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Tingelhoff Joins Teammate Tarkenton In Hall Of Fame

Mick Tingelhoff spent most of his 17-year career snapping the ball to Fran Tarkenton. On Saturday night, Tarkenton returned the favor. The Hall of Fame quarterback presented Tingelhoff for induction as a member of the Class of 2015.

08/08/2015

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Tarkenton To Present During Hall Of Fame Inductions

There will be some familiar faces presenting the Pro Football Hall of Fame Class of 2015. Hall of Fame quarterback Fran Tarkenton and Hall of Fame coach Marv Levy and will be among those introducing the eight-member Class of 2015 during induction ceremonies on Aug. 8.

07/15/2015

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10 Great Draft Picks By The Minnesota Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings are coming off a 7-9 season, and if things go right, could threaten for a playoff spot next season. A lot of it depends on how their young draft picks develop. We all like to have fun and poke at a team when their draft choices fail. When you look at the Vikings, there have been plenty of them over recent years.

02/04/2015

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Minnesota Athletes Who Returned To Where They Started

Torii Hunter is returning to the Minnesota Twins. It prompts the question, who are some of the more famous athletes to get their start with an organization, leave for greener pastures but eventually return to where it all began?

12/03/2014

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Tarkenton Calls For Goodell To Take Action On Peterson, Rice

The child abuse investigation involving Minnesota Viking running back Adrian Peterson continues to shake up the NFL, fans and even former players. Now one of the greatest players in Minnesota Vikings history is speaking out with strong words for Commissioner Roger Goodell, the Vikings and Peterson.

09/18/2014

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Adrian Peterson Named MVP, OPOY

Vikings fans have been chanting it all season long: A.P. for M.V.P. But on Saturday night, the chant became the truth.

02/02/2013

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Pick-A-Side: Who’s The Best To Never Have Won The Super Bowl?

A lot of talented NFL players have yet to win the big one.

01/19/2013

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Pick-A-Side: Who’s Your All-Time Favorite MN Viking?

Randy Moss, Jared Allen and Fran Tarkenton — who’s your favorite Minnesota Viking?

08/29/2012

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Mike Max’s News And Notes For November 29, 2011

Does Trevor Mbakwe still have a future in the Gopher basketball program? How is Joe Mauer progressing and what was Fran Tarkenton doing with the Vikings?

11/29/2011