Minnesota Vikings Newswire (Page 11)

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    Jun 17, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... rookie year, he tuned out words of wisdom and instructions from Vikings coach Mike Zimmer. Each year, the Minnesota Vikings go to an elementary school and help build a new playground. This year, they helped Cedar Park Elementary School in Apple ...

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  2. Adrian Peterson declares, "I've lost nothing"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | MSNBC

    Plenty of his new teammates think highly of his abilities. Saints running back Adrian Peterson still thinks highly of his abilities, too.

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  3. Safety Tommy Armstrong waived by the Minnesota VikingsRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2017 | TheVikingAge

    The Minnesota Vikings announced on Friday that the team has decided to waive the former quarterback from the University of Nebraska. Like most college football players, Tommy Armstrong had aspirations of making it to the NFL while playing quarterback at the University of Nebraska.

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  4. Vikings player Floyd denies reports of flagged alcohol testsRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2017 | USA Today

    Authorities say new Minnesota Vikings wide receiver has been flagged for failed alcohol tests that are part of his monitoring for house arrest Vikings player Floyd denies reports of flagged alcohol tests Authorities say new Minnesota Vikings wide receiver has been flagged for failed alcohol tests that are part of his monitoring for house arrest Check out this story on USATODAY.com: https://usat.ly/2twBCJA MINNEAPOLIS - Police say Vikings wide receiver Michael Floyd has been flagged for failed alcohol tests that are part of his monitoring for house arrest in Minnesota. Police records obtained by the Star Tribune show that Floyd flagged his alcohol monitoring three times and missed another test.

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  5. Teddy Bridgewater 'looks great' according to Minnesota Vikings teammatesRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2017 | TheVikingAge

    Minnesota Vikings teammates are impressed by the positivity, work ethic, and recovery process of Teddy Bridgewater, saying he looks like he was never hurt. When Teddy Bridgewater went down with a knee injury during a non-contact play at practice, fans immediately envisioned the worst case scenario.

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  6. Mike Zimmer hopeful about Vikings' offensive line, running gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | TwinCities

    It's still early, Mike Zimmer conceded, but as the team's mandatory mini-camp concluded Thursday, the Vikings coach said he's optimistic about the two worst areas from last season's team: the offensive line and the running game. In an attempt to bolster both, the Vikings brought in offensive tackles Reilly Reiff, Mike Remmers and center Pat Elflein, and added running backs Latavius Murray and Dalvin Cook.

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  7. Zimmer says he wants to pay more attention to the other side of the ball1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer says he wants to become more involved with the offense this season.

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  8. Adrian Peterson says one thing about his scouting report is completely wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | CBS Sports

    For the first 10 years of his NFL career, Adrian Peterson played in an offense that was basically designed around him. After drafting Peterson in 2007, the Vikings mostly ran a power run game that lived or died with their big running back. 4 comments

  9. EKSTROM: Zimmer Continues His Coaching EvolutionRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2017 | KXXR-FM Minneapolis

    Hired by the Minnesota Vikings as a first-time head coach at age 57, it took Mike Zimmer a long time to reach the top of the NFL coaching ladder. Already known for his great defensive prowess, Zimmer is endeavoring to make his presence felt more in the team's offensive rooms in hopes of become more connected with the unit that struggled greatly at times last season.

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  10. Adrian Peterson Says He's Thinking of Playing 5 More Seasons, Talks DoubtersRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | BleacherReport

    New Orleans Saints running back Adrian Peterson believes he can remain an effective weapon for at least five more NFL seasons, and he admitted people who doubt him provide added motivation to reach that goal. "I'd be lying to you say it doesn't give you a chip [on your shoulder].

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  11. A.P. wants to play until he's '37, 38'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | NFL

    Most 32-year-old running backs are staring down the end of their NFL road. Adrian Peterson wants to play five more years.

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  12. Saints' Adrian Peterson on Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops' retirement: 'I didn't see it coming'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... in 31 games from 2004 to 2006. He added 24 catches for 198 yards and a touchdown at Oklahoma before the Minnesota Vikings selected Peterson as the seventh overall pick of the 2007 NFL Draft. While Peterson, who signed a two-year deal with the Saints ...

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  13. Vikings' Murray not worried about losing a step after ankle surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Star Tribune

    Latavius Murray already needed to sit out two games last season due to turf toe, then something was bothering him during the first Raiders-Broncos game in Week 9. You couldn't tell by looking at him, but during Murray's best game in a trying season he injured the ankle that would require arthroscopic surgery right after the Vikings signed him to a three-year, $15 million deal in March. Murray ran for 114 yards and three touchdowns while injuring his ankle against the vaunted Broncos defense.

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    Jun 8, 2017 | Star Tribune

    Nick Truesdell, 27, faces long odds to even make the Vikings roster, but the 6-6, 252-pound jumbo tight end has already traveled a long way to get to this point. Vikings fans of a certain age remember this player for his durability and excellence.

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  15. Saints' Adrian Peterson: Doubt about age puts 'chip' on my shoulderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Sporting News

    Age is but a number, and Adrian Peterson is ready to prove that to the world this season with the Saints. Despite managing just 72 yards on 1.9 yards per carry last season before going down with another major knee injury, Peterson, 32, thinks he can be a major factor in New Orleans' backfield this season.

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  16. Saints running back Adrian Peterson hopes to play at least five more seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | NOLA.com

    ... NFL running backs begin to decline at age 30, but Peterson ran for 1,485 yards when he was 30 with the Minnesota Vikings. He also ran for more than 2,000 yards after recovering from two torn knee ligaments in less than nine months. Peterson signed a ...

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  17. Vikings QBs: Best Historical ComparisonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | The Daily Norseman

    As an economist and a Browns fan, I have recently published a series of empirical studies at Cleveland Sports Economics that has developed two empirical methodologies to better understand the career trajectories of quarterbacks in the NFL. First, I developed a matching algorithm to determine a list of the most comparable quarterbacks for each player in modern NFL history on the basis of each player's age, single-season rate statistics, playing style, physical characteristics and the era in which they played.

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  18. Edmond Robinson leading the charge for Chad Greenway's old spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Star Tribune

    Emmanuel Lamur should be healthy enough to return to team drills soon and perhaps one of the team's young linebackers will make a move. But so far this spring it has been third-year defender Edmond Robinson who has hogged the first-team reps at Chad Greenway's old position.

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  19. Prince's Sister Releases New Song, Video To Honor His 59th BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | CBS Local

    ... CBS Sports' lead analyst this week, previews the event. Should The Vikings Pursue Eric Decker? The Minnesota Vikings might have a decision to make this week on a wide receiver, possibly as early as Wednesday. Tap Talk: Tin Whiskers Celebrates 3 ...

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  20. HASAN: The Vikings Should Pursue Eric DeckerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | KXXR-FM Minneapolis

    The New York Jets will soon part ways with touchdown maven Eric Decker from their roster, and are evidently pursuing a retired Steve Smith to fill in the void left by no longer employing their top two receivers. Decker might be released outright or traded to a team for little value.

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