Packers Look To Change Recent Playoff TrendThe Green Bay Packers have made the playoffs in each of the last three seasons since winning the Super Bowl. However, they have failed to get past the divisional round and have just one win in that time frame. The Packers want to change that fortunate this weekend. The last time the Packers and Dallas Cowboys played a playoff game at Lambeau Field was the famed Ice Bowl.
Minnesota Vikings Head Into The Offseason Optimistic, But UnsatisfiedThe Minnesota Vikings have more confidence and optimism heading into this offseason than they did a year ago. They have two of the most important pieces in place in head coach Mike Zimmer and Teddy Bridgewater. Also, they improved in several areas from the past season. The Vikings have 12 free agents this offseason, but just one opening day starter.
Five Things: Vikings Vs. Packers Thursday Night RoundupIt was another Thursday night blowout, as the Packers dominated the Vikings 42-10 last night in Green Bay. The Packers moved to 3-2, while Minnesota is 2-3, struggling on offense without Teddy Bridgewater, who was inactive with a sprained ankle.
Ponder Confident Heading Into Make-Or-Break Season Christian Ponder says he's feeling confident heading into what could be a make-or-break season for the young Minnesota Vikings quarterback.
Ponder-Rudolph Connection Needs Revival For Vikes The disappearance of Minnesota's passing attack has produced plenty of theories from the frustrated fans and myriad analysts following the Vikings.
Predicting The Detroit Lions' Record Going ForwardThe Detroit Lions sit at 4-4 at the halfway point of the season. How might their record shake out the rest of the way?
Phil Simms Answers Questions About NFL's Top StorylinesPhil Simms answers questions about the state of the NFL after seven weeks.
Peterson, Ponder Questionable Against Lions Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson and quarterback Christian Ponder are listed as questionable for Sunday's game at Detroit.
Peterson Practices For Vikes; Ponder Still Out Minnesota running back Adrian Peterson returned to practice Thursday on a limited basis, a big step toward healing from a sprained left ankle.
Vikings' Ponder Impatient With The Ups And Downs As He Get's Ready To Face LionsDeveloping quarterbacks in the NFL takes time, and the Minnesota Vikings are in a position of patience with theirs.
Vikings' Ponder Has Hip Pointer; 'Should Be Fine' To Face LionsMinnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder has a hip pointer after taking a hard hit early in Sunday's game against Denver.