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Green Bay 8-2-0
Minnesota 7-3-0
Chicago 4-5-0
Detroit 3-5-1


2019 Pre Season Schedule
Date Opponent Time
8/09 @ New Orleans 7 PM
8/18 Seattle 7 PM
8/24 Arizona 12 PM
8/29 @ Buffalo 6:30 PM
2019 Regular Season Schedule
9/08 Alanta 12 PM
9/15 @ Green Bay 12 PM
9/22 Oakland 12 PM
9/29 @ Chicago 3:25 PM
10/06 @ NY Giants 12 PM
10/13 Philadelphia 12 PM
10/20 @ Detroit 12 PM
10/24 Washington 7:20 PM
11/03 @ Kansas City 12 PM
11/10 @Dallas 7:20 PM
11/17 Denver 12 PM
11/24 Bye N/A
12/02 @ Seattle 7:15 PM
12/08 Detroit 12 PM
12/15 @ LA Chargers 7:20 PM
12/23 Green Bay 7:15 PM
12/29 Chicago 12 PM


NFL Calendar

Nov. 18 NFL Mexico Series, Kansas City Chiefs vs. Los Angeles Chargers, Estadio Azteca.

Dec. 12 League Meeting, Las Colinas, Texas.

Dec. 29 Week 17.

Dec. 30 Earliest permissible date for clubs to renegotiate or extend the rookie contract of a drafted rookie who was selected in any round of the 2017 NFL Draft or any undrafted rookie signed in 2018. Any permissible renegotiated or extended player contract will not be considered a rookie contract and will not be subject to the rules that limit rookie contracts.

Option exercise period begins for Fifth-Year Option for First-Round Selections from the 2017 NFL Draft. To exercise the option, the club must give written notice to the player on or after December 30, 2019, but prior to May 5, 2020.

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Gary Kubiak's offense gives life to old-school fullbacks
Assistant coach Kubiak's run-heavy style leans on endangered species. Star Tribune November 15, 2019

Denver’s defense offers tough challenge for Vikings’ thriving offense
Following a win on national TV against a division-leading team, the Minnesota Vikings return home to battle a club that is sitting in last place in the AFC West. But the Denver Broncos haven’t been steamrolled in their six losses. In fact, their defense is one of the best in the NFL. November 14, 2019

Notebook: Vikings Prepare for Denver’s Disguising Defense
“D” is for “disguise” within Denver’s defense. The Broncos (3-6) have an ability within the back end of their defense to keep cards close to the vest and create confusion under Head Coach Vic Fangio, whose successful scheme as defensive coordinator in Chicago helped the Bears win the NFC North last season. November 14, 2019

Timeout with Dan Bailey
Dan Bailey had no idea. The kicker was unaware of how close he was to his 1,000th career point heading into Week 10’s game at Dallas against his former team. November 14, 2019

Favre, Cousins Connect Over Shared Experience with Vikings ‘Family’
Nearly a decade separates their time in Purple, but two Vikings quarterbacks connected this week over shared experiences. November 14, 2019

Danielle Hunter Nominated for NFL Sportsmanship Award
A first glance at Danielle Hunter reveals a person born to play football. November 14, 2019

All About the Process
When Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins hits the field today against Denver, it will mark his 75th consecutive start in the National Football League. November 14, 2019

Kirk Cousins talks to Brett Favre about winning, fun and his long-term Vikings future
There isn't a shortage of chances to hear Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins talk every week, but his recent chat with Brett Favre included things you may not get elsewhere. Star Tribune November 14, 2019

Vikings place center Brett Jones on injured reserve, promote tackle Aviante Collins
The Vikings shuffled offensive line depth Thursday as center Brett Jones’ knee injury was deemed season ending. Star Tribune November 14, 2019

Vikings safety Anthony Harris ranks among NFL's best
Undrafted out of college in 2015, Anthony Harris has been one of the Vikings' biggest surprises. Star Tribune November 14, 2019

Denver's Von Miller will get extra attention from Vikings' Kyle Rudolph
"You have to know where he is on every play," said the veteran tight end. Star Tribune November 14, 2019

Kyle Rudolph says Broncos can't be taken lightly
The Vikings tight end says he's glad Minnesota is facing Denver in Week 11, as it's given them time to prepare for the Broncos defense. Star Tribune November 14, 2019

Kevin Stefanski: 'We chose this identity'
Vikings offensive coordinator Kevin Stefanski has been pleased with how the offense has responded to losing wide receiver Adam Thielen to an injury since playing Detroit saying, "All of our guys stand at the ready."  Star Tribune November 14, 2019

CBS analyst Rich Gannon has reversed course on Vikings QB Kirk Cousins
Rich Gannon has a rare home game Sunday as a CBS analyst. Then again, he’s not looking at it that way. Pioneer Press November 14, 2019

With Adam Thielen out and Stefon Diggs double-teamed, Dalvin Cook catching a lot of passes for Vikings
When Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen went down with a hamstring injury in the Week 7 win against the Detroit Lions, the presumptive favorite to supplement Thielen’s role was fellow wide receiver Stefon Diggs. Pioneer Press November 14, 2019

Safety Anthony Harris joins three other Vikings starters in missing practice
Another Vikings starter has missed a practice. Safety Anthony Harris, who was limited Wednesday with a groin injury, sat out Thursday’s workout. Pioneer Press November 14, 2019

Vikings sign Aviante Collins off practice squad, place Brett Jones on IR
It’s been a long road for Aviante Collins, but he’s finally back on the Vikings’ active roster. Pioneer Press November 14, 2019

He's cooking: Vikings RB's recipe is speed, strength, vision
Tackling Dalvin Cook has been a challenge this season. The Minnesota Vikings running back has vaulted to the top of the league's rushing list while leaving behind a trail of defenders who have either bounced off his 5-foot-10, 210-pound frame or simply been left in his wake. November 14, 2019

Chef’s Special? Dalvin Cook Makes Tacklers Miss
For the first time this season, Dalvin Cook was named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week. November 13, 2019

Lunchbreak: ‘Don’t Overlook Mattison’s Role’ in Minnesota’s Run Game
Entering the Vikings Week 11 contest against the Broncos, Dalvin Cook leads the NFL in rushing yards (991) and yards from scrimmage (1,415). The third-year running back has been crucial to Minnesota’s success on the ground. November 13, 2019

5 Vikings-Broncos Storylines to Watch
The Vikings have won five of six games, and have one more goal to accomplish before some much-needed time off. November 13, 2019

Presser Points: Zimmer Says Hiring Kubiak Is ‘Best Thing That’s Ever Happened to Me’
Vikings Head Coach Mike Zimmer has endured plenty of ups and downs in his five-plus seasons in Minnesota. November 13, 2019

Dalvin Cook Named NFC Offensive Player of the Week
Vikings RB Dalvin Cook has been named NFC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance against the Dallas Cowboys in Week 10. November 13, 2019

Vikings lose Khari Blasingame off practice squad, to get back Davion Davis
The Vikings got back a wide receiver on Wednesday for the practice squad, but they lost a fullback. Pioneer Press November 13, 2019

Vikings’ Mike Zimmer: Adding Gary Kubiak to staff has been my best move
Gary Kubiak doesn’t have the high-profile role he once did in the NFL, but don’t think for a second he hasn’t had a huge impact on the Vikings this season. Pioneer Press November 13, 2019

Ex-coach Mike Shanahan: Vikings’ Kirk Cousins needed better supporting cast to show his skills
When the Vikings play host to the Denver Broncos on Sunday, Mike Shanahan will be watching from afar with great interest. Pioneer Press November 13, 2019

Vikings’ Adam Thielen, Linval Joseph among four starters out at practice
The Vikings were without four starters at practice Wednesday but they at least got one back. Pioneer Press November 13, 2019

Vikings RB Dalvin Cook named NFC Offensive Player of Week
Dalvin Cook is the NFL’s leading rusher and now he’s also the NFC Offensive Player of the Week. Cook was given the award on Wednesday for last Sunday’s showing in a 28-24 win at Dallas. Cook ran for a game-high 97 yards and tied his career high with 86 yards receiving. Pioneer Press November 13, 2019

Zulgad: Looking ahead: Forget the Broncos, here’s the Vikings’ game we can’t wait to see
Mike Zimmer opened his press conference on Wednesday by making sure everyone knew that the Denver Broncos weren’t nearly as bad as their 3-6 record indicates and that the Vikings would be in for a tough game on Sunday. “We’re going to have our hands full, and we’re going to have to play really well to win,” Zimmer said. November 13, 2019

Even without Linval Joseph, Vikings' run defense will be major test for Broncos
A stellar performance against Dallas' Ezekiel Elliott showed how the team is banding together in the Pro Bowler's absence. Star Tribune November 13, 2019

Dalvin Cook's night in Dallas earns him NFC Offensive Player of the Week
Dalvin Cook is the only Vikings running back other than Adrian Peterson to earn two NFC Offensive Player of the Week honors during his career. Star Tribune November 13, 2019

Cousin credits coaches for not asking 'unrealistic' things of players
With Adam Thielen out due to injury, Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins says their roster depth has been a key to Minnesota's success. Star Tribune November 13, 2019