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Vikings Claim OT Mike Harris Off Waivers

The Minnesota Vikings on Sunday claimed offensive tackle Mike Harris off waivers from the San Diego Chargers. Harris, 25 , has had 9 starts since 2012 with San Diego. Norv Turner was the head coach of the Chargers in 2012. He was signed as an undrafted free agent in 2012, out of UCLA. In a […]

Vikings claim former Golden Gopher MarQueis Gray off waivers

MarQueis Gray is coming home. The former Golden Gophers’ star Quarterback/Wide Receiver tweeted this morning that he has been claimed off waivers by the Vikings. It's official I'm a Viking!! I'm coming come thank you lord!! — MarQueis Gray (@MarQueisG) August 31, 2014 Gray spent the last year of his career as a backup TE […]

Vikings Cut Roster to 53

On Saturday, the Vikings released or designated to IR 22 players. A couple were surprising, and most were expected. We’ll tell you what shocked us, and what the Vikings roster is going to look like going forward. Cuts: Zac Kerin, C Expected Kerin was an UDFA who was behind John Sullivan and Joe Berger on the […]

Jerome Simpson Suspended 3 Weeks

The NFL on Friday morning upheld its’ suspension of Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson. Simpson had appealed the suspension about two weeks ago in New York City. Simpson was arrested in November 2013 for driving under the influence and refusing to submit to a chemical test. He avoided jail time in a plea deal. […]

Predicting the Vikings’ 53-man roster

The Vikings roster has to be cut to 53 players by tomorrow afternoon, so I thought I’d put together my predictions on who makes the team. Quarterbacks Matt Cassel Teddy Bridgewater Christian Ponder Running Backs Adrian Peterson Matt Asiata Jerick McKinnon Fullbacks Jerome Felton Tight Ends Kyle Rudolph Chase Ford Rhett Ellison Allen Reisner Wide […]

Vikings Beat Titans, Go Undefeated in Preseason

The Minnesota Vikings put forth a strong defensive effort and Christian Ponder, Joe Banyard and Blair Walsh supplied the offense in a 19-3 thumping of the Tennessee Titans at LP Field in Nashville. Very few starters played on offense, with Teddy Bridgewater starting alongside Banyard, the fourth-string running back.None of the starting offensive linemen played. […]

Vikings at Titans: Observations From the First Half

The Vikings are at it again, up 16-0 at halftime in Nashville. Blair Walsh went 3/3 on field goals in the first half, with his longest coming from 45 yards. He has now made his past 6 field goals after missing two in the second game. Teddy Bridgewater engineered another touchdown drive, which isn’t surprising. […]

What to Expect in Vikings Preseason Game #4

It’s really nice to finally have a rebuttal when people tell me my team stinks. 3 and 0 is refreshing for Vikings fans such as myself, even if it’s the preseason. Tonight, our men in purple will take on the Tennessee Titans at LP Field in Nashville. Traditionally, the fourth preseason game is when you […]

Vikings Cut 12 Players

The Vikings released their first wave of players Monday morning, and there were a few surprises. According to Tom Pelissero of USA TODAY, here are the players Minnesota cut: Kheeston Randall, DT Came to Minnesota with Zimmer. Spent last year on the practice squad. Brandan Bishop, S Pierce Burton, OT Erik Lora, WR Apparently Kain Colter […]

Projecting Vikings’ First Wave of Roster Cuts

All NFL teams have until 3 PM CT on Tuesday to trim their rosters down to 75 players. That means that tomorrow and Tuesday, many dreams will be crushed while others will be given hope. Last year, the Vikings released their first wave of roster cuts in the afternoon of the Monday before the deadline. […]