Three keys to a Vikings win on Sunday

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After last week’s disastrous NFL opener, the Minnesota Vikings (0-1) had a lot to work on this week while preparing to take on the Chicago Bears (1-0) Sunday. One key to the Vikings returning to their winning ways is the return of DT Kevin Williams. Defensive Coordinator Alan Williams said Thursday he expects Williams to […]

Five things to keep an eye on in the Vikings-Lions season opener

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Well guys, it’s finally here! The Minnesota Vikings kick off their 2013 season against the Detroit Lions today. After a surprise playoff appearance last season, the bar is set high for this season’s team. Here are five things to keep an eye on today. Adrian Peterson — This will be Peterson’s first real game action […]

Adrian Peterson answers fans’ questions on Reddit

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On Tuesday, Adrian Peterson spent part of his day answering questions from fans’ on Reddit.com, which was set up by Wheaties. Below are the highlights of his Q&A: On his nick name (is it AD or AP?) AD! On if he can reach 2,000 yards again next season i feel like i’ll be able to […]

Vikings News Bulletin: Peterson to play and Floyd has surgery

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Adrian Peterson will make his preseason debut on Sunday against the 49ers, Leslie Frazier announced on Sunday. It will be his first preseason action since 2011 after missing last year’s while rehabbing from his torn ACL. Peterson attempted to talk Frazier into getting him some action in the first two games, but wasn’t successful in […]

Vikings Unveil New Stadium Design

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After many months of speculation, the Minnesota Vikings, the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority and HKS Sports and Entertainment Group have now unveiled their plan for the new Vikings Stadium. “The design reflects the true story of the Minnesota community with its international style driven by climatic response and energy conservation,” said Bryan Trubey, design principal, HKS […]

Vikings Trade Back Into First Round To Select Cordarrelle Patterson

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The Minnesota Vikings traded back in the first round to help bolster their offense. After trading with the New England Patriots, the Vikings selected WR Cordarrelle Patterson from Tennessee. The Vikings gave up picks No. 53, 83, 102 and 229 to grab Patterson with the No. 29 pick. “It looks like a lot given up, […]

Vikings Select Xavier Rhodes With Their No. 25 Pick

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The Minnesota Vikings filled another defensive need with their second pick in the first round. With the No. 25 pick that was acquired in the Percy Harvin trade with the Seahawks, the Vikings selected CB Xavier Rhodes from Florida State. After losing Antoine Winfield in the offseason, also to the Seahawks (*cough cough* Vikings west […]

Vikings Select Sharrif Floyd With Their No. 23 Pick

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The Minnesota Vikings have filled one of their holes with the No. 23 pick in the NFL Draft by selecting Florida DT Sharrif Floyd. “I couldn’t have been part of a better ball club,” Floyd said. “I’m excited to get started.” Projected as Mike Mayock’s second best player in the draft, Floyd fell all the […]

Vikings News Bulletin: Draft Preview And First Round Mock Drafts

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  Draft day has finally arrived. All of the anticipation and rumors come to a close tonight as the first round kicks off at Radio City Music Hall. The Vikings have two picks in the first round (No. 23 and No. 25, which was acquired in the Percy Harvin trade with the Seahawks.) With two picks […]

Vikings’ 2013 Regular Season Schedule Released

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After knowing their opponents for awhile, the Minnesota Vikings learned when they would be playing their opponents on Thursday night. After a playoff run in 2012, the Minnesota Vikings will play three prime-time games this upcoming season. The Vikings will open their season in Detroit on Sept. 8, in addition to closing out their season […]

Vikings Get Their Wide Receiver In Greg Jennings

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The Minnesota Vikings have found a new target for Christian Ponder to throw to. On Friday, the Vikings signed former Packers WR Greg Jennings to a five-year, $47.5 million deal with $18 million guaranteed, according to ESPN. “We’re really excited about the fact that he brings high character,” said head coach Leslie Frazier. “He’s a […]

Free Agency News Bulletin: Vikings Sign Matt Cassel

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Day three of free agency kicked off with the Vikings coming to terms with Matt Cassel, and ended with them trying to woo Greg Jennings. Vikings ink Cassel The Minnesota Vikings agreed to terms with QB Matt Cassel on Thursday, according to Jay Glazer. Cassel is coming to Minnesota on a two-year contract that is worth up […]

Vikings Hit The Ground Running with Free Agency

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Free agency started at 3 p.m. today, but the Minnesota Vikings were off and running with team changes. Their biggest move so far is the trade of WR Percy Harvin to the Seattle Seahawks. Harvin, who had arguably one of his best seasons despite only playing less than nine games, had been rumored to have […]

Vikings Trade Percy Harvin to Seattle

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The Percy Harvin saga in Minnesota seems to becoming to an end with the Vikings trading him to Seattle, according to multiple reports. In exchange, Jay Glazer reports, the Vikings will receive Seattle’s first-round (No. 25 overall), seventh-round pick this season and a third-round pick in 2014. The Seahawks will reward Harvin with a new […]

Report: Percy Harvin Requests Trade From Vikngs

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Percy Harvin has dominated most of the Vikings offseason chatter, and it continued that way on the Saturday before free agency. According to Sid Hartman of the Star Tribune, Percy Harvin has informed “the Vikings he doesn’t want to play for them and wants to be traded.” Harvin has one year remaining on his rookie […]