Vikings' CB Rhodes Quickly Becoming One Of NFL's BestJust last season, Minnesota Vikings coaches gave Xavier Rhodes boxing gloves to wear during drills in practice.
Vikings Team Grades: Long Touchdowns Spark Minnesota’s Victory Over ArizonaThe Minnesota Vikings snapped a four-game losing streak with a big plays on defense and special teams. The Vikings created separation in the second and third quarter with a 100-yard interception return and 104-yard kickoff return for touchdowns. The Vikings were good enough in all three phases of the game.
Vikings Snap Losing Streak With Win Over CardinalsXavier Rhodes returned one of his two interceptions 100 yards for a touchdown and Cordarrelle Patterson took the second-half kickoff 104 yards for a score in Minnesota's 30-24 victory over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday that stopped their four-game losing streak.
WATCH: Xavier Rhodes Goes 100-Yards On The Pick-SixMinnesota Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes made what is sure to be one of the most impressive plays of week 11 and the NFL season as a whole.
4 Takeaways: Vikings Suffer Third Straight LossIt shouldn't be, at least yet, but the sky is starting to fall for Minnesota Vikings fans. A lot can and has changed for the Vikings since a 5-0 start.
Vikings Team Grades: Struggles Continue For MinnesotaThe Minnesota Vikings had the victory in their sights, but gave up 35 yards on two plays in 21 seconds to give the Detroit Lions the chance to kick the game-tying field goal. They then surrendered a touchdown in overtime to lose 22-16.
4 Takeaways: Vikings Beat Giants, 24-10Minnesota Vikings fans are now at a crossroads. The Vikings are 4-0 after beating the New York Giants Monday night.
Zimmer Not Naming Week 2 Starting Quarterback Until SundayVikings coach Mike Zimmer is not naming his starting quarterback against the Packers until Sunday.
Vikings Want More Interceptions From Xavier RhodesXavier Rhodes is a solid cornerback for the Minnesota Vikings, but he has registered just two career interceptions.
Vikings Exercise 5th Year Options On Floyd, RhodesThe Minnesota Vikings announced Monday that they've exercised fifth-year contract options on defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd and cornerback Xavier Rhodes.
Vikings Blog: Vikings Take On The NFC North, Beat Packers 20 – 13On November 22, the Minnesota Vikings had a chance to stake their claim to the NFC North with a win over the Green Bay Packers. The Vikings lost that game 30 -- 13.
Minnesota Natives Floyd, Fitzgerald Facing Off Against Vikings In ArizonaWhen he was drafted in the first round it meant two wide receivers from Minnesota playing for Arizona, and Michael Floyd worked out in the summer to learn from Larry Fitzgerald.