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New Vikings Stadium News & Notes – 11/1
2 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Jeff Anderson
Ring Beam Installation Begins This week another construction milestone was reached as installation of the new stadium’s ring beam began. Consisting of concrete with steel. […]

Mark Craig’s Week 9 NFL picks
7 hours ago   Vikings/NFL


Rudolph’s injury is Ford’s opportunity
7 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
The Vikings tight end vaulted from the practice squad to extensive playing time.

Robison’s injury makes sitting his toughest job with Vikings
8 hours ago   Vikings/NFL


Winter Park Rewind: October 27 – 31
11 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Get caught up on the week that was at Winter Park leading into Sunday’s game against the Redskins: Monday, October 27 On the heels of Sunday’s overtime win over Tampa Bay,. […]

NFL Insider: Vikings’ turner haunts Washington’s Snyder
11 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
The Vikings’ offensive coordinator is perfect against his former owner

NFL Chatter
11 hours ago   Vikings/NFL


Five NFL story lines for Week 9
11 hours ago   Vikings/NFL


NFL games of the week
11 hours ago   Vikings/NFL


Vikings Roundup, 10/31: Stressful Stretching
14 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Vikings defenders were alerted this week to the stress the Redskins offense can place on opponents by stretching them down and across the field. Was. […]

What We Learned: Vikings vs. Redskins
17 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Mike Wobschall
The week of practice is over and the Vikings are set for their game this Sunday against the Washington Redskins. Here’s what we learned this week about the Vikings as the. […]

Twin Cities agency hopes ad will make strong point about opposition to Redskins name
18 hours ago   Vikings/NFL


Clear Roof Mock-Up In Place At New Vikings Stadium
19 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Jeff Anderson
Clear is the new retractable. On Thursday, construction workers spent the afternoon installing an on-site mock-up of the ETFE roof that will ultimately cover 60% of the new. […]

Vikings, Redskins Issue Final Injury Reports
19 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Both the Vikings and Redskins are relatively healthy heading into Sunday’s game at TCF Bank Stadium, with both clubs listing the majority of injured players as probable f. […]

Zimmer Addresses The Media on Friday
20 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Vikings Head Coach Mike Zimmer We just, almost, finished preparation, still got a little bit more to go tomorrow and today for Washington. We’ve had a good week of practi. […]

Behind Enemy Lines: RGIII, DeSean Jackson, Ryan Kerrigan and more with beat writer Zac Boyer
20 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
For the Vikings’ Week 9 matchup against Washington, we spoke to Zac Boyer, who covers the team for the Washington Times, in this week’s edition of “Behind Enemy Lines. […]

Full house as Zimmer has Vikings practice indoors
20 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
There was a full house at practice this morning as the Vikings prepared to play the Redskins. Defensive end Brian Robison, who suffered a gluteal injury in last week’s wi. […]

Lunch Break, 10/31: McKinnon Keeps Making Plays
21 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Sam Newton
McKinnon runs on the cutting edge Running back Jerick McKinnon has been thrust into a much larger role than anticipated during his rookie campaign but he hasn’t appeared. […]

Vote For Your Favorite "Halloween Photoshopped Viking"
23 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Thanks to Vikings Team Photographer Andy Kenutis (@vikingsphotog on Instagram), vikings.com once again has a fantastic array of Halloween-themed Photoshops of Vikings playe. […]

Timeout With WR Charles Johnson
24 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
Receiver Charles Johnson’s route to the NFL featured twists and turns that took him to three colleges. He’s experienced the high of being drafted (by the Packers in 201. […]

Vikings Set To Host Alumni Weekend
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — A family reunion of sorts is scheduled at Winter Park and area sites for Minnesota Vikings Alumni Weekend. Nearly 40 alumni are scheduled to partici. […]

Vikings Chatter: Vikings Halloween Party
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Fun time last night!!❤️ Little Red Riding Hood and the Big Bad Wolf!! #halloweenparty �� @athielen19 pic.twitter.com/lSEE3DuxGU — Caitlin Graboski (@Cait_19. […]

Washington Redskins vs. Minnesota Vikings: Complete Week 9 Preview for Minnesota
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
The Minnesota Vikings host the Washington Redskins on Sunday in a game that pits two teams hoping to keep their playoff hopes afloat. Both teams sit at 3-5 entering this we. […]

Vikings Roundup, 10/30: Progressions in the Pocket
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater’s movement through the pocket helped the rookie go through his progressions in a 19-13 overtime win by Minne. […]

McKinnon In Line For Big-Time Fantasy Results Against Redskins
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Daniel E. Dobish
Daniel E. Dobish of RotoExperts.com says Jerick McKinnon’s rise as a Fantasy player will continue in Week 9, and the team’s defense is a quality starting option. Fantas. […]

Coordinators Address The Media on Thursday
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Vikings Offensive Coordinator Norv Turner Q: What have you seen with Teddy Bridgewater and how he handles the hurry-up situations it seems like that’s when he’s at his. […]

Redskins vs. Vikings: Breaking Down Minnesota’s Game Plan
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
The Minnesota Vikings return home on Sunday to take on the suddenly surging Washington Redskins, a team coming off consecutive wins. Both teams continue to look up at the r. […]

Mike Zimmer Has Vikings’ Defensive Turnaround Way Ahead of Schedule
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
Thanks to the emergence of a few potential stars, an infusion of talent and the acumen of the man in charge, the Minnesota Vikings’ defensive revival under head coach Mike. […]

Dissecting Most Crucial Matchups in the Vikings’ Week 9 Contest with Washington
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
After a short two-game road trip, the Minnesota Vikings (3-5) will head home to meet the Washington Redskins (3-5) at TCF Bank Stadium this Sunday. Both Minnesota and Washi. […]

Vikings Defensive Line Becoming Strength of Minnesota Defense
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
After back-to-back dominant performances in Buffalo and Tampa Bay, the Minnesota Vikings defensive line is emerging as the strength of an ever-improving defense. A little p. […]

Everson Griffen Earning Every Penny of 2014 Mega Extension
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
At the halfway point in the Minnesota Vikings’ 2014 season, defensive end Everson Griffen is emerging as a cornerstone defensive player in Minnesota and is rewarding the. […]

Despite Victory over Buccaneers, Vikings Still Struggling to Finish Games
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
Amid the satisfaction of a road victory lingers the stench of disappointment in a game the Minnesota Vikings should have handily won. The Vikings beat the Buccaneers 19-13. […]

Minnesota Vikings vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Full Report Card Grades for Vikings
6 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
It certainly wasn’t the prettiest win in Minnesota Vikings’ history, but rookie linebacker Anthony Barr’s overtime heroics kept it from being among the ugliest of losses. B. […]

Vikings Rookies Carry Team in Overtime Win over Buccaneers
6 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
The Minnesota Vikings were about to drop another game that they seemingly could not possibly lose. After giving up a fourth-quarter touchdown and trailing for the first tim. […]

Jerick McKinnon, Matt Asiata’s Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 8
6 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
Despite running a pass-heavy offensive scheme against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday, the Minnesota Vikings’ backfield pecking order was firmly established. Both Jerick. […]

Minnesota Vikings vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Live Score and Analysis for Vikings
6 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
The Minnesota Vikings take to the road Sunday, taking on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in an effort to snap a three-game losing streak that’s seen their offense struggle mightil. […]

Draft Preview: Investing In Returns
2 years ago   Vikings Blog – Mike Wobschall
How early would you be willing to draft a return specialist? This is a player who is categorized under a specific position, but you’ve drafted him to serve exclusively a. […]

vikings.com Blog Is On The Move
2 years ago   Vikings Blog – Ryan Cardinal
We wanted to let our loyal vikings.com Blog readers know that there is now a new home for the vikings.com Blog, which can be found here.  We are moving away from the WordP. […]

New Faces Welcomed To Vikings Offseason Program
2 years ago   Vikings Blog – Mike Wobschall
Vikings Launch Offseason Program Five Vikings Poised For Breakout Seasons The launch of the Offseason Program means a return to Winter Park for many Vikings players. But it. […]

Small School Spotlight: RB Kerwynn Williams (Utah State)
2 years ago   Vikings Blog – Mike Wobschall
The “small school” tag is not the only stigma this nimble, smooth-striding RB will have to overcome to make it in the NFL. He’ll also be characterized as a one-year s. […]

Five Vikings Poised For Breakout Seasons
2 years ago   Vikings Blog – Mike Wobschall
Every NFL team has star players who are relied upon year-in and year-out to perform at a premium level. But on a year-in and year-out basis, successful NFL teams also have. […]

The Boys Are Back In Town – Vikings Launch Offseason Program
2 years ago   Vikings Blog – Mike Wobschall
This is a big week for the crop of prospects hoping to be selected in the 2013 NFL Draft, with the 1st-round set to begin on Thursday evening and the draft scheduled to con. […]

Top 5 Draft Picks In Vikings History (Pre-Super Bowl Era)
2 years ago   Vikings Blog – Mike Wobschall
The 2013 NFL Draft is just 5 days away, and in honor of that we’re going to look at the 5 best draft picks in Vikings history. NFL.com ran a feature story earlier this mo. […]

Draft Preview: Drilling Down On Defensive Tackles
2 years ago   Vikings Blog – Mike Wobschall
Vikings fans have a very high standard when it comes to defensive tackles. After all, this is the home of the Purple People Eaters, of Keith Millard, of John Randle and Hen. […]

Vikings Join Tony and Lauren Dungy to Benefit Athletes In Action-Minnesota This Saturday, April 20
2 years ago   Vikings Blog – Ryan Cardinal
The Minnesota Vikings are joining former NFL head coach and best-selling author Tony Dungy in hosting “An Intimate Evening with Tony and Lauren Dungy” this Saturday, Ap. […]

Reacting To Vikings 2013 Regular Season Schedule
2 years ago   Vikings Blog – Mike Wobschall
The NFL has released its 2013 schedule, which means the teams and locations on the Vikings slate have now been assigned dates and times. Here’s a game-by-game list of the. […]