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2014 Pre Season Schedule
Date Opponent Time
8/08 Oakland 7 PM
8/16  Arizona 7:30 PM
8/23 @ Kansas City 7 PM
8/28 @ Tennessee 7 PM
2014 Regular Season Schedule
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9/7 @ St. Louis 12 PM
9/14 New England 12 PM
9/21 @ New Orleans 12 PM
9/28 Atlanta 3:25 PM
10/2 @ Green Bay 7:25 PM
10/12 Detroit 12 PM
10/19 @ Buffalo 12 PM
10/26 @ Tampa Bay 12PM
11/2 Washington 12 PM
11/9 Bye Week N/A
11/16 @ Chicago 12 PM
11/23 Green Bay 12 PM
11/30 Carolina 12 PM
12/7 NY Jets 12 PM
12/14 @ Detroit 12 PM
12/21 @ Miami 12 PM
12/28 Chicago 12 PM

Training Camp Schedule

Wednesday, July 30
Walk-Thru: 10:30 - 11:30 am
Practice: 3:00 – 5:10 pm

Thursday, July 31
Walk-Thru: 10:30 - 11:30 am
Practice: 3:00 – 5:10 pm

Friday, August 1
Walk-Thru: 10:30 - 11:30 am
Practice: 3:00 – 5:10 pm

Saturday, August 2
Walk-Thru: 10:30 - 11:30 am
Practice: 7:30 - 9:30 pm (Blakeslee Stadium)

Sunday, August 3
Players Day Off

Monday, August 4
Walk-Thru: 10:30 - 11:30 am
Practice: 3:00 – 5:10 pm

Tuesday, August 5
Walk-Thru: 10:30 - 11:30 am
Practice: 3:00 – 5:10 pm

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Current News

Craig: Turner's watchful eye has Vikings' Bridgewater on fast track
Norv Turner clicked the play button on his big-screen TV remote control and 40 years of coaching experience came rushing out of him. Star Tribune July 30, 2014

Turner: Preseason to weigh 'heavily' on QB decision
Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer met with his coaching staff during the off day Tuesday to adjust the number of reps given to certain players in preparation for their first preseason game against the Raiders next Friday. Star Tribune July 30, 2014

Vikings activate Munnerlyn from the PUP list
The Vikings have activated Captain Munnerlyn from the physically-unable-to-perform list. Star Tribune July 30, 2014

Vikings: Bridgewater continues to impress new NFL bosses
Four training camp workouts into his Vikings career, rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is absorbing praise the way he's absorbing his first NFL playbook. Pioneer Press July 30, 2014

VIDEO: Turner talks QB prep, reps
Norv Turner talked about splitting up the QB reps, preseason determining the starter and where Teddy Bridgewater excels. Viking Update July 30, 2014

Turner: Preseason to determine starting QB
Offensive coordinator Norv Turner talked about Teddy Bridgewater’s poise in the pocket and ability to learn the offense, but preseason performances will still determine the Vikings’ starter. Viking Update July 30, 2014

Vikings activate cornerback Captain Munnerlyn from PUP list
Captain Munnerlyn appears set to go through his first training camp practice with the Vikings on Wednesday. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities July 30, 2014

Is the FB a Dying Breed in the NFL?
Maybe more than any other sport, football is a team game. You have eleven players on offense and eleven players on defense forming together to make a team. For that team to succeed, each player has to fulfill their specific responsibility and if somebody's not doing their job, it shows up pretty clearly on tape. KFAN.com July 30, 2014

At Vikings training camp, Asiata is getting noticed
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer didn't know much about Matt Asiata when he prepared his Cincinnati Bengals defense to face the running back in Week 16 last season. Pioneer Press July 29, 2014

Xavier Rhodes focused on trusting instincts
Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer kept a close eye on the cornerbacks – as he’s done quite often during his short tenure – in their first opportunity to work on bump-and-run in pads on Sunday. Star Tribune July 29, 2014

Anthony Barr's switch to LB began as a joke, but no one's laughing now
Anthony Barr joked about the switch at first, jawing with then-UCLA linebackers coach Clark Lea about the F-back jumping in on defensive meetings. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities July 29, 2014

Minnesota Vikings projected 53-man roster
Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer is set to meet with his staff Tuesday to iron out early risers and fallers on the team's depth chart after the opening practices of 2014 training camp. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities July 29, 2014

Adrian Peterson: Vikings finally have the right offense
Adrian Peterson once likened learning offensive coordinator Norv Turner's versatile multiple formations to performing surgery. Pioneer Press July 29, 2014

Vikings: Teddy Bridgewater owes it all to his mom
Teddy Bridgewater displayed poise under pressure in college at Louisville. It looks to be more of the same with the Vikings. Pioneer Press July 29, 2014

At least Vikings have QB depth, if not a star
The Vikings are well aware of the star power at quarterback in their division. But all three opponents in the NFC North don’t have much going behind their starting quarterback. Viking Update July 29, 2014

Vikings keep big piece of puzzle by extending Rudolph
Kyle Rudolph knew something was up when General Manager Rick Spielman motioned for him to come over as Vikings players trickled off the field after Sunday’s practice. Star Tribune July 29, 2014

Long journey leads David Yankey to Vikings
The test was not going to be difficult. David Yankey had taken enough U.S. history classes growing up in Roswell, Georgia, that he had little trepidation about his ability to pass an American citizenship exam. There would be a different set of emotions when he sat down to take the test this spring. ESPN.com July 29, 2014

Vikings Camp Report: Day 4
A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Minnesota Vikings training camp: ESPN.com July 28, 2014

VIDEO: Cassel talks following night practice
Matt Cassel talked about the goal-line session, Bridgewater, and the quarterbacks progressing. Viking Update July 28, 2014

Notebook: Teddy Bridgewater on target during practice under the lights
Teddy Bridgewater stepped up, avoided the pressure and delivered a dart to tight end AC Leonard during Monday night's practice at Blakeslee Stadium. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities July 28, 2014

Zulgad: Peterson looking forward to being part of unpredictable offense
Adrian Peterson proved to be one of Leslie Frazier's staunchest defenders last winter when it became clear the Vikings were going to make a coaching change. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities July 28, 2014

Minnesota Vikings: Kyle Rudolph grateful for new contract
The process that led to Kyle Rudolph earning a new contract from the Minnesota Vikings, which culminated in a hug and words of congratulations from general manager Rick Spielman after Sunday's practice, seemed about as devoid of drama and tension as either side could have wanted. ESPN.com July 28, 2014

Minnesota Vikings' projected roster
The Vikings could free up some roster space if they carried only two QBs and traded Ponder for a late-round pick at some point, but it seems likely they'll carry three into the season. ESPN.com July 28, 2014

Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph vows to stay hungry
Kyle Rudolph's tax bracket might have changed, but his zip code won't. Pioneer Press July 28, 2014

Adrian Peterson: Vikings finally have the right offense
Adrian Peterson once likened learning offensive coordinator Norv Turner's versatile multiple formations to performing surgery. Pioneer Press July 28, 2014

Vikings' Captain Munnerlyn eyes Wednesday return, starting job
Vikings cornerback Captain Munnerlyn is a good bet to practice for the first time in training camp Wednesday. He'll show up looking for a starting job. Pioneer Press July 28, 2014

Anthony Barr: Vikings coach heaps praise on rookie linebacker
At 6-feet-5, rookie linebacker Anthony Barr threatens to ram the ceiling in most rooms but Vikings coach Mike Zimmer is unwilling to place a figurative one over his potential. Pioneer Press July 28, 2014

Vikings' Adrian Peterson vows to make best of temporary digs
Construction crews are working as fast as they can on the Vikings new stadium, but Adrian Peterson would love to have some special powers. Pioneer Press July 28, 2014

Peterson: Offense won’t be predictable
Adrian Peterson said the days of the Vikings offense being predictable are over with Norv Turner as the offensive coordinator. Viking Update July 28, 2014

Kyle Rudolph's extension allows for future cap flexibility
NFL teams have become adept at signing top players to long-term contracts that don't force the organization into paying out the life of the deal. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities July 28, 2014

With Toby Gerhart gone, Norv Turner still pleased with backfield depth
Toby Gerhart served as Adrian Peterson's backup for four years after being drafted out of Stanford. Now, he'll be the main guy out of Jacksonville's backfield, after Gerhart signed with the Jaguars as a free agent this offseason. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities July 28, 2014

Munnerlyn, Patterson to sit out Monday night's practice
Captain Munnerlyn has watched from the sideline as Josh Robinson fills in for him as the outside cornerback in the Minnesota Vikings base defense. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities July 28, 2014

Cordarrelle Patterson Says He Will Be Practicing Tonight Under the Lights
Having missed the first three days of Training Camp, nobody was sure what Cordarrelle Patterson's status would be for Monday night's evening practice under the lights in Blakeslee Stadium. That was until Cordarrelle Told us himself. KFAN.com July 28, 2014

'We're His Guys' Simpson Shares Unique Perspective on New Yelling Coach
Through the first four days of Training Camp, Vikings players have spent much of their time acclimating to the new coaching staff of Mike Zimmer and his assistants. KFAN.com July 28, 2014

Adrian Peterson Unlikely to See Action in Preseason
It seems to be a yearly struggle here in Minnesota, but new head coach Mike Zimmer took it upon himself to address the "how much will Adrian Peterson play in the preseason" question at today's post-practice press conference. KFAN.com July 28, 2014

Vikings Training Camp By The Numbers
There's a lot that goes into Training Camp in the NFL, especially behind the scenes. We've been beating the Xs and Os pretty hard for the first few days so I figured it was a good time to take a little different approach and learn a little more about Vikings Training Camp from the people that make it run and pull the strings behind the scene. KFAN.com July 28, 2014