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Bradford, Bridgewater contracts approaching a crossroad

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford spoke to the media. Veteran players reported for camp on Wednesday.

The Vikings are approaching a crossroads at quarterback with Sam Bradford entering the final year of his contract alongside Teddy Bridgewater's continued recovery after major knee surgery.

Hartman: Tim Brewster sings praises of Vikings' rookie Cook

Vikings rookie running back Dalvin Cook

Former Gophers coach Tim Brewster recruited Vikings rookie running back Dalvin Cook to Florida State.


The two luxury suites controlled by the Minnesota Sports Facilities chair became the focus of attention when the Star Tribune reported that family and friends of the panel were guests at stadium events.

Senate votes to tighten access to public suites at U.S. Bank Stadium

U.S. Bank Stadium's security firm awaits decision from regulatory board on license renewal
In new dispute, Vikings say stadium agency can't sell seats
Dayton names new chair of U.S. Bank Stadium oversight board

Vikings veterans calling for nastier disposition in training camp

Fights often happen during NFL training camps. And Terence Newman would like to see more of them.


'A little bit scary': Vikings player react to CTE study including four ex-Vikings

Among the 111 deceased NFL players whose brains were studied as part of a report released this week, the disease CTE was discovered in all but one.


Top average salaries for NFL defensive ends in 2017

Sacks mean big money.


TV set on wheels gets rolling in test for upcoming Super Bowl

Testing of NFL Network's MediaCruiser, a portable set on wheels, to use during the Super Bowl was underway last week.


Bridgewater placed on PUP list, will address media Thursday

Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has not practiced in 11 months since suffering a knee injury. He's scheduled to talk with reporters Thursday morning.


Former Viking Birk, who now advises NFL, skeptical of football brain injury study

“What about the 15,000 or so deceased former NFL players who lived full lives and didn’t have CTE?” Matt Birk asked on Twitter


Receiver Bohringer still struggling with Vikings in second training camp

Even during a couple of early camp practices that have been attended mostly by rookies, Bohringer has not done much to distinguish himself.


Cowboys cut player despite false arrest report; coach repeats answer again and again

After Lucky Whitehead was released by the Dallas Cowboys on Monday, police released a statement saying the man charged with shoplifting in June was not the wide receiver


Five Vikings newcomers who'll need to contribute right away

The Vikings had a lot of shortcomings in 2016. These five could fill some big holes.


'My time will come.' Vikings rookie Dalvin Cook goes deep on past, future

In an exclusive interview, top draft choice Dalvin Cook dishes on his legal run-ins, work ethic and drive ahead of his first NFL training camp.


Five burning questions the Vikings have to answer in training camp

The Vikings face a few pressing questions this training camp.


U.S. Bank Stadium's security firm awaits decision from regulatory board on license renewal

Chicago-based Monterrey Security chief spoke briefly before the panel deferred vote.


Zimmer to test handing off play calling duties during preseason game

The Vikings head coach says he’ll likely let defensive coordinator George Edwards call a preseason game next month to see if that frees up Zimmer to better manage things.


Vikings single-game tickets on sale Thursday

The Vikings announced Tuesday that a limited number of single-game tickets for the 2017 season will go on sale on Thursday at 10 a.m. Central Time.


'Hello, goodbye': Vikings rookie seeks to fill big shoes on special teams

Rookie Rodney Adams is looking to fill a glaring void on special teams after the departure of Cordarrelle Patterson for Oakland.