Griffen Leads Vikings Pro Bowlers With 8 Tackles, 3 SacksThe NFC may not have won Sunday's Pro Bowl, but the Minnesota Vikings players who were there made their impact on the game.
4 Vikings Selected For NFL Pro BowlDefensive end Everson Griffen, special teams player and wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson, cornerback Xavier Rhodes and safety Harrison Smith were all selected.
4 Moments, Happenings From Sunday's Vikings WinThe Minnesota Vikings earned a much-needed 30-24 victory over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday to snap a four-game losing streak. But what a weird game.
'Purple People Eaters' Back? Vikings Starting To Think SoEverson Griffen saw where defense got the Denver Broncos last season.
Vikings Everson Griffen Selected To Pro BowlAdrian Peterson is no longer the only member of the Minnesota Vikings headed to the Pro Bowl. It took another player's injury to get him there, but defensive end Everson Griffen is headed to Hawaii.
Vikings Players Say They're Ready For Bitterly Cold Playoff GameIt's going to be bitterly cold at kickoff when the Minnesota Vikings host the Seattle Seahawks in the NFC Wild Card Playoffs at TCF Bank Stadium on Sunday. What the Vikings are trying to downplay is what everyone else is talking about.
Vikings' Everson Griffen Gets NFC Defensive Player Of The Week AwardMinnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen has been selected as the NFC Defensive Player of the Week. The NFL announced the awards Wednesday.
Injury Report: Minnesota Vikings List DT Joseph As Doubtful, All Others As ProbableThe Minnesota Vikings have a few big pieces of their roster on the injury report. However, they expect to have all of them available Sunday with the NFC North title on the line at Lambeau Field.
Vikings Defense Still Dealing With Injury IssuesThe Minnesota Vikings are still dealing with a significant injury problem on defense. Three starters were held out of practice Wednesday: defensive tackle Linval Joseph (foot), linebacker Anthony Barr (groin/hand) and defensive end Everson Griffen (shoulder).
Linval Joseph Key Force For Vikings, On Or Off The FieldHarrison Smith, Anthony Barr and Linval Joseph still are not practicing. They are at Winter Park trying to get healthy enough to be in the lineup for Sunday's game against Chicago.
Injury Report: Minnesota Vikings Expect To Have Smith And Griffen On The Field SundayThe Minnesota Vikings should have two of their most important defensive players available on Sunday. Safety Harrison Smith and defensive end Everson Griffen each missed two practices this week, but they both expects to play against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday at the Georgia Dome. The Vikings have nine players listed on their injury report while the Falcons have seven on theirs.
Vikings Starting To Believe They Can Win Close GamesThat line in the NFL between winning and losing a particular game is often so thin. The Minnesota Vikings have begun to figure out the formula for staying on the right side of it.