Vikings Will Host Buccaneers, Raiders In PreseasonThe Minnesota Vikings will host Tampa Bay and Oakland in the 2015 preseason, bringing a handful of familiar faces back to face their former team.
Resilient Vikings Enjoy Consecutive RalliesMike Zimmer has brought a demanding style to the Minnesota Vikings. The past two weeks, they've played with more of his personality. Even the hard-driving head coach let on some satisfaction.
Fmr. Vikings Coach Frazier Faces Old Team SundayThe Minnesota Vikings' bid for a win Sunday involves the past. Leslie Frazier was the head coach last year at this time. He is now the defensive coordinator for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. His return provides a mixture of memories and incentive. It's not been great, but make no mistake -- the Vikings defense has improved.
Mike Zimmer's Takeover Of Vikings Starts After working for two decades in the NFL to fulfill his desire to become a head coach, Mike Zimmer has finally reached the real deal. Minnesota Vikings training camp starts Friday, and the season opener is a little more than six weeks away.
Vikings Praise Zimmer's Passion, Intensity The Minnesota Vikings have the energy and enthusiasm of a team with a new coaching staff. The only results that matter are months away, of course. For now, the Vikings are buzzing about the beginning of coach Mike Zimmer's period of influence.
1-17-14 Sid Hartman Sports On The Morning News With Dave LeeListen to Sid's reaction to the Gophers knocking off #11 Ohio State at the Barn!
Vikings Fans React To Hiring Of Mike ZimmerWhen the Minnesota Vikings let head coach Leslie Frazier go, many fans said they'd like to see a more fiery coach on the sidelines. It appears they're getting their wish. Just down the road from Vikings' headquarters, the lunch crowd at Joe Senser's watched Wednesday's reports with a mix of hope and weariness. "I probably have been disappointed enough times that I'm never that optimistic anymore," said Vikings fan Matt Johnson.
1-9-14 Sid Hartman Sports On The Morning News With Dave LeeWashington has hired Jay Gruden as their head coach....where do the Vikings go from here? Listen to Sid by clicking the link.
Vikings Retain Counsel To Look Into Kluwe's AllegationsThe Minnesota Vikings have retained a former chief justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court and a former federal trial attorney to conduct an investigation into Chris Kluwe's allegations that he was released from the team due to his support of gay marriage.
1-3-14 Sid Hartman Sports On The Morning News With Dave Lee!Click the link to listen to Sid recap last night's Gopher loss to Michigan.
1-3-14 Mike Max Sports On The Morning News With Dave LeeLearn what Chris Kluwe told Mike Max last night on WCCO. Click the link to hear the podcast.
Fmr. Viking Kluwe: 'I Was Fired By Mike Priefer, A Bigot'Former Vikings punter Chris Kluwe said he was cut from the team due to his public support for gay marriage, calling special teams coach Mike Priefer a "bigot" and general manager Rick Spielman and former head coach Leslie Frazier "cowards," <a href="http://deadsp.in/JwDf2H">according to his tell-all Deadline article Thursday</a>.