Final W 13 - 9
Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte slipped out of the backfield and hauled in a 10-yard pass late in the game against the Vikings on Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium, and in doing so rewrote the NFL record books.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 3 hours ago
The Vikings will have the 11th overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft after defeating the Bears 13-9 at TCF Bank Stadium on Sunday. They were in a three-way tie at 7-9 with the Browns and Saints but carried the worst strength of schedule percentage among the three. They edged out the Browns, .475 to .478,...
Daily Norseman 3 hours ago
With pretty much all of the relevant results having been tallied, the Minnesota Vikings have secured the 11th overall selection in the 2015 NFL Draft. Here is the selection order for the first 20 teams, which is set because these teams did not make the post-season. Pick Team Record Strength of Schedule 1 Tampa...
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 4 hours ago
The dates will be the determined in the spring, but the Vikings officially know who they will play next season. The majority of the schedule is based on a rotation with the exception for two NFC foes that are determined by where the Vikings finish in the standings. The Vikings concluded this season...
CBS Sports 4 hours ago
Adam Aizer, Jamey Eisenberg, Pete Prisco and Dave Richard recap the action of the Bears and the Vikings.
Teddy Bridgewater threw for nearly 3,000 yards. He was a respectable 6-6 as a starter.
Rotoworld 8 hours ago
Teddy Bridgewater completed 17-of-25 throws for 209 yards, one touchdown, and one interception in the Vikings' Week 17 win over the Bears, adding 18 yards rushing.
By Chris Tomasson email@example.com Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway won't play in Sunday's season finale against Chicago at TCF Bank Stadium. Greenway suffered a knee injury last Sunday at Miami and was questionable for the game. However, he was made inactive. The Vikings also deactivated running back Henry Josey, whom they signed last Wednesday off Jacksonville's practice squad. That left the Vikings with just two running backs for Sunday's game in Matt Asiata and Joe Banyard. Minnesota's other inactive players were defensive backs Ahmad Dixon and Shaun Prater, linebacker Brandon...
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 11 hours ago
Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway is inactive in the season finale against the Bears on Sunday due to a knee injury. He did not practice all week and was listed as questionable on Friday. This could be the ninth-year veteran’s final game with the Vikings. Greenway, 31, is slated to earn $7 million...
Veteran Vikings wide receiver Greg Jennings has vowed to help turn around troubled Cordarrelle Patterson.
Rotoworld 7 hours ago
Greg Jennings secured 3-of-5 targets for 45 yards in the Vikings' Week 17 win over the Bears.
Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery spoke confidently Sunday during a pregame interview Sunday on WBBM as if business would continue as usual at Halas Hall in the wake of the team's season-ending 13-9 loss to the Minnesota Vikings. "Obviously, it's at the end of the season," Emery said. "So on Monday, we'll have a team meeting. Our coaches will hold that meeting. After that, they'll start evaluating players. We've already done that from a personnel perspective, and we'll move forward.