2018 Minnesota Vikings regular season schedule

MINNESOTA VIKINGS 2018 SCHEDULE Sep. 9 San Francisco 49ers 12:00 PM FOX Sep. 16 at Green Bay Packers 12:00 PM FOX Sep. 23 Buffalo Bills 12:00 PM CBS at Los Angeles Rams (Thu) 7:20 PM FOX/NFLN Oct. 7 at Philadelphia Eagles 3:25 PM FOX Oct. 14 Arizona Cardinals 12:00 PM FOX Oct. 21 at New York Jets 12:00 PM FOX Oct. 28 New Orleans Saints 7:20 PM NBC Nov. 4 Detroit Lions 12:00 PM FOX Nov. 11 BYE Nov. 18 at Chicago Bears 12:00 PM FOX Nov. 25 Green Bay Packers 7:20 PM NBC Dec. 2 at New England Patriots … Continue reading 2018 Minnesota Vikings regular season schedule

Vikings sign Kendricks to contract extension

Eagan, Minn. (April 16, 2018) – The Minnesota Vikings announced LB Eric Kendricks has signed a contract extension with the club. In his career with the Vikings, Kendricks has totaled 367 (253 solo) tackles, 30 tackles for loss, 26 quarterback hurries, 21 pass break-ups, and two interceptions. Kendricks returned both interceptions for tou chdowns and has also forced and recovered one fumble. In his first three seasons since entering the NFL, Kendricks has led the team in total tackles, the first Viking to do so since Rip Hawkins (1961-1964). In 2017, the Fresno, California native tallied a career-high 136 (87 … Continue reading Vikings sign Kendricks to contract extension

Vikings announce 2018 pre-season opponents

Eagan, Minn. (April 11, 2018) – The NFL has released the 2018 preseason slate with the Minnesota Vikings opening on the road facing the Denver Broncos during Week 1. The Vikings last visited the Broncos in 1987 for a preseason contest. Minnesota will then return home to host back-to-back games at U.S. Bank Stadium. Week 2 will bring the Jacksonville Jaguars to the Twin Cities. The Jaguars only preseason game versus Minnesota was last held in 2003 at the Metrodome. The Seattle Seahawks are the Vikings Week 3 opponent. Seattle’s last preseason appearance in Minnesota was in 2010. The preseason … Continue reading Vikings announce 2018 pre-season opponents

Vikings make it official, sign QB Kirk Cousins

Eagan, MN (March 15, 2018) – The Minnesota Vikings announced today the long anticipated ¬†signing of ¬†former Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins. Cousins joins the Vikings after spending six years with Washington. The Holland, Michigan native started all 16 games during the previous three seasons while topping 4,000+ passing yards and 25+ touchdowns during each campaign. Cousins was originally drafted in the 4th round (102nd overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft. He has started 57 career games and appeared in 62 contests. The former Michigan State Spartan has thrown for 16,206 yards and 99 touchdowns with a 65.5 completion percentage … Continue reading Vikings make it official, sign QB Kirk Cousins

Vikings name John DeFilippo offensive coordinator

Eden Prairie, MN (February 9, 2018) – The Minnesota Vikings have named John DeFilippo offensive coordinator. DeFilippo (pronounced dee-fah-LIP-oh) joins the Minnesota Vikings as the team’s offensive coordinator in 2018 after serving as the Eagles quarterbacks coach during their Super Bowl-winning 2017 season. DeFilippo spent two seasons (2016-17) as the Eagles quarterbacks coach after spending the previous season as the offensive coordinator of the Cleveland Browns. “We are very excited to add John to our staff. We took our time with the search and made sure we left no stone unturned to get the right fit. He has a track … Continue reading Vikings name John DeFilippo offensive coordinator