Decision looms for Vikings on tackle Matt Kalil

Decision looms for Vikings on tackle Matt Kalil

If the Vikings want, they can cut Kalil by the start of the league year on March 9 without any cap penalties and free up $11.1 million in space.

Vikings quarterback great Joe Kapp has Alzheimer's, is donating brain

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Vikings quarterback great Joe Kapp has Alzheimer's, is donating brain
Kapp is among the many former players who sued over brain damage and won a settlement with the NFL. The deal is on hold, however, as some of the players appeal.

Dominant defense shuts down Newton, carries Broncos to Super Bowl title

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Dominant defense shuts down Newton, carries Broncos to Super Bowl title
Denver forced Cam Newton and the Panthers into five turnovers, and there was talk after the game about where the Broncos' defense should rank among the best ever.
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12:46pm

Souhan: Who's better than the Vikings going into next season?

The only teams that can enter 2016 accurately thinking they are clearly better than the Vikings are the last two team to lose to the Broncos:
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12:22pm

Souhan: What's next for Manning after grabbing elusive second ring?

Seeing the sunset through the confetti after winning the Super Bowl, Peyton Manning looks primed for next chapter.
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12:06pm

Vikings players join Twitter conversation during Super Bowl 50

Vikings star Adrian Peterson tweets to affirm Denver's Von Miller as Super Bowl MVP. Defensive end Sharrif Floyd amused by Cam Newton-Michael Jordan meme swirling around social media.
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Poll: Should the Vikings keep Matt Kalil?

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  • NFC North w l t pct pf pa home away
    Minnesota 11 5 0 .688 365 302 6-2 5-3
    Green Bay 10 6 0 .625 368 323 5-3 5-3
    Detroit 7 9 0 .438 358 400 4-4 3-5
    Chicago 6 10 0 .375 335 397 1-7 5-3
  • NFC South w l t pct pf pa home away
    Carolina 15 1 0 .938 500 308 8-0 7-1
    Atlanta 8 8 0 .500 339 345 4-4 4-4
    New Orleans 7 9 0 .438 408 476 4-4 3-5
    Tampa Bay 6 10 0 .375 342 417 3-5 3-5
  • NFC East w l t pct pf pa home away
    Washington 9 7 0 .563 388 379 6-2 3-5
    Philadelphia 7 9 0 .438 377 430 3-5 4-4
    NY Giants 6 10 0 .375 420 442 3-5 3-5
    Dallas 4 12 0 .250 275 374 1-7 3-5
  • NFC West w l t pct pf pa home away
    Arizona 13 3 0 .813 489 313 6-2 7-1
    Seattle 10 6 0 .625 423 277 5-3 5-3
    St. Louis 7 9 0 .438 280 330 5-3 2-6
    San Francisco 5 11 0 .313 238 387 4-4 1-7
  • AFC North w l t pct pf pa home away
    Cincinnati 12 4 0 .750 419 279 6-2 6-2
    Pittsburgh 10 6 0 .625 423 319 6-2 4-4
    Baltimore 5 11 0 .313 328 401 3-5 2-6
    Cleveland 3 13 0 .188 278 432 2-6 1-7
  • AFC South w l t pct pf pa home away
    Houston 9 7 0 .563 339 313 5-3 4-4
    Indianapolis 8 8 0 .500 333 408 4-4 4-4
    Jacksonville 5 11 0 .313 376 448 4-4 1-7
    Tennessee 3 13 0 .188 299 423 1-7 2-6
  • AFC East w l t pct pf pa home away
    New England 12 4 0 .750 465 315 7-1 5-3
    NY Jets 10 6 0 .625 387 314 6-2 4-4
    Buffalo 8 8 0 .500 379 359 5-3 3-5
    Miami 6 10 0 .375 310 389 3-5 3-5
  • AFC West w l t pct pf pa home away
    Denver 12 4 0 .750 355 296 6-2 6-2
    Kansas City 11 5 0 .688 405 287 6-2 5-3
    Oakland 7 9 0 .438 359 399 3-5 4-4
    San Diego 4 12 0 .250 320 398 3-5 1-7
  • Passing Yards
    T. Bridgewater MIN 3231
    S. Hill MIN 15
  • Rushing Yards
    A. Peterson MIN 1485
    J. McKinnon MIN 271
    T. Bridgewater MIN 192
    M. Asiata MIN 112
    A. Thielen MIN 89
  • Receiving Yards
    S. Diggs MIN 720
    K. Rudolph MIN 495
    M. Wallace MIN 473
    J. Wright MIN 442
    A. Peterson MIN 222
  • Defensive Tackles (Total)
    E. Kendricks MIN 92
    A. Sendejo MIN 73
    A. Barr MIN 68
    C. Greenway MIN 68
    H. Smith MIN 66
  • Interceptions
    T. Newman MIN 3
    C. Munnerlyn MIN 2
    H. Smith MIN 2
    J. Trattou MIN 2
    (4) Players 1
  • Sacks
    E. Griffen MIN 10.5
    D. Hunter MIN 6.0
    T. Johnson MIN 5.5
    B. Robison MIN 5.0
    E. Kendricks MIN 4.0
  • Passing Yards
    D. Brees NO 4870
    C. Palmer ARI 4671
    M. Ryan ATL 4591
    E. Manning NYG 4432
    M. Stafford DET 4262
  • Rushing Yards
    A. Peterson MIN 1485
    D. Martin TB 1402
    T. Gurley STL 1106
    D. McFadden DAL 1089
    D. Freeman ATL 1056
  • Receiving Yards
    J. Jones ATL 1871
    O. Beckham Jr. NYG 1450
    L. Fitzgerald ARI 1215
    C. Johnson DET 1214
    M. Evans TB 1206
  • Defensive Tackles (Total)
    N. Bowman SF 154
    L. David TB 147
    S. Lee DAL 128
    L. Kuechly CAR 118
    K. Wright SEA 116
  • Interceptions
    K. Coleman CAR 7
    T. Johnson STL 7
    R. Johnson ARI 5
    T. Mathieu ARI 5
    E. Thomas SEA 5
  • Sacks
    E. Ansah DET 14.5
    A. Donald STL 11.0
    K. Short CAR 11.0
    E. Griffen MIN 10.5
    J. Peppers GB 10.5
  • Passing Yards
    P. Rivers SD 4792
    T. Brady NE 4770
    B. Bortles JAX 4428
    R. Tannehill MIA 4208
    D. Carr OAK 3987
  • Rushing Yards
    C. Ivory NYJ 1070
    L. Murray OAK 1066
    F. Gore IND 967
    D. Williams PIT 907
    L. McCoy BUF 895
  • Receiving Yards
    A. Brown PIT 1834
    D. Hopkins HOU 1521
    B. Marshall NYJ 1502
    A. Robinson JAX 1400
    D. Thomas DEN 1304
  • Defensive Tackles (Total)
    D. Jackson IND 150
    R. Jones MIA 135
    P. Posluszny JAX 133
    T. Smith JAX 128
    (2) Players 122
  • Interceptions
    R. Nelson CIN 8
    M. Peters KC 8
    M. Williams NYJ 6
    M. Adams IND 5
    (3) Players 5
  • Sacks
    J. Watt HOU 17.5
    K. Mack OAK 15.0
    C. Dunlap CIN 13.5
    C. Jones NE 12.5
    (2) Players 12.0
  • Sunday, February 7
    Denver 24, Carolina 10, F
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Super Bowl brunch draws Twin Cities tourism, sports, business brass

Former Viking Matt Birk calls Super Bowl "the biggest secular holiday that we have."
Vikings
5:59am

Newton has nightmare of a game, has little to say after defeat

A dejected Cam Newton sat slouching behind the podium on Sunday night, wearing a black Panthers hoodie and a frown.
Vikings
February 8

With three sacks and interception, Panthers' Ealy does it all

Unheralded Kony Ealy caught Peyton Manning by surprise — not to mention most everyone else in Levi's Stadium — when the Carolina Panthers defensive end made a snazzy, one-handed grab to secure a second-quarter interception.
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February 8

Gallery: Super Bowl 50

The Denver Broncos beat the Carolina Panthers 24-10 to win Super Bowl 50 on Sunday.
Vikings
February 8

Super Bowl game balls

Remember when Denver was an offensive team? It barely needed an offense as defensive coordinator Wade Phillips exposed Carolina's flaws.
Vikings
February 8

Manning talks about second title, future

Peyton Manning addressed the media after the Broncos' 24-10 victory over the Panthers in Super Bowl 50. Manning talked about winning his second Super Bowl and answered questions about his future.
Vikings
February 8

Panthers' Newton sulks after loss

After the Panthers fell to the Broncos 24-10 in Super Bowl 50, Carolina quarterback Cam Newton said little after the game.
Vikings
February 8

Super Bowl MVP Von Miller discusses victory

The Broncos defeated the Panthers 24-10 in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday. Most Valuable Player Von Miller spoke after the game.
Vikings
February 8

Turnovers prove costly to Panthers

The Panthers, for once, lost the turnover battle, and it cost them.
Vikings
February 8

Teams with the most Super Bowl victories

The Steelers are still the pace-setters with six Super Bowl victories.
Vikings
February 8

Quarterbacks with two or more Super Bowl victories

Terry Bradshaw, Joe Montana and Tom Brady lead the pack with four Super Bowl victories apiece.
Vikings
February 8

Past Super Bowl results, MVPs

Here's a list of Super Bowl results and the MVPs for each game:
Vikings
February 8

Broncos defense never rests

The Broncos defense wreaked havoc on the Patriots and Panthers en route to their Super Bowl victory. Here's how:
Vikings
February 7

Gallery: Super Bowl 50 halftime show

Photos of the Super Bowl 50 halftime show.
Vikings
February 7

Super Bowl 50 sets up creaky Peyton Manning vs. indestructible Cam Newton

One player on the thrill of today's game: "You got arguably the greatest drop-back quarterback of all time in Peyton, and then Cam is a guy who is changing football with everything he does."
Super Bowl 50
Final, 2/7
1 2 3 4 F
Carolina 0 7 0 3 10
Denver 10 3 3 8 24

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