Vikings
March 22
Cornerback Patrick Peterson with the Cardinals during the 2020 season.

New cornerback Peterson, Vikings betting on each other in 2021

Veteran Patrick Peterson, an eight-time Pro Bowl selection, said working with Mike Zimmer drew him to Minnesota after two seasons that didn't match expectations.
Randball
March 22
Three things to watch: Wolves trade, Wild response, Vikings extensions

Three things to watch: Wolves trade, Wild response, Vikings extensions

There are two times of great convergence on the sports calendar: late March and early October. It's going to be an eventful week in Minnesota sports even for teams that aren't playing.
Vikings
March 20
Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman and chairman Zygi Wilf

Vikings bank on NFL bounceback of salary cap

With financial effects of the pandemic lingering, the Vikings are trying to hold the line until they can reap benefits of the next NFL salary cap hike.
Sports
March 20
FILE - Detroit Lions defensive end Romeo Okwara (95) follows a play during the first half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars in

Offseason approaches of Vikings' NFC North brethren run the gamut

On the NFL: They're aggressive in Detroit, quiet in Green Bay, maybe a little lost in Chicago.
Sports
March 20

Vikings offseason signings and re-signings

An early look at who's back, and who's arrived, with the Vikings for 2021.
Vikings
March 19

Vikings' 2021 departures

A look at former Vikings players, now playing elsewhere after the start of free agency.
Vikings
March 19
Minnesota Vikings free safety Anthony Harris (41) gets the team ready before a game.

On the move: Ex-Vikings safety Anthony Harris to sign with Eagles

The former Vikings safety reportedly agreed to a deal with the Eagles on Friday evening that reflects how tough last year was for the veteran.
Randball
March 19
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins

Catch-2022: Kirk Cousins' $45 million was guaranteed Friday

Cousins has played reasonably well in his three seasons with the Vikings. But he and agent have played the contract game even better.
Vikings
March 19
Vikings general manager Rick Spielman

Vikings lose draft pick, executives fined for salary-cap violation

Three team executives were also fined for a violation related to practice squad player's contract in 2019.
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March 19
Vikings offensive tackles Riley Reiff, left, and Brian O’Neill in 2019.

Former Vikings tackle Riley Reiff agrees to sign with the Bengals

Reiff will protect quarterback Joe Burrow next season after he was released by Minnesota earlier this month.
Sports
March 19
Minnesota Vikings players warmed up before the start of practice.

Podcast: More moves for the Vikings and many reasons to go into the woods

What else will the Vikings do in free agency? Football writer Ben Goessling drops in on the Daily Delivery to tell us. And when you're done stressing about the Vikings, we suggest a good way to get away.
Vikings
March 19
Defensive tackle Dalvin Tomlinson signed a two-year, $22 million deal with the Vikings this week.

Dalvin Tomlinson is Vikings' 'big prize' in free agency, GM says

General Manager Rick Spielman said the run-stuffing defensive tackle was the team's No. 1 target.
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March 18
Kyle Rudolph

Tight end Rudolph agrees to two-year deal with the Giants

Kyle Rudolph, released by the Vikings this month, is seeking more opportunities in the passing game by going to New York.
Randball
March 18
Dan Bailey after missing a kick and Ryan Longwell after making one.

'It's an entire operation.' Ex-Viking Longwell takes on team's kicking problems.

The ex-Vikings kicker, who made 86% of his field goals with the team, tells what's wrong. "There are reasons a guy like Dan Bailey goes from making 10, 15 or 20 kicks in a row to missing."
Sports
March 18
JEFF WHEELER ¥ jeff.wheeler@startribune.com MINNEAPOLIS - 9/26/10 - The Minnesota Vikings gained their first win of the season with a 24-10 defeat of

Podcast: Longwell fixes the kicking; Zimmer and Spielman's last stand

Former Vikings kicker Ryan Longwell visits the Daily Delivery to break down what's gone wrong and how the team can fix that part of its game. Plus, jobs on the line and Jamal Mashburn fallout.
Vikings
March 18
Patrick Peterson intercepts a pass in the end zone intended for Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham during a game in December, 2019. Peterson has agree

Vikings add veteran Pro Bowl cornerback Peterson to shore up secondary

Patrick Peterson, a 10-year veteran who had spent his whole career with the Cardinals, joins a young secondary on a team in dire dire need of experience.
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March 18
Dalvin Tomlinson

Bully of a run stopper: Watch new Vikings defensive tackle Tomlinson

A look through Dalvin Tomlinson's 2020 season in New York shows he'll stop the Vikings defense from getting pushed around. But can he help the four-man pass rush?
Vikings
March 17
The Vikings’ defensive line could get a quick fix with Danielle Hunter returning from neck injury and nose tackle Michael Pierce making his debut af

Scoggins: Vikings must fix offensive, defensive lines, or brace for change

The Vikings so far have improved the defense in free agency, but it is only a small start toward repairing two inadequate position groups.
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March 17
Vikings receiver Chad Beebe (12) scored the winning touchdown against the Panthers in Week 12.

Vikings receiver Chad Beebe returning on one-year deal

The Vikings retained a second free agent on Wednesday, agreeing to terms with Beebe on a one-year deal.
Vikings
March 17
Safety Keanu Neal (22)

Free agency tracker: Vikings' needs and who could fill them

The negotiating period has begun. The team could make moves to address the offensive and defensive lines, the secondary and receiver.