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Minnesota Vikings Talk Yesterday, 10:16 PM
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Article: Replacing Charlie: The Preferred Path To Filling...

Minnesota Vikings Talk Yesterday, 09:20 PM
After placing most of their offseason attention on Adrian Peterson and the little situation he’s got going on with the league, the Minnes...
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Article: Report: Peterson Never Playing for Vikings Again

Minnesota Vikings Talk Yesterday, 08:46 PM
Jason La Canfora of CBSsports.com reported Monday that Adrian Peterson’s agent had to be separated from a Vikings official last week at t...
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Notable NFL News (Cuts, signings, injuries, etc.)

NFL Football Talk Yesterday, 08:46 PM
This thread will be used for a lot of general NFL news.   Obviously big stories will get their own threads, but a lot of the NFL tid...
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Article: Checking Boxes: Who Fits the Minnesota Vikings P...

Minnesota Vikings Talk Yesterday, 04:31 PM
We continue taking our series looking at who the Vikings and Mike Zimmer have liked at various positions, what they have in common when i...
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Article: Vikings Top 5 Draft Picks—Second Round

Minnesota Vikings Talk Yesterday, 03:50 PM
As one might expect, compiling this list gets tougher as we work our way upwards to the second round (just wait for the first round). The...
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Vikings Top 5 Draft Picks—Second Round

As one might expect, compiling this list gets tougher as we work our way upwards to the second round (just wait for the first round). The Vikings have selected plenty of great players in the second round, but only a handful can make the top five.

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Checking Boxes: Who Fits the Minnesota Vikings Profile Among Combine Players (Secondary)?

We continue taking our series looking at who the Vikings and Mike Zimmer have liked at various positions, what they have in common when it comes to NFL Scouting Combine scores—this time focusing on the secondary.

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Replacing Charlie: The Preferred Path To Filling The Gap At LG

After placing most of their offseason attention on Adrian Peterson and the little situation he’s got going on with the league, the Minnesota Vikings made their first offseason splash on Friday releasing veteran guard Charlie Johnson.

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Vikings Top 5 Draft Picks—Third Round

The second installment in our series on Vikings draft picks takes a look at the Top 5 third round picks in team history. There are some memorable names in our list, and here’s hoping the Vikings hit some picks like these players in the 2015 NFL Draft.

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Checking Boxes: Who Fits the Minnesota Vikings Profile Among Combine Players (Linebacker)?

We continue taking a look at who the Vikings and Mike Zimmer have liked at various positions, what they have in common when it comes to NFL Scouting Combine scores, and who that may mean they focus on in the future.

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Peterson’s Suspension Overturned

Adrian Peterson is no longer suspended. On Thursday, U.S. District Judge David Doty ruled in favor of the NFL Players Association in their suit on behalf of Peterson against the NFL. The ruling vacates the previous ruling by arbiter Harold Henderson and clears the way for Peterson to become a member of the Vikings’ active roster again.

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Checking Boxes: Who Fits the Minnesota Vikings Profile Among Combine Players (Defensive Line)?

The NFL combine is over and after crunching the numbers, we can take a look at the players at each position the Vikings may target given the tendencies they’ve shown in the Spielman/Zimmer era. Though we only have one year of data, we do have 71 player transactions to work from, we can still attempt to use it to see which draft prospects the Vikings may further drill down on—starting with the defensive line.

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We Are All Pawns...

The past seven days have been bonkers! That is, if you’re a fan of the Minnesota Vikings and have been following the Adrian Peterson saga that has unfolded. But take a step back with me, a step away from the action, and assess this situation. Look at it from a different perspective and realize that as everything unfolds in real time through social media, you, me, the media, we’re all pawns stuck in the giant chess game that Peterson and the Vikings initiated months ago.

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Vikings Should Keep Cassel

Vikings Journal has learned that the quarterback position is fairly important in today’s NFL. The Vikings are apparently well-situated with Teddy Bridgewater as the starter, but they would also be wise to retain his backup, Matt Cassel, who has one year remaining on his contract.

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Vikings Top 5 Draft Picks—Later Rounds (4-20)

The NFL Draft is on the way. The NFL Combine is over and free agency is around the corner, but plenty of fans are thinking about the Draft, which takes place at the end of April. Despite the run-up of anticipation, the draft can be a crapshoot of hits and misses, so now may be a good time to look at some of the hits in Vikings Draft history.

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Report: Peterson Never Playing for Vikings Again

Jason La Canfora of CBSsports.com reported Monday that Adrian Peterson’s agent had to be separated from a Vikings official last week at the NFL Scouting Combine when things got heated between the two. Things seem to be deteriorating quickly between the two camps, signaling the end of Peterson’s run in Minnesota could be very near.

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Part Two: The 5 Most Overrated Vikings Players

After Adrian Peterson knocked us off track over the weekend, today we jump back on course and finish off our two part series. Last week, we dove in and discussed some of The Most Underrated Playerson roster with the Minnesota Vikings. Today, we round it out with The Most Overrated Minnesota Vikings Players.