Vikings | No timetable for Teddy Bridgewater
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 09:35:09 -0800
Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said QB Teddy Bridgewater (knee) is doing well in his recovery from a serious knee injury but there are too many factors in the recovery to determine a return date for Bridgewater.
Vikings | Adam Thielen to be restricted FA
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 13:48:19 -0800
Minnesota Vikings WR Adam Thielen will be a restricted free agent Thursday, March 9, at 4 p.m. EST.
Vikings | Matt Asiata will be free agent
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 13:38:58 -0800
Minnesota Vikings RB Matt Asiata will be an unrestricted free agent Thursday, March 9, at 4 p.m. EST.
Vikings | Adrian Peterson had significant tear
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 07:48:03 -0800
Updating previous reports, Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson (knee) said he tore 90 percent of the meniscus in his right knee earlier in the season. He returned in 12 weeks after a full repair.
Vikings | Kyle Rudolph had career year
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 07:42:10 -0800
Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph had a career-high 83 catches for 840 yards, and his seven touchdowns were the most since 2012. He reached a performance escalator of $375,000 on 2018 and 2019 salaries for surpassing 80 catches. His 132 targets were the most among tight ends this season.
Vikings | Teddy Bridgewater's option likely exercised
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 07:38:15 -0800
Minnesota Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater (knee) is likely to have his fifth-year option picked up for the 2018 season. Bridgewater is under contract for $2.18 million for 2017, and the 2018 option could be worth more than $11 million. However, it would give the team a full year to assess him after his major knee injury.
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 | Adam Thielen emerges as deep threat
Sat, 07 Jan 2017 20:49:22 -0800
Minnesota Vikings WR Adam Thielen led all receivers by catching 70.4 percent of his targets that traveled 15 yards or more down the field this season.
Vikings | Interim tag off of Pat Shurmur
Sat, 07 Jan 2017 18:44:21 -0800
Minnesota Vikings interim offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur will fill the position permanently, according to a league source.
Vikings | Sam Bradford should start in 2017
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 11:53:40 -0800
Minnesota Vikings QB Sam Bradford has earned the right to be the starting quarterback of the Vikings, according to head coach Mike Zimmer.
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.
Vikings | Adrian Peterson wants to stay in Minnesota
Mon, 02 Jan 2017 10:02:18 -0800
Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson has told reporters he would like to stay with the team, although he declined to say whether or not he would accept a pay cut. He went on to say there are certain players, such as Tom Brady and Antonio Brown, in whom franchises should invest in more than others.
Vikings | Adrian Peterson wants to stay
Mon, 02 Jan 2017 08:28:28 -0800
Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson said he wants to stay with the Vikings in 2017, but he declined to say whether he would accept a pay cut.
Vikings | Harrison Smith avoids surgery
Mon, 02 Jan 2017 07:43:07 -0800
Updating previous reports, Minnesota Vikings FS Harrison Smith (ankle) said he won't need surgery on his injured ankle Monday, Jan. 2.
Vikings | Jerick McKinnon finishes up strong
Sun, 01 Jan 2017 21:22:00 -0800
Minnesota Vikings RB Jerick McKinnon rushed 16 times for 89 yards and a touchdown in the Week 17 game against the Chicago Bears. He added three receptions for 21 yards and a touchdown on his four targets.
Vikings | Kyle Rudolph has big day in finale
Sun, 01 Jan 2017 21:21:29 -0800
Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph posted 11 receptions for 117 yards and a touchdown in the Week 17 game against the Chicago Bears. He was targeted 15 times.
Vikings | Sam Bradford finishes career year
Sun, 01 Jan 2017 21:20:57 -0800
Minnesota Vikings QB Sam Bradford completed 25 of his 33 pass attempts for 250 yards, three touchdowns and one interception in the Week 17 game against the Chicago Bears. He finished with a 71.6 percent completion rate to set the NFL single-season record. He also established career bests for yards (3,877), interception percentage (0.9) and passer rating (99.3).
Vikings | T.J. Clemmings injures elbow
Sun, 01 Jan 2017 11:45:40 -0800
Minnesota Vikings OT T.J. Clemmings (elbow) suffered an elbow injury in Week 17 and is considered questionable to return.
Vikings | Week 17 inactives for Vikings
Sun, 01 Jan 2017 08:43:33 -0800
The Minnesota Vikings have declared RB Adrian Peterson, OG Alex Boone, RB C.J. Ham, WR Laquon Treadwell, WR Stefon Diggs, QB Taylor Heinicke, OT Willie Beavers inactive for Week 17.