Vikings agree to contract extension with Kyle Rudolph

Eagan, Minn. (June 11, 2019) – The Minnesota Vikings announce that TE Kyle Rudolph has agreed to terms on a contract extension with the club.   In 112 games over eight seasons as a Minnesota Viking, Rudolph has totaled 41 career receiving touchdowns, the most by a tight end and fifth most all-time in franchise history, in addition to 386 career receptions and 3,787 career receiving yards. The Cincinnati, Ohio, native has started 65 consecutive games entering the 2019 season, a franchise record among tight ends and the longest active streak among NFL tight ends.   Originally selected in the … Continue reading Vikings agree to contract extension with Kyle Rudolph

Robison signs one-day contract, retires as a Viking

Eagan, Minn. (April 24, 2019) – Former DE Brian Robison has announced his retirement from the NFL after signing a one-day contract on Wednesday, April 24, with the Minnesota Vikings in order to officially retire a member of the organization.   Robison, who is tied for ninth place in club history with 60.0 total sacks, ends his career having appeared in 173 career games, ranking third among all DEs in Vikings franchise history. The 11-year veteran was selected by Minnesota in the fourth round (102nd overall) of the 2007 NFL Draft. Robison missed only three contests in 11 seasons, previously … Continue reading Robison signs one-day contract, retires as a Viking

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. 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