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  1. Joe Webb of the Minnesota Vikings is back to playing quarterback ...

    Len Pasquarelli

    After being drafted as a wide receiver, Vikings rookie Joe Webb is returning to his college position of quarterback, writes Len Pasquarelli.

    Story | Conversation | June 18, 2010
  2. NFL: The New Orleans Saints defeated the Minnesota Vikings for th...

    Len Pasquarelli

    When it mattered most, the New Orleans Saints' defense made the difference against QB Brett Favre and the Minnesota Vikings, writes Len Pasquarelli.

    Story | Conversation | January 24, 2010
  3. Tillman penalized for 'horse-collar' tackle in Vikings game, Brig...

    Len Pasquarelli

    Two veteran Chicago Bears defenders, cornerback Charles Tillman and weakside linebacker Lance Briggs, have been fined a total of $12,500 for what the league deemed illegal hits in the Bears' 20-13 loss to Minnesota on Monday night.

    Story | Conversation | December 22, 2007
  4. Orton becomes 60th different starting quarterback this season

    Len Pasquarelli

    When Bears third-stringer Kyle Orton took his first snap in Monday night's game against the Vikings, he became the 60th different starting quarterback in the league this season, the most since 1999.

    Story | Conversation | December 17, 2007
  5. Bears to start Orton ahead of Griese against Vikings

    Len Pasquarelli

    Kyle Orton, who started 15 games as a rookie in 2005, returned to the role ahead of veteran Brian Griese on Monday.

    Story | Conversation | December 10, 2007
  6. Linemen Udeze, Williams each fined by NFL for hits

    Len Pasquarelli

    Vikings end Kenechi Udeze and Packers tackle Corey Williams have been fined $7,500 each for illegal hits against the other team's quarterback in last Sunday's game between the NFC North rivals.

    Story | Conversation | November 16, 2007
  7. Short at QB, Vikings sign veteran Koy Detmer

    Len Pasquarelli

    The Vikings signed Koy Detmer on Tuesday to serve as an insurance policy for a banged-up group of quarterbacks.

    Story | Conversation | November 06, 2007
  8. Holcomb to get third start of season in place of injured Jackson

    Len Pasquarelli

    In a move that has been anticipated much of the week, Minnesota Vikings backup quarterback Kelly Holcomb will start in place of the injured Tarvaris Jackson on Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles, sources said late Saturday night.

    Story | Conversation | October 27, 2007
  9. Eagles trade QB Holcomb to Vikings for 6th-round draft pick

    Len Pasquarelli

    Finally filling their need for a veteran presence on the quarterback depth chart, the Minnesota Vikings acquired much-traveled Kelly Holcomb from the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for a sixth-round choice in the 2008 draft.

    Story | Conversation | August 27, 2007
  10. Vikes' Farwell fined $7,500 for hit on Fitzpatrick

    Len Pasquarelli

    Although he has not yet been notified in writing, Vikings linebacker Heath Farwell has been fined $7,500 by the league for a hit on Rams quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick in last Friday night's preseason opener.

    Story | Conversation | August 17, 2007
  11. Jackson preparing to lead Vikings

    Len Pasquarelli

    The Vikings seem ready to put their faith in QB Tarvaris Jackson, who would be one of the NFL's most inexperienced starting QBs, writes Len Pasquarelli.

    Story | Conversation | May 18, 2007
  12. Sources: Johnson to get start for Vikings

    Len Pasquarelli

    Sources tell that Brad Johnson will start for the Vikings this weekend.

    Story | Conversation | December 06, 2006
  13. Bollinger hurt, Johnson struggling as Vikes look for QB

    Len Pasquarelli

    Minnesota Vikings coach Brad Childress revealed Monday that backup quarterback Brooks Bollinger suffered a grade two sprain to the AC joint of his left shoulder in Sunday's loss to the Chicago Bears.

    Story | Conversation | December 04, 2006
  14. Redskins' Daniels, Vikes' Edwards fined $5,000 apiece

    Len Pasquarelli

    Defensive ends Phillip Daniels of the Washington Redskins and Ray Edwards of the Minnesota Vikings were each fined $5,000 by the NFL for what was considered illegal or excessive contact against quarterbacks in last week's games.

    Story | Conversation | October 28, 2006
  15. Henson back in NFL, joins Vikes' practice squad

    Len Pasquarelli

    The Vikings signed quarterback Drew Henson to their practice squad Wednesday, giving them a third quarterback after Tarvaris Jackson was lost for a month with a knee injury.

    Story | Conversation | September 27, 2006
  16. Vikings QB Jackson out 4-6 weeks after surgery

    Len Pasquarelli

    The Minnesota Vikings will consider adding a backup quarterback this week, after rookie Tarvaris Jackson underwent Monday arthroscopic surgery to repair meniscus cartilage damage to his right knee.

    Story | Conversation | September 25, 2006