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Ryan Longwell has been one of the league’s most accurate kickers, but he has missed a field goal each of the last two games. That was only part of the problem in Chicago. The winds of Soldier Field and skills of Devin Hester played havoc with the Vikings’ special teams.
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Donovan McNabb was benched this week by the Vikings in favor of rookie Christian Ponder. McNabb thinks he should still be starting.
For the second time this year, Vikings cornerback Chris Cook has gotten himself into lawful trouble.
According to ESPN 1500 Twin Cities, Cook was arrested Saturday morning on two misdemeanor domestic assault charges.
Cook is being held without bail at the Hennepin County Jail and will likely remain there until a scheduled court appearance on Monday morning. If so, that would mean...
Vikings defensive tackle Kevin Williams doesn't take kindly to the idea that he was pushed around in a 39-10 loss to the Bears last Sunday. Even if the one doing the suggesting was Vikings coach Leslie Frazier.
The Vikings made a move for the future and the present by making Christian Ponder the starter. With the way Donovan McNabb had been playing, there is little risk in the move.
The Vikings were expecting Chris Cook to start in place of injured Antoine Winfield Sunday against the Packers, but he will be unavailable after being arrested at 4 a.m. today, booked and charged with suspicion of domestic assault.
GREEN BAY, Wis. It will take quite the performance for Minnesota Vikings rookie Christian Ponder to be the best quarterback on the field Sunday in his starting debut against Super Bowl MVP Aaron Rodgers and the undefeated Green Bay Packers.
With the Vikings off to a 1-5 start and veteran Donovan McNabb leading the passing offense to the second-lowest yardage in the league, Minnesota...
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A bipartisan group of Minnesota state
lawmakers opposed to taxpayer subsidies for a new Minnesota Vikings
stadium proposed a plan Friday to simply give the team the
Metrodome, forcing the team to pay for its own renovations and pay property taxes.
A bipartisan group of Minnesota state lawmakers who oppose taxpayer subsidies for a new Minnesota Vikings stadium want to instead simply give the team the Metrodome.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Police have arrested Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook on domestic battery charges that could cause him to miss this weekend's game against the Green Bay Packers.