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Vikings GM Rick Spielman: ‘Kirk Cousins Is Our Quarterback’

Vikings GM Rick Spielman: ‘Kirk Cousins Is Our Quarterback’

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The quarterback carousel has begun to spin around the NFL for the second straight offseason, with even the slight potential of further movement creating a flurry of speculation about who will man these vital positions for certain teams once the cuts, […]

Vikings Release Kyle Rudolph

Vikings Release Kyle Rudolph

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Vikings have released longtime tight end Kyle Rudolph.

The team announced the move Tuesday afternoon. Rudolph played for the Vikings for a decade. They took him in the second round of the 2011 NFL draft.

“Thank you Minnesota!!” Rudolph tweeted. “Although my time as a […]

NFL Offseason Dates Vikings Fans Need To Know

NFL Offseason Dates Vikings Fans Need To Know

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The NFL offseason reached its first milestone Tuesday as the window for tagging players opened.

The franchise and transition tags allow teams to place a one-year tender on a player, rather than signing them to a long-term contract.

Last offseason, the Vikings placed […]

Vikings Add 2 New Defensive Coaches

Vikings Add 2 New Defensive Coaches

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Vikings have added two coaches on the defensive side of the ball.

The team announced Thursday Karl Scott has been hired as defensive backs coach and Paul Guenther is joining as senior defensive assistant.

Scott replaces Daronte Jones, who was hired as the […]

Justin Jefferson Leads 5 Vikings On Pro Football Focus’ Top 101

Justin Jefferson Leads 5 Vikings On Pro Football Focus’ Top 101

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Analytics website Pro Football Focus lists five Minnesota Vikings among the 101 best players in the league.

Rookie receiver Justin Jefferson is the highest-ranked Viking, coming in at No. 15. That’s one spot ahead of the receiver he replaced, Stefon […]

Report: Vikings Sign Kicker From Buccaneers Practice Squad

Report: Vikings Sign Kicker From Buccaneers Practice Squad

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — After a season of struggle for starting kicker Dan Bailey, the Minnesota Vikings are signing another player at the position.

Contract details for Greg Joseph’s signing have not been announced. The move was announced on Twitter by Joseph’s agent, Brett Tessler, and confirmed […]

Report: Vikings Promote Klint Kubiak To Offensive Coordinator

Report: Vikings Promote Klint Kubiak To Offensive Coordinator

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Vikings are elevating Klint Kubiak to offensive coordinator, according to NFL Network reports.

The #Vikings are promoting Klint Kubiak to offensive coordinator, sources tell me and @RapSheet.

Mike Zimmer wanted to keep the Kubiak offense in place, and he’ll […]

Fmr. Gopher Antoine Winfield Jr. Intercepts Patrick Mahomes In Super Bowl, Gets Revenge On Tyreek Hill

Fmr. Gopher Antoine Winfield Jr. Intercepts Patrick Mahomes In Super Bowl, Gets Revenge On Tyreek Hill

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Former Golden Gophers’ star defensive back Antoine Winfield Jr. is now a Super Bowl champion with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. And his performance Sunday evening was a memorable one.

The matchup between the two […]

Vikings WR Justin Jefferson Loses Rookie Of The Year Honor To Chargers QB Herbert

Vikings WR Justin Jefferson Loses Rookie Of The Year Honor To Chargers QB Herbert

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A record-breaking debut season and an All-Pro nod weren’t enough to earn Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson the NFL’s Rookie of the Year award.

That honor went to Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert. The Chargers […]

Vikings Pick Ryan Ficken As New Special Teams Coordinator

Vikings Pick Ryan Ficken As New Special Teams Coordinator

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings promoted Ryan Ficken to special teams coordinator and hired Josh Hingst as strength and conditioning coach on Monday.

Ficken is the longest-tenured coach on the staff, entering his 15th season with Minnesota. He was the assistant special teams […]