Vikings Team Grades: Flat Performance After Bye Week Leads To First Loss Of The SeasonThe Minnesota Vikings defense forced four turnovers, but they still lost their first game of the season. The Philadelphia Eagles came away with a easy 21-10 victory at Lincoln Financial Field. The Vikings did very little right on offense, defense and special teams.
Opponent Profile: Vikings Set To Face Eagles In PhiladelphiaThe Minnesota Vikings come out of their bye week facing the Philadelphia Eagles, who have a 3-2 record, but are 2-0 at home this year.
Minnesota Vikings Look To Strike Gold On Another Top Draft PickThe Minnesota Vikings signed 2008 first overall draft pick Jake Long to provide depth at offensive tackle. He has a history of success on the field as well as injuries. General manager Rick Spielman expects Adrian Peterson to be fresh is he comes off injured reserve later this season.
Zimmer, Unbeaten Vikings Have Become Quite The MatchMike Zimmer had been an also-ran for so many NFL head coaching positions that he almost declined a second interview in Minnesota, exasperated by being passed over for yet another top job.
WATCH: Marcus Sherels 79-Yard Punt Return TDThe Vikings punt return man put the team up big with his second quarter touchdown.
WATCH: Sam Bradford Hits Adam Thielen For 36 Yard TDThe third-year receiver picked up his first touchdown catch of the season against the Texans.
Patterson Reinvents Himself To Vikings' DelightOver the last half of his rookie season, he's excelled at returning kickoffs right away, as well as being a stellar receiver and runner.
Vikings Boone On Track To Play Against Giants After Hip InjuryMinnesota Vikings left guard Alex Boone is on track to play on Monday night against the New York Giants despite a hip injury that forced him from the previous game.
Good Questions: NFL Surgeries, License Plates, 'Fore!'Why do we yell "Fore" to warn people in golf? How does the state determine license plate combinations? Who pays for NFL player surgeries?
Zimmer: Cutting Kurt Coleman Was A MistakeVikings coach Mike Zimmer isn't too proud to say he made a mistake when he cut safety Kurt Coleman.
Vikings' DT Johnson Discusses Charlotte Protests Before Upcoming GameMinnesota Vikings defensive tackle Tom Johnson has been watching the unfolding events in North Carolina closely, and has been growing frustrated.
WCCO's 4 Best Vikings Wins Over The PackersOn our Facebook page, Mark Rosen has been sharing his and Mike Max's top picks for the most memorable Vikings wins over the Green Bay Packers.