MINNESOTA VIKINGS

Oct 18, 2015; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer speaks, right, with general manager Rick Spielman before the game with the Kansas City Chiefs at TCF Bank Stadium. The Vikings win 16-10. Mandatory Credit: Bruce Kluckhohn-USA TODAY Sports

Prudence or Overreaction: Vikings’ fans losing faith in Spielman; frustration mounts

After disastrous tenures in Detroit and Miami, in which he left the Lions' and Dolphins' franchises in shambles, Minnesota Vikings' general manager, Rick Spielman...
Oct 9, 2016; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson (84) celebrates his touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Houston Texans at U.S. Bank Stadium. The Vikings defeated the Texans 31-13. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

Purple Update: Patterson signs with Raiders as another Viking is lost

On Monday, the Oakland Raiders announced that they had signed wide receiver and kick return specialist, Cordarrelle Patterson. He is believed to have signed...
Sep 8, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions offensive tackle Riley Reiff (71) and Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen (69) battle for position during the first quarter at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports

Vikings sign two offensive tackles

By signing offensive tackles, Riley Reiff and Mike Remmers, in the early stages of free agency, Minnesota is making an effort to create greater protection around...
Oct 23, 2016; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Minnesota Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes (29) intercepts a pass during the first quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field.

Vikings’ Today: Cornerback Xavier Rhodes in line for big payday

The Minnesota Vikings enter the offseason with 17 total free agents, 13 unrestricted and 4 restricted. In addition to free agency however, the team also needs to look...
Jan 2, 2017; Pasadena, CA, USA; USC Trojans defensive back Adoree' Jackson (2) runs against Penn State Nittany Lions wide receiver DeAndre Thompkins (3) in the first quarter of the 2017 Rose Bowl game at Rose Bowl. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

Minnesota Vikings; day four combine prospects

The final group of prospects to arrive to the NFL scouting combine is the defensive backs;of course the grouping involves corner backs, strong safeties and free safeties.
Sep 10, 2016; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Panthers defensive lineman Ejuan Price (L) causes Penn State Nittany Lions quarterback Trace McSorley (9) to fumble during the second quarter at Heinz Field. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

Minnesota Vikings; day three combine prospects

On the third day of the combine the NFL gave to me a bunch of big boys that like to eat meat and gravy. This writer will definitely not become a lyricist anytime...
Jan 3, 2016; Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson tries to break a tackle by Green Bay Packers linebacker Jake Ryan in the fourth quarter at Lambeau Field.

Minnesota Vikings pass on Adrian Peterson’s 2017 option

On Tuesday, the Minnesota Vikings decided to forgo the option on Adrian Peterson's 2017 contract. By declining to pick up his option, the Vikings will save...
Nov 26, 2016; Tuscaloosa, AL, USA; Alabama Crimson Tide wide

Minnesota Vikings: Day two combine prospects

The second day of the NFL scouting combine is highlighted by quarterbacks, wide receivers and tight ends. The Vikings may not be using high draft picks on these...
Dec 3, 2016; Laramie, WY, USA; Wyoming Cowboys running back and combine attendee Brian, Hill (5), runs against San Diego State Aztecs cornerback Damontae Kazee (23) during the fourth quarter at the Mountain West Championship college football game at War Memorial Stadium. The Aztecs beat the Cowboys 27-24. Mandatory Credit: Troy Babbitt-USA TODAY Sports

Minnesota Vikings: Day one combine prospects

With the NFL Combine set to take place from February 28th through March 6th, it is time for fans to familiarize themselves with certain names. The first field-day...
Dec 20, 2015; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings offensive lineman Joe Berger (61) gets ready to snap the ball in the second quarter against the Chicago Bears at TCF Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports

Minnesota Vikings Free Agency Preview: Offensive Line

Improving along the offensive line will be essential for the Minnesota Vikings to increase offensive production in 2017. Minnesota’s protection issues are evident...
Aug 9, 2015; Canton, OH, USA; Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs (14) dives for the end zone during the third quarter against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports

Vikings’ strength of schedule is NFL’s fifth easiest

The Vikings are coming off of a disappointing 2016 campaign in which so much had been expected of them. There was great hype surrounding a Minnesota team...
Jan 2, 2017; Arlington, TX, USA; Wisconsin Badgers defensive end Alec James (57) and Western Michigan Broncos offensive lineman Taylor Moton (72) in action in the 2017 Cotton Bowl game at AT&T Stadium. The Badgers defeat the Broncos 24-16. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

Minnesota Vikings’ early-round draft prospects: offensive linemen

It is absolutely no secret the Minnesota Vikings need an offensive lineman or two; actually they may need three. Should the team deem the free agents unworthy...
Oct 13, 2013; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson (28) breaks the tackle of Carolina Panthers cornerback Melvin White (23) in the second quarter at Mall of America Field at H.H.H. Metrodome. Panthers win 35-10. Mandatory Credit: Bruce Kluckhohn-USA TODAY Sports

What should the Vikings do about Adrian Peterson

To say Adrian Peterson's 2016 season with the Vikings was a disappointment would be putting it lightly, but then again Minnesota's ground game as a whole...
Aug 29, 2015; Arlington, TX, USA; Minnesota Vikings guard Brandon Fusco (63) blocks for quarterback Teddy Bridgewater (5) in the first quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium. Minnesota won 28-14. Mandatory Credit: Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

Vikings Release OG Brandon Fusco and OG Mike Harris

The Minnesota Vikings announced last Friday that they had released guards, Brandon Fusco and Mike Harris, as the look to rebuild an offensive line that struggled...