6 hrs ago
Vikings WR Simpson gets 3-game suspension by NFL
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson has been suspended for three games for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy, his second such punishment in three seasons.
6 hrs ago
Without Jerome Simpson, Minnesota Vikings Need Jarius Wright To Step Up
Although it didn't really feel like it, Jarius Wright improved in his second season.
6 hrs ago
Source: Vikings WR's 3-game suspension upheld
Simpson's appeal was denied, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter on Friday morning.
10 hrs ago
Minnesota Vikings: Immediate 53-Man Roster and Cut Predictions Post Titans Game
Actually, there is no bad news for this Vikings team. It's a new era under Mike Zimmer, and he's fostering a winning culture that's been lacking in Minnesota for the last few seasons.
12 hrs ago
Vikings' Adrian Peterson: 'I'd give up everything' to win Super Bowl
Forget about a 2,000-yard season. If the Vikings could win a Super Bowl, Adrian Peterson gladly would give up a 1,000-yard campaign.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Minnesota Vikings: Final preseason game against the Titans
For most teams in the NFL, the fourth and final preseason game involves their starters playing very few snaps, even they even see the field.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Vikings: Matt Cassel 'not celebrating' his first win of season
Minnesota coach Mike Zimmer, as expected, named Cassel on Monday the starter for the Sept.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Minnesota Vikings: Adam Thielen closes in on roster spot
The wide receiver, who played at Minnesota State Mankato and was on the Vikings' practice squad last year, returned a punt 75 yards in the third quarter.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Vikings' Xavier Rhodes could be Hall-bound, Captain Munnerlyn says
The way Captain Munnerlyn is talking, he's planning to show up in Canton, Ohio, sometime in the 2030s for Xavier Rhodes' induction speech.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Jerome Simpson Not Worth the Headache, But Vikings' Options Limited
Jul 25, 2014; Mankato, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Greg Jennings and wide receiver Jerome Simpson and wide receiver Kamar Jorden leave the field at training camp at Minnesota State University.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Vikings: Cordarrelle Patterson to return some preseason kicks
Cordarrelle Patterson has been returning more kicks in practice this week and the wide receiver is poised for his first special-teams look of the preseason Saturday night when the Vikings visit Kansas City's Arrowhead Stadium.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Vikings' Norv Turner: Bridgewater wasn't only player to shine in two-minute drill
Minnesota tight end Allen Reisner pulls in quarterback Teddy Bridgewater's first professional touchdown throw against Arizona to give the Vikings the lead in the fourth quarter on Saturday, August 16, 2014.
Vikings must prep for Simpson's absence
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Wide receiver Jerome Simpson was back at the Minnesota Vikings ' practice facility on Tuesday morning, confident he'd made his case that the NFL should lift his three-game suspension as best he could.
Jerome Simpson Reportedly Faces 3-Game Suspension for November DUI
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson missed practice on Monday as he appeals an expected three-game suspension from the NFL for an arrest last November.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Vikings WR Rodney Smith uses his height
A half-century ago, the San Francisco 49ers threw passes high to wide receiver R.C. Owens for the "alley-oop" play.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Bridgewater, Vikings rally past Cardinals 30-28
Teddy Bridgewater gave the giddy fans chanting his first name a pair of go-ahead touchdown throws to cheer for in the fourth quarter, giving the Minnesota Vikings a 30-28 victory over the Arizona Cardinals on Saturday night.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Minnesota Vikings: Winners and losers from training camp
With the first week of the preseason officially over, the Minnesota Vikings' coaching staff now has a better idea of the kind of players that they are working with and what their strengths and weaknesses are.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
The Daily Norseman
Minnesota Vikings Training Camp Notebook
I've been lax in posting notebooks, so hopefully a mega-notebook covering several practices makes up for it! The benefit to this is that I've been able to develop impressions of nearly every player on the roster instead of the notebooks that only have information about some of the players.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Vikings: Xavier Rhodes' highlight play comes with an asterisk
Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes made the play of the day in training camp Saturday.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
What you missed at Vikings training camp tonight
Matt Vense l is in his first year at the Star Tribune after covering the Ravens for the Baltimore Sun for six years.