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Vikings Injury Update : Anthony Barr, Linval Joseph

The Minnesota Vikings are having one hell of a preseason. Unfortunately, a perfect record doesn't always mean all the wheels are turning properly. Anthony Barr, Minnesota's ninth-overall draft pick, and Linval  Joseph, the Vikings new defensive anchor, have both sustained minor injuries that will keep them both out of the Viking's preseason finale.#453417376 / gettyimages...
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Vikings roll out massive '40 for 60' burger

The Minnesota Vikings will spend the next two seasons playing at TCF Bank Stadium, the home of the Minnesota Golden Gophers, as their new billion-dollar stadium gets built on the site of the razed Metrodome. While some things invariably had to be scaled back related to the traditional “NFL Gameday Experience” given the team will […] The post Vikings roll out ’40 for 60 Burger’...
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Vikings offense has Adrian Peterson excited; “The best offense I’ve Played In”

Norv Turner is in Minnesota and he is turning things up a bit.  One player that is super excited about the new offensive scheme is Adrian Peterson.  Peterson feels this is the best offense he has ever played in.  “This is going to be the best offense I’ve played in. This is the offense I’ve […] The post Vikings offense has Adrian Peterson excited; “The best offense I’ve...
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Report: Vikings coaches won’t hesitate to bench Matt Cassel if he struggles

Even though Matt Cassel won the Vikings starting job,  they won’t hesitate to bench him if he struggles,  according to Mike Freeman of Bleacher Report. The Vikings are being extremely careful with Bridgewater, which is smart. But from what I hear from coaches on that staff, the team won’t hesitate to use Bridgewater should Cassel struggle. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551...
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Photo of new Vikings stadium going up

Looks like they’re making some good progress with the Vikings new stadium. A look at the MN Vikings stadium progress, taken today @caplannfl — Matthew Schilken (@brandfixer) August 27, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Photo of new Vikings...
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17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Peterson: ‘I work with the mindset of being the best ever’

The Minnesota Vikings are heading into yet another season where running back Adrian Peterson is expected to be one of the top backs in the league. Peterson has powered Minnesota’s offense for seven years already, and has amassed 10,115 yards and 86 touchdowns on 2,033 carries. Needless to say, he has put up big numbers on a Vikings’ offense that hasn’t had a good quarterback...
Via Sports-Glory
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wednesday web roundup: Minnesota Vikings

Bridgewater may start preseason finale ► For players already assured of their role on a football team, fourth preseason games are typically things ... Tom Powers: Vikings' offense apparently was better than we thought ► Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Greg Jennings makes a catch during training ... all 11 Vikings offensive starters from 2013 are set to return in the...
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Minnesota Vikings: Final preseason game against the Titans

For most teams in the NFL, the fourth and final preseason game involves their starters playing very few snaps, even they even see the field. This shouldn’t be any different for the Minnesota Vikings when they travel to Tennessee to take on the Titans on Thursday at 7 PM CT. Most of the starters will probably watch from the sidelines, letting the 2nd and 3rd string players get most...
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Teddy Bridgewater takes out ad in Lousiville student paper to thank fans (photo)

Teddy Bridgewater may have moved on to the Minneapolis after being drafted in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft by the Minnesota Vikings, but his heart still remains in Louisville. The rookie signal-caller took out a full-page ad in the latest edition of “The Louisville Cardinal,” the schools student newspaper, to thank the […] The post Teddy Bridgewater takes out ad in...
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Minnesota Vikings move down in Power Rankings, fall out of top-25 spot

We know what we’re going to know. With training camps complete, three preseason games – including the “dress rehearsal” – in the books and veterans on the shelf until the regular season opener, the data needed to evaluate every NFL team prior to the start of the 2014 campaign is in the books. Some look ready to go, while others have work to do. A few franchises have emerged...
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Predicting the Vikings 53 Man Roster | Version 2.0

With only 1 preseason game left and the first round of cuts in the books the roster is getting a tad clearer. Below is version 2 and the 2nd to last projection for the Vikings 53 man roster. First Round Vikings of Cuts: CB Derek Cox, S Mistral Raymond, T Pierce Burton, S Brandan Bishop, WR Kamar Jorden, WR Erik Lora, T Kevin Murphy, DT Kheeston Randall, DE Tyler Scott, DE Jake...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Before drafting you need to see Minnesota Vikings WR Cordarrelle Patterson’s fantasy ranking

With the preseason games that most teams use as a dress rehearsal now in the rearview mirror, the 2014 NFL season is officially right around the corner. The next time fans see the league’s star players it will be during games on opening weekend. That means one thing: Fantasy football drafts are upon us. In order to get a ready, it’s time to start putting together a draft board...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings make a ton of roster moves; Release 12

Today the Minnesota Vikings cut Brandon Bishop, Pierce Burton, Derek Cox, Andy Cruse, Kamar Jorden, Erik Lora, Kevin Murphy, Kheeston Randall, Tyler, Jake Snyder, Kory Sperry, Robert Steeples and Ty Walker. The also cut Mistral Raymond and placed Chase Ford on the PUP List. @RavensInsider: Vikings waived-injured Mistral Raymond, activated Chase Ford from physically unable […] The...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
2 days ago  |  1 Comment

Vikings Cut 13 Players Including CB Derek Cox

  Tom Pelissero of USA Today reports that the Vikings have begun to make their roster cuts and veteran CB Derek Cox is among them. Pelissero adds that S Mistral Raymond has been waived/injured and Other players cut include: G Pierce Burton, WR Kamar Jorden, WR Erik Lora, OT Kevin Murphy, WR Ty Walker, TE Kory Sperry, S Brandan Bishop, DT Kheeston Randall, DE Tyler Scott, DE...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings: Sleeper Team To Watch in 2014?

The offseason presents a ray of sunshine across the NFL landscape. Each team is presented with a clean slate and a golden opportunity to fill various holes through the draft and free agency. It’s no wonder that nearly every year about half of the teams that made the trip to the postseason the previous year fall short of returning to the NFL’s tournament. The Atlanta Falcons and...
Via Gridiron Grit
2 days ago  |  Discuss
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