17 DFL legislators tell Vikings that Priefer suspension is 'totally inadequate'

In an open letter to Vikings owner Zygi Wilf released Friday, 17 state legislators from the House and Senate implored the organization to release the entire investigation into claims made by former punter Chris Kluwe that special teams coordinator Mike Priefer made multiple homophobic remarks in 2012 and that his 2013 release was because of his outspoken support for gay marriage.

Minneapolis teen steals cellphone from St. Paul girl, 6, charges say

A teenage boy was charged Friday with felony robbery after he allegedly grabbed a cellphone from a 6-year-old girl and ran off with it.

Vikings defense: New coach, system make it easier to purge 2013

MANKATO, Minn. -- Perhaps the 1:30 a.m. false alarm that chased the Vikings from their dormitory hours before their first official practice of 2014 was a clarion call for some players -- a final, ear-splitting reminder of the tire fire that was Minnesota's 2013 defense.

Vikings fans' choice appears to be rookie Teddy Bridgewater

When Teddy Bridgewater stepped from his SUV on Thursday, a clamor rose from the crowd waiting for the Vikings player to arrive at training camp. It didn't stop until the 21-year-old rookie approached to sign some autographs.

Vikings hope for quick read on rookie linebacker Anthony Barr

MANKATO, Minn. -- Just as the Vikings were when selecting him ninth overall in the NFL draft, rookie linebacker Anthony Barr is on the clock.

Vikings' running back Adrian Peterson wants to play every down

MANKATO, Minn. -- During offseason preparation, Vikings running back Adrian Peterson admits he got ahead of himself.