Cornerback and first-round draft pick Mike Hughes, center, continues to draw rave reviews from Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman, left, and coach

Hartman: Vikings face challenge of high expectations

Rick Spielman continues to say he is withholding judgment on his team until training camp. But there is just no denying that Spielman and the entire staff know this is a Super Bowl-caliber club.

Romance, heartbreak, family: Tales of cherished Vikings ticket stubs

June 22
Amy Foster first went to a Vikings game in 2007 and tailgated in the parking lot for the first time in 2014. She's cherished the ticket stubs for ever
These aren't just throwaway pieces of paper, discarded like fast-food receipts. Ticket stubs mean a lot to many of you, and more now that they're becoming relics in the digital age.

'Gun Buffalo Right Key Left Seven Heaven.' Keenum tells Denver about 'Minneapolis Miracle'

June 22
'Gun Buffalo Right Key Left Seven Heaven.' Keenum tells Denver about 'Minneapolis Miracle'
From how the play got its name through how it felt to be part of it, Case Keenum relived the game-winning touchdown against New Orleans for a Denver audience.
Vikings
June 22
Moderator Jana Shortal, left, looked on as panelists Chris Kluwe, a former Minnesota Vikings kicker, Hudson Taylor, founder and executive director of

'An important signal': Vikings host first LGBTQ summit by an NFL team

The Vikings organized the summit in part to fulfill a settlement reached with former punter Chris Kluwe, an outspoken LGBTQ ally, after an assistant coach used homophobic language.
Vikings
June 21
Vikings put Mata'afa on waived/injured list, sign linebacker

Vikings put Mata'afa on waived/injured list, sign linebacker

The Vikings put defensive end Hercules Mata’afa, who tore his ACL during organized team activities, on the waived/injured list on Wednesday, signing linebacker Mike Needham to take his place on their 90-man roster.
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June 21
Who needs a running back? Peterson still seeking a team for 2018

Who needs a running back? Peterson still seeking a team for 2018

While NFL teams break for what is ordinarily the quietest part of the offseason before training camp begins, Adrian Peterson is still looking for a job.
Vikings
June 20
'Fantasy Footballers Podcast' all in on Kirk Cousins

'Fantasy Footballers Podcast' all in on Kirk Cousins

In the Twin Cities as part of a five-city tour that starts Thursday in Minneapolis, the high-profile podcasters show love for the new Vikings quarterback.
Vikings
June 20
Vikings players worked out at minicamp earlier this month in Eagan.

Want to watch Vikings training camp? Better start planning now

The Vikings will require tickets for fans to attend practices in their first training camp at their new practice facility in Eagan. Season-ticket holders get first crack on Thursday.

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    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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June 19

Key Vikings training camp dates

The first full-team practice in Eagan is July 28
Vikings
June 19
Colin Kaepernick (left) and Luke Heimlich.

Reusse: NFL and MLB have 62 teams, and they're all cowards

The dramatically different cases of Colin Kaepernick and Luke Heimlich lead us to the same conclusion about those who run pro football and baseball teams.
Vikings
June 18
Vikings' PR staff wins 2018 Pete Rozelle Award from PFWA

Vikings' PR staff wins 2018 Pete Rozelle Award from PFWA

The award, given to the PR department that consistently strives for excellence in its dealings and relationships with the media, has been presented to one NFL club since 1990.
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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June 18
Former Vikings Coach Dennis Green will be inducted into the team's Ring of Honor.

Former Vikings coach Green to be added to Ring of Honor

The team announced Monday that Green — who won the second-most games in Vikings history — will be inducted into the team’s Ring of Honor on Sept. 23 against the Buffalo Bills.
Vikings
June 18
Hughes could endanger Sherels' roster spot with Vikings

Hughes could endanger Sherels' roster spot with Vikings

Return specialist Marcus Sherels has signed a one-year contract with the Vikings for the eighth time. But he's facing stiff competition for that role from first-round draft choice Mike Hughes.
Vikings
June 18
Do Vikings have the best wide receiver group in the NFL?

Do Vikings have the best wide receiver group in the NFL?

The Cooler: Is it time to stop thinking of Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs as scrappy overachievers and start thinking of them as the best of the best?
Vikings
June 17
Vikings tackle Mike Remmers, left, took part in minicamp at the TCO Vikings Performance Center

Vikings have less furniture to move as offensive line takes shape

As the Vikings spent the spring minicamp learning a new offense and breaking in new quarterback Kirk Cousins, they had to do it with some moving parts on the offensive line.
Vikings
June 17
Vikings co-owner Mark Wilf (left) addressed NFL commissioner Roger Goodell’s (right) new national anthem policy for the first time. Mark and Zygi Wi

Vikings owners support NFL's new anthem policy

Vikings co-owner Mark Wilf, the son of immigrants, said the team will announce in coming weeks new initiatives addressing social justice issues.
Vikings
June 16
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer saw much to like during offseason training time, and he saw lots to improve at the end of 2017.

Hartman: Taste of bad finish in 2017 lingers for Vikings defense

Aiming to learn from last season's sour finish, the Vikings worked on a lot of situational football during OTAs and minicamps, which ended this week.
Vikings
June 15
Sid Hartman Interview Room unveiled at new Vikings facility

Sid Hartman Interview Room unveiled at new Vikings facility

Sid Hartman was honored Friday at the new Vikings facility in Eagan by Zygi Wilf and NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.
Vikings
June 15
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer took to the field during a mandatory Vikings three-day minicamp at the TCO Performance Center. ELIZABETH FLORES liz.flores@s

Zimmer's minicamp-ending message: Stay in shape, be good citizens

Coach Mike Zimmer said the Vikings stayed mostly healthy in the offseason program, a big bonus as minicamp concluded.
Vikings
June 15
Vikings OTAs in their new Eagan home.

Hartman: Vikings have big plans for new Eagan headquarters site

The Vikings will have their official ribbon-­cutting ceremony Friday for the new team headquarters, which is still a long way from being fully developed.
Vikings
June 14
Vikings tackle Mike Remmers, right, ran drills on the field during a mandatory Vikings three-day minicamp at the TCO Performance Center, June 13, 2018

Listen: Recapping an expectation-fueling Vikings offseason

Ben Goessling, Andrew Krammer and Michael Rand recap the Vikings offseason following the end of a three-day minicamp in Eagan. (3:00) The State of the Offensive Line. (8:45) How's Kirk Cousins looking? (13:30) Anthony Barr focused on refining pass-rush moves. (18:30) Kickers! (22:00) Laquon Treadwell, Kendall Wright and the receiving corps. (28:00) Under-the-radar guys to watch. (31:30) Your questions, including on Nick Easton, Marcus Sherels and tacos.
Vikings
June 14
Amy Foster first went to a Vikings game in 2007 and tailgated in the parking lot for the first time in 2014. She's cherished the ticket stubs for ever

Share with us your most cherished Vikings ticket stubs

The Vikings have eliminated paper ticket stubs, but your all-time favorites will remain in your heart -- and your scrapbooks, shoe boxes and wallets -- forever.
Vikings
June 14
Vikings quarterback Trevor Siemian, left, ran drills alongside quarterback Kirk Cousins during a mandatory Vikings three-day minicamp in Eagan on Wedn

Backing up Cousins, Siemian's value can't be overstated

Only once in Mike Zimmer's four seasons as Vikings coach — and only twice in this decade — has the team had a quarterback start all 16 regular-season games.

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