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Minnesota Vikings News from local media and analysts.


Access Vikings morning walkthrough: July 29
1 min ago   Vikings/NFL
Our Vikings reporters walk you through what’s going on with the team today.

Vikings keep big piece of puzzle by extending Rudolph
2 hours ago   Vikings/NFL


Access Vikings: Rudolph gets five-year extension
2 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph received a five-year extension on Sunday.

Vikings notes: Peterson sings praises of Turner’s offense
5 hours ago   Vikings/NFL


What you missed at Vikings training camp Monday night
8 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
Vikings first night practice of camp comes before the team’s first day off for players.

Vikings day at camp: Team focuses on situational drills
9 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
A look at the team’s practices on Monday:

Vikings camp: July 28
10 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
Viking camp in Mankato continued Monday.

Chart: NFL’s top-paid tight ends
11 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
A look at where Kyle Rudolph ranks after his new contract:

Kyle Rudolph talks about signing new Vikings deal
13 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
The Vikings on Sunday night signed tight end Kyle Rudolph to a contract extension that will keep him in Minnesota through 2019.

Vikings 4 Downs: Blanton, Barr, Leonard, winning
13 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
Every Monday during the offseason we’ll take four questions from Twitter for our weekly mailbag using the #VikingsST hashtag.

With New Deal, Rudolph Ready For Bigger Year
16 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Associated Press
MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have pledged to make Kyle Rudolph a larger part of their offense for, well, his whole career. Now this enhanced role is almost i. […]

Zimmer, Priefer and Rudolph Address The Media on Monday
16 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Vikings Head Coach Mike Zimmer Well, yesterday we had our first day in pads and we had a few more false start penalties than we have had in the past. It actually started ra. […]

Lunch Break, July 28: Middle LB Competition, Peterson Pass Protecting and More
20 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Sam Newton
Middle linebacker competition will be fierce Who is Minnesota’s man in the middle? That’s a question that has yet to be answered. But according to the Pioneer Press’. […]

Vikings Must Continue Making Teddy Bridgewater Truly Earn Starting QB Gig
20 hours ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
As the superlatives trickle out of Mankato, Minnesota, temptation may arise to anoint rookie Teddy Bridgewater as the Vikings’ starting quarterback—and sooner rather than. […]

Monday Morning Mailbag: Barr Looking The Part So Far
1 day 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. […]

Kyle Rudolph, Vikings Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction
1 day ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
The Minnesota Vikings have struck an agreement on a new five-year contract with Pro Bowl tight end Kyle Rudolph. Jay Glazer of Fox Sports reported the news Sunday, outlini. […]

Vikings Sign Kyle Rudolph To Contract Extension
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Mankato, MN (July 27, 2014) – The Minnesota Vikings have announced that Kyle Rudolph has signed a contract extension with the club. Rudolph caught 9 touchdown passes in 2. […]

Pads Start Popping at Practice No. 3
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Mike Wobschall
Football is officially back. If move-in day, the first walk-through and a couple of days of OTA-style practices didn’t pull you from the NFL abyss, Sunday’s practice su. […]

Minnesota Vikings: First Impressions from Training Camp
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
The Minnesota Vikings training camp started with a fire alarm that was perhaps as metaphorical as it was literal on Friday morning. As reported by CBSlocal.com, players awo. […]

What Role Does the Nose Tackle Have in Zimmer’s Defense?
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Mike Wobschall
On Sunday, the Vikings held their first padded practice of 2014 Verizon Vikings Training Camp. This was a significant event on many levels, with one of them being it’s th. […]

Zimmer Addresses The Media On Sunday
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Head Coach Mike Zimmer  We’re getting ready to get in pads this afternoon, so it’ll be good to see another part of the progress of the football team. As far as injury. […]

Day 2 Sees Defense Step It Up
3 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Mike Wobschall
Morning rain gave way to clear skies and warm temperatures on Saturday as the Vikings put in another full day’s work at 2014 Verizon Vikings Training Camp. The Vikings de. […]

Walsh, Locke Ready For Outdoor Home Games
3 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Associated Press
MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – The kicker and the punter on any team had better get along, with all the time the specialists spend together and apart from the rest of the players. B. […]

Turner, Edwards Talk On Day 2 Of Camp
3 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Vikings Offensive Coordinator Norv Turner This is my first time in about ten years going away to training camp. Most teams are doing it at their home facility, this is real. […]

Practice No. 1 Highlights: Thielen Makes Catch of the Day
3 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Mike Wobschall
It’s official: 2014 Verizon Vikings Training Camp is underway. Head Coach Mike Zimmer conducted his first training camp practice with the Vikings, and everything seemed t. […]

Cassel, Zimmer Address The Media on Friday
4 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Vikings Coach Mike Zimmer Finished the first walk through this morning. I was actually very pleased with the retention that we’ve had over the course of the five weeks we. […]

QB Competition Begins For Vikings at Camp
4 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Associated Press
MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – The first day of Minnesota Vikings training camp started early, with a 1:30 a.m. fire alarm that turned out to be false but sent everyone sleepily str. […]

Lunch Break, July 25: Priefer Situation, Starting QB Job and More
4 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Sam Newton
Several Vikings Address Priefer Situation, Express Support The Vikings on Wednesday arrived in Mankato for check-in day at 2014 Verizon Vikings Training Camp. Check-in day. […]

Vikings Training Camp 2014: Burning Questions and Top Storylines for Minnesota
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
The Minnesota Vikings report to their 2014 training camp in Mankato, Minnesota, today. Who is the rookie to watch for in Minnesota’s training camp? Which veteran free-agent. […]

Minnesota Vikings: Ranking the Upgrades Made This Offseason
6 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
As training camps open across the NFL, spirits couldn’t be higher for the coming season. Every team has its new shiny toys, whether it be draft picks, free-agent signings o. […]

Minnesota Vikings Training Camp: 5 Early Storylines to Watch
1 week ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
The start of training camp is an exciting time for any fan of the Minnesota Vikings. It marks the beginning of a fresh season—a chance for this team to get back to the to. […]

Draft Preview: Investing In Returns
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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)
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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)
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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
1 year 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. […]