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5 Things To Know About The Twins Going To Camp

Five things to know about the Minnesota Twins as they start spring training camp…

02/13/2014

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Spotlight On Christian Ponder As Vikes’ Camp Closes

As training camp closes down for the Minnesota Vikings, the team has once again bought into the abilities of their third-year quarterback Christian Ponder. So, the team is his to command – for now.

08/14/2013

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Scarves For Sandy Victims Gets We Day Volunteers To Training Camp

We are now just eight weeks away from Minnesota’s first We Day. It’s an event that will bring 18,000 students together at the Xcel Energy Center for an all-star concert in October.

08/14/2013

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DB & Punt Returner Sherels Has More Competition

Marcus Sherels has quietly made a name for himself, and turned into a veteran for his home state team. In his fourth year with the Vikings, he’s still not comfortable until he makes the roster.

08/07/2013

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Vikings WR Thielen On Rise Despite D2 Background

Cordarrelle Patterson and fellow rookie wide receiver Adam Thielen are training camp roommates with the Minnesota Vikings. Patterson was a first-round draft selection from Tennessee, a player the Vikings coveted enough to trade four lower picks to move up and get.

08/06/2013

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Will John Carlson Bounce Back In 2013?

John Carlson wants this season to be a comeback year. He never got quite on track last season in his return to his home state, but there’s a new sense of confidence that comes from good health and some continuity.

08/06/2013

Vikings Camp 8/2

Talking Vikings’ Training Camp On Rosen’s Sports Sunday

It’s now been more than a full week for the Minnesota Vikings at training camp in Mankato. The team got its first real test of competition with a passing scrimmage Saturday night at Blakeslee Stadium. The Vikings will have their first preseason game on Friday at the Metrodome as they host the Houston Texans.

08/05/2013

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Talking Training Camp With Vikings QB Christian Ponder

Minnesota Vikings training camp is underway in Mankato and a lot of eyes will be on quarterback Christian Ponder over the next several weeks. Ponder was behind center for a team that finished 10-6 last season and made the playoffs, but much of the credit went to running back Adrian Peterson, who had an incredible season coming off major knee surgery.

07/29/2013

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Rosen’s Sports Sunday Sit Down With Leslie Frazier

The summer is officially over, at least for players and team officials with the Minnesota Vikings. The team reported to Minnesota State University, Mankato, for training camp on Thursday and held its first practice on Friday.

07/29/2013

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Desmond Bishop: ‘I Never Thought I’d Look So Good In Purple’

The first week of training camp is an adjustment for everybody, leaving that offseason mindset behind and focusing entirely on football. For the new guys on the team, that adjustment is even bigger. But two days in to training camp, Packer linebacker Desmond Bishop feels like he’s off to a good start. “It feels good. I never thought I’d look so good in purple,” Bishop said. “I think I look pretty handsome.”

07/28/2013

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Beyond Bounds: Mankato Star Thielen’s At Home At Vikings Training Camp

Everything on Friday was the usual for Adam Thielen. He donned purple football gear and went out to practice on the very field – the Minnesota State University, Mankato – where he’d spent the last five years solidifying himself as one of the best Maverick wideouts ever. The one difference on Friday was, this time he did it as a pro.

07/26/2013

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Vikings WR Greg Childs Starts Camp On PUP List

The Minnesota Vikings have placed wide receiver Greg Childs on the physically unable to perform list to start training camp.

07/26/2013

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Vikings Report To Training Camp Thursday

Minnesota’s football frenzy began Thursday as players and team officials with the Vikings reported to Mankato for training camp on Thursday. The team will hold its first practice of the 2013 training camp on Friday.

07/25/2013

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Despite Major Progress, Vikings Must Prove More

The Minnesota Vikings have reached a crossroad, coming off a remarkable season during which they improved by seven victories, made the playoffs and watched Adrian Peterson transition from ACL rehab patient to MVP award winner.

07/23/2013

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Vikings, Mankato Extend Training Camp Agreement 3 More Years

The Minnesota Vikings announced Tuesday they’ve reached an agreement with Minnesota State University, Mankato, to continue holding training camp on the school’s campus for at least three more years.

07/23/2013

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