10:22 PM EDT, Wed August 20, 2014
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 9 hours ago

Greenway gets wrist checked out, Peterson excused

Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said a few minutes ago that outside linebacker Chad Greenway, who played with a fractured wrist a season ago, underwent tests on one of his wrists. The x-rays and the magnetic resonance imaging exam apparently showed nothing major, but Zimmer plans to “back him down a little bit today.” “He’s got a little wrist,” Zimmer said. “It’s not a big deal. He’s been MRIed and X-rayed and we just don’t want to irritate it more.” Greenway sprained his right wrist during Week 7 last season and fractured it in two spots the following week. He did not miss...
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 4 hours ago

Zimmer, Greenway and Jennings talk about the Vikings progress

As the team prepares to play the Kansas City Chiefs this weekend, head coach Mike Zimmer and players say there’s still work to do.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 7 hours ago

Tingelhoff moves one step closer to realizing Hall of Fame dream

Mick Tingelhoff, the overlooked and undrafted center who went on to play 17 seasons without missing a game for the Vikings, has moved one step closer to reaching the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Tingelhoff, a five-time first-team All-Pro and six-time Pro Bowler from 1962 to 1978, was chosen this afternoon as the Hall of Fame Senior Committee’s lone nominee for enshrinement in 2015. Although the Senior Committee carries tremendous weight, Tingelhoff still must receive at least 80 percent of the vote from the full board of selectors. They will meet and vote on the Saturday before Super Bowl 49...

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Minneapolis Star-Tribune 42 mins ago

Hartman: Tingelhoff nears getting into NFL Hall of Fame

The durable former Vikings center never missed a game or practice in 17 years.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 2 hours ago

Access Vikings: Greenway gets wrist checked out

Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway played much of last season with a broken wrist and former Vikings center Mick Tingelhoff is one step closer to getting into the Football Hall of Fame.
St. Paul Pioneer Press 4 hours ago

Vikings' linebacker race between Jasper Brinkley, Audie Cole going down to wire

Vikings coach Mike Zimmer soon must choose whether he will open the 2014 season with a 2012 model or a 2013.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 5 hours ago

Vikings stadium tour: Next best thing to being there

Wilfs get tour of stadium site from construction chief Dave Mansell
St. Paul Pioneer Press 6 hours ago

Vikings great Mick Tinglehoff step closer to Hall of Fame

Former Vikings center Mick Tinglehoff is a step closer to finally making the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 6 hours ago

Viking Stadium Construction Cam

Watch the progress of the new stadium.
St. Paul Pioneer Press 7 hours ago
Vikings: For Everson Griffen, 'football's fun ... in attack mode'

Vikings: For Everson Griffen, 'football's fun ... in attack mode'

Training camp scrimmages and preseason games hardly are complete barometers, but by any measure Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen is a different player in 2014.
St. Paul Pioneer Press 7 hours ago
Vikings: Cordarrelle Patterson to return some preseason kicks

Vikings: Cordarrelle Patterson to return some preseason kicks

Cordarrelle Patterson has been returning more kicks in practice this week and the wide receiver is poised for his first special-teams look of the preseason Saturday night when the Vikings visit Kansas City's Arrowhead Stadium.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 13 hours ago

Access Vikings morning walkthrough: Ponder, Bridgewater vs. Manziel and more

Every weekday, our Vikings reporters walk you through what’s happening with the team that day. WHAT YOU MIGHT HAVE MISSED — QB Christian Ponder not written off by Vikings coaching staff. — Jim Souhan thinks QB Teddy Bridgewater has been more poised than Browns QB Johnny Manziel. — Mark Craig looks at the “points of emphasis” causing more penalties in the preseason. — WR Jerome Simpson said meeting with NFL went great. — RB Adrian Peterson likely won’t play during the preseason. TWEET OF THE (YESTER)DAY Chad Greenway and @ceeflashpee84 aid @StarTribune‘s @markcraignfl and...
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 13 hours ago

VikesCentric: In search of interceptions

No NFL team has fewer interceptions over the last three seasons than the Minnesota Vikings.
St. Paul Pioneer Press Aug 19, 2014

Vikings: Chris Kluwe's former teammates 'not returning my calls'

Chris Kluwe was among friends last December when he was honored as a member of the Vikings' All-Metrodome team. During his visit to the Twin Cities, he chatted amicably with a number of former teammates.
St. Paul Pioneer Press Aug 19, 2014

LGBT groups call Vikings settlement a step forward for equal rights

The settlement of a dispute between the Minnesota Vikings and a former player who alleged homophobic actions by the team was seen by local and national gay rights organizations as a positive development for pro sports.

Adrian Peterson is ‘wired up’

Vikings running back Adrian Peterson and other players are anxious to start the season.

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