4 Takeaways: Vikings Crush Texans, 31-13The Vikings are 5-0 heading into their bye week and are the only unbeaten team left in the NFL.
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.
4 Takeaways: Vikings Beat Giants, 24-10Minnesota Vikings fans are now at a crossroads. The Vikings are 4-0 after beating the New York Giants Monday night.
Patterson Showing Depth, Drive In Revival With VikingsCordarrelle Patterson was one of the many bright spots for the Vikings in Monday's victory over the Giants.
Long Returns: Patterson Plays His Best Against PackersThe Green Bay Packers will be wise to treat Cordarrelle Patterson carefully this weekend.
4 Things To Watch At Vikings Training CampTraining camp is in full swing for the Minnesota Vikings in Mankato and it's a huge year for the purple, full of potential.
Cordarrelle Patterson Enters Crucial Season With VikingsLast year, Patterson became nearly invisible with the offense. Two catches. Two carries. That was it.
Vikings Exercise 5th Year Options On Floyd, RhodesThe Minnesota Vikings announced Monday that they've exercised fifth-year contract options on defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd and cornerback Xavier Rhodes.
5 Head-Scratching Vikings Pro Bowl SelectionsIf it seems like the NFL Pro Bowl gets a little more ridiculous, you're not alone in your thinking. Here are four Vikings players, plus an extra, that make us shake our heads even as loyal fans when we hear they were picked for the Pro Bowl.
4 Takeaways From The Vikings' Loss To Green BayThe stage was set Sunday for the Minnesota Vikings to take advantage of a huge opportunity. With a one game lead in the NFC North, they could take control of the division with a victory over their hated division rivals. Instead, what transpired was easily the Vikings' worst performance of the season since losing at San Francisco in Week 1.
Peterson, Vikings Run Over Raiders 30-14Adrian Peterson ran for 203 yards and a touchdown in his record-tying sixth career 200-yard game, Cordarrelle Patterson returned a kick 97 yards for a score and the Minnesota Vikings took over sole possession of first place in the NFC North by beating the Oakland Raiders 30-14 on Sunday.
Sherels, Walsh Keys To Vikings' Improved Special TeamsMarcus Sherels' 65-yard punt return for a touchdown last week earned the unheralded returner the NFC special teams player of the week award. For a Vikings special teams coach Mike Priefer, the honor reflects the total work of Sherels and the team's special teams during a 23-20 victory against the Bears.