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Vikings Loss Tough to Get Over

The Minnesota Vikings had a stellar year. Many of the team's players were recognized by all sorts of football fans and by people involved with the NFL. The team was able to get to first in their division after beating the Green Bay Packers, but ultimately lost out on advancing through playoffs due to a faulty kick that ended the game with a Vikings loss to the Seattle Seahawks, 10-9.

Minnesota Vikings vs Seattle Seahawks in Cold MN Weather

Marcus Sherels

Photo by Jeffrey Beall: Marcus Sherels, Minnesota Vikings.
The Minnesota Vikings are doing superb this football season, heading straight into a top division spot and beating out their Wisconsin rivals, the Green Bay Packers. Now the team is a wild card contender and will face the Seattle Seahawks in a game that is sure to be frigid and cold on the outdoor home turf in Minneapolis after days of snowy weather.

Vikings Will Face Packers Regime After Knocking Down Giants

Minnesota's record is now 10-5 after defeating the New York Giants Sunday in Minneapolis. The Vikings are now within reach of stopping the lead of the Green Bay Packers in the NFC North... FULL STORY

Vikings Defense and Offense Crush Chicago's Bears Sunday

TCF Stadium

Photo by Randy Stern:TCF Stadium. The Minnesota Vikings dominated the Chicago Bears early on, leading them to final victory in the final. Young Teddy Bridgewater made a career-high after passing for four touchdowns. Attempting to throw for five, he instead ran the ball to the end zone, showing the NFL and fans that his skills are only growing better and more mature. The game took place Sunday at the University of Minnesota TCF Stadium in Minneapolis. Bridgewater's record during the game was amazing. He made 17 of 20 complete passes, totaling 231 yards.

Vikings Still Strong but Disappointed After Seahawks Loss

The Vikings' record will take a notch down in the records after a disappointing loss Sunday to Seattle and another key NFL game last week. FULL STORY

Minnesota Vikings in Top 3 Conference Teams After Atlanta Falcons Defeat Sunday

Jeremiah Serles

The Minnesota Vikings are having a great season, even after losing to their rival, the Green Bay Packers. The team bounced back to defeat the Atlanta Falcons Sunday. FULL STORY
Photo by Jeffrey Beall via WikiMedia Commons: Jeremiah Sirles, a player on the National Football League for the Minnesota Vikings.

Vikings in Wild Card Status Even After Losing to Packers

Minnesota Vikings are a Wild Card team even after a disappointing loss to rival Green Bay Sunday. The team heads to Georgia to face the Atlanta Falcons. FULL STORY

MN Vikings Rack Up Another Win in Game Against St Louis Rams

The Minnesota Vikings beat the St. Louis Rams yesterday in NFL football for the title of first in the NFC Northern Division. FULL STORY

Minnesota Vikings Rack Up Third Win in Game Against Chicago Bears

According to the Associated Press, television screens everywhere and NFL recaps, Adrian Peterson ran for 103 yards and Blair Walsh kicked a 36-yard field goal giving Minnesota Vikings a 23-20 win against Chicago's battered Bears on Sunday. FULL STORY

Vikings Celebrate Huge Win Over Chargers Sunday in Minneapolis

The Minnesota Vikings were victorious over the San Diego Chargers Sunday, beating them 31-14. FULL STORY