the Browns

    Adrian Peterson’s daughter can’t believe he lost to the Browns

    profootballtalk.com Sep 25, 2013
    Just about everyone was surprised when the Browns turned in a great effort on Sunday and upset the Vikings in Minnesota. Among those who were the most surprised was the daughter of Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. Peterson wrote on Twitter that whi…
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  • Jared Allen on British food (and more)

    Jared Allen on British food (and more)

    startribune.com Sep 25, 2013
    Defensive end Jared Allen talks about what he will (and won't) eat while the Vikings are in London.
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  • Cassel: 'I don't know the situation'

    Cassel: 'I don't know the situation'

    startribune.com Sep 25, 2013
    Matt Cassel talked about the Vikings quarterback situation after practice on Wednesday.
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  • Triple duty makes Spencer Lanning the AFC special teamer of the…

    Triple duty makes Spencer Lanning the AFC special teamer of the week

    profootballtalk.com Sep 25, 2013
    Browns punter Spencer Lanning had a memorable day on Sunday. He became the first NFL player since 1968 to punt, kick an extra point and throw a touchdown pass in the same game during Cleveland’s 31-27 victory over the Vikings. It’s little surprise, then…
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  • Ben Roethlisberger isn’t counting on Le’Veon Bell

    Ben Roethlisberger isn’t counting on Le’Veon Bell

    profootballtalk.com Sep 25, 2013
    Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said Tuesday that rookie running back Le’Veon Bell is on track to make his regular season debut in London against the Vikings this week, a return that some are looking to as a way for the Steelers running game in gear after th…
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  • Sean Gilbert announces plans to run for NFLPA executive directo…

    Sean Gilbert announces plans to run for NFLPA executive director

    profootballtalk.com Sep 25, 2013
    In the 1990s, former Vikings coach Dennis Green wrote a book outlining his plans to eventually obtain ownership of the team. Now, one of the players who rose to prominence in the 1990s has written a book outlining his plans to run for the position of ex…
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  • Video - Brady: Cassel may start this week 00:54

    Brady: Cassel may start this week

    Sep 25
    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady explains his close relationship with former teammates Brian Hoyer and Matt Cassel, and hints that Cassel might start this week for the Minnesota Vikings.

Sports Columnists

  • Chadiha: Real-world battles await Aldon Smith

    Sep 25
    With alcohol a part of the NFL culture, Aldon Smith can expect his post-rehab life to be a struggle, writes Jeffri Chadiha.
  • A Wild One

    Sep 25
    A Wild One
  • NFL -- Injuries would complicate 18-game proposal - John Clayton mailbag

    Sep 25
    John Clayton's mailbag: Factoring in the recent increase in injuries, an 18-game season sounds like a silly idea.
  • The Saints Are Coming

    Sep 25
    The Saints Are Coming