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Legendary NFL coach still gets tons of fan mail

At 94 years old, former Minnesota Vikings head coach Jerry Burns makes sure to respond to the tons of fan mail he still receives.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Denver Broncos reach deal with Minnesota Vikings' George Paton to be general manager

The Broncos have hired Vikings personnel man George Paton to become Denver's GM.
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This Day in Dolphins History: January 13, 1974: Miami Beats Minnesota to Win Super Bowl VIII

This Day in Dolphins History: January 13, 1974, the Miami Dolphins beat the Minnesota Vikings 24-7 to win Super Bowl VIII. Larry Csonka was named MVP of the Super Bowl as he rushed for 145 yards and 2 touchdowns. The post This Day in Dolphi
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NFL free-agent Donald Penn seeks $4.7 million for Encino mansion

Former Washington offensive tackle Donald Penn has relisted his Encino mansion for $4.65 million. Penn paid $3.275 million for the home in March 2012, property records show. He first sought to unload the property in 2017 for an initial $5.5 million and dropped its asking price a few times. Designed in a French Mediterranean style, the 11,000-square-foot three-story residence stands on nearly a half-acre lot and was completed in 2008. It has eight bedrooms, 11 bathrooms and all the amenities a we...
Tags: Business, News, Housing, Washington, NFL, Sport, Soccer, Minnesota Vikings, Michael Jackson, Penn, Ron Burkle, Neverland, Donald Penn, Sean McVay, Top Stories LADN, Photos And Videos


The most famous football player from every state

From left to right: Lawrence Taylor, Tom Brady, and David "Deacon" Jones. Focus on Sport/Getty Images, Craig F. Walker/The Boston Globe via Getty Images, Vic Stein/Getty Images As the NFL playoffs get underway, we look back at the most famous football player from every state. Small towns across America have produced some exceptional football talent, including Eatonville, Florida (Deacon Jones); Castle Rock, Colorado (Christian McCaffrey); and Rand, West Virginia (Randy Moss). From Tom Brad...
Tags: Sports, Features, Football, Football Players, NFL, 50 States, Sport, Tom Brady


Bears-Saints Preview: Sean Payton ‘Should Be Considered In National Coach Of The Year Conversations,’ Says CBS’s Tracy Wolfson

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Tags: Sports, New Orleans Saints, NFL, Drew Brees, Chicago, New Orleans, Latavius Murray, Cbs, Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings, Saints, Chicago Bears, Carolina Panthers, Hall of Fame, NFC South, Tampa Bay Buccaneers


Source -- Dalvin Cook out for Minnesota Vikings' season finale vs. Detroit Lions after father's death

Vikings star RB Dalvin Cook will miss Sunday's game against the Lions because of the death of his father, a league source told ESPN.
Tags: Detroit Lions, Minnesota Vikings, Lions, Dalvin Cook


Coach Mike Zimmer after Minnesota Vikings allow 52 points -- 'This is a bad defense'

After losing 52-33 to the Saints on Friday, Vikings coach Mike Zimmer didn't hold back. "Yeah, this is a bad defense," Zimmer said....
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Alvin Kamara’s record-tying 6 TDs propel Saints past Vikings

NEW ORLEANS — Alvin Kamara tied an NFL record by running for six touchdowns in a game and finished with a career-high 155 yards rushing to help New Orleans beat the Minnesota Vikings 52-33 on Friday and clinch a fourth straight NFC South title. Wearing different colored shoes — one red and one green on Christmas Day — Kamara sprinted for a 40-yard touchdown on the game’s opening drive. He added scoring runs of 1, 5, 6, 7 and 3 yards against a Minnesota defensive front hit hard by injuries. Kamar...
Tags: Cook, Minnesota, Sports, NFL, Sport, Soccer, New Orleans, Minnesota Vikings, Saints, Vikings, Hall of Fame, Sanders, Callaway, Mike Zimmer, Brees, Kamara


Christmas Afternoon Football: Minnesota Vikings @ New Orleans Saints Live Thread & Game Information

John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports Today's Christmas afternoon game features a showdown between two NFC North teams. The Minnesota Vikings will travel to southern Louisiana for the holiday to take on the New
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Friday inactives: Minnesota Vikings at New Orleans Saints

The official inactives for Friday's Minnesota Vikings at New Orleans Saints game.
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Fantasy Football Start Or Sit Week 16: David Johnson Good Opportunity Against Bengals

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Tags: Washington, Sports, New Orleans Saints, Dallas Cowboys, Jacksonville Jaguars, Detroit Lions, Green Bay Packers, Indianapolis Colts, Philadelphia Eagles, Fantasy Football, New York Giants, Minnesota Vikings, Pittsburgh Steelers, Carolina Panthers, Baltimore Ravens, Tampa Bay Buccaneers


Saints vs. Vikings line, prediction: It's all set up for New Orleans

It’s been a strange season for the Minnesota Vikings. They started out 1-5, reversed that and made it to 6-6, and then just when the...
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NFL Odds & Picks for Vikings vs. Saints: How To Bet This Christmas Day Showdown

Sean Koerner previews the NFL Christmas Day matchup between the Minnesota Vikings and New Orleans Saints, featuring his spread pick.
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Daddy’s Hangout 2020 Week 16 NFL Predictions

Welcome to Week 16 of the NFL season as we are almost done with this tumultuous outing. The big news coming out of last week was the Jets beating the Rams for their first win. On Monday Night, the Bengals upset the Pittsburgh Steelers which was one of my losses. My record last week was 4-4, which dropped my mark to 76-43. The winning percentage dipped from 64.9 to 63.9%. The Chargers won their second consecutive game by beating the Las Vegas Raiders. The Chicago Bears beat Minnesota to stay al...
Tags: New York, Minnesota, Washington, New Orleans Saints, NFL, Raiders, Derek Carr, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Dolphins, Tennessee, Steelers, Arizona, New Orleans, Jazz, Chargers


Minnesota Vikings home season ends as it began with a tepid loss in a cavernous stadium without fans

This year, the Vikings couldn't even fall back on the fans. The team usually draws 700,000 per season, but this year they were allowed 700.
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Minnesota Vikings home season ends as it began with a limpid loss in a cavernous stadium without fans

There was noise, but no roar. There were fireworks, but no fire. There was music, but no dancing. And now, once again, there's mostly just hope for next year.
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Chicago Bears win vs Minnesota Vikings ends on chaotic play

When the dust settled on an intense matchup with the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, the Chicago Bears emerged with their playoff hopes...
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Stefon Diggs Was Right About the Vikings Offense

When the Minnesota Vikings traded Stefon Diggs to the Buffalo Bills, it appears that both teams got what they wanted. Diggs has become a...
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Fantasy Football Start Or Sit Week 15: J.K. Dobbins Has Big Opportunity Against Miserable Jaguars Run Defense

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Tags: Sports, Cincinnati Bengals, San Francisco, Chicago, Dallas Cowboys, Davis, Jacksonville Jaguars, Cbs, Green Bay Packers, Philadelphia Eagles, Seattle Seahawks, Fantasy Football, Miami Dolphins, Todd Gurley, Minnesota Vikings, Houston


Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Week 15: Jalen Hurts A Legit QB1 Option?

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Tags: Minnesota, Washington, Cowboys, Sports, NFL, Raiders, San Francisco, Dolphins, Arizona, New Orleans, Chargers, Dallas, Detroit Lions, Philadelphia Eagles, Fantasy Football, Miami Dolphins


Minnesota Vikings playoff chances? Five things to know after Sunday's setback

The Vikings' shot at a wild-card spot took a hit because of Sunday's loss in Tampa Bay. Here's where things stand right now.
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Minnesota Vikings' playoff hopes take hit as Dan Bailey misses 4 kicks

The Vikings' playoff hopes took a hit after a disastrous day by Dan Bailey, who missed four kicks in Sunday's loss to the Buccaneers.
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Minnesota Vikings place kicker Dan Bailey misses four kicks in loss against Buccaneers

Dan Bailey entered ranked sixth all-time in field goal percentage. He missed all four kicks against Bucs in a loss that dropped Vikes out of playoffs.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Tampa Bay Buccaneers 26, Minnesota Vikings 14: Missed opportunities doom Vikings in loss

Can’t make this many mistakes and still win
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Fantasy Football Start Or Sit Week 14: “Very Worried” About Cousins, Vikings Offense Against Bucs Says Heath Cummings

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Tags: Washington, Sports, New Orleans Saints, Cleveland Browns, Denver Broncos, San Francisco, Tennessee, Jacksonville Jaguars, Arizona Cardinals, Indianapolis Colts, Philadelphia Eagles, Fantasy Football, Miami Dolphins, Minnesota Vikings, Kansas City, Pittsburgh Steelers


Daddy’s Hangout 2020 Week 14 NFL Predictions

Welcome to Week 14 of the NFL season as we enter the last quarter. We have a lot of happenings that’s taking place throughout the league. My record last week was 6-3 and now my overall mark is 67-36. My overall winning percentage jumped from 64.9 to 65.1%. The Cleveland Browns jumped on Tennessee early and held on to beat the Titans. In a surprise, the New York Giants went to Seattle and beat the Seahawks. My last loss came when the Washington Football Team beat the previously unbeaten Pittsbu...
Tags: New York, Cleveland Browns, NFL, Raiders, Los Angeles, Indianapolis, Dolphins, Chicago, Tennessee, Steelers, Arizona, Jazz, Chargers, Dallas, Miami, Arizona Cardinals


Chargers hit new bottom with blowout 45-0 loss to New England Patriots

The Patriots Anfernee Jennings (58) and Adam Butler (70) strut away after sacking Charger quarterback Justin Herbert (10) during the fourth quarter Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020 at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood. The New England Patriots defeated the Los Angeles Chargers 45-0 in a National Football League game at SoFi Stadium. (Photo by Will Lester, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG) Patriots punt returner Gunner Olszewski (80) celebrates with teammates after scoring on a 70-yard return to give New England...
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Chargers hit new bottom with blowout loss to Patriots

The Patriots Anfernee Jennings (58) and Adam Butler (70) strut away after sacking Charger quarterback Justin Herbert (10) during the fourth quarter Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020 at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood. The New England Patriots defeated the Los Angeles Chargers 45-0 in a National Football League game at SoFi Stadium. (Photo by Will Lester, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin/SCNG) Patriots punt returner Gunner Olszewski (80) celebrates with teammates after scoring on a 70-yard return to give New England...
Tags: Sports, NFL, Sport, Soccer, Chargers, Bill Belichick, New England Patriots, Tom Brady, National Football League, Minnesota Vikings, Keenan Allen, Newton, New England, Patriots, Cam Newton, Inglewood