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Rick Dennison out as Minnesota Vikings assistant after refusing COVID-19 vaccine, sources say

After refusing to receive a vaccine for COVID-19, Rick Dennison is out as a Vikings assistant coach, sources told ESPN. Patriots...
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A Vikings fan's nightmare: Cowboys score again with digital 'Hail Mary' pass

The famous and hotly disputed touchdown pass that gave Dallas a long-ago playoff victory over the Vikings is up for auction as a non-fungible token. Bids start at $20,000.
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Nightmare for Vikings fans? Cowboys score again with digital 'Hail Mary' pass

The famous touchdown that gave the Dallas Cowboys a 1975 playoff victory over the Vikings is up for auction as a non-fungible token. Bids start at $20,000 and the winner also gets a 55-inch monitor to watch the play.
Tags: Dallas Cowboys, Vikings


If the Twins are smart, they'll get maximum value by trading Jose Berrios

Michael Rand takes a look at the Jose Berrios situation on today's Daily Delivery and argues that, if the Twins are smart, they'll continue maximizing the pitcher's value by trading him. Also, NBA, Loons and Vikings injury talk.
Tags: Twins, Vikings, Michael Rand, Jose Berrios, NBA Loons


Vikings training camp position preview: Quarterbacks

Kirk Cousins heads into Year 4 as the Vikings' starter, but Kellen Mond's presence could change the team's strategy.
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‘Heels’ Trailer: ‘Loki’ Head Writer Michael Waldron Takes You Into the Wrestling Ring

Before he was tapped to run Marvel Studios’ Loki, Michael Waldron spent years developing Heels, a Starz show set in the world of wrestling which revolves around two brothers operating in the looming shadow of their father’s legacy. He ran a writers’ room for the series back in 2017, but the network didn’t approve his casting choices. The show was put on a shelf while Waldron went to work on Rick and Morty and, eventually, the MCU. That’s when Starz came calling, and since Waldron was tied up el...
Tags: TV, Hollywood, Movies, News, Georgia, Trailers, Starz, Jack, Vikings, Stephen Amell, Loki, Morty, Rick, Waldron, House of Lies, New Amsterdam


Medieval French Coins Unearthed in Poland? A Mystery Begins

Could a scavenger hunter’s find be a part of the lost booty once extorted by Vikings to spare Paris from ruin? A full-scale excavation may tell.
Tags: Paris, Poland, Vikings


Thirty years ago, all eyes from the sports world were on us

For an 11-month span in 1991-92, Minnesota was the focal point of the nation's sporting world. Thirty years after the Twins and the Vikings made us big-league in our beloved erector set, Met Stadium, we found ourselves bigger than all the rest.
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Sophia Brown Nabs Lead Role in Netflix’s The Witcher: Blood Origin Series

Following the recent addition of Gunpowder Milkshake star Michelle Yeoh, Deadline brings word that rising British actress Sophia Brown (Giri/Haji, Marcella) has officially been cast for one of the leading roles in Netflix’s forthcoming prequel series The Witcher: Blood Origin. Brown will be replacing Jodie Turner-Smith for the role of Éile after the Queen & Slim star exited the project due to scheduling conflicts. Production is scheduled to begin in August and will take place in the UK. Éile is...
Tags: UK, TV, Movies, Sci-fi, Action, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Vikings, Michelle Yeoh, Brown, Jason Brown, Sean Daniel, Witcher, Andrzej Sapkowski, Sophia Brown


Michelle Yeoh Joins Netflix’s Prequel Series The Witcher: Blood Origin

(Photo by Roy Rochlin/Getty Images) Netflix has announced that Michelle Yeoh (Crazy Rich Asians) has officially signed on to join their forthcoming limited series The Witcher: Blood Origin, which will be serving as a prequel story to the Henry Cavill-led main series. The acclaimed Malaysian actress is set to portray the role of Scían, who is being described as the very last member of the nomadic tribe of sword-elves. No one can come close to her artistry with the blade, and no one carries as mu...
Tags: TV, Movies, Drama, Sci-fi, Action, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Paul Feig, Henry Cavill, James Cameron, Vikings, Marvel Studios, Michelle Yeoh, Jason Brown, Sean Daniel


Vikings name Jamaal Stephenson and Ryan Monnens co-directors of player personnel

Jamaal Stephenson and Ryan Monnens, both entering their 20th seasons with the Vikings, will oversee the team's college and pro scouting.
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Vikings rookie Jaylen Twyman shot four times, full recovery is expected

Jaylen Twyman, a Washington D.C., native and sixth-round pick by the Vikings out of Pittsburgh, suffered superficial and exit wounds, his agent said.
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Justin Fields, Christian Darrisaw will forever link Bears, Vikings

Decisions during the first round of the 2021 NFL Draft could define the Vikings and Bears for the next several years, for better or worse.
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Christian Darrisaw put in a tough spot: Educating a first-round draft pick

Vikings first-round pick Christian Darrisaw is finding out what it takes to be the offensive lineman charged with guarding his quarterback's blind side in the NFL.
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Education is only just beginning for Vikings first-round pick Christian Darrisaw

Mike Zimmer is not ready to hand the left tackle position over to Virginia Tech product Christian Darrisaw. The Vikings want to see him produce.
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Follow the Vikings money with Ben Goessling; a peeved Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve

Football writer Ben Goessling visits the Daily Delivery to talk about a newsy week with the Vikings and Michael Rand reacts to Cheryl Reeve's reaction after an ugly Lynx loss.
Tags: Vikings, Michael Rand, Cheryl Reeve, Ben Goessling


More than roster tweaks, Mike Zimmer blows up Vikings defense after terrible 2020

Adding 11 defensive free agents gave coach Mike Zimmer everything he wanted to reconstruct the Vikings defense, including the return of Danielle Hunter.
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Danielle Hunter is mostly a spectator as the Vikings begin minicamp

Star defensive end Danielle Hunter returned to the practice fields at TCO Performance Center for the first time since September after restructuring his contract.
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Defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson reaches deal to return to Vikings

Sheldon Richardson, 30, was released by the Browns in April to save salary cap space after playing two years into a three-year deal he signed upon leaving Minnesota in 2018.
Tags: Minnesota, Vikings, Browns, Sheldon Richardson


With Danielle Hunter, Vikings succeed where Packers (so far) have failed with Aaron Rodgers

A short-term solution doesn't cure everything, but it should at least make Danielle Hunter and the Vikings satisfied. That's a far cry from the situation in Green Bay.
Tags: Aaron Rodgers, Vikings, Packers, Danielle Hunter, Danielle Hunter Vikings


‘Assassin’s Creed’ TV Series Nabs ‘Die Hard’ and ‘The Fugitive’ Screenwriter

Assassin’s Creed, the 2016 film starring Michael Fassbender, may not have broken the video game curse, but now the same property is moving to television with a screenwriter who boasts an impressive action movie pedigree. Jeb Stuart, who co-wrote Die Hard and The Fugitive, among other films, has boarded Netflix’s new live-action Assassin’s Creed series. Variety reports that Jeb Stuart will serve as writer on the new Netflix series, which is part of a development deal that could see future ani...
Tags: Television, Movies, Netflix, Assassin's Creed, Michael Fassbender, Ubisoft, Creed, Vikings, Terrence Malick, Stuart, Fassbender, Assassin, Valhalla, Ubisoft Montreal, Jeb-Stuart, Steven E de Souza


Source: Defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson nearing deal to return to Vikings

Sheldon Richardson, 30, was released by the Browns in April to save salary cap space after playing two years into a three-year deal he signed upon leaving Minnesota in 2018.
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The Vikings and Danielle Hunter Both Got What They Wanted

When a report leaked that Danielle Hunter wanted to become the NFL’s highest-paid defensive end, the situation could turn ugly. After...
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Danielle Hunter reports to Vikings minicamp after agreeing to new contract

The Vikings and star defensive end Danielle Hunter have resolved the issue of the pass rusher's unhappiness with his current deal.
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Source: Defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson nearing deal to return to Vikings

Sheldon Richardson, 30, was released by the Browns in April to save cap space after playing two years into a three-year deal he signed upon leaving Minnesota in 2018.
Tags: Minnesota, Vikings, Browns, Sheldon Richardson


Danielle Hunter expected to attend Vikings minicamp amid report of a new contract

The Vikings and star defensive end Danielle Hunter have reportedly resolved the issue of the pass rusher's unhappiness with his current deal.
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Assassin’s Creed Netflix Series Nabs Die Hard Writer

The Assassin’s Creed Netflix show now has a writer. According to Variety, Die Hard writer Jeb Stuart has been helmed to pen the live-action television take on one of Ubisoft’s biggest franchises. However, Netflix and Stuart’s representatives did not confirm or deny his involvement. Stuart is most known for Die Hard, but also wrote the 1993 film The Fugitive. However, he’s also the creator of Netflix’s Vikings: Valhalla, which hasn’t yet aired. Seeing as though Vikings deals with history and is ...
Tags: Games, TV, Movies, America, Spain, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Assassin's Creed, Ubisoft, Creed, Vikings, Stuart, Valhalla, Netflix Netflix, Jeb Stuart


Minnesota Vikings expect DE Danielle Hunter at mandatory minicamp, source says

Vikings defensive end Danielle Hunter is expected to attend mandatory minicamp this week after skipping the entire offseason program, a...
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DE Danielle Hunter, Vikings agree to restructured deal

Two-time Pro Bowl DE Danielle Hunter and the Vikings have agreed to terms on a reworked deal, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported.
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Source: Danielle Hunter tells Vikings he'll attend minicamp this week

Danielle Hunter's status and changes in the secondary are among the team's top stories to watch this week at the team's mandatory minicamp.
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