Vikings | Cordarrelle Patterson praised
Sat, 23 May 2015 21:40:45 -0700
Minnesota Vikings WR Cordarrelle Patterson once again has drawn praise from Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer -- this time for his route-running improvements. Patterson has worked extensively this offseason to become a better receiver from a technical standpoint.
Vikings | MyCole Pruitt could have sizeable role
Fri, 22 May 2015 19:04:20 -0700
Minnesota Vikings TE MyCole Pruitt was praised for his versatility and ability to create mismatches by general manager Rick Spielman, and Pruitt could be the No. 2 tight end on the depth chart behind TE Kyle Rudolph as a rookie.
Vikings | Mike Zimmer talks Adrian Peterson
Fri, 22 May 2015 06:42:15 -0700
Updating an ongoing story, Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson remains in pursuit of being traded or receiving a new contract and remains away from the organization during voluntary workouts. Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer told ESPN Radio he has a target date in mind of when he thinks Peterson will return to the team, but Zimmer did not give the specific date.
Vikings | Blair Walsh contract talks
Thu, 21 May 2015 15:33:38 -0700
Minnesota Vikings PK Blair Walsh said there has been some communication between the team and his agent regarding a contract extension, but nothing has been finalized.
Vikings | MIN offense not performing to standards
Wed, 20 May 2015 13:15:29 -0700
The Minnesota Vikings' offensive starters make $58,402,407, according to spotrac.com. That's third most in the NFL behind the Denver Broncos and Washington Redskins. The Minnesota offense averaged a meager 315.5 yards per game last season -- 27th in league.
Vikings | Norv Turner opening up offense
Sun, 17 May 2015 19:39:36 -0700
Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner has opened up the playbook to give receivers more chances to make explosive plays, head coach Mike Zimmer said at rookie minicamp.
Vikings | Trae Waynes contract update
Fri, 08 May 2015 11:41:43 -0700
Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings CB Trae Waynes signed a four-year deal worth $12.944 million. The deal includes a $7.674 million signing bonus.
Vikings | Trae Waynes signed
Thu, 07 May 2015 11:54:33 -0700
Minnesota Vikings first-round draft choice CB Trae Waynes signed his four-year deal with the team Thursday, May 7, according to sources. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Vikings | Two options picked up
Mon, 04 May 2015 08:24:07 -0700
Minnesota Vikings OT Matt Kalil and FS Harrison Smith had their fifth-year options for 2016 exercised Monday, May 4.
Vikings | MyCole Pruitt selected
Sat, 02 May 2015 11:02:55 -0700
Southern Illinois TE MyCole Pruitt was selected by the Minnesota Vikings with the 143rd overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft.
Vikings | Eric Kendricks selected 45th overall
Fri, 01 May 2015 17:15:48 -0700
University of California-Los Angeles LB Eric Kendricks was selected 45th overall by the Minnesota Vikings in the second round of the 2015 NFL Draft Friday, May 1.
Vikings | Trae Waynes selected 11th overall
Thu, 30 Apr 2015 18:20:44 -0700
Michigan State CB Trae Waynes was selected 11th overall by the Minnesota Vikings in the 2015 NFL Draft Thursday, April 30.
Vikings | John Sullivan terms
Tue, 07 Apr 2015 06:34:10 -0700
Minnesota Vikings C John Sullivan received a one-year extension that guarantees $1 million Tuesday, April 7. He has salaries of $5.9 million, $5.4 million and $5.4 million. He has an annual $100,000 workout bonus and a $500,000 escalator for 2017 with 90% playing time in 2015-16.
Vikings | Kevin McDermott contract update
Fri, 03 Apr 2015 12:08:06 -0700
Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings LS Kevin McDermott signed a two-year deal with the team. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Vikings | Kevin McDermott signing
Fri, 03 Apr 2015 10:33:04 -0700
Free-agent LS Kevin McDermott (Ravens) is signing an undisclosed deal with the Minnesota Vikings Friday, April 3, according to a source.
Vikings | Pat Devlin waived
Thu, 02 Apr 2015 08:53:38 -0700
Minnesota Vikings QB Pat Devlin was waived Thursday, April 2.
Vikings | Caesar Rayford signs
Thu, 02 Apr 2015 08:52:26 -0700
Free-agent DE Caesar Rayford (Lions) signed an undisclosed deal with the Minnesota Vikings Thursday, April 2.
Vikings | Mike Kafka signs
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 13:54:32 -0700
Free-agent QB Mike Kafka (Buccaneers) signed an undisclosed deal with the Minnesota Vikings Wednesday, April 1, according to his agent.
Vikings | Chad Greenway takes pay cut
Sat, 28 Mar 2015 08:01:54 -0700
Minnesota Vikings LB Chad Greenway has accepted a pay cut, which will take his 2015 salary from $7 million to $3.4 million. His salary cap figure went from $8.8 million to $5.575 million.
Vikings | Terence Newman financials
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 16:22:57 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CB Terence Newman's one-year deal is worth $2.5 million with $750,000 guaranteed, according to a source.
Vikings | Two players released
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:11:24 -0700
Minnesota Vikings LB Justin Anderson and OG Jordan McCray were cut Thursday, March 26.
Vikings | Sign Babatunde Aiyegbusi
Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:09:00 -0700
The Minnesota Vikings signed free-agent OT Babatunde Aiyegbusi to an undisclosed contract Thursday, March 26.
Vikings | Casey Matthews signs
Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:24:44 -0700
Free-agent LB Casey Matthews (Eagles) agreed to terms with the Minnesota Vikings Tuesday, March 24. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Vikings | Taylor Mays signs
Tue, 24 Mar 2015 14:59:02 -0700
Free-agent SS Taylor Mays (Bengals) signed to a one-year deal with the Minnesota Vikings Tuesday, March 24. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Vikings | DuJuan Harris signs
Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:15:49 -0700
Free-agent RB DuJuan Harris (Packers) signed an undisclosed deal with the Minnesota Vikings Thursday, March 19.
Vikings | Michael Harris financials
Tue, 17 Mar 2015 23:11:05 -0700
Minnesota Vikings OT Michael X. Harris signed his one-year restricted free agent tender offer, which pays $1.542 million.
Vikings | Robert Rodriguez hired
Mon, 16 Mar 2015 15:34:06 -0700
UTEP assistant coach Robert Rodriguez has been hired by the Minnesota Vikings as their new assistant defensive line coach.
Vikings | Greg Jennings released by MIN
Sat, 14 Mar 2015 11:16:22 -0700
Minnesota Vikings WR Greg Jennings has been released Saturday, March 14.
Vikings | Minnesota acquires Mike Wallace
Fri, 13 Mar 2015 16:14:03 -0700
Miami Dolphins WR Mike Wallace has been traded to the Minnesota Vikings in exchange for a fifth-round draft choice, according a source. The Vikings will also receive a seventh-round draft choice.
Vikings | Shaun Hill financials
Tue, 10 Mar 2015 13:52:55 -0700
Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings QB Shaun Hill's deal is two years in length and worth $6.5 million, but can top out at $7.5 million.
Vikings | Joe Berger agrees to terms
Tue, 10 Mar 2015 13:16:56 -0700
Free-agent OG Joe Berger (Vikings) has agreed to terms with the Minnesota Vikings on a two-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Vikings | Tom Johnson re-signs
Mon, 09 Mar 2015 00:56:37 -0700
Free-agent DT Tom Johnson (Vikings) will re-sign with the Minnesota Vikings once the league year opens on Tuesday, March 10. Johnson will sign a three-year contract valued at $7 million, with $3 million in guaranteed money.
Vikings | Vikings bringing back Cullen Loeffler
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 18:02:51 -0700
Minnesota Vikings impending free-agent LS Cullen Loeffler has reached an agreement on a one-year deal to return to the team, according to a source.
Vikings | MIN receives draft picks for Matt Cassel
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:43:27 -0800
Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings QB Matt Cassel was traded to the Buffalo Bills Wednesday, March 4. The Bills swapped their 2015 fifth-round pick for the Vikings 2015 sixth-round draft pick. Minnesota will also receive a 2016 seventh-round draft pick.
Vikings | Charlie Johnson released
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:59:29 -0800
Minnesota Vikings OG Charlie Johnson was released Friday, Feb. 27.
Vikings | Brian Peters signs
Mon, 23 Feb 2015 10:11:20 -0800
Free-agent LB Brian Peters (Canadian League) signed an undisclosed deal with the Minnesota Vikings Monday, Feb. 23.
Vikings | Brandon Bostick claimed
Wed, 18 Feb 2015 14:03:15 -0800
Free-agent TE Brandon Bostick (Packers) is being claimed by the Minnesota Vikings Wednesday, Feb. 18.
Vikings | Jalil Carter signs Futures deal
Thu, 15 Jan 2015 09:10:27 -0800
Free-agent WR Jalil Carter (Rams) was signed to a Reserve/Future contract by the Minnesota Vikings Thursday, Jan. 15.
Vikings | Sign three to Reserve/Futures contracts
Mon, 05 Jan 2015 13:58:46 -0800
The Minnesota Vikings signed DT Chigbo Anunoby, DE Leon Mackey and CB DeMarcus Van Dyke to Reserve/Futures deals Monday, Jan. 5.
Vikings | Nine signed to Futures contracts
Tue, 30 Dec 2014 11:56:30 -0800
The Minnesota Vikings signed LB Justin Anderson (Vikings), WR Kain Colter (Vikings), QB Pat Devlin (Vikings), DT Isame Faciane (Vikings), WR Donte Foster (Vikings), C Zac Kerin (Vikings), OG Jordan McCray (Packers), TE Ryan Otten (Vikings) and RB Dominique Williams (Vikings) to Reserve/Futures contracts Tuesday, Dec. 30.