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  1. Around the Horns: Matt Kalil makes sure holiday event has plenty ...

    Ben Goessling

    Welcome to Around the Horns, our daily look at what's happening on the Vikings beat: The Minnesota Vikings' holiday party at the University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital has been a favorite event of the team's offensive line for years, ...

    Blog | December 24, 2014
  2. Around the Horns: Winds throw Blair Walsh off course on Sunday

    Ben Goessling

    Welcome to Around the Horns, our daily look at what's happening on the Vikings beat: As a whole, Minnesota Vikings kicker Blair Walsh has enjoyed an impressive third season in the NFL after what could be classified as a disappointing second year i...

    Blog | December 10, 2014
  3. Around the Horns: Adam Thielen gets reacquainted with tackling

    Ben Goessling

    Welcome to Around the Horns, our daily look at what's happening on the Minnesota Vikings beat: Growing up in Detroit Lakes, Minnesota (population 8,569), Adam Thielen didn't have the luxury of playing high school football for a team that allowed h...

    Blog | December 05, 2014
  4. Around the Horns: Vikings' run defense needs to improve

    Ben Goessling

    Welcome to Around the Horns, our daily look at what's happening on the Vikings beat: Since they returned from their bye, the Minnesota Vikings have played some of their worst run defense of the season, allowing 471 yards in three games and giving ...

    Blog | December 04, 2014
  5. Adam Thielen named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week

    Ben Goessling

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- After becoming just the fourth player in Minnesota Vikings history to block a punt and return it for a touchdown, Adam Thielen was named the NFC Special Teams Player of the Week on Wednesday. Thielen is the first Vikings pla...

    Blog | December 03, 2014
  6. Adam Thielen is Vikings' jack of all trades

    ESPN.com staff

    ESPN Vikings reporter Ben Goessling discusses Adam Thielen's contributions on special teams, including the Minnesota State-Mankato product's blocked punt and recovery for a touchdown in Week 13....

    Blog | December 03, 2014
  7. Vikings snap punt-block drought in historic fashion

    Ben Goessling

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Before Sunday, the Minnesota Vikings hadn't blocked a punt since New Year's Day 2006, in Mike Tice's final game as head coach. That was three head coaches and two special teams coordinators ago, and it certainly hadn't happened in Mike...

    Blog | November 30, 2014
  8. Vikings' blocked punts make team history

    Ben Goessling

    MINNEAPOLIS -- When he surged through the Carolina Panthers' line, blocked Brad Nortman's punt, recovered the ball and raced 30 yards to the end zone, Minnesota Vikings receiver Adam Thielen had carved out a spot for himself in the annals of team his...

    Blog | November 30, 2014
  9. Vikings block 2 punts for TDs, beat Panthers 31-13

    Vikings block 2 punts for TDs, beat Panthers 31-13

    Recap | Box Score | Conversation | November 30, 2014
  10. Around the Horns: Inside the Vikings' fake punt

    Ben Goessling

    Welcome to Around the Horns, our daily look at what's happening on the Minnesota Vikings beat: When Vikings special teams coordinator Mike Priefer started working for Mike Zimmer, he realized he was going to have a new challenge on his hands -- or...

    Blog | November 21, 2014
  11. Minnesota Vikings film review: Offense

    Ben Goessling

    MINNEAPOLIS -- It's tempting to think how much different a day like Sunday's win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers would have been for Teddy Bridgewater if he'd been able to work with all the accoutrements the Vikings expected to have for him: Adrian Pet...

    Blog | October 28, 2014
  12. Priefer: Vikings' special teams penalties must stop

    Ben Goessling

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Through the first three years of his tenure as the Minnesota Vikings' special teams coordinator, Mike Priefer has run units that have gotten progressively better at avoiding penalties. The Vikings were flagged for 23 special te...

    Blog | October 16, 2014
  13. Vikings film review: Offense, Peterson

    Ben Goessling

    MINNEAPOLIS -- We're rolling out a new feature on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings this season, where we take a closer look back at the Minnesota Vikings' previous game through film reviews of the offense and defense. The intent here isn't to issue gra...

    Blog | September 09, 2014
  14. Around the Horns: Zimmer staying grounded

    Ben Goessling

    Welcome to Around the Horns, our daily look at what's happening on the Vikings beat: Mike Zimmer started the process after the game on Sunday, when he reacted to the Minnesota Vikings' 34-6 win over the St. Louis Rams in subdued fashion and stated...

    Blog | September 09, 2014
  15. Simpson's absence and the WR mix

    Ben Goessling

    MINNEAPOLIS -- While the Minnesota Vikings waited for the NFL to make a decision on whether or not to uphold Jerome Simpson's three-game suspension following a drunken driving arrest last November, they quietly were diversifying Simpson's role in the...

    Blog | September 02, 2014
  16. Linval Joseph returns to practice for Vikes

    Ben Goessling

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Defensive tackle Linval Joseph, who was hit in the left calf by a stray bullet in an Aug. 9 nightclub shooting in Minneapolis, returned to practice for the first time since the shooting on Sunday, and was a full participant ag...

    Blog | September 01, 2014