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Vikings Back in the Picture for Linebacker Anthony Barr?

It’s been a tough 24 hours for Vikings fans as they felt they were on the verge of losing one of their better defensive players, linebacker Anthony Barr. Reports now indicate that Barr is not gone from Minnesota just yet, as Ralph Vacchiano, NFL Insider for SNY says that Barr is backing out of his […]

Vikings to Lose LB Anthony Barr to the New York Jets Once Free Agency Starts

The Vikings are going to have a big hole at the linebacker spot come the start of free agency, as veteran LB Anthony Barr is set to ink a deal with the New York Jets. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that Barr will ink a deal with the Jets once free agency starts on Wednesday. […]

Everson Griffen’s Current Vikings Deal Could Put His Future With the Team in Doubt

The Vikings were hailed for their proactiveness when they signed Everson Griffen to a new deal before the 2017 season, locking up the defensive end through the 2022 season even though he had two years left on his existing deal. While the contract did extend the marriage between the Vikings and Griffen on paper, its […]

Vikings LB Anthony Barr Tell TMZ His 2019 “Possibilities Are Open” of Where He’ll Play

The future is very much up in the air for Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr, who doesn’t know where he will line up next season and even for what team. Barr, who is set to be a free agent in March, told TMZ Sports his thoughts and plans for the upcoming season. “I love Minnesota, but […]

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 […]