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Big deal in Brainerd: 305-pound Joe Haeg of NDSU drafted by the Colts
1 min ago   Vikings/NFL
From being a walk-on at North Dakota State to a fifth-round draft choice of the Indianapolis Colts, Joe Haeg’s football journey has made the central Minnesota city happy.

Vikings balance present, future with draft picks
2 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
GM Rick Spielman and Co. filled a big need while still adding some prospects.

Twins, Wild, Vikings armed for varying degrees of success
2 hours ago   Vikings/NFL


Monday Morning Mailbag: Draft Weekend Reaction
2 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Mike Wobschall
Do you have a comment or question? Send it to the vikings.com Mailbag! Every Monday we’ll post several comments and/or questions as part of the vikings.com Monday Morning. […]

Undersized linebacker Brothers plays big, Vikings say
23 hours ago   Vikings/NFL


Vikings’ draft extends their drive for offense this offseason
1 day ago   Vikings/NFL
The draft shows where their focus has been this offseason.

Hard-nosed Zimmer authors feel-good story in German receiver
1 day ago   Vikings/NFL


Gophers cornerback Eric Murray, linebacker De’Vondre Campbell drafted in fourth round
1 day ago   Vikings/NFL
Eric Murray went to the Chiefs first, and then De’Vondre Campbell went nine picks later to the Falcons.

Craig: Knee-jerk reaction from the NFL draft
1 day ago   Vikings/NFL


Transcript: Vikings GM Rick Spielman Post-Draft Press Conference
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman I am just very excited overall starting from Thursday night and finishing up tonight. We are up there finalizing our college free agen. […]

2016 Minnesota Vikings Draft Picks
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
NFL.COM’s BOTTOM LINE Like DeAndre Hopkins, both players should be defined by their talent, ball skills and consistency of production over pure speed numbers. Treadwell is. […]

Highlights of the 2016 Minnesota Vikings Draft Class
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
View highlights and other showcase videos highlighting the 2016 Vikings’ draft class…

Photos: The 2016 Minnesota Vikings Draft Class
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
View photo galleries featuring the 2016 Vikings Draft Class…

Vikings Select German WR Moritz Boehringer In Round 6 of the 2016 NFL Draft
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News
OVERVIEW Boehringer played for the Schwäbisch Hall Unicorns of the German Football League. In the 2015 season, Boehringer had 59 receptions for 1,232 yards and 13 touchdow. […]

Vikings Add O-Line Depth with Willie Beavers in Round 4
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Lindsey Young
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. – Day 3 of the 2016 NFL Draft is rolling, and the Vikings further bolstered their offensive line by selecting tackle Willie Beavers 121st overall. To. […]

Who Joined Vikings NFC North Rivals on Day 3?
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Eric Smith
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — While the Vikings drafted eight players over the past three days, Minnesota’s NFC North rivals also added their own rookies to their roster. Green. […]

Vikings 2016 Opponents Draft Pick Rundown of Day 3
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
The Vikings made six selections on the third and final day of the 2016 NFL Draft. Minnesota drafted T Willie Beavers out of Western Michigan with the 121st overall pick, Mi. […]

Moritz Boehringer Going from Unicorn to Vikings Gjallarhorn
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Sound the Gjallarhorn. Moritz Boehringer is no longer a Unicorn. The Vikings went global in the sixth round, selecting the German-born receiver Boeh. […]

Newest Vikings WR Moritz Boehringer: Around-the-World Reactions
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Lindsey Young
The Vikings made history in the sixth round of the NFL Draft Saturday. With the 180th overall pick, Minnesota drafted German wide receiver Moritz Boehringer, making Boehrin. […]

Vikings Tab Tackling Machine Kentrell Brothers in 5th Round
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Eric Smith
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. —The Vikings added a tackling machine in the fifth round of the 2016 NFL Draft by selecting Missouri linebacker Kentrell Brothers. A redshirt senior,. […]

Vikings Select Missouri LB Kentrell Brothers In Round 5
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News
OVERVIEW Undersized for an inside ‘backer (a potential factor in the lack of interest by major programs in his home state of Oklahoma), Brothers recognizes plays quickly, w. […]

Vikings Select Vanderbilt LB Stephen Weatherly In Round 7 of the 2016 NFL Draft
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News
OVERVIEW Weatherly possesses one of the more unique family and personal backgrounds among the 2016 draft class, with a grandmother who graduated from Harvard and MIT and th. […]

Vikings Select Texas-San Antonio TE David Morgan in Round 6 of the 2016 NFL Draft
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News
OVERVIEW UTSA has only had a football program for five years, and only been a full-fledged member of the FBS for two years. So it was a bit of a surprise when Morgan was na. […]

Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft and Big Board: Updated Day 3 Predictions
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
The Minnesota Vikings made just one pick on Friday night of the 2016 NFL draft, using the 54th overall pick on Clemson cornerback Mackensie Alexander before trading down an. […]

Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft and Big Board: Updated Day 2 Predictions
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
The Minnesota Vikings crossed off one of their biggest needs during the first round of the 2016 NFL draft, using the 23rd overall pick on Ole Miss receiver Laquon Treadwell. […]

Laquon Treadwell to Vikings: Twitter Reacts as WR Is Selected in 2016 NFL Draft
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
The Minnesota Vikings seemingly have their quarterback of the future in Teddy Bridgewater, and they added to the passing game Thursday at the 2016 NFL draft, selecting Ole. […]

Minnesota Vikings Draft Picks: Results, Analysis and Grades
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
Bleacher Report’s 2016 NFL draft tracker will keep you up to date on all the picks made by the Minnesota Vikings, who are scheduled to make eight selections. The madness be. […]

Minnesota Vikings’ Last-Minute 7-Round Mock Draft and Top-100 Big Board
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
The highly anticipated 2016 NFL draft is finally here for the Minnesota Vikings and 31 other teams, with the first round kicking off Thursday night from Chicago. Barring a. […]

Minnesota Vikings: Full 2016 Draft Guide and Preview
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
The Minnesota Vikings have utilized the NFL draft to build a young, talented roster that won the NFC North title during the 2015 season.  Now, general manager Rick Spielma. […]

Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft Roundup: What the Experts Are Saying
1 week ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
Grabbing a threat for quarterback Teddy Bridgewater in the passing game remains the odds-on favorite for the Minnesota Vikings with the 23rd overall pick in the 2016 NFL dr. […]

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Access Vikings: The Podcast
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Draft Preview: Investing In Returns
3 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
3 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
3 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)
3 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
3 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
3 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)
3 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
3 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
3 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
3 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. […]