Vikings: LB Cameron Smith's Open Heart Surgery Was SuccessfulMinnesota Vikings second-year linebacker Cameron Smith has undergone a successful open heart surgery, according to the team.
Minnesota Vikings Sign LB Hardy Nickerson For DepthThe Minnesota Vikings signed former Cincinnati linebacker Hardy Nickerson for depth on Tuesday.
Report: Vikings' Kendricks Named NFC North Rookie Of The YearMinnesota Vikings rookie linebacker Eric Kendricks certainly turned heads this year -- and now he has the NFC North Rookie of the Year honor to show for it.
Fmr. Vikings Linebacker Fred McNeill Dies At 63Long time Vikings linebacker Fred McNeill has died. McNeill had slowly been slipping away from ALS and was diagnosed with dementia caused by the effects of NFL violence.
Vikings' LB Kendricks Named NFL Defensive Rookie Of The MonthThe accolades keep coming for Minnesota Vikings rookies. On Thursday, the team announced linebacker Eric Kendricks has been named October's NFL Defensive Rookie of the Month
Vikings Select LB Eric Kendricks Of UCLA In The 2nd RoundThe Minnesota Vikings filled one of their biggest needs, selecting UCLA linebacker Eric Kendricks with the 45th overall selection in the second round of the NFL draft Friday night. Kendricks won the Butkus Award as college football's best linebacker last season. The 6-foot, 232-pound Kendricks led the Bruins in tackles and fills an immediate need for the Vikings.
Vikings Rookie Barr To Have Minor Knee SurgeryMinnesota Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr will have minor surgery on his knee to address an injury that has kept him out of the last two games.
Vikings Give Greenway Award For Community ServiceMinnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway has been selected for the team's Community Man of the Year award. The Vikings made the announcement Tuesday, citing Greenway's volunteer work with several local organizations.
Lions' Waddle Carted Off With Knee InjuryDetroit Lions linebacker Ashlee Palmer has left Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings with a quadriceps injury.
Vikings' Rookie Anthony Barr Named NFC Defensive Player Of The WeekThe Minnesota Vikings' 22-year-old first round draft pick has been named the NFC Defensive Player of the Week after his game-winning performance Sunday. Rookie linebacker Anthony Barr recorded eight tackles, a sack, one pass defended, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and a fumble return touchdown for the overtime win against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Greenway Out For Vikings; Douglas Down For Falcons Linebacker Chad Greenway's streak of 115 straight games played for the Minnesota Vikings has ended.
Fmr. Viking E.J. Henderson Named Team's Youth Football Manager The Minnesota Vikings announced Wednesday that former Pro Bowl linebacker E.J. Henderson has been named the team's Youth Football Manager.
Going 1-On-1 With Top Vikings Pick Anthony BarrTwo years ago, Anthony Barr was playing offense and not getting much playing time at UCLA. With a new coach and a switch to defense, he became a first-round draft choice for the Minnesota Vikings.
Vikings Draft Barr At 9, Bridgewater At 32 The Minnesota Vikings have selected UCLA linebacker Anthony Barr with the ninth overall pick of the NFL draft. The Vikings traded down one spot with Cleveland, picking up a fifth-round pick to do it.
Minn. Vikings Nab DT Joseph, Bring Back LB BrinkleyThe Minnesota Vikings now have a new run-stopping defensive tackle to pair alongside last year's first-round pick.