Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 2 other subscribers

MN Vikings Tweets

Bleacher Report – Vikings

Get To Know Brian Hoyer (Just Your Average Third-string Starting Quarterback For The Cleveland Browns)

Photo – Jonathan Daniel (Getty Images)

By: Aj Mansour | KFAN.com @AjKFAN.com

Minneapolis, MN – Well the NFL never fails to disappoint in the drama department and week three’s matchup between the Cleveland Browns and the Minnesota Vikings has proven to be no different.

Coming out of a week two loss to the […]

Browns announce that third-string QB Brian Hoyer will start Sunday

By dwetmore@1500espn.com

The Vikings started the season 0-2 and may have been in need of a pick-me-up.

They got it Wednesday, with the announcement that Browns starting quarterback Brandon Weeden will not start Sunday’s game due to injury. And Jason Campbell, the Browns’ listed backup, has been leap-frogged by third-string signal caller Brian Hoyer.

[…]

Kevin Williams misses Friday's practice, but should play Sunday

By akrammer@1500espn.com

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Minnesota Vikings veteran defensive tackle Kevin Williams should play at the Chicago Bears on Sunday despite missing Friday’s practice for personal reasons, according to coach Leslie Frazier.

Williams, 33, has practiced just twice, on Wednesday and Thursday, after missing every practice and game since the Aug. 25 injury he […]

Notebook: Williams probable, misses practice

Kevin Williams (John Emms/Viking Update) By Tim Yotter VikingUpdate.com Posted Sep 13, 2013 Defensive tackle Kevin Williams missed practice Friday, but it was for personal reasons, not his knee injury. Plus, updates and notes on other injuries for the Vikings and Bears, potential fines from last week and more. Despite missing Friday’s practice with […]

Kevin Williams practiced Wednesday and could play Sunday in Chicago

By dwetmore@1500espn.com

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Vikings defensive tackle Kevin Williams could play this Sunday if all continues to go well.

Williams participated – although he was limited – in Wednesday’s no-pads practice, his first time back in action since taking a cheap shot that bruised and hyperextended his right knee in the team’s third […]

Rookie Sharrif Floyd returns from knee injury to mixed results

By akrammer@1500espn.com

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Minnesota Vikings rookie defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd saw 44 snaps in Sunday’s loss to the Detroit Lions after sitting out with a knee injury since the second preseason game on Aug. 16.

Floyd registered just one pass deflection on the stat sheet, but was collectively involved in a poor […]

Vikings Blog: Williams Ruled Out

By smkitzman

(credit: CBS)

By Craig Schroepfer

On Sunday, the Minnesota Vikings kickoff the 2013 NFL season in Detroit against the Lions. On Friday we learned that the Vikings would be without one of their top players for the season opener.

Defensive tackle Kevin Williams has been ruled out for this Sunday’s game against Detroit […]

“He Needs A Little Bit More Time.” Kevin Williams Ruled OUT For Sunday’s Game

By: Aj Mansour | KFAN.com @AjKFAN

Minneapolis, MN – As the Vikings finished their final preparations at Winter Park before boarding their plane and heading to Detroit, Coach Leslie Frazier announced that the team would officially be without DT Kevin Williams this Sunday against the Lions.

“We didn’t practice him today,” Frazier said […]

Vikings DT Kevin Williams Out For Opener

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Kevin Williams has been ruled out for the season opener Sunday against Detroit.

Coach Leslie Frazier said on Friday that Williams was not able to practice all week. The coach believes his star defensive tackle is close to returning, but not quite ready to play.

[…]

Vikings announce Kevin Williams out this week

Posted by Darin Gantt on September 6, 2013, 1:56 PM EDT

AP

A dirty hit in the second half of a meaningless preseason game will cost Kevin Williams at least one week.

Vikings coach Leslie Frazier told reporters after practice that Williams would not be able to play Sunday against the Lions.

Williams was […]