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Minnesota Vikings

Stadium: TCF Bank Stadium | Coach: Mike Zimmer
Team RankingOverallRushingPassing
Offense13th130.1 (9th)214.2 (21st)
Defense26th110.4 (13th)287.2 (29th)
2014 Draft
19Anthony BarrOLBUCLA
132Teddy BridgewaterQBLVILLE
372Scott CrichtonDEOREGST
396Jerick McKinnonRBGAS
5145David YankeyOGSTNFRD
6182Antone ExumCBVATECH
6184Kendall JamesCBME
7220Shamar StephenDTUCONN
7223Brandon WattsOLBGATECH
7225Jabari PriceCBUNC

Last Game

Thu, August 28
LP Field
Minnesota Vikings
Tennessee Titans

Game Leaders

Passing: C. Ponder (12-15, 121)
Rushing: J. Banyard (18-111)
Receiving: A. Reisner (4-33)

Passing: Z. Mettenberger (12-17, 154)
Rushing: A. Andrews (13-78)
Receiving: J. Hunter (2-53)


Fri Aug 8
W 10 - 6OAK
Sat Aug 16
W 30 - 28ARI
Sat Aug 23
W 30 - 12at KC
Thu Aug 28
W 19 - 3at TEN
1:00 pm EDT
Sun Sep 7
at STL
1:00 pm EDT
Sun Sep 14
1:00 pm EDT
Sun Sep 21
at NO
4:25 pm EDT
Sun Sep 28
8:25 pm EDT
Thu Oct 2
at GB
1:00 pm EDT
Sun Oct 12
1:00 pm EDT
Sun Oct 19
at BUF
1:00 pm EDT
Sun Oct 26
at TB
1:00 pm EST
Sun Nov 2
1:00 pm EST
Sun Nov 16
at CHI
1:00 pm EST
Sun Nov 23
1:00 pm EST
Sun Nov 30
1:00 pm EST
Sun Dec 7
1:00 pm EST
Sun Dec 14
at DET
1:00 pm EST
Sun Dec 21
at MIA
1:00 pm EST
Sun Dec 28


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Jamarca Sanford placed on IR by Minnesota
by Marty Gitlin |

An ankle injury has landed Vikings strong safety Jamarca Sanford on injured reserve.

Sanford started 13 games last season and has been a key contributor since arriving in Minnesota five years ago. He racked up a career-high 58 tackles in 2013.

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Three-game suspension stands for Jerome Simpson
by Marty Gitlin |

Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson could not get a three-game suspension handed down by the NFL for a DUI reduced. The league has confirmed the suspension, per ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.

Simpson contributed 48 catches for 726 yards and one touchdown last season, but faded after a strong start. He racked up nearly half of those yards in the first four games.

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Zach Line suffers ankle injury Thursday
by Igor Mello |

Vikings fullback Zach Line suffered an ankle injury during Thursday's preseason finale against the Titans. He was ruled out for the remainder of the game, per the team's official website.

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Adrian Peterson responds to media report
by Michael Hurcomb |

Vikings running back Adrian Peterson issued a statement Thursday in response to the ESPN report that he told Cowboys owner Jerry Jones in a phone conversation he would like to play for Dallas after his tenure with Minnesota concludes.

"This was a casual conversation between NFL colleagues in which I never indicated I wanted to leave the Vikings," Peterson’s statement reads, according to The Dallas Morning News. "I have always said I understand the NFL is a business but that I would love to retire as a Viking."

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Adrian Peterson to be used differently
by Larry Hartstein |

The Vikings want to get running back Adrian Peterson to the edge more often this season, "both to maximize his explosiveness and reduce the pounding on his body," reports "He'll run out of shotgun sets and multiple-receiver formations more often."

The website said Peterson will get more usage as a receiver and that's "the most profound change for him this season."

Said running backs coach Kirby Wilson: "He's had good days, but there are some days when he's been spectacular in those areas. I'm excited to see what the new and improved Adrian Peterson is going to look like when the opener starts. I think this whole team is excited about what he could bring as a dual-threat player."

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