We're continuing with our ranking of the Minnesota Vikings' roster, looking at players No. 45-41.
Even now, at age 45, former Packers quarterback Brett Favre still thinks he could function at a high level in the game.
Future Power Rankings: Vikings are No. 7
The Minnesota Vikings climbed 19 spots after Teddy Bridgewater's strong rookie campaign. Adrian Peterson's return should be positive for Bridgewater's development. Future Power Ranings (Insider)
Before the start of training camp, we're going to analyze the Minnesota Vikings' roster by ranking players 1 through 53 in order of importance.
Louis Riddick, John Clayton and Mike Sando team up to rank every NFL team based on which are best positioned to be successful for the long haul.
The Green Bay Packers have won the NFC North four consecutive years. What will it take for them to be supplanted as division champ?
Vikings: Adrian Peterson says in radio interview that he believes he's still the 'best' back in the league
After a healthy offseason, Charles Johnson could turn out to be a find for the Vikings.
Vikings look like a playoff team
John Clayton writes, "It's not a stretch to expect a healthy [Adrian] Peterson to add 30 yards a game to the Vikings running offense, which would be worth around two or three points per game." Next step for Bridgewater
With Adrian Peterson back and Teddy Bridgewater hitting his stride, expect the Vikings to make a playoff push this season, writes John Clayton.
The Chicago Bears were No. 30 in total defense last year. What followed was an overhaul of the coaching staff and the addition of several new players.
Ben Goessling answers your questions about the Vikings in this week's Twitter mailbag.
Mike Zimmer says Chad Greenway will start at weakside linebacker, but maybe Hodges figures into the mix in nickel situations.
With Adrian Peterson back, what kind of a challenge does the Minnesota Vikings' offense pose for the defenses in the rest of the division?
Peterson, with plenty of time to work out, brought a couple Vikings teammates with him to Texas.
Special teams coach Mike Priefer said, 'The talent is there, the work ethic is there. [He's] young and continues to get better.'
Today's NFC North Q&A has division writers discussing which Green Bay Packers wide receiver -- Jordy Nelson or Randall Cobb -- is superior.
Vikings: Ben Goessling assigns letter grade to team's offseason; identifies best move (AP) and riskiest move (Wallace)
The Vikings have worked Trae Waynes both at an outside and slot cornerback position, making sure the rookie would understand multiple positions.
Minnesota needs to put weapons around second-year QB Teddy Bridgewater, and it has done that.
It didn't take long for linebacker Eric Kendricks to show the Minnesota Vikings he might be able to handle a major role as a rookie.
Veteran wide receiver admits he was 'selfish' and 'hurt' in Green Bay, but the lesson learned made his departure from Minnesota much smoother.
WR Greg Jennings said a phone conversation with Dolphins GM Mike Tannenbaum eventually assuaged concerns the receiver may have had about signing with Miami.
|1(11)||Trae Waynes||CB||Michigan State|
|5(7)||MyCole Pruitt||TE||Southern Illinois|