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Minnesota Vikings News From KFFL
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Vikings | Mackensie Alexander goes to Vikes
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:03:59 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings selected CB Mackensie Alexander with the No. 54 overall pick in the second round of the 2016 NFL draft on Friday, April 29.

Vikings | Laquon Treadwell lands with Vikes
Thu, 28 Apr 2016 19:46:43 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings selected Ole Miss WR Laquon Treadwell with the 23rd overall pick in the 2016 NFL draft on Thursday, April 28.

Vikings | John Sullivan not limited
Tue, 26 Apr 2016 12:10:26 -0700

Minnesota Vikings C John Sullivan (back) has had no limitations during spring workouts.

Vikings | Two Vikings options likely picked up
Wed, 20 Apr 2016 23:44:42 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DT Sharrif Floyd and CB Xavier Rhodes are likely to have their fifth-year player options picked up for 2017. Floyd's option is worth $6.757 million, and Rhodes' is worth $8.026 million.

Vikings | Cordarrelle Patterson likely in walk year
Wed, 20 Apr 2016 23:42:33 -0700

Minnesota Vikings WR Cordarrelle Patterson is unlikely to have his fifth-year option picked up for 2017. He's set to make $1.389 million in 2016.

Vikings | Zach Line signs tender
Mon, 18 Apr 2016 07:23:25 -0700

Minnesota Vikings restricted free-agent FB Zach Line signed his tender Monday, April 18.

Vikings | Jared Allen retires with Vikings
Thu, 14 Apr 2016 08:57:14 -0700

Former Carolina Panthers DE Jared Allen signed a one-day contract to retire with the Minnesota Vikings Thursday, April 14.

Vikings | Two released
Wed, 13 Apr 2016 09:19:16 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LBs Terrance Plummer and Alex Singleton were both released Wednesday, April 13.

Vikings | Re-sign Chad Greenway
Thu, 31 Mar 2016 16:51:32 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Chad Greenway re-signed to an undisclosed deal Thursday, March 31.

Vikings | Financials for Matt Asiata
Mon, 28 Mar 2016 23:10:57 -0700

The one-year deal for Minnesota Vikings RB Matt Asiata is for $760,000 in salary with a $60,000 bonus. He also has a $500,000 playing time bonus, as well as incentives for rush yards and receptions.

Vikings | Alex Boone to start at left guard
Thu, 24 Mar 2016 09:23:59 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OG Alex Boone is expected to start at left guard this year, which will move OG Brandon Fusco back to right guard. OT Andre Smith will compete at guard and tackle, according to head coach Mike Zimmer.

Vikings | Justin Trattou re-signed
Fri, 18 Mar 2016 14:11:40 -0700

Free-agent DE Justin Trattou (Vikings) re-signed with the Minnesota Vikings Friday, March 18. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Vikings | Brian Leonhardt signed
Fri, 18 Mar 2016 14:05:01 -0700

Free-agent TE Brian Leonhardt (49ers) signed a one-year deal with the Minnesota Vikings Friday, March 18, worth $600,000, according to a source.

Vikings | Andre Smith expected to start
Fri, 18 Mar 2016 12:58:03 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OT Andre Smith is expected to be the starting right tackle for the Vikings in 2016.

Vikings | Andre Smith lands with Vikings
Thu, 17 Mar 2016 08:58:48 -0700

Free-agent OT Andre Smith (Bengals) agreed to a one-year deal with the Minnesota Vikings Thursday, March 17. He can earn up to $4.5 million in the contract, according to a source.

Vikings | Matt Asiata re-signs with Vikes
Wed, 16 Mar 2016 15:09:35 -0700

Minnesota Vikings RB Matt Asiata re-signed to an undisclosed deal Wednesday, March 16.

Vikings | Rhett Ellison back with Minnesota
Tue, 15 Mar 2016 23:16:53 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings re-signed TE Rhett Ellison Tuesday, March 15, on a one-year deal worth $2.25 million, according to a source.

Vikings | Terence Newman returning
Tue, 15 Mar 2016 10:50:01 -0700

Minnesota Vikings CB Terence Newman agreed to a one-year, $3 million deal to re-sign with the Vikings Tuesday, March 15, according to a source.

Vikings | Two re-signed to Vikings
Tue, 15 Mar 2016 08:29:36 -0700

Free-agent TE Rhett Ellison (Vikings) and CB Marcus Sherels (Vikings) re-signed with the Minnesota Vikings Tuesday, March 15. Terms were not disclosed.

Vikings | Michael Griffin officially signs
Mon, 14 Mar 2016 12:03:29 -0700

Minnesota Vikings FS Michael Griffin officially signed his one-year, $3.5 million deal Monday, March 14.

Vikings | Travis Lewis re-signs
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 15:49:30 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Travis Lewis re-signed an undisclosed deal Thursday, March 10.

Vikings | Emmanuel Lamur signs
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 10:32:41 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings signed free-agent LB Emmanuel Lamur (Bengals) to an undisclosed deal Thursday, March 10.

Vikings | Mike Harris re-signs
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 16:10:23 -0800

Free-agent OG Mike X. Harris (Vikings) re-signed an undisclosed deal with the Minnesota Vikings Wednesday, March 9.

Vikings | Michael Griffin terms
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 15:39:13 -0800

Updating a previous item, Minnesota Vikings FS Michael Griffin agreed to a one-year, $3.5 million deal, according to a source.

Vikings | Minnesota, Rhett Ellison discuss return
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 15:19:29 -0800

Free-agent TE Rhett Ellison (Vikings) and his representatives are in discussions with the Minnesota Vikings on Wednesday, March 9, to arrange for his return to the team.

Vikings | Signing Michael Griffin
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 15:04:51 -0800

Free-agent FS Michael Griffin (Titans) is signing with the Minnesota Vikings Wednesday, March 9, according to a source.

Vikings | Alex Boone financials
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 14:45:35 -0800

Updating a previous item, Minnesota Vikings OG Alex Boone signed a four-year, $26.8 million deal Wednesday, March 9. It also includes $3.4 million of his 2017 is guaranteed with no offset.

Vikings | Audie Cole contract details
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 11:47:09 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Audie Cole's one-year deal is worth $840,000, including $760,000 in base salary, a $40,000 signing bonus and a $40,000 workout bonus.

Vikings | Alex Boone agrees with Vikings
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 08:51:50 -0800

San Francisco 49ers impending free-agent OG Alex Boone has agreed to a deal with the Minnesota Vikings Wednesday, March 9, according to a source.

Vikings | Minnesota releasing Mike Wallace
Tue, 08 Mar 2016 12:19:51 -0800

Minnesota Vikings WR Mike Wallace was released Tuesday, March 8, according to a source.

Vikings | Matt Kalil likely to stay with Vikings
Tue, 08 Mar 2016 07:01:42 -0800

Minnesota Vikings OT Matt Kalil is expected to be retained by the Vikings, who will pick up his $11.1 million fifth-year option, according to a league source. The team could opt to sign him to an extension to reduce the salary cap hit.

Vikings | Phil Loadholt takes pay cut
Mon, 07 Mar 2016 13:32:36 -0800

Minnesota Vikings OT Phil Loadholt agreed to a restructured contract to remain in Minnesota. Loadholt will sign a one-year d eal with a base salary of $2 million that could be worth as much as $3.5 million with incentives, according to a source. Loadholt was slated to have a salary cap number of $7.75 million in 2016, and he would have been cut had he not taken a pay cut.

Vikings | Adam Thielen, Carter Bykowski re-sign
Mon, 07 Mar 2016 11:44:57 -0800

Minnesota Vikings WR Adam Thielen and OT Carter Bykowski re-signed undisclosed deals Monday, March 7. Both were exclusive-rights free agents.

Vikings | Zach Line receives tender
Mon, 07 Mar 2016 11:44:31 -0800

Minnesota Vikings impending restricted free-agent FB Zach Line received a tender from the Vikings Monday, March 7. The Vikings have the right of first refusal.

Vikings | Minnesota re-signs Kenrick Ellis
Sat, 05 Mar 2016 13:37:21 -0800

Minnesota Vikings DT Kenrick Ellis signed a one-year deal to remain with the team on Saturday, March 5, according to a source. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Vikings | Andrew Sendejo contract details
Sat, 05 Mar 2016 11:16:44 -0800

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings S Andrew Sendejo's deal is four years in length and worth $16 million.

Vikings | Andrew Sendejo agrees to deal
Sat, 05 Mar 2016 11:06:28 -0800

Minnesota Vikings impending free-agent S Andrew Sendejo reached an agreement to be retained by the Vikings Saturday, March 5, according to a source.

Vikings | Brent Salazar joins staff
Wed, 17 Feb 2016 12:59:05 -0800

Assistant strength and conditioning coach Brent Salazar (Chiefs) has been named the strength and conditioning coach for the Minnesota Vikings.

Vikings | Hire Pat Shurmur
Sun, 24 Jan 2016 11:58:23 -0800

Former Philadelphia Eagles offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur has joined the Minnesota Vikings coaching staff.

Vikings | Sign Terrell Sinkfield
Sat, 23 Jan 2016 11:08:12 -0800

Free-agent WR Terrell Sinkfield (Giants) was signed to a Reserve/Futures deal by the Minnesota Vikings Saturday, Jan. 23.

Vikings | Tony Sparano hired by Vikes
Wed, 13 Jan 2016 14:30:37 -0800

Former Miami Dolphins head coach Tony Sparano was hired as the new offensive line coach for the Minnesota Vikings Wednesday, Jan. 13. Sparano served as the San Francisco 49ers tight ends coach last year. Terms of the deal weren't disclosed. Vikings offensive line coach Jeff Davidson was fired Tuesday, Jan. 12.

Vikings | Jeff Davidson fired
Tue, 12 Jan 2016 11:19:51 -0800

Minnesota Vikings offensive line coach Jeff Davidson was let go Tuesday, Jan. 12.