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Coach Zimmer ‘Fully Expects’ Peterson To Be With Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings don’t plan to trade Adrian Peterson and fully expect him to be with the team for the 2015 season. Vikings coach Mike Zimmer was emphatic about that Wednesday at the NFL owners’ meetings.

03/25/2015

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Vikings Sign S Taylor Mays, LB Casey Matthews

The Minnesota Vikings announced Tuesday they’ve agreed to terms with free agent defensive players Taylor Mays and Casey Matthews. Mays is a safety who played the last four seasons with the Cincinnati Bengals.

03/24/2015

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Agent: Peterson Return To Vikings Not In ‘Best Interest’

Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings have reached a standstill in their relationship. Peterson’s agent, Ben Dogra, said in an interview on Tuesday that he believes a return to Minnesota this season is not in the “best interest” of the standout running back.

03/24/2015

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Former Viking Darren Sharper Gets 9 Years In Arizona Sex Assault

Former NFL All-Pro Darren Sharper has pleaded guilty to sexual assault and attempted sexual assault in a plea deal with Arizona prosecutors and was immediately sentenced to nine years in prison.

03/23/2015

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Adrian Peterson’s Agent Declines Rick Spielman’s Dinner Invitation

The relationship between the Minnesota Vikings and star running back Adrian Peterson remains tenuous. Peterson’s agent, Ben Dogra, confirmed on Friday that he declined an invitation from Vikings general manager Rick Spielman to meet over dinner during the NFL owners meetings in Arizona next week.

03/20/2015

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Ex-NFL Player Darren Sharper Charged With Rape In Las Vegas

Rape charges have been filed in Las Vegas against former NFL safety Darren Sharper, who already faces sexual assault charges in Los Angeles, New Orleans and the Phoenix area. Sharper’s Las Vegas attorney, David Chesnoff, appeared Friday before a Las Vegas judge on two sexual assault charges involving two women in January 2014. Details of the allegations weren’t immediately available.

03/20/2015

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Vikings Sign Former Green Bay RB DuJuan Harris

The Minnesota Vikings announced Thursday they’ve signed free agent running back DuJuan Harris. Harris has spent the past three seasons with the Green Bay Packers after being signed by Jacksonville as an undrafted free agent after the 2011 NFL Draft.

03/19/2015

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Report: Vikings Will Not Cut Adrian Peterson

We could soon have an answer about Adrian Peterson’s future. According to NFL.com, the Vikings will not be cutting him from the team.

03/19/2015

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Lawmakers Hear Birders’ Call For Safer Glass On Stadium

Bird lovers’ long push to make the Minnesota Vikings’ new stadium safer is moving to the Legislature.

03/18/2015

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NFLPA Picks Vikings LB Greenway For Community Service Award

Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway has been chosen as the winner of the Byron “Whizzer” White Award, given annually by the NFL Players Association for exceptional community service.

03/18/2015

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Top 5 Vikings All-Time Free Agency Signings

With all the recent buzz of free agency signings around the NFL, we were thinking of all the free agents Minnesota Vikings have picked up over the years. After giving it much contemplation, here are what we believe to be the top five signings by the Minnesota Vikings!

03/18/2015

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Ex-Bengals CB Terence Newman Visits Zimmer, Vikings

Free agent cornerback Terence Newman has visited Minnesota, considering the possibility of reuniting with Vikings coach Mike Zimmer. The Vikings confirmed Tuesday that Newman met with team officials.

03/17/2015

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Vikings Release WR Greg Jennings

The Vikings released Jennings on Saturday, roughly 18 hours after their trade for Wallace was finalized. Jennings would have counted $11 million against their salary cap this year, so after two unremarkable years with the team he was the latest veteran around the league with a big contract to be let go with less than half of the contract length fulfilled.

03/14/2015

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Vikings Acquire WR Mike Wallace From Dolphins

A person with direct knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press the Minnesota Vikings have acquired wide receiver Mike Wallace from the Miami Dolphins.

03/13/2015

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Vikings Finalize Contract With Backup Quarterback Shaun Hill

Thirteen years after he started his NFL career in Minnesota as an undrafted rookie, Shaun Hill has returned to the Vikings as a veteran mentor. The Vikings finalized a two-year contract Wednesday with Hill, securing their backup for Teddy Bridgewater and bringing the veteran to his original team.

03/11/2015

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Vikings, DT Tom Johnson Finalize 3-Year Contract

The Minnesota Vikings have finalized their three-year contract with defensive tackle Tom Johnson. The Vikings announced the deal Wednesday.

03/11/2015

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Vikings Re-Sign RB Matt Asiata, Bring Back QB Shaun Hill

The Minnesota Vikings announced Tuesday they’ve re-signed running back Matt Asiata, who became a restricted free agent after last season. In three seasons with the Vikings, Asiata has appeared in 42 games with 10 starts.

03/10/2015

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Vikings Owners, Adrian Peterson Meet In New York

With the start of the league business year in the NFL happening Tuesday afternoon, the Minnesota Vikings are continuing to speak with Adrian Peterson about his future with the team. Peterson met with Vikings owners Mark and Zygi Wilf as well as General Manager Rick Spielman on Monday in New York.

03/10/2015

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With Peterson’s Status In Question, Vikings Pay A Visit

According to sources, Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman and Head Coach Mike Zimmer flew to Houston on Wednesday to meet with Peterson at his home and discuss his future with the team.

03/04/2015

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Vikes Have Filled 33,000-Plus Seats For 2016 At New Stadium

Ticket sales for the new Minnesota Vikings stadium have been brisk. Commitments have already been made by ticket buyers to fill more than 33,300 seats at the 65,000-seat stadium.

03/04/2015

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Vikings Trade Back-Up QB Matt Cassel To Buffalo

The Minnesota Vikings announced Wednesday they’ve agreed to the terms of a trade that would send back-up quarterback Matt Cassel to the Buffalo Bills. The Vikings will get an undisclosed draft pick from the Bills in return for Cassel.

03/04/2015

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AP Source: Vikings To Meet With Adrian Peterson On Wednesday

A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Adrian Peterson is scheduled to meet with Minnesota Vikings GM Rick Spielman and coach Mike Zimmer in Houston on Wednesday.

03/03/2015

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Spielman: Vikings Have Had ‘Open Dialogue’ With Peterson

Vikings General Manager Rick Spielman came to watch and evaluate potential future pros at the Gophers’ annual Pro Day on Monday, but he did address the future of his team’s most prominent current pro.

03/02/2015

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Vikings Finish Commemoration Of Black History Month

The Minnesota Vikings have completed their online presentation of stories surrounding Black History Month. The team website featured a daily video plus various articles throughout February commemorating the event, including poignant interviews with several black former players about their experiences with discrimination.

02/28/2015

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Adrian Peterson Issues Statement: ‘One Step Closer’

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson issued a statement after a judge on Thursday threw out an arbitrator’s decision to suspend him. U.S. District Court Judge David Doty said the NFL unlawfully changed the rules to suspend Peterson.

02/27/2015

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Puppy Bowl XI Starting Lineup

Forget the Patriots, ignore the Seahawks. The REAL competition this year is between Drew Carey, Pepper, Faulkner and the rest of the starting lineup for Puppy Bowl XI. See them all here!

3. Green Bay Packers (12-4)

Final NFL Power Rankings

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in NFL. Here’s your final power rankings of the season.

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Vikings Wrap Up Season, Beat Bears 13-9

Check out images from the Vikings’ win over the Bears Sunday.

Minnesota Vikings v Miami Dolphins

Dolphins Rally Over Vikings 37-35

View images of the Dolphins’ win over the Vikings Sunday.

23. Carolina Panthers (5-8-1)

NFL Power Rankings: Week 16

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in NFL. Here’s your power rankings heading into Week 16.

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Lions Defeat Vikings 16-14

Check out the images of the Vikings-Lions game Sunday.

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