Minnesota Vikings

KANSAS CITY, MO - AUGUST 23: Cyrus Gray #32 of the Kansas City Chiefs carries the ball during the preseason game against the Minnesota Vikings at Arrowhead Stadium on August 23, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Renovated Vikings Defense Ready To Play For Real

The Minnesota Vikings will have seven new starters in their base defense this season. The scheme itself is a lot different, too, using more man-to-man coverage, blitzing and disguises than in the past.

97.1 The Ticket–09/02/2014

Sharrif Floyd #95 of the Minnesota Vikings runs a drill during a rookie minicamp on May 3, 2013 at Winter Park in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Sharrif Floyd Looks To Continue Vikings Tradition Of Good Defensive Tackles

The Minnesota Vikings have a long tradition of having very good defensive tackles. They drafted Sharrif Floyd in the first round of the 2013 draft in hopes that he can continue the trend. He learned a lot of from former teammate Kevin Williams and slimmed down in the offseason to reach his full potential. This season should be the beginning of the Floyd era in Minnesota.

08/22/2014

Blake Bortles (Photo Credit: John Konstantaras)

5 Worst Teams In NFL Heading Into 2014 Season

Let’s take a look at who the five worst teams will be heading into the 2014 NFL season.

08/19/2014

adrian_peterson.png

5 Must Have Offensive Players To Use When Playing Your 1st Game Of Madden’15

5 Must Have Offensive Players To Use When Playing Your 1st Game Of Madden’15

08/02/2014

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 25: (L-R) Kathaleen O'Connor and Eric Mabe from Middletown, New York show support for the New York Giants during the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 25, 2013 in New York City.

Top 5 Goofiest NFL Draft Moments

Will anything weird happen at the NFL Draft? Probably. But until then, here are our five favorite goofy NFL Draft moments.

97.1 The Ticket–05/07/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29: Jared Allen #69 of the Minnesota Vikings greets head coach Jim Schwartz of the Detroit Lions on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Jared Allen Settles In With Bears

Defensive end Jared Allen turns 32 this week. He wants nothing to do with the idea of becoming a situational pass rusher as a 30-something Chicago Bear.

97.1 The Ticket–04/01/2014

CINCINNATI, OH - SEPTEMBER 1: Cincinnati Bengals defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer argues with head linesman Kent Payne #79 during an NFL preseason game against the Indianapolis Colts at Paul Brown Stadium on September 1, 2011 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Colts won 17-13. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

In Vikings Coach Search, Zimmer A Favorite

The Minnesota Vikings have moved into the home stretch of their search for a head coach and Cincinnati defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer has emerged as a favorite.

97.1 The Ticket–01/14/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29: Reggie Bush #21 of the Detroit Lions gets tackled by Chase Baker #91 of the Minnesota Vikings on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

5 Things To Know After Vikings Top Lions In Finale

Adrian Peterson watched the final game of Minnesota’s disappointing season from the sideline, with a groin injury keeping him out.

97.1 The Ticket–12/30/2013

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29: Head coach Leslie Frazier of the Minnesota Vikings walks off the field after defeating the Detroit Lions on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Minnesota Vikings Fire Coach Leslie Frazier

The Minnesota Vikings fired coach Leslie Frazier on Monday morning, one year after they made the playoffs and one day after they finished a 5-10-1 season.

97.1 The Ticket–12/30/2013

Rhett Ellison #40 of the Minnesota Vikings carries the ball against Glover Quin #27 and Stephen Tulloch #55 of the Detroit Lions during the second quarter of the game on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Ellison was injured on the play. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Lions Edged By Vikings 14-13, In Final Game Of Season

The Vikings beat the Lions 14-13 on Sunday afternoon in the final game at the Teflon-topped stadium after 32 seasons.

97.1 The Ticket–12/29/2013

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,935 other followers