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Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
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June 4, 2019
Vikings rookie center Garrett Bradbury: learn now, lead later
EAGAN, Minn. — Vikings coach Mike Zimmer was talking about Garrett Bradbury after a recent practice when he looked up and saw his rookie center...
June 4, 2019 - 3:02pm
May 8, 2019
Key to Vikings rookie Dru Samia’s success? ‘A million reasons to be mad’
ST. PAUL -- Within a few seconds of watching Vikings rookie offensive guard Dru Samia compete, it's easy to tell he has a mean streak to rival...
May 8, 2019 - 4:09pm
January 12, 2019
The Sean McVay Effect: How does Vikings’ Mike Zimmer stay relevant amid seismic shift in NFL?
EAGAN, Minn. -- Mike Zimmer has a reputation of being one of the most stubborn head coaches in the NFL, a trait that should serve him well as...
January 12, 2019 - 5:31pm
January 3, 2019
Vikings lost an edge after death of a Tony Sparano, Zimmer says
EAGAN, Minn. -- Even from the grave, Tony Sparano has a way of making Mike Zimmer smile. “He was a grumpy little Italian guy who was very,...
January 3, 2019 - 8:39pm
December 31, 2018
Browns want to interview Vikings' Stefanski for head coaching job
EAGAN, Minn. -- The Cleveland Browns will interview Vikings interim offensive coordinator Kevin Stefanski for their head-coaching position. After...
December 31, 2018 - 6:47pm
Zimmer keeping his focus on the future
EAGAN, Minn. -- It didn’t take long for Mike Zimmer to look to the future. The Vikings’ head coach addressed his team for 20 to 25 minutes...
December 31, 2018 - 5:53pm
Vikings tell Zimmer his job is safe
EAGAN, Minn. -- Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer will return as head coach next season. NFL Network reported Monday, Dec. 31, that Zimmer...
December 31, 2018 - 12:31pm
December 28, 2018
Vikings players wearing T-shirts with name of QB Kyle Sloter
EAGAN, Minn. -- Kyle Sloter has never played in an NFL regular-season game, but his Vikings teammates are wearing T-shirts displaying his name....
December 28, 2018 - 6:08pm
December 27, 2018
Project? Vikings rookie Brian O’Neill still hasn’t allowed a sack this season
EAGAN, Minn. -- Brian O’Neill claims he doesn’t listen to the “outside noise,” which is probably a good thing considering the pitchforks...
December 27, 2018 - 4:02pm
December 20, 2018
Lions' Stafford hoping to avoid another sack party
EAGAN, Minn. -- The numbers are staggering. Since Detroit quarterback Matthew Stafford entered the NFL in 2009, he has been sacked 61 times in...
December 20, 2018 - 6:11pm
December 17, 2018
Vikings’ Mike Zimmer tells new offensive coordinator to run more, and he delivers
EAGAN, Minn. -- Mike Zimmer said to run the ball more, and this time the offensive coordinator really listened. The Vikings coach expressed his...
December 17, 2018 - 5:40pm
December 7, 2018
Pressuring Russell Wilson could be key for Vikings at Seattle
EAGAN, Minn. -- When the Vikings get to the opposing quarterback, they usually win. When they don’t, they lose. That’s pretty much been the...
December 7, 2018 - 4:55pm
December 4, 2018
Mike Zimmer pleased with hurry-up offense. Will Vikings use it more?
EAGAN, Minn. -- Sometimes it seems Mike Zimmer can’t help himself. After opening Monday, Dec. 4’s news conference by defending offensive...
December 4, 2018 - 5:33pm
December 3, 2018
Vikings’ Mike Zimmer says he needs to ‘do a better job’ monitoring offense
EAGAN, Minn. -- The day after a Nov. 18 loss at Chicago, Mike Zimmer said the Vikings’ offense was spending too much time trying to “trick”...
December 3, 2018 - 6:58pm
Former ‘teamer’ Anthony Harris has found a permanent spot on defense
EAGAN, Minn. -- As good as Vikings safety Anthony Harris had been this season — at one point the best safety in the NFL, according to Pro Football...
December 3, 2018 - 6:38pm