Vikings Embrace ‘Next Man Up’ Mentality As Peterson, Kalil Go OutPeople inside the Vikings organization say Adrian Peterson has lost enough before his knee injury Sunday that they have real concerns if he will ever play again for the Vikings.
Vikings Place Kalil On Injured List, Likely Out For SeasonMinnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer announced Wednesday that offensive tackle Matt Kalil will likely be out for the remainder of the season.
Minnesotan To Meet: Dr. Josh SandellWhen your car needs a tune-up, you take it to a mechanic. When you need a tune-up, you head to the doctor. But when a professional athlete needs a tune-up, it's sometimes a little more complicated than that. That's where Dr. Josh Sandell comes in.
10 Things To Watch At Vikings Training CampIt's the middle of July, but the football season is officially just around the corner. The Minnesota Vikings report to the campus of Minnesota State University, Mankato, on Saturday for training camp. So what should we keep an eye on as the team practices in Mankato?
Vikings' Kalil: 'It's The Best I've Felt In A Long Time'Matt Kalil's performance for the Minnesota Vikings last season was frequently dissected, and dissed. For the left tackle, last year was best left forgotten.
Adrian Peterson, Vikings Make Elementary School AppearanceThe idea Wednesday morning was for the Minnesota Vikings to build a playground like they do every year -- this time in Falcon Heights. Vikings employees were able to join with volunteers and start in on construction, and they made progress. But the team never got to join because the skies opened.
Vikings Exercise 5th Year Options On Kalil, SmithThe Minnesota Vikings have exercised the fifth-year options on the contracts for safety Harrison Smith and left tackle Matt Kalil. The Vikings announced the decisions Monday, ensuring that both first-round picks from the 2012 draft will remain under team control through 2016.
DeRusha Eats: Pieology PizzeriaIt's been around for thousands of years, but right now it doesn't get hotter than pizza. Matt Kalil is a 25-year-old offensive tackle for the Minnesota Vikings, and the big name behind <a href="http://www.pieology.com/">Pieology Pizza</a> in Maple Grove, St. Paul and Mankato.
Vikings Offensive Line Showing ImprovementTwo months ago, Matt Kalil and the rest of the Minnesota Vikings offensive linemen were reeling. The Detroit Lions had just sacked rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater eight times, relentless pressure that also led to three interceptions, while forcing seven punts and limiting the Vikings to three points.
Vikings' Matt Kalil: 'It Wasn't My Best Day'A rough day on the field for Minnesota Vikings left tackle Matt Kalil on Sunday against Green Bay was only compounded once he left the stadium that night. Video surfaced on Monday of Kalil knocking the hat off of a fan that was heckling him as he walked to his vehicle after the game.
Kalil’s Learning The Vikings’ New Offense, And Feeling GreatMost of the questions in the pre-season are about rookies, newcomers from other teams and a new coaching staff. The Vikings have another evaluation – this time with a veteran.