Dwight Smith Takes Less with Lions

Dwight Smith signed a two-year deal with the Detroit Lions on Wednesday, but he isn't going to make as much money in 2008 as he would have as a member of the Minnesota Vikings.
February 27, 2008

Smith Appreciates Early Release

The Vikings' release of Dwight Smith before free agency kicks off sat well with the safety.
February 22, 2008

Notebook: Backup D-Backs Ready if Needed

The Vikings haven't announced any decisions on Dwight Smith's status for Sunday night's game, but the backup safeties who have been injured are getting back on the field and say they are getting more comfortable in their roles. See what Mike Doss and Tank Williams had to say, along with the possibility of rookie Marcus McCauley making another start for the injured Antoine Winfield.
December 20, 2007

Childress Expects Smith to Play

Vikings coach Brad Childress said he would let the legal process play out before deciding how to deal with Dwight Smith's latest run-in with the law, and Childress anticipates Smith playing on Monday night against the Chicago Bears.
December 15, 2007

Safety Smith Cited Again

Safety Dwight Smith was cited for having a small amount of marijuana in his car on Thursday night, an allegation that could land him in trouble with the league and the team.
December 15, 2007

Cornerback Confidence Growing

Three of the Minnesota Vikings' top four cornerbacks have less than two years of NFL experience, but they have been learning on the job and gaining confidence along the way. See what two veteran defensive backs and two of the young cornerbacks had to say about their progress. Plus, get the final injury report of the week for the Vikings and 49ers.
December 7, 2007

Vikings Still Use Packers Loss as Motivation

Even after a 34-0 loss to the Packers that had many fans counting them out for the rest of the season, the Vikings still viewed themselves as a good team with a bad record. Three weeks later, they are in the thick of the playoff hunt. See what the players and head coach had to say about the 21-day evolution, and get nearly 40 game notes that help tell the tale of their third straight win.
December 2, 2007