Long: No excuses

Jake Long was only on the field for 13 plays Sunday at Philadelphia, but two of those resulted in turnovers that cost the Minnesota Vikings offense from putting up points. On Tuesday, he addressed the local media and accepted the blame for his underwhelming debut with the team.
Last Tuesday at 12:55 PM

Did rotating tackles affect Vikings?

The Minnesota Vikings took the unusual step of rotating their offensive tackles in the first half of Sunday’s loss. Did that affect their performance? Alex Boone reacted to that, as well as comments internally and externally about the pass protection.
Last Tuesday at 12:42 PM

Vikings have 3 receivers on injury report

The Minnesota Vikings could be getting Stefon Diggs back in the lineup, but he is among three receivers on their injury report.
Last Friday at 11:37 AM

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.
October 19, 2016

Sunday slant: How injuries may help future

The Minnesota Vikings never wanted to see some of their key guys lost for the season, but it could help them reassess the future through a different lens.
October 16, 2016

Lineup deep dive: O-line playing time

Last year, the Minnesota Vikings played five offensive linemen every game all year. Jake Long will be the 10th this year and we're only five games in.
October 12, 2016

Injuries putting the squeeze on Vikings’ cap

The Minnesota Vikings have more than 20 percent of their salary cap tied up in players on injured reserve or other reserve lists.
October 11, 2016

Long won’t have steep learning curve

Although the Minnesota Vikings just signed former No. 1 overall draft pick Jake Long, the learning curve shouldn’t be too big to handle because of his familiarity.
October 11, 2016