Articles tagged "Vikings"

Matt Cassel, Poor Situtional Football Sink Chip Kelly's Philadelphia Eagles

Cold, Hard Football Facts for December 15, 2013

The Eagles have given up 48+ points just 13 times in their long history, two of those games this year alone. And the latest was the worst of the bunch: Chip Kelly's Eagles were ripped up by back-up QB Matt Cassel and the wounded, Adrian Peterson-less Vikings. Credit poor coaching.

Saints-Texans, Vikings-49ers Highlight Nationally Televised Sunday Slate

Cold, Hard Football Facts for August 24, 2013

The NFL serves up a pair of nationally televised preseason games Sunday afternoon and evening featuring top talent and Super Bowl contenders from each conference.

NFL Crown Rule: Will It Dethrone Rushing King Adrian Peterson?

Cold, Hard Football Facts for March 22, 2013

Will the Crown Rule ruin the NFL? Scott Kacsmar looks at 556 runs by Adrian Peterson to see if the game’s rushing god will be reduced to a mere mortal in 2013. Results will surprise you.

Green Bay Packers Overwhelm Joe Webb, Minnesota Vikings

Cold, Hard Football Facts for January 6, 2013

The Green Bay Packers washed the taste of last year's first-round elimination out of their mouths with a convincing win over the Vikings, who were forced to play behind inexperienced back-up QB Joe Webb

Adrian Peterson Makes A Run At History (But Will It Matter?)

Cold, Hard Football Facts for December 16, 2012

Minnesota Vikings running back extraordinaire Adrian Peterson continued his rush at history Sunday, ripping off 212 yards against the Rams on Sunday. But more impressive than his 1,812 rushing yards this year is his awesome 6.34 YPA, a number which puts him in the most elite RB company.

Unreal Super Bowl Media Day Legends

Cold, Hard Football Facts for January 31, 2012

Super Bowl Media Day would be a lot better if these tales were true. Okay, so Chris Berman interviewing himself on Media Day is probably true, but other than that, the following stories are intended for entertainment purposes only.

Bears Team Report: Last hurrah for 2011(in 2012)

Cold, Hard Football Facts for January 1, 2012

The Bears were able to find a way to finish the season with a win over the Minnesota Vikings. The last positive they can take from the season? They played hard and didn't quit. But now they can quit.

Bears Team Report: Playing the Vikings In the Pride Bowl

Cold, Hard Football Facts for December 31, 2011

These long-time rivals are a long way off the road they expected to be on when the season started last September but taking satisfaction out of beating the other in the final game of the season could still make this a good football game.

Lions Beat the Vikings By a Yard 34-28: 5 Things We Learned

Cold, Hard Football Facts for December 12, 2011

The Lions jumped out to a big lead early which was important because Minnesota quarterback Joe Webb almost came back and Tebowed them. Tom Pollin tells you what we learned.

Lions team report: Time for their best behavior

Cold, Hard Football Facts for December 10, 2011

The Lions have been their own worst enemy lately and are in danger of dropping out of the playoff race because of it. They need to begin a behavior change this week against the Vikings.


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