7:44 AM EDT, Sun August 19, 2018
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 10 hours ago
'Use it as a chance to get better' says Cousins about loss to Jaguars

'Use it as a chance to get better' says Cousins about loss to Jaguars

Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins came off as being hopeful rather than upset about today's loss to the Jaguars and sees it as an opportunity to improve rather than regress.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 14 hours ago

Kirk Cousins watch: A snapshot of the Vikings' QB's performance vs. the Jaguars

We take a closer look at Kirk Cousins’ game versus Jacksonville.
Twin Cities 10 hours ago
Vikings DE Brian Robison says NFL’s new rules to improve safety too ‘confusing’

Vikings DE Brian Robison says NFL’s new rules to improve safety too ‘confusing’

Vikings defensive end Brian Robison is hardly overjoyed with some of the NFL rule changes. In the fourth quarter of Saturday’s 14-10 preseason loss to Jacksonville at U.S. Bank Stadium, Minnesota linebacker Antwione Williams sacked quarterback Cody Kessler for a seven-yard loss. But Williams was called for roughing the passer. “At the end of the […]

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Minneapolis Star-Tribune 10 hours ago

Vikings coach Mike Zimmer: ‘We didn’t deserve to win’

Vikings coach Mike Zimmer wasn't happy after the 14-10 loss to Jacksonville. He says they didn't deserve to win and have a lot of work to do in preparation for the start of the regular season.
Twin Cities 11 hours ago
Vikings’ Ifeadi Odenigbo dominates after ‘sign from God’

Vikings’ Ifeadi Odenigbo dominates after ‘sign from God’

Ifeadi Odenigbo was chilling on the Vikings’ sidelines on Saturday afternoon at U.S. Bank Stadium when defensive line coach Andre Patterson came up to him with an unusual request. “He was like ‘You need to go play defensive end,’ ” said Odenigbo, who made the switch to defensive tackle earlier this offseason. “I was like, […]
Twin Cities 11 hours ago
Vikings RB Latavius Murray vows to ‘be better’ after fumbling twice vs. Jaguars

Vikings RB Latavius Murray vows to ‘be better’ after fumbling twice vs. Jaguars

Latavius Murray is hardly known as a fumbler. He coughed up the ball just once last season and just twice in 2016. Plenty changed, though, on Saturday. The Vikings’ running back fumbled twice in the first quarter in a 14-10 loss to Jacksonville in the preseason home opener at U.S. Bank Stadium. “I can’t do […]
Twin Cities 12 hours ago
Vikings’ Mike Boone impresses as running back competition heats up

Vikings’ Mike Boone impresses as running back competition heats up

Last week, undrafted rookie Roc Thomas was the talk of the town on the heels an electrifying performance against the Denver Broncos. He finished with 131 yards from scrimmage and a pair of touchdowns, doing most of his damage on a screen pass that he took 78 yards to paydirt. This week, undrafted rookie Mike […]
Twin Cities 12 hours ago
Vikings’ Kai Forbath on missed field goal: ‘That’s a kick I should make’

Vikings’ Kai Forbath on missed field goal: ‘That’s a kick I should make’

Vikings kicker Kai Forbath had his first misstep of the preseason Saturday afternoon as he continues his position battle with rookie Daniel Carlson. After drilling a 44-yard field goal against the Jacksonville Jaguars, Forbath prompted boos throughout U.S. Bank Stadium by clanking a 41-yard attempt off the right upright. “That’s a kick I should make,” […]
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 13 hours ago

Multiple Vikings suffered 'serious' injuries against Jacksonville

The Vikings entered the Jacksonville game with several players nursing injuries, and left with several more now sidelined.
The Viking Age 13 hours ago

Preseason Week 2 Ups and Downs: Minnesota Vikings vs. Jaguars

The Minnesota Vikings played against the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 2 of the NFL preseason. Here are good, bad, and interesting things from the game. Following an impressive first team showing by the Minnesota Vikings in Week 1 of the preseason, the team stayed home to host Blake Bortles and the Jacksonville Jaguars on Saturday, […] Preseason Week 2 Ups and Downs: Minnesota Vikings vs. Jaguars - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 14 hours ago

‘We just need to get back to being us’: Vikings reflect on loss to Jaguars

After their first preseason home game, and their first loss, the Vikings talk about what they did right, and what they need to improve upon.
Daily Norseman 14 hours ago
Mike Zimmer says that Cedrick Lang will be going on injured reserve

Mike Zimmer says that Cedrick Lang will be going on injured reserve

And there will probably be more where that came from One of the main stories to come out of the Minnesota Vikings’ 14-10 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 2 of preseason action is the injuries that the Vikings suffered during the game. While we don’t know the fate of everyone that was hurt on Saturday, head coach Mike Zimmer has already clarified that one player will definitely be heading to injured reserve. Offensive lineman Cedrick Lang will be heading to IR, Zimmer said in his press conference following Saturday’s game. Lang was injured in the fourth quarter of the game when...
Charley Walters / Twin Cities 14 hours ago
Charley Walters: Vikings need to beef up offensive line. Now.

Charley Walters: Vikings need to beef up offensive line. Now.

It’s unclear what the Minnesota Vikings would be willing to trade for offensive line help, but it is clear that they can’t go into the regular season with what they have there now. Nick Easton, probably out for the year after neck surgery, could play both center and guard. The Vikings need to find that […]
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 14 hours ago

Vikings transition to all-digital tickets without a glitch Saturday

The team is one of a handful of football teams moving this year away from print tickets.
Daily Norseman 14 hours ago
NFL Network goes full “Heidi Game,” cuts off final minutes of Vikings/Jaguars

NFL Network goes full “Heidi Game,” cuts off final minutes of Vikings/Jaguars

It wasn’t over, except in the NFL Network control room When the NFL Network announced earlier in the year that the Week 2 preseason contest between the Minnesota Vikings and the Jacksonville Jaguars would be featured on their channel, most people. . .including those well outside of the Twin Cities market like myself. . .assumed that it would be the entire game. Not so much. The Jaguars got a go-ahead touchdown from Brandon Wilds to take a 14-10 lead over the Vikings with less than two minutes remaining and the Vikings still holding all three of their time outs. Rather than sticking with...
The Viking Age 14 hours ago

Offense looks sluggish, Vikings fall in preseason matchup to Jaguars

After putting up 42 points in their first preseason game of 2018, the Minnesota Vikings suffered a 14-10 loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars on Saturday. A week after an impressive preseason win over the Denver Broncos, the Minnesota Vikings let a victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars slip out of their hands on Saturday. In a […] Offense looks sluggish, Vikings fall in preseason matchup to Jaguars - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

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    Dalvin Cook

    Dalvin Cook, Everson Griffen among Vikings sitting out today’s game

  • 2 Rashod Hill

    Rashod Hill

    Everson Griffen, Dalvin Cook not expected to play for Vikings vs. Jaguars

  • 1 Nick Easton

    Nick Easton

    Charley Walters: Vikings need to beef up offensive line. Now.

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