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No soft launch needed for Barr, seasoned Vikings defense

Sep. 12, 2019 7:53 PM EDT

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — Before the first snap of the season, the Minnesota Vikings settled into their usual spots before a slight shift by defensive tackles Linval Joseph and Shamar Stephen to their left. The second after that, defensive end Everson Griffen shuffled out of his extra-wide alignment to move...

Vikings Preview Capsule

Aug. 22, 2019 12:06 PM EDT

MINNESOTA VIKINGS (8-7-1) New faces: C Garrett Bradbury, RG Josh Kline, DT Shamar Stephen, TE Irv Smith Jr., RB Alexander Mattison, P/K Kaare Vedvik, LS Austin Cutting, WR Jordan Taylor, assistant head coach/offensive adviser Gary Kubiak. Key losses: DT Sheldon Richardson, RB Latavius Murray, DT Tom Johnson, RG...

NFL 2019: Buzz is missing, but pressure persists for Vikings

Aug. 22, 2019 12:02 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The buzz surrounding the Minnesota Vikings a year ago was unmistakable, after the addition of the best available quarterback to a roster that reached the NFC championship game. Even for an experience-hardened team directed by a no-nonsense coach, though, the widespread belief that the...