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Meet the 2014 Minnesota Vikings | 53 Man Roster

With the final cuts in the books the roster appears to be set for rookie head coach Mike Zimmer and the Minnesota Vikings. Biggest surprises that stick out to me is rolling with 2 TE’s (for now), keeping 2 FB’s, and the cuts of Reisner, Crocker, and Coleman. While this won’t be the roster the Vikings end the season with it will surely be what they start the season with (barring...
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Vikings’ Jerome Simpson suspended three games

Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpston has been suspended by the NFL for three games for his DWI arrest from 2013. Vikings WR Jerome Simpson is being suspended 3 games, per a league source. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 29, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The...
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Vikings release Fred Evans; Cut list updates here

Today the Minnesota Vikings started releasing players to get to 53. Their first cut was Fred Evans. @ProFootballTalk: Vikings’ decision to cut DT Fred Evans likely means DT Linval Joseph will be ready to go for Week One Vikings cuts: DT Fred Evans The post Vikings release Fred Evans; Cut list updates here appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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Vikings Release Veteran DT Fred Evans

  Pro Football Talk is reporting that the Vikings have released veteran DT Fred Evans on Saturday. The Vikings brought Evans back on a one-year deal worth $1 million back in March, but it appears as though they prefer some of their younger options at interior defensive tackle. Evans, 30, appeared in 14 games and totaled 20 tackles and a forced fumble for the Vikings in 2013....
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Saturday web roundup: Minnesota Vikings

Vikings projected 53-man roster ► Vikings' Simpson loses appeal, suspended three games ► Receiver Jerome Simpson will be suspended three games for the second time in three seasons after the NFL upheld ... Love The Vikings? Love To Fish? Then Do We Have A Shirt For You! ► The shirt pictured above is about as Minnesota as you can get as it cleverly combines the two...
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Vikings Final 53 Man Roster Predictions

The preseason is officially in the books. With cuts due by Saturday we are on the cusp of seeing who will be representing the 53 man roster for the 2014 Vikings. Below is my final prediction … not gonna lie, it was painful cutting a few of these guys. First Round Vikings of Cuts: CB Derek Cox, S Mistral Raymond, T Pierce Burton, S Brandan Bishop, WR Kamar Jorden, WR Erik Lora...
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Adrian Peterson says he’d ‘give up everything’ to win a Super Bowl

Adrian Peterson has enjoyed countless accolades for his incomparable individual achievements on the football field during his seven years as running back with the Minnesota Vikings, a still-relevant career that already has established him as arguably one of the greatest running backs of all-time. But he’d be willing to trade it all in, the awards, […] The post Adrian Peterson...
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Before drafting you need to see where the Minnesota Vikings defense is ranked

With the preseason finally in the rearview mirror, the 2014 NFL season is officially right around the corner. The next time fans see the league’s star players it will be during games on opening weekend. That means one thing: Fantasy football drafts are upon us. In order to get a ready, it’s time to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking...
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Jerome Simpson reportedly suspended three games

In a move that was suspected earlier this month, Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson has been suspended three games by the NFL. ESPN’s Adam Schefter first reported the news on Friday, which was speculated to have happened when Simpson missed practice earlier this month. Vikings WR Jerome Simpson is being suspended 3 games, per […]
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Vikings, RB coach Kirby Wilson looking to open up Adrian Peterson as a dual-threat

Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Norv Turner likes to use a variety of run calls to the outside and utilizing his running backs in the passing game, and RB coach Kirby Wilson said when the regular season rolls around not to expect the old Adrian Peterson. During the offseason, the offensive staff started changing Peterson's profile, moving him around more and making...
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Vikings Peterson is interested in playing for the Cowboys?

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson told Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones in a June telephone call he would like to play for the Cowboys at the end of his tenure with the Vikings, according to an “Outside the Lines” report. “Well, I understand, Adrian,” Jones told Peterson during the call. “I’d like that, too … Well, I love your […] The post Vikings...
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Vikings Injury Update : Anthony Barr, Linval Joseph

The Minnesota Vikings are having one hell of a preseason. Unfortunately, a perfect record doesn't always mean all the wheels are turning properly. Anthony Barr, Minnesota's ninth-overall draft pick, and Linval  Joseph, the Vikings new defensive anchor, have both sustained minor injuries that will keep them both out of the Viking's preseason finale.#453417376 / gettyimages...
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Vikings roll out massive '40 for 60' burger

The Minnesota Vikings will spend the next two seasons playing at TCF Bank Stadium, the home of the Minnesota Golden Gophers, as their new billion-dollar stadium gets built on the site of the razed Metrodome. While some things invariably had to be scaled back related to the traditional “NFL Gameday Experience” given the team will […] The post Vikings roll out ’40 for 60 Burger’...
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Vikings offense has Adrian Peterson excited; “The best offense I’ve Played In”

Norv Turner is in Minnesota and he is turning things up a bit.  One player that is super excited about the new offensive scheme is Adrian Peterson.  Peterson feels this is the best offense he has ever played in.  “This is going to be the best offense I’ve played in. This is the offense I’ve […] The post Vikings offense has Adrian Peterson excited; “The best offense I’ve...
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Photo of new Vikings stadium going up

Looks like they’re making some good progress with the Vikings new stadium. A look at the MN Vikings stadium progress, taken today @caplannfl — Matthew Schilken (@brandfixer) August 27, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Loading... ZergNet The post Photo of new Vikings...
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