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Vikings add seven to practice squad, one spot open

by Andrew Krammer 1500ESPN.com

The Minnesota Vikings continued the busy weekend by announcing seven players to their practice squad on Sunday.

Tight end Chase Ford, running back Joe Banyard and offensive tackle Kevin Murphy all rejoin the scrimmage squad after spending parts or all of 2012 on the unit.

Banyard is the most likely […]

Top in-house candidates for Vikings practice squad

by Andrew Krammer 1500ESPN.com

The Minnesota Vikings waved goodbye to a few players on Saturday who are not eligible for their 2013 practice squad, but the majority of the cuts can return to serve on the eight-man slate.

Receiver Stephen Burton, offensive tackle Brandon Keith, linebacker Tyrone McKenzie and cornerback Brandon Burton will not return […]

Rudolph’s Blocking Just As Important As Receiving

By sdswanson

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Kyle Rudolph has some of the surest hands in the NFL, with a 6-foot-6, 260-pound frame fit for the type of tight end who can be one of his team’s best passing targets.

As long as he plays for the Minnesota Vikings, though, his potential is probably not […]

Rudolph's Blocking Just As Important As Receiving

Associated Press

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – Kyle Rudolph has some of the surest hands in the NFL, with a 6-foot-6, 260-pound frame fit for the type of tight end who can be one of his team’s best passing targets.

As long as he plays for the Minnesota Vikings, though, his potential is probably […]

Landing a second chance in the NFL, Brandon Keith hopes to stick

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Brandon Keith has always leaned on his athleticism to succeed on the football field. He’s 6-foot-5, with a 325-pound frame, relatively quick feet and giant hands.

But sometimes that’s not enough. Keith, who joined the Minnesota Vikings in May after being unemployed in the NFL in 2012, received a wake-up call […]

Cordarrelle Patterson impresses, but is far from satisfied

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota Vikings rookie receiver Cordarrelle Patterson made a great first impression on an announced crowd of 62,306 at the Metrodome, taking the opening kickoff back 50 yards and adding four receptions for 54 yards in the first half of a 27-13 loss to the Houston Texans.

But he’s going to focus on the […]

Halftime: Vikings up 13-10, Cordarrelle Patterson has 104 total yards

Minnesota Vikings rookie receiver Cordarrelle Patterson has left a good first impression.

Patterson returned the opening kickoff 50 yards and caught four passes for 54 yards in his first two quarters of play.

Patterson also rammed into a few defenders, utilizing his 6-foot-2-inch, 220-pound frame to excel in run blocking situations.

Starting quarterback Christian Ponder […]

Josh Robinson begins task of filling Antoine Winfield's shoes

MANKATO, Minn. — In a Minnesota Vikings’ secondary chock full of question marks, there is none bigger or more important than new nickel cornerback Josh Robinson.

In his second year, Robinson is tagged with the task of replacing veteran Antoine Winfield, who utilized his 5-foot-8, 180-pound frame to slam into opposing running backs as if […]