5 Takeaways From The Vikings Win Over San DiegoThe Minnesota Vikings had a quality 26-16 win over the Detroit Lions in Week 2 after a clunker at San Francisco to open the season. So which Vikings team would show up against the Chargers Sunday? The one that struggled in its first game, or the one that punished the Lions?
Role Reduced, Greenway Still Valuable For Thriving Vikings DChad Greenway's role with the Minnesota Vikings has been reduced, as has his salary. His value to the coaches and players, though, has never been greater.
Vikings Blog: Vikings Defense Takes A Charge Out Of San DiegoThe Minnesota Vikings defense is building a reputation for being tenacious. Philip Rivers and the San Diego Chargers found this out the hard way on Sunday. The Vikings defense brought constant pressure throughout the game, making Rivers feel uncomfortable whenever he dropped back in the pocket.
Peterson, Vikings Trample Banged-Up Chargers 31-14Adrian Peterson plowed through San Diego's defense for 126 yards and two touchdowns on 20 rushes in three quarters on Sunday, and the Minnesota Vikings trampled Philip Rivers and the injury-depleted Chargers 31-14.
Vikings Set Big Goals, Have High Expectations Early In Training CampIt's hard to believe, but training camp for the Minnesota Vikings is up and running in Mankato. And in less than 2 weeks -- the team will take on the Steelers in their first pre-season game.
Vikings Player Donates Handicap-Accessible Van To Boy Injured In CrashThanks to a Vikings player, a Minnesota town is helping a family when they need it most. Harley Carnes, 9, was in a serious car accident in March while on vacation with his mom in Florida. It happened the day before his birthday, and he was paralyzed from the neck down.
Vikings' Greenway Honors His Dad On First Father's Day Without HimYou won't find many athletes more involved in the community than Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway.
Vikings' Greenway Hosts Day Of Fun At Mall Of AmericaIt's not a normal life for families who are coping with any illness. Hospital visits can be stressful, but Sunday, families got to put that stress aside for a while. Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway and his family hosted a day of fun at Mall of America.
Vikings Greenway Hosts Fundraiser For Mothers Of Chronically Ill ChildrenSome mothers who usually put their family first were given a morning for themselves on Sunday. Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway and his wife, Jenni, hosted their annual "TendHER Heart" luncheon at the Minneapolis Hilton on Sunday.
NFLPA Picks Vikings LB Greenway For Community Service AwardMinnesota 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.
Mood Upbeat In Vikings Locker RoomThe difference in their record was modest, going from ten losses to nine.
Greenway Out vs. Bears; Vikings Down 2 LinebackersChad Greenway is inactive for Minnesota because of a knee injury, leaving the Vikings without two starting linebackers against Chicago.