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Is Vikings receiver Percy Harvin elite? He is in elite company with his receiving stats last year and a deeper look shows how underutilized he was compared to other top receivers, despite one of the best catch percentages in the NFL. Plus, more opening-day stats revolving around the Vikings than you’ll know what to do with.
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The Minnesota Vikings will kick off their 2012-2013 NFL season tomorrow at 12:00 CT as they play host to the Jacksonville Jaguars at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Dome. The Vikings own a 3-1 series record over the Jags and will look to improve upon that tomorrow.
It is finally here, the moment Vikings' fans have waited for since their season ended on New...
Two of the most electrifying running backs in the NFL may or may not get to duke it out against each other in the season opener on Sunday, Sept. 9 as the Minnesota Vikings play host to the Jacksonville Jaguars. Adrian Peterson, the Vikings 100 million dollar man, is returning from injury and may see limited time, while Maurice Jones-Drew is coming back from a hold-out and will...
Vikings cornerback Antoine Winfield played Sunday’s game with a heavy heart, thinking of his brother that was murdered late Wednesday night. Winfield talked about football and teammates that helped offer a brief respite.
Adrian Peterson owners drafted the Minnesota Vikings running back with the expectations that he would not suit up in Week 1 — maybe even Week 2. So...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Aaron Rodgers, Matthew Stafford, Jay Cutler the names could cause even the best of defensive backs to suffer a bit of anxiety.For the Minnesota Vikings' young secondary, where only veteran Antoine Winfield is over 27 years old, those are the quarterbacks it will see six times this year while playing in the NFC North. Minnesota's relatively young and...
The Vikings offense and defense both struggled for much of the first half Sunday before turning it around. So, what happened? The players and Leslie Frazier explain. Plus, the Vikings were feeling good to escape with a win after last season’s debacles, the backs were back, and Letroy Guion talked about his penalty.
According to Jeremy Fowler of the Pioneer Press, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is still a game time decision for tomorrow’s opener against the Jaguars.
Sounds like Peterson still game-time decision. I’m told staff wants to get one last look at him in the A.M. before making decision.
— Pioneer Press (@VikingsNow) September 8, 2012
Rookie Blair Walsh kicked four field goals, including a 55-yarder as regulation time expired and another one in overtime, and Adrian Peterson returned from a left knee injury to lift the Minnesota Vikings to a 26-23 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday.
Peterson ran 17 times for 84 yards and two touchdowns for the Vikings, who led for most of the second half until Blaine...
The Vikings did what most expected, making Adrian Peterson active
for Sundayâs regular-season opener, a little more
than eight months after surgery to repair the ACL and MCL in his
While the Vikings continue to say a decision on Adrian Peterson’s availability Sunday isn’t final, the defenders that have been trying to hit Peterson in practice think he’s ready.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Rookie Blair Walsh kicked four field goals, including a 55-yarder as regulation time expired and another one in overtime, and Adrian Peterson returned from a left knee injury to lift the Minnesota Vikings to a 26-23 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday.
Peterson ran 17 times for 84 yards and two touchdowns for the Vikings, who led for most of the second...
Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe's social commentary truly knows no bounds. The player known for his frequent outbursts on Twitter has taken aim at a Maryland politician who has criticized Baltimore Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo for supporting gay marriage.In an open letter to Maryland state delegate Emmett C. Burns Jr. published on Deadspin on Friday (Warning for...