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Herschel Walker Trade Sees 25th Anniversary This Week

This week is the 25th anniversary of the biggest trade that happened in the history of American football.  On October 12, 25 years ago, running back Herschel Walker was traded to the Minnesota Vikings by the Dallas Cowboys. The Walker trade led to the success of the Dallas Cowboys in the early 1990s, which has made it widely considered as …

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Shetland Islands, Place of Vikings and Oil, Question Scottish Independence

The Scottish referendum of independence scheduled for September leaves the Shetland Islands with a question. Go to with Scotland, stay with Britain, or become independent? A petition went online recently on the Scottish Parliament website asking to hold a referendum of this very question. 29.2% of Shetlanders are direct descendants of Vikings according to a study by BritainsDNA, the U.K. …

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Viking Apocalypse Scheduled For Saturday

You were lucky enough to survive the 2012 Mayan Apocalypse but will you make it through the 2014 Viking Apocalypse? You only have a few days to prepare for it, as it is set to arrive on Saturday, February 22, 2014. Unlike the Mayan Apocalypse, which believers had warned about for years, the Viking Apocalypse comes with less warning. According …

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Norv Turner to Interview with Minnesota Vikings

After only one season with the Cleveland Browns, veteran NFL offensive guru Norv Turner may be off to Minnesota. According to a league source, the Minnesota Vikings, fresh from hiring Mike Zimmer as head coach on Wednesday, have obtained permission to interview Turner for their open offensive coordinator post. Turner is still under contract with the Browns, where he served …

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NFL Coaches Fired – On Black Monday

This Black Monday is gonna hurt, and experts claim this axe isn’t coming up for air anytime soon. During the regular season, at least four head coaches were fired, on what is becoming known as Black Monday in the NFL world. All because these teams were out of playoff picture? The Redskins, Mike Shanahan is no longer head coach. The …

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Adrian Peterson Plans to Play on Sunday

Fans of the Minnesota Vikings will be happy to hear that Adrian Peterson may play in Sunday’s game as long as he is able to attend Friday’s practice. The running back experienced the brunt of a brutal tackle earlier this week. According to Coach Leslie Frazier, “He can do things that most can’t, in terms of coming back from injuries. …

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Adrian Peterson Carted To Locker Room

Minnesota Vikings Running back Adrian Peterson took a hit that injured his ankle in the Sunday game against Baltimore. Linebacker Arthur Brown caused the tackle. The fact that he was taken off the field so that doctors could get an immediate MRI wasn’t encouraging news. He did walk from the locker room to the x-ray room on his own though. …

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Adrian Peterson’s Son Dies from Alleged Assault

It was a tragic ending to an even more tragic incident. It has been reported that the 2-year-old son of Vikings football star, Adrian Peterson, has passed away after sustaining a beating from his mother’s boyfriend. 27-year-old, Joseph Robert Patterson, who has been dating the child’s mother, is in jail on a $750,000 bail. He is facing charges of aggravated …

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Vikings Beheaded Their Slaves Before Burial

In a study published last week in the Journal of Archaeological Science, a team of researchers from the University of Oslo in Norway have discovered that the Vikings distinguished among social classes, much like every other ancient society (Mayans, Aztecs, Egyptians, Mesopotamians) and that slaves who were buried with their masters were beheaded and offered as “grave gifts.” Discovered in …

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Samantha Steele Dating A Viking, Sports World Gets Gossipy

Sexy sideline reporter Samantha Steele is often the subject of talk within the sports world; when the 26-year old blonde took over for Erin Andrews on “College GameDay”, ESPN was all aflutter. Now that it’s been confirmed that she’s dating Viking Christian Ponder, rumors and gossip are flying all over the place. Both Steele and Ponder addressed the silliness that …

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