10:55 AM EDT, Thu August 25, 2016

Unproven Vikings will get plenty of chances on special teams

Talk about this Vikings roster being a tougher one to crack compared to recent seasons is warranted. In Mike Zimmer’s third season at the helm, an overhauled defense has gone from worst before his arrival to one of the league’s best. That came with many personnel decisions from General Manager Rick Spielman that created an infusion of new talent, primarily via 28 draft picks in three years, with an exodus of mainstays (Jared Allen) and role players (Fred Evans, Jamarca Sanford) alike. On defense especially, unproven players will have a tough time usurping a starting unit returning 97...
Daily Norseman Jul 27, 2016

Kevin Williams Signs One-Day Contract, Will Retire A Viking

Earlier this offseason, former Minnesota Vikings’ defensive end Jared Allen signed a one-day contract with the team so that he could announce his retirement as a member of the purple and gold. Now, one of his running mates on the Minnesota defensive line for many years has chosen to end his outstanding career in the same manner. Per numerous sources on social media, defensive tackle Kevin Williams has signed a one-day deal with the Vikings and will officially announce his retirement tomorrow. Williams’ career with the Vikings got off to a bit of an auspicious start, as he was the player...