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Campbell has hands full with winless Lions against Vikings

Dec. 02, 2021 17:48 PM EST

Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell had a play sheet in his left hand and a walkie-talkie in his right hand during a recent practice. In many ways, Campbell has his hands full. And he knows it. The first-year coach, searching for ways to spark his...

Rodgers, Bakhtiari among non-participants in Pack's practice

Nov. 18, 2021 20:51 PM EST

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers are having trouble getting healthy this week in preparation for their game at rival Minnesota. Quarterback Aaron Rodgers (toe) did not practice Thursday for the second straight day, though the three-time NFL MVP said this...

Go-for-it Vikings get results from increased aggression

Nov. 15, 2021 19:11 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — With their window tightening for playoff contention, the Minnesota Vikings finally won a close game against a winning team by simply letting loose. By going for it instead of settling for the safer options of kicking and throwing deep to their star...

Tucker's overtime kick gives Ravens 34-31 win over Vikings

Nov. 07, 2021 18:33 PM EST

BALTIMORE (AP) — Justin Tucker's job was much easier for this game-winning kick. No need to set an NFL record — although he still felt the usual nerves with victory on the line. “Every single time, it doesn't matter if it's a PAT in the first...

Cousins, Vikings offense leaving far too many tries short

Nov. 01, 2021 20:36 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — For all their setbacks over the first six weeks, whether self-inflicted or unlucky, the Minnesota Vikings emerged from their bye in a favorable position. They were settled to play Dallas in their cacophonous stadium Sunday for their first prime-time...

Refreshed Cowboys visit Vikings in post-bye prime-time game

Oct. 28, 2021 13:59 PM EDT

DALLAS (5-1) at MINNESOTA (3-3) Sunday, 8:20 p.m. EDT, NBC OPENING LINE: Cowboys by 1, according to FanDuel SportsBook. AGAINST THE SPREAD: Dallas 6-0; Minnesota 3-3. SERIES RECORD: Cowboys lead 17-15. ...

Vikings' pass defense faces daunting stretch, minus Peterson

Oct. 27, 2021 19:49 PM EDT

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — Patrick Peterson has been as vital as expected for Minnesota's revamped secondary this season, providing a wise and steadying influence on his younger teammates and sound pass coverage of his own. The Vikings are about to find out just how much of an...

Vikings CB Peterson injures hamstring, out at least 3 games

Oct. 18, 2021 16:02 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Vikings cornerback Patrick Peterson was placed on injured reserve on Monday after hurting his hamstring against Carolina and must miss a minimum of three games. Coach Mike Zimmer said the injury was not believed to be season-ending, so the...

Cousins throws TD pass in OT; Vikings beat Panthers 34-28

Oct. 17, 2021 18:52 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — So much for the Minnesota Vikings' second-half scoring woes. Kirk Cousins threw for 373 yards and three touchdowns against the league's top-ranked pass defense, including a 27-yard touchdown pass to K.J. Osborn on the first possession of overtime...

On the run: Bulked-up Vikings 'D' still vulnerable on ground

Oct. 04, 2021 17:41 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings made a major investment in their defense for this year, badly needing better fortification against the run. Most of their newcomers have played well. The results haven't yet followed suit. The Vikings allowed...