Pro Sports Archive

Vikings Courting Bill Parcells?

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

The New York Post reports Vikings owner Zygi Wilf aims to undercut the Saints by “putting the hard sell” on Bill Parcells to “run the show” in Minnesota. Wilf was born in New Jersey, attended New York Law School in Manhattan, and apparently carries a torch for the former Giants and Jets head coach. Wilf […]

Morneau To DH More This Year?

Tuesday, March 27th, 2012

If you’ve been enjoying our grapefruit league broadcasts of the Twins this spring you’ve probably noticed that Justin Morneau isn’t playing much first base, instead he’s DH-ing in the Twins lineup. This offseason Twins general manager Terry Ryan was adamant that if Justin Morneau was healthy enough to play, he was healthy enough to play first base. Things could be changing.

Vikings Free Agency Update

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

The Minnesota vikings have had a very slow free agency period, with very few signings, and none big name in nature. THe team did visit with free agent WR/KR Ted Ginn earlier this week, but Ginn left the visit with the Vikings without a contract. ESPN 1500 Twin Cities’ is reporting that the Vikings “definitely […]

Embattled Vikings DB Cook Acquitted Of Assaulting Girlfriend

Friday, March 16th, 2012

On Thursday, Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook was acquitted of all charges that he assaulted his girlfriend in October and said his next move is to get ready to play after missing most of last season. Cook, 25, was charged with one count of domestic assault by strangulation and one count of third-degree assault, both […]

Vikes, Packers Start Free Agency On The Sidelines

Wednesday, March 14th, 2012

While many NFL teams started the league’s annual free agency with some big moves, both the Minnesota Vikings and the Green Bay Packers remained quiet on Tuesday. The biggest news for either team is that Green Bay may be looking for a new backup quarterback soon. Matt Flynn has shown himself to be a capable […]

“Complicated Negotiations” Continue On Vikes Stadium, Local Rep. Comments (Audio)

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012


On Tuesday, Vikings owner Zygi Wilf met with Gov. Mark Dayton and chief authors of the stadium bill. Vikings vice president Lester Bagley told the Associated Press that negotiations for a new stadium are ongoing. Our Jesse Logan visited with State Rep. Bill Hilty about this topic yesterday and asked him for his gut feeling on this: Will a Vikings Stadium deal get done?

Rodgers Wins NFL MVP Award

Sunday, February 5th, 2012

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers won the Associated Press Most Valuable Player award, by a wide margin, on Saturday. Rodgers won the award by receiving 48 of the 50 votes of a nationwide panel of 50 media members who regularly cover the NFL. New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees received the other two votes. […]