Midwest Airshow

Philip Rivers has not attempted more than 21 passes in any game during the Chargers' three-game winning streak. He will have to buck that trend with flair if the Chargers are to roll out of Minnesota with a win.
November 2, 2007

Market Watch: Camp Edition

Training camp is winding down and the roster is starting to take shape. Several players have bolstered their stocks with strong performances, while others have plummeted right out of roster contention. With the first round of cuts due by Aug. 28, here is a breakdown of training camp's studs and duds.
August 21, 2007

Chargers assemble the puzzle perfectly

The process certainly wasn't pretty, but in the end the Chargers got it right. In naming Norv Turner as the team's new head coach and appointing Ted Cottrell to be its defensive coordinator, San Diego kept in place the offensive and defensive schemes that allowed the team to win 14 games a season ago.
February 19, 2007

Hard-Working LB Receives Vikings Praise

Before the Vikings' acquisition of middle linebacker Sam Cowart, they had shown interest in a tantalizing rookie linebacker at the combine. Even after acquiring Cowart, the Vikings continued their scouting with a pro day trip made by defensive coordinator Ted Cottrell, who came away impressed.
April 13, 2005

Tice Hints at Taking WR at No. 7

Over the last couple of years, Mike Tice has refined his covert actions heading into the draft, throwing out red herrings to throw the media off the track of the team's true intentions. So, it with some skepticism that VU hears Tice's plans for using the seventh overall pick on a wide receiver.
March 24, 2005

Who's Running the Show?

The trade for Sam Cowart asserts the influence of Ted Cottrell once again and begs the question: When does the 3-4 come to Minnesota?
March 19, 2005

Grading The Game: Packers

The Vikings turned around nearly 10 weeks of frustration with their wild-card win Sunday in Lambeau Field. They did it with strong contributions from nearly every unit.
January 11, 2005

Monday press conference: Bo Ryan

Wisconsin coach discussed his friendship with Ohio State coach Thad Matta, his feelings towards a potential NCAA rules change and more
January 10, 2005