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  1. NFL awards 2012-13 -- Adrian Peterson beats out Peyton Manning to...

    Robert Griffin III of the Washington Redskins has won The Associated Press 2012 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year award, beating out two other sensational first-year quarterbacks.

    Story | Conversation | February 02, 2013
  2. Week 14: Studs & Duds

    Adrian Peterson shined in Week 14. Ben Roethlisberger did not.

    Story | Conversation | December 09, 2012
  3. Suggs beats out Allen for defensive award

    Jamison Hensley

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Terrell Suggs was named the Associated Press NFL Defensive Player of the Year, beating out the Minnesota Vikings' Jared Allen for the award. It was the closest margin of the top five major awards. Suggs beat out Allen by a margin o...

    Blog | February 04, 2012
  4. Have at It: Two tremendous comebacks

    Kevin Seifert

    Tuesday's SportsNation chat was winding down when Madhu volunteered a savvy "Have at It" topic: Madhu (South Windsor) Urlacher or Henderson for Comeback Player of the Year? Kevin Seifert (2:52 PM) Ohhhh. I like that. Check back on the blog ...

    Blog | October 20, 2010
  5. Have at It: Rodgers is your preseason POY

    Kevin Seifert

    I figured we might hit a nerve with this week's debate to determine our preseason NFC North Player of the Year, but nearly 800 comments' worth of nerve? Jeez. Y'all are ready for training camp. Most of you considered the question a matter of trend...

    Blog | May 21, 2010
  6. Does Revis deserve defensive award?

    Tim Graham

    Some scoffed when New York Jets coach Rex Ryan stated a passionate case that cornerback Darrelle Revis should be the NFL's defensive player of the year. In Ryan's bluster, he claimed Revis has made a greater impact on the Jets' defense than Ray Lewis...

    Blog | December 22, 2009
  7. Clayton: The Saints' Sharper edge

    Pat Yasinskas

    In his Week 4 Last Call,'s John Clayton writes that Saints safety Darren Sharper's play thus far has put him in the running for defensive player of the year. Sharper Sharper, 33, might be the defensive ...

    Blog | October 05, 2009
  8. Johnny Manziel of Cleveland Browns leads league in jersey sales

    Darren Rovell

    The NFL announced on Monday that more Cleveland Browns' Johnny Manziel No. 2 jerseys were sold on its official website during the first quarter of the league's fiscal year than any other player jersey.

    Story | Conversation | July 21, 2014
  9. Matt Birk named the NFL's director of football development

    Jamison Hensley

    Matt Birk was named the NFL's director of football development, the league announced Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | July 10, 2014
  10. Vikings draft picks have homework

    Ben Goessling

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- The Minnesota Vikings concentrated heavily on the Pac-12 conference early in the NFL draft this year, spending three of their first five picks on players from that conference. After their rookie minicamp, then, the Vikings will...

    Blog | May 16, 2014
  11. Lawrence trying to be his own Demarcus

    Todd Archer

    IRVING, Texas -- For a nine-year stretch, DeMarcus Ware built a Hall of Fame career with the Dallas Cowboys. He was selected to seven Pro Bowls. He became one of nine players in NFL history with 20 sacks in a season. He became the Cowboys' all-tim...

    Blog | May 09, 2014
  12. Linval Joseph a tough loss for Giants

    Dan Graziano

    To me, Linval Joseph is the kind of player you work to keep. He's 25 years old. He's an accomplished run-stuffer who also can crash the pocket from the interior of the defensive line. He's a solid, well-liked teammate who carries himself like a pro a...

    Blog | March 11, 2014
  13. Metrodome memories from players, fans

    Ben Goessling

    The Minnesota Vikings' 32-year history in the Metrodome has been marked by two groups of people: the players who have taken the field there and the fans who have filled the stadium since 1982, turning it into one of the NFL's loudest and mo...

    Blog | December 27, 2013
  14. As Robert Griffin III, Colin Kaepernick struggle, is focus shifti...

    Gregg Easterbrook

    As Robert Griffin III and Colin Kaepernick struggle, is focus shifting back to pro-style QBs?

    Story | Conversation | November 26, 2013
  15. Vikings need resurgent rush vs. Wilson

    Ben Goessling

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- The Minnesota Vikings' second win of the season came on Nov. 7, just four days after the team had blown its third last-minute lead of the year in Dallas and players had criticized defensive coordinator Alan Williams for droppin...

    Blog | November 15, 2013
  16. Josh Robinson, on his growing pains

    Ben Goessling

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- For as much as the Minnesota Vikings have continued to play Josh Robinson as their slot cornerback through all of his struggles this season, they've also been consistent about managing expectations for the second-year player. C...

    Blog | October 30, 2013