Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes (29) hears the individual evaluations and comparisons but says the team is focusing solely on advancing one game fart

Pressure? Vikings' Xavier Rhodes has an answer for that: 'We ignore it'

The view from the corner: Rhodes exudes confidence, about his team and himself.

Vikings faced a formidable scout team foe in Jaguars to prepare for preseason game

August 17
The Vikings and Jaguars shared a joint practice session.
The Vikings' preseason game against Jacksonville could be more useful than most after joint practices.

Mackensie Alexander quietly making 'amazing jump' as Vikings cornerback

August 17
Mackensie Alexander intercepted a pass during a Vikings practice.
Veteran Terence Newman says Mackensie Alexander has upped his game considerably.
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Everson Griffen, Dalvin Cook not expected to play for Vikings vs. Jaguars

Everson Griffen, Dalvin Cook not expected to play for Vikings vs. Jaguars

Everson Griffen missed practice all week due to an infected cut on his leg suffered after last weekend's preseason opener in Denver, and he will…
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August 17
Vikings strong safety Andrew Sendejo is known for his crushing blows on opposing ballcarriers, but new NFL rules are cracking down on certain hits to

Souhan: 'Make football violent again'? Sendejo's mindset needs to be knocked out

Football doesn't need to be more violent. The game is at its best when its best players are healthy. Safety Andrew Sendejo needs to get that message.
The TCO Performance Center. ] AARON LAVINSKY � aaron.lavinsky@startribune.com Previewing Vikings training camp in Eagan with double-truck including
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The Vikings have every luxury imaginable available to them at their new headquarters in Eagan, a facility so massive that employees were known to disappear while learning to navigate its 277,000 square feet.
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August 17
Vikings linebacker Antwione Williams

Vikings linebacker Williams pleads guilty to misdemeanor after DWI charge

Williams, 25, was arrested in Edina on the morning of May 19 on suspicion of drunken driving, according to court records. He was pulled over after an officer clocked him speeding at 81 mph in a 55 mph zone.
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August 17
Vikings guard Tom Compton already had ties to quarterback Kirk Cousins from time spent together with the Redskins.

Hartman: Lineman Compton is home and happy with Vikings

The Rosemount product already had ties to quarterback Kirk Cousins from time spent together with the Redskins.
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August 17
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook (33).

Handling with care: Vikings still keeping Dalvin Cook under wraps

Dalvin Cook has all but been encased in bubble wrap by a Vikings athletic training staff that knows a thing or two about returning a running back to full health.

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August 17
According to NFL scouting combine records, Jaguars cornerback and former Gopher Jalen Myrick ran one of the 10 fastest 40-yard dashes in combine histo

Former U standout Myrick says he's fastest guy at joint practices

According to NFL scouting combine records, Jacksonville cornerback Jalen Myrick ran one of the 10 fastest 40-yard dashes in combine history.
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August 17
Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) studies a great deal of film to have success with play-action passes.

Cousins works diligently at the play-action pass

That success, Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins said Thursday, is a result of extensive film study — but it can be undone if there's not the same attention to detail from the rest of the offense.
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August 17
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins warms up before an NFL football game against the Denver Broncos Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, in Denver. (AP Pho

Cousins goes deep on Vikings' offensive game

Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins spoke Thursday about what the team's offense could look like this season.
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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Vikings training camp with Jacksonville

The Vikings practiced with the Jaguars at their Eagan complex Thursday.
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Players evacuated the Minnesota Vikings and Jacksonville Jaguars joint practice due to a severe weather warning. ] CARLOS GONZALEZ � cgonzalez@start

Access Vikings: Training camp closing; Jaguars up next

The Vikings wrapped up training camp Thursday by sharing the field with the Jaguars for a second day.
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August 16
Jaguars assistant Tony Sparano Jr. and his mother, Jeanette, expected a joyful reunion with Tony Sr. at Vikings camp before he died from a heart attac

'My dad loved this team.' Sparano's family visits Vikings practice

Tony Sparano's son is an assistant coach with the Jacksonville Jaguars, who are in town for joint practices with the Vikings. That led to an afternoon of emotions and memories about the elder Sparano, who died just before training camp opened.
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August 16
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook (33) during practice at TCO Performance Center Friday August 3, 2018 inEagan, MN. ] JERRY HOLT � jerry.ho

Dalvin Cook: When my number is called, I'll be ready to go

Vikings running back Dalvin Cook says he trusts the coaching staff to play him when they're ready and has enjoyed having joint practices with Jacksonville.
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August 16
The only Vikings question that matters: Will the O-line hold up?

The only Vikings question that matters: Will the O-line hold up?

An offensive line that needed upgrading and depth did not get either to a satisfactory level during the offseason. Can the upgrades at other positions cancel out the line’s potential weaknesses?
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August 16
Aretha sang the anthem at a Vikings game and we're still enthralled

Aretha sang the anthem at a Vikings game and we're still enthralled

Her Thanksgiving Day rendition before a Vikings-Lions game in 2016 was one of her last public performances.
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August 16
Vikings wide receiver Laquon Treadwell is covered by the Jaguars' A.J. Bouye on Wednesday in Eagan during the teams' joint practice.

No drama: Vikings-Jaguars joint practice goes exactly as planned

Players from the Vikings and Jaguars met before the start of the joint practice to make sure both sides agreed on what everyone hoped to get out of the practices.
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August 16
Zimmer says he's 'not above stealing' from Jaguars

Zimmer says he's 'not above stealing' from Jaguars

Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer spoke about the long anticipated practice with the Jacksonville Jaguars.
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August 16
Vikings defensive lineman Danielle Hunter

When it comes to NFL blitzes, more isn't always better; just ask the Vikings

North Score: The NFL has morphed into a passing league — and defenses have figured out the best way to combat that is with fewer blitzes.
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August 16
Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf and head coach Mike Zimmer at Wednesday's practice.

Hartman: Zimmer pleased with Vikings' progress in training camp

The Vikings' offensive line needs to get healthy, but Mike Zimmer sees signs of progress from training camp in Eagan.
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August 15
Vikings safety Harrison Smith, left, and cornerback Xavier Rhodes during a practice late last month in Eagan.

Vikings defenders punish themselves for missing practice pickoffs

Harrison Smith, the Vikings' first-team All-Pro safety, dropped two would-be INTs Wednesday. He then dropped for 20 pushups during the two-hour practice by direction of defensive backs coach Jerry Gray.
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August 15

Vikings day at camp: A fight-free practice with the Jaguars

A daily dispatch from Vikings camp in Eagan.

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