Vikings
  • Vikings WR Simpson suspended 3 games

    NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL has suspended Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson for the first three games of the 2012 season for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. Simpson also was fined one …

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    12 Jun 12
  • Simpson’s speed is making Ponder, Vikings smile

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Jerome Simpson’s presence this year in Minnesota is making the Vikings smile. Spring practices are by no means an assurance of autumn success, but so far the potential impact of …

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    08 Jun 12
  • Sullivan takes over leadership of new Vikings OL

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — John Sullivan used to be a question mark on the Minnesota Vikings offensive line, an undersized sixth-round pick trying to fill in for a perennial Pro Bowler. Now Sullivan enters …

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    07 Jun 12
  • Felton apologizes for DUI arrest

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings fullback Jerome Felton is apologizing for being arrested for DUI last weekend. Felton apologized on Wednesday at an optional practice, four days after Eden Prairie police arrested him …

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    07 Jun 12
  • Vikings sign undrafted wide receiver A.J. Love

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have signed wide receiver A.J. Love, bringing their roster to the 90-player limit. Love was signed on Tuesday, the day after they added cornerback Corey Gatewood. Both …

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    06 Jun 12
  • Vikes’ Harvin ‘feels great’ after shoulder surgery

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Percy Harvin says his surgically repaired shoulder “feels great” and he hopes to join the Minnesota Vikings for optional practices as soon as next week. The receiver watched from the …

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    31 May 12
  • Asher Allen abruptly retires from Vikings

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings cornerback Asher Allen has retired from football. Coach Leslie Frazier announced on Wednesday that the fourth-year cornerback came into his office last week and told Frazier of his …

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    31 May 12
  • Judge dismisses NFL retiree lawsuit vs. union

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A lawsuit filed against the NFL Players Association by retirees has been dismissed. U.S. District Judge Susan Richard Nelson issued her order Tuesday from St. Paul, Minn. Pro Football Hall of Fame …

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    30 May 12