Minnesota Vikings

Vikings activate Armon Watts from COVID-19 list, waive Bralon Addison

Steven Bisig-USA TODAY Sports The roster moves continue Armon Watts’ stay on the Minnesota Vikings’ reserve/COVID-19 list was a short one, as the team announced on Thursday morning that the second-year defensive tackle had been activated. Watts was placed on the list on Tuesday, meaning that he was...

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7 hours ago, Daily Norseman, Minnesota Vikings

Minnesota Vikings News and Links: August 6th, 2020

Thorsday Open Thread Good Morning, It’s Thorsday Your Thorsday Open Thread is up, running, and ready for business. I’m back on service for the next seven days, so of course we finally have Vikings football related news to talk about for a change. I did see the news that we’ll be getting Coral next Tuesday,...

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16 hours ago, Daily Norseman, Minnesota Vikings

Stefon Diggs Says He Never Voiced Complaints to Vikings Ahead of Bills Trade

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Stefon Diggs said he never publicly complained about the Minnesota Vikings before the NFC North team traded him to his current squad...

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20 hours ago, Bleacher Report, Buffalo Bills, Minnesota Vikings

Vikings have Ezra Cleveland practicing at guard early on

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports The eternal shuffle continues When the Minnesota Vikings selected Boise State offensive tackle Ezra Cleveland in the second round of the 2020 NFL Draft, many around these parts asked the question that we see connected to just about every Vikings’ offensive lineman. . . Can...

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1 day ago, Daily Norseman, Minnesota Vikings, Cleveland Browns

Unbelievable! - Stickin’ With Rick

Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports BJ Reidell and Drew Mahowald discuss Rick Spielman’s extension, the PJ Hall trade fail and the NFL Top 100. The Daily Norseman and the Climbing The Pocket Network have joined forces to create a one-stop shop for Vikings podcasts delivered to your eardrums daily. This...

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1 day ago, Daily Norseman, Minnesota Vikings

Wednesday Open Thread: August 5, 2020

We’ve reached the mid-point, now we can coast into the weekend Merry Wednesday, everyone! Hey Raiders, this one is broken, we need our money back. It always seemed odd to me that a professional athlete could fail a physical, then I realized it’s most likely due to an injury, and not because he couldn’t...

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1 day ago, Daily Norseman, Minnesota Vikings

Raiders News: P.J. Hall Trade Called off After DT Fails Vikings Physical

Defensive tackle PJ Hall's rights reverted to the Las Vegas Raiders on Tuesday after he failed his physical with the Minnesota Vikings . The Raiders traded Hall to Minnesota for a conditional seventh-round pick Monday...

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1 day ago, Bleacher Report, Oakland Raiders, Minnesota Vikings

Justin Jefferson, Brian Cole II activated from COVID-19 list, Armon Watts added

More changes to everyone’s least favorite list Another day, another few changes for the Minnesota Vikings and the reserve/COVID-19 list. We’ll start with the bad news first. The Vikings added defensive tackle Armon Watts to the COVID-19 list on Tuesday. Watts, a sixth-round pick of the Vikings in 2019,...

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2 days ago, Daily Norseman, Minnesota Vikings

P.J. Hall Fails Physical, Trade From Raiders Voided

P.J. Hall, we hardly knew ye. | Photo by Tim Warner/Getty Images The P.J. Hall trade is dead. Long live the P.J. Hall trade. What was your favorite P.J. Hall moment with the Minnesota Vikings? Yesterday, it was announced that Hall was traded from the Raiders to the Vikings for a conditional seventh...

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2 days ago, Daily Norseman, Minnesota Vikings, Oakland Raiders

P.J. Hall fails physical with Vikings, then is cut by Raiders

P.J. Hall | Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images Also, LB Ukeme Eligwe opts out of season and RB Devontae Booker activated There goes the dream of an extra seventh-round pick. The P.J. Hall whirlwind continued on Tuesday, ending up with the Las Vegas Raiders releasing him. Earlier on Tuesday, the Minnesota...

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2 days ago, Silver And Black Pride, Oakland Raiders, Minnesota Vikings

Minnesota wide receiver Rashod Bateman, likely first-round NFL pick, opts out of the 2020 season

Minnesota wide receiver Rashod Bateman, likely first-round NFL pick, opts out of the 2020 season

Minnesota wide receiver Rashod Bateman, a projected first-round pick in the 2021 NFL draft, has opted out of playing in 2020 college football season.        

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2 days ago, USA Today, Minnesota Vikings

2021 NFL Draft Prospect Interview: Carter Dowdle, OL, Minnesota State-Mankato

Name: Carter Dowdle Height: 6’4” Weight: 300 lbs Position: OL College: Minnesota State University-Mankato Twitter: @RealGoonSloth Instagram: @carterdowdle What is your major/minor? Did you participate in any other activities or campus organizations other than football?My major is Mass Media with a minor...

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2 days ago, NFL Draft Diamonds, Minnesota Vikings

Minnesota star Rashod Bateman, projected first-round pick, declares for 2021 NFL Draft

Minnesota Golden Gophers wide receiver Rashod Bateman announced Tuesday that he will forego his junior season and declare for the 2021 NFL Draft, amid the uncertainty created by the COVID-19 pandemic. Bateman, a projected first-round pick next year, becomes the second college football star to announce...

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2 days ago, Sportsnaut, Minnesota Vikings

Tuesday Open Thread: August 4, 2020

Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images A couple roster moves, and a trade! Happy Tuesday, everyone! There was a flurry of activity in Vikings land yesterday. The rumor mill started off the day with talk of the team being close to signing an extension with Rick Spielman, and Spielman responded first...

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2 days ago, Daily Norseman, Minnesota Vikings

Raiders Trade Rumors: P.J. Hall Dealt to Vikings for Conditional 2021 Draft Pick

The Las Vegas Raiders reportedly are trading P.J. Hall to the Minnesota Vikings for a conditional seventh-round pick in the 2021 draft, per Ian Rapoport of NFL .com...

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2 days ago, Bleacher Report, Oakland Raiders, Minnesota Vikings

Vikings place Ben Gedeon on Physically Unable to Perform List

Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports They also made several other moves It’s been a pretty busy Monday at the Twin Cities Orthopedics Performance Center. Between signing GM Rick Spielman to a contract extension and trading a draft pick to the Las Vegas Raiders for defensive tackle P.J. Hall, we’ve finally...

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2 days ago, Daily Norseman, Minnesota Vikings

Vikings activate Barr, Odenigbo from COVID-19 list

Ben Ludeman-USA TODAY Sports The number keeps getting smaller Some good news coming out of Eagan today, as the Minnesota Vikings continue to reduce the number of players that they have on their reserve/COVID-19 list, removing two starters from it today. The Vikings have taken both linebacker Anthony...

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3 days ago, Daily Norseman, Minnesota Vikings

Vikings, GM Spielman reach multiyear extension

The Minnesota Vikings and general manager Rick Spielman have agreed to a multiyear extension, the team announced Monday.

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3 days ago, ESPN, Minnesota Vikings

Vikings Acquire P.J. Hall from Raiders

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Minnesota gave up a conditional 7th round pick for the defensive tackle. After Michael Pierce announced that he had opted out of the 2020 season, the Vikings were left with a huge hole in their interior defensive line. On Monday, Adam Schefter announced a move the...

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3 days ago, Daily Norseman, Minnesota Vikings, Oakland Raiders

Rick Spielman, Vikings Reportedly Finalizing Multi-Year Contract Extension

The Minnesota Vikings and general manager Rick Spielman are reportedly putting the finishing touches on a multi-year contract extension, according to Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network and Chris Tomasson of the St...

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3 days ago, Bleacher Report, Minnesota Vikings

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