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Vikings Interim OC Kevin Stefanski May Be the New Head Coach in Cleveland

The Vikings might be losing the chance to hire interim OC Kevin Stefanski as their full-time guy, as reports state that he is on his way to Cleveland, where he’s one of two finalists for the job as Browns new head coach. The report, from Ian Rapoport of NFL.com says that it’s down to Stefanski […]

Former Vikings Guard Steve Hutchinson a Finalist for the 2019 Class in the Pro Football Hall of Fame

There just might be come purple in the Pro Football Hall of Fame after all in 2019, as Thursday this website and others reported that former Vikings guard Steve Hutchinson has been named as a finalist into the Hall of Fame class of 2019. The offensive guard last year came up short in his bid […]

Bears vs Vikings NFL Week 17 Capsule

CHICAGO (11-4) at MINNESOTA (8-6-1) Sunday, 4:25 p.m. EST, Fox OPENING LINE — Vikings by 6½ RECORD VS. SPREAD — Chicago 11-4, Minnesota 8-6-1 SERIES RECORD — Vikings lead 60-53-2 LAST MEETING — Bears beat Vikings 25-20, Nov. 18 LAST WEEK — Bears beat 49ers 14-9; Vikings beat Lions 27-9 AP PRO32 RANKING — Bears […]

Report: Vikings Coach Mike Zimmer and Former OC John DeFilippo Were at Odds at the End

The Vikings offense was sputtering when they lose to the Seahawks a few weeks back, and they quickly made a move, firing offensive coordinator John DeFilippo the very next day. As is usually the case, there was and is more to the story about DeFilippo now that the waters have settled for a couple weeks […]

NFL VP of Officiating: Seahawks Bobby Wagner’s Field Goal Block Vs Vikings Shouldn’t Have Been Allowed

Seahawks linebacker Bobby Wagner’s crucial field goal block against the Vikings last Sunday should not have counted, NFL.com reports. Al Riveron, the NFL’s senior vice president of officiating, explained in the league’s weekly officiating video that Wagner used his teammates to leverage himself while leaping over the line of scrimmage, which is a violation. Wagner […]

Packers CB Jaire Alexander Still Can’t See the Truth About Sunday’s Loss to the Vikings; So Someone Made a Video to Remind Him

Forget about being humble, as despite being schooled on Sunday night by the Vikings, Packers CB Jaire Alexander still was ready after the game to say that the Packers simply ‘didn’t make enough plays,’ and that Minnesota ‘wasn’t that tough.’ Huh? The corner was burned quite a few times in the loss, and leave it […]

Still Hanging on to the NFC’s 6th Seed, the Vikings Have a Tough Road to the Postseason

Following the Chicago Bears Thanksgiving feast of a win over the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on Thursday afternoon, the Minnesota Vikings march to a hopeful postseason birth has done nothing but get tougher as the team has a huge game this Sunday against the rival Green Bay Packers. Checking American Football Betting, the Vikings […]

Lions vs Vikings NFL Week Nine Inactives

Here’s today’s inactives for the Lions and Vikings NFC North matchup in Minnesota Lions RB Ameer Abdullah OG Joe Dahl OT Andrew Donnal DE Kerry Hyder DE Eric Lee LB Jalen Reeves-Maybin LB Kelvin Sheppard Vikings LB Anthony Barr DE Tashawn Bower OG Tom Compton WR Stefon Diggs S Andrew Sendejo QB Kyle Sloter RB […]

Vikings DE Everson Griffen Expected to Be Ready to Take the Field Sunday Against Saints

Everson Griffen is expected to be active and play on Sunday after being away from the Vikings for the last five weeks, ESPN reports. According to the Vikings’ team website, Griffen is slated to make his return to the lineup against the New Orleans Saints after practicing in full from Wednesday to Friday. The Pro […]

Vikings Coach Mike Zimmer Preaching Patience Over Panic Regarding Slow Start to 2018

With back-to-back Vikings losses and the team slipping to 1-2-1 on the season, Coach Mike Zimmer is preaching patience, Ben Goessling of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports. “I know everybody wants to evaluate everybody after four weeks, but I think if you remember last year, early in the year, Xavier had some penalties, but we cleaned […]