Center Pat Elflein, right, selected in the third round by the Vikings in the NFL draft last year, is one of the few offensive linemen drafted by Gener

Vikings are taking hard look at offensive line help with 30th pick

With needs up front, Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman sounds willing to deviate from past trends with the 30th overall pick.

Vikings moves after acquiring a high-profile quarterback

22 minutes ago
Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier and the team's first round draft choice, Christian Ponder, the Florida State quarterback, posed with a team jersey a
What the Vikings have done in recent years to bolster their offensive line after acquiring a quarterback:

Travel back in time to a simpler NFL draft

April 21
Draft board? Try blackboard. NFL commissioner Pete Rozelle stood chalk in hand at the NFL-AFL draft March 14, 1967, in New York City. With three of
Landmark football draft of 1967 barely made a ripple.
Vikings
April 22

Vikings picks in the 2018 NFL draft

The Vikings currently have eight picks through Round 7 of the NFL draft.
Vikings
April 22

2018 NFL draft order in first round

The Vikings currently own the 30th pick.
US Bank Stadium
More than a big game Super Bowl guide: Explore the best restaurants, bars and shops
updated 23 hours 37 mins. ago
Here's a complete guide to all there is to eat, drink, see and do while visiting the Twin Cities.
Vikings
April 22

A brief NFL history of drafting offensive linemen

Teams that have drafted the fewest offensive linemen in the early rounds of the NFL draft over the past 10 years (since 2007):
Vikings
April 21
University of Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen works out during his pro day

Perfect draft storm for Vikings: High QB supply, higher demand

While QBs at the top of the draft make headlines, the Vikings at No. 30 can fill one of their other needs from a group of players that should offer them several options.
Vikings
April 21
Though drafting late, Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said he is confident in the team’s preparations for evaluating players.

Hartman: Vikings feel confident drafting from a position of success

"The good thing is we have a pretty good football team, so we can kind of be selective on taking the best player available and not try to fill too many holes," Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said.

nfl

  • NFC North w l t pct pf pa home away
    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
Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery (17) makes an 11-yard reception for a touchdown during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct
scores, stats, latest news Star Tribune NFL 24/7
updated 23 hours 23 mins. ago
All the latest updates, including schedules, stats, scores, game reports and more from the National Football League.
Vikings
April 21
Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman

Two views: Are the Vikings better off trading up or down?

Michael Rand and Chris Hine weigh in on the hot sports topics of the week.
Vikings
April 21
USC quarterback Sam Darnold

NFL mock draft: In QB-centric class, Shurmur's Giants could turn everything upside down

This mock draft projects six QBs to be taken in the first round — two more than any other position.
Vikings
April 21

Vikings NFL draft order 2018

The Vikings enter the draft with eight scheduled picks, the first No. 30 overall.
Vikings super fans Sid Davey and David Garza showed up in Canton to support the Vikings during their 1st preseason game of the season.
Listen Access Vikings: The Podcast
updated 22 hours 39 mins. ago
Check out our weekly Vikings podcast, featuring Michael Rand and Matt Vensel.
Vikings
April 21

NFL draft: The last time ...

Facts and figures about NFL draft history.
Vikings
April 21

NFL draft facts

Times and dates for this week's draft.
Minneapolis
April 20
A drone will inspect the upper reaches of U.S. Bank Stadium’s exterior to ensure that the two-year-old building endured a second winter unscathed.

Drone inspection will make sure U.S. Bank Stadium stayed dry (inside) this winter

Stadium panels and moisture have been a visible problem.
Vikings
April 20
Through the Banks of the Red Cedar is finally making its world premiere. It will show here in Minnesota on Sunday during the Minneapolis St. Paul Inte

Segregation to stardom: Ex-Vikings receiver's life chronicled by daughter

A film about Gene Washington's journey through the "underground railroad" of college football recruiting in the 1960s is showing Sunday as part of a Twin Cities film festival.
Vikings
April 20
Chad Greenway tried to knock the all away from Kentrell Brothers during practice Thursday August 4, 2016 in Mankato, MN.

Vikings linebacker Brothers suspended 4 games for drug violation

A fifth-round pick in 2016, Kentrell Brothers had earned a roster spot in large part because of his work on special teams
Vikings
April 20
Corey Clement broke away from Anthony Barr in the second quarter of the NFC championship game last season.

Super Bowl dreams? First, Vikings face one of NFL's toughest schedules

The team's 2018 schedule is highlighted by an opening five-week stretch that includes road games with the Packers, Rams and Eagles.
Vikings
April 20

Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival: Through the Banks of the Red Cedar

Former Viking Gene Washington's story of being recruited from the south during segregation is told in a new film
Vikings
April 20
Vikings cornerback Trae Waynes broke up a pass intended for Packers wide receiver Michael Clark at Lambeau Field last December. The Vikings return to

Vikings 2018: Game-by-game analysis of one of the NFL's toughest schedules

The Vikings won't have time to ease into the season, with tough games on the schedule right away.
Vikings
April 20
Vikings defensive tackle Linval Joseph (98) forced Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky (10) to get rid of the ball in the endzone, for a Vikin

NFL strength of schedule almost never predictor of team's outcome

NFL Insider: Yes, the Vikings' 2018 schedule is "tough." But the team with the 10th toughest strength of schedule has won the Super Bowl three of the past four years.
Vikings
April 20
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen (19)

Souhan: Vikings schedule is challenging, manageable and wise

Among other things, the NFL made a wise decision by not having the Vikings open the 2018 season with a rematch against the Eagles in Philadelphia.
Vikings
April 20

Vikings 2018 schedule, including TV information and game times

Here's a look at the 2018 Vikings schedule, which has been judged to be the eighth toughest in the NFL based on last season's results.
Vikings
April 19
Andrew Sendejo celebrated with teammates after an interception against Tampa Bay.

Vikings 2018 schedule released: Opener is Sept. 9 vs. 49ers

The Vikings 2018 schedule figures to be pretty tough with road games against Philadelphia, New England and the L.A. Rams in the first five weeks.

NFL Scoreboard

No NFL games today

Poll: How will the Wolves do in Game 4 vs. Houston?

See more polls