MINNESOTA VIKINGS

Minnesota Vikings Receiver Adam Thielen Hosts Youth Camp For Kids

Second time bringing it to Fargo-Moorhead area

WEST FARGO, N.D — Minnesota Vikings receiver Adam Thielen brought his youth camp to the Rustad Recreation Center in West Fargo. The Detroit Lakes native gave one-on-one instruction in football skills and drills to help them improve their game. The KVRR Sports team was able to follow the All-Pro around the camp for some sights and sounds. Categories: KVRR Sports…

Vikings QB Cousins Holding Himself to ‘High Standard’ During OTA’s

Cousins says he gets goosebumps before practice

MINNEAPOLIS — Since taking over from day one Minnesota Vikings general manager Kwesi Adofo-Mensah and head coach Kevin O’Connell have preached communication and collaboration. Players have said throughout the offseason the vibe has been different, fun and lighter. After the Vikings fifth practice of organized offseason activities, Quarterback Kirk Cousins downplayed the shift of environment and said a lot of…

Minnesota Vikings Start First Week Of OTA’s

First of a three week session at the team facility in Eagan

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Minnesota Vikings rookie mini-camp has come and gone. Now, its time for the veterans to join them for three weeks of organized team activities as the ramp up to July’s training camp and finalizing the 53-man roster. The first week is all about taking what’s been learned from the install of the new system off the field…

Vikings announce 2022 schedule: Host Packers Week 1, Patriots on Thanksgiving

One of two primetime games on the schedule

MINNEAPOLIS – (FOX 9) The Minnesota Vikings and the NFL announced the 2022 regular season schedule Thursday night, and we’re learning what the rest of the season looks like after going to Philadelphia Week 2 for Monday Night Football and to London Week 4 to face the New Orleans Saints. The Vikings will open the 2022 regular season against their…

Former NDSU Tight End Ellefson Gears Up For Year Three in NFL

Hawley native entering second year with Minnesota Vikings

FARGO, N.D. — Former North Dakota State tight end, Ben Ellefson enters his third year in the NFL and second with the Minnesota Vikings. It was quite the journey getting back to playing for the childhood team. In year one, Ellefson went undrafted then was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars shortly after. The Hawley native played 133 snaps over seven…

Minnesota Vikings Introduce New Head Coach O’Connell

Kevin O'Connell introduced as Vikings H.C. Thursday

Photo Courtesy: Minnesota Vikings MINNEAPOLIS — Its a new era in Minnesota for the Vikings as management introduced fans and the media to the franchise’s 10th head coach Kevin O’Connell.. Coming off a super bowl win as the L.A Rams offensive coordinator, O’Connell wants to build a similar system to what has made his former team successful. Taking an offensive…

Vikings officially name Head Coach Kevin O’Connell

MINNEAPOLIS (KVRR) – After weeks of speculation, the Minnesota Vikings on Wednesday officially introduced Kevin O’Connell as the team’s 10th head coach. O’Connell comes to Minnesota from Los Angeles, where he was the offensive coordinator for the L.A. Rams, who defeated the Cincinnati Bengals in Superbowl LVI on Sunday Owner/President Mark Wilf said he is “ecstatic” and said O’Connell is…

Reports: Vikings Targeting Rams O.C. O’Connell For Head Coach After Harbaugh Says No

Deal can not be finalized until after Super Bowl

MINNEAPOLIS — Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh interviewed with the Minnesota Vikings for their head coach position and indicated after the meeting he will not take the job. In a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the deal was close to done before Harbaugh reversed course. New Vikings general manger Kwesi Adofo-Mensah had a relationship with Harbaugh as one of his…

Vikings Hire Kwesi Adofo-Mansah as General Manager

Previously VP of Play Ops for the Cleveland Browns

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — (Vikings PR) The Minnesota Vikings have named Kwesi Adofo-Mensah (kway-see uh-doe-foe men-suh) as the team’s new general manager. Adofo-Mensah will lead the team’s football operation after spending the past two seasons as the Vice President of Football Operations for the Cleveland Browns. “We are thrilled to welcome Kwesi to the Minnesota Vikings. His unique background, variety of strong…