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.
Cousins Leads Vikings Past Packers, 24-17Completing 29 of his 38 attempts, Kirk Cousins found Dalvin Cook, Stefon Diggs and Adam Thielen for scores.
Cousins, Vikings Offense Remain A Work In ProgressStill, at the 10-game mark of his debut season, Kirk Cousins and the Vikings offense remain a work in progress.
Thielen, Diggs Help Vikings Stay On TrackAdam Thielen and Stefon Diggs are the only teammates currently in the top 10 in the league in catches, on pace for a combined 242.
4 Takeaways: Vikings Beat Lions 24-9The Minnesota Vikings can go into their bye week feeling good about themselves after a 24-9 win over the Detroit Lions on Sunday.
Cousins Preps For Home-State Team As Vikings Host LionsThe Vikings (4-3-1) will host the Lions (3-4) on Sunday, the first time Kirk Cousins, who's second in the NFL with 2,521 passing yards, will face his home state's squad as a division rival.
Adam Thielen Hurdling Toward Receiving RecordsAdam Thielen is doing things even Hall of Famers Cris Carter and Randy Moss didn't accomplish in Minnesota.
4 Takeaways: Vikings Lose To Saints, 30-20The Minnesota Vikings had a three-game win streak snapped after a 30-20 loss to the New Orleans Saints Sunday night at U.S. Bank Stadium.
Zimmer 'Encouraged' Despite Vikings Loss To SaintsLetting a win slip away because of two costly mistakes seems like just the kind of thing that would send a grizzled coach like Mike Zimmer into a frenzy.
Thielen’s Cleats Honor Fellow Minnesotan Joe MauerAdam Thielen wore cleats honoring Twins legend, and fellow Minnesota-native, Joe Mauer.
Saints Get Revenge For 'Miracle' In 30-20 Win Over VikingsAdam Thielen had another record-setting performance for the Vikings with 103 yards and a score, but his red-zone fumble in the second quarter was returned 54 yards by Marshon Lattimore to set up the go-ahead touchdown for the Saints.
4 Takeaways: Vikings Beat Jets, 37-17It wasn’t the prettiest at times, but the Minnesota Vikings got back to the top of the NFC North Division after a 37-17 win over the New York Jets on Sunday.
Murray, Cousins Lead Vikings Past Jets 37-17Kirk Cousins threw two touchdown passes, Latavius Murray ran for two scores, and the Minnesota Vikings pulled away in the second half to beat the New York Jets 37-17 on Sunday for their third straight victory.
Now Among NFL's Top Receivers, Adam Thielen 'Trying To Get Better'Adam Thielen, the guy leading the league in nearly every receiving category, keeps finding new ways to improve.
4 Takeaways: Vikings Beat Cardinals, 27-17There wouldn’t be another let down against a team the Minnesota Vikings should handle in their own stadium. Not this week, and not after an impressive road win at Philadelphia.