Chargers Could Play Spoilers For Playoff-Minded VikingsThe Chargers can play spoiler when they host the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, which would help the Los Angeles Rams in their efforts to earn a wild card berth in the NFC.
Green Bay, Minnesota Now Tied Atop NFC North After Packers Loss To 49ersRodgers was held to 104 yards passing in the least efficient game of his career and the Packers went on to lose 37-8 to the 49ers on Sunday night.
Cook Leads Vikings To 28-24 Prime-Time Road Win Over CowboysDalvin Cook ran for 97 yards, including the go-ahead touchdown on fourth down, and had another 86 yards receiving to set up three other scores, helping the Minnesota Vikings beat the Dallas Cowboys 28-24 on Sunday night. Cook, the NFL rushing leader, easily outplayed two-time rushing champion Ezekiel Elliott as the Vikings (7-3) beat a winning team on the road for the first time in almost two years. Minnesota was 0-9-1 in its previous 10 such games.
Gopher Football Fans React: Saturday's Win Over Penn State, Undefeated SeasonThe University of Minnesota's football team proved it is worth the hype Saturday after a 31-26 win over Penn State, putting the Gophers in a 9-0 winning streak. Being a sold out game, crowds and excitement were also all around TCF Bank Stadium.
MN Vikings Take On Kansas City Sunday, Where Communication Will Be KeyOn Sunday, the Minnesota Vikings are going to take on Kansas City at Arrowhead Stadium. The Vikings have a few extra days rest and are 6-2.
South Dakota High School Playoff Football Game Ends 103-0Triple digit scores are not common in football. Indeed, the combined score of both teams generally falls short of breaking 100 points.
Minnesota Vikings Release Marcus SherelsHe was both a cornerback and punt return specialist who in his career owned a number of records for the Vikings.
Cousins, Diggs Fly Past Eagles In Vikings' 38-20 WinKirk Cousins threw to Stefon Diggs for three of his four touchdowns, racking up a season-high 333 passing yards as the Minnesota Vikings ravaged the Philadelphia Eagles secondary in a 38-20 victory Sunday.
Cousins, Thielen Lead Vikings In Dominant Win Over GiantsKirk Cousins threw two touchdowns to Adam Thielen, Dalvin Cook ran for 132 yards and the Minnesota Vikings made life miserable for Daniel Jones and the New York Giants in every way possible in a 28-10 victory Sunday. The win came just a week after the Vikings (3-2) did little in a 16-6 loss to the Chicago Bears.
Rodney Smith, Gophers Run Over Illinois On Way To 40-17 WinTanner Morgan saw the defense sink towards the line of scrimmage preparing to stop Minnesota's surging rushing attack. The Gophers quarterback stepped back and connected with receiver Rashod Bateman for a 59-yard pass on the first play of the second half.
Bears Lose Trubisky, Shut Down Cook In 16-6 Win Over VikingsChase Daniel threw for 195 yards and a touchdown after Mitchell Trubisky got knocked out of the game with a left shoulder injury on the opening possession, and the Chicago Bears swarmed NFL rushing leader Dalvin Cook in a 16-6 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
Gophers Follow Near-Perfect Script In 38-31 Win At PurdueMinnesota quarterback Tanner Morgan played as close to perfect as he could Saturday.
Vikings Vs. Raiders: The Numbers In Sunday's WinOnce again the Vikings' offense was most effective on the ground: a throw for 174 and a run for 211. The game was against the Raiders, who were pretty much easy prey on the field, but these numbers tell us an interesting story that we'll keep an eye on as the season goes on.
'Gotta Start Faster': Vikings Prep For Raiders Game After Loss To PackersThe Minnesota Vikings are dusting themselves off after getting run over by the Green Bay Packers and are getting ready for the Oakland Raiders. Whatever could go wrong, did go wrong -- at least in early in the game.
Vikings Fans Hope To Keep Momentum Rolling After Winning StartThe fans, the food and the fun: Football is back at U.S. Bank Stadium. The Vikings started the season with a 28-12 victory over the Atlanta Falcons.