Cassel, Griffen Retained, But Vikes Have Work Left
The Minnesota Vikings, like many other NFL teams over the last few days, have been busy working on contracts with their own free agents to keep from being outbid.
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Michael Vick Disappointed the Vikings Passed On Him?
Jan 4, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick looks on as quarterback Nick Foles warms up before the 2013 NFC wild card playoff football game against the New Orleans Saints at Lincoln Financial Field.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Vikings Free Agent Rumors: Jared Allen Will Not Be Back
Dec 29, 2013; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen celebrates a sack during the first quarter against the Detroit Lions at Mall of America Field at H.H.H. Metrodome.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Vikings interested in Alterraun Verner
The Minnesota Vikings began the three-day negotiating window before the start of free agency by reaching out to a cornerback who could deliver an immediate jolt to the worst scoring defense in the league.
VikesCentric: Cassel is the first piece of the offseason puzzle
A few weeks ago in this space I lobbied the Vikings to bring back Matt Cassel . I did so amidst rumors that the Houston Texans were going to consider signing him once free agency opens next Tuesday.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
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Matt Cassel Re-Signs with the Vikings
In a last-minute signing on the eve of free agency, the Minnesota Vikings and free agent quarterback Matt Cassel have agreed to terms.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Peterson: Vick would make Vikings a playoff team
The Eagles have no plans to re-sign Michael Vick , which means he'll be free to sign elsewhere come Tuesday, the first day of free agency.
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Vikings Interested In Bringing Back Jerome Simpson
Word from the St. Paul Pioneer Press is that the Minnesota Vikings are interested in bringing back wide receiver Jerome Simpson.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
RandBall: Five reasons the Vikings will make playoffs in 2014
Michael Rand started RandBall with hopes that he could convince the world to love jumpsuits as much as he does.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Offseason Blueprint: Vikings
Matt Williamson identified three players -- wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson , tight end Kyle Rudolph and defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd -- as candidates to help the Minnesota Vikings improve through their own development.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Packers don't use tags on Sam Shields, B.J. Raji
Unwilling to use $10 million or more of valuable salary cap space to protect an asset, the Green Bay Packers face the likelihood that they'll no longer have the services of both cornerback Sam Shields and defensive tackle B.J. Raji, young defensive starters who played vital roles on their Super Bowl XLV-winning team.
Vikings' red zone offense suffered in 2013
We talked earlier this month about the task new Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer has in front of him with the team's red zone defense, which was 26th in the league last season.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Jackson could be guinea pig for higher cap
We discussed on Thursday morning why the Minnesota Vikings might want to kick the tires on former Cleveland Browns linebacker D'Qwell Jackson , who was cut by the team this week, and it appears they could do just that.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Combine: Sammy Watkins is Fast. Should the Vikings Draft Him?
Feb 23, 2014; Indianapolis, IN, USA; Clemson Tigers wide receiver Sammy Watkins runs the 40 yard dash during the 2014 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Minnesota Vikings' NFL Combine Focus: Quarterback
The Minnesota Vikings aren't certain when during May's draft it will happen, but selecting a quarterback has become a consensus decision among the power brokers inside Winter Park.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Five Overrated NFL Free Agents the Minnesota Vikings Should Avoid At All Costs
The Minnesota Vikings are likely to make some significant changes to their roster this offseason, with multiple areas of need, a top-10 pick in May's draft right now and some salary cap space available to sign free agents.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Cowboys Thrift Shop Free Agent List
Nov 3, 2013; Arlington, TX, USA; Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick intercepts a pass in front of Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Greg Jennings in the game at AT&T Stadium.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
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Player Profile: Allen Robinson
The wide receiver position for the Vikings was greatly improved over this last season, even if we did not get to see a lot of it due to poor Quarterback play.
Vikings roster analysis: Wide receivers/Tight ends
Mark Craig has covered the NFL for 23 years, and the Vikings since 2003 for the Star Tribune.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Matt Cassel Excelled In One Important Area Last Year
Dec 22, 2013; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Minnesota Vikings quarterback Matt Cassel throws a pass during the second quarter of the game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Paul Brown Stadium.