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Christopher Gates

  • joined Feb 11, 2008
  • last login Aug 29, 2014
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I've been a Vikings fan since 1984, and spend my autumn Sunday afternoons living and dying with this football team. I didn't choose to be a fan of the Minnesota Vikings. . .the Minnesota Vikings chose me. Someday, that loyalty will be repaid with a trip to the promised land.

A Fan Of...

  • MLB Minnesota Twins
  • NBA Minnesota Timberwolves
  • NFL Minnesota Vikings
  • NCAAF Air Force Falcons
  • NCAAB Air Force Falcons
  • NHL Minnesota Wild
Recent Activity
Minnesota Vikings at Tennessee Titans: Pre-Season Game 4 Open Thread
Posted on Aug 28 2014, 7:00p
Never mind
Commented on Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/28 on Aug 28 2014, 2:08p - 1 reply
This place
Commented on Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/28 on Aug 28 2014, 1:58p - 1 reply
Again, I ask
Commented on Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/28 on Aug 28 2014, 12:09p
What's even more awesome
Commented on Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/28 on Aug 28 2014, 11:19a - 2 replies
Can I really only rec this once?
Commented on Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/28 on Aug 28 2014, 11:17a - 1 reply
Minnesota Vikings at Tennessee Titans: Game Time, TV Channel, Radio Info and More
Posted on Aug 28 2014, 10:15a
Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/28
Posted on Aug 28 2014, 8:00a
Mike Zimmer Low In ESPN Coach Rankings
Posted on Aug 28 2014, 1:33a
Seriously
Commented on Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks Cool Under Pressure on Aug 28 2014, 12:05a - 1 reply
For comparison purposes
Commented on Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks Cool Under Pressure on Aug 27 2014, 3:17p - 3 replies
Hate is exactly what it is
Commented on Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/27 on Aug 27 2014, 2:07p
Could have fooled me
Commented on Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/27 on Aug 27 2014, 12:39p - 1 reply
Minnesota Vikings Quarterbacks Cool Under Pressure
Posted on Aug 27 2014, 12:26p
I don't think he can come back
Commented on Vikings Place Mistral Raymond On Injured Reserve on Aug 27 2014, 9:31a
He'd be a kick blocking machine
Commented on Everson Griffen's Vertical in Madden 15 is RIDICULOUS on Aug 27 2014, 8:40a - 1 reply
Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/27
Posted on Aug 27 2014, 8:00a
Time Zone difference
Commented on Vikings Place Mistral Raymond On Injured Reserve on Aug 27 2014, 4:16a
If he was that special
Commented on 48 Seconds of Joe Webb on Aug 27 2014, 4:12a - 3 replies
It's the correct argument
Commented on 48 Seconds of Joe Webb on Aug 27 2014, 4:08a - 1 reply
And if he plays well?
Commented on "Good Chance" Bridgewater Starts Against Titans on Aug 27 2014, 4:06a - 3 replies
Vikings Place Mistral Raymond On Injured Reserve
Posted on Aug 27 2014, 2:48a
Minnesota Vikings Injuries: Who Will Miss The Tennessee Game?
Posted on Aug 27 2014, 2:26a
NFL Pre-Season Game 4: Minnesota Vikings at Tennessee Titans
Posted on Aug 27 2014, 2:14a
"Good Chance" Bridgewater Starts Against Titans
Posted on Aug 27 2014, 2:10a
So you're of the impression
Commented on 48 Seconds of Joe Webb on Aug 26 2014, 3:42p - 3 replies
"Who was boning Christian"
Commented on 48 Seconds of Joe Webb on Aug 26 2014, 2:40p - 1 reply
He chose him over Joe Webb
Commented on 48 Seconds of Joe Webb on Aug 26 2014, 2:39p - 2 replies
"Anyone still want Ponder over Webb in any role?"
Commented on 48 Seconds of Joe Webb on Aug 26 2014, 2:10p - 2 replies
And in college
Commented on Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/26 on Aug 26 2014, 1:56p - 4 replies
for I'm in two or three leagues. . .it takes a little more time, but I enjoy it.
Voted on Aug 26 2014, 1:06p
How Many Fantasy Football Leagues Are You In?
Posted on Aug 26 2014, 1:05p
Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/26
Posted on Aug 26 2014, 8:00a
No Subject
Commented on Report: Vikings Name Matt Cassel Week 1 Starter on Aug 25 2014, 11:04a - 1 reply
Vikings' fans called for the backup
Commented on Report: Vikings Name Matt Cassel Week 1 Starter on Aug 25 2014, 11:03a - 2 replies
Not even a little
Commented on Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/25 on Aug 25 2014, 11:01a - 1 reply
And congratulations to Teddy Bridgewater
Commented on Report: Vikings Name Matt Cassel Week 1 Starter on Aug 25 2014, 10:38a - 2 replies
Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/25
Posted on Aug 25 2014, 8:00a
Because Ponder
Commented on Sam Bradford Injury: Vikings' Week One Opponent Could Have Big-Time Issue on Aug 25 2014, 2:07a
Everything is his fault
Commented on Sam Bradford Injury: Vikings' Week One Opponent Could Have Big-Time Issue on Aug 25 2014, 2:04a
The fact that
Commented on Sam Bradford Injury: Vikings' Week One Opponent Could Have Big-Time Issue on Aug 24 2014, 5:16p - 4 replies
I said this in the other thread, too
Commented on Sam Bradford Injury: Vikings' Week One Opponent Could Have Big-Time Issue on Aug 24 2014, 5:10p - 5 replies
No Subject
Commented on Stock Market Report: Chiefs on Aug 24 2014, 4:05p - 1 reply
Sam Bradford Injury: Vikings' Week One Opponent Could Have Big-Time Issue
Posted on Aug 24 2014, 3:33p
With all due respect
Commented on Minnesota Vikings Roster Cuts 2014: Projecting The First Wave on Aug 24 2014, 3:04p - 4 replies
Minnesota Vikings Roster Cuts 2014: Projecting The First Wave
Posted on Aug 24 2014, 10:13a
Minnesota Vikings at Kansas City Chiefs: Pre-Season Game Three Open Thread
Posted on Aug 23 2014, 7:00p
for Vikings
Voted on Aug 23 2014, 4:26p
Minnesota Vikings at Kansas City Chiefs: TV and Radio Info, Online Streaming, and More
Posted on Aug 23 2014, 2:57p
Why downgrade from Ponder?
Commented on Vikings/Cardinals pre-season game observations (and more Joe Webb) on Aug 23 2014, 2:19p - 2 replies
Weird Al auto-rec
Commented on Minnesota Vikings Stadium: Wilfs Add More Money To Project on Aug 23 2014, 4:24a - 1 reply
Chappelle's Show was better, yes
Commented on Minnesota Vikings Stadium: Wilfs Add More Money To Project on Aug 23 2014, 4:23a
Not in general, no
Commented on Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/22 on Aug 22 2014, 1:36p - 2 replies
So, can those of us
Commented on Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/22 on Aug 22 2014, 1:33p - 1 reply
"No need to kick them when they’re down."
Commented on Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/22 on Aug 22 2014, 1:31p - 1 reply
No Subject
Commented on Minnesota Vikings Stadium: Wilfs Add More Money To Project on Aug 22 2014, 12:46p - 3 replies
Minnesota Vikings Fairly Healthy Going Into Saturday's Game
Posted on Aug 22 2014, 12:23p
for No
Voted on Aug 22 2014, 10:50a
All-Time Favorite
Commented on Give Us Your Best Vikings-Themed Fantasy Football Team Names on Aug 22 2014, 8:35a
Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 8/22
Posted on Aug 22 2014, 8:00a
for Dean Ambrose
Voted on Aug 21 2014, 12:17p
Hey
Commented on Adrian Peterson To Sit Out Again On Saturday on Aug 20 2014, 3:25p - 1 reply
Why not?
Commented on What Should Ponder’s Future With The Vikings Hold? on Aug 20 2014, 12:55p
AP had a guy to do that for him
Commented on Adrian Peterson To Sit Out Again On Saturday on Aug 20 2014, 12:34p - 1 reply
They really didn't, though
Commented on What Should Ponder’s Future With The Vikings Hold? on Aug 20 2014, 12:17p - 2 replies
It didn't turn into a bye
Commented on What Should Ponder’s Future With The Vikings Hold? on Aug 20 2014, 11:51a - 1 reply
I've said it before
Commented on What Should Ponder’s Future With The Vikings Hold? on Aug 20 2014, 11:30a - 3 replies
Of course
Commented on What Should Ponder’s Future With The Vikings Hold? on Aug 20 2014, 11:17a - 1 reply
Why downgrade?
Commented on What Should Ponder’s Future With The Vikings Hold? on Aug 20 2014, 11:16a - 2 replies
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