Brad Childress

Brett Favre #4 of the Minnesota Vikings talks to Tavaris Jackson #7 on the bench while playing the New York Giants at Ford Field on December 13, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

With Streak Over, Nothing More For Favre To Play For

The end came under bizarre circumstances, in front of fans who didn’t have a dime invested in Brett Favre or his remarkable streak. The quarterback who always played simply couldn’t play and, just like that, it was over.


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Tomlinson: Sanchez Was ‘Main Reason’ To Pick Jets

Mark Sanchez came through in the clutch last offseason — without even throwing a pass.


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Vikings Fire Childress After Falling To 3-7

The Minnesota Vikings fired Brad Childress on Monday, cutting ties with a head coach who had come under increasing fire from his players — and his boss — for everything from their horrid start to his 1-2 playoff record and his abrupt decisions.


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Keidel: Of Moss And Men

In 1998, the Minnesota Vikings drafted Randy Moss with one eye open. The team gambled on his talent and almost reached the Super Bowl. The first time, that is. The second act was the act of a desperate coach leading his lost team.


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Childress: Acquiring Moss Was ‘A Poor Decision’

The Vikings coach addressed the media Wednesday, two days after he decided to cut Moss less than a month into his second stint in Minnesota.


New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady shakes hands with Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Randy Moss after New England's 28-18 win in an NFL football game in Foxborough, Mass., Sunday, Oct. 31, 2010. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

Embattled Vikings Mired In Moss Mess

Randy Moss’ abrupt departure was just the latest in what has been a season long on drama and short on success for a 2-5 team that started with Super Bowl aspirations.


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Reunion Ends As Vikings Cut Ties With Randy Moss

In his last act with Minnesota, Randy Moss stepped to a podium to criticize the Vikings for ignoring his strategic advice, and announce his plan to interview himself the rest of the season instead of letting reporters do it.


Wide receiver Randy Moss #84 of the Minnesota Vikings takes his first practice after re-joining the Vikings at Winter Park on October 7, 2010 in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Vikings Waive Randy Moss

According to Michael Lombardi of NFL Network, the Minnesota Vikings have released Randy Moss.


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Report: Childress ‘Leaning Toward’ Sitting Favre

According to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, Brad Childress is leaning toward sitting the legendary QB, a move that would end Brett Favre’s ironman streak at 291 consecutive starts.


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Favre Has Stress Fracture; Ironman Streak In Jeopardy

Brett Favre’s ironman streak has endured a litany of injuries and even a pair of premature retirement press conferences. Perhaps this is the week that, finally, Favre’s health prevents him from playing.


Jenn Sterger (credit: AP Photo/Bill Kostroun), Brett Favre (credit: AP Photo/Andy King)

Favre Faces NFL Over Texts To Jets Employee

The Minnesota Vikings have played only five games, yet the season has already seemed like a long one for Brett Favre.


Brett Favre #4 of the Minnesota Vikings walks off the field after the New York Jets won 29-20 at New Meadowlands Stadium on October 11, 2010 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Favre Won’t Address Scandal After Loss To Jets

Brett Favre stepped up to the podium after a discouraging loss to the New York Jets and spent about 20 minutes evading questions the same way he tried to avoid tacklers.


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Favre Probable For Vikings Against Jets

The Minnesota Vikings have listed Brett Favre as probable to play against the New York Jets with tendinitis in his throwing elbow.


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Childress: Favre Report Not A Distraction

Childress says a report on the website Deadspin and the subsequent news of a league investigation have not been a distraction for the team this week as it prepares to play the Jets on Monday night.


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Vikings’ Childress: Moss Will Suit Up Against Jets

The Vikings play at New York on Monday night, and head coach Brad Childress said without hesitation Randy Moss would be in uniform against the Jets — in his old purple No. 84.