1. Showdown with Seahawks Will Test the Minnesota Vikings' Winning Way

    The Minnesota Vikings' matchup with the Seattle Seahawks in Week 13 should reveal whether a team ingrained in its way to win can impose its will against an opponent capable of matching strengths with strengths...

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  2. Minnesota Vikings Week 13 Stock Report

    Fresh off a 20-10 win over the Atlanta Falcons last Sunday, the Minnesota Vikings are now preparing to take on the Seattle Seahawks in an important NFC clash at TCF Bank Stadium in Week 13...

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  3. Less Is More for Minnesota Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater

    The box score from the Minnesota Vikings' 20-10 win over the Atlanta Falcons probably lies about the impact contributed from quarterback Teddy Bridgewater . No, the Vikings second-year quarterback didn't throw for over 300 yards...

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  4. Biggest Takeaways from Minnesota Vikings' Week 12 Win

    The Minnesota Vikings regained control of the NFC North with a 20-10 win over the Atlanta Falcons in Week 12. Now 8-3, the Vikings hold a one-game lead over the 7-4 Green Bay Packers with five games left to play...

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  5. Vikings Use Their Winning Blueprint to Get Back on Track Against Falcons

    The Minnesota Vikings rebounded from last Sunday's loss by getting back to a blueprint that has powered their rise to the top of the NFC North through 12 weeks...

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  6. Biggest Reasons Behind the Disappearance of Minnesota Vikings WR Mike Wallace

    Acquired in a trade this offseason, Minnesota Vikings receiver Mike Wallace was once celebrated as the perfect pass-catcher for offensive coordinator Norv Turner 's vertical-based passing attack...

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  7. Minnesota Vikings Week 12 Stock Report

    The Minnesota Vikings had their brief hold on the NFC North taken away during Week 11's 30-13 loss to the Green Bay Packers , but an otherwise promising season continues on with the Vikings traveling to Atlanta to play the Falcons in Week 12...

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  8. Biggest Takeaways from Minnesota Vikings' Week 11 Loss

    The Minnesota Vikings lost for the first time since Oct. 4 as the Green Bay Packers used two touchdown passes from Aaron Rodgers and six sacks of Teddy Bridgewater to beat the hosting Vikings by a 30-13 final on Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium...

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  9. Mistakes Cost Minnesota Vikings a Big Opportunity in Loss to Packers

    Over 100 yards in penalties, six sacks and a huge late turnover were enough to cost the Minnesota Vikings an opportunity to make a statement in the NFC North on Sunday against the Green Bay Packers ...

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  10. Surging Minnesota Vikings Won't Underestimate Struggling Packers

    The Green Bay Packers have lost three straight games with Aaron Rodgers healthy for the first time since 2008, but the Minnesota Vikings —who've used their five-game winning ...

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  11. Minnesota Vikings Week 11 Stock Report

    The Minnesota Vikings are riding into Week 11's matchup against the Green Bay Packers with a five-game winning streak and sole possession of first place in the NFC North...

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  12. Minnesota Vikings' Top-Ranked Defense Dominating in All the Important Areas

    Defense can be evaluated a million different ways in the NFL , but a few of the most important defensive statistics say the Minnesota Vikings have fielded one of the game's most dominant defenses through the season's first 10 weeks...

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  13. Biggest Takeaways from Minnesota Vikings' Week 10 Win

    The Minnesota Vikings ' reward for an impressive five-game winning streak is sole possession of first place in the NFC North...

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  14. First-Place Vikings Are for Real Behind Adrian Peterson, Smothering Defense

    There is no secret to how the first-place Minnesota Vikings —who beat the Oakland Raiders by a 30-14 final on Sunday—have gone about winning football games this season...

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  15. Balancing Caution and Assertion for Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater

    The combination of Adrian Peterson and the NFL's second-ranked scoring defense has made it unnecessary for the Minnesota Vikings to win football games with the right arm of quarterback Teddy Bridgewater ...

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  16. Minnesota Vikings Week 10 Stock Report

    The Minnesota Vikings will go for their fifth straight win when they travel to Oakland to play the 4-4 Raiders in Week 10...

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  17. How All Three Phases Powered the Minnesota Vikings Past the Rams in Overtime

    The Minnesota Vikings made good on Mike Zimmer 's courageous decision in overtime, using game-changing plays from all three phases of the game to dominate the extra period and beat the St...

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  18. Biggest Takeaways from Minnesota Vikings' Week 9 Win

    The Minnesota Vikings are 6-2 and in a tie atop the NFC North after taking down the St. Louis Rams in overtime on Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium...

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  19. Winning Ugly Becoming the Norm for the Minnesota Vikings

    Winning ugly is still a winning recipe for the Minnesota Vikings , who survived a scary injury to quarterback Teddy Bridgewater and an overtime charge from their pesky visitors to beat the St...

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  20. Minnesota Vikings' Playoff Push Begins Sunday Against Rams

    With five wins in their first seven games, the Minnesota Vikings have positioned themselves to make a serious run for the postseason in 2015. Now comes the tough part. And it starts Sunday...

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  21. Minnesota Vikings Week 9 Stock Report

    The Minnesota Vikings will host the St. Louis Rams for an important NFC matchup in Week 9 of the 2015 NFL season. Fresh off a come-from-behind win over the Chicago Bears , the Vikings are now 5-2 and in possession of the No...

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  22. Full Minnesota Vikings Midseason Awards

    If the season ended today, the Minnesota Vikings would qualify for the postseason as one of the NFC's two wild-card teams. Mike Zimmer's club has won three straight games and five of the last six, giving the Vikings a 5-2 record after eight weeks...

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  23. Biggest Takeaways from Minnesota Vikings' Week 8 Win

    The Minnesota Vikings crushed their Chicago curse on Sunday, coming back from seven points down to beat the Chicago Bears for the first time at Soldier Field since 2007...

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  24. Teddy Bridgewater Overcomes Shaky Start as Minnesota Vikings Shock Chicago Bears

    Teddy Bridgewater was suffering through one of his worst days as the Minnesota Vikings starting quarterback when the Chicago Bears took a 20-13 lead late in the fourth quarter on Sunday...

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  25. Analyzing Vikings LB Eric Kendricks' Defensive Rookie of the Month Performance

    Minnesota Vikings linebacker Eric Kendricks has been named the NFL 's Defensive Rookie of the Month for October...

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