Banyard, Bostick among the Vikings' first cuts

Banyard, Bostick among the Vikings' first cuts

The Vikings now have 78 players on their active roster and must get down to 75 by Tuesday’s NFL deadline at 3 p.m.

Eric Kendricks cuts it loose, and four other takeaways from Saturday's win

August 30
Eric Kendricks cuts it loose, and four other takeaways from Saturday's win
For a rookie linebacker in his fourth preseason game, he looks very comfortable both against the run and in coverage.

Bridgewater stands out in victory over Cowboys

August 30
Bridgewater stands out in victory over Cowboys
Teddy Bridgewater hit on all seven of his passes in his likely last action before the season opens Sept. 14.
Vikings
August 30
Minnesota Vikings Joe Banyard (23).

Vikings cut Bostick, Banyard, nine others

The Vikings announced this evening that they have released 11 players, including tight end Brandon Bostick and running back Joe Banyard.
Sports
August 30

VikesCentric: The Patterson puzzle

Cordarrelle Patterson showed us again on Saturday night just how dangerous he can be, which is why he's so frustrating.
Vikings
August 30

Vikings notes: Bridgewater, Wallace finally connect

Mike Wallace finished the game with 50 receiving yards on three catches. Teddy Bridgewater finished 7-for-7 for 76 yards.
Vikings
August 30

Vensel: Five key Vikings players from Saturday night

Vikings beat writer Matt Vensel breaks down the play of five Vikings from Saturday night:
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August 29

Sunday Q&A: Vikings OL Tyrus Thompson

Tyrus Thompson is a 6-5, 330-pound rookie offensive lineman who was picked by the Vikings in the sixth round of this year’s NFL draft out of Oklahoma.
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    Green Bay 0 0 0 0 0 - -
    Minnesota 0 0 0 0 0 - -
    Detroit 0 0 0 0 0 - -
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    Tampa Bay 0 0 0 0 0 - -
    Carolina 0 0 0 0 0 - -
    New Orleans 0 0 0 0 0 - -
    Atlanta 0 0 0 0 0 - -
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    Dallas 0 0 0 0 0 - -
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    Seattle 0 0 0 0 0 - -
    Arizona 0 0 0 0 0 - -
    St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 - -
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    Cleveland 0 0 0 0 0 - -
    Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 0 - -
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    Jacksonville 0 0 0 0 0 - -
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    New England 0 0 0 0 0 - -
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    San Diego 0 0 0 0 0 - -
    Denver 0 0 0 0 0 - -
  • Passing Yards
    D. Brees NO 4952
    B. Roethlisberger PIT 4952
    A. Luck IND 4761
    P. Manning DEN 4727
    M. Ryan ATL 4694
  • QB Rating
    T. Romo DAL 113.2
    A. Rodgers GB 112.2
    B. Roethlisberger PIT 103.3
    P. Manning DEN 101.5
    T. Brady NE 97.4
  • Rushing Yards
    D. Murray DAL 1845
    L. Bell PIT 1361
    L. McCoy PHI 1319
    M. Lynch SEA 1306
    J. Forsett BAL 1266
  • Receiving Yards
    A. Brown PIT 1698
    D. Thomas DEN 1619
    J. Jones ATL 1593
    J. Nelson GB 1519
    E. Sanders DEN 1404
  • Defensive Tackles (Total)
    L. Kuechly CAR 153
    D. Levy DET 151
    L. David TB 146
    C. Lofton NO 144
    P. Worrilow ATL 142
  • Interceptions
    G. Quin DET 7
    T. Gipson CLE 6
    M. Adams IND 5
    B. Carter DAL 5
    P. Cox SF 5
    B. Grimes MIA 5
    H. Smith MIN 5
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    Indianapolis 17, Houston 10 Buffalo 21, Green Bay 13 New York 24, Washington 13
    Cincinnati 30, Cleveland 0 Pittsburgh 27, Atlanta 20 Baltimore 20, Jacksonville 12
    Denver 22, San Diego 10 New York 16, Tennessee 11 Seattle 17, San Francisco 7
    Detroit 16, Minnesota 14 Dallas 38, Philadelphia 27
  • Monday, December 15
    New Orleans 31, Chicago 15
  • Thursday, December 18
    Jacksonville 21, Tennessee 13
  • Saturday, December 20
    Washington 27, Philadelphia 24 San Diego 38, San Francisco 35
  • Sunday, December 21
    Detroit 20, Chicago 14 Houston 25, Baltimore 13 Atlanta 30, New Orleans 14
    Carolina 17, Cleveland 13 New England 17, New York 16 Green Bay 20, Tampa Bay 3
    Pittsburgh 20, Kansas City 12 Miami 37, Minnesota 35 New York 37, St. Louis 27
    Oakland 26, Buffalo 24 Dallas 42, Indianapolis 7 Seattle 35, Arizona 6
  • Monday, December 22
    Cincinnati 37, Denver 28
  • Sunday, December 28
    Minnesota 13, Chicago 9 Kansas City 19, San Diego 7 Houston 23, Jacksonville 17
    Indianapolis 27, Tennessee 10 Buffalo 17, New England 9 Baltimore 20, Cleveland 10
    Philadelphia 34, New York 26 Dallas 44, Washington 17 New Orleans 23, Tampa Bay 20
    New York 37, Miami 24 Seattle 20, St. Louis 6 San Francisco 20, Arizona 17
    Denver 47, Oakland 14 Green Bay 30, Detroit 20 Carolina 34, Atlanta 3
    Pittsburgh 27, Cincinnati 17
  • Saturday, January 3
    Carolina 27, Arizona 16 Baltimore 30, Pittsburgh 17
  • Sunday, January 4
    Indianapolis 26, Cincinnati 10 Dallas 24, Detroit 20
  • Saturday, January 10
    New England 35, Baltimore 31 Seattle 31, Carolina 17
  • Sunday, January 11
    Green Bay 26, Dallas 21 Indianapolis 24, Denver 13
  • Sunday, January 18
    Seattle 28, Green Bay 22 New England 45, Indianapolis 7
  • Sunday, January 25
    Team Irvin 32, Team Carter 28
  • Sunday, February 1
    New England 28, Seattle 24
Vikings
August 29

Vikings go off the script for first Bridgewater-to-Wallace bomb

Fans who were clamoring for a big play from Mike Wallace finally got what they were hoping for.
Vikings
August 29

Walsh booms a 50-yard punt, but misses another field-goal try

Vikings kicker Blair Walsh hasn’t punted on a regular basis since high school, but the Vikings ask him to practice that skill every once in a while in the event of an injury.
Vikings
August 29

Hodges 'felt natural' in his first career start at middle linebacker

The Vikings coach liked what he saw from Gerald Hodges in his first career start at middle linebacker.
Vikings stadium section: The game plan
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The latest news on the construction of the new Vikings stadium in downtown Minneapolis. It's set to open in the fall of 2016.
Vikings
August 29

Gallery: Vikings 28, Dallas Cowboys 14

Vikings remain undefeated in the preseason as the deadline for the first player cuts gets closer. Cordarrelle Patterson's 107 yard kick-off return was a big highlight from ther night.
Vikings
August 29

Vikings get Texas-sized final tune-up

The Vikings starters are expected to play into the second quarter tonight in Arlington, Texas. Whether they stick around after halftime will depend on whether they satisfied coach Mike Zimmer with their performance.
Vikings
August 29

One last time for Vikings starters to shine - then it gets real

The Vikings' starters aren’t expected to play again after Saturday before Week 1.
Vikings
August 28

Game preview: Vikings at Dallas

Coach Mike Zimmer is 7-0 in preseason games with the Vikings (3-0 this season).
Video
August 28

Vikings Making the Cut: Safety Anthony Harris

Undrated rookie free agent Anthony Harris has always felt like an underdog. The safety hopes to prove his worth to the Vikings over the next two games.
Vikings
August 28
Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph (82) caught a pass during the...

Rudolph says Vikings tight ends close-knit despite battle for jobs

The Vikings will be forced to make tough decisions at the tight end position before the start of the season.
Local
August 28

Stadium worker died of head injuries, medical examiner says

The construction worker who fell from the roof of the new Vikings stadium died of blunt force injuries of the head, the medical examiner's office announced Friday.
Vikings
August 28

Access Vikings Morning Walkthrough: Football and foot long hot dogs

Before you walk through the State Fair, scan through today’s Access Vikings Walkthrough … WHAT YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED Eric Kendricks’ development at linebacker will…
Vikings
August 28
Vikings cornerback Trae Waynes hit Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston.

'Aiming' for Vikings rookie Waynes to start

After Thursday’s practice at Winter Park, Vikings defensive coordinator George Edwards said the teams is still “aiming” to have rookie corner Trae Waynes start by opening day.
Vikings
August 27

Souhan: Vikings linebacker Kendricks learns to adapt to NFL

Talented linebacker Eric Kendricks is working on not being too aggressive during his rookie year so far.
Minneapolis
August 27

Safety investigation begins at new Vikings stadium

The death investigation results will become public upon completion.
Minneapolis
August 27
At U.S. Bank Stadium, one worker was killed and another injured in a construction site accident Wednesday morning. Angela Strong and daughter Kyra,11, of St. Paul brought a bouquet of flowers and said prayers for the construction workers.

1 worker dead, 1 injured in fall from roof at Vikings stadium

The worker killed after falling Wednesday morning during construction on the roof was a Northfield man. Another worker who was hurt was in stable condition.
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