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The Minnesota Vikings 2021 Schedule Has Been Released

2020 was a tough season for the Vikings, as coach Mike Zimmer and the team slumped to going 7-9, good for 3rd place in the NFC North. The team gave up way too many big plays, and on offense even with a big name young back in Dalvin Cook and a quarterback in Kirk Cousins […]

Vikings Rip Up and Redo the Contract of Veteran Linebacker Anthony Barr

The Vikings have ripped up their current contract with veteran linebacker Anthony Barr, and instead gave him a deal for 2021 that will pay him a fully guaranteed $9.4M salary, plus $500K in per-game roster bonuses and a $100K workout bonus. is getting his deal revised, as he will take various cuts to help the […]

Vikings Make Surprise Roster Move in Waiving OG Pat Elflein

The Vikings on Saturday made a surprise move, as the team waived guard Pat Elflein just a day after bringing him off the injured reserve. The 2017 third-round pick of the team was dealing with a thumb injury that was suffered in practice back in September. Elflein played in the opener against the Packers, and […]

Ex-Vikings and Six-Time Pro Bowl LB Matt Blair Dies at Age 70

A Viking great has passed away, as linebacker Matt Blair has passed away at the age of 70. Blair was one of the greatest linebackers in the history of the Vikings franchise, a six-time Pro Bowler who played in two Super Bowls. His death was announced by the team. Blair, who had been suffering from […]

Vikings QB Cousins Claims He’ll Be Benched if He Keeps Throwing Picks

The last time the Vikings started 1-5, Leslie Frazier was fired as head coach in the offseason, and Mike Zimmer took over. In order to keep history from repeating, quarterback ?Kirk Cousins?, who threw three INTs for the second time this season in a 40-23 loss to the previously winless Atlanta Falcons, knows he must […]

Vikings Leading Rusher Dalvin Cook Out Against Falcons

The Vikings will be minus their biggest offensive weapon for Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Falcons, as the team announced running back Dalvin Cook is out. As expected, #Vikings RB Dalvin Cook (groin) is out Sunday against the #Falcons. — Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) October 16, 2020 Alexander Mattison should get a bulk of the carries […]

Vikings RB Dalvin Cook Likely to Sit This Week with Adductor Strain

The Vikings sound like they are going to be short-handed Sunday when they take on the Atlanta Falcons, as running back Dalvin Cook is likely to be watching from the sidelines. Chad Graff of wrote that Cook is suffering from an adductor strain, and he will take the week off as the Vikings look […]

Wednesday’s Injury Report for the Vikings Week One Battle with the Packers

GREEN BAY PACKERS   Practice Report   DID NOT PARTICIPATE IN PRACTICE   Wednesday LB Randy Ramsey (groin), G Billy Turner (knee)     LIMITED PARTICIPATION IN PRACTICE   Wednesday DE Montravius Adams (toe), LB Oren Burks (groin), S Raven Greene (quadricep)   MINNESOTA VIKINGS   Practice Report   Wednesday (no injuries to report)

Vikings 2020 Schedule Released, Team to Start at Home Against Packers

Thursday night the Vikings 2020 schedule was released, and the team will take on the Packers at home in a week one showdown. Here’s a look at the complete slate for 2020: Week 1 (9/13): vs. Green Bay Packers (12:00 p.m. on FOX) Week 2 (9/20): at Indianapolis Colts (12:00 p.m. on FOX) Week 3 […]

Redskins OT Trent Williams Denies He Didn’t Want to Play with the Vikings

Redskins offensive tackle Trent Williams is denying that he struck down a potential trade to the Vikings because he didn’t want to play in Minnesota, he told ESPN on Saturday. “No, that’s not true,” Williams said. However, sources confirmed to ESPN that the potential trade partners were informed at some point Friday that Williams did […]