Stephen Weatherly spent a week as the test pilot for the Vikings' new Player Executive Leadership Program, an internship the team hopes can eventually enrich their players' professional prospects for life after football.
Vikings express interest in hosting the massive event again, and NFL draft, too.
The Vikings are using the preseason to slowly unveil a faster way to play offense, and coach Mike Zimmer says a faster tempo will benefit everybody
QB Kirk Cousins and the Vikings' starters will likely play up to the entire first half; perhaps that means RB Dalvin Cook will make his preseason debut.
Barry Bennett, a former NFL player and Long Prairie physical education teacher, and his wife, Carol, were found dead in their home on Wednesday.
News about the deaths of Barry and Carol Bennett spread quickly among those living in Long Prairie.
With the upcoming third preseason game against Arizona, the Vikings' first team offense will be on display for the longest time yet.
Reporters Ben Goessling and Andrew Krammer speculate on where the Vikings are truly at in terms of how successful their season will be.
Three special teams positions — punter, kicker, holder — are still undetermined as the Vikings prepare for Saturday's third of four preseason games.
Under a new offensive scheme, Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer has been pleased both by quarterback Kirk Cousins' play and offensive coordinator Kevin Stefanski's coaching.
Backfield depth is a welcome sight for a Vikings offense desperately trying to re-establish its rushing attack, and exceptional special-teams work might be Mike Boone's path to playing.
Almost every piece of the Vikings starting defense is healthy as the Sept. 8 season opener against the Falcons draws closer.
The work of coaches Kevin Stefanski, Gary Kubiak and Rick Dennison has been on display in two preseason victories.
Defensive coordinator George Edwards is happy to have Linval Joseph back and says he's working with the defense on a rush plan to handle quarterback Kyler Murray's mobility in their game against the Cardinals on Saturday.
Vikings special teams coordinator Marwan Maalouf says choosing players for various roles could extend through the final game of the preseason.
According to Vikings offensive coordinator Kevin Stefanski dwelling on the past prevents success in the present, especially with how often things change in the NFL.
Kyle Sloter's quarterback rating is excellent in the preseason, but coach Mike Zimmer was quick to warn people not to read too much into the data.
Heading into the Vikings' final two games of the preseason, the challenge before the team's young defensive backs is this: They must improve on their uneven play.
Ben Goessling, Andrew Krammer and Michael Rand discuss the difficult decisions ahead for the Vikings front office in trimming down to a 53-man roster. What will happen at receiver with Laquon Treadwell? Are new faces likely for the secondary? What about the backup quarterbacks?
After having a good showing against Seattle, Vikings running back Mike Boone knows he needs to perform well on special teams in order to earn a roster spot.