Kirk Cousins Says He's Ready For 2nd Year As Vikings QBKirk Cousins has had a busy offseason, which included some time with Fran Tarkenton in Atlanta to talk quarterback, and sometime last week at the Final Four in Minneapolis to watch his team, Michigan State.
Mpls. Miracle, Super Bowl, Mauer Retires & More: MN's Top 2018 Sports MomentsFrom the Minneapolis Miracle, Minnesota hosting the Super Bowl, to Minnesota Twins' Joe Mauer's retirement, here are the biggest Minnesota sports stories from 2018.
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.
4 Takeaways: Vikings Beat Packers, 24-17It was quite the bounce back for the Minnesota Vikings on the national stage in a game they absolutely had to win to remain in the NFC North Division hunt.
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.
4 Takeaways: Vikings Fall At Chicago, 25-20Don’t let the final score fool you, the Minnesota Vikings had a rough night in Chicago with the NFC North Division lead at stake.
Humbled Vikings Now Chasing Bears In NFC NorthThe Vikings fell 1½ games behind the Bears (7-3) in the NFC North after Sunday night's loss.
Bears Defense Too Much For Vikings In 25-20 LossMack and Jackson led a dominant effort by the defense. And Chicago (7-3) took a big step toward its first division championship since 2010.
Vikings At Bears: 4 Keys To VictoryThe Bears, at 6-3, hold the slimmest of leads over the 5-3-1 Vikings in the NFC North Division.
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.
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.
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.
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.