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NFL Friday Injury Report: Rams rule out RB Gurley

NFL Friday Injury Report: Rams rule out RB Gurley

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December 28 Last week, the Los Angeles Rams waited until game day to make a decision on the status of running back Todd Gurley II. This week they were more decisive, declaring Gurley out on Friday. FULL STORY

Change of OC sparks Vikings over Dolphins

Change of OC sparks Vikings over Dolphins

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December 16 Minnesota’s season was on the precipice and Vikings coach Mike Zimmer fired first-year offensive coordinator John DeFilippo. With a struggling offensive line playing a big part, Minnesota failed to reach 300 offensive yards FULL STORY

NFL Notes: Vikings fire OC DeFilippo

NFL Notes: Vikings fire OC DeFilippo

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December 11 The Minnesota Vikings fired first-year offensive coordinator John DeFilippo, the team announced Tuesday. FULL STORY

Playoff spot on line when Seahawks host Vikings

Playoff spot on line when Seahawks host Vikings

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December 10 Being one win away from a Super Bowl appearance last season and armed with an upgrade at quarterback, the Minnesota Vikings expected to be one of the front-runners for the Lombardi Trophy in 2018. FULL STORY

Vikings resume postseason chase against Patriots

Vikings resume postseason chase against Patriots

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November 29 The Minnesota Vikings took a big step toward taking control of their playoff destiny a week ago, but there is little margin for error with a critical coast-to-coast road trip awaiting them. FULL STORY

Minnesota defense evolving into strong unit

Minnesota defense evolving into strong unit

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November 26 Early in Sunday night's win against Green Bay, the Minnesota Vikings pulled safety Harrison Smith up to the line of scrimmage along with linebackers Anthony Barr and Eric Kendricks, each of the three filling the 'A' gap FULL STORY

Vikings QB Cousins silences critics, flusters Packers

Vikings QB Cousins silences critics, flusters Packers

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November 26 Minnesota's loss at Chicago in Week 11 brought out the critics for quarterback Kirk Cousins, citing his 4-12 record in prime-time games. The Vikings had appeared on national television three times this season, all losses in potential playoff matchups. FULL STORY

Bears' defense too much for Vikings in win

Bears' defense too much for Vikings in win

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November 18 Dominant defenses for the Chicago Bears and Minnesota Vikings figured to make it tough on offenses Sunday at Soldier Field in an NFC North showdown. FULL STORY

NFL Friday Injury Report - Week 11

NFL Friday Injury Report - Week 11

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November 16 Following are status reports for Sunday's games. FULL STORY

Cook shaking off injury bug for Vikings

Cook shaking off injury bug for Vikings

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November 05 Cook exploded for the longest run of his short career, 70 yards, in Sunday's 24-9 win against the Lions. In one sudden moment, Cook's injury situation became secondary to his big-play potential. FULL STORY