When the Vikings plunged dramatically into free agency for Kirk Cousins, they made it clear that 2018 is win-now time.
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer sought and bought pressure up the middle in veteran Sheldon Richardson..
The fall of 1972 was a missed opportunity for a Vikings team that had gone 35-7 the previous three seasons and was adding an elite passer.
Stefon Diggs signed a five-year contract valued at $72 million during training camp. He's 24, entering his prime with a quarterback eager to spin him the ball. This is Diggs' moment.
North Score: Kirk Cousins goes through extensive and atypical training to mold his brain — so he can be in the right state of mind, all the time.
Star power rules the NFL, but with injuries inevitable so often a season is defined by the strength of the full roster.
The Vikings running game remains the starting point for the offense, which will be bolstered by the healthy return of second-year back Dalvin Cook.
Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs stand out, but the Vikings' line play will matter this season, too, in how far the duo threat can go.
Rookie kicker Daniel Carlson faces stresses as he moves along the same path Blair Walsh followed.
Vikings secondary, linebackers have one option — adjust or fall prey again to run-pass option threat
The Vikings' loaded secondary — and their linebackers — spent this offseason studying run-pass option plays after the Eagles used the concept to perfection in the NFC Championship Game.
Two writers and two columnists give their thoughts on the upcoming season.
The Minnesota Vikings preseason portraits.
What to watch for this season on defense.
What to watch for on offense this season.
What to watch for
Likely talkers for the Vikings as the 2018 season rolls on.
Week 1 (Sept. 9) vs. San Francisco Kirk Cousins faces former coordinator Kyle Shanahan in a noon game at U.S. Bank Stadium. Week 2 at…