1. Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft: Predicting All 7 Rounds, Pre-Scouting Combine

    The annual NFL Combine will be held February 20-26 in Indianapolis . More than 300 draft prospects will be poked and prodded, measured, tested, quizzed and analyzed...

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  2. What to Expect from Vikings 2012 Rookie Class in 2013

    The Minnesota Vikings rookie class of 2012 turned out to be an exceptional bunch with eight of the 10 draft picks seeing action last season...

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  3. Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft: Fresh Predictions After the Super Bowl

    Now that the 2012 NFL season is finally over—sooner than most teams would like—it's time to focus on next year...

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  4. Adrian Peterson Sets Goal of 2,500 Rushing Yards: History May Not Agree

    Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has an ambitious goal for next season—rush for 2,500 yards. If history is any indication, don't expect that to happen...

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  5. Ranking the Minnesota Vikings' Top 5 Needs Heading into the Offseason

    Even though the Minnesota Vikings are coming off their best single-season turnaround in franchise history, they need to make some improvements in order to sustain their success...

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  6. NFL Draft Picks Who Would Be Instant Starters for the Minnesota Vikings

    The Minnesota Vikings have plenty of needs to be addressed in the 2013 draft. So many needs, in fact, that general manager Rick Spielman should be able to find another player who will contribute significantly with the 23rd pick in the draft...

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  7. Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft: Updated 7-Round Projections After Senior Bowl

    Last year at this time, head coach Leslie Frazier and the Minnesota Vikings ' coaching staff had a first-hand look at the Senior Bowl talent. Frazier had the task of leading the North roster through a week of practices, leading up to the game...

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  8. Cost-Effective Moves the Minnesota Vikings Can Make This Offseason

    The Minnesota Vikings head into the 2013 offseason with $101 million committed in salaries for next season. With a salary cap somewhere around $121 million, don't expect them to push their payroll to that limit...

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  9. Assessing the Backup QB Options for the Minnesota Vikings in 2013

    As successful as the Minnesota Vikings were this past season, the lack of a serviceable backup quarterback ended the their season on a sour note. Christian Ponder led the Vikings to a seven-game improvement over 2011...

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  10. Breaking Down the Vikings 2013 Salary Cap: Where's the Money Best Spent?

    The NFL salary cap for the 2013 season is expected to have an approximate maximum of $121 million, with a minimum of $107 million. Expect the Minnesota Vikings to be closer to the floor than the ceiling...

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  11. 10 Things We Learned About the Minnesota Vikings

    Despite the Minnesota Vikings ' dreadful playoff loss to Green Bay on Saturday, this was still a season in which the Vikings exceeded expectations. The seven-game improvement over 2011 was the greatest single-season turnaround in franchise history...

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  12. 5 Players the Minnesota Vikings Simply Must Sign for the 2013 NFL Season

    In 2012, the Minnesota Vikings matched the best single-season turnaround in franchise history and now it's time to start thinking about the moves that take it one step further and makes them Super Bowl contenders...

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  13. NFL Wild Card Weekend: Minnesota Vikings vs. Green Bay Packers Live

    Final: Packers 24, Vikings 10. This one was never in doubt. Aaron Rodgers showed why he is one of the best quarterbacks in the NFL ...

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  14. The Definitive Blueprint to the Minnesota Vikings' Perfect Offseason

    The Minnesota Vikings ' offseason was pushed back another week behind 199 rushing yards from Adrian Peterson and three touchdown passes from Christian Ponder. That means the work on improving the team is delayed...

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  15. Perhaps the Minnesota Vikings' Christian Ponder Is a Big-Game Quarterback

    For all the criticism quarterback Christian Ponder has endured this season, when the Vikings have needed a win, he has delivered...

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  16. Minnesota Vikings' 10 Biggest Offseason Decisions

    Even though the Minnesota Vikings have matched the best single-season turnaround in franchise history, and Leslie Frazier has the team on the brink of making the playoffs, there are still some tough decisions to be made once the season is over...

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  17. A Realistic Free Agent Wish List for the Minnesota Vikings, Based on Cap Space

    With the Minnesota Vikings ' making a big improvement from last year and exceeding expectations, don't expect general manager Rick Spielman and head coach Leslie Frazier to make any big splashes with a free agent signing for next season...

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  18. Minnesota Vikings vs. Houston Texans: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    Final Vikings 23, Houston 6 The Minnesota Vikings dominated the Houston Texans for their third road win of the season, and their second three-game winning streak of the season...

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  19. Assessing the Job Security for Every Member of the Vikings' Coaching Staff

    Even though the Minnesota Vikings ' record is much improved over last season, that doesn't mean every member of the coaching staff's job is secure...

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  20. Minnesota Vikings vs. St. Louis Rams: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    Final Vikings 36, Rams 22 In the matchup of marquee running backs, Adrian Peterson did not disappoint. He led the Vikings with 212 yards on 24 carries and a touchdown...

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  21. Vikings vs Rams: 9 Keys to the Game for Minnesota

    In order for the Minnesota Vikings to win their second road game of the season, it's going to take one of their best games of the season. Both the Vikings and the St...

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  22. Minnesota Vikings Can't Let Adrian Peterson Become the Next Barry Sanders

    Adrian Peterson 's career is tracking awfully close to that of Barry Sanders'—and that could be a bad thing for the Minnesota Vikings ...

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  23. Chicago Bears vs. Minnesota Vikings: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    Final Vikings 21, Bears 14 Behind 154 yards rushing and two touchdowns by Adrian Peterson , the Minnesota Vikings stayed in the playoff hunt. Peterson set the stage on his first carry of the game, rambling for 51 yards...

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  24. Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft: Latest 7-Round Prediction Heading into Bowl Season

    As the NFL season winds down, the playoff picture is starting to take shape. With the loss to the Packers dropping Minnesota to 6-6, it's obvious that the Vikings players will once again be sitting at home watching the postseason like the rest of us...

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  25. Vikings vs. Packers 8 Keys to the Game for Minnesota

    For the Minnesota Vikings , it's deja vu all over again. This week they have another important road game against a another division rival coming off another embarrassing loss on national TV...

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