What Does ‘Skol’ Actually Mean?We know it as the “Vikings War Chant,” the rally cry, the word that brings the fans together. Skol! We hear it and say it all the time, but what does Skol actually mean?
On And Off Field, Kyle Rudolph Keeps Giving Value To VikingsKyle Rudolph's value to the Minnesota Vikings could easily be taken for granted at this stage of his career, given his streak of 61 consecutive games started that's the longest active run by a tight end in the NFL.
Playoff Stakes High As Vikings Travel To SeahawksWith where both the Minnesota Vikings and Seattle Seahawks sit in the NFC standings, Monday night's matchup might as well carry a playoff title. NFC play-in game? NFC elimination game?
Zimmer Aims To Work Out Kinks In Vikings OffenseSo, as Zimmer's public criticism of his offensive coordinator's play-calling continues, it was worth asking: Is it just coming after the fact? Or how much is Zimmer stepping in during the game to offer direction and to tell John DeFilippo what he wants?
Shane Zylstra Leads Mankato Football Into Nat’l QuarterfinalsThe statistics are simply ridiculous. More than 1,000 yards receiving. More than 19 yards a catch. Thirteen touchdowns in just 12 games. This after scoring 15 last year. As a sophomore. And playing in a run-heavy offense. Mankato receiver Shane Zylstra is absolutely tearing up Division II -- just like a certain someone used to do.
Brady, Patriots Expected To Be Tested On Third Downs By VikingsThe Patriots have been at their best on offense this season when they've established the run and avoided facing a significant number of third downs. Achieving success in both areas could be difficult on Sunday against a Vikings team that offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels is expecting to offer "as big a challenge as we're going to have all year."
Vikings Place Starting Safety Sendejo On IR, Ending His SeasonThe Minnesota Vikings have placed safety Andrew Sendejo on injured reserve, ending his season after a groin injury limited him to only five games.
Cousins' Bounce Back Game Keys Vikings To Big WinAfter struggling mightily against the Bears, this was a week when the Vikings offense needed to bounce back in a major way.