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NFL, Union Still In Dispute Over Peterson Suspension

The NFL Players Association remains at odds with the league regarding Adrian Peterson’s suspension, despite the resumption of the running back’s career with the Minnesota Vikings more than two months ago.

08/26/2015

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Griffen Looking To Be A Leader, Playmaker On Vikings Defense

Last year, Everson Griffen got a new contract with the Vikings, giving him a starting spot on the team with the departure of linebacker Jared Allen.

08/25/2015

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4 Things To Know: Theater Shooting, A Vikings Win & Violence Abroad

Here’s a look at the four things you need to know for Sunday, Aug. 23.

08/23/2015

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Another Offensive Lineman Out For Vikings With Pectoral Tear

When Carter Bykowski went down with a torn pectoral muscle this week, it not only depleted the Minnesota Vikings’ depth on the offensive line. It also underscored a problem the Vikings have been trying to diagnose since earlier this summer.

08/20/2015

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Vikings DT Shamar Stephen Has Knee Scoped

The Minnesota Vikings are missing a couple of key backups to injuries.

08/19/2015

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NFL, College Win Appeal Of Gun Case Involving Off-Duty Cops

The NFL and University of Minnesota have won the latest round in a legal fight over the ability of off-duty officers to carry handguns at Minnesota Vikings games.

08/17/2015

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Vikings’ Phil Loadholt Done For Year With Achilles Tear

When Phil Loadholt limped off the field in the first quarter on Saturday night, Minnesota Vikings fans started going through all the lists of available free agents and trades their team could make to fill the 6-foot-8, 345-pound hole at right tackle created by his injury.

08/17/2015

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4 Things To Know: A WWII Anniversary & Coyotes In Bloomington

Here’s a look at the four things you need to know for Sunday, Aug. 16.

08/16/2015

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4 Things To Know: Edina Shooting, Cheap Gas & The Vikings

Here’s a look at the four things you need to know for Aug. 9, 2015.

08/09/2015

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First Operable Door Delivered To U.S. Bank Stadium

The first operable door was delivered to the new Vikings stadium Friday morning. The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority said that the largest of the stadium’s five operable doors was delivered at 7 a.m.

08/07/2015

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Judge Ends Adrian Peterson’s Probation 15 Months Early

A judge in Texas has ended Adrian Peterson’s probation 15 months early.

08/06/2015

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Vikings’ Zimmer To Miss Practice Due To Father’s Health

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer’s father is ailing. Zimmer told reporters Monday that he will miss practice Tuesday because his father is “not doing well.” Offensive coordinator Norv Turner will supervise the team in his absence. The Vikings have a scheduled day off from practice Wednesday.

08/03/2015

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Vikings WR Jarius Wright ‘Carrying The Torch’ For Friend

Jarius Wright has entered the final year of his rookie contract with the Minnesota Vikings, with three productive seasons on his resume as a fourth-round draft pick.

08/03/2015

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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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