Right-hander Kyle Gibson was encouraged after long-tossing at 120 feet and throwing about 10-15 pitches in the bullpen on Friday.
MANKATO, Minn. -- Vikings wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson sat out the first day of training camp Friday because of what coach Mike Zimmer called a leg injury.
During offseason preparation, Vikings running back Adrian Peterson admits he got a bit ahead of himself.
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer wasn't required to make a declaration before training camp about Matt Cassel's status. He figured, though, he'd give the media a good sound byte.
After Friday's morning walkthrough, Vikings coach Mike Zimmer announced seven roster moves and talked about Adam Thielen and reminding himself to pay attention to the offense, too.
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Today the NFL finally issued a two-game suspension for Baltimore running back Ray Rice. What an ugly situation. This offseason Rice was reportedly caught on an elevator surveillance camera punching his then-girlfriend in the face. A few minutes later, in a video that went viral, Rice was seen pulling her apparently unconscious body out of the elevator. And now ... two games? Commissioner Roger Goodell has issued longer suspensions for pot smoking, taking Adderall, DUI, illegal tattoos, dogfighting and eating a protein bar thought to be on the NFL's approved list. Two games. It's a joke, and a bad one. Worse, it leaves the door open for people to think that Janay Rice bears a lot of the responsibility for eliciting the punch that seemingly knocked her out. Two games. This comes in the same offseason when elite pass-rusher Robert Mathis got four games for, according to him, using an unapproved fertility drug as he and his wife tried...
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