Every day On most days, our Vikings reporters walk you through what’s happening that day.
WHAT YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED
— NT Linval Joseph is OK after being shot in the calf at a nightclub yesterday morning.
— S Kurt Coleman is happy to be out of Philly and in Minny competing for a starting spot.
— Head coach Mike Zimmer was mostly pleased with what he saw from the Vikings.
TWEET OF THE (YESTER)DAY
In dying need of a barber in MN. For business inquires please DM me. Sincerely, Wolverine
— Jabari Price (@JayPrice04) August 9, 2014
AROUND THE NFC NORTH
— The Lions protected their red zone in their preseason win over the Browns.
— OLB Julius Peppers made his Packers debut in their preseason-opening loss.
— TE Zach Miller had a memorable debut for the Bears.
TODAY’S VIKINGS SCHEDULE
The Vikings are back in Mankato with a brief walkthrough at 11:20 a.m. and practice at 3 p.m.
SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT
The Vikings committed just ten holding penalties in 2013, the lowest total in the league.