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T.J. Clemmings' improved pass pro on display in first start for Matt Kalil [Film Room]
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This is where T.J. Clemmings’ film study would pay dividends. Clemmings, the Vikings’ uneven rookie right tackle now called upon to a higher duty in his second season, had studied Panthers defensive end Kony Ealy, who would be his primary adversary duri…Share Tweet
profootballtalk.com 26 minutes agoReceiver Laquon Treadwell, a first-round pick of the Vikings, hasn’t played very much as a rookie. Veteran Jarius Wright, the former No. 1 slot receiver, isn’t playing very much in his fifth NFL season. Both hope things will change. “It’s just motivatio…Share TweetVikings defensive end Everson Griffen had a great game on Sunday in Charlotte, despite battling an illness. With three sacks, three tackles for loss, and a whopping nine quarterback hurries against the Panthers, Griffen won the NFC defensive player of t…Share Tweet
Royals Top Twins 4-3 in 11 Innings on Burns' Sacrifice Flynytimes.com 11 hours agoBilly Burns entered as a pinch runner in the ninth, but ended it two innings later with his bat.Share Tweet
Wednesday’s PFT Live asks which undefeated team will be the last to loseprofootballtalk.com 12 hours agoWednesday’s PFT Live features a visit from safety T.J. Ward of the 3-0 Broncos. Which meshes well with the question of the day: Which 3-0 team will be the last to lose? The candidates are the Broncos, Eagles, Patriots, Ravens, and Vikings. The Eagles de…Share Tweet
Give Vikings credit where credit is duestartribune.com 13 hours agoTeam’s play, not foes’ miscues, have told the tale.Share Tweet
Watch Adrian Peterson wake up from knee surgery -- and sing!startribune.com 16 hours agoThe Vikings star running back said 'If anyone wants to sign me to a deal just know I'm open to that."Share TweetTight end Kyle Rudolph has proven to be the go-to guy for Vikings quarterbacks.Share Tweet
Vikings take on all roles in order to winstartribune.com 16 hours agoVikings players are taking on different roles in order to help the team winShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com 18 hours agoThe Panthers have made a veteran addition to their secondary. The team announced Tuesday that they have signed former Titans safety Michael Griffin. Griffin was released by the Titans in February and signed with the Vikings in March, but didn’t make Min…Share Tweet
Will the Vikings finish with 100 fewer losses than the Twins?startribune.com 22 hours agoWhen the Twins lost their 100th game of the season Sunday and the Vikings won at Carolina to stay undefeated, it didn’t take a math whiz to figure out that the Vikings had 100 fewer losses than the Twins at that point. As of Tuesday afternoon, that’s st…Share TweetWith guard Alex Boone hobbled by a hip injury, the Vikings have called up more help at the position. Specifically, the NFC North leaders have promoted Willie Beavers, a fourth-round pick who didn’t qualify for the team’s 53-man roster. Beavers has serve…Share Tweet
They planned to rob the pizza guy. They didn't count on ex-Vikings linebacker delivering it.startribune.com Sep 27 (yesterday)The plan was simple : Order a pizza, rob whoever showed up to deliver the pie. But the caper did not go as the four men expected.Share Tweet
Adjustments or not, second half has been stirring second act for Vikings' DESPN.com Sep 27 (yesterday)Adjustments or not, second half has been stirring second act for Vikings' DShare Tweet
Vernon Butler to miss several weeks with high-ankle sprainprofootballtalk.com Sep 27 (yesterday)Carolina Panthers defensive tackle Vernon Butler will miss time after suffering a high-ankle sprain in Sunday’s 22-10 loss to the Minnesota Vikings. According to Joseph Person of the Charlotte Observer, Butler had a cast on his injured right foot in the…Share Tweet
Vikings defensive stats product of team play, says coach Mike Zimmerstartribune.com Sep 27 (yesterday)Mike Zimmer tempers buzz, says dominating unit is a team effort.Share Tweet
Adrian Peterson's NFL Mutant Ninja TurtlesJul 28Adrian Peterson outed himself as Donatello, so we tried to figure out who his Ninja Turtles brothers would be.
Vikings want Zimmer to grow with young playersJul 28Adam Schefter, Field Yates and Louis Riddick think the Vikings made a smart move locking up Mike Zimmer.
Mike Greenberg remembers Dennis GreenJul 25Mike Greenberg reflects on Dennis Green's passion for fishing, and how sad he is that he will never get the chance to go with him.
Dennis Green's eye for talent unmatchedJul 24John Saunders offers his thoughts on the career of Dennis Green and the impact he had on the NFL on and off the field after Green died earlier this week.