Special Teams Play Pushes Minnesota Vikings Past Detroit Lions
Marcus Sherels

The Minnesota Vikings‘ special teams unit has made plenty of noise throughout the season, but mostly because of Cordarrelle Patterson‘s effectiveness in the kick return game. Against the Detroit Lions this past Sunday, Patterson made himself known on the offensive side […]

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With nearly $41 million in cap space to work with during 2014 NFL free agency, the Minnesota Vikings are expected to be busy once the new league year begins on March 11. With a glaring need along the defensive line, […]

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Many believe the Minnesota Vikings could contend in the competitive NFC North division if they only had a quarterback. There’s some accuracy to that belief, especially since the Vikings employ arguably the best running back in the NFL in superstar […]

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The Minnesota Vikings seem to have two long-term building blocks for their secondary in safety Harrison Smith and cornerback Xavier Rhodes, but adding talent around them has to be an offseason priority after they allowed 37 passing touchdowns (most in the league) and 287.2 passing […]

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The Minnesota Vikings had one of the worst defenses in NFL history in 2013, and there is significant turnover coming with defensive end Jared Allen and defensive tackle Kevin Williams both not likely to be back with the team. Add in […]

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The first notable move of the offseason for the Minnesota Vikings came when they released linebacker Erin Henderson earlier this month. He had a productive 2013 season, with 112 total tackles (second on team), four sacks and two interceptions, but two […]

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The Minnesota Vikings had one of the worst defenses in the NFL in 2013, and they were particularly bad against the pass, allowing 37 touchdowns through the air (most in the league) and finishing 31st in yardage allowed (287.2 per […]

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