Vikings
  • Vikings, U of Minn. agree on TCF Bank Stadium use

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings and the University of Minnesota have reached preliminary agreement on the Vikings’ use of TCF Bank Stadium during construction of a new Vikings stadium. The letter of intent provides …

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    11 May 12
  • Minn. Senate vote clears Vikings for new stadium

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings are on the brink of getting a new stadium after the state Senate approved a plan that relies heavily on public financing. Gov. Mark Dayton has said …

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    10 May 12
  • Minn. lawmakers tell Vikings no-go on soccer deal

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are denying owners of football’s Vikings exclusive rights to recruit a professional soccer club as part of a stadium deal. The state Senate voted 47-20 on Tuesday to …

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    09 May 12
  • So Long-well: Vikings give veteran kicker the boot

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have released 16-year veteran kicker Ryan Longwell. The surprising move was made Monday, a little more than a week after the team drafted Georgia kicker Blair Walsh in the …

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    08 May 12
  • No room to punt for Minn. on Vikings stadium

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Vikings stadium drama that has been consuming Minnesota’s Capitol is finally coming to a head, with expected votes Monday in the state House and Senate. But the politics of …

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    07 May 12
  • Christian Ponder takes control of Vikings

    Eden Prairie, Minn. (AP) – From the moment Christian Ponder took over the Minnesota Vikings offense in Week 5 of his rookie season, the quarterback never stopped scrambling. Ponder didn’t have a summer to build …

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    04 May 12
  • Cook working to regain Vikings’ trust

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook says he is working to regain his teammates’ trust after missing 10 games last year because of a trial on charges of domestic assault. Cook …

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    03 May 12
  • Vikings cut RB King after weekend arrest

    Anoka, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have released running back Caleb King three days after he was arrested in an alleged beating outside a birthday party last weekend. Anoka County prosecutors’ spokesman David Cossi …

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    02 May 12