Jake Long Retires After Tearing Achilles With VikingsJake Long has decided to retire after a torn Achilles tendon ended his ninth NFL season early with the Minnesota Vikings.
Zimmer Says Vikings Are Pressing, Need To Get Back To BasicsJake Long joins the list of those now lost for the season, and after losing four games in a row, the Vikings are trying to stem the tide to keep this season from being lost.
Jake Long Hurts Achilles Tendon In Loss To RedskinsAs if things were not already bad enough for the Minnesota Vikings, what with a four-game losing streak and a depleted offensive line, there sat Jake Long in front of a locker, head bowed, a pair of crutches by his side.
Vikings Ailing Offensive Line Must Find Way To ImproveThe Minnesota Vikings have dug about as deep as they can into their roster to maintain the offensive line, after allocating plenty of offseason resources to the position on which their Super Bowl hope could hinge.
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.
Vikings Sign Jake Long To Give Needed Depth To Offensive LineThe Minnesota Vikings have signed offensive tackle Jake Long, a former first overall draft pick recently beset by injuries.
Minnesota Vikings Head Into Week 1 Relatively HealthyThe Minnesota Vikings have their lineup pretty much set for Sunday’s season opener against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome. Head coach Mike Zimmer had few injuries to talk about after Thursday’s practice.
Minnesota Vikings Open The Mike Zimmer Era In St. LouisThe Minnesota Vikings begin the Mike Zimmer era with a road game against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome.
Top 10 NFL Players On New TeamsSuper Bowl contenders upgraded their rosters either by trade or free agency. Losing teams added talent in the hopes of making a run at the playoffs. Here are 10 of the most noteworthy moves.
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.