Vikings Release Statements On Matt Kalil & Sharrif Floyd SurgeriesBoth Minnesota Vikings' offensive tackle Matt Kalil and defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd have undergone successful surgeries this week.
Vikings Embrace ‘Next Man Up’ Mentality As Peterson, Kalil Go OutPeople inside the Vikings organization say Adrian Peterson has lost enough before his knee injury Sunday that they have real concerns if he will ever play again for the Vikings.
Vikings Place Kalil On Injured List, Likely Out For SeasonMinnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer announced Wednesday that offensive tackle Matt Kalil will likely be out for the remainder of the season.
Injury Report: Eric Kendricks On Track To Return After Two Week Absence For The VikingsThe Minnesota Vikings do not expect to have any players sidelined due to injuries for Sunday’s game against the Green Bay Packers at TCF Bank Stadium. Rookie middle linebacker Eric Kendricks should be back in the starting lineup after missing two games with a rib injury. Matt Kalil was the only player that missed a practice this week. Even though he sat out multiple practices, the Vikings expect him to play. The Vikings list 11 players on their injury report while the Packers list 15 on their’s.
Minnesotan To Meet: Dr. Josh SandellWhen your car needs a tune-up, you take it to a mechanic. When you need a tune-up, you head to the doctor. But when a professional athlete needs a tune-up, it's sometimes a little more complicated than that. That's where Dr. Josh Sandell comes in.
10 Things To Watch At Vikings Training CampIt's the middle of July, but the football season is officially just around the corner. The Minnesota Vikings report to the campus of Minnesota State University, Mankato, on Saturday for training camp. So what should we keep an eye on as the team practices in Mankato?
Vikings' Kalil: 'It's The Best I've Felt In A Long Time'Matt Kalil's performance for the Minnesota Vikings last season was frequently dissected, and dissed. For the left tackle, last year was best left forgotten.
Adrian Peterson, Vikings Make Elementary School AppearanceThe idea Wednesday morning was for the Minnesota Vikings to build a playground like they do every year -- this time in Falcon Heights. Vikings employees were able to join with volunteers and start in on construction, and they made progress. But the team never got to join because the skies opened.
Vikings Exercise 5th Year Options On Kalil, SmithThe Minnesota Vikings have exercised the fifth-year options on the contracts for safety Harrison Smith and left tackle Matt Kalil. The Vikings announced the decisions Monday, ensuring that both first-round picks from the 2012 draft will remain under team control through 2016.
DeRusha Eats: Pieology PizzeriaIt's been around for thousands of years, but right now it doesn't get hotter than pizza. Matt Kalil is a 25-year-old offensive tackle for the Minnesota Vikings, and the big name behind <a href="http://www.pieology.com/">Pieology Pizza</a> in Maple Grove, St. Paul and Mankato.
Minnesota Vikings Head Into The Offseason Optimistic, But UnsatisfiedThe Minnesota Vikings have more confidence and optimism heading into this offseason than they did a year ago. They have two of the most important pieces in place in head coach Mike Zimmer and Teddy Bridgewater. Also, they improved in several areas from the past season. The Vikings have 12 free agents this offseason, but just one opening day starter.
Team Grades: Vikings Get Zimmer First Win Over Division Rival In Season FinaleThe Minnesota Vikings outlasted the Chicago Bears for a 13-9 victory Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium. The Vikings finish the season with the third best record in the NFC North, despite winning just one inter-divisional game. The Vikings' good, but not great, performances from the offense, defense and special teams units helped bring the win home.