Rams Cornerback Fined $23K For Hit On Teddy BridgewaterSt. Louis cornerback Lamarcus Joyner has been fined $23,152 by the NFL for his hit that left Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater with a concussion. Joyner made a shoulder-first hit on Bridgewater, who returned to practice Thursday after his head hit hard against the turf early in the fourth quarter Sunday.
Vikings-Rams Game Features Gurley-Peterson DuelComparison games are the low-hanging fruit of NFL analysis and storytelling. Parallels between players can easily be forced. The similarities between Todd Gurley and Adrian Peterson, though, are too striking to ignore. The rookie sensation with St. Louis and the ninth-year star for Minnesota will square off Sunday.
Patterson Shines, Vikings Whip Rams 34-6 Wide receiver Cordarelle Patterson ran for 102 yards on three carries with a 67-yard scoring run off a simple pitchout and the Minnesota Vikings shut down the St. Louis Rams 34-6 on Sunday, opening impressively under new coach Mike Zimmer.
Vikings Are Ready To Tackle The RamsAfter a slew of camps, mini camp, training camp, winter park camp, the Minnesota Vikings are finally about to play a regular season football game when they take on the St. Louis Rams Sunday.
AP Continues To Prove His LeadershipThe Minnesota Vikings kick off their season in St. Louis on Sunday. The curiosity factor watching Norv Turner's offense is off the charts. All of us can figure out one of his main plays: hand the ball off to Adrian Peterson.
5 Reasons The Vikings Will Beat The Rams Sunday
Vikings Sign Former Gopher LBThe Minnesota Vikings are bringing in a former Golden Gophers linebacker. On Tuesday afternoon, the team announced the signing of Simoni Lawrence, who was signed by the St. Louis Rams as an undrafted free agent in 2010.
Peterson Runs For 212 As Vikings Top Rams 36-22 Adrian Peterson peeked up at the video board at the end of his 82-yard touchdown run and saw St. Louis Rams players trailing far behind him.
Robison Injures Shoulder In First Quarter Minnesota Vikings defensive end Brian Robison injured his right shoulder in the first quarter against the St. Louis Rams and left the field for medical tests. The team said his return was questionable.
Vikings' Antoine Winfield Active Against RamsWide receiver Danny Amendola is active for the St. Louis Rams for Sunday's game against the Minnesota Vikings after missing two games with a right heel injury.
Vikings CB Winfield Questionable For Sunday's GameMinnesota Vikings cornerback Antoine Winfield has been listed as questionable for Sunday's game at St. Louis because of a knee injury.
Paton Spurns Rams To Stay With Vikings George Paton has pulled his name out of the running for the St. Louis Rams' general manager job to remain with the Minnesota Vikings.
Rams Sign Free-Agent LB Ben LeberThe St. Louis Rams have signed another linebacker, reaching a deal with free agent Ben Leber.