1. 2015 Minnesota Vikings Training Camp Preview

    The Minnesota Vikings open training camp on July 26 at Minnesota State University in Mankato, Minnesota. Here's a closer look at the Vikings' camp, which wraps up on Aug. 13.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 7 months ago 24 reads 0 comments

  2. Breaking Down Adrian Peterson's Restructured $42 Million Deal

    Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson 's restructured contract is worth $42 million and includes $20 million guaranteed, according to a league source...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 7 months ago 73 reads 0 comments

  3. Report: Vikings, Harrison Smith Won't Talk About Extension Until 2016

    The Vikings reworked running back Adrian Peterson 's contract this week, but they reportedly won't be addressing safety Harrison Smith's deal until after the 2015 season...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 7 months ago 68 reads 0 comments

  4. Teddy Bridgewater Tied for 23rd in ESPN QB Rankings

    MINNEAPOLIS -- With a year of work in the NFL , Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater made his first appearance in ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando's annual quarterback rankings...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 7 months ago 100 reads 0 comments

  5. Inside Slant: The Optics of Rewarding Adrian Peterson

    In a move Tuesday that sent only a mild ripple through the NFL , the Minnesota Vikings guaranteed $20 million of tailback Adrian Peterson 's existing contract. The decision made sense within the context of league finances...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 7 months ago 35 reads 0 comments

  6. How Vikes, Adrian Peterson Struck New Deal After Overcoming Hard Feelings

    When Adrian Peterson showed up for offseason workouts with the Minnesota Vikings on June 2, the next two years of his career with the franchise were essentially cemented...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 7 months ago 642 reads 0 comments

  7. Adrian Peterson, Vikings Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    After a suspension that cost Adrian Peterson most of the 2014 season and caused persistent trade rumors this offseason, the star running back has agreed to restructure the final three years of his contract, the Minnesota Vikings announced Tuesday .

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  8. Vikings and Adrian Peterson Mutually Agree to Restructured Contract

    The Vikings and Adrian Peterson have mutually agreed to restructure the final three years of Peterson's contract. Per team policy, contract details will not be disclosed...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 7 months ago 1,454 reads 0 comments

  9. Solid Upbringing in Wisconsin Paved Way for Vikings Top Pick's Pro Career

    Fifteen minutes after chowing down half an oversized mac-and-cheese-stuffed creation from his favorite hometown burger joint, Trae Waynes coolly slides into the driver's seat of his Lexus SUV, turns the ignition and cranks up the volume...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 7 months ago 315 reads 0 comments

  10. Kyle Rudolph All Smiles at His Youth Camp

    Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph fondly remembers the summers of his youth, when his parents would wake up early in the morning and haul him to youth sports camps, whether it was football, baseball or basketball...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 7 months ago 83 reads 0 comments

  11. Judge Orders Settlement Talk Between NFL, Union in Peterson Case

    A judge is stepping in to initiate settlement talks between the NFL and NFL Players Association, ordering the sides into negotiations on the case filed in federal court by the union over Adrian Peterson 's now-expired suspension...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 7 months ago 1,259 reads 0 comments

  12. What to Watch for in Minnesota Vikings Training Camp

    The Minnesota Vikings will launch training camp shortly in Mankato , Minnesota, under second-year head coach Mike Zimmer ...

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  13. Vikings Stadium More Than 65 Percent Complete

    The new Minnesota Vikings stadium is more than 65 percent complete and the construction is costing about $1.4 million per day, the team said Monday. Vikings officials gave journalists a behind-the-scenes tour of the new U...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 7 months ago 125 reads 0 comments

  14. Innovative Roof Makes Minnesota Stadium Lighten Up

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Ethylene-tetra-fluoro-ethylene. It's not one of quarterback Teddy Bridgewater's audible calls, nor is it a term for a three-wide receiver set in the Vikings offense...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 7 months ago 6 reads 0 comments

  15. Vikings Stadium Gets Innovative 'See-Thru' Roof

    Roughly 248,000 square feet, or 60 percent, of the Minnesota Vikings ' new stadium will be covered solely by this transparent material called ETFE, or ethylene-tetra-fluoro-ethylene...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 7 months ago 143 reads 0 comments

  16. Pump the Brakes on Xavier Rhodes Hype Train, CB Has Work to Do

    Xavier Rhodes is entering a pivotal stage of his career. The former first-round pick of the 2013 NFL draft is entering his third season in the league...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about 7 months ago 24,016 reads 100 comments

  17. Zimmer Excited by Prospects with Peterson

    Before Mike Zimmer and the rest of the Vikings staff went on vacation, the coach was asked for his impressions of how Adrian Peterson appeared to him in the few practices the 2012 NFL MVP took part with his teammates this offseason...

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  18. Minnesota Vikings Among Top 50 Most Valuable Sports Teams

    These are exciting times for those associated with the Minnesota Vikings franchise. Especially for primary owner Zygi Wilf.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 7 months ago 65 reads 0 comments

  19. Training camp preview: Vikings receivers

    Editor's note: Leading up to Vikings training camp, 1500ESPN.com's Andrew Krammer will break down each position group based on offseason practice observations and interviews with coaches...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 7 months ago 62 reads 0 comments

  20. Where We Stand: Safeties

    Heading into training camp it's still unclear who will start at one of the Vikings safety positions. But fear now. Harrison Smith occupies the other starting position, and he's about as good as it gets at the position...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 7 months ago 50 reads 0 comments

  21. Number of the Year: The Stat That Will Define Minnesota Vikings' 2015 Season

    The Minnesota Vikings are on the rise, with young talent like Teddy Bridgewater and Anthony Barr leading the way behind veteran Adrian Peterson ...

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  22. Pain Rankings: No. 5, the Minnesota Vikings

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 7 months ago 210 reads 0 comments

  23. NFC North Q Who Will Be the Division MVP?

    Today's question: Who will be the MVP of the NFC North? Rob Demovsky, Green Bay Packers : When the reigning NFL MVP is in the division, it's hard to pick someone else.....

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 7 months ago 42 reads 0 comments

  24. Vikings Training Camp Preview: Quarterbacks

    The Vikings will open training camp next weekend. Unlike last year, the team will head to Mankato knowing who will be its starting quarterback. There's still plenty of questions at the position, however...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 7 months ago 35 reads 0 comments

  25. Where We Stand: Running Backs

    The thunder-and-lightning combination of Matt Asiata and Jerick McKinnon kept the seat warm and the ground game going during Adrian Peterson 's 15-game absence last season...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 7 months ago 174 reads 0 comments