Vikings Beat Bears 31-17; Zimmer's Future UncertainKirk Cousins passed for 172 yards and three touchdowns in the second half to lead a Minnesota Vikings comeback to beat the Chicago Bears 31-17 on Sunday in a matchup of two eliminated teams with a head coach in danger of being fired.
Mike Zimmer Says Kirk Cousins Will Play Against Bears On SundayCousins was placed on the COVID-19 reserve list late last week and missed Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers.
Playoff-Less Vikings, Mike Zimmer Enter A Week Of UncertaintyIf the Minnesota Vikings just played their last meaningful game under coach Mike Zimmer, the lopsided loss at Green Bay clarified the reasons why.
'It's Very Frustrating': Despite Good Moments, Vikings Can't Sustain Early Game SuccessA deep pass to Justin Jefferson and Dalvin Cook’s longest run of the season had the Minnesota Vikings sitting with a 14-3 lead at Baltimore on Sunday. Much like the rest of the season, the early success couldn’t sustain Minnesota.
Coach Mike Zimmer Wants Vikings To Find A 'Killer Instinct'"I mean, could we be better? Yeah. Could we be worse? Yeah. We are where we are," Coach Mike Zimmer said. "But I like the resiliency of this team."
'We've Got To Find A Way To Make That Happen': Vikings Offense Dissects Post-Halftime ProblemsThe bye week is usually when coaches around the NFL dive deep into strategic evaluation and reassessment they can put to good use over the remainder of the season.
Officials Hope 'Vaccine Hesitancy' Fades Following Pfizer Vaccine's FDA Approval“Those people who have been sitting on the fence thinking that, “Hey, this vaccine is not yet approved,’ will finally take that leap of faith and get the vaccine,” Dr. Venkat Iyer said.
Vikings Coach Mike Zimmer Expects Kirk Cousins Back At Practice ThursdayMinnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said he expects Kirk Cousins back at training camp Thursday after the starting quarterback was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list earlier this week.
Vikings Place 4 Players, Including Kirk Cousins, On Reserve/COVID-19 ListAlong with Cousins, passers Kellen Mond and Nate Stanley and wide receiver Myron Mitchell were put on the list Monday.
With Training Camp Underway, Mike Zimmer Says 2021 Vikings Have 'A Different Vibe'Mike Zimmer's description of the first full-team practice for the Minnesota Vikings was so positive his own daughter sounded skeptical, when the head coach was asked for a review.
'Excited About This Football Team': As Training Camp Opens, Fans Get First Look At Vikings' Many AdditionsThe Minnesota Vikings kicked off training camp Wednesday. Full-team practices are underway at Twin Cities Orthopedics Performance Center in Eagan.