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Daily Norseman 4 hours ago
Vikings not expected to pick up fifth-year option on Mike Hughes

Vikings not expected to pick up fifth-year option on Mike Hughes

Photo by Hannah Foslien/ Not terribly surprising In addition to approaching the 2021 NFL Draft, we are quickly coming to the point where the Minnesota Vikings (and 31 other teams that don’t matter as much) need to make a decision about whether or not to pick up the fifth-year option on their first-round picks from the 2018 NFL Draft. According to Chris Tomasson of the St. Paul Pioneer Press, the Vikings have already come to a conclusion. Salary-cap analyst Jason Fitzgerald said the fifth-year option for 2022 for #Vikings CB Mike Hughes would be roughly $9.7 million....
The Viking Age 5 hours ago

Vikings trade up for a tight end in recent 2021 mock draft

Pro Football Network has the Minnesota Vikings trading up to select Kyle Rudolph’s replacement in this year’s NFL Draft. It’s been less than a week since the Minnesota Vikings made the tough decision to release longtime tight end, Kyle Rudolph. For the last 10 years, Rudolph was a leader in the Vikings locker room and the […] Vikings trade up for a tight end in recent 2021 mock draft - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - Minnesota Vikings News and Fan Community
Vikings Territory 7 hours ago

Vikings Draft Profile: Zach Wilson, QB, BYU

The current Minnesota Vikings regime has made it pretty clear that they are all in on their franchise quarterback Kirk Cousins. They have gone so far as to make him the richest free agent signing in franchise history, and giving him an extension last off-season on top of that. The pro/anti-Cousins debate rages every day … The post Vikings Draft Profile: Zach Wilson, QB, BYU appeared first on Vikings Territory.
Daily Norseman 8 hours ago
SKOL Search with Daniel House

SKOL Search with Daniel House

Photo by James Black/Icon Sportswire via Daniel House joins Tyler Forness to talk the Golden Gophers prospects and future stars The Daily Norseman and the Climbing The Pocket Network have joined forces to create a one-stop shop for Vikings podcasts delivered to your eardrums daily. This collection of shows promises to deliver the top independent voices covering the Vikings from every angle. Subscribe below: Click here for iTunes Click here for Stitcher Click here for Spotify Click here for iHeartRADIO Click here for YouTube Click here for Google Play Music Need...
Vikings Territory 8 hours ago

2021 Looks Like End of Road for Mike Hughes with Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings were thin via experience in the cornerback room during 2020. It now appears that 2021 may be the swan song for its longest-tenured cornerback. Vikings reporter Chris Tomasson with the Pioneer Press tweeted on Monday: Salary-cap analyst Jason Fitzgerald said the fifth-year option for 2022 for #Vikings CB Mike Hughes would be roughly $9.7 … The post 2021 Looks Like End of Road for Mike Hughes with Vikings appeared first on Vikings Territory.
Vikings Territory 9 hours ago

The Vikings do ignore the O-line, just not how they used to

Note: This article is a counter-point to an amazing piece by our senior writer and Vikings Insider, Dustin Baker. This originally appeared on our sister-site, purplePTSD.com as well.  Click here to read that: The Vikings Don’t “Ignore” the Offensive Line – Vikings Territory If there’s one single issue that I’ve talked about more than any … The post The Vikings do ignore the O-line, just not how they used to appeared first on Vikings Territory.
The Viking Age 10 hours ago

Career with Vikings could be ending sooner than later for Mike Hughes

Heading into the final season of his rookie deal, the Minnesota Vikings are not expected to pick up the fifth-year contract option for cornerback Mike Hughes. During his first-ever regular-season game as a member of the Minnesota Vikings in 2018, Mike Hughes intercepted a pass and took it 28 yards in the other direction for […] Career with Vikings could be ending sooner than later for Mike Hughes - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - Minnesota Vikings News and Fan Community
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 11 hours ago

Vikings bring back DE Stephen Weatherly after Panthers stint

The Minnesota Vikings signed defensive end Stephen Weatherly to a one-year, $2.5 million contract on Monday, bringing back one of their past draft picks to try to strengthen a lagging pass rush.
Vikings Territory 13 hours ago

Vikings Trade Back, Draft O-Lineman in Latest Mock Draft

When Minnesota Vikings Twitter doled out its annual awards in January, The Draft Network’s Jordan Reid was tapped as the best NFL draft mind in Vikings orbit. —– Vikings Twitter 2020 Awards —- Award #1 Who is the Best [Vikings} NFL Draft Mind?@vikingsfans16 @Jordan_Reid @TheRealForno @JaredBarsNFL — Dustin Baker (@DustBaker) December 30, 2020   Reid … The post Vikings Trade Back, Draft O-Lineman in Latest Mock Draft appeared first on Vikings Territory.
Minneapolis Star-Tribune 16 hours ago

Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson on his rookie season, teammates and more

It's never really the off season in the NFL, so the Vikings wide receiver pays a visit to Michael Rand on the Daily Delivery. Also, some 'football talk' with Patrick Reusse and the U's hockey snub.
The Viking Age 17 hours ago

4 reasons why the Vikings should trade down from pick No. 14

Why should the Minnesota Vikings look to move back a few spots in the first round of the NFL Draft? The Minnesota Vikings finished the 2020 season at a dismal 7-9 and that losing record secured them the 14th choice in the 2021 NFL Draft. The team has plenty of needs on both sides of […] 4 reasons why the Vikings should trade down from pick No. 14 - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - Minnesota Vikings News and Fan Community
Daily Norseman 19 hours ago
Minnesota Vikings Pre Free Agency Mock Draft

Minnesota Vikings Pre Free Agency Mock Draft

Photo by Boyd Ivey/Icon Sportswire via I am using the Consensus Big Board from NFL Mock Draft Database. It compiles all of the “Big Boards” out there and gives everyone a rating from 1 to 300. I am setting a general rule of having to pick someone realistic on the board within our pick. I like this better than some mock draft simulators because the simulators are random. I.E. if Zach Wilson is available at 14 I am picking him, but then everyone will say it is unrealistic and I would have to agree. 14. Alijah Vera-Tucker (USC - IOL) #19 on the board - Alijah...
The Viking Age 19 hours ago

5 offensive sleepers the Vikings should target in 2021 free agency

Which potential 2021 free agents on offense could emerge as sleeper targets for the Minnesota Vikings? It’s not going to be easy for the Minnesota Vikings to bring quality into the organization during free agency this offseason. With the salary cap coming down due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, almost every NFL team […] 5 offensive sleepers the Vikings should target in 2021 free agency - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - Minnesota Vikings News and Fan Community
The Viking Age Mar 7, 2021

Why Danielle Hunter might have leverage over the Vikings

Rumors about the desire of Minnesota Vikings defensive end Danielle Hunter to get a pay raise aren’t going away anytime soon. During the first five years after selecting him in the third round of the 2015 NFL Draft, the Minnesota Vikings couldn’t have hoped for the career of Danielle Hunter to turn out much better […] Why Danielle Hunter might have leverage over the Vikings - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - Minnesota Vikings News and Fan Community
Vikings Territory Mar 7, 2021

PFF Suggests Top-Notch Free Agent Guard for Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings do not have a lot of money available to shop during free agency, but that doesn’t stop Pro Football Focus from sending a big name to the team. In Seth Galina’s recent ideal-free-agent article that details each team’s possible signing, he sends Washington offensive guard Brandon Scherff to the Vikings. This would … The post PFF Suggests Top-Notch Free Agent Guard for Vikings appeared first on Vikings Territory.

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    Mike Hughes

    Vikings not expected to pick up fifth-year option on Mike Hughes

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    Vikings Draft Profile: Zach Wilson, QB, BYU

  • 1 Justin Jefferson

    Justin Jefferson

    Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson on his rookie season, teammates and more

  • 1 Danielle Hunter

    Danielle Hunter

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