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Vikings, Wilfs increase stadium contribution to $526 million

Vikings, Wilfs increase stadium contribution to $526 million

profootballtalk.com Updated 2 hours ago
Like any construction project, the actual costs always exceed the budget. When it comes to the Vikings’ new stadium, however, the public contributions won’t be increasing. Which means that certain bells and/or whistles will have to be dumped — or that s…
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  • Vikings, Sports Facilities Authority agree to MLS usage agreeme…

    Vikings, Sports Facilities Authority agree to MLS usage agreement

    startribune.com 15 minutes ago
    The deal would help finance a soccer team at the new Vikings stadium.
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  • Vikings kick in $46M more for new Minneapolis stadium

    Vikings kick in $46M more for new Minneapolis stadium

    startribune.com 2 hours ago
    Team announces that the new money brings the team's total additional contributions to $49 million since November.
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  • Vikings adding $19M to new stadium project

    Vikings adding $19M to new stadium project

    ESPN.com 3 hours ago
    The Minnesota Vikings are spending another $19.7 million for their new stadium to make sure it has the features they want.
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  • Access Vikings morning walkthrough: Peterson, Cassel and more

    Access Vikings morning walkthrough: Peterson, Cassel and more

    Every weekday, our Vikings reporters walk you through what’s happening with the team that day. WHAT YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED — RB Adrian Peterson missed his second straight practice. He’s expected to travel to Kansas City. — QB Matt Cassel’s excited to ret…
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  • Sharrif Floyd drops 30 pounds, feels ready for a big year

    Sharrif Floyd drops 30 pounds, feels ready for a big year

    profootballtalk.com 7 hours ago
    When the Vikings drafted defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd with the 23rd overall pick in last year’s draft, it was widely viewed as a steal. But Floyd had a mediocre rookie year in Minnesota. This year, Floyd expects to be better, in part because he’s thin…
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  • 'Tiny' lineman gets shot at making Vikings

    'Tiny' lineman gets shot at making Vikings

    startribune.com 16 hours ago
    Antonio Richardson has two preseason games to earn a backup tackle spot.
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  • Cassel, Bridgewater talk about learning the new offensive syste…

    Cassel, Bridgewater talk about learning the new offensive system

    startribune.com 20 hours ago
    Vikings QBs Matt Cassel and Teddy Bridgewater say they still have more to learn about Norv Turner’s complicated offensive system.
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  • After Chiefs, Cassel turned career around

    After Chiefs, Cassel turned career around

    ESPN.com startribune.com 20 hours ago
    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- The Minnesota Vikings were in the market for a veteran backup quarterback a year ago, believing they needed a steady alternative to Christian Ponder after their first playoff appearance in three years was short-circuited by a disa…
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  • Vikings Thursday practice report

    Vikings Thursday practice report

    ESPN.com 22 hours ago
    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Some observations from the Minnesota Vikings' practice Thursday afternoon: The Vikings were still without running back Adrian Peterson, who missed practice again Thursday after being gone for personal reasons Wednesday. Peterson w…
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  • Priefer keeps focus on football when asked about Kluwe settleme…

    Priefer keeps focus on football when asked about Kluwe settlement

    startribune.com 23 hours ago
    Vikings special teams coordinator Mike Priefer didn’t say as much, but it doesn’t take a body language expert to deduce that he’s ready for the Chris Kluwe questions to disappear. Priefer met with reporters after today’s practice. This week’s settlement…
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  • Vikings stadium tour: Next best thing to being there

    Vikings stadium tour: Next best thing to being there

    startribune.com Aug 21 (yesterday)
    Wilfs get tour of stadium site from construction chief Dave Mansell
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  • Christian Ponder: I’m not asking for a trade

    Christian Ponder: I’m not asking for a trade

    profootballtalk.com Aug 21 (yesterday)
    Last week, Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder said that he was open to a trade now that he’s ensconced in the No. 3 spot on the depth chart in Minnesota. Vikings coaches have since said that they feel there’s value to having Ponder on the team, someth…
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  • Access Vikings morning walkthrough: Greenway's wrist, Tingelhof…

    Access Vikings morning walkthrough: Greenway's wrist, Tingelhoff closer to the Hall and more

    startribune.com Aug 21 (yesterday)
    Every weekday, our Vikings reporters walk you through what’s happening with the team that day. WHAT YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED — OLB Chad Greenway was limited in practice due to a wrist injury. — S Kurt Coleman almost quit football after paralyzing a teammat…
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  • Video - Vikings Have Depth At WR 01:46

    Vikings Have Depth At WR

    Aug 20
    ESPN Vikings reporter Ben Goessling says the Vikings' depth at wide receiver should help them overcome the loss of Jerome Simpson to suspension.
  • Video - Big Deal or No Big Deal?: Bridgewater and Bortles 02:31

    Big Deal or No Big Deal?: Bridgewater and Bortles

    Aug 17
    The "NFL Total Access" crew debates if the stellar play of Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater and Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles is a big deal or not.
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    Big Deal or No Big Deal?: Bridgewater and Bortles

    Aug 17
    The "NFL Total Access" crew debates if the stellar play of Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater and Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles is a big deal or not.
  • Video - Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater 2014 Preseason Week 2 highlights 02:20

    Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater 2014 Preseason Week 2 highlights

    Aug 17
    Minnesota Vikings rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater showed that he has poise under pressure, orchestrating an exhilarating come-from-behind win over the Cardinals in preseason action.

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