4 Takeaways: Vikings Tie Packers, 29-29Kirk Cousins had a huge day, roughing the passer is controversial and a kicker lost his job.
Push To Protect Quarterbacks Has Some Defenders StumpedPass rushers like Clay Matthews are stumped as to what constitutes a clean hit on quarterbacks anymore. Lending a sympathetic ear is none other than Mike Zimmer, one of the biggest beneficiaries of the league's renewed emphasis on protecting the passer.
Vikings Could Look To Go 'Air Purple' Against PackersThe element to watch for Sunday: if they simply focus on throwing the football.
4 Takeaways: Vikings Beat 49ers, Packers NextKirk Cousins made his Vikings debut, Dalvin Cook officially returned from his knee injury and the defense made plays all over the field.
After 1st Victory As Viking, Cousins Announces He's Expecting 2nd ChildA day after his first victory as a Viking, quarterback Kirk Cousins is sharing some happy news with fans.
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.
Vikings Say They Have Good Chemistry Heading Into Regular SeasonThe Vikings spent big on a QB this offseason, placing an $84M bet that Kirk Cousins will take them farther than Case Keenum did.
Vikings Hope To Bring Swagger To 49ers MatchupWeek one for the Vikings is also week one for Kirk Cousins. He understands that there is a magnifying glass on him.
Vikings Look Forward To Opening WeekThe Minnesota Vikings only have a few questions in terms of personnel heading into week one.
Daniel Carlson Kicks 2 Field Goals, Vikings Beat Titans 13-3The Minnesota Vikings and Tennessee Titans did their best to protect their starters for the regular season.
With Cousins Early, Sloter Late, Vikings Top Seahawks 21-20Kyle Sloter threw for two 4-quarter touchdowns as the Vikings rallied for a 21-20 victory over the Seahawks on Friday night.
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.