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Linval Joseph’s Elliptical Routine Helps Make New Strides
52 mins ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Linval Joseph towers over an elliptical machine. Listed at 6-foot-4 and 329 pounds, the Vikings defensive tackle doesn’t keep track of how many st. […]

Alex Boone practices for second straight day, will start on Monday
53 mins ago   Vikings/NFL
Left guard Alex Boone practiced for a second straight day today and the Vikings did not declare a game-day status for him on the final injury report, so he will be availabl. […]

Presser Points: Zimmer on Eli Manning and the Giants Slim Secondary
1 hour ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Lindsey Young
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. – The Vikings have spent the week preparing to face the New York Giants on Monday Night Football. Although the two teams played each other last season. […]

Gruden: Adam Thielen Stands Out in Film Study
2 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Mike Wobschall
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Adam Thielen has caught the eye of a Super Bowl-winning coach. ESPN analyst Jon Gruden was at Winter Park on Saturday to watch practice and chat wit. […]

David Morgan, Sharrif Floyd Out Against Giants
2 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
The Vikings will be without two players as they take on the Giants on Monday Night Football.  DT Sharrif Floyd (knee) continues to rehab from last week’s knee surgery an. […]

The Skinny Post: Vikings Vying for 7th Straight Regular-Season Win
3 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Eric Smith
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. —The countdown to the bright lights of Monday night is shrinking. The Vikings will put their 3-0 record on the line against the 2-1 Giants on Monday N. […]

What’d They Say: Giants Talk About Vikings
4 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
Giants Defensive Coordinator Steve Spagnuolo was head coach of the Rams when St. Louis drafted Sam Bradford with the first overall pick in 2010. Spagnuolo led the Rams from. […]

Vikings defenders are learning from their mistakes
4 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
Communication on defense prevents the same errors from being repeated.

Bud Grant Inducted into Winnipeg Blue Bombers Ring of Honour
5 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Lindsey Young
Hall of Fame Coach Bud Grant was honored Friday for early chapters of his storied legacy. The Winnipeg Blue Bombers inducted Grant into the Ring of Honour; he is the sevent. […]

Transcript: Zimmer Addressed the Media Saturday
5 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Vikings Head Coach Mike Zimmer   We’re hoping that it’s a hostile environment and that our fans are loud and excited. It really is a great test. They’re very, very t. […]

Jeff Locke got help in his best game
8 hours ago   Vikings/NFL


Difference Night and Day for Vikings-Giants Prime-time Rematch
22 hours ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Monday night will mark back-to-back night games between the Vikings and Giants, but Minnesota Head Coach Mike Zimmer said the difference between New. […]

Listen: Vikings look to make Eli miserable (again) and stay undefeated
22 hours ago   Vikings/NFL
Our Access Vikings Gameday Preview podcast takes a deeper look at the matchups in the upcoming Monday Night Football game between the Vikings and Giants.

Part of Vikings ‘3 Deep’ Sees ‘3-Headed Monster’ with Giants
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — The arrival of Randy Moss in 1998 was a momentous addition for the Vikings receiving corps. Moss joined Hall of Famer Cris Carter and Jake Reed to f. […]

Sam Bradford thinks he could help running game
1 day ago   Vikings/NFL


Alex Boone returns to Vikings practice
1 day ago   Vikings/NFL
Starting left guard Alex Boone returned to practice this afternoon. Boone was knocked out of last week’s win over the Panthers with a hip injury and he did not practice T. […]

Presser Points: Turner on McKinnon, Edwards on Hunter
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Lindsey Young
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. – Vikings Offensive Coordinator Norv Turner, Defensive Coordinator George Edwards and Special Teams Coordinator Mike Priefer spoke to members of the m. […]

Vikings’ Stefon Diggs could be the difference maker vs. Giants [X-factor]
1 day ago   Vikings/NFL
Every week following the Access Vikings Gameday Preview podcast, we’ll delve deeper into who Andrew Krammer pegged as the potential difference maker for the upcoming gam. […]

NFL Expert Picks: Eyeing Vikings-Giants Prime-time Matchup
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Chris Corso
The Vikings are bringing a 3-0 record back home to U.S. Bank Stadium for a prime-time matchup against the New York Giants (2-1) on Monday Night Football . Let’s see who t. […]

Vikings first-rounder Treadwell still looking for first NFL catch
1 day ago   Vikings/NFL
Neither he nor starter Charles Johnson has been a factor in the Vikings’ passing game.

Transcript: Coordinators Addressed the Media Friday
1 day ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Vikings Offensive Coordinator Norv Turner  Q: Zimmer was talking about the Giants’ front four. What is it about them that makes them so difficult to block? A: I refer to. […]

Dedicated Skyway Route to U.S. Bank Stadium to be Open for Next Two Home Games
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Vikings PR
Eden Prairie, MN (September 30, 2016) – In collaboration with the Greater Minneapolis Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA), the Minneapolis Downtown Council an. […]

Vikings See Signs of Boosting Run Game, More to Improve
2 days ago   Minnesota Vikings : News – Craig Peters
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. —The blend was smooth, the balance was nice and the results were completely positive. The Vikings opened the third quarter against the Panthers with a. […]

Randy Moss still bleeds purple, likes what he sees from Sam Bradford
2 days ago   Vikings/NFL
A few months back, it was announced that Randy Moss was leaving FOX and joining ESPN as an NFL analyst. As soon as he made the switch, he looked at the calendar and saw the. […]

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3 days ago   Vikings/NFL


Adrian Peterson Contract: Latest News, Rumors on RB’s Future with Vikings
6 days ago   Bleacher Report – Minnesota Vikings
The Minnesota Vikings want to restructure Adrian Peterson’s $18 million contract for 2017 and reportedly won’t retain him if the running back refuses to negotiate a reworke. […]

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. […]