Monday Morning Mailbag: Vikings Establish Their Identity Right Out of the Gate

Vikings.comDo you have a comment or question? Send it to the vikings.com Mailbag! Every Monday we'll post several comments and/or questions as part of the vikings.com Monday Morning Mailbag. Although we can't post every comment or question, we will reply to ...

September 9th 2019


Bears vs. Vikings Live Blog: Score, highlights, analysis from NFL Week 17 game

NBCSports.comWelcome back, gang. It's here! The last week of the regular season. The division's wrapped up, but with the #2 overall seed still in play, it's looking like we'll see most of the Bears starters for at least the first half. As always, J.J. Stankevitz ...

December 31st 2018


How to Watch NFL Games Online for Free Today, Including Bears vs. Vikings

Money Magazine30, will have plenty of important football games with playoff implications, including two key divisional matchups: Philadelphia Eagles vs. Washington Redskins and Chicago Bears vs. Minnesota Vikings. Today is the rare day during the NFL regular season ...

December 30th 2018


Vikings owner Zygi Wilf 'very happy' with Mike Zimmer, coaching staff

ESPNLast Tuesday, the Vikings fired first-year offensive coordinator John DeFilippo following a Monday night loss to the Seattle Seahawks. Quarterbacks coach Kevin Stefanski was promoted to replace DeFilippo on an interim basis. On Sunday, his debut as a ...

December 17th 2018


Vikings' Run Game Comes Alive in Win vs. Dolphins

Sports IllustratedWhat if, beyond getting the offense to look the way he wants it to, Zimmer can at least bolster the running game by working against the tendencies the Vikings have amassed all season? Consider the following: According to NFL Game Stats and Information, ...

December 17th 2018


Highlights from the Vikings' blowout win over Miami

247SportsThe Minnesota Vikings got back on track in a huge way on Sunday afternoon with a dominant 41-17 victory over the Miami Dolphins at home that still had its fair share of roller coaster moments and ups and downs throughout. Still, they continue to hold ...

December 16th 2018


Sources: Ex-Vikings OC John DeFilippo no longer on head-coaching short list

ESPNIn the span of a few weeks, John DeFilippo went from being mentioned as a front-line head-coaching candidate to unemployed. The now-former Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator had been thought to be a head-coaching candidate this offseason, but ...

December 16th 2018


Vikings score 41 points in first game with new OC Kevin Stefanski

ESPNMINNEAPOLIS -- The fallout for the Minnesota Vikings following the firing of offensive coordinator John DeFilippo in Week 15 resulted in intensified pressure for a team hanging on to its playoff hopes for dear life.

December 16th 2018


Kevin Stefanski could interview for head-coach openings if Vikings thrive ...

CBSSports.comThe Vikings' bold move to fire John DeFilippo last week and promote Kevin Stefanski to the position caught the attention of several NFL teams who already were considering the rising coach for possible head-coaching openings, league sources said. There ...

December 16th 2018


Frank Clark vows that Seahawks' Richard Sherman era over

ESPNClark, who leads Seattle with 11 sacks, was responding to comments made last month by his former teammate, now with the San Francisco 49ers, that the Seahawks were a "middle of the road" team. Sherman made his comments before the 49ers' first ...

December 11th 2018


Seahawks' Frank Clark: Richard Sherman and his era are 'over'

USA TODAYThe Seahawks are 8-5 and stand as the fifth playoff seed in the NFC. Many predicted a down year following the departure of established defensive veterans, including Sherman, safety Kam Chancellor and defensive end Cliff Avril. Those players helped ...

December 11th 2018


Seahawks show off 'Green Machine' defense in near-shutout of Vikings on MNF

The Seattle TimesThere wasn't much offense in this one. But the Seahawks' defense came through in a big way, scoring an astounding 18 fourth quarter points to beat the Vikings and enhance their playoff hopes.

December 11th 2018


Seahawks show off 'Green Machine' defense in near-shutout of Vikings on MNF

Seattle TimesThere wasn't much offense in this one. But the Seahawks' defense came through in a big way, scoring an astounding 18 fourth quarter points to beat the Vikings and enhance their playoff hopes.

December 11th 2018


24 thoughts on the Patriots' win over the Vikings

Boston.comCOMMENTARY. Twenty-four thoughts on the Patriots' 24-10 victory over the Vikings Sunday . . . □ 1. The final score of the Patriots' win — their ninth of the season and eighth in nine games despite all of the recent handwringing about their pending ...

December 3rd 2018


Patriots launch December push by overwhelming Vikings

USA TODAYBrady wasn't exactly electrifying Sunday night, but he and the Patriots methodically dismantled the Vikings to earn the victory. With the win, Brady improved to 59-11 in the month of December. That's a record for wins by a quarterback in the final ...

December 3rd 2018


Tempers flare, but Patriots let their play speak loudest against the Vikings

Washington PostEmotions are running high, as Sunday's on-field verbal confrontation between Patriots Coach Bill Belichick and Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen underscored. And as Belichick yelled at Thielen, the Patriots reinforced the notion that they ...

December 3rd 2018


Vikings fail to pick up game on Bears in NFC North, but still control playoff fate

ESPN (blog)FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The Minnesota Vikings (6-5-1) are still alive in the NFC playoff picture after a 24-10 loss to the New England Patriots, but there's one thing that continues to allude this team: It hasn't beaten an opponent with a winning record ...

December 3rd 2018


Patriots roll past Vikings 24-10

Minneapolis Star TribuneFOXBOROUGH, MASS. – The Vikings came into Gillette Stadium on Sunday afternoon with a chance to bolster their playoff prospects and put themselves back in the thick of the NFC North race. They left knowing they'll need a win on the West Coast eight ...

December 3rd 2018


LIVE UPDATES: Patriots take back lead against Vikings in second half

Boston 25 NewsAfter bouncing back with a win over the Jets following their bye week, the Patriots are taking on the Vikings at home on Boston 25. Both Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski are active after getting taken off the team's injury report on Friday and ...

December 3rd 2018


Patriots keep pace in AFC playoff race with win over Vikings

The Boston GlobeJames Develin rushed for a pair of 1-yard touchdowns and Josh Gordon added another score as the Patriots defeated the Vikings, 24-10, on Sunday at Gillette Stadium. The Patriots improved to 9-3 and maintained their hold on the No. 2 seed for the AFC ...

December 3rd 2018