Cleveland Browns Interviewed Vikings Assistant GM George Paton For Opening, AP ReportsPaton would seem to be a natural fit with Stefanski, the Vikings former offensive coordinator hired last week by the Browns following a 6-10 season.
Adam Thielen Listed On Vikings' Wednesday Injury Report With Ankle IssueAccording to the injury report, Stefon Diggs was also out with an illness both Tuesday and Wednesday.
Skeptics Quieted By Vikings' Playoff Win In New OrleansKirk Cousins did his part to diffuse the skepticism about his inability to deliver a winning performance in the clutch, with an intelligent, steady, turnover-free game.
NFC North Champion Packers Proud Of Another Not-So-Pretty WinAs it turned out, the Packers (12-3) had the winning formula to match their ambition, even if they didn't accumulate many style points along the way.
Green Bay's Aaron Rodgers, Vikings Coach Mike Zimmer Set To Face Off AgainGreen Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers and Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer have a lengthy history facing each other. As well as a strong respect for each other's abilities.
Chargers Could Play Spoilers For Playoff-Minded VikingsThe Chargers can play spoiler when they host the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, which would help the Los Angeles Rams in their efforts to earn a wild card berth in the NFC.
Green Bay, Minnesota Now Tied Atop NFC North After Packers Loss To 49ersRodgers was held to 104 yards passing in the least efficient game of his career and the Packers went on to lose 37-8 to the 49ers on Sunday night.
NFL's New Pass Interference Reviews Lead To Lots Of ConfusionNone of the 11 reviews of defensive pass interference calls around the league over the first nine weeks of the season resulted in a reversal, with officials ordered to adhere to a standard of "clear and obvious visual evidence" for any overturns.
'It Is Completely Outrageous': Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan Says Redskins Team Name Is Racist"The term comes from the scalps ... where people were essentially paid a bounty in cash for the scalps of Native American men, women and children," Flanagan said.
As Vikings Prep For Washington, Cousins Grateful For Old TeamThe coaches and players who have departed Washington have not always been complimentary of their time with a franchise that has experienced its share of dysfunction over the past two decades.
Cousins Has 4 TD Passes As Vikings Surge Past Lions 42-30Kirk Cousins matched a career high with four touchdown passes, leading the surging Minnesota Vikings to a 42-30 win over the slumping Detroit Lions on Sunday.
'Not Your Mascot' Rally Planned At The Commons To Speak Out Against Washington NFL Team's Name"Five years ago, we gathered outside TCF Bank Stadium to encourage the retirement of the Washington NFL team name," Mille Lacs Band Chief Executive Melanie Benjamin said. "Since then, nothing has changed."
Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Week 6 Pickups: Despite Rudolph Injury, Diontae Johnson A Solid WR OptionThe Steelers wide receiver leads the pack of potential waiver wire additions for Week 6 in the NFL.
Vikings Revise Sunday Plans After NFL Bans Pyrotechnics On-FieldEarlier this week, equipment used for pyrotechnics during pre-game festivities burst into flames in the north end zone about five minutes before kickoff between the Titans and Colts.
Vikings Trample Falcons 28-12 Behind Fierce Defense, CookAnthony Harris highlighted a thorough thrashing by Minnesota's defense with two interceptions of Matt Ryan and a fumble recovery, Dalvin Cook carried a revived running attack, and the Vikings started the season with a 28-12 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.