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  1. BBAO: Lions' David Akers is back

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: There was never a kicking controversy in Detroit, not as long as veteran David Akers could demonstrate he had moved past an injury-plagued 2012 season for the San Francisco 49ers. That moment appeared to take place M...

    Blog | August 20, 2013
  2. BBAO: Adrian Peterson to play Sunday

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: Adrian Peterson made clear on the first day of training camp that he didn't care whether he played in the preseason. "It worked out pretty well last year," he noted about his MVP campaign in 2012, which began with hi...

    Blog | August 19, 2013
  3. Preseason Week 2: Vikings 'O' sluggish

    Kevin Seifert

    Reviewing Friday night's events at Ralph Wilson Stadium: Buffalo Bills 20, Minnesota Vikings 16 Preseason record: 0-2 Of interest: The evening began with left tackle Matt Kalil getting beat for a sack by Bills defensive end Jerry Hughes, and...

    Blog | August 16, 2013
  4. Adrian Peterson on a Wheaties box

    Kevin Seifert

    Back in my day, appearing on a Wheaties box was one of the most significant (marketing) accomplishments for an amateur or professional athlete. Call me nostalgic, but I still think it's pretty cool, and so I wanted to bring you a look at something yo...

    Blog | August 12, 2013
  5. Preseason Week 1: Brief glimpse of Vikings

    Kevin Seifert

    Reviewing Friday's action at the Metrodome: Houston Texans 27, Minnesota Vikings 13 Preseason record: 0-1 Of interest: Similar to fellow rookie Ziggy Ansah in Detroit, Vikings receiver Cordarrelle Patterson made an immediate splash. He r...

    Blog | August 10, 2013
  6. Previewing preseason Week 1

    Kevin Seifert

    In which we look ahead to Week 1 of the 2013 preseason. All four NFC North teams will take the field Friday night. Rob Demovsky will have a preview of the Green Bay Packers' game against the Arizona Cardinals, and our friends at ESPNChicago.com handl...

    Blog | August 09, 2013
  7. Context in Adrian Peterson's latest goal

    Kevin Seifert

    Let's make sure we all understand some context before getting too excited about Adrian Peterson's semi-serious prediction that he will break the NFL's career rushing record before the end of the 2017 season. (Whoops. Too late. Oh well.) The most i...

    Blog | July 30, 2013
  8. BBAO: Live chat with John Sullivan today

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: MANKATO, Minn. -- I've got a cool treat to celebrate our third and final day at Minnesota Vikings training camp. In between the morning and afternoon practices, at around 12:45 p.m. ET, Vikings center John Sullivan w...

    Blog | July 29, 2013
  9. Adrian Peterson: It's come to this on PEDs

    Kevin Seifert

    MANKATO, Minn. -- So on Friday afternoon, in an impromptu round of questions with reporters, Minnesota Vikings tailback Adrian Peterson denied in the strongest terms possible that he used HGH or any other banned substance to aid his recovery from maj...

    Blog | July 26, 2013
  10. Adrian Peterson of Minnesota Vikings -- certain players are using...

    Kevin Seifert

    Minnesota Vikings tailback Adrian Peterson said Friday he is certain that NFL players have used and are using HGH and that he is looking forward to the day when the league establishes a testing program to start "evening out the playing field."

    Story | Conversation | July 26, 2013
  11. BBAO: Lions and their WR depth

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: Good mid-morning. I got fired up and posted early Tuesday morning on the vehement defense that Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers once offered for now-disgraced Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun, but I...

    Blog | July 23, 2013
  12. Should Adrian Peterson use '12 camp sked?

    Kevin Seifert

    Via Twitter, @jray5k offered a provocative response to our post about the quick injury returns of Minnesota Vikings tailback Adrian Peterson and Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III: "I'd like Vikes to take same approach with AD this ye...

    Blog | July 22, 2013
  13. The inevitable RG3 - Adrian Peterson talk

    Kevin Seifert

    So you might have noticed that Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III tweeted that he has been cleared to practice when the team opens training camp, less than eight months after tearing two knee ligaments in his right knee. Because the c...

    Blog | July 22, 2013
  14. Top-selling jerseys: NFC North

    Kevin Seifert

    Before we move full speed into training camp coverage, let's take a look at a chart that reminds us why there is so much anticipation about the NFC North's 2013 season. As you can see, the jerseys of three players with NFC North connections were a...

    Blog | July 22, 2013
  15. BBAO: 2 ESPYS for Adrian Peterson

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: Minnesota Vikings tailback Adrian Peterson was the big NFC North winner at the ESPYS on Wednesday night, bringing home the awards for best comeback and best NFL player. For those of you who didn't see it, Peterson...

    Blog | July 18, 2013
  16. Clayton on the NFC North's huge payrolls

    Kevin Seifert

    ESPN.com's John Clayton broached a rarely-discussed facet of NFL finances -- annual payroll -- and noted in his weekly mailbag that no division will pay out more cash to its players this season than the NFC North. Payroll figures are entirely separa...

    Blog | July 15, 2013