NorsemanThe Kansas Viking
 Date: 

 

Valid XHTML

Valid CSS

 


 The Cross

Minnesota Vikings News From KFFL
Your Source for Daily NFL News Hot Off The Wire!

Vikings | Laquon Treadwell back at practice Saturday
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 16:39:04 -0700

Minnesota Vikings WR Laquon Treadwell (thigh) returned to practice Saturday, Aug. 12, but the St. Paul Pioneer Press' Chris Tomasson reports Treadwell's left thigh is still not fully healthy.

Vikings | Bishop Sankey waived/injured
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 12:30:27 -0700

Minnesota Vikings RB Bishop Sankey (knee) was waived/injured Saturday, Aug. 12.

Vikings | Bronson Hill joining Minnesota
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 11:44:04 -0700

Free-agent RB Bronson Hill (Jaguars) signed with the Minnesota Vikings Saturday, Aug. 12, according to a source. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Vikings | Minnesota to work out David Cobb
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 17:41:09 -0700

Free-agent RB David Cobb (Bears) is scheduled to work out for the Minnesota Vikings Saturday, Aug. 12

Vikings | Bishop Sankey has torn ACL
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 14:41:13 -0700

Minnesota Vikings RB Bishop Sankey (ankle) suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament during the first preseason game Thursday, Aug. 10, according to a source.

Vikings | Dalvin Cook impressing in passing game
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 12:17:47 -0700

Minnesota Vikings rookie RB Dalvin Cook has impressed the team with his receiving skills throughout the spring and during training camp. "(Cook's work in the passing game has) been tremendous throughout (training) camp, and I think it's something that we noticed pretty early on during (spring drills). He continued to show it throughout the camp, and I think he's going to be a valuable asset, not only in the run game, but I think we're going to be able to utilize him in the pass game," quarterback Sam Bradford said.

Vikings | Trae Waynes' injury not serious
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:31:55 -0700

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings CB Trae Waynes (shoulder) was removed from the game Thursday, Aug. 10, due to a sore shoulder, according to head coach Mike Zimmer, who did not appear concerned with the injury.

Vikings | Bishop Sankey set for MRI
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:27:39 -0700

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings RB Bishop Sankey (knee) said he will undergo an MRI Friday, Aug. 11. Sankey was on crutches and his knee was in a brace following the game.

Vikings | Bishop Sankey injures knee
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:11:51 -0700

Minnesota Vikings RB Bishop Sankey (knee) exited the preseason game against the Buffalo Bills Thursday, Aug. 10, with a knee injury and will not return.

Vikings | Dalvin Cook sees heavy workload in NFL debut
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 17:04:02 -0700

Minnesota Vikings rookie RB Dalvin Cook rushed five times for 13 yards and finished with four catches for 30 yards before calling it a day in the team's preseason opener against the Buffalo Bills.

Vikings | Trae Waynes departs preseason opener
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 16:43:13 -0700

Minnesota Vikings CB Trae Waynes (shoulder) has been ruled out for the remainder of the game after suffering a shoulder injury in the team's preseason opener against the Buffalo Bills on Thursday, Aug. 10.

Vikings | Minnesota to sit seven for preseason opener
Thu, 10 Aug 2017 14:58:26 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Brian Robison, LT Riley Reiff, RB Latavius Murray, WR Laquon Treadwell, RB Jerick McKinnon, LB Kentrell Brothers and CB Jabari Price are not expected to play in the team's preseason opener against the Buffalo Bills on Thursday, Aug. 10.

Vikings | Latavius Murray not traveling
Tue, 08 Aug 2017 20:48:33 -0700

Minnesota Vikings WR Latavius Murray (ankle) was limited during practice Tuesday, Aug. 8, and said he is not traveling with the team for their preseason game Thursday, Aug. 10. He said he is not sure if he will play in the second preseason game but knows he will be ready for the start of the regular season.

Vikings | Dalvin Cook listed as starter
Mon, 07 Aug 2017 14:52:33 -0700

Minnesota Vikings rookie RB Dalvin Cook is listed as the starting running back on the Vikings' initial depth chart.

Vikings | Latavius Murray returns from PUP list
Mon, 07 Aug 2017 12:57:50 -0700

Minnesota Vikings RB Latavius Murray (ankle) was activated from the Physically Unable to Perform list Monday, Aug. 7.

Vikings | Linval Joseph gets paid
Sat, 05 Aug 2017 10:23:58 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DT Linval Joseph agreed to a four-year contract extension worth $50 million - including $31.5 million guaranteed - on Saturday, Aug. 5.

Vikings | Michael Floyd standing out
Sat, 05 Aug 2017 08:40:03 -0700

Minnesota Vikings WR Michael Floyd has reportedly received "plenty of work" in the team's top three-receiver package with Laquon Treadwell missing time this week and taken advantage, making several impressive sideline catches after separating from defensive backs in 1-on-1 drills on Friday, Aug. 4. "(He's looked) pretty dang good. He's made probably the most contested of anybody in the camp. He's a big, physical body, which helps in the run game, and I think he's done a nice job in the routes. Some of the routes, he's a little faster than he looks," head coach Mike Zimmer said.

Vikings | Dalvin Cook continues to draw praise
Fri, 04 Aug 2017 09:26:14 -0700

Minnesota Vikings RB Dalvin Cook has stood out in a number of areas throughout training camp, and one area he has stood out the most is pass protection, according to offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur. "He has a really great foundation coming from Florida State, so he understands the big picture, he understands our terminology as to who we're blocking and he really has a good feel for the game. I don't see any elements of running back play that he can't be very good at, and pass protection is one of them," Shurmur said.

Vikings | Jerick McKinnon a full participant
Thu, 03 Aug 2017 17:06:04 -0700

Minnesota Vikings RB Jerick McKinnon (leg) fully participated in practice Thursday, Aug. 3.

Vikings | Laquon Treadwell misses practice
Thu, 03 Aug 2017 16:56:06 -0700

Minnesota Vikings WR Laquon Treadwell (leg) missed his second consecutive practice Thursday, Aug. 3, because of a leg injury. Treadwell said he suffered the injury when he was running routes and not when he was involved in a fight with S Antone Exum during practice earlier this week.

Vikings | Latavius Murray hopes to practice soon
Thu, 03 Aug 2017 16:41:18 -0700

Minnesota Vikings RB Latavius Murray (ankle) said he has two encouraging individual workouts this week and believes he is close to taking part in practice. Murray has been on the Physically Unable to Perform list since the start of training camp.

Vikings | Riley Reiff injury update
Wed, 02 Aug 2017 16:30:05 -0700

Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings OT Riley Reiff (back) is dealing with a back injury, according to head coach Mike Zimmer. Zimmer said Reiff is feeling better but may miss a few more days of practice.

Vikings | Laquon Treadwell still making an impression
Wed, 02 Aug 2017 09:52:27 -0700

Minnesota Vikings WR Laquon Treadwell has worked with the first team for nearly the entire training camp and is being counted on to produce in 2017, according to ESPN's Kevin Seifert.

Vikings | Riley Reiff remains out
Wed, 02 Aug 2017 08:37:37 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OT Riley Reiff (undisclosed) remains out of practice Wednesday, Aug. 2, and OT Rashod Hill is taking first-team repetitions.