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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
2013 Regular Season Schedule
Home
9/8 @ Detroit 12 PM
9/15 @ Chicago 12 PM
9/22 Cleveland 12 PM
9/29 Pittsburgh-London 12 PM
10/6 Bye Week N/A
10/13 Carolina 12 PM
10/21 @ NY Giants 7:40 PM
10/27 Green Bay 7:30 PM
11/3 @ Dallas 12 PM
11/7 Washington 7:25 PM
11/17 @ Seattle 3:25 PM
11/24 @ Green Bay 12 PM
12/1 Chicago 12 PM
12/8 @ Baltimore 12 PM
12/15 Philadelphia 12 PM
12/22 @ Cincinnati 12 PM
12/29 Detroit 12 PM

Important NFL Dates 

April 21 - Clubs with returning head coaches may begin offseason workout programs.

April 29-May 1 - Vikings voluntary pre-draft minicamp.

May 2 - Deadline for Restricted Free Agents to sign Offer Sheets.

May 7 - Deadline for Prior Club to exercise Right of First Refusal to Restricted Free Agents.

May 8-10 - 2014 NFL Draft, New York City, New York.

The Kansas Viking

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Current News

Munnerlyn gives Vikings a shot with slot receivers
In his prime, Antoine Winfield, who last played for the Vikings and in the NFL in 2012, was one of the NFL’s better cornerbacks at covering shifty slot receivers. Star Tribune April 17, 2014

Vikings finalize contract with free agent and former Eagles safety Kurt Coleman
The Minnesota Vikings have signed former Philadelphia Eagles safety Kurt Coleman. Star Tribune April 17, 2014

Vikings preseason dates, times released
The Vikings have released the dates and times of their four preseason games, in case you were holding your breath for the official times. Star Tribune April 17, 2014

Vikings 2014 schedule: The prime time outlook
If Internet reports are to be believed, the NFL will be releasing the 2014 regular season schedule as early as Tuesday (April 22). That means hours of breathless coverage on NFL Network followed by days of analysis everywhere else. Pioneer Press April 17, 2014

Vikings sign safety Kurt Coleman
The Minnesota Vikings signed free-agent safety Kurt Coleman on Thursday, picking up a four-year veteran who made 105 tackles during the 2012 season. Pioneer Press April 17, 2014

Metrodome demolition reaches completion
The last pieces of the Metrodome are done being hauled away from the site of the Vikings’ new stadium. Viking Update April 17, 2014

Zulgad: Vikings shouldn't gamble on a QB; leave that for other teams
The opinion from this corner has been that the Vikings should continue their offseason trend of addressing defense and use the eighth-overall pick in next month's draft on that side of the ball. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities April 17, 2014

Vikings finalize 2014 preseason schedule
The Vikings have finalized the times and dates of each of their four preseason games.  1500 ESPN Twin Cities April 17, 2014

Minnesota Vikings' Josh Samuda out 9-10 months after ankle surgery
Minnesota Vikings offensive lineman Josh Samuda, who sustained a gruesome injury to his right ankle during the team's workout on Tuesday, had surgery in the Twin Cities to mend a broken fibula, dislocated ankle and deltoid ligament damage on Wednesday, according to a source close to the situation. ESPN.com April 16, 2014

Peterson, not CJ2K, the defender of the declining RB position
If there is one peer that Adrian Peterson considers his closest rival and the guy he really, really, REALLY wants to top, it would no doubt be Chris Johnson. Star Tribune April 16, 2014

Final pieces of Metrodome get hauled off Thursday
At 1 p.m. Thursday, the Metrodome will be history as its remaining rubble is hauled off the construction site of the new Minnesota Multipurpose (aka Vikings) Stadium. Star Tribune April 16, 2014

Washington State safety Deone Bucannon to visit Vikings
Washington State strong safety Deone Bucannon is the latest name that will attend the Vikings’ “Top 30” event, which starts today. Bucannon will visit on Thursday, according to an NFL source. Star Tribune April 16, 2014

Vikings' Rudolph likes what he sees, wants to stick around
As Kyle Rudolph looked around Winter Park, he spotted new coaches and new teammates. The weight room in which he had just worked up a sweat has been revamped, and he was about to grab a chair in the team’s new meeting room inside the field house. Star Tribune April 16, 2014

Vikings move draft party downtown
The Vikings draft party is moving to the Minneapolis Convention Center, with the one-night event starting at 5:30 p.m. May 8. Viking Update April 16, 2014

Vikings to hold draft party at Minneapolis Convention Center
With the Metrodome now a hole in the ground, the Minnesota Vikings are moving their annual NFL Draft party to a new location. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities April 16, 2014

The Easter Gift
No comment necessary. One of the best Easter videos I have seen. Enjoy, and Happy Easter. Kansasviking.com April 16, 2014

Vikings notes: Samuda suffers broken leg, dislocated ankle during workout
Vikings guard Josh Samuda will undergo surgery Tuesday after suffering a broken right fibula during a voluntary offseason workout on Tuesday, according to an NFL source. Star Tribune April 16, 2014

Vikings 'stepping up' efforts to bring MLS to Minnesota
The Minnesota Vikings are "stepping up" talks with Major League Soccer about bringing a team to the Twin Cities, a team official told a group of metro-area business leaders Tuesday. Pioneer Press April 15, 2014

Vikings' Josh Samuda suffers serious ankle injury
It was a no-contact workout Tuesday for the Vikings at Winter Park, but that did not mean players went unscathed. Pioneer Press April 15, 2014

Vikings strength coach Evan Marcus first to get hands on players
It's mid-April, but the chill made it feel like mid-November on Tuesday at Winter Park, and the sight of Vikings veterans, newcomers and prospects running drills had football in the air again. Pioneer Press April 15, 2014

Vikings praise Zimmer’s passion, intensity
Vikings players have gotten a chance to meet new head coach Mike Zimmer and like what they see and hear. Viking Update April 15, 2014

Vikings add LB Manning, TE Reisner
The Vikings added players on offense and defense Tuesday, claiming one off waivers and signing one of their own former tight ends. Viking Update April 15, 2014

Rudolph hoping to stay with Vikings
Kyle Rudolph is entering the final year of his contract and getting used to a new coaching staff, but he’s hoping to extend his time with the Vikings. Viking Update April 15, 2014

Peterson is peerless with RBs devalued
The Vikings have a running back that has been at or near the top of the league for seven years and seen contenders fall by the wayside, now unemployed. Running backs simply aren’t valued like they once were. Viking Update April 15, 2014

Minnesota Vikings sign Allen Reisner, claim Terrell Manning
The Minnesota Vikings made a pair of roster additions Tuesday, bringing back tight end Allen Reisner and claiming former San Diego Chargers linebacker Terrell Manning off waivers. ESPN.com April 15, 2014

Vikings adjusting to new regime with spring workouts underway
The Minnesota Vikings clearly have the energy, excitement and enthusiasm of a team with a new coaching staff. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities April 15, 2014

Vikings claim former Packers, Chargers linebacker off waivers
The Vikings claimed Terrell Manning off waivers from the San Diego Chargers, the team announced Tuesday. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities April 15, 2014

Vikings sign free agent TE Allen Reisner
The Vikings have signed tight end Allen Reisner, the team announce Tuesday. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities April 15, 2014

Report: Gophers S Brock Vereen to visit Vikings this week
Former Gophers safety Brock Vereen is making his rounds pre-Draft. Next stop: Minnesota. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities April 15, 2014

Brinkley, Munnerlyn reunite with a 'very different' coaching staff
After linebacker Jasper Brinkley took his initial visit to return to Minnesota this offseason, his former college roommate at South Carolina was getting ready to take his own trip to Winter Park. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities April 15, 2014

Recovered from broken foot, Kyle Rudolph hasn't talked extension
Before he could delve into the new offensive system, Kyle Rudolph watched tape this winter of what first-year offensive coordinator Norv Turner accomplished with Jordan Cameron in Cleveland. 1500 ESPN Twin Cities April 15, 2014

Vikings haven't approached Kyle Rudolph about a contract extension
Kyle Rudolph is entering the final year of his rookie contract and he would like to stick around beyond 2014, but he said today that the Vikings have not approached him about an extension. Star Tribune April 15, 2014