Vikings' 53-man roster projection: Patterson, Trattou make the cut

Vikings' 53-man roster projection: Patterson, Trattou make the cut

So will make the team? Here’s our 53-man roster projection heading into tonight's game against Tennessee.

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Turner: Vikings will be 'a good running football team'

September 2
The Vikings won't have a true handle of their running game until the regular season when Adrian Peterson starts playing. But offensive coordinator Norv Turner is optimistic based on what he's seen.
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September 2

Access Vikings morning walkthrough: Most underrated Vikings player, less intrigue with line cuts and more

The season-ending injuries to tackles Phil Loadholt and Carter Bykowski have taken much of the intrigue out of the final roster cuts along the offensive line.
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September 1

Turner: Vikings offensive line still needs to jell

Judging from how Norv Turner talked about his offensive line after practice Tuesday, it’s a safe bet that many of the team’s starters on the line will get some work.
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September 1
Minnesota Vikings John Sullivan (65).

Vikings center John Sullivan still sidelined

Also not taking part in Tuesday’s shells-only practice were tight end Chase Ford, defensive tackle Shamar Stephen and linebacker Brian Peters.
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September 1

Craig: Relax, there will be a role for Trae Waynes

Coach Mike Zimmer will find ways to use Waynes in a manner designed to help the team while developing a first-round talent.
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September 1
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Mike Kafka (4) throws next to Teddy Brid...

Vikings release quarterback Kafka; roster at 75

The move also leaves them with three quarterbacks on the roster heading into Thursday’s preseason finale against Tennessee.
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September 1

Access Vikings morning walkthrough: Trae Waynes improving, Heinicke fighting for roster spot and more

The Vikings’ final practice this week will be very brief. It begins at 11 a.m. with offensive coordinator Norv Turner expected to talk to the media at 12:30 p.m.
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August 31

Robinson out for at least six weeks; Bykowski on injured reserve

Being placed on the injured Physically Unable to Perform list means that cornerback Josh Robinson will be out until at least Week 7. Center John Sullivan also missed practice again with back spasms.
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August 31
Dominique Williams worked a running back drill during Vikings training...

Running back Williams focused on improving, not on team cuts

Dominique Williams has learned through that experience how to prepare for the process of training camp and the preseason, particularly with this franchise.
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August 31

Zimmer on Trae Waynes: Not so fast with starter talk

Coach Mike Zimmer said it is not realistic that Waynes will start ahead of veteran Terence Newman when the Vikings open the season against San Francisco.
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August 31
Minnesota Vikings Xavier Rhodes (29).

Xavier Rhodes relates to Trae Waynes' NFL adjustment

He went through his own struggles after leaving Florida State in 2013, but Rhodes flashed his All-Pro potential last season in his first season under head coach Mike Zimmer.
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August 31

Access Vikings morning walkthrough: Vikings make first roster cuts, Teddy's impressive preseason stats and more

The Vikings are back on the field today after yesterday’s day off. Coach Mike Zimmer is on the podium at 11 a.m. Practice starts at 1 p.m.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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August 28
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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.
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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…
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August 27

Rookie cornerback Trae Waynes could be Vikings starter

Rookie cornerback Trae Waynes as a starter on opening day? “That’s what we’re aiming for,” Vikings defensive coordinator George Edwards said after Thursday’s practice. But…

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