Zimmer Disappointed, Not Discouraged After Loss To PackersThe Minnesota Vikings moved on from the loss to rival Green Bay, determined to isolate this defeat. For all the facets of their performance against the Packers that were substandard in the national spotlight, the Vikings emerged with the same type of confident, defiant attitude they've been using to their advantage all season.
Boy Who Wrote Letter To Vikings' Coach Validated By Team's Success"Dear, Mr. Zimmer," the letter read. "Thanks for letting me watch your practice last Saturday, it was fun. The players were nice and signed my Viking helmet. My grandpa said to expect good luck for you because you have used up all of your bad luck already. ALEX."
4 Reasons The Packers Are SlippingOn Sunday, the Mike Zimmer-led Vikings will face off against one of the franchise’s greatest rivals, the Green Bay Packers.
Minnesota Vikings Rivalry With The Packers Takes On New MeaningThe Minnesota Vikings could create a little separation from the Green Bay Packers in the NFC North standings with a win over their biggest rivals. The Packers have owned the rivalry with eight wins in their last 10 regular season contests.
Veteran CB Terence Newman Excelling In Vikings DefenseIn their short partnership together in Minnesota, Vikings coach Mike Zimmer and general manager Rick Spielman have forged a compromise of sorts when it comes to assembling the team's roster.
Vikings Back To Work With NFC North Division Lead At StakeMinnesota Vikings players often get the day off the Monday following a win. Not this week. Mike Zimmer called them into work.
Doubts For Bridgewater, Barr For Vikings Verses RaidersMinnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has not yet completed the NFL protocol for returning from a concussion, but coach Mike Zimmer expects him to start Sunday at Oakland. Bridgewater practiced Friday and Zimmer says he has "no doubt" he would be ready to play.
Bridgewater Fully Returns To Vikings PracticeMinnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has returned to full participation in practice, a significant step forward in his recovery from a concussion. Bridgewater was hurt as he slid in front of St. Louis cornerback Lamarcus Joyner.
Vikings' Mike Zimmer And Rams' Jeff Fisher Are Developing A Coaching RivalryThe Minnesota Vikings and St. Louis Rams do not have a history and are not in the same division, yet head coaches Mike Zimmer and Jeff Fisher have traded jabs at each in the media since the Vikings' win on Sunday suggesting something may be brewing between the two.
Zimmer: Bridgewater Is 'Progressing Nicely,' Back At PracticeEven after suffering a concussion that appeared to knock him out cold on the turf last Sunday, Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater was able to greet his teammates warmly as they came off the field following another victory.
While Not Always Pretty, Vikings Only Care About WinningThe Minnesota Vikings have topped 30 points once this season, the only time they've won a game by more than 10. The only number that matters, of course, is 6-2. The record is sharp, even if the results haven't looked pretty.
Bridgewater Passes 1st Concussion Test, Could Play SundayVikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater appears to have dodged a big bullet after leaving Sunday's game against the St. Louis Rams with a concussion. Bridgewater was knocked out, literally, during the fourth quarter of the Vikings' 21-18 overtime win over the Rams on Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium.