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Vikings | Latavius Murray undergoes surgery
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:54:26 -0700

Minnesota Vikings RB Latavius Murray (ankle) underwent ankle surgery Wednesday, March 22, but is expected to be ready for the start of training camp. The Vikings knew Murray would need surgery before they sign him.

Vikings | Minnesota showing interest in Malik McDowell
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:05:50 -0700

Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman and head coach Mike Zimmer worked out Michigan State DT Malik McDowell at his pro day Wednesday, March 22.

Vikings | MIN had limited interest in Andre Holmes
Sun, 19 Mar 2017 05:51:33 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings reportedly expressed interest in WR Andre Holmes before he signed a three-year deal with the Buffalo Bills. However, discussions between the two sides never became serious.

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 | Adrian Peterson won't return to Vikes
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 14:18:32 -0700

Free-agent RB Adrian Peterson (Vikings) will not be re-signed by the Minnesota Vikings, according to general manager Rick Spielman.

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 | Latavius Murray boards Vikings' ship
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 00:08:24 -0700

Free-agent RB Latavius Murray (Raiders) agreed to terms on a three-year contract with the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday, March 16. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, but ESPN's Field Yates reports the contract can be voided after one season.

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 | Terence Newman returning to Vikes
Wed, 15 Mar 2017 09:42:48 -0700

Free-agent CB Terence Newman (Vikings) has agreed to terms Wednesday, March 15, on an undisclosed contract with the Minnesota Vikings.

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 | Jared Cook to visit Vikings
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 13:22:10 -0700

Free-agent TE Jared Cook (Packers) will meet with the Minnesota Vikings following his visit with the Seattle Seahawks, according to a source. That is unless Cook signs a deal in Seattle.

Vikings | Latavius Murray visiting Minnesota
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:42:48 -0700

Free-agent RB Latavius Murray (Raiders) is visiting the Minnesota Vikings Tuesday, March 14.

Vikings | Minnesota in play for Nickell Robey-Coleman
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 13:05:44 -0700

Free-agent CB Nickell Robey-Coleman (Bills) could be recruited by the Minnesota Vikings, who are one of four teams interest in the free-agent cornerback.

Vikings | Minnesota eyeing Lardarius Webb
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 11:53:34 -0700

Free-agent FS Lardarius Webb (Ravens) is a possible target for the Minnesota Vikings if he does not re-sign with the Baltimore Ravens.

Vikings | Datone Jones visiting Vikings
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 08:13:07 -0700

Free-agent LB Datone Jones (Packers) is visiting the Minnesota Vikings Monday, March 13, according to a source.

Vikings | Cordarrelle Patterson wants to re-sign
Sun, 12 Mar 2017 18:58:58 -0700

Free-agent WR Cordarrelle Patterson (Vikings) posted a series of messages on Snapchat Saturday, March 11, indicating that he wants to re-sign with the Vikings.

Vikings | No deal for Eddie Lacy in Minnesota
Sun, 12 Mar 2017 17:46:33 -0700

Free-agent RB Eddie Lacy (Packers) left his meeting with the Minnesota Vikings Sunday, March 12, without agreeing to a deal.

Vikings | Eddie Lacy meets with MIN Sunday
Sun, 12 Mar 2017 15:23:29 -0700

Free-agent RB Eddie Lacy (Packers) met with the Minnesota Vikings Sunday, March 12.

Vikings | Door open for Matt Asiata return
Sat, 11 Mar 2017 10:31:56 -0800

Free-agent RB Matt Asiata (Vikings) is looking at other teams and waiting for some of the top free-agent running backs to sign, but he has not ruled out a return to the Minnesota Vikings.

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 | Adam Thielen receives tender
Wed, 08 Mar 2017 15:47:40 -0800

Minnesota Vikings restricted free-agent WR Adam Thielen has received the second-round tender offer.

Vikings | Cordarrelle Patterson may not return
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 14:39:21 -0800

Minnesota Vikings impending free-agent WR Cordarrelle Patterson is not expected to be back with the Vikings in 2017, in the opinion of the Minneapolis Star Tribune's Matt Vensel.

Vikings | Brian Robison wants to continue
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 07:17:22 -0800

Minnesota Vikings DE Brian Robison said he'd like to play one or two more years.

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 | Matt Asiata to test market
Sat, 04 Mar 2017 12:07:56 -0800

Minnesota Vikings impending free-agent RB Matt Asiata plans to test the free-agent market and there is a decent chance that he does not re-sign with the Vikings, according to a source.

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 | Adrian Peterson's option declined
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 09:12:02 -0800

Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson will not have his 2017 option exercised, the team announced Tuesday, Feb. 28, and he'll become an unrestricted free agent March 9.

Vikings | No timetable for Teddy Bridgewater
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:23:12 -0800

Minnesota Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater (knee) still has no timetable for his return, according to general manager Rick Spielman. Spielman added that it would be "unfair" to give Bridgewater an ultimatum after suffering multiple serious injuries. Bridgewater is recovering from a torn anterior cruciate ligament and a dislocated knee.

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 | Kyle Rudolph was NFL's most-targeted TE
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 20:46:47 -0800

Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph led all tight ends this past season with 132 targets, converting that into career highs in receptions (83) and yards (840). He also registered seven receiving touchdowns.

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.