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Andersklasen

  • joined Mar 28, 2008
  • last login Nov 17, 2009
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  • comments 2009

This account has been forgotten by Andersklasen. You can now find him posting all over SB Nation under the account, "TwinsTarget."

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  • MLB Minnesota Twins
  • NBA Minnesota Timberwolves
  • NFL Minnesota Vikings
  • NCAAF LSU Tigers
  • NCAAB Duke Blue Devils
  • Golf Tiger Woods, Zach Johnson
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Chicago Firesale? What The White Sox Received

Late Monday night, after a 4-1 loss to the Twins, the White Sox announced two trades that effectively raised the white flag from the south side of Chicago. Or did it?

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Prospect Rankings: Statistics

(I originally posted this over at TwinkieTown, but I thought you guys would be full of insight and advice as well.) When it comes to ranking prospects, I think actual on-field results top all and...

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Prospect Ranking: Statistics

A while ago, I asked you for idea on how to best rank and evaluate prospects. There were many great ideas, but I think actual on-field results top them all and deserve most recognition/value.Here...

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Vick to Eagles, Two-Year Deal

Well, there goes that rumor. Can't say I'm sorry to see it go. http://sports.espn.go.com/nfl/news/story?id=4397938 Courtesy Mr. Mort, of ESPN: Vick agrees to two-year deal with Eagles.   Don't...

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Vikings Sign RB Antone Smith

According to a Tweet from @VikingsFootball, a new name has been added to the roster: rookie runningback Antone Smith.  Smith signed with the Detroit Lions on May 8 as an undrafted free agent but...

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How to Best Evaluate Minor-League Prospects

This isn't intended to be a shameless self-plug, but some of you may have seen the Top 15 Prospects list I compiled roughly a year ago at my site, TwinsFix.com. I largely stayed away from...

Harvin Impressing at OTA's

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"It feels great," Harvin said. "There’s no better experience than what I’m going through right now. I’m glad to get the combine and all the stuff over with and finally lace it back up and get on the football field. It’s a wonderful feeling. … "I can’t tell you where I’ll end up. We’re kind of doing a little bit of both, a little bit of plays running out of the backfield and some slot. They’re just trying to get me used to all the positions and I guess toward the end we’ll figure out what I’ll play."

Déjà Vu All Over Again?

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Daily Norseman takes a look back into recent history to find an interesting parallel to the Brett Favre story that has been discussed ad nauseum.

And it Begins...

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ESPN is reporting that our very own Brad Childress will sit down with the "great" Brett Favre later this week to discuss playing for the Vikings. Let the Second Great Drama begin...

The Loss of Nick Adenhart

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I'm sure you're all aware of the tragic death of 22-year old Los Angeles Angels pitcher Nick Adenhart. While this is a football blog, the loss of a human life transcends any sporting barriers we may put up. Please feel free to head over to Halos Heaven to pay your respects.

The Value-Vs.-Need Discussion: 2007 Draft Edition

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Taking a look at the 2007 Draft, Daily Norseman ponders the ultimate question of the NFL Draft: does a team draft for value or need?

Andrew's 2009 Mock Draft: Ver. 1

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DailyNorseman.com writer Andrew Kneeland provides his first take on the upcoming NFL draft. Included are some surprises, and a huge drop for a well-known player.

An Update on Minnesota Sports

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With nothing happening on the Purple People Eaters front, here's a quick look into the other Minnesota sports.

What Football Is All About

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Andrew Kneeland from the Daily Norseman provides a look back at the 2008 NFL season, and recounts a game that included almost every aspect of a perfect football game.

Quarterbacks, Centers, and Tackles... Oh, My!

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The options for the Vikings are almost endless come Draft day. The question, however, is: what position needs help the most?

A New Twist in the Favre Saga

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Brett Favre is going to skip the Pro Bowl to nurse an injury. Does this mean he's coming back for more? Do the Vikings want him?

Does Brett Favre Want To Play For The Vikings?

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After just one season in New York, it appears Brett Favre will be out, as quickly as he came in. As many of you rememeber, Favre went through a very long debate with himself, Packers’ coach Mike McCarthy, and Packers’ owner Ted Thompson, less than twelve months ago. Favre thought Minnesota would be a good place to play in then, and now Peter King thinks nothing has changed.

Carl Eller Convicted of Two Misdemeanors

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Eller was arrested April 9 after police said they saw his Mercedes sport utility vehicle swerve and speed through a stop sign and narrowly miss a squad car. They gave chase and eventually attempted to arrest Eller in his garage, where they said he punched one officer and threw another onto the hood of his SUV. Efforts to subdue Eller with a Taser didn't work, according to a criminal complaint.

Progression of the Athlete

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Why are more and more college athletes failing to compete at the professional level? An in-depth look at what has happened to the NFL, and why more people aren't succeeding.

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Any Cheap Jerseys Available?

Hey guys, I'm in dire need of a cheap Vikings jersey. Does anyone have anything at all that they would be willing to unload for around $20? I really don't care who it is... either of the...

Just something I threw together...but it's not saying that I don't support Punto. I think it is a...

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Just something I threw together...but it's not saying that I don't support Punto. I think it is a great thing to have him on this team, but that pricetag is getting pretty high.

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Should the Vikings Move to a Single Wing Formation?

What do you think, guys? The retro single wing formation, for those who haven't read the latest issue of SI, works best with more than one able running back who can run and throw. While Peterson...

Vikings-Jaguars: Biggest Matchups Start In The Trenches

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Once again, the Vikings find themselves facing a must-win game. Although inexplicably at the top of the NFC North with a 5-5 record, a win is needed if the playoffs are a goal.... ...

Minnesota Vikings’ QB of the Future - Matt Cassel?

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VikingVigil doesn't think Gus Frerotte is the long-term solution in Minnesota. They take a look at the underdog in the race for a new quarterback: none other than the new leader of the New England Patriots - Matt Cassel.

Q&A With Jeff Manship

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I had the opportunity to do another interview with Twins' prospect Jeff Manship. He talks about the AFL, his plus pitches, and his high school career. Check it out!

Q&A With Carlos Gutierrez

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I had the opportunity to chat a big with Carlos Gutierrez and learn about his baseball and non-baseball life. Check it out!

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McAllister Caught Doping

With one swift movement McAllister harmed his body, hurt his team, and killed thousands of fantasy teams across this great nation. Not a bad day's work...     I need sev en ty fi ve more words...

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What Football Is Really About

I originally wrote this on my blog, VikingVigil, but I thought you would enjoy it here as well. It isn't directly about the Vikings, but I don't think that matters. After all, we're football fans...

Lane Kiffin: A Winner in My Book

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A piece describing why Kiffin shouldn't have been fired, and what he did right for the Raiders.

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Good Luck, Sox Fans

You might possibly be forced to need it. But I doubt it.

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