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Vikings sign safety Kurt Coleman

The Minnesota Vikings signed free-agent safety Kurt Coleman on Thursday, picking up a four-year veteran who made 105 tackles during the 2012 season.

Vikings preseason dates, times released

The Vikings have released the dates and times of their four preseason games. Their preseason opponents were announced last week.

Kiper: Vikings pick Blake Bortles

ESPN's Mel Kiper has the Vikings drafting Central Florida quarterback Blake Bortles with the eighth overall pick in his latest mock draft.

Vikings finalize contract with free agent and former Eagles safety Kurt Coleman

Munnerlyn gives Vikings a shot with slot receivers

Last season, the Vikings did not have a reliable defensive back who could stick with shifty slot receivers. Enter Captain Munnerlyn, who was solid when covering slot receivers for the Carolina Panthers.

Vikings 2014 schedule: The prime time outlook

If Internet reports are to be believed, the NFL will be releasing the 2014 regular season schedule as early as Tuesday (April 22). That means hours of breathless coverage on NFL Network followed by days of analysis everywhere else.

Last bits of Metrodome to be trucked away as demolition completed at site of new Vikings home

Vikings Sign Former Eagles S Kurt Coleman

The Vikings have signed former Eagles S Kurt Coleman, the club announced today. Coleman started 29-of-59 career regular season games and 1-of-2 playoff games in 4 NFL seasons with the Philadelphia...

Ex-Vikings quarterback Donovan McNabb spends day in Arizona jail

MESA, Ariz. -- Former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb was released Thursday from an Arizona jail after serving a one-day sentence for a DUI arrest late last year.

Small-School Spotlight: RB Terrance West (Towson)

NFL.com Draft Projection Rounds 3-4 Not many players, at any level, have ever had the production that Towson running back Terrance West had in his three-year career. With 84 rushing touchdowns, 41...

Darren Sharper: Ex-Viking's attorneys to question Arizona evidence

PHOENIX -- Lawyers for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper are questioning the evidence authorities are using to justify keeping him in jail without bail on charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted two women.

Metrodome demolition done early

The Metrodome is down and its pieces trucked away as of Thursday, stadium officials said. That's a month earlier than they'd planned.

Vikings adapt to new workout program

The Vikings are adapting to new head strength and conditioning coach Evan Marcus' workout program this month.

Washington State safety Deone Bucannon to visit Vikings

Washington State strong safety Deone Bucannon is the latest name that will attend the Vikings’ “Top 30” event, which starts today. Bucannon will visit on Thursday, according to an NFL source.

Final pieces of Metrodome get hauled off Thursday

It's the end of an era on Thursday as the remaining rubble of the Metrodome is hauled off of the new stadium construction site

Darren Sharper: Ex-Viking challenging his no-bail status in Arizona

PHOENIX -- A judge in Phoenix will hold a hearing Wednesday in which lawyers for former NFL All-Pro safety Darren Sharper will challenge the evidence used to keep him in jail without bail on charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted two women in Arizona.

With Mike Zimmer era underway, Vikings rave about intensity, passion of new coach

Josh Freeman is joining the New York Giants

Josh Freeman, whose tenure as the Vikings’ starting quarterback last season lasted 60 disastrous minutes, will join the New York Giants.

Peterson, not CJ2K, the defender of the declining RB position

Vikings running back: `There are a couple of guys who are different. I feel like I'm one of them.'

New Viking Knows New Stadium Allure

The Vikings are in the midst of building a new stadium, and one of their newest players is familiar with the process. As such, he knows the benefits a new stadium will bring to the community and t...

Mock Madness 6.0 - A Fresh Face Emerges

Another week has passed and another round of Mock Madness is here. Many of the same names remain and quarterback is the main topic, but this week a new name has emerged and it’s come from a well-r...

Brett Favre could visit Green Bay in fall

GREEN BAY -- A reunion isn't far away. In fact, the Green Bay Packers and Brett Favre nearly connected last year.

Vikings 'stepping up' efforts to bring MLS to Minnesota

The Minnesota Vikings are "stepping up" talks with Major League Soccer about bringing a team to the Twin Cities, a team official told a group of metro-area business leaders Tuesday.

Vikings bring back former Iowa tight end Allen Reisner

The Minnesota Vikings signed Allen Reisner, a former Iowa tight end who spent part of the 2012 season on the Vikings' practice squad.

TCF Bank Stadium getting $6.6M upgrade to prepare for Vikings

Project is part of plan to get field ready for the Minnesota Vikings.

Vikings awarded a Manning (no, not that one) off waivers

The Vikings were awarded linebacker Terrell Manning off waivers from the San Diego Chargers today, adding another young and unproven player to the mix at that unsettled position.

Josh Samuda suffers gruesome ankle injury and Vikings bring back TE Allen Reisner

Vikings guard Josh Samuda suffered a gruesome ankle injury during today’s voluntary offseason workout. In other news, the Vikings have brought back tight end Allen Reisner.

Vikings players getting familiar with new teammates, coaches

Vikings players lifted weights and worked on conditioning drills during the offseason workout at Winter Park.

Vikings haven't approached Kyle Rudolph about a contract extension

Kyle Rudolph is entering the final year of his rookie contract and he would like to stick around beyond 2014, but he said today that the Minnesota Vikings have not approached him about an extension.

Kevin Williams says he had 'a good visit' with Giants