Vikings plan to get after Andrew Luck 'early and often'

Vikings defensive end Brian Robison says the plan of attack against Colts' rookie quarterback Andrew Luck is simple: "Get after him early and often." Luck threw three interceptions in his NFL debut against the Bears. He was sacked three times and under constant pressure.


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Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck is the prized possession of next year's NFL Draft. The Vikings, with only one win, might be in the mix for the No. 1 overall pick. But did Christian Ponder do enough to make fans want him more than Luck?

No luck needed to visit the BWCA

The U.S. Forest Service announced an end to the long-running lottery for entry into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area. The 1.1 million-acre wilderness will now accept entry applications on a first-come, first-served basis

Gerhart says Andrew Luck will be special

Vikings' running back Toby Gerhart is a firm believer in his former Stanford teammate -- Andrew Luck. Gerhart says Luck is "going to be special" in the NFL. So special, that according to Gerhart, Luck is "Peyton Manning-esque" in a lot of ways.

Indianapolis preps for Luck's home debut against Vikings

As Indianapolis Colts fans prepare for the home game debut of the NFL's No. 1 draft choice, Andrew Luck, against the Vikings Sunday, the purple's league-leading quarterback sacker from last year has a strategy in place. "You've got to hit him," Jared Allen says, and not let him "get into a rhythm."

NFL fines Vikings' Kalil, Brinkley

The NFL handed out $7,875 fines to Vikings offensive lineman Matt Kalil and linebacker Jasper Brinkley. Kalil was fined for a late hit against the Colts and Brinkley's paycheck was slashed because of a shoving match he got into with Colts tight end Dwayne Allen.