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12 Months, 12 Pairs Of Tickets: US Bank Stadium Officials Announce Giveaway

The U.S. Bank Stadium is 12 months away from completion. To mark the milestone, stadium officials announced a special giveaway.

07/27/2015

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Vikings Place Linebacker Casey Matthews On Injured Reserve

The Minnesota Vikings have placed linebacker Casey Matthews on injured reserve, ending his first season with the team before it started.

07/26/2015

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4 Things You Need To Know For July 26, 2015

Here’s a look at the four things you need to know for Sunday, July 26.

07/26/2015

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NFL: Vikings’ CB Suspended For Violating Substance Abuse Policy

Minnesota Vikings cornerback Jabari Price has been suspended without pay for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse, according to the NFL.

07/24/2015

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Vikings, Adrian Peterson Reach Contract Agreement

The Minnesota Vikings have made an agreement with running back Adrian Peterson to restructure the last three years of his current contract.

07/21/2015

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Vikings’ Adam Thielen Helps Mentor Students Through Nonprofit ACES

Vikings training camp starts Saturday in Mankato. The Vikings open up the season on the road against the San Francisco 49ers at Levi’s Stadium.

07/21/2015

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Vikings Stadium Construction 65 Percent Complete

Construction of the Minnesota Vikings new stadium is more than half way done. The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority and the Vikings said Monday US Bank Stadium is 65 percent complete and a year away from being finished.

07/20/2015

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Innovative Roof Makes Minnesota Stadium Lighten Up

Ethylene-tetra-fluoro-ethylene. It’s not one of quarterback Teddy Bridgewater’s audible calls, nor is it a term for a three-wide receiver set in the Vikings offense. Look higher for the clues to this tongue-twister, all the way up to the roof of Minnesota’s new stadium.

07/19/2015

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Single-Game Vikings Tickets Go On Sale

There’s only one month left until the Minnesota Vikings start their preseason games, and single-game tickets went on sale Tuesday.

07/14/2015

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13 Minnesota Athletes Now On Local Pro Teams

The Minnesota sports fan is a rare breed: One that hopes for the best but expects the worst, yet still somehow still manages to be devastated at the end of the day. But when a Minnesota athlete has a chance to come home and play for a team, we salivate like sharks that smell blood. Especially if it’s a professional athlete.

07/02/2015

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Polish Prospect: Vikings Give Giant 27-Year-Old Tackle A Try

Babatunde Aiyegbusi has limited American football experience in leagues in Germany and his native Poland. Yet the 27-year-old offensive tackle is getting a shot at the NFL.

06/21/2015

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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.

06/16/2015

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Report: Vikings May Move Winter Park To Chanhassen

One of the most recognizable buildings in Eden Prairie is the big Viking ship that sits outside the Minnesota Vikings’ training facilities. But it may be moving!

05/29/2015

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Zimmer: Peterson Can Play For Vikings Or Not Play At All

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer says Adrian Peterson has two choices: He can either play for the Vikings or he cannot play at all. The star running back has missed the first two days of optional team practices and is not expected to attend any of the optional workouts this summer.

05/27/2015

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Vikings Stadium Milestone: Last Vertical Concrete Column Poured

he Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority announced a major milestone Thursday for the construction of the new Vikings stadium: the pouring of the last vertical concrete column on the site.

05/21/2015

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Players’ Union Asks Court To Hold NFL’s Goodell In Contempt

The players’ union has asked a federal court to hold the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell in contempt in the Adrian Peterson case.

05/19/2015

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Randy Moss To Host Autograph Session At Ridgedale Mall

Whatever your feelings for him, it’s hard to deny that former wide receiver Randy Moss was one of the greatest Vikings players ever. Moss is honoring his time in Minnesota by coming back to give his autograph out. Moss will at the Fan HQ store at Ridgedale Center in Minnetonka from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, May 23.

05/15/2015

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Through The Banks Of The Red Cedar

This film follows the legacy of Vikings wide-receiver Gene Washington, the filmmaker’s father. It explores what life was like for athletes in the segregated south and depicts how things changed as Washington became part of the first fully-integrated football team in America.

05/12/2015

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Minnesota Bids For 2020 College Football Championship Game

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and state business Tuesday launched an official bid Tuesday for the 2020 College Football Playoff National Championship game. It would be played at the new Minnesota Vikings stadium under construction in Minneapolis, which is already hosting the 2018 Super Bowl and the 2019 Final Four.

05/05/2015

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Voigt Pleads Not Guilty In Alleged Ponzi Scheme

Former Minnesota Vikings tight end Stu Voigt has pleaded not guilty in an alleged Ponzi scheme. Voigt entered his plea Thursday after being indicted earlier in April on charges of conspiracy and fraud.

05/01/2015

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Peterson Absent But Still Wanted Back By Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings have reconvened from their winter break, with most of the roster assembled at team headquarters for daily strength and conditioning workouts. Adrian Peterson, of course, has been conspicuously missing.

04/27/2015

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Sharing And Caring Hands Getting $5 Million Expansion

A Minneapolis homeless shelter is being torn down, so a new place can be built. Sharing and Caring Hands founder Mary Jo Copeland actually jumped into the driver’s seat of the bulldozer on Thursday morning.

04/23/2015

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Analysis: Minn. Teams Are The Biggest Losers

Minnesota sports have been in a bad state, and a new analysis pours salt on the wound.

04/15/2015

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Vikings Will Host Buccaneers, Raiders In Preseason

The Minnesota Vikings will host Tampa Bay and Oakland in the 2015 preseason, bringing a handful of familiar faces back to face their former team.

04/09/2015

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Section Of 5th Street Closes As Mpls. Reconfigures Downtown

Officials in Minneapolis say a section of 5th Street by the new Vikings stadium construction site is slated to close Monday as part of a construction project to reconfigure how people get around downtown.

03/30/2015

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