Vikings
  • Freeney's defensive play saves Arizona's 23-20 win

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) – Dwight Freeney stripped the ball from Teddy Bridgewater with 5 seconds to play to deprive the Vikings a chance at the tying field goal and the Arizona Cardinals clinched a playoff …

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    11 Dec 15
  • Vikings keep 8 players on banged-up defense out of practice

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have little time to get healthy this week. Eight defensive players, including four starters, were held out of a helmet-less walkthrough Monday in the team’s indoor facility. …

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    08 Dec 15
  • Seahawks fly past Vikings 38-7 for 3rd straight victory

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Russell Wilson threw for three touchdowns and rushed for another, Seattle’s defense didn’t allow a score, and the surging Seahawks won their third straight game Sunday with a 38-7 romp over the …

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    07 Dec 15
  • Peterson wins NFC Offensive Player of Month award

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has been named the NFC Offensive Player of the Month. Peterson rushed for 634 yards and five touchdowns on 117 carries in five games …

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    04 Dec 15
  • Vikings nominate Greenway, Loadholt for top NFL awards

      EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have nominated a pair of veterans for off-field NFL honors. For the third time in five years, teammates nominated linebacker Chad Greenway for the Walter Payton …

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    03 Dec 15
  • Rodgers, Packers beat Vikings 30-13 to even NFC North race

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Aaron Rodgers threw for 212 yards and a pair of touchdowns, Datone Jones had two of Green Bay’s six sacks and the Packers stopped a three-game losing streak with a convincing 30-13 …

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    23 Nov 15
  • Peterson helps Vikings run past Raiders 30-14

      OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – Adrian Peterson ran for 203 yards and a touchdown in his record-tying sixth career 200-yard game, Cordarrelle Patterson returned a kick 97 yards for a score and the Minnesota Vikings …

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    16 Nov 15
  • Bridgewater back to full participation in practice

      EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater has returned to full participation in practice, a significant step forward in his recovery from a concussion. Bridgewater was hurt as he slid in …

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    13 Nov 15