Vikings
  • Vikings reinstate Peterson after abuse charge

      EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings are reinstating Adrian Peterson this week after he was charged with child abuse and say he will play on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. Vikings …

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    15 Sep 14
  • Brady, Patriots bounce back to beat Vikings 30-7

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Tom Brady and the New England Patriots took advantage of Adrian Peterson’s absence and Matt Cassel’s four interceptions, and Chandler Jones returned a field goal he blocked for a touchdown right before …

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    15 Sep 14
  • Patterson shines, Vikings whip Rams

      ST. LOUIS (AP) – Wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson ran for 102 yards on three carries with a 67-yard scoring run off a simple pitchout and the Minnesota Vikings shut down the St. Louis Rams …

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    08 Sep 14
  • Rookie QBs may start as Vikings, Titans finish up

      NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Jake Locker and Matt Cassel might never leave the sidelines Thursday night with a pair of rookie quarterbacks possibly getting the chance to start. Titans coach Ken Whisenhunt says if …

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    28 Aug 14
  • Off-duty officers could have guns at Vikings games

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A judge has struck down – for now – an NFL policy preventing off-duty Minnesota police officers from carrying guns at Vikings games. Two police organizations challenged the rule, arguing that NFL …

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    15 Aug 14
  • Thankful Joseph rejoins Vikings after shooting

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – Defensive tackle Linval Joseph has rejoined the Minnesota Vikings after being shot in the leg at a bar, and he is expected to recover in time for the start of …

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    11 Aug 14
  • Vikings begin preseason outdoors

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – For the first time in 32 years, the Minnesota Vikings will play an entire season outdoors. That era begins Friday night at TCF Bank Stadium on the University of Minnesota campus …

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    08 Aug 14
  • Vikings sign veteran safety Chris Crocker

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have signed veteran safety Chris Crocker to give new coach Mike Zimmer some insurance on the unproven back end of his defense. Crocker signed on Monday. Terms of …

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    05 Aug 14