The Vikings reported to camp with all but second-round running back Toby Gerhart signed. The rookies that checked in Thursday are already feeling a good vibe on the team from their offseason workouts.
Jared Allen is helping wounded military veterans, Brett Favre post-surgery update, details on Nate Triplett's contract and more. See all the Vikings news and speculation as it progressed through the VU Daily Blog.
Ray Edwards and Nate Triplett joined the ranks of Vikings under contract, but six others were released following the team's minicamp this weekend. Here's a look at Monday's roster activity and the draft picks left to sign.
Seeking depth at middle linebacker with the return of E.J. Henderson tenuous, the Vikings went hometown product in drafting Nate Triplett. Here's the scouting report, from his high school days to what people were saying about him post-draft.
The Vikings didn't sign any big names in free agency, but there is one signing that has gone under the radar when looking at the stats. We select seven players – from free agents to draft picks to undrafted rookies – that stand a good chance of contributing despite a veteran roster.
Nate Triplett continues his football career in Minnesota and believes his Gopher roots may have contributed to being drafted by the Vikings. He talked about his first experiences after a recent rookie practice and what it's like to take the next step up without leaving the state.