(credit: CBS)

Peterson Says ‘Fresh Start’ Might Be Best

Adrian Peterson says he realizes moving on from the Minnesota Vikings might be best for both him and the team. In an interview published Thursday by USA Today, Peterson said he believes the coaches and players on the team are fully behind him but that feelings in the organization toward him are mixed after he was charged with felony child abuse in Texas for using a wooden switch to discipline his 4-year-old son. He pleaded no contest Nov. 4 to misdemeanor reckless assault.

11/20/2014

(credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images)

RB Tate Joins Vikings After Rough Ride With Browns

After a bumpy ending in Cleveland, running back Ben Tate is getting a fresh start in Minnesota. Tate joined the Vikings for practice Thursday, two days after he was waived by the Browns. Tate signed with Cleveland as a free agent before the season, leaving Houston after four years.

11/20/2014

(credit: CBS)

NFLPA Appeals Adrian Peterson’s Suspension

In a letter to its player representatives and executive committee obtained by The Associated Press on Thursday, the NFLPA calls Commissioner Roger Goodell’s punishment “unprecedented, arbitrary, and unlawful” and demands an independent, neutral arbitrator hears Peterson’s case.

11/20/2014

11. Seattle Seahawks (6-4)

WCCO This Morning NFL Picks: Week 12

It’s Week 12 in the NFL season. Which of our insiders will come out victorious this year? Who’s going to tank? Stay with us as we present our fearless picks.

11/20/2014

(credit: CBS)

Judge Limits Suspect In Death Of Adrian Peterson’s Son

A judge has ordered that a man charged in the killing of the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson in South Dakota last fall must have no unsupervised contact with children and no contact with the victim’s family.

11/20/2014

(credit: CBS)

Vikings Sink $647,000 More Into Stadium

The Minnesota Vikings are adding $647,000 to their share of their new stadium thanks to several design changes. The changes are up for approval at Friday’s meeting of the authority overseeing the stadium’s construction. The biggest share is almost $235,000 to change finishes and food service capabilities in one section of the stadium.

11/19/2014

(credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Vikings Claim Running Back Ben Tate Off Waivers

The Minnesota Vikings have claimed running back Ben Tate off waivers from the Cleveland Browns. Tate was signed Wednesday, when running backs Matt Asiata (concussion) and Jerick McKinnon (lower back injury) both were held out of practice. The move also came the day after the NFL announced a suspension of running back Adrian Peterson for the rest of the season for violating the league’s personal conduct policy.

11/19/2014

(credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NFL Sends Domestic Violence Video To Schools

The NFL sent a 17-minute video Wednesday to high school and college coaches nationwide to encourage them to be aware of and act against domestic violence and abuse.

11/19/2014

(credit: CBS)

Vikings Focus On The Field, Not Personal Feelings Following AP Suspension

Instead of focusing on their team’s best player’s suspension, the Minnesota Vikings are getting ready for Sunday’s game against the Green Bay Packers.

11/19/2014

(Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Can The Vikings Surprise The Packers?

It’s another border battle week in the NFC North Division as the Vikings take on a bitter rival. They’re coming off a brutal 21-13 loss against the Chicago Bears and dropped to 4-6 on the season.

11/19/2014

(credit: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Peterson’s Future With Vikings Dims Further

The Minnesota Vikings were already going to face a difficult decision this winter about Adrian Peterson, with the star running back turning 30 next year. That was before the public relations problem his child abuse case created for the team.

11/19/2014

(Credit, Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Clock Malfunction Factors Into Vikings QB Bridgewater’s Last Minute Interception

The Minnesota Vikings are not blaming the fourth quarter clock malfunctions on their 21-13 loss to the Chicago Bears Sunday at Soldier Field. But, they are saying it factored into the play that denied them a chance to tie the game. Quarterback Teddy Bridgewater threw a long pass to the end zone with plenty of time remaining in the game, but thought the clock was running out. The interception allowed the Bears to take a knee for the remainder of the game. Tight end Kyle Rudolph returned to the lineup, but he was a non-factor.

11/19/2014

(credit: Jupiter Images)

Vikings, Cub Foods Give Away Thousands Of Thanksgiving Turkeys

Some very deserving families will have a turkey on the table this holiday season. Former Minnesota Vikings player E.J. Henderson, with the help of Cub Foods, is giving away thousands of turkeys to families in need. Henderson kicked off the season of giving Tuesday morning, hanging out and bringing a smile to a number of families in attendance.

11/18/2014

(credit: Michael B. Thomas/Getty Images)

NFL: Adrian Peterson Suspended For Season Without Pay

The NFL announced Tuesday morning that Adrian Peterson will be suspended without pay for at least the remainder of the 2014 season.

11/18/2014

(credit: CBS)

Vikings Fans, Former Players React To AP Suspension

Adrian Peterson will not be returning to football anytime soon, after NFL commissioner Roger Goodell suspended the Vikings running back without pay. In a letter to Peterson, Goodell said his reinstatement would be contingent on him completing a treatment and counseling program.

11/18/2014

Photo Galleries
31. Oakland Raiders (1-10)

NFL Power Rankings: Week 13

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in NFL. Here’s your power rankings heading into Week 13.

Green Bay Packers v Minnesota Vikings

Packers Hold Off Vikings 24-21

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

20. St. Louis Rams (4-6)

NFL Power Rankings: Week 12

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in NFL. Here’s your power rankings heading into Week 12.

Minnesota Vikings v Chicago Bears

Vikings Overpowered By Bears 21-13

View images from the Chicago Bears’ win over the Minnesota Vikings Sunday.

16. Buffalo Bills (5-4)

NFL Power Rankings: Week 11

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in NFL. Here’s your power rankings heading into Week 11.

16. Baltimore Ravens (5-4)

NFL Power Rankings: Week 10

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in NFL. Here’s your power rankings heading into Week 10.

More Galleries
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,988 other followers