Happy Thirsty Thorsday to you all!
Around the DN since our last open thread:
It's round 2 of the Epic DN Photos of Vikings Fans contest. Don't forget to submit your pictures and/or vote on your favorite pic. There are some really neat prizes, so join in the fun!
Chris reminded us that, yes, Minnesota Vikings tickets are expensive.
Arif posted Podcast Episode 144: Turbulent Jiggling.
Teddy Bridgewater expects to play on Sunday.
Chris posted your Daily Norseman fantasy football league entrants.
Check out the Vikings vs. Wild: Ryder Cup Challenge, shared by Chris.
Vikings news from other sources:
Drew Magary over at Deadspin put up his annual "Why Your Team Sucks" series, and it's time to look at the Minnesota Vikings.
Ray Edwards will be in Minneapolis to get in the ring, per the Strib.
Take a look at segment 4 of Making the MVC Swimsuit Calendar.
Here are practice highlights from yesterday.
Wobby talked with Brian Robison yesterday.
Seventh rounder Shamar Stephen is standing out in year 3. I thought Rick couldn't hit on a late round pick?
The Vikings dedicated the Sid Hartman media entrance at U.S. Bank Stadium.
News from around the league:
The owner of the Giants is defending their decision to re-sign Josh Brown, who was arrested last year for domestic violence. The charges were dropped within days, but the NFL suspended him for one game.
The Twins continued their slide yesterday. Duffey was beat up early and left after only 3 innings, and the Twins fell to the Tigers, 4-9.
We come to today's media selection. Here's one you may not have heard yet.