Posts Tagged ‘NFL’

Vikings Coach Mike Zimmer Hoping His Eye Issues are in the Past

We’ve already seen around the NFL one coach this past offseason retire due to reported health issues, that being Denver Broncos head coach Gary Kubiak, who left the team after the 2016 season and has been replaced by Vance Joseph. The Minnesota Vikings could be in a similar situation at some point in the near […]

Late Pick Seals Vikings Fate; Fall on Thanksgiving to Lions 16-13 in Detroit

Darius Slay dropped into coverage as if he was going to cover a deep route and pounced on an opportunity to help the Lions come back to win another game. Slay intercepted Sam Bradford’s pass from the left hash across the field to help send the Lions into sole possession of first place in the […]

Beat Up Vikings Offensive Line Has Another Challenge Sunday Against Arizona

The Vikings offensive line has been more like a M*A*S*H unit as of late, as the team has lost three, count it THREE tackles – Matt Kalil, Andre Smith and Jake Long and they overall have had to start 10 different linemen in order to try to protect Sam Bradford on top of trying to […]

Vikings Lose Third Straight; Fall in Overtime to Lions 22-16

Matthew Stafford threw a 28-yard touchdown pass to Golden Tate, who vaulted into the end zone in overtime to give the Lions a 22-16 victory over the Vikings on Sunday. After Matt Prater kicked a 58-yard field goal as time expired to force overtime, Tate finished the opening drive when he ran through arm tackles […]

Vikings Stay Perfect; Slam Texans 31-13

Adam Thielen caught a touchdown pass to cap Minnesota’s opening drive and finished with a career-high 127 yards, and the Vikings defense flustered Brock Osweiler and the Houston Texans on their way to a 31-13 victory on Sunday. Marcus Sherels returned a punt 79 yards for a touchdown and Cordarelle Patterson scored on another sharp […]

Vikings Get to 6-2 After Topping Rams in OT 21-18

The Vikings just keep seeming to find ways to win, as Sunday at home the team overcame the loss of QB Teddy Bridgewater, topping the St.Louis Rams in overtime 21-18 to improve to 6-2 on the year. The win combined with the loss by the Packers in Carolina means the Vikings sit tied for first […]

Vikings Take WR Trae Waynes with 11th Overall Pick in Draft

The Vikings went wide out in round one – taking Michigan State WR Trae Waynes with their first pick, 11th pick overall. Here’s a scouting report on Waynes: Given the passing-driven nature of the NFL, there will always be a big demand for cornerbacks and pass-rushers. With a lot of cornerback-needy teams this offseason and […]

Vikings won’t cut Peterson

It’s a bold thought that the Vikings would totally cut ties with their face of the franchise the past few seasons, but at the end of the day there’s no question that cooler heads should prevail when it comes to running back Adrian Peterson. Examine the Vikings’ NFL Lines for this 2015 season at Mybookie.ag. […]

Peterson’s Camp Rejects Meeting with Vikings GM

After meeting at Adrian Peterson’s home earlier this month, general manager Rick Spielman recently requested a dinner meeting with the star running back’s agent, Ben Dogra, at the upcoming NFL Annual Meeting in Phoenix, but Dogra declined, Albert Breer of NFL Network reports. The reasons for that rejection weren’t disclosed, but it’s certainly not a […]

Peterson and Vikings Continue Talks About Future with the Team

Adrian Peterson’s father said Thursday that nothing has been resolved between the Vikings and the disgruntled running back, and said the sides in fact will meet again soon, Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer-Press reports.. “I’m not going to say who’s going to be at the meeting; I can’t comment on that,” Nelson Peterson […]