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A big run for Aaron Jones
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December 24, 2019 - 4:42 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Sporting fresh division title shirts that few expected them to wear this year, the Green Bay Packers had the message printed across their chests in the jubilant visitors' locker room: “The North is not enough.” With Aaron Rodgers taking a back seat while the ground game and the...
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Danny Amendola cant catch the pass broken up by Harrison Smith
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December 09, 2019 - 4:38 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Vikings' long-dominant defense had been slipping for the past several weeks, a proud and seasoned group that needed to get its edge back. On Sunday, the Vikings gave hardly any ground against the sputtering Detroit Lions. Danielle Hunter had three of Minnesota's five sacks to...
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Touchdown catch by Davontae Harris
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November 18, 2019 - 4:56 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Vikings had barely moved the ball at all, when they gathered in a humbled locker room after an awful first half. Picking up the pace with the two-minute offense was about their only hope of a comeback. They delivered one in stunning fashion against the Denver Broncos. "...
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All Harrison Smith can do is watch
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November 04, 2019 - 4:11 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Vikings should have felt good about their chances against the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, especially when Kirk Cousins and their high-scoring offense got the ball back with a 23-20 lead midway through the fourth quarter. Everything unraveled in spectacular fashion...
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Dalvin Cook of the Vikings
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October 25, 2019 - 4:18 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Near the end of this methodical victory for the Minnesota Vikings, the crowd directed a loud cheer toward a player on the visiting team. When Adrian Peterson appeared on the giant video screens during the 2-minute warning with an announcement of his latest climb up the NFL's all-...
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A pass by Kirk Cousins
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October 21, 2019 - 5:00 am
DETROIT (AP) - The Vikings were so confident in Kirk Cousins they called for a deep pass, instead of a more conservative run, to seal a victory against the Detroit Lions. He validated the gutsy decision. Cousins connected with Stefon Diggs on a 66-yard pass from deep in his territory with two-plus...
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Another score for Stefon Diggs
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October 14, 2019 - 5:21 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Two weeks ago, Stefon Diggs was a dissatisfied star with a decreasing role for a Vikings team in a mini-crisis on the passing attack. Patience was all Diggs needed, as it turned out, to re-establish himself as a prominent receiver for Kirk Cousins and the Vikings. Cousins threw...
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Dalvin Cook and Kirk Cousins
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October 01, 2019 - 6:59 am
EAGAN, Minn. (AP) - Even as the Vikings had league-leading rushing totals the first three weeks of the season with Dalvin Cook, the team understood that, eventually, it would need quarterback Kirk Cousins to make plays through the air. When they were needed in Week 4 at Chicago, Cousins and the...
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Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins is sacked in Chicago
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September 30, 2019 - 5:20 am
CHICAGO (AP) - Kirk Cousins was sacked six times. Dalvin Cook had nowhere to go. It was a noticeably quiet afternoon for Adam Thielen. On the rare occasion the Vikings had the ball Sunday, they usually gave it right back to the Chicago Bears. Cousins and Cook were held in check by Chicago's...
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Vikings logo on field
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September 16, 2019 - 4:16 am
GREEN BAY, Wisc. AP -- Aaron Rodgers threw two early touchdowns and the Green Bay Packers held on for a 21-16 win over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. On a day when the Packers honored late Hall of Famer Bart Starr at halftime, Rodgers put on quite a show - particularly early. Rodgers completed...
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