Minnesota Vikings

GREEN BAY, WI - OCTOBER 24: Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings runs upfield as Charlie Peprah #26 of the Green Bay Packers misses the tackle at Lambeau Field on October 24, 2010 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Jim Prisching/Getty Images)

49ers Will Have Close Eye On Wild Card Weekend, But Will Be Confident Regardless of Opponent

Although they have plenty of internal things to shore up before the take the field on January 12th, the 49ers will have a close eye on the two NFC match-ups this weekend. No team presents an easy match up moving forward, but it would benefit the 49ers for the Redskins and Vikings to emerge victorious.

01/05/2013

Minnesota Vikings 37 - Green Bay Packers 34

Madden’s Wildcard Preview: Can The Packers Stop Peterson?

The Packers lost to the Vikings in Minnesota Sunday. But the rematch in Saturday’s NFC wild card game is at Lambeau Field. John Madden told the KCBS morning crew that the Packers will need more than home field advantage to win the game.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–01/04/2013

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Daily Madden: Can Justin Smith Return For Playoffs?

49er star defensive lineman Justin Smith says he hopes to return for the playoffs in two weeks, despite a partially torn triceps muscle and a bone spur in his elbow. “I think that’s kind of […]

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/31/2012

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Daily Madden: Adrian Peterson Is John’s MVP

Vikings running back Adrian Peterson led the way for the Vikings, and is John Madden’s season MVP.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/31/2012

Justin Smith #94 of the San Francisco 49ers hovers over Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints after Brees was sacked in the third quarter of the NFC Divisional playoff game at Candlestick Park on January 14, 2012.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: 49er Defense Must Step Up In Smith’s Absence

The 49ers announced the injury to star defensive tackle Justin Smith is a partial triceps tear, casting serious doubt on his return for the playoffs.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/28/2012

Minnesota Vikings 34 - Detroit Lions 24

Daily Madden: Peterson Carrying Vikings

The Vikings beat the Chicago Bears 21-14 in Minnesota Sunday, thanks to 154 yards rushing and two TDs by running back Adrian Peterson.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/10/2012

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49ers Need Vikings and Packers Help To Stay Alone At The Top

The 49ers will be rooting for the Vikings and Packers this weekend to help San Francisco stay alone at the top of the NFC West. The 49ers have played both teams this year and will find themselves rooting for them this week. With San Francisco looking to pad their division lead, and with tough games on their horizon the Cardinals and Rams need to win Sunday to keep up.

10/21/2012

Tommy Kelly #93 of the Oakland Raiders looks on during the game against the Oakland Raiders at Georgia Dome on October 14, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Raiders Let One Slip Away At The End

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – The 1-4 Oakland Raiders held their own with the undefeated Falcons in Atlanta Sunday before giving up a long field goal to lose 23-20. “I think the Raiders played very well […]

CONNECT WITH KCBS–10/15/2012

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Daily Madden: Raiders Finally Shine; Vikings Run On 49ers

The Oakland Raiders rebounded against Pittsburgh after losing their first two games while the San Francisco 49ers stumbled in Minnesota.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–09/24/2012

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Sloppy Play Leads To San Francisco Defeat

The 49ers played the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday and never looked like themselves. After allowing their opposition to score a touchdown on their opening drive, helped by a personal foul penalty and a great play by Minnesota quarterback Christian Ponder, San Francisco was never in the game. It was the home team that showed heart and fight and handed San Francisco its first loss of the year.

09/24/2012

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