Middling Minnesota: Vikings Hit Final Stretch, Not In StrideThough one quarter of the regular season remains for the Minnesota Vikings to finish strong, none of their biggest tests have so far revealed a team playing like the championship contender it was built to be.
Belichick Wins 250th With Pats In 24-10 Victory Over VikesKirk Cousins kept Minnesota in the game early, before faltering down the stretch. He finished 32 of 44 for 201 yards and touchdown but had two late interceptions.
Hi-Tech Mouth Guard Helping Football Teams Track ImpactsFootball has always been a dangerous game, but it is only in recent years that we have come to understand just how dangerous it can be to the most important part of an athlete's body -- their brain There is a whole new focus on concussions and other head injuries, and the need to prevent them. It is in that context that Edina-based company Prevent Biometrics presents a new option, in bite-size form: A mouth guard.
Prep Player Placed In Medically Induced Coma After CollapseA Hill-Murray football player was placed in a medically induced coma after collapsing during a playoff game.
Vikings Release K Daniel Carlson, Pursuing Dan BaileyThe Minnesota Vikings are aggressively pursuing kicker Dan Bailey after a disastrous performance by rookie kicker Daniel Carlson, who missed key field goal attempts in Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers, according to sources.
Friends, Colleagues Remember Original Vikings TrainerThere was something missing at U.S. Bank Stadium for the Vikings game today. His name -- Fred Zamberletti.
Vikings Excited After Cousins' First GameThe Vikings nation is fired up. It was an all-out Vikings fever pitch Sunday as tailgaters flooded downtown Minneapolis near U.S. Bank Stadium.
High School Football Player Returns To Field After Life-Threatening IllnessThe high school football season kicked off last week, and a southern Minnesota player may have been more excited than the rest to get back on the gridiron.
Vikings Release DE Robison, Add Retiring CB Newman As CoachThe Minnesota Vikings have released defensive end Brian Robison and added cornerback Terence Newman to the coaching staff upon his retirement, leaving their only two players older than 30 off the regular-season roster.
Stacked Vikings Still Hard At Chase For ChampionshipThe end of last season for the Minnesota Vikings came suddenly and lopsidedly, falling hard in the NFC championship game a week after soaking in the euphoria of advancing on an improbable last-second touchdown pass.
Vikings Acquire Center Brett Jones In Trade With GiantsThe Vikings announced the deal, contingent on Jones passing a physical exam, on Sunday.
Jaguars Beat Vikings 14-10 In Defense-Dominated ExhibitionYannick Ngakoue had an 11-yard sack that helped Jacksonville's defense hold Kirk Cousins and Minnesota's starting offense to three completions and three points.