Minnesota Vikings
Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 4:11 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings announced Thursday that Tommy Mason, their first draft choice in 1961, had died at the age of 75. Mason was the first player ever drafted by the Vikings, taken first overall in the 1961 NFL Draft out of Tulane...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Monday, January 19, 2015 at 1:50 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings reminded us on their Facebook page that it was one year ago yesterday when the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome was deflated to make room for a new billion dollar stadium...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 6:20 PM - Permalink
The new Minnesota Vikings Stadium will not include bird-safe glass, despite months of impassioned pleas. The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority made the final decision Friday...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Friday, January 16, 2015 at 7:57 PM - Permalink
The NFL has asked a federal court to reject the petition by the NFL Players Association on behalf of Adrian Peterson to have the star running back's suspension overturned. Attorneys for the league, in filings Friday, wrote that U.S. labor law should prevent the court from handling a dispute...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Wednesday, January 14, 2015 at 2:58 PM - Permalink
Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman says the team is waiting for the process to play out before it can make any definitive statements on the future of suspended running back Adrian Peterson...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 at 3:53 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings announced Tuesday that quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has been selected to the All-Rookie Team by the Pro Football Writer's Association...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 7:09 PM - Permalink
Let's recap your weekend, shall we?The Timberwolves lost their 14th and 15th in a row Friday and Saturday night.The Wild were outscored a combined 7-2 in losses to Nashville and Chicago, and have now lost five in a row and 11 of their last 13.Gopher men's basketball blew a 9-point lead with...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Friday, January 9, 2015 at 9:51 AM - Permalink
A former Vikings player who played in four Super Bowls with the team is among the 18 finalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. The list of nominees currently includes 15 notables from the modern era, one senior and two contributors...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 1:47 PM - Permalink
South Dakota authorities have issued an arrest warrant for the suspect in the death of the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. The Minnehaha County Sheriff's Office says Joseph Patterson violated the terms of his bond by contacting the boy's mother...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 12:08 PM - Permalink
The general manager of the new Minnesota Vikings stadium comes from World Wrestling Entertainment...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Monday, January 5, 2015 at 5:22 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings announced Monday they've signed three more players to reserve/future free agent contracts. The Vikings signed defensive tackle Chigbo Anunoby, defensive end Leon Mackey and cornerback DeMarcus Van Dyke...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Friday, January 2, 2015 at 6:48 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings say they're looking into the arrest of a rookie cornerback on suspicion of misdemeanor drunken driving. Jabari Price was arrested early Monday and booked into Hennepin County Jail. He was released a few hours later. The 22-year-old player has a court appearance set for...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Friday, January 2, 2015 at 2:22 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings have another reminder of a tough season: No one made the 2014 Associated Press NFL All-Pro teams. The selections announced Friday end a mini-streak for the Vikings, which had at least one All-Pro in each of the past three seasons...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at 8:10 PM - Permalink
Mike Zimmer and Teddy Bridgewater will be forever linked with the Minnesota Vikings, regardless of how the team fares over the rest of their time together. This is the state of the NFL. For all the excess credit or blame that continually falls on the head coach and the quarterback, success or...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Monday, December 29, 2014 at 6:52 PM - Permalink
The difference in their record was modest, going from ten losses to nine...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Monday, December 29, 2014 at 2:46 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings will have the 11th pick in the 2015 draft. The Vikings were one of three teams with a 7-9 record, but the combined record of their opponents was worse than Cleveland and New Orleans to put them ahead of the Browns and Saints. The draft will be in Chicago, April 30 through May...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Monday, December 29, 2014 at 8:00 AM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings outlasted the Chicago Bears for a 13-9 victory Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium. The Vikings finish the season with the third best record in the NFC North, despite winning just one inter-divisional game. The Vikings' good, but not great, performances from the offense, defense...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 4:18 PM - Permalink
Teddy Bridgewater threw the go-ahead 44-yard touchdown pass to Adam Thielen in the third quarter, guiding the Minnesota Vikings past Chicago 13-9 on Sunday to put one more blemish on a forgettable year for the Bears...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 12:50 PM - Permalink
Chad Greenway is inactive for Minnesota because of a knee injury, leaving the Vikings without two starting linebackers against Chicago...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 3:05 PM - Permalink
he Minnesota Vikings have been in transition all year. Rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is learning on the job. Coach Mike Zimmer is shaping his new team's mindset. Dave Mansell is making sure a 970-foot steel roof truss will be in place on time and within budget, along with tens of...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Friday, December 26, 2014 at 4:51 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings have three healthy linebackers on their active roster for Sunday's game against the Chicago Bears at TCF Bank Stadium. Veteran Chad Greenway, despite missing all three practices this week, could still play in the final game of the season. The Vikings have 14 players listed...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Friday, December 26, 2014 at 4:19 PM - Permalink
Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway is questionable for the season finale because of a knee injury. Greenway didn't practice all week. Coach Mike Zimmer said he probably could have participated Friday, but the team didn't want to risk aggravation...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 7:00 AM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings entered Sunday's loss to the Miami Dolphins as a vastly improved defense from last season. However, in the loss, the team was embarrassed by the performance and head coach Mike Zimmer was still upset 24 hours later. He vowed that he will fix the unit. The Vikings face the...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 7:00 AM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings play their last game of the season Sunday against the Chicago Bears at TCF Bank Stadium. The Bears are one game behind the Vikings in the NFC North Division standings and would move out of the cellar with a victory. They have lost four straight games overall and three...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Monday, December 22, 2014 at 7:07 PM - Permalink
The Minnesota Vikings have dropped two straight games and have no chance at the playoffs as they head into the final week of the season...
WCCO-TV
0 Share
Skybox 360 Media
Close