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Kevin Williams returns, makes one change to Vikings' inactives

By akrammer@1500espn.com

CHICAGO — Minnesota Vikings veteran defensive tackle Kevin Williams will return from a hyperextension and bone-bruised right knee that has held him out of all but two practices since Aug. 25.

Williams, 33, hopes to bolster a defense that allowed a combined 283 yards to Detroit Lions running backs Joique Bell and […]

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 […]

Reggie Bush-Led Lions Beat Vikings 34-24

DETROIT (AP) — Reggie Bush gave the Detroit Lions exactly what they were looking for when they signed him as a free agent in the offseason.

Bush turned a short pass into a 77-yard touchdown in the third quarter and finished with 191 yards of offense to help Detroit pull away to beat the Minnesota […]

Bush says “we just scratched the surface today”

Posted by Mike Florio

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In 2011, the Lions won their first five games with running back Jahvid Best providing an explosive run-pass dynamic from the backfield. Since Best suffered his most recent concussion, the Lions had gone 9-19.

Today, the Lions went to 1-0, thanks in large part to the arrival […]

Peterson Goes Big Early, But Vikings Crumble In 34-24 Loss To Lions

By: Aj Mansour | KFAN.com @AjKFAN

Well, the roller coaster ride got going early for the Minnesota Vikings as they kicked off the 2013 season Sunday afternoon with a 34-24 loss to the Lions in Detroit, MI.

It was a Detroit Lions botched field goal snap that gave the ball to the Vikings […]

Adrian Peterson opens with a bang, but Vikings fizzle, lose to Lions

DETROIT — Reggie Bush gave the Detroit Lions exactly what they were looking for when they signed him as a free agent in the offseason.

Bush turned a short pass into a 77-yard touchdown in the third quarter and finished with 191 yards of offense to help Detroit pull away to beat the Minnesota Vikings […]

Lions survive mistakes to beat Vikings

Posted by Michael David Smith on September 8, 2013, 4:27 PM EDT

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The Detroit Lions made a whole lot of mistakes and had a whole lot of bad breaks on Sunday. But they still managed to win.

In a weird game at Ford Field, the Vikings took an early lead while the […]

Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Lions: Live Grades and Analysis for Minnesota

By Arif Hasan (Featured Columnist Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports

The Minnesota Vikings lost their season opener against the Detroit Lions. Check out the final grades and analysis here.

Final Score

Minnesota: 24

Detroit: 34

Minnesota Vikings Grades Position Unit 1st Half Grade Final Grade Pass Offense D+ D Run Offense B- C Pass Defense […]

Pregame: New faces mix with old rivalries in Vikings-Lions

By akrammer@1500espn.com

Two NFL greats have been mainstays of Minnesota Vikings-Detroit Lions football since 2007, but in the 13th meeting between running back Adrian Peterson and receiver Calvin Johnson — it’s the new faces that have coaches, fans and media buzzing.

Prior to kickoff, the win count stands at Adrian Peterson: 8, Calvin Johnson: 4.

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Midweek Notebook: Vikings Vs Lions (Calvin Johnson, Kevin Williams, Reggie Bush, Antoine Winfield, Christian Ballard And More)

Photo – Aj Mansour (KFAN)

By: Aj Mansour | KFAN.com @AjKFAN

Minneapolis, MN – Week one is upon us and the Minnesota Vikings are continuing their preparation for Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions at Winter Park. The first Wednesday of the regular season marks the first Leslie Frazier/Christian Ponder pregame press […]