Facts and figures -- and a few other things you should know -- as the Vikings head to Mankato:
Where: Minnesota State University in Mankato
When: Players report Thursday and are in Mankato until Aug. 15.
Daily schedule: Practices start Friday. On most days, team has a walk-through from 10:30-11:30 a.m., and practice from 2:45-5:30 p.m. There is no practice on July 29, Aug. 5 and Aug. 9-11. Full-pad scrimmage is Saturday, Aug. 4, at 7 p.m.
Fan info: Practices are free. There are scheduled autograph times for players by position. See vikings.com for details.
Preseason games: Aug. 10 at San Francisco, 8 p.m.; Aug. 17 vs. Buffalo (Mall of America Field), 7 p.m.; Aug. 24 vs. San Diego (Mall of America Field), 7 p.m.; Aug. 30 at Houston, 6 p.m.
After Mankato: The team moves to Eden Prairie for workouts, closed to the public, starting Aug. 19.
Cutdown days: Teams must cut from 90 to 75 by Aug. 27, and must get to 53 players by Aug. 31.
Regular season: The Vikings open at noon on Sept. 9 against Jacksonville at Mall of America Field.
|Chicago WSox - LP: J. Guerra||2||FINAL|
|Cleveland - WP: B. Shaw||3|
|Pittsburgh||3||Top 9th Inning|
|Miami - LP: B. Hand||1||FINAL|
|NY Mets - WP: J. deGrom||9|
|Washington - WP: T. Roark||10||FINAL|
|Philadelphia - LP: K. Kendrick||3|
|Toronto - LP: R. Dickey||0||FINAL|
|Tampa Bay - WP: D. Price||3|
|Boston||8||Top 8th Inning|
|Detroit||2||Top 9th Inning|
|Atlanta||10||Bottom 8th Inning|
|LA Angels||7||Bottom 5th Inning|
|Arizona||1||Bottom 4th Inning|
|San Diego||0||Bottom 4th Inning|
|Minnesota||5||Bottom 3rd Inning|
|Oakland||0||Bottom 4th Inning|
|NY Yankees - C. Whitley||7:05 PM|
|Baltimore - K. Gausman|
|San Antonio||5:00 PM|
|Aug 8 - vs. Oakland||7 pm|
|Aug 16 - vs. Arizona||7:30 pm|
|Aug 23 - at Kansas City||7 pm|
|Aug 28 - at Tennessee||7 pm|
|2014 regular season|
|Sep 7 - at St. Louis||Noon|
|Sep 14 - vs. New England||Noon|
|Sep 21 - at New Orleans||Noon|
|Sep 28 - vs. Atlanta||3:25 pm|
|Oct 2 - at Green Bay||7:25 pm|
|Oct 12 - vs. Detroit||Noon|
|Oct 19 - at. Buffalo||Noon|
|Oct 26 - at Tampa Bay||Noon|
|Nov 2 - vs. Washington||Noon|
|Nov 9 - Bye|
|Nov 16 - at Chicago||Noon|
|Nov. 23 - vs. Green Bay||Noon|
|Nov. 30 - vs. Carolina||Noon|
|Dec 7 - vs. NY Jets||Noon|
|Dec 14 - at Detroit||Noon|
|Dec 21 - at Miami||Noon|
|Dec 28 - vs. Chicago||Noon|