Xavier Rhodes Relishing Opportunity To Defend Julio JonesIn the midst of great football games are great football players and great football match-ups.
Case Closed: Keenum To Start Thursday At DetroitVikings coach Mike Zimmer said Tuesday Case Keenum will start Thursday at Detroit.
4 Takeaways: Vikings Lose To Lions, 14-7Turnovers and a few key missed plays ultimately led to Minnesota losing its first divisional game. But more importantly, the running game is now a huge question mark.
Vikings' Xavier Rhodes Surprises High School Team As Guest CoachA Minnesota Viking gave some high school players a surprise they won't soon forget Friday night.
Vikings Secondary Sees Room For Improvement With Season LoomingSo far this training camp, the Vikings secondary doesn't think it's been as good as it should be.
Vikings Sign Rhodes To 5-Year ExtensionThe Minnesota Vikings have signed star cornerback Xavier Rhodes to a five-year contract extension.
Griffen Leads Vikings Pro Bowlers With 8 Tackles, 3 SacksThe NFC may not have won Sunday's Pro Bowl, but the Minnesota Vikings players who were there made their impact on the game.
Vikings Team Grades: Vikings Defeat Bears In Week 17The Minnesota Vikings defeated the Chicago Bears in its final game of the season 38-10 at US Bank Stadium.
4 Vikings Selected For NFL Pro BowlDefensive end Everson Griffen, special teams player and wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson, cornerback Xavier Rhodes and safety Harrison Smith were all selected.
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.