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Vikings | Rashod Hill in line to start?
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 08:51:37 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OT Rashod Hill took nearly every snap as the starting right tackle during the spring, and he could start there in Week 1. Hill dropped 12 pounds to 313 pounds during the offseason.

Vikings | Dalvin Cook to catch more passes?
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 18:57:43 -0700

Minnesota Vikings RB Dalvin Cook was involved in the passing game in various ways during the spring, lining up as a receiver at times.

Vikings | Stefon Diggs could become free agent after 2018
Sat, 30 Jun 2018 07:53:10 -0700

Minnesota Vikings WR Stefon Diggs could become a free agent after the 2018 season if the team is unable to sign him to a contract extension, in the opinion of Joel Corry of CBSSports.com. The franchise tag for wide receivers is expected to be about $17 million, with a salary cap of approximately $190 million, and the Vikings may have difficulty holding on to him at that price.

Vikings | Anthony Barr could become free agent after 2018
Sat, 30 Jun 2018 07:49:27 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Anthony Barr could become a free agent after the 2018 season if the team is unable to sign him to a contract extension, in the opinion of Joel Corry of CBSSports.com. The franchise tag for linebackers is expected to be about $16.325 million, with a salary cap of approximately $190 million, and the Vikings may have difficulty holding on to him at that price.

Vikings | Stefon Diggs could receive extension
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 12:13:31 -0700

Minnesota Vikings WR Stefon Diggs is one of the players that the Vikings would like to sign to a contract extension, according to general manager Rick Spielman.

Vikings | More on Danielle Hunter's deal
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:51:33 -0700

Updating an earlier report, Minnesota Vikings DE Danielle Hunter can earn up to $78 million in his new deal, and he'll receive $48 million over the first three years.

Vikings | Danielle Hunter lands extension
Wed, 27 Jun 2018 07:44:26 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Danielle Hunter agreed to a five-year, $72 million extension Wednesday, June 27, according to sources. The deal includes $40 million guaranteed and a $15 million signing bonus.

Vikings | Anthony Barr hopes for extension
Mon, 25 Jun 2018 14:41:22 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Anthony Barr said he hopes to sign a contract extension at some point but that decision is up to the Vikings.

Vikings | Hercules Mata'afa goes on IR
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 12:51:00 -0700

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings DE Hercules Mata'afa (knee) was placed on the Reserve/Injured list Thursday, June 21.

Vikings | Minnesota makes two moves
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:57:08 -0700

Free-agent LB Mike Needham (Southern Utah) was signed by the Minnesota Vikings Wednesday, June 20. DE Hercules Mata'afa (knee) was waived with an injury designation in a corresponding move.

Vikings | Hercules Mata'afa tears ACL
Wed, 06 Jun 2018 17:09:48 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Hercules Mata'afa (knee) suffered a torn ACL at organized team activities on Wednesday, June 6.

Vikings | Brian Robison plans to retire after 2018
Tue, 05 Jun 2018 15:15:15 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Brian Robison said 2018 will more than likely be his final season. As reported earlier, Robison has already taken a pay cut as he enters the 12th season of his career at age 35.

Vikings | Brian Robison accepts pay cut
Wed, 23 May 2018 19:43:43 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Brian Robison has agreed to restructure his contract, which saves the team $2.38 million in salary cap space. He was originally scheduled to make $3.5 million in 2018 but will now make $1.015 million.

Vikings | David Parry signs with Vikings
Wed, 16 May 2018 09:28:56 -0700

Free-agent DT David Parry (Saints) signed an undisclosed deal with the Minnesota Vikings Wednesday, May 16.

Vikings | Minnesota signs four UDFAs
Mon, 07 May 2018 13:11:44 -0700

Undrafted free-agents WR Chad Beebe (Northern Illinois), CB Craig James (Southern Illinois), FB Johnny Stanton (UNLV) and LB Brett Taylor (Western Illinois) were signed Monday, May 7. In corresponding moves, LS Nick Dooley, WR Armanti Foreman, DT Caushaud Lyons andFB Kamryn Pettway were waived.

Vikings | More on Tyler Conklin's deal
Sat, 05 May 2018 12:15:05 -0700

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings TE Tyler Conklin signed a four-year deal worth $2.741 million. The deal includes a signing bonus of $281,032.

Vikings | Jalyn Holmes contract update
Sat, 05 May 2018 12:14:21 -0700

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings DT Jalyn Holmes signed a four-year deal worth $3.191 million. The deal includes a signing bonus of $731,396.

Vikings | Jalyn Holmes, Tyler Conklin sign deals
Sat, 05 May 2018 10:22:33 -0700

Minnesota Vikings fourth-round draft choice DT Jalyn Holmes and fifth-round draft choice TE Tyler Conklin signed four-year contracts with the Vikings Saturday, May 5. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Vikings | Brian O'Neill signs rookie deal
Fri, 04 May 2018 08:40:23 -0700

Minnesota Vikings second-round pick OT Brian O'Neill signed his rookie four-year deal Friday, May 4. Financial terms weren't disclosed.

Vikings | Vikings sign four draft picks
Thu, 03 May 2018 18:01:04 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings signed fifth-round draft pick PK Daniel Carlson, sixth-round draft picks OG Colby Gossett, DE Ade Aruna and seventh-round draft pick LB Devante Downs on Thursday, May 3.

Vikings | One-year deal for Terence Newman
Tue, 01 May 2018 11:54:28 -0700

Minnesota Vikings CB Terence Newman's new contract is for one year. As reported earlier, the 39-year-old Newman said 2018 will be his final season.

Vikings | Last year for Terence Newman
Tue, 01 May 2018 11:14:14 -0700

Minnesota Vikings CB Terence Newman said 2018 will "probably" be his final season no matter what happens.

Vikings | Cayleb Jones suspended
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 13:08:40 -0700

Minnesota Vikings WR Cayleb Jones has been suspended four games for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing drugs.

Vikings | Minnesota brings back Terence Newman
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 12:02:56 -0700

Free-agent CB Terence Newman (Vikings) re-signed with the Minnesota Vikings Monday, April 30. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Vikings | Minnesota adds more UDFAs
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 09:47:48 -0700

Undrafted free-agent Armanti Foreman (Texas), FB Kamryn Pettway (Auburn), QB Peter Pujals (Holy Cross), RB Roc Thomas (Jacksonville State) and WR Jake Wieneke (South Dakota State) signed with the Minnesota Vikings Monday, April 30. Terms of the contracts were not disclosed.

Vikings | Trae Waynes' option picked up
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 08:48:18 -0700

Minnesota Vikings CB Trae Waynes had his fifth-year option exercised Monday, April 30.

Vikings | Minnesota inks two UDFAs
Sun, 29 Apr 2018 13:58:14 -0700

Undrafted free-agent WR Jeff Badet (Oklahoma) and RB Mike Boone (Cincinnati) signed undisclosed contracts with the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, April 29.

Vikings | Korey Robertson lands with Minnesota
Sat, 28 Apr 2018 18:27:47 -0700

Southern Mississippi WR Korey Robertson has reportedly agreed to terms to join the Minnesota Vikings as an undrafted free agent.

Vikings | Tyler Hoppes signing with MIN
Sat, 28 Apr 2018 17:44:03 -0700

Undrafted free-agent TE Tyler Hoppes (Nebraska) reportedly agreed to terms with the Minnesota Vikings Saturday, April 28. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Vikings | Minnesota selects Tyler Conklin
Sat, 28 Apr 2018 11:54:45 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings selected Central Michigan TE Tyler Conklin with the 157th overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft Saturday, April 28.

Vikings | Minnesota snags another pick
Fri, 27 Apr 2018 19:44:17 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings acquired the 102nd overall pick and 180th overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in exchange for the 94th overall pick.

Vikings | Minnesota selects Brian O'Neill
Fri, 27 Apr 2018 18:08:25 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings selected Pittsburgh OT Brian O'Neill with the 62nd overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft Friday, April 27.

Vikings | Minnesota drafts Mike Hughes 30th overall
Thu, 26 Apr 2018 20:20:02 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings selected Central Florida CB Mike Hughes with the 30th overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft Thursday, April 26.

Vikings | Minnesota pleased with Dalvin Cook's rehab
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 17:45:39 -0700

Minnesota Vikings RB Dalvin Cook (knee) has been doing some work on the field since spring drills began April 16, and athletic trainer Eric Sugarman confirmed Cook's recovery from a torn left ACL in Week 4 last season is going well. "Dalvin has knocked the rehab out of the park. He has done a great job. He has been here every day since the injury occurred post-surgery. He will participate in (organized team activities and minicamp) on a limited basis. … Hopefully when he gets to training camp … he will be a participant just like everybody else," Sugarman said.

Vikings | Kentrell Brothers suspended four games
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 12:06:33 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Kentrell Brothers was suspended without pay for the first four games of the 2018 regular season for violating the NFL policy on performance-enhancing substances on Friday, April 20.

Vikings | Nick Easton may get long-term deal
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 13:36:44 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings are open to signing OG Nick Easton to a long-term contract if both sides are able to agree to terms.

Vikings | Nick Easton signs tender
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 13:30:16 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OG Nick Easton signed his exclusive-rights tender Monday, April 16.

Vikings | Eric Kendricks receives extension
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 09:48:44 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Eric Kendricks agreed to a five-year contract extension with the Vikings Monday, April 16, worth $50 million. The contract includes $25 million in guaranteed money.

Vikings | Tavarres King signs with Minnesota
Thu, 05 Apr 2018 14:03:46 -0700

Free-agent WR Tavarres King (Giants) signed with the Minnesota Vikings Thursday, April 5. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Vikings | Kendall Wright contract update
Thu, 05 Apr 2018 12:10:36 -0700

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings WR Kendall Wright's one-year contract is worth $1 million.

Vikings | Marcus Sherels financial details
Sun, 01 Apr 2018 08:44:24 -0700

Updating previous reports, Minnesota Vikings CB Marcus Sherels' one-year, $1.4 million contract contains a base salary of $1.05 million, a $250,000 signing bonus, $500,000 in guaranteed money and a workout bonus worth $100,000.

Vikings | Marcus Sherels contract updates
Sat, 31 Mar 2018 09:48:09 -0700

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings CB Marcus Sherels' one-year deal is worth $1.4 million.

Vikings | Kendall Wright finds new home in Minnesota
Fri, 30 Mar 2018 12:10:02 -0700

Free-agent WR Kendall Wright (Bears) signed an undisclosed contract with the Minnesota Vikings on Friday, March 30.

Vikings | Reshard Cliett joins Vikings
Thu, 29 Mar 2018 13:13:09 -0700

Free-agent LB Reshard Cliett (Chiefs) signed with the Minnesota Vikings Thursday, March 29. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Vikings | Marcus Sherels stays in Minnesota
Wed, 28 Mar 2018 12:01:18 -0700

Free-agent CB Marcus Sherels (Vikings) re-signed to a one-year contract with the Minnesota Vikings Wednesday, March 28. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Vikings | Tom Compton joins Vikings
Thu, 22 Mar 2018 09:38:03 -0700

Free-agent OT Tom Compton (Bears) is signing an undisclosed contract with the Minnesota Vikings Thursday, March 22.

Vikings | Three moves made by Vikings
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 13:32:58 -0700

Free-agents TE Josiah Price (Vikings) and LS Nick Dooley (UTEP) were signed by the Minnesota Vikings Wednesday, March 21. Additionally, LB Shaan Washington was released.

Vikings | Kai Forbath re-signs
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 11:13:02 -0700

Free-agent PK Kai Forbath (Vikings) is re-signing to an undisclosed deal with the Minnesota Vikings Tuesday, March 20, according to a source.

Vikings | Sheldon Richardson financial details
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 06:52:44 -0700

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings DT Sheldon Richardson's one-year contract is worth $8 million but could be as much as $11 million with incentives, according to a source familiar with the situation.

Vikings | Specifics on deal for Kirk Cousins
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 14:03:19 -0700

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings QB Kirk Cousins has $6 million in incentives, $2 million per year, tied to his three-year, $84 million deal. Those incentives are triggered by play time, team points scored and Super Bowl wins. To hit the highest level in any year, Cousins has to be Super Bowl MVP.

Vikings | Sheldon Richardson lands in Twin Cities
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 13:22:51 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings and free-agent DT Sheldon Richardson (Seahawks) reached an agreement a one-year deal, a source said Friday, March 16.

Vikings | Dylan Bradley re-signs with Minnesota
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 09:16:24 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings re-signed free-agent DL Dylan Bradley to an undisclosed contract Friday, March 16.

Vikings | Kirk Cousins officially signs with MIN
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 12:26:45 -0700

Updating a previous report, free-agent QB Kirk Cousins (Redskins) officially signed a three-year, $84 million deal with the Minnesota Vikings Thursday, March 15.

Vikings | Trevor Siemian trade update
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 18:30:21 -0700

Updating a previous report, Denver Broncos QB Trevor Siemian was acquired by the Minnesota Vikings Wednesday, March 14, in exchange for a 2019 fifth-round pick. The Vikings will also receive a 2018 seventh-round pick in the trade.

Vikings | Two ERFAs re-signed
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 13:50:19 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings signed exclusive rights free-agent RB Mack Brown and S Anthony Harris Monday, March 12. Terms of the contracts were not disclosed.

Vikings | Second-round tender for Nick Easton
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 11:50:43 -0700

Minnesota Vikings restricted free-agent OG Nick Easton received the second round tender offer from the Vikings Monday, March 12, according to a source.

Vikings | Mack Brown to receive tender
Thu, 08 Mar 2018 12:17:54 -0800

Minnesota Vikings exclusive rights free-agent RB Mack Brown will receive a tender offer this offseason, according to a source. Brown's one-year deal will be worth $630,000.

Vikings | Minnesota re-signs Anthony Harris
Thu, 08 Mar 2018 11:06:56 -0800

Minnesota Vikings exclusive-rights free-agent SS Anthony Harris was tendered to a one-year, $705,000 contract Thursday, March 8. Harris is expected to sign the tender next week.

Vikings | Minnesota receives two compensatory picks
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 14:36:05 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have received two compensatory picks in the sixth round of the 2018 NFL Draft.

Vikings | Todd Downing joins Vikings
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:13:33 -0800

Former Oakland Raiders offensive coordinator Todd Downing was officially hired by the Minnesota Vikings as senior offensive assistant Monday, Feb. 19.

Vikings | Minnesota signs Josh Andrews
Mon, 12 Feb 2018 14:29:43 -0800

Free-agent OG Josh Andrews (Eagles) was signed by the Minnesota Vikings Monday, Feb. 12.

Vikings | John DeFilippo to call plays
Fri, 09 Feb 2018 13:23:52 -0800

Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator John DeFilippo will call the offensive plays next season.

Vikings | John DeFilippo to be Vikings OC
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 17:14:39 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings are hiring Philadelphia Eagles quarterbacks coach John DeFilippo as their new offensive coordinator, according to a source.

Vikings | George Edwards staying with Vikings
Mon, 05 Feb 2018 13:29:00 -0800

Minnesota Vikings defensive coordinator George Edwards is being retained after interviewing with the Chicago Bears earlier this year.