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  • newWinter Park Rewind: December 15 - 19
    Get caught up on the week that was at Winter Park leading into Sunday's game against the Dolphins: Monday, December 15 Miscues ended up costing the Vikings the game on Sunday against the Lions, and...
    - 3 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 8:00pm -
  • newVikings Roundup 12/19: Former QB Brad Johnson on Bridgewater
    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Former Vikings quarterback Brad Johnson said this week that he likes what he’s seen from Teddy Bridgewater and he thinks it’s only the beginning for the rookie QB. Johnson sp...
    - 7 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 4:03pm -
  • newTimeout with Linval Joseph
    Much of the work Linval Joseph does at nose tackle helps the rest of the defensive line implement Head Coach Mike Zimmer’s scheme. Joseph relies on strength that’s been elite since high school whe...
    - 8 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 3:31pm -
  • newWhat We Learned: Vikings vs. Dolphins
    The week of practice is over and the Vikings are set for their game this Sunday against the Miami Dolphins. Here’s what we learned this week about the Vikings as they prepared for Week 6 Bridgewat...
    - 11 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 12:34pm -
  • newBarr To Have Knee Surgery, Miss Final 2 Games
    Rookie LB Anthony Barr, who has missed the past two games due to a knee injury, will miss the rest of the season and have surgery on said knee, Head Coach Mike Zimmer announced on Friday. Barr wi...
    - 13 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 10:40am -
  • newNew Vikings Stadium News & Notes - 12/19
    Vikings Pay $1.2 Million to Add LED Sports Lighting to New Stadium The Vikings have committed more than $1.2 million to convert lighting throughout the stadium bowl from metal halide to LED. The ...
    - 13 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 10:30am -
  • newZimmer Addresses The Media on Friday
    Vikings Head Coach Mike Zimmer We’re excited to get going here, get back on the road, get down to Florida, to play, I think, a really good football team. They’ve played some really close games – t...
    - 13 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 10:00am -
  • newNew Stadium Webcam Pausing for Relocation
    The high-tech camera that has offered a live stream from the southeast corner of the new Vikings stadium during the first year of construction will go off-line Friday for relocation. The progress ...
    - 16 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:38am -
  • Fantasy: Vikings Will Warm Up in Miami Sun
    Minnesota Vikings fans will be jealous of the purple and gold this weekend, as the team heads to sunny South Florida for a battle against the Miami Dolphins, escaping the chill of the Land of 10,0...
    - 1 day ago, 18 Dec 14, 7:06pm -
  • Vikings Roundup 12/18: Blocking, Tackling Trump Coaching Ties
    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — The Vikings and Dolphins have met just 11 previous times and haven’t faced each other since 2010, but there’s familiarity across the coaching ranks. Minnesota Head Coach Mike...
    - 1 day ago, 18 Dec 14, 6:05pm -

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  • newWeek 16 injury report roundup

    Week 16 injury report roundup

    Over the course of the week, there are a lot of posts about the most prominent injured players but we know that you might not see all of them and that some others may fall through the cracks. As a result, we’ll comb through all the injury reports every Friday afternoon so that there’s one…
    - 8 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 2:59pm -
  • newTestimony suggests other NFL players drugged drinks

    Testimony suggests other NFL players drugged drinks

    The criminal cases involving former NFL safety Darren Sharper contain some of the most disturbing allegations ever made against a current or former pro football player.  Testimony generated in connection with one of the criminal cases suggests that other NFL players may have done some of the same things Sharper allegedly did. Sharper is accused…
    - 11 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 11:51am -
  • newAnthony Barr done for year with knee surgery

    Anthony Barr done for year with knee surgery

    Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr, who has missed the last two games with a knee injury, will miss the final two games of the season due to that injury. Coach Mike Zimmer announced on Friday that Barr, the ninth overall pick in the draft, will have surgery on the knee. “He played great,” Zimmer said of…
    - 12 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 11:16am -
  • newTaped calls show very strong effort to get Peterson to show up for NFL meeting

    Taped calls show very strong effort to get Peterson to show up for NFL meeting

    Four days ago, the NFL Players Association filed a legal challenge to the suspension of Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.  The exhibits to the petition include a pair of recorded phone calls between Peterson and NFL executive V.P. of football operations Troy Vincent. PFT has obtained the recorded phone calls.  They create the distinct impression…
    - 17 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 6:29am -
  • Norv Turner: It’s pretty incredible to me what Teddy Bridgewater has done this season

    Norv Turner: It’s pretty incredible to me what Teddy Bridgewater has done this season

    The Vikings won’t make the playoffs in 2014, but offensive coordinator Norv Turner feels pretty sure that they’ve found themselves a quarterback. Turner opened up his press conference on Thursday with a long statement about how impressed he’s been by the play of rookie Teddy Bridgewater this season that seemed to be a defense against…
    - 1 day ago, 18 Dec 14, 1:41pm -
  • NFLPA not pushing for Peterson reinstatement in 2014

    NFLPA not pushing for Peterson reinstatement in 2014

    Yes, the 74-page lawsuit filed Monday by the NFL Players Association seeks the immediate reinstatement of Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.  But that request means nothing without specific efforts to secure immediate reinstatement. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, the NFLPA has done nothing — and will do nothing — aimed at forcing…
    - 3 days ago, 16 Dec 14, 11:44am -
  • NFLPA files suit challenging Peterson suspension

    NFLPA files suit challenging Peterson suspension

    As expected, the NFL Players Association has filed a lawsuit challenging Friday’s decision to uphold the suspension imposed on Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. The 74-page document, filed in Minneapolis federal court, does not request that the suspension be lifted while the litigation is pending.  While a separate motion for preliminary injunction and/or request for…
    - 5 days ago, 15 Dec 14, 7:47am -
  • Peterson plans to play in 2015

    Peterson plans to play in 2015

    Yes, Vikings running back Adrian Peterson recently talked about retiring from football and taking at run at the Olympics.  No, he’s not going to be doing that. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, Peterson plans to play in 2015.  The lawsuit to be filed as soon as Monday will be aimed at securing…
    - 5 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 4:35pm -
  • Lions beat Vikings, move into first place in NFC North

    Lions beat Vikings, move into first place in NFC North

    The Vikings gave the Lions everything they could handle for 60 minutes today at Ford Field, but Detroit came away victorious after a hard-fought battle that put the Lions on top of the NFC North. Detroit’s 16-14 win, combined with the Packers’ loss to the Bills today, means both the Lions and the Packers are…
    - 5 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 4:14pm -
  • Vikings get some good and some bad from Bridgewater

    Vikings get some good and some bad from Bridgewater

    The first half in Detroit today saw Vikings rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater show flashes of the talent that made him a first-round draft pick — as well as flashes of the mistakes that rookie quarterbacks so often make. Bridgewater marched the Vikings down the field on two long touchdown drives early in the game, one…
    - 5 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 2:52pm -

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  • newVikings looking to reverse road struggles
    The Vikings are only 2-5 on the road this season, but at least this time they will enjoy some warm weather.
    - 10 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 12:49pm -
  • newVikings have Asiata’s heart
    Matt Asiata is getting an opportunity this year with Adrian Peterson and Jerick McKinnon out. He’s also in a contract year.
    - 11 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 12:39pm -
  • newBarr’s season over, knee surgery upcoming
    Anthony Barr’s rookie season is over after it was determined he will need knee surgery.
    - 12 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 11:35am -
  • newVikings, Dolphins have some similarities
    The Dolphins are like the Vikings in some ways, working through injuries and absences, and hoping to close out the season on a run.
    - 13 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 9:46am -
  • newRudolph doubtful; Johnson, Barr out vs. Miami
    The Vikings will be without Charlie Johnson and Anthony Barr, and likely without Kyle Rudolph against the Dolphins.
    - 14 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 9:29am -
  • newHoller: Vikings feeling good about future
    The Vikings locker room has a different feel from past losing teams. This time, players are feeling upbeat about the future and looking to build toward that in the final two games.
    - 14 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 8:45am -
  • newSmith, Sendejo an aggressive mix at safety
    Harrison Smith and Andrew Sendejo make an aggressive duo at safety as they continue to push a strong Vikings defense with their versatility.
    - 16 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 7:03am -
  • Vikings wary of Tannehill, Wallace duo
    The Vikings know the dual threat that QB Ryan Tannehill possesses, and giving him time means deep shots to WR Mike Wallace.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Dec 14, 4:15pm -
  • Vikings rookies anxious to see return TDs
    Three young players that have been primarily special teams contributors talked about the importance of contributing to a return touchdown, which hasn’t happened yet this year.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Dec 14, 1:44pm -
  • Turner: Bridgewater ‘incredible’ vs. Lions
    While Teddy Bridgewater has received some criticism for two critical interceptions on Sunday, his offensive coordinator was adamant that Bridgewater’s play was “pretty incredible” and said “I don’t see him having limits, limitations.” The rookie’s play of late gives credence to Turner’s big defense of him Thursday.
    - 1 day ago, 18 Dec 14, 12:32pm -

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Minnesota Vikings vs Miami Dolphins | Odds Picks and Predictions by Get More Sports | December 18, 2014 at 04:41PM
Minnesota Vikings vs Miami Dolphins | Odds Picks and Predictions by Get More Sports | December 18, 2014 at 04:41PM
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Minnesota Vikings vs Miami Dolphins | Odds Picks and Predictions by Get More Sports | December 18, 2014 at 04:41PM
Minnesota Vikings vs Miami Dolphins | Odds Picks and Predictions by Get More Sports | December 18, 2014 at 04:41PM
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VIDEO: Adrian Peterson's appeal denied
VIDEO: Adrian Peterson's appeal denied
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  • newPlay FanDuel, Get 100% Deposit Bonus and Re-start Your Fantasy Football Season

    Play FanDuel, Get 100% Deposit Bonus and Re-start Your Fantasy Football Season

    Click here to use FanDuel promo code SBNATION32, get 100% deposit bonusWith the fantasy football season just about over, we're going to give folks another chance to score courtesy of FanDuel. We've set up another league exclusively for readers of The Daily Norseman, and the procedures for joining have been the same as the last couple of weeks.You simply have to click this link here to join this week's league. Also, as you see above, if you're new to FanDuel and you use the promo code SBNATION32 when you sign up, you can get a 100% deposit bonus. This offer does not work for folks tha…
    - 10 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 1:43pm -
  • newMinnesota Vikings at Miami Dolphins: Final Injury Reports For Both Teams

    Minnesota Vikings at Miami Dolphins: Final Injury Reports For Both Teams

    It's Friday, which means it's injury report day for teams across the National Football League. With that being the case, the Minnesota Vikings and the Miami Dolphins have released their final injury reports for this Sunday's contest down in Miami, and man. . .are they both lengthy. Let's take a look at both, starting with the visiting team like we always do.Minnesota VikingsPlayerPositionInjurySunday StatusAnthony BarrLBKneeOutCharlie JohnsonGAnkleOutKyle RudolphTEAbdomen/GroinDoubtfulRobert BlantonSAnkle/KneeQuestionableMatt AsiataRBFootProbableS…
    - 10 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 12:49pm -
  • newAre The Minnesota Vikings On The Right Track?

    Are The Minnesota Vikings On The Right Track?

    The season is winding down, but our Playbook series, courtesy of the folks at GMC, is still going strong. This week, Hall of Fame running back Marshall Faulk has a new question for us.My #GMCPlaybook question for @SBNation: Does your GM have vision? Grade your front office’s performance this season. http://t.co/kfiJU12YwC— Marshall Faulk (@marshallfaulk) December 18, 2014At the end of the day, every GM has the same goal: win a championship. But when you’re Professional Grade, it takes vision to build a path toward that goal. Look back at all the moves your front office made…
    - 11 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 12:13pm -
  • newAnthony Barr Won't Return For Final Two Games

    Anthony Barr Won't Return For Final Two Games

    The rookie campaign of Minnesota Vikings' linebacker Anthony Barr is officially over.At his press conference today, head coach Mike Zimmer said that Barr found out yesterday that he needed a procedure on his ailing knee and will miss the final two games of the season.Barr had played his way into the conversation for Defensive Rookie of the Year in the early portion of the season, but had a few off games prior to his injury. He has not played since the Vikings' 31-13 victory over the Carolina Panthers on 30 November.Barr ends his rookie season with four sacks, three passes defended, t…
    - 12 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 11:13am -
  • newHere's The Situation: Dolphins

    Here's The Situation: Dolphins

    The Vikings are out of the playoffs, but a .500 record is still possible. The Vikings take their talents to South Beach this week to take on the Miami Dolphins, and in the process they hope to avenge the loss in Super Bowl VIII. What's that? None of the players on either roster were alive when Super Bowl VIII was played? Oh.Get off my lawn.In some respects, the Dolphins, as a team, are very similar to the Vikings--decent but not great running game, young quarterbacks that are getting better, and a pretty good defense that will keep them in almost every game. the one area where the Vik…
    - 15 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 8:15am -
  • newFrigga's Fantasy Football Fridays: Week 16

    Frigga's Fantasy Football Fridays: Week 16

    The Daily Norseman takes a look at the fantasy football prospects of our Minnesota Vikings as they travel on the road to face the Miami Dolphins.It is Super Bowl week in fantasy football everybody!  Week 16 is traditionally the last usable week in standard leagues, which is when most leagues will schedule their championship game.  With many playoff caliber teams securing their playoff seeds by Week 17, they sometimes sit their star players for an extra week of rest, making Week 17 a pretty dicey week for fantasy purposes.  If your team survived all the way to the Super Bowl, congrat…
    - 17 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 6:00am -
  • newMinnesota Vikings News and Links, 12/19

    Minnesota Vikings News and Links, 12/19

    We've made it to another Friday, and it's a great day for America, ladies and gentlemen!Since the last time we brought you an Open Thread. . .-Eric has his weekly picks column up. It does not say "Dead Pick Storage" on it, because storing dead picks isn't our business.-Arif and company have put together the latest episode of Norse Code for your listening pleasure.-Norv Turner really likes Teddy Bridgewater. You should really like Teddy Bridgewater, too.From some other sites around the internet. . .-December has been a pretty good month for rookie linebacker Brandon Watts.-Some…
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  • Norv Turner Seems Pretty Impressed With Teddy Bridgewater

    Norv Turner Seems Pretty Impressed With Teddy Bridgewater

    At a press conference that was held today in Minneapolis, Vikings' offensive coordinator Norv Turner talked about the progress that has been made by rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater so far this season. As you can see from the statement, Norv. . .who has been at this football thing for a while. . .seems to be pretty impressed. (Image comes from the Twitter account of Star-Tribune Vikings beat writer Matt Vensel.)Seriously, is there anyone out there that's still doubting Teddy Bridgewater at this point? As Ted said in his post the other day, it's no longer a matter of if Bri…
    - 1 day ago, 18 Dec 14, 2:47pm -

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  • newAnthony Barr to undergo season-ending knee surgery
    Anthony Barr is set to have knee surgery to put an end to the linebacker's rookie season. Barr, who was selected ninth in the draft, hasn't played for the Minnesota Vikings since Week 13.
    - 12 hours ago, 19 Dec 14, 11:28am -
  • Lions' defense carries team again on way to playoffs
    The Detroit Lions are one step closer to the playoffs after narrowly getting by Teddy Bridgewater and the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
    - 5 days ago, 14 Dec 14, 4:54pm -
  • Adrian Peterson: 'I've considered retiring from the NFL'
    Adrian Peterson admitted Friday that during the legal and appeals process, the Minnesota Vikings running back has considered retiring from football, due to its discouraging nature. What else did AP say?
    - 7 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 7:36pm -
  • Adrian Peterson appeal denied; suspension upheld
    Adrian Peterson's appeal, heard by appeals officer Harold Henderson, has been denied and his suspension has been upheld, NFL spokesperson Greg Aiello announced Friday.
    - 7 days ago, 12 Dec 14, 2:16pm -
  • Jerick McKinnon placed on Minnesota Vikings' IR
    The Vikings placed Jerick McKinnon on injured reserve Saturday. Did the rookie running back show enough for Minnesota to move on from Adrian Peterson in 2015?
    - 13 days ago, 6 Dec 14, 12:23pm -
  • Cordarrelle Patterson not in the doghouse, Vikings say
    After a dazzling Week 1 performance, Cordarrelle Patterson has since struggled. Benched in favor of Charles Johnson, is the Vikings' 2013 first-round draft pick in the doghouse?
    - 14 days ago, 6 Dec 14, 10:14am -
  • Cordarrelle Patterson benched for Charles Johnson
    Cordarrelle Patterson's supposed breakout season hasn't gone as planned. The second-year Minnesota Vikings' wide receiver has been sent to the bench in favor of Charles Johnson.
    - 15 days ago, 4 Dec 14, 11:21am -
  • Adrian Peterson makes statement at appeal hearing
    Ian Rapoport reported Tuesday that the appeal hearing for the Minnesota Vikings running back has concluded for the day and resumes Thursday, according to a source involved in the proceedings.
    - 17 days ago, 2 Dec 14, 12:15pm -
  • Cordarrelle Patterson frustrated with limited role
    Cordarrelle Patterson played just three snaps and was targeted once Sunday. While he didn't say it outright, the Minnesota Vikings receiver was clearly frustrated after the win.
    - 19 days ago, 1 Dec 14, 8:22am -
  • NFL to remind teams not to warm footballs
    As the weather outside becomes chillier, the NFL has warned teams not to warm frozen footballs on the sidelines, as cameras caught attendants doing Sunday in the Panthers-Vikings game in Minnesota.
    - 19 days ago, 1 Dec 14, 7:33am -