Vikings | Minnesota selects Pat Elflein
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:56:51 -0700
The Minnesota Vikings selected C Pat Elflein with the 70th pick in the 2017 NFL Draft Friday, April 28.
Vikings | Minnesota moves up in third round
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 18:48:01 -0700
The Minnesota Vikings acquired the No. 70 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft from the New York Jets in exchange for the No. 79 overall pick and the No. 160 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft.
Vikings | Minnesota moved up in second round
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:15:37 -0700
The Minnesota Vikings acquired the No. 41 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft from the Cincinnati Bengals in exchange for the No. 48 overall pick and No. 128 overall pick.
Vikings | Minnesota selects Dalvin Cook
Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:56:37 -0700
The Minnesota Vikings selected Florida State RB Dalvin Cook with the No. 41 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft Friday, April 28.
Vikings | Teddy Bridgewater's option likely passed on
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 06:43:24 -0700
Minnesota Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater (knee) is unlikely to have his fifth-year option exercised by the May 2 deadline, according to sources. The Vikings could still re-sign Bridgewater, but they do not appear willing to guarantee his 2018 salary for north of $11 million for injury when the quarterback is still trying to make it back from a catastrophic knee injury that has derailed other NFL players' careers.
Vikings | Teddy Bridgewater still without timetable
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 12:37:37 -0700
Minnesota Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater (knee) remains without a timetable as he continues to recover from a torn anterior cruciate ligament and dislocated knee. General manager Rick Spielman did say that Bridgewater had a great first week of offseason activities.
Vikings | Stefon Diggs working on health
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:57:16 -0700
Minnesota Vikings WR Stefon Diggs (hip) blames himself for the health issues he went through last year. He said he's taking steps this offseason to try to prevent himself from missing time again this year after missing three games in 2016.
Vikings | Sam Bradford extension not discussed
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:22:35 -0700
Minnesota Vikings QB Sam Bradford has not talked about a possible contract extension with the Vikings yet. Bradford added that he's not going to sweat his current status.
Vikings | Latavius Murray without a timetable
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 10:09:50 -0700
Minnesota Vikings RB Latavius Murray (ankle) said there's no timetable for his return, but he's hoping to be ready for training camp.
NFL | Jamaal Williams met with Vikings recently
Sun, 16 Apr 2017 12:41:09 -0700
BYU RB Jamaal Williams recently visited with the Minnesota Vikings - one of six draft-eligible running backs known to have met with the team this spring.
Vikings | Brian Robison likely to retire after 2018
Sat, 15 Apr 2017 08:03:29 -0700
Minnesota Vikings DE Brian Robison has two years remaining on his contract and stated Friday, April 14, he expects to retire when his deal expires.
Vikings | Zac Kerin re-signs
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 14:11:22 -0700
Minnesota Vikings restricted free-agent OG Zac Kerin re-signed Thursday, April 13.
Vikings | More on Case Keenum's contract
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 14:18:08 -0700
Minnesota Vikings QB Case Keenum's one-year, $2 million contract includes $1 million guaranteed, split up into a $250,000 signing bonus and $750,000 guaranteed base salary. He can also earn $750,000 in roster bonuses.
Vikings | Ryan Quigley signs with Vikings
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 14:23:24 -0700
Free-agent P Ryan Quigley (Cardinals) signed an undisclosed deal with the Minnesota Vikings Monday, April 3.
Vikings | Case Keenum contract update
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 14:31:13 -0700
Updating a previous report, free-agent QB Case Keenum (Rams) agreed to terms on a one-year deal with the Minnesota Vikings Friday, March 31, worth $2 million. The deal will include some incentives.
Vikings | Sharrif Floyd may not play again
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:40:31 -0700
Minnesota Vikings DT Sharrif Floyd's football career is in jeopardy because of complications from knee surgery he underwent last fall. According to USA TODAY's Tom Pelissero, the nerve controlling Floyd's quadriceps was disrupted during the surgery and the quad still isn't functioning properly. Floyd missed 15 games last season due to the knee ailment. He also missed four games in 2015 because of knee issues and had a minor knee procedure in 2013.
Vikings | Minnesota signs three players
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 10:47:22 -0700
Free-agents WR Mitch Mathews (Browns), CB Terrell Sinkfield (Vikings) and TE Nick Truesdell (Colts) were signed by the Minnesota Vikings Thursday, March 30.
Vikings | Minnesota parts ways with Scott Crichton
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 11:01:22 -0700
Minnesota Vikings DL Scott Crichton was waived Friday, March 24.
Vikings | Brian Robison extended
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 09:05:46 -0700
Minnesota Vikings DE Brian Robison signed a one-year extension through the 2018 season Friday, March 24. Robison is due a base value of $7.5 million over two years, including $5.15 million guaranteed.
Vikings | More on Adam Thielen's deal
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:43:44 -0700
Updating previous reports, Minnesota Vikings WR Adam Thielen signed a four-year deal worth $19.246 million with $6.746 million in the first year.
Vikings | Short stay for Latavius Murray?
Sat, 18 Mar 2017 19:49:27 -0700
Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings RB Latavius Murray's deal is for one year with two option years, and the minimum he could make is $3.4 million. The full $5.15 million that he's owed next season becomes guaranteed on the third day of the 2018 league year.
Vikings | More on Datone Jones' contract
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 13:29:07 -0700
Minnesota Vikings LB Datone Jones' one-year deal includes a $1.6 million signing bonus. It also comes with a $1.5 million base salary, up to $500,000 in weekly roster bonuses and a $150,000 workout bonus. Jones can also earn up to $1.25 million based on incentives involved with sacks and playing time.
Vikings | Latavius Murray terms
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 08:23:31 -0700
Updating an earlier report, Minnesota Vikings RB Latavius Murray received a three-year, $15 million deal, according to a source.
Vikings | Terence Newman terms
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 05:40:22 -0700
Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings CB Terence Newman signed a one-year, $3.25 million deal with $1.5 million guaranteed.
Vikings | Adam Thielen contract update
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 13:46:40 -0700
Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings WR Adam Thielen agreed to a three-year deal with the Vikings worth $17 million, according to a source. The deal could worth as much as $27 million because of incentives. Thielen will receive $11 million in guaranteed money.
Vikings | Adam Thielen staying with Minnesota
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 12:46:12 -0700
Minnesota Vikings restricted free-agent WR Adam Thielen agreed to a three-year deal with the Vikings Wednesday, March 15, according to a source. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Vikings | Datone Jones contract details
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 15:34:05 -0700
Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings LB Datone Jones' deal is one year in length and worth $3.75 million, according to a source. Jones can earn up to $5 million, however.
Vikings | Minnesota signs Datone Jones
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 14:52:08 -0700
Free-agent LB Datone Jones (Packers) signed an undisclosed deal with the Minnesota Vikings Tuesday, March 14.
Vikings | Riley Reiff contract details
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 16:37:00 -0800
Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings OT Riley Reiff signed a five-year deal with the Vikings worth $58.75 million. The deal includes $26.3 million in guaranteed money.
Vikings | Mike Remmers signs with Vikings
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 13:37:45 -0800
Free-agent OT Mike Remmers (Panthers) signed a five-year deal with the Minnesota Vikings Friday, March 10, worth $30 million, according to a source.
Vikings | Riley Reiff bolting for Minnesota
Thu, 09 Mar 2017 13:36:02 -0800
Free-agent OT Riley Reiff (Lions) agreed to terms with the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday, March 9, according to a source. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Vikings | Chad Greenway to retire
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 09:41:00 -0800
Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings impending free-agent LB Chad Greenway will officially retire from the NFL during a press conference Tuesday, March 7, after 11 seasons.
Vikings | Jeremiah Sirles will be back
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 13:36:21 -0800
Minnesota Vikings exclusive rights free-agent OT Jeremiah Sirles said he will sign his one-year tender once the team offers it to him.
Vikings | Jeremiah Sirles tendered
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 12:48:42 -0800
The Minnesota Vikings tendered exclusive rights free-agent OT Jeremiah Sirles on Friday, March 3. The one-year tender is reportedly worth $690,000.
Vikings | Minnesota adds to coaching staff
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:57:07 -0800
Former Purdue head coach Darrell Hazell and former Cleveland Browns assistant strength and conditioning coach Derik Keyes were hired by the Minnesota Vikings Thursday, Feb. 23. Keyes will serve in the same role, while Hazell will serve as wide receivers coach.
Vikings | Minnesota adds Darrell Hazel to staff
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 18:12:25 -0800
The Minnesota Vikings are expected to name Darrell Hazel as their wide receivers coach, according to sources.
Vikings | Vikings release two offensive linemen
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:40:24 -0800
Minnesota Vikings OGs Mike X. Harris and Brandon Fusco were released by the team Friday, Feb. 10.
Vikings | Minnesota hires Kennedy Polamalu
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:24:05 -0800
The Minnesota Vikings have hired former UCLA offensive coordinator Kennedy Polamalu as their new running backs coach.
Vikings | Kevin Stefanski to be QBs coach
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:21:36 -0800
Minnesota Vikings running backs coach Kevin Stefanski has been named the team's quarterbacks coach for 2017.
Vikings | Minnesota hires Clancy Barone
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:56:54 -0800
The Minnesota Vikings have hired former Denver Broncos offensive line coach Clancy Barone as their new tight ends coach.
Vikings | Scott Turner let go
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 17:38:06 -0800
Minnesota Vikings quarterbacks coach Scott Turner was fired Monday, Jan.9, according to a source.
Vikings | Minnesota signs three players
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 11:36:20 -0800
Minnesota Vikings OT Reid Fragel, PK Marshall Koehn and P Taylor Symmank were signed to Reserve/Futures deals Tuesday, Jan. 3.
Vikings | Many players signed by Vikings
Mon, 02 Jan 2017 12:18:04 -0800
Minnesota Vikings DT Sterling Bailey, WR Moritz Bohringer, TE Kyle Carter, WR Cayleb Jones, OT Marquis Lucas, CB Tre Roberson, RB Bishop Sankey, S Cedric Thompson and OT Austin Shepherd were signed to Reserve/Futures contracts Monday, Jan. 2.