Vikings
  • Carter apologizes for advising rookies to get a fall guy

    UNDATED (AP) – Hall of Fame receiver Cris Carter has issued an apology for telling NFL rookies at a league symposium in 2014 that they should “get a fall guy” to help them avoid trouble. …

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    25 Aug 15
  • Detroit Lions v Minnesota Vikings

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer has returned to training camp with the team after visiting his ailing father. The Vikings held their walk-through Thursday inside the Minnesota State University athletic …

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    07 Aug 15
  • DA criticizes judge who ended Peterson's probation early

    CONROE, Texas (AP) – A Texas chief prosecutor is criticizing the judge who ended Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson’s probation in a child abuse case early. Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon said Thursday that …

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    07 Aug 15
  • Vikings' Zimmer to miss practice due to father's health

    Zimmer told reporters Monday that he will miss practice Tuesday because his father is “not doing well.” Offensive coordinator Norv Turner will supervise the team in his absence. The Vikings have a scheduled day off …

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    04 Aug 15
  • Vikings place linebacker Casey Matthews on injured reserve

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have placed linebacker Casey Matthews on injured reserve, ending his first season with the team before it started. Matthews, the younger brother of Green Bay Packers linebacker …

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    27 Jul 15
  • Vikings sign kicker Blair Walsh to contract extension

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings have signed kicker Blair Walsh to a contract extension. The new deal was done on Sunday, the first day of training camp for the team. Terms weren’t disclosed. …

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    27 Jul 15
  • Peterson, Vikings agree to redo last 3 years of deal

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings have agreed to restructure the final three years of the running back’s contract. The Vikings made the announced Tuesday, four days before players will report to …

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    22 Jul 15
  • Adrian Peterson finding a new normal with Vikings

      EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – Adrian Peterson has been back with the Minnesota Vikings for nearly a month now. He’s participated in practices, including the three-day minicamp that wrapped up on Thursday. But Peterson …

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    19 Jun 15