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Phil Loadholt on Attacking Adversity
2 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
The past two seasons have challenged Phil Loadholt with more than his share of adversity. Loadholt suffered a torn pectoral muscle in Week 12 of the 2014 season. He worked. […]

For Vikings in the offseason, there’s work to do
8 hours ago   Vikings/NFL


Sacks a Key Part of Super Bowl-Winning Formula
14 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Mike Wobschall
We hear it all the time: the NFL is a passing league. It’s hard to refute. Many of the NFL’s best teams and Super Bowl winners of late have featured superstar QBs and h. […]

Newton defends actions at Super Bowl: ‘I’m not about to conform’
15 hours ago   Vikings/NFL


Vikings position-by-position offseason primer: the quarterbacks
17 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
Teddy Bridgewater was far from spectacular in his second NFL season. But the Vikings, with the league’s leading rusher in Adrian Peterson and coach Mike Zimmer’s top-10. […]

La Canfora: Vikings Hires Say a Lot About Zimmer
18 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
Last week’s lead up to Super Bowl 50 provided an opportunity for Vikings.com’s Scott Kegley to ask CBSSports.com’s NFL Insider Jason La Canfora about recent hires mad. […]

Houston on deck, Minnesota in the hole for Super Bowls up next
19 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
Minn. host committee was taking notes Monday on Houston’s bowl launch.

Minnesota Super Bowl Committee Ready to Prep for Spotlight
19 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Eric Smith
Now that Super Bowl 50 is over and done with, the focus has already shifted to next year’s title game in Houston. But in less than two years, the spectacle is coming to M. […]

I’m surprised to find I miss the Metrodome
19 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
Turns out, the much-maligned stadium was an important setting for much of my adult life.

For Newton, the loss is understandable; his lack of caring is not
20 hours ago   Vikings/NFL


First-time Experiences Abundant for Zach Line in 2015
21 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Lindsey Young
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. – Vikings fullback Zach Line experienced a bevy of firsts in 2015. He scored his first NFL touchdown in Week 2 against Detroit and his first receiving. […]

Eller, Page on Sport’s Role in Breaking Barriers
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
An average of 111.9 million television viewers watched Super Bowl 50, making the game the third-most-watched broadcast in the U.S. Many gathered with friends or family to w. […]

With title secure, Elway’s job now gets tougher
1 day ago   Vikings/NFL


Vote For Adrian Peterson’s Top Play of 2015
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Watch the nominees for Adrian Peterson’s Play of the Year via the video player above, and then cast your vote below for your favorite. What was Adrian Peterson’s Play of th. […]

Peterson Helps Starkey Super Bowl Hearing Mission
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
Vikings running back Adrian Peterson and his wife Ashley helped Starkey Hearing Foundation with its ninth annual Super Bowl Hearing Mission. The mission was held Saturday b. […]

Decision looms on tackle Matt Kalil
1 day ago   Vikings/NFL
Of the many decisions the NFC North champions must make this offseason, one of the more interesting ones centers on left tackle Matt Kalil. Last offseason, the Vikings exer. […]

10 Questions Heading into the Offseason
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Mike Wobschall
Super Bowl 50 is in the books and now the 2015 season is officially in the rear view mirror. That means it’s time to look ahead to what’s in store for 2016. After an 11. […]

Defense Wins Championships, and the Vikings Have Defense
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Lindsey Young
It’s an old adage that defense wins championships, and the Denver Broncos proved the statement’s truth in their 24-10 Super Bowl win over Carolina Sunday night. Broncos. […]

Bryan Harper | Vice President of Content & Production
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Lindsey Young
The 2016 season will mark Bryan Harper’s 13th with the Vikings and 16th in the NFL. As Vice President of Content and Production, Harper leads a talented staff that is col. […]

Carl Lee on His ‘Super Bowl’
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
The Super Bowl’s popularity enables the championship game to take on meanings beyond the be-all, end-all matchup at the end of NFL seasons. Former Vikings defensive back. […]

Monday Morning Mailbag: Going WR In Round One?
2 days 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. […]

Brett Favre on Hall of Fame, QBs He Admired & 2009 Season
3 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
Brett Favre said Saturday night that his selection to the Pro Football Hall of Fame exceeded the dreams he had as a youngster. Favre was tabbed as part of the eight-member. […]

Warren Moon ‘Grateful’ to See Opportunities Extended
3 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
Today’s matchup between the Broncos and Panthers is the fourth straight Super Bowl with an African American quarterback, which at one point in history was unthinkable. A. […]

Today’s Video
2 months ago   Vikings/NFL


Access Vikings: The Podcast
6 months ago   Vikings/NFL


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. […]