The Vikings reported to training camp Friday, and coach Brad Childress already has uttered the words “ad nauseum” in relation to the speculation about whether or not Brett Favre will return.
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We might finally have the proof that we’ve been needing, enough to finally answer the question we think we already know the answer to. Brett Favre will return to play in 2010.
If (and, of course, when) Brett Favre returns for his 20th NFL season, Vikings coach Brad Childress has a good sense of what it will take to get the 40-year-old ready for action.
Vikings QB Tarvaris Jackson, in the unenviable position as the backup to Brett Favre, isn’t letting the looming announcement of No. 4′s return change his approach to training camp.
The NFL’s annual USO tour is such an important and meaningful event — both for the coaches and players traveling abroad and the soldiers so far from their friends and families on the most American of all holidays. Every year, the NFL-USO tour creates stories that are both inspirational and heartfelt, and this year is no different.
Even while on the NFL-USO tour, Brad Childress can’t escape being asked about Brett Favre.
Posted: Sunday, June 13th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Minnesota Vikings, Brett Favre, Eddie Royal, Matt Forte, Carson Palmer, Tarvaris Jackson, Sage Rosenfels, Adrian Peterson, Miles Austin, Pete Carroll, Josh McDaniels, Brad Childress, Jerry Jones, Brian Schottenheimer, Jordan Shipley, Robert Ayers, Isaiah Stanback, Patrick Crayton, Jarvis Moss, Jay Ratliff, Jermaine Gresham, Joe McKnight, Perrish Cox, Tony Moeaki, Nate Allen, Alan Ball
Brad Childress basically confirmed that Tarvaris Jackson is the top option for the Vikings in the event (however unlikely it appears) that Brett Favre doesn’t return.
Vikings TE Visanthe Shiancoe isn’t bothered by the special rules for Brett Favre.
Posted: Friday, June 11th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Adrian Peterson, Anthony Davis, Brad Childress, Brian Robiskie, E.J. Henderson, Elvis Dumervil, Eric Berry, Eric Mangini, Jason Smith, Joe Staley, Josh McDaniels, Kendrick Lewis, Kyle Orton, Mike Iupati, Mike Singletary, Norv Turner, St. Louis Rams, Steve Hutchinson, Wes Welker
A quick look at some notable nuggets from around the league, including why the injury to Rams OT Jason Smith is more serious than originally thought.
We have all had some inventive excuses to get out of work. But nobody can touch Adrian Peterson when it comes to the mother of all excuses.
Vikings QB Tarvaris Jackson, who sits in the unenviable position of waiting on word from Brett Favre, said it has crossed his mind that he wanted a change, but he never requested a trade.
Favre Watch 2010 continues, players react to the McNabb trade and a Bengal croons at a Reds’ game. Get the latest Around the Web…
Posted: Sunday, April 4th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Anthony Hargrove, Billy Devaney, Brad Childress, Brett Favre, Buffalo Bills, Darius Reynaud, Detroit Lions, Marshawn Lynch, Martin Mayhew, Minnesota Vikings, New Orleans Saints, pierre thomas, Santonio Holmes, St. Louis Rams
Saints restricted free agent Pierre Thomas hasn’t made any visits to other teams, and hinted the two sides are working on a deal, according to The Times-Picayne.
Vikings coach Brad Childress said free agent RB Brian Westbrook is on the team’s list, but there isn’t any interest right now.
Posted: Friday, March 26th, 2010 | Frank Tadych Tags: Arizona Cardinals, Brad Childress, Buffalo Bills, Donvoan McNabb, Fletcher Smith, Minnesota Vikings, Oakland Raiders, Philadelphia Eagles, San Francisco 49ers, St. Louis Rams
The Donovan McNabb trade (and non-trade) speculation shows no signs of slowing.