Sarah is a writer and editor living in the Twin Cities, a lifelong Packers fan and an ardent supporter of all things anti-Vikings.

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Favre Gives Vikings Wranglers, No Answers

04/16/2010 - 6:00 am

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He hasn’t decided if he’ll return for a second season, but Brett Favre did let his Minnesota Vikings’ teammates know one thing this week — he’s a cheap ass mofo. Players participating in offseason workouts — obviously, this wouldn’t include Favre — returned to team headquarters in Eden Prairie, Minn., to find a pair of […]

Roethlisberger Deserves A Suspension

04/13/2010 - 1:00 pm

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This has nothing to do with the Green Bay Packers, but Pittsburgh Steelers’ quarterback Ben Roethlisberger is the talk of the NFL this week after a district attorney in Georgia decided not to file sexual assault charges against the two-time Super Bowl champion. A 20-year-old college student had accused Big Ben of sexually assaulting her […]

Vikings Stadium Deal Heating Up?

04/08/2010 - 12:00 pm

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There’s no formal legislation, and lawmakers still need to pay for state schools and other necessities, but efforts to build a new Minnesota Vikings stadium appear to be heating up in the state Legislature. A top Democratic senator told the Star-Tribune most of the pieces of a stadium proposal were “pretty much drafted” and that […]

Havner Drunken Driving Charges Going Nowhere

04/07/2010 - 8:26 am

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Drunken driving charges against Green Bay Packers’ tight end Spencer Havner are stalled out for now. The Nevada County (Calif.) district attorney’s office has returned the case against Havner to the California Highway Patrol, finding insufficient evidence to file any charges, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports. Havner was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving March […]

Another Packer Headed To Minnesota

03/29/2010 - 7:02 pm

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Former Green Bay Packers defensive end Michael Montgomery passed a physical Monday and agreed to terms with the Minnesota Vikings after spending a day visiting with team officials, the Star-Tribune’s Judd Zulgad reports. He is the second free agent of note to join the Vikings this offseason, joining kickoff specialist Rhys Lloyd. A sixth-round pick by […]

Johnny Jolly Headed To Trial In Texas

03/26/2010 - 6:00 am

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Green Bay Packers defensive end Johnny Jolly will go on trial in Harris County, Texas, May 21 on charges of codeine possession. Jolly, 26, a Houston native, was arrested there in July 2008 for possession of at least 200 grams when police said they found cups of codeine syrup in his car. If convicted, Jolly […]

Sources: 49ers GM Could Wind Up In Green Bay

03/20/2010 - 9:14 am

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The San Fransisco 49ers are at odds with general manager Scot McCloughan, and ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that could play out in favor of the Green Bay Packers. ESPN reports San Fransisco has placed McCloughan on an extended leave of absence with just over a month before the draft. Sources said McCloughan has been dealing […]

Tractor Watch 2010 Continues

03/05/2010 - 8:04 am

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Brett Favre

In perhaps the most unshocking news of the offseason, Brett Favre told Jay Leno on “The Tonight Show” he still doesn’t know if he’ll play again next season, and made it clear a decision won’t be coming anytime soon. Pressed for his thoughts on playing in 2010, Favre said “Well Jay, it’s only been a […]

Leno, Favre Have A Lot In Common

02/25/2010 - 4:22 pm

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Jay Leno returns to “The Tonight Show” after the Winter Olympics, and one of his first guests is a great one: Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre. His appearance is listed for March 4 on the show’s Web site. It will be one of Favre’s first public appearances since — literally — throwing away the Vikings’ […]

The Vikings – They Really Don’t Get It

02/24/2010 - 11:12 am

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The Minnesota Vikings organization is plowing ahead with its fruitless efforts at getting a new publicly-funded stadium. The team now has 10 lobbyists working at the state Capitol on its behalf as it seeks the public’s help to pay for a Metrodome replacement. Seven of them registered with the state this month alone. Team official […]