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  1. Minnesota Vikings film review: Defense

    Ben Goessling

    MINNEAPOLIS -- As a longtime defensive coordinator who still is largely responsible for the Minnesota Vikings' operations on that side of the ball, Mike Zimmer seems more peeved when shortcomings arise with the Vikings' defense than he does when they...

    Blog | December 09, 2014
  2. Twitter mailbag: Head coach shopping?

    Dan Graziano


    Blog | November 22, 2014
  3. Vikings' defense climbing the rankings

    Ben Goessling

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Half a season into Mike Zimmer's first year as the Minnesota Vikings' head coach, the team's defense in the midst of an impressive turnaround. A group that allowed the most points in the NFL last season has improved to 17th overall,...

    Blog | October 28, 2014
  4. Minnesota Vikings film review: Defense

    Ben Goessling

    MINNEAPOLIS -- For 57 minutes, the Minnesota Vikings put together what would have stood up as their best defensive performance of the season, if not for what happened in the game's final three minutes. The Vikings had forced four turnovers, sacked Ky...

    Blog | October 21, 2014
  5. Around the Horns: Scott Crichton could play Sunday for Vikings

    Ben Goessling

    Welcome to Around the Horns, our daily look at what's happening on the Vikings beat: In a year where unforeseen circumstances have led the Minnesota Vikings to turn to a number of rookies sooner than they'd planned, third-round pick Scott Crichton...

    Blog | October 16, 2014
  6. Vikings injury report: Linval Joseph limited

    Ben Goessling

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- The Minnesota Vikings got one defensive starter back at practice on Wednesday, but as they go through the week preparing for Sunday's game against the Buffalo Bills, they'll have to monitor the health of a few members of their ...

    Blog | October 15, 2014
  7. Minnesota Vikings film review: Defense

    Ben Goessling

    MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Vikings' defensive performance in a 17-3 loss to the Detroit Lions Sunday must be graded on a curve, considering the Lions were without wide receiver Calvin Johnson and running back Reggie Bush, which led them to simplify...

    Blog | October 14, 2014
  8. Rookie Corey Linsley earns Packers' trust and perhaps a permanent...

    Rob Demovsky

    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Corey Linsley needs no reminder that one of Aaron Rodgers' greatest throws -- maybe even the best one the Green Bay Packers quarterback has ever made -- did not count because of his mistake. "Believe me, I know that," Linsley sa...

    Blog | October 10, 2014
  9. The Film Don't Lie: Vikings

    Ben Goessling

    A weekly look at what the Vikings must fix: Perhaps nothing had coach Mike Zimmer more despondent after Thursday's 42-10 loss to the Green Bay Packers than the way his defensive front got pushed around in the running game. While the Vikings will g...

    Blog | October 07, 2014
  10. Minnesota Vikings film review: Defense

    Ben Goessling

    MINNEAPOLIS -- As difficult as it is to pick the toughest challenge of all the formidable offenses the Minnesota Vikings have faced during the first five weeks of the 2014 season, the Green Bay Packers might have earned that distinction. When the ...

    Blog | October 06, 2014
  11. Zimmer, Robison: Vikings need to be more disciplined in run defen...

    Ben Goessling

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Before the Minnesota Vikings' game on Thursday night against the Green Bay Packers, coach Mike Zimmer had pointed out some of the inconsistencies he saw in the Vikings' pass rush and the problems that arose when players focused...

    Blog | October 03, 2014
  12. Film review: Barr's sack, Vikings 'team rush'

    Ben Goessling

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer talked Tuesday about the Vikings' need to "rush smart" and contain quarterbacks, rather than creating escape lanes by overpursuing or getting too focused on one-on-one matchups. "Guys feel like th...

    Blog | October 01, 2014
  13. Vikings: Smith, Joseph probable for Sunday

    Ben Goessling

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Considering the number of surgeries the Minnesota Vikings had to schedule for prominent offensive players this week -- tight end Kyle Rudolph on Tuesday, quarterback Matt Cassel on Friday, guard Brandon Fusco this coming Monday...

    Blog | September 26, 2014
  14. Linval Joseph, Josh Robinson back at practice

    Ben Goessling

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- The Minnesota Vikings' injury report for Thursday reflected some progress with several key defensive players, and at this point, linebacker Chad Greenway appears to be the only Vikings defensive starter whose status for Sunday'...

    Blog | September 25, 2014
  15. Vikings: Three out, Smith limited in practice

    Ben Goessling

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- The Minnesota Vikings were without three prominent defensive players -- linebacker Chad Greenway, defensive back Josh Robinson and defensive tackle Linval Joseph -- on Wednesday, and a fourth (safety Harrison Smith) was limited...

    Blog | September 24, 2014
  16. Barr and the Boys: It’s Time to Get Excited About the Vikin...

    Robert Mays

    Terence Newman said it best. Earlier this year, right after Washington hired Jay Gruden to be its new head coach, Newman congratulated his team's ex-offensive coordinator while also wondering when his defensive coordinator would f...

    Blog | September 11, 2014