Monday Afternoon Vikings Practice

The breeze set the scene for a lovely afternoon at Vikings Training Camp. The progress made by the team and the up tempo pace of the afternoon session was a nice change from the morning walkthrough. Mike Zimmer appeared to be on the phone quite a bit throughout both practices – turns out – his […]

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PJD’s Top 5 Reasons To Look Forward To The Hall Of Fame Game

Hey nerds! Welcome to game week! We are less than seven days away from Minnesota Vikings football returning to our lives. Does that make you feel good, or make you feel like you just wasted the entire offseason pretending like you were going to do stuff that you never actually did? Here’s a deal; you […]


Sunday Vikings Training Camp

Sunday was a much nicer day to be out at Vikings Training Camp. Although the sun was shining, the wind kept it reasonable. This was the most “fun” practice session I’ve watched since coming down to camp. Most of practice was spent scrimmaging – even more so than last night. I got to really analyze […]


Family Fun Day Scrimmage

Apparently I didn’t look back to my past 2 years of previous posts – as once again I attended Family Fun Night at Vikings Training Camp yesterday evening. The house was jam-packed… I believe attendance was at well over 10,000 people. I got stuck on the far side of the field… on a place I […]


Vikings Training Camp 2015 – Day 1

It is the 50th year at Vikings Training Camp and a very special one for me. I’ve been covering camp for about 5 years now, but always for other blogs or fan sites. I decided to take a big step this year and write for myself. I hope to carry on many of the traditions […]


Cowboys vs. Vikings – Again?

Okay, so it’s sort of a boring training camp right now.  You read about this guy and that gal trying to drum up whatever stories they can to make copy, fill a blog, create some controversy, disagreement, etc. Well, ForPete’sSake guy is no different, and sorry, I’m still stuck on one of my favorite subjects.  […]


Vikings Training Camp Coverage Tomorrow

Training Camp Coverage coming your way tomorrow! Follow us at @VD__Diaries for live tweet updates throughout camp. Who’s ready? AP-BA Face. Giveaways, contests and shirtless Vikings galore.

Travel Plans For Vikings Road Games Against Denver, Chicago and Green Bay

Many of the offseason questions for the Minnesota Vikings were coming down to if Adrian Peterson would be in uniform or not. Although he made the picture a touch more clear when he attended OTAs earlier in the month, the Vikings are in line to be one of 2015-16 surprise teams with the addition of […]

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SCIENCE! Minnesota Worst Sports Teams In America

Hello, would you like to be depressed? Well, chances are you already are, and chances are this isn’t going to exactly be news to you. But a recent Washington Post article took a look at the 12 major markets across the country that have a major sports team in the four main sporting markets (NFL, […]

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Brian Robison Injured His Pectoral. How He Do Dat?!

Brian Robison, Minnesota Vikings DE who has been with the team his entire 9 year career, has suffered a pectoral injury while working out at the Vikings training facility Winter Park this week. Pectoral injuries are kind of nasty things, things which have sidelined several Vikings players in recent history, including Phil Loadholt and Brandon […]

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2015 NFL Draft-Or-Bust Off: Vikings Select CB Trae Waynes

Yo, did you hear the NFL draft happened? Every team picked at least SOMEone in an attempt to make their teams suck just a little bit less. How great! The Vikings participated in the whimsical event, where Roger Goodell was made to look like a smiling saint on stage instead of an overpaid asshole, and […]

Vikings Look For Signature Win Against Manning For Most Expensive Ticket

The Minnesota Vikings are officially entrenched in the Teddy Bridgewater era, as the second year quarterback from Louisville will start his first full season in the NFL. Last season, Bridgewater started 12 games (played in 13) and went 6-6 with 14 touchdowns and 12 interceptions. But problems off the field with star running back Adrian […]