Vikings VPs To Be Featured On FSN March 12 and 23

A pair of Vikings Vice Presidents will be featured on Fox Sports North over the coming weeks in a pair of shows that are designed to give fans an inside look at how local sports franchises are run. FOX Sports North will debut “Unscripted: Decision Makers” and “Unscripted: Team Executives” as part of the “Unscripted” […]
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Let The Mock (Draft) Madness Begin!

The blitz of conference tournament and NCAA tournament games in March has allowed college basketball to cement the term “March Madness” into the collective minds of sports fans across America. So for the 4th consecutive year, vikings.com will piggyback off that and run another “Mock Madness” series in the weeks leading up to the 2011 […]
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Who Needs A Barber?

Ordinarily you’d think a story on the vikings.com Blog about a retired NFL player coming out of retirement would include the name Brett Favre. But not this time. Well, this entry includes Favre’s name but the discussion does not center on him. Instead it centers on RB Tiki Barber, who retired after the 2006 season […]
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The QB Collection Grows Again

The QB Collection began last month with 5 names of potential starting QBs for the Vikings in 2011 (and hopefully beyond) and has since grown to a list of 26 names. The latest update added 5 names to the mix and the complete list can be seen by clicking here. The names added to the […]
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Vikings Sign Robison To Extension

The Vikings have come to terms on a contact extension with DE Brian Robison. The Vikings fourth round pick out of Texas in 2007 had 15 tackles in 2010 to go along with 2.0 sacks and a pass defended.  He has a total of 13.5 sacks over his four-year career.
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Vikings Tender Qualifying Offers To 7 Players

The Vikings have tendered qualifying offers to 7 players. They are… S Husain Abdullah OL Ryan Cook DE Ray Edwards S Eric Frampton LB Erin Henderson WR Sidney Rice DE Brian Robison.  
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A Look At Rounds 2 Through 7 Under Spielman And Co.

In the previous blog entry about G Chris DeGeare, we made the point that: “There’s no doubt that hitting home runs with 1st-round picks is key to success in the NFL. But if you do some research, you’ll see that selections in rounds 2-7 and also the signing of undrafted rookie free agents are just […]
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Spielman Excited About Potential Of G Chris DeGeare

Over the last week, the NFL’s 32 teams were in Indianapolis for the 2011 NFL Scouting Combine in an effort to continue their analysis of this year’s class of draft-eligible players. While much of the attention from fans and the media is focused on the top-rated prospects who will be selected in the early stages […]
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Combine Wraps Up Today

Tuesday is the final day of the 2011 NFL Scouting Combine from Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, IN. All the groups except for two have departed and after today all the NFL teams will leave Indianapolis, too, as they advance to the next stage of draft preparation. Groups 10 and 11 (all DBs) will be […]
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Stadium-Exclusive Question/Answer Feature Debuts Next Week

We take a break from our 2011 Scouting Combine coverage to introduce and promote a new feature we’re going to have on vikings.com beginning this week. It’s a stadium-exclusive Q&A that will keep Vikings fans informed on the latest developments. The stadium issue is one that’s been top of mind for the Vikings and their […]
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