Vikings WR Jarius Wright 'Carrying The Torch' For FriendJarius Wright has entered the final year of his rookie contract with the Minnesota Vikings, with three productive seasons on his resume as a fourth-round draft pick.
Vikings QB Christian Ponder Not Cleared To Return To Practice, Cassel To StartThe Minnesota Vikings will not have quarterback Christian Ponder for Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens due to the concussion suffered in the win over the Chicago Bears. Matt Cassel will take over as the starter with Josh Freeman serving as his backup. The Vikings had five players listed as non-participants, four as limited participants and four as full participants at Thursday's practice.
Vikings WR Greg Childs Starts Camp On PUP ListThe Minnesota Vikings have placed wide receiver Greg Childs on the physically unable to perform list to start training camp.
In-Season Peek At The Minnesota Vikings' Offseason OutlookThe Minnesota Vikings are in the heat of the playoff chase, but they also need to think about the future. The Vikings need to make a decision on several free agents and how to improve several areas.
Vikings' Childs Says Dual Injury Isn't Deterrent Greg Childs happily walked through Minnesota's locker room. It was a stiff stroll, but the wide receiver walked without assistance, proudly updating his progress and promising to be back on the field for 2013 despite a ruptured patellar tendon in each of his knees that ended his rookie year before it began.
Vikings' Childs Has Surgery On Torn Knee TendonsThe Minnesota Vikings are hoping wide receiver Greg Childs can recover fully from his freak injury, a ruptured patella tendon in both of his knees that ended his rookie season before it began.
Vikings Rookies Childs, Wright Still Teaming up After all these years, Greg Childs and Jarius Wright are still playing the same position for the same team.
Vikings Take 2 Arkansas WRs In 4th RoundRhett Ellison wasn't even watching the NFL draft on Saturday afternoon when the Minnesota Vikings came on the clock for the second time in the fourth round.
Vikings Draft NC State LB Cole In 7th RoundThe Minnesota Vikings selected North Carolina State linebacker Audie Cole with their first pick of the seventh round.
Vikings Take Kicker Blair Walsh In 6th RoundThe Minnesota Vikings have selected Georgia kicker Blair Walsh in the sixth round of the NFL draft.
Vikings Draft Notre Dame CB Blanton In 5th Round The Minnesota Vikings have drafted Notre Dame cornerback Robert Blanton with the 139th overall selection in the fifth round.