MINNESOTA VIKINGS NEWS

Cowboys, Cardinals unwilling to meet Adrian Peterson trade demands

Getty Images The Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals are not willing to pay the price to acquire running back Adrian Peterson from the Minnesota Vikings reports Yahoo’s Charles Robinson. “Dallas has not even spoken to Minnesota regarding Peterson,” wrote Robinson who added that the Cardinals are not willing to give up a first round pick. The Cardinals are said to have offered...
Via Tireball.com
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Cowboys Haven’t Spoken To Vikings About Adrian Peterson, Cardinals Unwilling To Trade 1st Rd Pick For Him

Charles Robinson of Yahoo Sports reports that despite rumors that have been consistently linked the Adrian Peterson to the Cowboys, Dallas hasn’t gotten involved in trade talks for the running back. According to Robinson, the Cowboys are not among the teams willing to to pay the price to acquire Peterson and have yet to even speak to the ... The post Cowboys Haven’t Spoken...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Vikings GM: Cordarrelle Patterson has really ‘grown up a lot’

Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman said this week that for the offense to improve in 2015, wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson will have to play a key role and return to his rookie form. “There’s no question he is, again there’s another young guy that came out early and made a splash his rookie year because of his unique speed and his unique athletic traits...
Via Sports-Glory
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

GM Rick Spielman on Cordarrelle Patterson: 'It’s more than just relying on your athletic skill set'

The Minnesota Vikings made some changes in their receiving corps this offseason, acquiring Mike Wallace via trade and releasing veteran Greg Jennings. However, the big change the team is looking for is third-year wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson to become the big play threat he flashed late in his rookie season. After a disappointing sophomore season, general manger Rick...
Via 60 Max Power O
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Turner has great quote in defense of Bridgewater

Minnesota Vikings’ quarterback Teddy Bridgewater choked during a particular portion of his pro day workout last year. This was something that may have caused him to slip to the 32nd overall pick in last year’s draft. The exact drill where Bridgewater struggled was when he was to throw a pass over raised brooms which were supposed to simulate an oncoming pass rush. Bridgewater’s...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings: Approaching the NFL Draft

With the beginning of the 2015 NFL Draft just around the corner, teams around the league are focused on making any last minute preparations for this year’s event. Building through the draft is by far the best way to make significant improvements to a team, and more importantly, will prepare those teams for future success down the road. The Minnesota Vikings, along with general...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Herschel Walker: Vikings should trade Adrian Peterson

Former Minnesota Vikings running back Herschel Walker is no stranger to blockbuster NFL trades. The two-time Pro Bowler was involved in the biggest trade in modern NFL history when he was sent from the Dallas Cowboys to Minnesota for a bevy of players and picks that helped set up the Cowboys dynasty of the 1990’s. Over 25 years removed from that trade, Walker is speaking up...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Weekend web roundup: Minnesota Vikings

Vikings Punter Jeff Locke Visits South Dakota Students ► Minnesota Vikings punter, Jeff Locke joined the Midwest Dairy Council to honor students efforts and achievements with the program, 'Fuel Up to Play 60.' ... Herschel Walker: Adrian Peterson should be traded ► Former OU and current Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson runs up field during NFL football training...
Via 60 Max Power O
1 day ago  |  Discuss

CB Terence Newman knows 'exactly what to expect' from coach Zimmer

In joining the Minnesota Vikings, cornerback Terence Newman has the luxury of reuniting with an old acquaintance who happens to be his new head coach. As a rookie in 2033, Zimmer was Newman's defensive coordinator with the Dallas Cowboys, a job he held through 2006 before he made a lateral move to the Atlanta Falcons. “I just know exactly what to expect from him as a coach...
Via 60 Max Power O
1 day ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: This ambulance driver tricked out his ride for the Minnesota Vikings

Check out what we found on the Minnesota Vikings Reddit page… AROUND COVER32 Bold Predictions: Ten things that will happen during the first night of the NFL Draft First and 10: The 10 most-underrated games on the 2015 NFL schedule via reddit Cool. I didn’t even know that ambulances were allowed to be altered like that. You may also be interested in: PHOTO: This ambulance...
Via cover32
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Herschel Walker says Vikings making a mistake by not trading Adrian Peterson

Former Minnesota Vikings running back Herschel Walker, who was acquired in a huge deal that eventually built the foundation for the Dallas Cowboys championship teams of the 1990s. Walker believes that keeping Adrian Peterson when he wants a fresh start is a big mistake. "It makes no sense just to hang on to him just to hang on to him," Walker said, via TwinCities.com. "I don't...
Via 60 Max Power O
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson: Making the case for a Buccaneers trade

Jim O’Connor-USA TODAY Sports Adrian Peterson’s name has been one of the hottest names across the entire NFL this season, and he has been mentioned in quite a few trade talks. It has been obvious that he would prefer to be traded by the Minnesota Vikings, but the team doesn’t share those same sentiments. They would prefer to keep him around unless a trade offer comes in that...
Via Sports-Glory
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Five bold predictions for the first night of the NFL Draft

The NFL Draft is practically upon us. After weeks of workouts, pro days, mock drafts and trade rumors, the league’s annual college selection process is almost here. In less than a week, the festivities will get underway in Chicago. At this point, a relatively clear picture is starting to emerge when it comes to the first round. What teams want to do on Thursday night is starting...
Via cover32
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Lups’ Final 7 Round Vikings Mock

With less than a week until round one the I bring you my last Vikings seven rounder of the season. Sticking to my guns I have the Vikings taking Louisville receiver DeVante Parker in round one and continuing to fill out major needs at guard and double dipping at corner back in the mid rounds.Previous Versions | December | January | February | March Round 1. DeVante Parker WR...
Via DraftSeason
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dez Bryant for Adrian Peterson and a 2nd-round pick?

Although this unlikely scenario has probably been brought up before, should the Dallas Cowboys and Minnesota Vikings consider swapping one troubled and talented player for another?
Via 60 Max Power O
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings: The Adrian Peterson situation

Adrian Peterson is set to make $12.75 million in 2015. It’s no secret that there has been some tension between the Minnesota Vikings and star running back Adrian Peterson recently. Some would argue that parting ways with Peterson through a trade would be the best outcome for both sides. It sounds great in theory if both are unhappy with one another, and you know what’s coming...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Larry Fitzgerald still talking about Cardinals acquiring Adrian Peterson

It wasn’t the first time Larry Fitzgerald expressed interest regarding the possibility of the Arizona Cardinals acquiring Adrian Peterson, as he said in March that if his team could somehow land the disgruntled Minnesota Vikings running back, it would be a “game-changer.” But this time around, the wide receiver was a lot more cautious with...Read More The post Larry Fitzgerald...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Larry Fitzgerald: AP would be 'huge playmaker' for Cardinals

As the Arizona Cardinals are one of the teams in hunt for the services of Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson, the current offensive star of the team, WR Larry Fitzgerald, is heaping praise on Peterson and what a potential trade for him will do. "Adrian Peterson is arguably the best back in the NFL," Fitzgerald told Around The NFL, via NFL.com. "You know, he's been unbelievable...
Via 60 Max Power O
3 days ago  |  Discuss

What does the Greg Jennings signing mean in Miami?

After pulling a very irritating April fools prank as to where he might be signing, Greg Jennings has finally made a decision and will be joining the Miami Dolphins. First things first, Mike Tannebaum is not playing games. Tannenbaum has been bold and decisive this off season making a variety of moves that make it pretty clear he did not feel the Dolphins roster was strong enough...
Via Phins Phocus
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Everson Griffen puts former Minnesota Vikings cornerback on blast

Yesterday the NFL’s 2015 regular season schedule finally came out. First up for the Minnesota Vikings is the San Francisco 49ers on September 14, when they’ll get to play against a familiar face. Former Vikings cornerback Chris Cook (now with the Niners) is already talking trash about the Week 1 matchup, claiming he can’t wait: September 14th…. Mmmhmmm I cannot wait for...
Via cover32
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jacksonville Jaguars Not Interested in a Trade for Adrian Peterson

It was reported on Tuesday that the Dallas Cowboys were not planning on trading draft picks for Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. Now, the news around Jacksonville is that the Jaguars are also not interested in trading for the 30-year-old running back (via the Florida Times Union). Head coach Gus Bradley shot down rumors that Jacksonville was possibly planning a deal...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

The Bucs and Adrian Peterson

After TheBayCave.com published a story over a month ago that the Buccaneers would be aggressive in their attempts in acquiring Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, several outlets have recently started tying Tampa Bay to him.  While many are merely making suggestions the Bucs “could” be suitors for the veteran’s services, there is more smoke after we broke...
Via The Bay Cave
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Jaguars have no interest in trading for Adrian Peterson

The Jacksonville Jaguars have made it clear – they do not want any part of a discussion that involves Adrian Peterson. After rumors of potentially being one of a handful of teams that could want the services of the talented by controversial running back, team officials have finally stated that they do not want the All-Pro as a member of the team in 2015 and are not looking to...
Via cover32
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Six Teams In Adrian Peterson Trade Discussion; Cowboys Among Them

Adrian Peterson’s only way out of Minnesota is via trade. Where he’d end up is anyone’s guess, but it appears there’s now a short list. The Arizona Cardinals, Atlanta Falcons, Dallas Cowboys, Jacksonville Jaguars, San Diego Chargers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers all are in the mix for the Vikings running back, a source told the Pioneer Press’ Chris...
Via NESN.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Releases 2015 Schedule for Minnesota Vikings

Like any team in the NFL, the Minnesota Vikings knew who their opponents would be in the 2015 season back in December. However, there’s a special kind of feeling that fans get once the league officially reveals the schedule. That feeling finally came on Tuesday when the league announced it’s 2015 slate, allowing everywhere to plan road trips and know when to take their aggression...
Via Pro Football Spot
5 days ago  |  Discuss
Vikings News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Darko Milicic is enjoying life

Pitcher throws perfect game, still loses

Will Aldridge leave the Blazers?

Alex Gordon leaps into stands for catch

Dana White: No more WWE for Rousey

Kevin Love rips Kelly Olynyk

JR Smith ejected for hitting Jae Crowder

Report: Wainwright likely done for year

UAB player brings helmet to graduation

Leah Still scores in Temple spring game

Sanchez shares thoughts on Tebow

Stephen A. Smith blasts Tom Brady

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.