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New Viking Alex Boone rips ex-teammate Kaepernick for not standing during national anthem
20 mins ago   Vikings/NFL
Alex Boone tells ESPN that what the 49ers quarterback did was “shameful.”

Mackensie Alexander proving to be a worthwhile ‘handful’ for Vikings
33 mins ago   Vikings/NFL
The ball has a way of finding Mackensie Alexander, but he wasn’t sure who he needed to give it to after the game. As the Vikings rookie asked for an equipment manager, an. […]

Teddy Bridgewater looks sharp as Vikings move into stadium with a win
37 mins ago   Vikings/NFL
Bridgewater’s arm, Vikings fans are lively in U.S. Bank Stadium opener.

Mike Zimmer vs. local media gets national attention during Vikings-Chargers FOX broadcast
1 hour ago   Vikings/NFL
Zimmer explained to FOX broadcaster John Lynch why the Vikings coach was ‘prickly’ with the local media throughout the past week.

Adrian Peterson Sees Long-Term Future In Minnesota
2 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Eric Smith
Adrian Peterson has played every snap of his career with the Vikings, rushing for 11,675 yards and 97 touchdowns since being drafted in 2007. The Vikings running back doesn. […]

3 Stats that Stood Out: Vikings vs. Chargers
4 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
Click here to watch a replay of the first-ever game at U.S. Bank Stadium Sunday’s matchup vs. the Chargers via NFL Game Pass. Start your free trial today. In a day filled w. […]

Vikings make U.S. Bank Stadium home in win over San Diego
5 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said the team must improve its red zone offense if it hopes to win more games this season.

Snap judgment: Did Joe Berger win Vikings’ center job from John Sullivan?
6 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
Joe Berger played in Sunday’s preseason game while John Sullivan was a healthy scratch.

Monday Morning Mailbag: Treadwell’s Role on Offense
7 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. […]

Adrian Peterson Q&A: Vikings RB on Age, Training and How the NFL ‘Really Is’
7 hours ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Minnesota running back Adrian Peterson has just heard a derivation of the “30-year-old” running back question for roughly the four-millionth time, b. […]

Vikings notes: Sendejo doesn’t stop working to keep his job
16 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
The safety appears to have locked up the starting job next to Harrison Smith.

MyCole Pruitt, Antone Exum Jr. set for further testing on injured legs
16 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
A few Vikings starters with nagging injuries were held out of Sunday’s preseason game as a precaution. Though a couple more players were added to the list. At least they. […]

Vikings, Chargers Notebook: Treadwell, Rookies Continue Solid Preseason
17 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
Click here to watch a replay of the first-ever game at U.S. Bank Stadium Sunday’s matchup vs. the Chargers via NFL Game Pass. Start your free trial today. MINNEAPOLIS — T. […]

Zimmer, Vikings Adjusting to ‘Home, Sweet Home’
18 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
MINNEAPOLIS — Home, sweet home. Vikings fans saw Head Coach Mike Zimmer mouth the words on the mammoth HD video boards at U.S. Bank Stadium but heard the voice of Vince N. […]

Rudolph Snags 1st Vikings Touchdown In U.S. Bank Stadium
18 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Eric Smith
MINNEAPOLIS — Before the Vikings even started Friday’s practice in U.S. Bank Stadium, quarterback Teddy Bridgewater lobbed a pass to tight end Kyle Rudolph in the end z. […]

10 Observations from the Third Preseason Game
19 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Mike Wobschall
The Vikings took the field for the first time at U.S. Bank Stadium on Sunday, hosting the San Diego Chargers in the third game of the preseason for each club. You only have. […]

Harrison Smith Wants Stadium Benchmarks in Regular Season
20 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Eric Smith
MINNEAPOLIS — Harrison Smith had the first Vikings tackle in U.S. Bank Stadium history on Sunday, wrestling San Diego tight end Hunter Henry to the ground on a short pass. […]

Teddy Bridgewater Shines in 2-Minute Drill
20 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Lindsey Young
MINNEAPOLIS – They call him Two-Minute Teddy, but Sunday afternoon it was more like One-Minute Teddy. Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater played the entire first half o. […]

Postgame Quotes: Chargers at Vikings
21 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Vikings Head Coach Mike Zimmer  Lot of new experiences here in U.S. Bank Stadium. I thought there were a lot of good things; there’s obviously still a lot of things to c. […]

Game Notes: Vikings-Chargers
21 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
• The Vikings home record at their first preseason game at a new home stadium is 3-1-0. 1961 Metropolitan Stadium: Lost 17-21 vs. Los Angeles 1982 Mall of America Field:. […]

Trattou Celebrates Birthday by Making Key Plays
21 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Lindsey Young
MINNEAPOLIS – Justin Trattou celebrated his 28th birthday with a pair of defensive splash plays. Early in the third quarter, Chargers quarterback Kellen Clemens dropped b. […]

Vikings Open U.S. Bank Stadium with Defeat of Chargers
22 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
Click here to watch a replay of the first-ever game at U.S. Bank Stadium Sunday’s matchup vs. the Chargers via NFL Game Pass. Start your free trial today. MINNEAPOLIS — T. […]

Game Highlights: Vikings 23, Chargers 10
22 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Watch the top video highlights from the Vikings 23-10 victory over the Chargers first-ever football game at U.S. Bank Stadium: Click here to watch a replay via NFL Game Pas. […]

1st Half of Vikings-Chargers Filled with U.S. Bank Stadium 1sts
23 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
MINNEAPOLIS — The first half of the Vikings-Chargers game — the opener at U.S. Bank Stadium — is in the books after featuring several milestone moments. The first hal. […]

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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. […]