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Week 15 results mean more potential playoff destinations for Vikings

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs (14) tossed the ball into the stands after catching a 13 yard touchdown pass in the first quarter.

A pair of upsets after the Vikings got off the field on Sunday mean the Vikings’ list of wild-card scenarios is significantly longer than it was at the beginning of the day.


Vikings-Dolphins inactives: Tight end David Morgan returns

Vikings-Dolphins inactives: Tight end David Morgan returns

Tight end David Morgan will play Sunday against the Dolphins for the first time since his Nov. 4 knee injury. Morgan was limited in three…


VP of Officiating: Wagner should've been flagged on blocked Vikings field goal

VP of Officiating: Wagner should've been flagged on blocked Vikings field goal

Al Riveron, the NFL’s Vice President of Officiating, said the Seahawks should’ve been penalized while blocking the Vikings field goal attempt in the fourth quarter of Monday night’s loss.


Vikings-Dolphins injury reports: Mike Remmers expects to play

Vikings-Dolphins injury reports: Mike Remmers expects to play

The Vikings listed three players as questionable to play Sunday against Miami.


One Vikings struggle: Freeing up Diggs and Thielen

One Vikings struggle: Freeing up Diggs and Thielen

New offensive coordinator Kevin Stefanski made it clear he’s been paying attention to the not-so-subtle expectations coach Mike Zimmer has been laying out for his offense in recent weeks.


Fixing the offense: Should Vikings return to staple of 2017's success?

Fixing the offense: Should Vikings return to staple of 2017's success?

The Vikings offense can’t overhaul in Week 15, but what it could do is revert to some core principles that led to last year’s success by departed quarterback Case Keenum.


Waynes, O'Neill upgraded to full practice participation

In a rarity for an NFL team in mid-December, every player on the Vikings' active roster practiced today. Cornerback Trae Waynes (concussion) and right tackle…


What do the Vikings have in common with 3-10 Cardinals and 3-10 49ers?

Danielle Hunter (99) sacked Josh Rosen in the second quarter with the Vikings played Arizona.

The Vikings share something with two of the teams that share the worst record in the NFL. It's something that should distress them.


Vikings-Seahawks inactives: Kendricks in, receiver Baldwin out

Vikings-Seahawks inactives: Kendricks in, receiver Baldwin out

Vikings linebacker Eric Kendricks, who was listed questionable to play due to a rib injury, is active in Seattle.


Vikings' playoff chances are strong, no matter what happens vs. Seahawks

Vikings' playoff chances are strong, no matter what happens vs. Seahawks

Sunday's outcomes gave the Vikings a great boost in the NFC playoff picture. But what about their chances of overtaking the Bears for the NFC North title?


Vikings' Kendricks questionable, Waynes ruled out for Monday

Vikings' Kendricks questionable, Waynes ruled out for Monday

Linebacker Eric Kendricks returned to practice today and is listed as questionable for Monday night’s game at Seattle. He missed practice Thursday and Friday because of a rib injury.


Heading to Seattle? Come talk Vikings with us on Sunday

Heading to Seattle? Come talk Vikings with us on Sunday

If you're using the Vikings' game against the Seahawks on Monday night as an opportunity for a long weekend on the West Coast in December,…


Back for more: Cousins, Wilson met in two epic Big Ten games

Back for more: Cousins, Wilson met in two epic Big Ten games

From their one year in the Big Ten together, Kirk Cousins and Seattle quarterback Russell Wilson have enough memories against the other to last a lifetime.


Vikings mailbag: Why doesn't Cousins throw long more often?

Vikings mailbag: Why doesn't Cousins throw long more often?

The style of offense run by the Vikings is one factor. But other things are at play regarding the nature of the team's passing game.


Kyle Rudolph is Vikings' 2018 Walter Payton Man of the Year nominee

Kyle Rudolph is Vikings' 2018 Walter Payton Man of the Year nominee

The 29-year-old Rudolph was recognized on Wednesday for his work at the U of M Masonic Children’s Hospital.


Argue this one: Is it fair to assign wins and loss only to quarterbacks?

Argue this one: Is it fair to assign wins and loss only to quarterbacks?

For the Vikings, 2018 is sliding toward the perfect storm of unflattering comparisons based on won-loss records for the quarterbacks who start for the Vikings, Washington and Denver.


Vikings working out CFL star QB Mitchell on Wednesday

Vikings working out CFL star QB Mitchell on Wednesday

The Vikings plan to work out Bo Levi Mitchell, the Calgary Stampeders quarterback who led his team to Grey Cup championships in 2014 and 2018.


Missed chances in New England lead to dud from Cousins and receivers

Missed chances in New England lead to dud from Cousins and receivers

Stefon Diggs sat alone on the floor in the entrance of the visitor’s locker room following the Vikings’ 24-10 loss in New England. It was the empty calm of a bad day at work.


Vikings couldn't touch Brady, which led to their downfall

Vikings couldn't touch Brady, which led to their downfall

The Vikings have just eight games under Mike Zimmer where they haven’t recorded a sack, but two have come in the last five weeks.


Vikings-Patriots inactives: Rhodes will give it a go in New England

Vikings-Patriots inactives: Rhodes will give it a go in New England

All five Vikings listed questionable are active for Sunday’s game in New England.