Sunday slant: ‘No coddling’ in film sesssions

Mike Zimmer is the “straight-up coach” in film sessions, not afraid to call out a player about a mistake in front of the team. Several of his defenders describe the experience.
Yesterday at 5:44 AM

Roads wins becoming a Vikings trademark

Since 2009, few teams struggled as badly as the Minnesota Vikings when it came to winning on the road. Since their 2015 bye week to their 2016 bye week, nobody has been better.
Last Saturday at 7:20 PM

Long latest in long line of O-linemen

The Minnesota Vikings are 5-0 despite an offensive line that has been redesigned due to injury. Jake Long is the latest entry who could end up taking snaps for the Vikings moving forward.
Last Wednesday at 4:20 AM

Vikings’ goal goes beyond best defense in NFL

The Minnesota Vikings have impressive top-10 rankings throughout the different defensive categories, but players and coaches are more concerned with the results and end goal than defensive rankings.
Last Tuesday at 6:37 AM

Do Vikings have best defense in NFL?

At least one Minnesota Vikings defender says they know they have the best defense in the NFL and plenty of stats say that might be true.
October 13, 2016

Notebook: Adam's antics gain acclaim

Adam Thielen has been impressing Minnesota Vikings coaches and teammates since he was on the practice squad. On Sunday, he set career highs for receptions and yards in helping the Vikings to a 31-13 win over Houston. Plus, more than 40 notes that tell the tale of the game.
October 9, 2016

Three phases a charm for 5-0 Vikings

Despite losing more players to injuries, the Minnesota Vikings are finding the magic formula for success, using big performances from all three phases of the game to dominate Houston 31-13 to improve to 5-0 on the season.
October 9, 2016

VIDEO: Robison embraces the noise

Minnesota Vikings DE Brian Robison talked about a winning defense that flustered Eli Manning without getting the sacks.
October 3, 2016