Kicker Dan Bailey signs with Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings announced today that they have re-signed kicker Dan Bailey to a contract. Bailey (6-0, 195) will enter his second season with the Vikings in 2019 after originally signing with the club on September 18, 2018. Bailey finished his first season in Minnesota making 21-of-28 field goal attempts and 30-of-31 point after attempts. The ninth-year kicker out of Oklahoma State is the fifth-most accurate kicker in NFL history, converting 86.6 percent of his career field goals (207/239). The former Dallas Cowboy has appeared in 122 career games and has connected on 11 career game-winning field goals. Advertisements Continue reading Kicker Dan Bailey signs with Vikings

Vikings part ways with Sendejo, Remmers

Eagan, Minn. (March 11, 2019) – The Minnesota Vikings announce the team has terminated the contract of OL Mike Remmers and declined SAndrew Sendejo’s option for the 2019 season. Additionally, the Vikings have tendered one-year contracts to Restricted Free Agents S Anthony Harrisand T Rashod Hill. Harris will receive a second-round tender and Hill will receive a right-of-first-refusal tender.   CONTRACT TERMINATED: PLAYER                       POS.          EXP.                          COLLEGE Mike Remmers……………. OL…………… 6………………… Oregon State   2019 OPTION DECLINED: PLAYER                       POS.          EXP.                          COLLEGE Andrew Sendejo……………. S…………… 8…………………………….. Rice   RESTRICTED FREE AGENTS TENDERED: PLAYER                       POS.          EXP.                          COLLEGE Anthony Harris………………. S…………… 4………………………… Virginia Rashod … Continue reading Vikings part ways with Sendejo, Remmers

Vikings add former Broncos coach/QB Kubiak to staff

Eagan, Minn. (January 14, 2019) – The Minnesota Vikings have named Gary Kubiak assistant head coach/offensive advisor, Brian Pariani tight ends coach and Klint Kubiak quarterbacks coach. Gary Kubiak (koo-bee-ack) brings 24 years of NFL coaching experience, including 10 as a head coach, to the Vikings staff. Prior to joining the Vikings, he spent the last two seasons as senior personnel advisor for the Denver Broncos. Kubiak was with the Broncos franchise for 24 overall seasons, including nine seasons as a quarterback (1983-91), 11 seasons as offensive coordinator (1995-2005) two seasons as the Broncos’ head coach (2015-16) and the past … Continue reading Vikings add former Broncos coach/QB Kubiak to staff

Vikings-Bears gametime moved to 3:25pm

The NFL announced today that the regular season finale on December 30th between the Minnesota Vikings and the Chicago Bears  will kick off at 3:25pm central time. The game was originally scheduled to start at noon. The Vikings can clinch a wild card spot in the playoffs with a win while Chicago is still fighting for a first round bye if they win the game.  The game will be televised by FOX. Continue reading Vikings-Bears gametime moved to 3:25pm