Rhodes returns to Vikings practice; Rudolph, Reiff remain sidelined

Rhodes returns to Vikings practice; Rudolph, Reiff remain sidelined

Cornerback Xavier Rhodes returned to practice Thursday, a good sign the Vikings injured defender can play Sunday against the Bengals.

Safety net: Vikings might entrust Hill with even bigger role against Bengals

6:49am
Safety net: Vikings might entrust Hill with even bigger role against Bengals
Rashod Hill is preparing for increased responsibilities protecting Case Keenum's blind side in case Riley Reiff can't play Sunday.

Reusse: Four-position Sirles provides Vikings needed versatility on the line

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Reusse: Four-position Sirles provides Vikings needed versatility on the line
What any contending team in the NFL comes to appreciate on the offensive line is a reliable utility man. And at 6-6, 310-pounds, Jeremiah Sirles can play both guards and tackles.

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Hartman: Vikings must strive for better pass protection for Keenum

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11:33am

Randle: Loss to Carolina will turn into good thing for Vikings

John Randle, one of the NFL's classic rags-to-riches stories, knows a thing or two about perseverance. So it's no surprise that this Vikings Hall of…
Vikings
11:10am

Vikings vs Bengals: Mike Zimmer looks to upend familiar foe

Both the Vikings and Bengals are coming off losses, but the Vikings have more to gain by quickly getting back on track against the listless Bengals.
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10:16am

Fantasy football: Target Bridgewater in keeper leagues

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  • NFC North w l t pct pf pa home away
    Minnesota 10 3 0 .769 309 235 5-1 5-2
    Detroit 7 6 0 .538 338 329 2-4 5-2
    Green Bay 7 6 0 .538 285 302 4-3 3-3
    Chicago 4 9 0 .308 224 274 2-5 2-4
  • NFC South w l t pct pf pa home away
    New Orleans 9 4 0 .692 370 263 5-1 4-3
    Carolina 9 4 0 .692 300 262 4-2 5-2
    Atlanta 8 5 0 .615 294 261 4-3 4-2
    Tampa Bay 4 9 0 .308 264 312 3-3 1-6
  • NFC East w l t pct pf pa home away
    Philadelphia 11 2 0 .846 404 250 6-0 5-2
    Dallas 7 6 0 .538 316 294 3-4 4-2
    Washington 5 8 0 .385 285 344 3-3 2-5
    NY Giants 2 11 0 .154 199 321 1-5 1-6
  • NFC West w l t pct pf pa home away
    Los Angeles 9 4 0 .692 396 265 4-3 5-1
    Seattle 8 5 0 .615 314 252 4-2 4-3
    Arizona 6 7 0 .462 231 317 4-3 2-4
    San Francisco 3 10 0 .231 228 314 1-5 2-5
  • AFC North w l t pct pf pa home away
    Pittsburgh 11 2 0 .846 320 251 5-1 6-1
    Baltimore 7 6 0 .538 318 246 4-2 3-4
    Cincinnati 5 8 0 .385 226 271 3-4 2-4
    Cleveland 0 13 0 .000 197 335 0-7 0-6
  • AFC South w l t pct pf pa home away
    Jacksonville 9 4 0 .692 329 202 5-2 4-2
    Tennessee 8 5 0 .615 273 294 5-1 3-4
    Houston 4 9 0 .308 312 335 3-4 1-5
    Indianapolis 3 10 0 .231 212 343 2-4 1-6
  • AFC East w l t pct pf pa home away
    New England 10 3 0 .769 368 250 4-2 6-1
    Buffalo 7 6 0 .538 240 290 5-2 2-4
    Miami 6 7 0 .462 236 318 4-3 2-4
    NY Jets 5 8 0 .385 266 311 4-3 1-5
  • AFC West w l t pct pf pa home away
    Kansas City 7 6 0 .538 329 289 4-2 3-4
    Los Angeles 7 6 0 .538 298 225 4-3 3-3
    Oakland 6 7 0 .462 264 304 4-3 2-4
    Denver 4 9 0 .308 229 315 4-3 0-6
  • Passing Yards
    C. Keenum MIN 2983
    S. Bradford MIN 382
  • Rushing Yards
    L. Murray MIN 586
    J. McKinnon MIN 460
    D. Cook MIN 354
    C. Keenum MIN 142
    M. Brown MIN 29
  • Receiving Yards
    A. Thielen MIN 1161
    S. Diggs MIN 694
    K. Rudolph MIN 506
    J. McKinnon MIN 298
    L. Treadwell MIN 184
  • Defensive Tackles (Total)
    E. Kendricks MIN 96
    A. Barr MIN 64
    A. Sendejo MIN 64
    H. Smith MIN 62
    T. Waynes MIN 59
  • Interceptions
    H. Smith MIN 3
    X. Rhodes MIN 2
    A. Sendejo MIN 2
    T. Waynes MIN 2
    M. Alexander MIN 1
  • Sacks
    E. Griffen MIN 13.0
    D. Hunter MIN 6.0
    L. Joseph MIN 3.5
    T. Johnson MIN 2.0
    H. Smith MIN 1.5
  • Passing Yards
    M. Stafford DET 3683
    D. Brees NO 3569
    R. Wilson SEA 3527
    K. Cousins WAS 3440
    J. Goff LAR 3383
  • Rushing Yards
    T. Gurley II LAR 1035
    J. Howard CHI 1032
    M. Ingram NO 971
    E. Elliott DAL 783
    C. Hyde SF 771
  • Receiving Yards
    J. Jones ATL 1161
    A. Thielen MIN 1161
    M. Thomas NO 992
    L. Fitzgerald ARI 922
    M. Jones Jr. DET 885
  • Defensive Tackles (Total)
    Z. Brown WAS 127
    B. Martinez GB 117
    B. Wagner SEA 115
    D. Jones ATL 109
    L. Kuechly CAR 103
  • Interceptions
    D. Slay DET 5
    K. Fuller WAS 4
    D. Randall GB 4
    M. Barron LAR 3
    (17) Players 3
  • Sacks
    C. Jones ARI 14.0
    D. Lawrence DAL 13.5
    E. Griffen MIN 13.0
    C. Jordan NO 10.0
    (2) Players 9.5
  • Passing Yards
    T. Brady NE 3865
    B. Roethlisberger PIT 3744
    P. Rivers LAC 3611
    A. Smith KC 3507
    D. Carr OAK 2942
  • Rushing Yards
    L. Bell PIT 1105
    K. Hunt KC 1046
    L. McCoy BUF 1007
    L. Fournette JAX 923
    M. Gordon LAC 853
  • Receiving Yards
    A. Brown PIT 1509
    D. Hopkins HOU 1233
    K. Allen LAC 1143
    T. Hill KC 986
    A. Green CIN 950
  • Defensive Tackles (Total)
    J. Schobert CLE 120
    C. Mosley BAL 115
    C. Kirksey CLE 111
    D. Davis NYJ 110
    P. Brown BUF 107
  • Interceptions
    A. Bouye JAX 6
    K. Byard TEN 6
    M. Hyde BUF 5
    E. Weddle BAL 5
    (5) Players 4
  • Sacks
    C. Campbell JAX 12.5
    J. Bosa LAC 11.5
    Y. Ngakoue JAX 11.0
    T. Suggs BAL 11.0
    V. Miller DEN 10.0
  • Monday, December 11
    Miami 27, New England 20, F
  • Thursday, December 14
    Denver @ Indianapolis
  • Saturday, December 16
    Chicago @ Detroit Los Angeles @ Kansas City
  • Sunday, December 17
    Cincinnati @ Minnesota NY Jets @ New Orleans Miami @ Buffalo
    Green Bay @ Carolina Baltimore @ Cleveland Houston @ Jacksonville
    Philadelphia @ NY Giants Arizona @ Washington Los Angeles @ Seattle
    Tennessee @ San Francisco New England @ Pittsburgh Dallas @ Oakland
  • Monday, December 18
    Atlanta @ Tampa Bay
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Hey, high fliers: Zipline across the Mississippi added to Super Bowl events

Former Minnesota Viking Robert Griffth's company XOOX will sponsor the line for the daring to ride 750 feet from Nicollet Island to the West River Parkway during Super Bowl Live.
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The Vikings return home after a three-game road trip hoping the offensive line is healthy against the Bengals.
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North High football team will play in Super Bowl 'dress rehearsal'

The North Polars will run routes and formations, kick, pass, punt and block much like the two championship teams will do two days later in the real game.
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6:28am

Finally home again, Vikings should dispose of Bengals

Well, that was a rough week. My picks zigged. The NFL zagged. Even the world's ultimate check-down pick, New England, lost a game while favored…
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December 14

Zimmer on Marvin Lewis: 'He should be able to stay there as long as he wants'

The Bengals are no strangers to Vikings coach Mike Zimmer, who gave an endorsement to their head coach, a friend and former colleague.
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December 13

Six Vikings, including Rhodes, Reiff and Rudolph, sidelined at practice

The Vikings injury report on Wednesday looked more like one typical of the NFL in December.
Vikings
December 13

Zimmer stresses importance of roster depth

Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer stressed the importance of having depth across the roster.
Vikings
December 13

Zimmer optimistic about health of Vikings' offensive line

As the Vikings prepare to return home after a three-game road trip, coach Mike Zimmer sounded optimistic about having most of his offensive line healthy for Sunday.
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U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.

Vikings' successful season complicates Super Bowl preparation

Even one home playoff game for the home team slices league's time to gussy up stadium.
Vikings
December 13

Best quarterback outside the pocket this season? That's Case Keenum

As the Vikings work on their offensive line problems, they know that quarterback Case Keenum has been effective on the run.
Vikings
December 13

Famed Vikings trash-talker Randle tells players to ignore boorish fans

Seahawks defensive tackle Quinton Jefferson could have used that advice from the Hall of Fame defensive tackle Sunday in Jacksonville after he was ejected for fighting.
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December 12

Power rankings: Vikings fall, Steelers climb, everyone jockeys for playoff position

The Chiefs make the biggest climb; the Jets take the biggest fall.
Vikings
December 12

Listen: Revisiting the Vikings' margin for error, NFC playoff picture

Ben Goessling, Andrew Krammer and Michael Rand discuss the Vikings' margin for error, which seemed greater against a tough road foe in Carolina.
Vikings
December 12

Vikings sign tackle Storm Norton to practice squad

The rookie offensive tackle had been on the Arizona practice squad and provides depth in an area where the Vikings have been hit by injuries.
Vikings
December 12

Ex-Vikings offensive coordinator Turner co-writes country song

From the Things You Didn't Expect to See or Hear Desk: Former Vikings assistant Norv Turned teamed up with the son of former coach Steve Mariucci to write a song.
Vikings
December 12

Griffen reveals foot injury is plantar fasciitis, shares recovery regimen

NFL games are hard on the body, so Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen takes great care of himself after hours of grueling play.
Vikings
December 12

NFL Network suspends three analysts after sexual harassment lawsuit

NFL Network has suspended analysts Marshall Faulk, Heath Evans and Ike Taylor while it investigates accusations of sexual harassment made in a lawsuit filed by a former network stylist.

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