Vikings' linebacker question: Who will start with Kendrick and Barr?

Vikings' linebacker question: Who will start with Kendrick and Barr?

The Vikings need to find a starting weak-side linebacker, and that player will likely be chosen from an assortment of players who were drafted late -- or not at all.

Tarkenton's cleats to Bud Grant stories, Vikings museum set to open

July 13
Football shoes signed by Fran Tarkenton at the new Vikings Museum.
The oldest item in the museum, at the Vikings' new practice facility in Eagan, is the leather helmet worn by Bud Grant's father when he practiced with the Duluth Eskimos in the early 1920s.

Will the Vikings defensive line reignite its pass rush?

July 13
Will the Vikings defensive line reignite its pass rush?
Adding a veteran and moving rookie from linebacker to tackle are intended to give the Vikings' pass rush as much of an impact as the rest of their defensive game.
Vikings
July 15
Denver, meet your new starting quarterback, 'Chase Keenum'

Denver, meet your new starting quarterback, 'Chase Keenum'

It's not the first time this offseason the Broncos quarterback has been called the wrong name in public.
Vikings
July 13
Vikings museum almost ready for team's fans

Vikings museum almost ready for team's fans

Fans will soon be able to walk through the Vikings Museum that will feature interactive displays, memories and memorabilia.
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July 13
Are they serious? NFL Network wonders if Packers can go 16-0

Are they serious? NFL Network wonders if Packers can go 16-0

The caveat for the question is that quarterback Aaron Rodgers needs to stay healthy. But how much else do the Packers have going for them beyond an excellent quarterback?
Vikings
July 12

What's inside the Vikings Museum

There's much to be seen, but here are just a few of the pieces to be showcased
Vikings
July 12

Photos: Take a look around the Vikings' new museum

A new Vikings Museum is scheduled to open in time for training camp in Eagan, MN.

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  • NFC North w l t pct pf pa home away
    Minnesota 13 3 0 .813 382 252 7-1 6-2
    Detroit 9 7 0 .563 410 376 4-4 5-3
    Green Bay 7 9 0 .438 320 384 4-4 3-5
    Chicago 5 11 0 .313 264 320 3-5 2-6
  • NFC South w l t pct pf pa home away
    New Orleans 11 5 0 .688 448 326 7-1 4-4
    Carolina 11 5 0 .688 363 327 6-2 5-3
    Atlanta 10 6 0 .625 353 315 5-3 5-3
    Tampa Bay 5 11 0 .313 335 382 4-4 1-7
  • NFC East w l t pct pf pa home away
    Philadelphia 13 3 0 .813 457 295 7-1 6-2
    Dallas 9 7 0 .563 354 332 3-5 6-2
    Washington 7 9 0 .438 342 388 5-3 2-6
    NY Giants 3 13 0 .188 246 388 2-6 1-7
  • NFC West w l t pct pf pa home away
    Los Angeles 11 5 0 .688 478 329 4-4 7-1
    Seattle 9 7 0 .563 366 332 4-4 5-3
    Arizona 8 8 0 .500 295 361 5-3 3-5
    San Francisco 6 10 0 .375 331 383 3-5 3-5
  • AFC North w l t pct pf pa home away
    Pittsburgh 13 3 0 .813 406 308 6-2 7-1
    Baltimore 9 7 0 .563 395 303 5-3 4-4
    Cincinnati 7 9 0 .438 290 349 4-4 3-5
    Cleveland 0 16 0 .000 234 410 0-8 0-8
  • AFC South w l t pct pf pa home away
    Jacksonville 10 6 0 .625 417 268 6-2 4-4
    Tennessee 9 7 0 .563 334 356 6-2 3-5
    Indianapolis 4 12 0 .250 263 404 3-5 1-7
    Houston 4 12 0 .250 338 436 3-5 1-7
  • AFC East w l t pct pf pa home away
    New England 13 3 0 .813 458 296 6-2 7-1
    Buffalo 9 7 0 .563 302 359 6-2 3-5
    Miami 6 10 0 .375 281 393 4-4 2-6
    NY Jets 5 11 0 .313 298 382 4-4 1-7
  • AFC West w l t pct pf pa home away
    Kansas City 10 6 0 .625 415 339 6-2 4-4
    Los Angeles 9 7 0 .563 355 272 5-3 4-4
    Oakland 6 10 0 .375 301 373 4-4 2-6
    Denver 5 11 0 .313 289 382 4-4 1-7
  • Passing Yards
    C. Keenum MIN 3547
    S. Bradford MIN 382
  • Rushing Yards
    L. Murray MIN 842
    J. McKinnon MIN 570
    D. Cook MIN 354
    C. Keenum MIN 160
    M. Brown MIN 29
  • Receiving Yards
    A. Thielen MIN 1276
    S. Diggs MIN 849
    K. Rudolph MIN 532
    J. McKinnon MIN 421
    L. Treadwell MIN 200
  • Defensive Tackles (Total)
    E. Kendricks MIN 113
    H. Smith MIN 78
    A. Sendejo MIN 77
    A. Barr MIN 75
    L. Joseph MIN 68
  • Interceptions
    H. Smith MIN 5
    X. Rhodes MIN 2
    A. Sendejo MIN 2
    T. Waynes MIN 2
    (3) Players 1
  • Sacks
    E. Griffen MIN 13.0
    D. Hunter MIN 7.0
    B. Robison MIN 4.0
    L. Joseph MIN 3.5
    T. Johnson MIN 2.0
  • Passing Yards
    M. Stafford DET 4446
    D. Brees NO 4334
    M. Ryan ATL 4095
    K. Cousins WAS 4093
    R. Wilson SEA 3983
  • Rushing Yards
    T. Gurley II LAR 1305
    M. Ingram NO 1124
    J. Howard CHI 1122
    E. Elliott DAL 983
    C. Hyde SF 938
  • Receiving Yards
    J. Jones ATL 1444
    A. Thielen MIN 1276
    M. Thomas NO 1245
    L. Fitzgerald ARI 1156
    M. Jones Jr. DET 1101
  • Defensive Tackles (Total)
    B. Martinez GB 142
    D. Jones ATL 138
    B. Wagner SEA 133
    Z. Brown WAS 127
    L. Kuechly CAR 125
  • Interceptions
    D. Slay DET 8
    A. Bethea ARI 5
    M. Lattimore NO 5
    H. Smith MIN 5
    (5) Players 4
  • Sacks
    C. Jones ARI 17.0
    D. Lawrence DAL 14.5
    E. Griffen MIN 13.0
    C. Jordan NO 13.0
    R. Kerrigan WAS 13.0
  • Passing Yards
    T. Brady NE 4577
    P. Rivers LAC 4515
    B. Roethlisberger PIT 4251
    A. Smith KC 4042
    B. Bortles JAX 3687
  • Rushing Yards
    K. Hunt KC 1327
    L. Bell PIT 1291
    L. McCoy BUF 1138
    M. Gordon LAC 1105
    L. Fournette JAX 1040
  • Receiving Yards
    A. Brown PIT 1533
    K. Allen LAC 1393
    D. Hopkins HOU 1378
    T. Hill KC 1183
    R. Gronkowski NE 1084
  • Defensive Tackles (Total)
    P. Brown BUF 144
    J. Schobert CLE 142
    C. Kirksey CLE 138
    D. Davis NYJ 135
    C. Mosley BAL 132
  • Interceptions
    K. Byard TEN 8
    A. Bouye JAX 6
    E. Weddle BAL 6
    T. Boston LAC 5
    (3) Players 5
  • Sacks
    C. Campbell JAX 14.5
    J. Bosa LAC 12.5
    C. Heyward PIT 12.0
    Y. Ngakoue JAX 12.0
    T. Suggs BAL 11.0
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Vikings
July 12

Vikings Museum: Ticket prices, hours, location

The Vikings Museum opens July 25 to those with training camp tickets.
Vikings
July 12
Single-game tickets for Vikings games go on sale next week

Single-game tickets for Vikings games go on sale next week

The Vikings say a limited number of single-game tickets will go on sale Thursday, July 19 through Ticketmaster.
Vikings
July 12
Randy the mentor? Moss is playing that role for Jameis Winston

Randy the mentor? Moss is playing that role for Jameis Winston

Randy Moss has come a long way from his “I play when I want to play” playing days. These days he mentors when he wants to mentor.
Vikings super fans Sid Davey and David Garza showed up in Canton to support the Vikings during their 1st preseason game of the season.
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July 12
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) leads offensive players to another part of the field in practice at the NFL football team's training ca

Five who must live up to their contracts for Vikings to be 'Super'

A talented young defense and an expensive new quarterback have the Vikings primed for a possible Super Bowl season. Who has to live up to their paychecks for the team to reach the big game?
Vikings
July 11

Lawyer: NFL star LeSean McCoy orchestrated assault of woman

The lawyer for the ex-girlfriend of NFL star LeSean McCoy says the Buffalo Bills running back orchestrated an attack that left her bloody amid attempts to get her to leave his suburban Atlanta mansion.
Vikings
July 11
Five Vikings expected to outperform their contracts in 2018

Five Vikings expected to outperform their contracts in 2018

Fans are often complaining about players who are overpaid. But here's a look at five Vikings who should be well worth the money they're scheduled to make in 2018.
Minneapolis
July 11
Minneapolis North athletic director Leo Lewis watched from the sidelines during a boys' junior varsity basketball game on Jan. 6, 2017.

Former North High athletic director Leo Lewis was fired, supporters say

Ex-Vikings receiver was among three top sports administrators to leave the Minneapolis schools without explanation.
Vikings
July 11
(Clockwise top right) Vikings defenders Harrison Smith, Linval Joseph, Everson Griffen and Xavier Rhodes

Kirk Cousins takes a hit as Madden NFL 19 ranks the Vikings

The Vikings had five players receive a 90 overall ranking or better. Who does the video game believe is their best?
Vikings
July 10
Rashod Hill loses weight in hope of gaining bigger role on Vikings' line

Rashod Hill loses weight in hope of gaining bigger role on Vikings' line

By cutting out late-night supermarket trips and filling dinners at his favorite restaurant, Rashod Hill dropped weight in an effort to be ready for the long haul with the Vikings.
Vikings
July 9
Help wanted: Here are the openings in a 'two-tier' Vikings roster

Help wanted: Here are the openings in a 'two-tier' Vikings roster

Even the Vikings — a front office rarely dipping its toes into a risky proposition — will need to pinch pennies after their deals with Kirk Cousins and others.
Vikings
July 8
Kyle Rudolph and Harrison Smith have been sharing the same football field since they were at Notre Dame in 2008

Hartman: Rudolph-Smith friendship began with fight at Irish camp

Kyle Rudolph and Harrison Smith have been sharing the same football field since 2008, when Rudolph joined Notre Dame and Smith was already there as a redshirt freshman.
Inspired
July 6
The Vikings surprised Millie Wall by sending her some tickets to her first playoff game for her upcoming 100th birthday.

Vikings superfan Millie Wall celebrates 100 years

As birthday wishes rolled, she's betting on the Vikings again.
Vikings
July 6
Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs, left, and Adam Thielen ran drill during a mandatory Vikings three-day minicamp in June.

Diggs or Thielen? SportingNews weighs in on which Vikings receiver is No. 1

SportingNews took a crack at solving the debate with its top-10 wide receiver list entering the 2018 NFL season. Spoiler alert: It only features one Vikings receiver.
Vikings
July 4
Vikings defensive end Danielle Hunter’s mega five-year extension worth $72 million officially kicks in 2019, following the final year of his rookie

Details on Hunter's contract extension and Vikings' cap space left

General manager Rick Spielman and cap manager Rob Brzezinski have wiggle room to get two remaining cornerstones — receiver Stefon Diggs and linebacker Anthony Barr — on long-term deals before they each enter their contract seasons.
Vikings
July 2
Anthony Barr or Stefon Diggs? It’s defense vs. offense at the base, but there’s more to consider for Vikings GM Rick Spielman.

Souhan: Vikings face decision on Barr and Diggs, so here's some advice

The Vikings' decision depends on what you value.

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