Vikings | Cordarrelle Patterson to work harder
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:24:10 -0700
Minnesota Vikings WR Cordarrelle Patterson has earned the praise of head coach Mike Zimmer this offseason, as Zimmer has lauded Patterson's work ethic and improved route running. Patterson plans to work out for a week or two in Florida with QB Teddy Bridgewater, and he might go to San Francisco for additional conditioning work.
Vikings | Phil Loadholt could be cut
Sun, 26 Jun 2016 04:56:26 -0700
Minnesota Vikings OT Phil Loadholt could be cut if he does not win the team's right tackle job. Loadholt has a contract with no guaranteed money remaining.
Vikings | Harrison Smith signs rich deal
Mon, 06 Jun 2016 06:18:08 -0700
Minnesota Vikings FS Harrison Smith signed a five-year, $51.25 million deal Monday, June 6, which makes him the highest-paid safety in the league. He received a $10 million signing bonus, $28.578 million guaranteed and a three-year average of $10.75 million.
Vikings | B.J. Dubose reverts to IR
Wed, 01 Jun 2016 14:30:12 -0700
Minnesota Vikings DE B.J. Dubose (knee) reverted to the Reserve/Injured list Wednesday, June 1, after being waived/injured Tuesday, May 31.
Vikings | Make two roster moves
Tue, 31 May 2016 14:14:54 -0700
Minnesota Vikings DT B.J. Dubose (knee) was waived/injured Tuesday, May 31. Free-agent DT Bruce Gaston (Bears) was subsequently signed.
Vikings | Brandon Ross waived
Mon, 23 May 2016 09:04:54 -0700
Minnesota Vikings RB Brandon Ross was waived Monday, May 23.
Vikings | Laquon Treadwell signs his rookie deal
Thu, 12 May 2016 12:24:05 -0700
Minnesota Vikings WR Laquon Treadwell signed his four-year rookie contract, including a fifth-year option Thursday, May 12.
Vikings | Financials for Kentrell Brothers
Tue, 10 May 2016 19:07:48 -0700
Minnesota Vikings LB Kentrell Brothers signed a four-year, $2.57 million contract Tuesday, May 10. The fifth-round selection out of Missouri also received a $232,000 signing bonus.
Vikings | C.J. Ham signs with Vikings
Tue, 10 May 2016 08:16:44 -0700
Undrafted free-agent RB C.J. Ham (Augustana) signed with the Minnesota Vikings Tuesday, May 10, after participating in the rookie minicamp last weekend.
Vikings | Two players join
Mon, 09 May 2016 12:09:29 -0700
Undrafted free-agents CB Tre Roberson (Illinois State) and WR Troy Stoudemire (Minnesota) were signed to undisclosed deals by the Minnesota Vikings Monday, May 9.
Vikings | Three draft picks signed
Fri, 06 May 2016 23:13:40 -0700
The Minnesota Vikings signed OG Willie Beavers, their fourth-round pick in the 2016 NFL draft, as well as fifth-round pick LB Kentrell Brothers and seventh-round pick DE Stephen Weatherly Friday, May 6.
Vikings | Mackensie Alexander terms
Thu, 05 May 2016 08:40:36 -0700
Updating previous reports, Minnesota Vikings CB Mackensie Alexander's rookie deal is worth $4.316 million with $2.435 million guaranteed and a $1.339 million signing bonus.
Vikings | Moritz Boehringer terms
Thu, 05 May 2016 08:31:48 -0700
Updating previous reports, Minnesota Vikings WR Moritz Boehringer's rookie deal is worth up to $2.681 million with a $150,420 signing bonus. He has base salaries of $450,000, $540,000, $630,000 and $720,000.
Vikings | Two more draft picks agree to deals
Wed, 04 May 2016 15:55:53 -0700
Minnesota Vikings TE David Morgan II and S Jayron Kearse have agreed to terms on undisclosed deals Wednesday, May 4, according to sources.
Vikings | Mackensie Alexander agrees to terms
Wed, 04 May 2016 15:46:26 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CB Mackensie Alexander agreed to terms on an undisclosed deal Wednesday, May 4, and will formally sign with the Vikings Thursday, May 5, according to sources.
Vikings | Moritz Boehringer agrees to deal
Mon, 02 May 2016 19:15:03 -0700
The Minnesota Vikings signed WR Moritz Boehringer to a contract Monday, May 2. The sixth-round pick is the first selection from the 2016 NFL draft to sign a deal.
Vikings | Cordarrelle Patterson's option declined
Mon, 02 May 2016 10:32:17 -0700
Minnesota Vikings WR Cordarrelle Patterson's fifth-year option was declined by the Vikings Monday, May 2, according to a league source. Patterson caught only two passes in 2015.
Vikings | Sharrif Floyd has option exercised
Mon, 02 May 2016 07:43:31 -0700
Minnesota Vikings DT Sharrif Floyd had his fifth-year option exercised Monday, May 2.
Vikings | Xavier Rhodes' option picked up
Mon, 02 May 2016 07:38:04 -0700
Minnesota Vikings CB Xavier Rhodes had his fifth-year option exercised Monday, May 2, according to his agent Sunny Shah.
Vikings | Sign Joel Stave
Sun, 01 May 2016 10:56:10 -0700
Free-agent QB Joel Stave (Wisconsin) signed an undisclosed deal with the Minnesota Vikings Sunday, May 1. signed an undisclosed deal with the Minnesota Vikings Sunday, May 1.
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 | 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 | 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 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.