Every year, it seems more than half of NFL teams need to ‘win now’ to avoid calls for change. How intertwined are the futures of the Vikings head coach and general manager?
Riley Reiff, Everson Griffen, Linval Joseph and Xavier Rhodes — who will all be at least 30 years old and carry salary-cap numbers of at least $12.9 million in 2020 — could be candidates for release or restructured deals.
Undrafted rookie safety Isaiah Wharton won one for the defense, cutting in front of receiver Olabisi Johnson for an interception under the goal posts
Steve Jordan will be honored at the Vikings’ Oct. 24 game against Washington. He played for 13 years in Minnesota after he was a seventh-round pick out of Brown University in 1982.
There were highs and lows on Tuesday among the three quarterbacks vying to be the main backup to Kirk Cousins for the 2019 Vikings season.
On the final weekend before the NFL enters the most dormant phase of its calendar, the Vikings’ Eagan headquarters is a hotbed for local youth football players.
Mike Zimmer said he spent time this offseason studying other NFL defenses to pick up ideas, including how other defenses countered plays the Vikings saw often last season.
Second-round draft pick Irv Smith Jr. and the second-year player Ty Conklin drew praise from coaches and teammates during and after Wednesday's practice.
Stefon Diggs skipped the first two OTAs after participating sparingly in the Vikings offseason program that started last month.. That focused attention on competition for other receiver spots on the team.
When Organized Team Activities begin next week, Jayron Kearse expects to be one of a few Vikings vying for playing time as the nickel defensive back.
It’s looking more likely tight end Kyle Rudolph may have to accept a hometown discount to avoid being traded or released by the Vikings.
The Vikings signed one more player Wednesday after last weekend's tryouts. Former University of Alabama-Birmingham defensive end Stacy Keely earned a spot on the 90-man…
When the Vikings gather for their first 2019 workouts later this month, coaches will have a dozen practices to sort out some mysteries on the current 90-man roster.
The Vikings signed former Rutgers cornerback Isaiah Wharton following a three-day rookie minicamp in which Wharton was among more than 30 players participating.
The Vikings ranked last in field goal percentage last season, at the start of which rookie Daniel Carlson was cut after missing three field goals vs. Green Bay.
A day before rookies take the field in Eagan for the start of a three-day rookie minicamp, the Vikings front office began signing its 12-man draft class.
A deal for Kyle Rudolph, who has made his desire known to restructure his contract if that’s what keeps his family in Minnesota, would clear more than $7 million in Vikings' cap space.
Texas cornerback Kris Boyd comes from a family of athletes, including a cousin in former Pro Bowl cornerback Bobby Taylor.
The Vikings took defensive tackle Armon Watts out of Arkansas with the first of three sixth-round picks on Saturday, and followed by taking a safety from Wyoming and a 323-pound offensive tackle from Elon University.
Smith finished his USC career with 26.5 tackles for a loss, 11 of which came when he was the Trojans’ leading tackler as a junior.