O-Line Getting Weaker – Vikings Training Camp Day 2

Hey Vikings Fans! I hope you’ve been enjoying the videos I’ve been posting of practice on Twitter. Reminder… follow @VikingDiaries on Twitter to see videos of practice. So – Here are a few quick hits from Day 2. If you have ANY questions or want more info – hit me up on Twitter. Matt Kalil […]


Teddy to Tready – Vikings Training Camp Day 1

Welcome to the first day of Vikings Training Camp. I attended both the morning walk through and afternoon practice sessions. Here are a few of the highlights from the day! Please follow us on Twitter for live updates and videos @VikingsDiaries! Enjoy! Too Far Teddy – Teddy Bridgewater overthrew three deep routes today. He has […]


Vintage Vikings Collection: Ghosts from the Past

Vintage Vikings Collection #11 “Ghosts from the Past” Hello again, Vikings fans/collectors! It’s been awhile since my last blog because it’s been a slow couple of months since Bud’s Garage Sale, but now with Training Camp and the season just around the corner, things are heating up with the weather! You’ll recall several months ago […]

7 Oct 2001: Head coach Dennis Green of the Minnesota Vikings calls plays as his team is defeated by the New Orleans Saints at the Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Saints won 28-15. DIGITAL IMAGE. Mandatory Credit: Ronald Martinez/ALLSPORT

Top 5 Denny Green Moments

My first memory of Denny Green is of a fun loving, yet odd guy. He is known for many things and holds some of the best press conference clips of all time. However, I’ll always remember Denny as one of the most thrilling and unpredictable coaches the Vikings have ever had. Enjoy these top 5 […]


Purple Reign Radio: Devin Aromashodu

You might remember Devin Aromashodu best for his playing days with the Chicago Bears. But, Devin did join the Vikings for 2 season in 2011-12. Still lost? Well here’s a clip of a Donovan McNabb – Devin connection. Enjoy this week’s newly named: Purple Reign Radio!  


Purple Reign Cocktail

We are nearing training camp – the stadium opens in days. So, it’s time to get down to business and focus on what we really should be thinking about. Game Day Drinks. Today’s is brought to you by Kelsey’s Restaurant! Purple Reign Cocktail Ingredients: 45 ml smirnoff vodka 20 ml sour raspberry liqeur 20 ml […]

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Aaron Rodgers a Viking…

Aaron Rodgers a Viking… So Green Bay Packers QB was on TV with Bill Simmons this past Wednesday stating he would hope to play the rest of his career with the Packers. No big surprise here as I assume that every NFL or for that matter any player in any sport would want to play […]


Legendary, iconic, Hall of Fame coach Bud Grant joins VDD’s Scotty Ball for a 30 minute conversation that Vikings fans of all ages are sure to enjoy! From coaching philosophies to garage sale success, don’t miss this unique, EXCLUSIVE interview with the one, the only, BUD GRANT!!


Is There Too Much Pressure on Teddy Bridgewater?

This off season seems to be the Teddy Bridgewater show. If it’s not “Teddy is going to take big step” it’s “Teddy will take a step backwards.” What if Viking fans Teddy just manages the game. We have all heard the adage that “Defense wins Championships” well I’d like to think that the Vikings have […]

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Teddy Bridgewater gives bizarre answer on ‘Family Feud’

“Family Feud” is back and cool again, so of course athletes want to make cameos when they have the time to do so. The offseason is that time. Both Teddy Bridgewater and Marvin Jones appeared on one particular episode, and the NFLers provided us with some interesting answers. Teddy gave an odd response to the […]


Will Danielle Hunter Surpass Robison?

In his rookie season with the Vikings, Danielle Hunter accounted for 33 combined tackles, 6 sacks and 1 forced fumble. Not many would have expected that out of a rookie DE, let alone a 4th round rookie DE. Hunter ranked 2nd in rookies for most sacks in 2015-16. 10-year Viking, Brian Robison, had a similar […]


Recipe: Minnesota Vikings Hot Dog

Hello Vikings fans! As we gear up for training camp, we thought we’d share another wonderful tailgating recipe. Masable posted an article about 32 different hotdogs for the 32 different teams. This was what they featured for the Vikings. I’ve included ingredients below! Minnesota Vikings Hot Dog Cook hotdog, place on bun, add red cabbage […]


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