Minnesota Vikings Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Skip Bayless thinks Vikings will go 10-6, make playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | TheVikingAge

    This morning on ESPN, Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe spent a good seven minutes debating whether the Minnesota Vikings will go back to the playoffs again in 2016. What inspired this particular conversation? Of course, it was Adrian Peterson's recent comments about the Vikings winning the Super Bowl.

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  2. Green Bay Packers will face stern test from Minnesota Vikings in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | LombardiAve

    Reclaiming the NFC North crown won't be a walk in the park, and the Green Bay Packers will face intense competition from the Minnesota Vikings. Gone are the days when the Green Bay Packers would enter the season as nailed on favorites to win the NFC North.

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  3. Wander Minnesota: Celebrating Minnesota's MuseumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | CBS Local

    TV is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here for WCCO-TV news stories Send us your breaking news tips [] 830 WCCO Welcome to News Radio 830 WCCO on CBSMinnesota.com! WCCO is part of CBS Radio, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country.

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    Monday May 16 | Star Tribune

    West Virginia's Nick O'Toole ranked 13th nationally in punting last season and grew so much facial hair as a collegian that he earned the monikers "Boomstache" in 2014 and "Boombeard" in 2015. First-round draft pick Laquon Treadwell still is participating in the minicamp after signing an injury protection agreement.

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  5. Adrian Peterson Says Tom Brady Throws 'Mediocre' Passes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | CBS Local

    ... made an unfortunate word choice to describe No. 12. Peterson has now set a nearly impossible standard for Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater, mentioning him in the same breath as Brady, a three-time Super Bowl MVP and likely the ...

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  6. Adrian Peterson a curious omission from Pro Football Focus' top 101 playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Star Tribune

    Pro Football Focus, the respected football analysis and analytics website, released on Friday its rankings of the top 101 players in the NFL from the 2015 season. Four Vikings players made the list, but not the man who was arguably their most valuable player last season.

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  7. Minnesota Vikings: Will Adrian Peterson Win a Super Bowl?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | NFLSpinZone

    Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings has been one of the best running backs in the NFL, but success in the playoffs has eluded him so far. The Minnesota Vikings took a big step forward last season, as they were able to win the NFC North and made it into the playoffs.

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  8. Should Patriots fans fear the Madden Curse for Gronk? Here's how ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | MassLive.com

    Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was named the 'Madden 17" cover athlete. It's a major honor for NFL players, but does come with some baggage -- namely the 'Madden Curse."

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  9. Why isn't Dwight Freeney getting work?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | MSNBC

    Free-agent defensive end Dwight Freeney continues his quest to be not a free agent. And there's one very intriguing fact that supports his case unlike any other.

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  10. Finding one voiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | The Daily Norseman

    I am not a reporter or a statistician. I am just an Uber-fan that is as dedicated to a team as I can be.

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  11. Minnesota Vikings Will Likely Sign Punter From Weekend Mini-CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | The Daily Norseman

    In the aftermath of the 2016 NFL Draft and the undrafted free agent signing binge that followed, a number of Minnesota Vikings fans were unhappy that the team apparently did not see the need to bring in competition for incumbent punter Jeff Locke . Yes, we've progressed to the point with this Vikings roster where the punter is one of the few spots of contention.

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  12. I've made my 53-man roster projection, and decided to post it hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | The Daily Norseman

    QB: 3 Bridgewater, Hill, Heinicke I'm not quite ready to hand the top backup spot to a second year guy who's faced only vanilla, pre-season defenses, so I'm keeping an unspectacular, but intelligent, game-managing veteran. RB: 3 Peterson, McKinnon, Asiata I was tempted to keep UDFA Jhurell Pressley over Asiata because of his incredible speed, but we already have Jet as our speed back.

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  13. USA Today: Minnesota Vikings Had Very Good OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | The Daily Norseman

    While it's technically still the offseason in the National Football League, the majority of player movement is over and done with, and pundits everywhere can make reasonable evaluations of what teams across the league have done since February to improve themselves. Over at USA Today , Nate Davis has ranked the offseasons of all 32 NFL teams, and he apparently thinks pretty highly of what the Minnesota Vikings have done.

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  14. Jeff Locke will have to earn his job this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | TheVikingAge

    Jeff Locke won't be the only punter in camp this year, and there's a chance he could lose his job. For three years the Vikings have tried to run a ball-control style of football with a punter who has been in the bottom two in the league according to PFF.

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  15. Vikings' German receiver learns how much he has to learnRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | MSNBC

    Boehringer, a sixth-round draft pick of the Vikings whose only football experience is in a German league, acknowledged after the first rookie practice that while every rookie has to learn the offense, he also has to learn a lot about football that his new teammates who played college football already understand. "The offense is new to everyone, so that's kind of good for me," Boehringer said, via ESPN.

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  16. For Moritz Boehringer, 'the feel-good story is over'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | ESPN

    ... but a modest degree of cynicism to understand why German wide receiver Moritz Boehringer was a part of the Minnesota Vikings ' rookie minicamp Friday. This is not the rags-to-riches story of a young man toiling deep in the Bavarian Alps. (It isn't ...

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  17. 'Time to work for Boehringer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | Sky Sports

    Moritz Boehringer was the feel-good story of the 2016 NFL Draft but as far as his new coach Mike Zimmer is concerned, the German's time in the limelight is at an end for the foreseeable future. The 22-year-old made history last Saturday as he became the first player ever to be drafted straight from Europe when the Minnesota Vikings took him in the sixth round.

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  18. Let's not count our chickens...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | The Daily Norseman

    There are many people here who are excited over the recent drafting of the new Wide Receiver, Moritz Boehringer, including myself. I initially posted about this guy back at the beginning of his rise to the NFL, and was ecstatic when I found out the Vikings drafted him.

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  19. This draft looks better every day.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | The Daily Norseman

    Our defense has been elevated one more step. Alexander in the 2nd was at least as big of a steal as Jack.

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  20. See More StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Star Tribune

    Standing only 6 feet, 245 pounds and running a 4.82 40-yard dash, Kentrell Brothers lasted until the fifth round despite leading the nation in tackles per game in the SEC at Missouri. The Vikings rolled the dice Saturday in the sixth round by making Moritz Boehringer the first straight-from-Europe player ever selected in the NFL draft.

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