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Vikings GM Throws Coach Search Wide Open

The Minnesota Vikings are conducting their first head coach search in eight years, and this will be an exhaustive project. That’s the way general manager Rick Spielman works. Spielman has an old scout inside fueling his meticulous style of player evaluation and draft preparation, and he has dived into his pursuit of Frazier’s replacement the same way.

12/31/2013

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Minnesota Vikings Disappoint In 2013

The Minnesota Vikings had higher expectations than the 5-10-1 record the team finished with in the 2013 season. The Vikings pass defense was abysmal in 2013 with five game-tying or game-winning scores in the final minute of the game. The team used three starting quarterbacks, including Christian Ponder and Matt Cassel for small stretches twice. The team fired head coach Leslie Frazier very early Monday morning.

12/31/2013

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12-30 LESLIE FRAZIER FIRED! Sid Hartman Reacts On The Morning News With Dave Lee

How does the “Dean Of Minnesota Sports” feel about today’s news? Click the link to listen!

12/30/2013

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12-30 LESLIE FRAZIER FIRED! Fans React On The Morning News With Dave Lee

What do the fans think of today’s news? Click the link to listen!

12/30/2013

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12-30 LESLIE FRAZIER FIRED! Mike Max On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Click the link to hear Mike Max speculate on possible candidates to replace the classy Leslie Frazier.

12/30/2013

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Twin Cities Attorney Weighs In On Wilf Judgment

About $103 million is the amount a New Jersey judge has slapped Zygi and Mark Wilf, with along with their cousin Leonard. The money is to cover damages, fees, interest and expenses the Wilf’s incurred for defrauding old business partners involved in running an apartment complex outside New York City.

12/21/2013

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - AUGUST 29: Matt Cassel #16 of the Minnesota Vikings hands the football off to teammate Matt Asiata #44 during the first quarter of the game on August 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

12-16-13 Mike Max Sports On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Vikings, Wolves, and Wild all win over the weekend.

12/16/2013

BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 08: Quarterback Matt Cassel #16 of the Minnesota Vikings hands off during the game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. The Ravens defeated the Vikings 29-26. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)

The Vikings Season Is………..

Take a second to tell Dave what you think.

12/09/2013

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12-4-13 Sports With Mike Max On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Gophers beat Florida State in basketball. Listen for Mike’s game report.

12/04/2013

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12-3 Vikings Ground Breaking On The Morning News With Dave Lee

A billion dollar deal starts with a shovel….. Click the link to listen back.

12/03/2013

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Ground About To Be Broken On Minn. Vikings Stadium

Politicians, Vikings executives and possibly a few notable former players will be on hand at the groundbreaking ceremony for the team’s new, $1 billion stadium. The Tuesday morning program inside the soon-to-be-demolished Metrodome is open to the public, but there are only a few hundred seats available.

12/03/2013

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11-26-13 Vikings Stadium Deal On The Morning News With Dave Lee

Why are Iron Rangers upset with the Vikings Stadium project? Listen to Dave and Brian.

11/26/2013

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 7: Christian Ponder #7 of the Minnesota Vikings scrambles with the ball during the third quarter of the game on November 7, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

11-8 Mike Max On The Morning News With Dave Lee!

Vikings have now doubled their win total!

11/08/2013

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News Click: Vikings Stadium PSL’s…..

Is $2,500 too much for a PSL? Click the link to vote……

10/04/2013

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Wilfs To Pay About $85 Million In Damages

More than 20 years and 100 days of testimony have passed in a case that’s pitted a brother and sister against some of the most powerful real estate moguls in New Jersey – the Wilf brothers In a hearing Monday, Judge Deanne Wilson decided how much money the Wilfs had to pay for defrauding former business partners in an apartment deal in the 1980s. Wilson said the plaintiffs – Ada Reichmann and her brother, Josef Halpern – deserve $36 million in punitive damages. Halpern’s attorney says his client client’s decades-long dispute with the Wilfs has taken a toll on his health.

09/23/2013

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Dayton: Wilfs Should Pay Vikings’ Share Of Stadium

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says Vikings owners Zygi and Mark Wilf should have to cover much of the team’s share of stadium construction from their own pockets, not through profit from expensive personal seat licenses.

09/16/2013

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Vikings Petition…..

How far will crazed Vikings Fans go to find a QB? Right to the White House!

09/16/2013

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Review Clears Vikings Owners’ Finances

The board overseeing the new Minnesota Vikings stadium says a financial review has cleared up questions about the team owners’ ability to pay their share. The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority’s report was launched after a New Jersey judge came down on the Wilf family.

09/13/2013

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Vikings’ John Sullivan Should Be Healthy This Week, Ndamukong Suh Fined $100K

The Minnesota Vikings expected to have defensive tackle Kevin Williams and center John Sullivan at practice this week, despite knee injuries. The NFL is reportedly going to levy a heavy fine to Ndamukong Suh for his low block on Sullivan. Cordarrelle Patterson played only five plays Sunday and it was the coaches choice. Could a change at quarterback be coming for the Vikings? It has been done before in Minnesota.

09/11/2013

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Judge: Vikings Owner Wilf Must Release Net Worth

A New Jersey judge says Minnesota Vikings principal owner Zygi Wilf and others must make their financial worth public as the court determines what damages they should pay in a civil lawsuit. The Star-Ledger reported that the judge Monday said the sealed document listing the Wilfs’ “minimum net worth” must be released, but she will allow a delay so the Wilfs can pursue an appeal. A lawyer for the Wilfs said releasing the information would invade their privacy.

09/09/2013

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Stadium Chief: Vikings Stadium Share Looks Sound

The chairwoman of the public authority managing Vikings stadium construction says preliminary results of a financial review shows the team has the financial capability to cover its share.

09/04/2013

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Minn. Review Into Vikings Owner Finances Back On

A spokeswoman for the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority says Wednesday the Vikings now appear to have turned over all documents needed for a due diligence review of the finances of owners Zygi and Mark Wilf.

08/28/2013

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Vikings Dispute Claims Team Owners Want End To Investigation

More drama over the new Vikings stadium. Team owners again Monday refused a request to return to the stadium bargaining table.

08/26/2013

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Talking Points: Dayton’s Investigation Into The Wilfs

The Vikings stadium is in trouble. Gov. Mark Dayton has ordered an investigation into the Wilf family’s finances in the aftermath of a New Jersey judge’s ruling that the Wilf family committed civil fraud.

08/25/2013

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