Breaking down Everson Griffen's contract
The sticker shock of defensive end Everson Griffen 's new deal with the Minnesota Vikings -- five years, $42.5 million -- probably hasn't worn off quite yet.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Person with knowledge of the situation tells AP Matt Cassel is re-signing with Vikings
Matt Cassel was one day away from hitting the free agent market and fielding offers from other suitors.
John Carlson signs with Arizona Cardinals
Nobody was surprised when the Minnesota Vikings decided to cut ties with No. 2 tight end John Carlson yesterday, as the former promising Seattle Seahawks starter was still on his $25 million, five-year contract that he signed after showing that potential with the 'Hawks and hitting the free agent market.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Vikings knee deep in free agency preparations
Minnesota's Matt Asiata celebrates scoring a touchdown against the Tennessee Titans last season.
RandBall: Five reasons the Vikings will make playoffs in 2014
Michael Rand started RandBall with hopes that he could convince the world to love jumpsuits as much as he does.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Source: Vikings will cut tight end Carlson
A person with knowledge of the decision confirmed Tuesday to The Associated Press that the team will make the move.
Should Minnesota Vikings Draft TE After Release of John Carlson?
John Carlson was on the fence about returning to the NFL this season because of past concussions, but the Minnesota Vikings made the ultimate decision on Tuesday to cut the veteran tight end due to performance and money reasons.
Vikings Will Cut Tight End John Carlson
Aug 9, 2013; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings tight end John Carlson looks on during the second quarter against the Houston Texans at the Metrodome.
Offseason Blueprint: Vikings
Matt Williamson identified three players -- wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson , tight end Kyle Rudolph and defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd -- as candidates to help the Minnesota Vikings improve through their own development.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Rick Spielman Not Focused On Tight Ends In Draft
Oct 13, 2013; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph catches a pass as Carolina Panthers safety Quintin Mikell tackles him in the second quarter at Mall of America Field at H.H.H. Metrodome.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Vikings' TEs could thrive under Turner
When he was asked last Thursday at the NFL scouting combine about his impression of the tight end class in the 2014 draft.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Vikings Season Ticket Holders Get Outer Spacey Preview Of New Stadium Experience
On the fifth floor of a historic building across the street from the construction site, Vikings season ticket holders will soon be taken on a tour of what their new stadium experience could be likeif they're willing to pay up for a premium seat.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Vikings TE John Carlson will continue football career
Mark Craig has covered the NFL for 23 years, and the Vikings since 2003 for the Star Tribune.