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Minnesota Vikings @ Detroit Lions 6th Season Game

Please join the Minnesota Vikings Fan Club of New Mexico at the Fox & Hound for the sixth game of the season. The game starts at 11:00am Mountain Time.

The Minnesota Vikings travel to Detroit to take on the Lions. The Lions were winless until they beat the downtrodden Bears last week. That […]

Reports: Lions hire Jim Caldwell as head coach, only 2 jobs still open

By dwetmore@1500espn.com

And then there were two.

An NFL offseason that began with eight head coaching vacancies has been whittled to two, after the Detroit Lions became the sixth team to name a new head coach.

The team announced Tuesday that Jim Caldwell will be the new head coach, leaving just […]

Vikings’ draft spot not hurt by win, Minnesota will select 8th in 2014

By akrammer@1500espn.com

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Vikings did not hurt their draft stock with Sunday’s 14-13 win over the Detroit Lions.

The Vikings have the No. 8 overall pick in the 2014 draft as a bevy of NFL teams in front of them in the draft order also lost their season finales. Pending […]

Cordarrelle Patterson leads Minnesota Vikings over Detroit Lions in season finale

By Associated Press The Minnesota Vikings beat the Detroit Lions 14-13 on Sunday afternoon in the final game of the Metrodome’s 32 seasons. Cordarrelle Patterson scored two touchdowns, including the go-ahead score.

Source: National Football League

With two Patterson touchdowns, Vikings stave off Lions in Dome finale

By apnews@1500espn.com

MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Vikings fittingly left the Metrodome with one more victory over the Detroit Lions.

Rookie Cordarrelle Patterson scored two more touchdowns, including the go-ahead catch in the end zone in the fourth quarter, and the Vikings beat the Lions 14-13 on Sunday afternoon in the final game at the […]

Vikings Leave Metrodome With Victory Over Lions

By Sara Boyd

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings fittingly left the Metrodome with one more victory over the Detroit Lions.

Rookie Cordarrelle Patterson scored two more touchdowns, including the go-ahead catch in the end zone in the fourth quarter, and the Vikings beat the Lions 14-13 on Sunday afternoon in the final […]

Vikings Hold Peterson Out Of Final Game

By Sara Boyd

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson has been held out of the season finale.

Kevin Ogletree is in the starting lineup Sunday at Minnesota for Johnson, who has been bothered by a knee injury for much of the season. Johnson finished with 1,492 yards and 12 touchdowns in […]

Pregame: Metrodome finale features talent evaluation in Vikings-Lions

By akrammer@1500espn.com

Many of the fixtures in Sunday’s season finale between the Minnesota Vikings (4-10-1) and Detroit Lions (7-8) likely won’t be around much longer.

The Metrodome is set to be demolished in mid-January.

The last game played on its synthetic turf is one of only three NFL games without any playoff implications […]

Zulgad: Thanks for the many memories, Metrodome. Good riddance.

By jzulgad@1500espn.com

There have been numerous lists produced in recent weeks about the greatest moments in the history of the Metrodome as the 31-year-old stadium gets set to face its demise after the Minnesota Vikings play host to the Detroit Lions on Sunday.

The memorable games and events are many:

The Twins won their […]

Minnesota Vikings Facing The Detroit Lions In Mall Of America Finale

By cbsexaminer

By Joseph Gunther

The Minnesota Vikings will play their final game at Mall of America Field Sunday against the Detroit Lions.

The Vikings (4-11-1) are coming off a blow out road loss at the hands of the Cincinnati Bengals and the Lions are coming off an overtime loss to the New York […]