MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer is back at work after eye surgery and expects to travel with the team for Sunday's game at Jacksonville.
Mike Zimmer has returned to his coaching duties with the Minnesota Vikings on Monday, the team announced. Zimmer missed last Thursday's loss to the Cowboys after surgery to repair a detached retina.
Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer was forced to miss the team's Week 13 loss to the Dallas Cowboys, but it appears he'll be back this week following eye surgery. The Vikings announced that Zimmer is expected to be back this week. Mike Zimmer is expected to return to the Minnesota Vikings sideline
The Dallas Cowboys have become the first team to clinch a spot in the 2016 NFL playoffs. A Thursday night victory over the Minnesota Vikings put them in position to clinch this ...
Just five weeks remain in the 2016 NFL season with the beef of Week 13 getting underway on Sunday. Things got off to a tasty start on Thursday night when the Dallas Cowboys defeated the Minnesota Vikings 17-15 with some late-game controversy...
The Vikings expect coach Mike Zimmer to be back on the sideline Dec. 11 when the team plays the Jacksonville Jaguars on the road. Zimmer underwent eye surgery on Wednesday.
Barring a setback following another operation on his eye Friday, Vikings coach Mike Zimmer could return to the team before next week's game against the Jaguars.
Like the afternoon light on a short December day in Minnesota, the Vikings have been fading fast. ''We'll have to win out,'' linebacker Anthony Barr said after the Vikings fell 17-15 to league-leading Dallas on Thursday night.
Going into the late hours of Thursday, as many football fans in Texas were watching the Dallas Cowboys and Minnesota Vikings battle on television, Anthony Hines III sat at home, contemplating...
Week 13 of the 2016 season is underway. Things got off to an interesting start on Thursday night as the Dallas Cowboys knocked off the Minnesota Vikings 17-15...
Lost a bit in the postgame shuffle of the Dallas Cowboys beating the Minnesota Vikings and running their record to 11-1 was the fact that for the first time in 130 games, Cowboys tight end Jason Witten did not catch a pass. Actually, Witten did — but it didn't count. With just under 12 minutes remaining
Mike Priefer didn't have much time to prepare to fill in as Vikings head coach for Mike Zimmer, but despite a loss to Dallas he'd do it again.
We are just days away from the Sunday slate of games for Week 13 of the fantasy football season. Week 13 kicked off with the Dallas Cowboys going up against the Minnesota Vikings on the road and coming away with the victory...
Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford was puzzled by a non-call on a potential game-tying play against the Cowboys -- but teammate Brian Robison was more livid and laid into the game's referees.
Mike Priefer's first time running the show came in unwelcomed circumstances, with head coach Mike Zimmer at home recovering from emergency eye surgery. The Minnesota Vikings were up to the task of playing on without their beloved boss, another sudden blow to a team that has endured so many setbacks
If the Minnesota Vikings didn't have bad luck, they would have no luck at all. During Thursday night's loss to the Cowboys, after an incredible effort from their defense, the officials let them down.
Minnesota Vikings safety Harrison Smith was seen on crutches with a walking boot on his left foot following Thursday's 17-15 loss to the Dallas Cowboys , per Tom Pelissero of USA Today ...
The Dallas Cowboys have dominated the 2016 season behind rookie quarterback Dak Prescott and running back Ezekiel Elliott, but the defense set the tone Thursday during a 17-15 victory over the Minnesota Vikings at U...
Dez Bryant caught four passes for 84 yards and the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter, helping the Dallas Cowboys win their 11th straight game with a 17-15 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday night. The receiver caught an 8-yard scoring pass in the fourth quarter after a fumbled punt
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford briefly left the game against Dallas after taking a hard hit around the ribcage area while following through on a pass attempt late in the second quarter.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Vikings have wide receiver Stefon Diggs (knee) and cornerback Terence Newman (neck) back in the lineup against Dallas. Both players were held out of the last game because of injuries.
Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer's eye condition worsened on Wednesday, and he will not coach Thursday night's game against the Dallas Cowboys. Special-teams coordinator Mike Priefer will serve as the interim coach for the Vikings, according to GM Rick Spielman on Thursday. Zimmer had to undergo
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer will miss Thursday night's home game against Dallas following emergency surgery to repair a detached retina.
We're just about to kick off the 13th week of the NFL season. The Minnesota Vikings and Dallas Cowboys will have the honor of doing exactly that on Thursday night...
Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer is having emergency eye surgery, about a month after he had an initial procedure to repair a torn retina. Vikings general manager Rick Spielman said Wednesday night that Zimmer was having the operation and uncertain to recover in time for the team's game against
Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer is set to undergo eye surgery Wednesday night, which could force him to miss Thursday's game against the Dallas Cowboys ...
Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer had surgery for a torn retina early this month, and needed another emergency surgery that could keep him out of this week's game. The team announced Zimmer was going to have emergency eye surgery on Wednesday night and said it was uncertain if Zimmer would coach on
Mike Zimmer may not be on the sidelines tomorrow. The Vikings coach will have emergency eye surgery on Wednesday night, the team announced, and his status for Thursday night's game is uncertain.
The Dallas Cowboys will be aiming to extend their franchise-record straight-up win streak to 11 games when they battle the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday night at U.S. Bank Stadium...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) -- The Minnesota Vikings have ruled out center Joe Berger and punt returner Marcus Sherels for their game against Dallas.
We have officially reached the 13th week of the NFL season. Things will kick off on Thursday when the Minnesota Vikings host the Dallas Cowboys. There are five weeks remaining in the regular season and three full months behind us...
Former NFL safety Darren Sharper was in a Los Angeles courtroom on Tuesday to be sentenced for drugging and raping two women in the city in 2013. In all, Sharper, a five-time Pro Bowler who spent his 14-year NFL career with the Packers, Vikings and Saints, was accused of drugging and raping a dozen
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson began sprinting again Tuesday as he battles back to fitness after a knee injury that has left him a frustrated spectator for the last nine games. Peterson, 31, has not played since suffering a torn meniscus in his right knee during the Vikings' September
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is moving forward in the recovery from surgery on his right knee. Peterson ran some short sprints in the team's indoor facility on Tuesday, while the athletic training staff supervised and his teammates went through practice. With five games remaining
Vikings running back Adrian Peterson took the next step toward returning to the field Tuesday, running off on the side of Minnesota practice with trainers.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) -- Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs has returned to practice, after being held out of the previous game because of a knee injury.
This season that started with so much promise for the Minnesota Vikings has been slipping away. ''We do a lot of good things but, unfortunately, the way our football team is right now we have to make sure we execute better in some of these critical situations in the ballgame,'' coach
The Detroit Lions have gone down to the wire in every game this season, so their kicker has been even more important than usual. Matt Prater has come through when they've needed him. Prater's 40-yard field goal on the final play lifted the Lions to a 16-13 victory over the Minnesota Vikings
Sam Bradford dinked-and-dunked his way to a loss in Detroit on Thanksgiving. The Minnesota Vikings quarterback is pining for some explosive plays from his restricted offense.
Matt Prater kicked a 40-yard field goal as time expired after Darius Slay returned an interception 13 yards with 30 seconds left, lifting the Detroit Lions to a 16-13 win over the Minnesota Vikings on Thursday and into sole possession of first place in the NFC North. The Lions (7-4) have won six of
The Detroit Lions don't have a ton of great memories on Thanksgiving, especially in recent years ... or recent decades. Slay had an enormous interception off Minnesota Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford with 30 seconds left in a tie game and returned it to Minnesota's 20-yard line, setting up Matt Prater
The Minnesota Vikings are without the anchor of their offensive line after center Joe Berger was evaluated for a concussion during the team's Thanksgiving matchup against the Detroit Lions , per the team ...
Note to self: If Aretha Franklin sings the national anthem at the next Super Bowl, bet the over. Franklin, one of the greatest singers ever, sang the national anthem before the Detroit Lions' home game against the Minnesota Vikings. Franklin sat at her piano, adjusted the microphone ... and sang the
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