The NFL Draft continues to ramble ever closer, so we had our man Darren Page (@DarrenPage) of Vikings Territory & Bleacher Report back on the show to drop some knowledge bombs about the names he fancies for the Minnesota Vikings in the upcoming culling of amateur talent into the professional ranks. Read the rest of this entry »
Our friends Tom Moore and Pete Bercich over at Vike Fans had the pleasure of chatting with Lester Speight, better known as Terry Tate: Office Linebacker. The guys talked to Lester about his NFL career, foray into pro wrestling, and eventual run in Hollywood. Lester even revealed the inspiration behind Terry Tate, a name that Vikings fans will be very familiar with… Read the rest of this entry »
Note: This is part two of a three part series detailing my personal, complicated feelings about Randy Moss. I love him for the player he was, but hate him for what could have been. Hit it here for Part I.
First came infatuation. Then love. Then hate.
That was my emotional roller coaster with Randy Moss. It never stayed at hate. It mostly boiled down to apathy during his Oakland years, admiration with his time with the Patriots, a mixed bag when the returned in 2010 (which we’ll get to in Part 3), and relatively neutral feelings since then.
It’s akin to the feels you have about an ex-lover. You linger on memories of the great times, but then you get bitter when you remember how they screwed the whole thing up. And exes generally return to your life at least once, so the comparison fits Moss to a T. Read the rest of this entry »