Vikings
  • Vikings rookie says following Longwell an ‘honor’

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Blair Walsh says he would’ve enjoyed meeting Ryan Longwell. He surely would’ve benefited from learning from the 16-year veteran, too. But the Minnesota Vikings rookie is on his own now. And that, …

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    30 May 12
  • Mpls. city council committee OKs Vikings plan

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minneapolis City Council has given preliminary approval to a plan to build a new stadium for the Minnesota Vikings. A council committee voted 7-6 for the plan on Thursday. The city …

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    25 May 12
  • NFL union files suit against league over 2010 cap

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The NFL Players Association has filed a complaint in federal court accusing the league of colluding to impose a secret salary cap during the uncapped 2010 season. The claim was filed Wednesday …

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    24 May 12
  • Vikings sign 4th-round draft pick Rhett Ellison

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have signed tight end Rhett Ellison and now have seven of their 10 draft picks under contract. The Vikings announced the deal Wednesday. Ellison was one of …

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    24 May 12
  • Vikings try to make up lost time with longer camp

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings suffered from the limited preseason practice time during last year’s lockout as much as any other NFL team. They had a new offense and a new quarterback to break …

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    23 May 12
  • Vikings get contracts done for 6 of 10 draft picks

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have six of their 10 draft picks under contract. The team announced Tuesday that wide receiver Jarius Wright, wide receiver Greg Childs, safety Robert Blanton, kicker Blair …

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    23 May 12
  • Vikings stretch training camp schedule to 3 weeks

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings will have a longer training camp this year. The team announced Wednesday that players will report to Minnesota State University in Mankato on July 26 and break …

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    17 May 12
  • Gov. Dayton signs $975M Vikings stadium bill

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a bill to build a nearly $1 billion stadium for the Minnesota Vikings. Dayton signed the bill to cheers Monday during a ceremony attended by …

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    15 May 12