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Vikings and Tight End Kyle Rudolph Agree to Contract Extension

On the eve of their mandatory minicamp, the Vikings solved their most pressing financial question, Ben Goessling of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports. Tight end Kyle Rudolph, whose contract was set to expire after this season, told the Star Tribune via text message he has agreed to a new deal with the team, after posting a […]

Vikings QB Kirk Cousins Liking What He Sees from Rookie Garrett Bradbury

As far as first impressions go, Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins was instantly drawn to rookie lineman Garrett Bradbury, if nothing else for his sense of style, Dane Mizutani of the St. Paul Pioneer-Press reports. “He tucks his shirt in every day,” Cousins said. “I think that sends a message right there. He is ready to […]

Report Claims Vikings and Patriots Have Discussed Tight End Kyle Rudolph

The Vikings are currently locked in a contract dispute with veteran tight end Kyle Rudolph, a dispute that reportedly has caught the Patriots’ attention, Andrew Callahan of Masslive reports. According to Albert Breer of The MMQB, New England has “talked with Minnesota about Kyle Rudolph,” amid its series of free-agent signings at the tight end […]

Vikings Co-Owner Mark Wilf on the Team: “We’re in a Good Direction”

Vikings co-owner Mark Wilf said that when the Vikings lost their final regular-season game to the Bears, thus missing the playoffs, the ownership group knew major changes had to happen. But he said it also felt like the Vikings had the right people in place to make those changes, Sid Hartman of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune […]

Vikings Draft NC State Center Garrett Bradbury with the 18th Pick in the NFL Draft

The Vikings added some beef to their line on Thursday night, snagging NC State center Garrett Bradbury with the 18th pick in the NFL Draft. Bradbury is a natural knee-bender with excellent quickness and agility. He’s an outstanding pass-blocker who has great awareness and mirrors well. Although he isn’t a powerful drive blocker and fits […]

Check out the Complete 2019 Minnesota Vikings Schedule

The 2019 NFL Schedule is out – and Vikings fans you can start to look at what trips you want to take and days off as well! Here it is – the complete 2019 Vikings slate! Sept. 8 Atlanta Falcons 1:00 Sept. 15 at Green Bay Packers 1:00 Sept. 22 Oakland Raiders 1:00 Sept. 29 […]

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 […]