The Minnesota Vikings are one of the first teams to put virtual-reality cameras on their practice fields, and coach Mike Zimmer thinks it could be a valuable tool for his young team.
Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner, who counts Troy Aikman, Drew Brees and Philip Rivers among his pupils, believes Teddy Bridgewater has the tools to be a "topflight" QB.
Veteran receiver Mike Wallace and young cornerback Xavier Rhodes expect to challenge each other often in practice this season.
The fourth-year corner said he didn't need surgery for the injury, adding the Vikings felt he could recover without it.
ESPN NFL Nation Vikings Reporter Ben Goessling chats with Jeff Dickerson and Jonathan Hood about Minnesota's offseason including the return of Adrian Peterson. Plus, he shares his keys to the 2015 season.
Vikings place Matthews on IR
Minnesota linebacker Casey Matthews hurt his hip doing hurdles during offseason workouts, ending his first season with the team before it started.
Vikings extend kicker Blair Walsh
Minnesota announced Sunday, the first day of camp, the signing of Walsh before free agency next March. The deal is worth up to $14M over the next five years, with $5.25M guaranteed. Story
The Vikings have signed kicker Blair Walsh to a contract extension, locking up the former Pro Bowler before he was scheduled to hit free agency next March.
The Vikings will be without cornerback Josh Robinson for the foreseeable future. They'll be without linebacker Casey Matthews longer than that.
Skepticism rules at Vikings camp
With Adrian Peterson back, Teddy Bridgewater in his second year and Mike Zimmer presiding over an improving young team, the Vikings are decidedly spending more time trying to play down expectations than they are trying to build them up, Ben Goessling writes. No Super Bowl in July
The Vikings are decidedly spending more time trying to play down expectations than they have the past few seasons.
Mike Zimmer is trying his best to clean up the Vikings' off-field issues, which is why Jabari Price's arrest in December was disappointing for the team's coach.
Adrian Peterson received a rousing welcome from Vikings fans when he reported to the team's training camp Saturday.
Outlook in Vegas for Minnesota is bleak
The experts at Westgate SuperBook don't think too highly of Minnesota's odds in the NFC this season.
Adrian Peterson's elaborate new tattoo
The Vikings RB tweeted a picture of his new tattoo, which is designed to look like body armor with a letter “A” and the inscription “Shield of Faith” over Peterson’s heart. There's more
As he rejoined the Minnesota Vikings at training camp Saturday, Adrian Peterson had some new artwork over his heart.
The Great Rookie Debate
Looking strictly at the numbers, Teddy Bridgewater was the top rookie quarterback last season, not Derek Carr. Bridgewater put up the 5th highest rookie-season QBR since 2006, and had an 84.9 passer rating against the blitz. QB debate (Insider)
Vikings start training camp
Minnesota veterans report to camp today. Among them is 30-year-old Adrian Peterson. Only 10 running backs age 30 or older had a rush attempt last season, and Frank Gore was the only one to gain 1,000 yards.
The Vikings added depth at cornerback with the signing of Josh Thomas, a move made three hours after the NFL suspended Jabari Price for two games.
Peterson still clearly among NFL's best
After almost a full season out of football, is Adrian Peterson still one of the league's best players? Bill Barnwell says so. Where does the running back rank? Grantland: NFL top 100
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