Vikings
  • Ragnar no longer Vikings mascot after contract dispute

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have faced plenty of worthy adversaries in contract negotiations over the years. It should come as no surprise that Ragnar the Viking was one of the most ferocious. …

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    22 Sep 15
  • Peterson, Vikings keep Lions winless with 26-16 victory

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Adrian Peterson had 192 total yards and the Minnesota Vikings rebounded from a rough season opener for a 26-16 victory Sunday over the Detroit Lions. Peterson, playing in front of a pro-Vikings …

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    21 Sep 15
  • Carlos Hyde runs for two touchdowns, 49ers top Vikings 20-3

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) – Carlos Hyde ran for a 10-yard score late in the first half by spinning away from a defender and diving into the end zone untouched on a rare nice play …

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    15 Sep 15
  • Vikings Peterson Son Football

      SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A man accused of killing the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson two years ago is set to stand trial in South Dakota. Opening statements in …

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    14 Sep 15
  • Vikings sign WR Jarius Wright to 4-year contract extension

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have signed wide receiver Jarius Wright to a four-year contract extension. The deal was done Thursday, four days before Minnesota’s season opener. Wright has begun the final …

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    11 Sep 15
  • Vikings center John Sullivan on short-term injured reserve

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have placed center John Sullivan on injured reserve with a designation to return, because of a bad back. The move was made Thursday, four days before the …

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    11 Sep 15
  • Sullivan still out with back injury Zimmer not concerned

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Vikings center John Sullivan is still recovering from a back injury. Sullivan was not on the field Monday for practice, as the Vikings began preparation for their regular-season opener …

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    08 Sep 15
  • Mariota tosses 1st TD pass, Titans beat Vikings 24-17

      NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) – Marcus Mariota threw a 59-yard touchdown pass to Harry Douglas to cap his only series, and the Tennessee Titans wrapped up the preseason by beating the Minnesota Vikings 24-17 on …

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    04 Sep 15