Brady, Patriots Expected To Be Tested On Third Downs By VikingsThe Patriots have been at their best on offense this season when they've established the run and avoided facing a significant number of third downs. Achieving success in both areas could be difficult on Sunday against a Vikings team that offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels is expecting to offer "as big a challenge as we're going to have all year."
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.
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.
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.
Vikings Surge Fueled By Defensive AdjustmentsThe Vikings (5-3-1) play at Chicago (6-3) on Sunday night for control of the NFC North, and they'll need the defense to keep it up.
With Dalvin Cook Back, Vikings Ready To Run In Cold WeatherDalvin Cook's return from a hamstring injury that kept him out of five games was one of the most important developments of the season.
Vikings Coin New Rally Cry, ‘Pounding The Beef’The Minnesota Vikings have coined a new rally phrase after getting the run game going last Sunday in a win over the Detroit Lions.
Vikings Enter Bye Week In Thick Of NFC North RaceThe Minnesota Vikings head into their bye week in the thick of a division title race, and finally looking much more like the contender we assumed they would be.
NFL Sack Leader Danielle Hunter 'Just Lets It Rip' For VikingsThe Jamaica-born Hunter, who settled in the Houston area with his family at age 8, was drafted by the Vikings in the third round out of LSU in 2015.
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.
Zimmer 'Encouraged' Despite Vikings Loss To SaintsLetting a win slip away because of two costly mistakes seems like just the kind of thing that would send a grizzled coach like Mike Zimmer into a frenzy.