Kirk Cousins: I never heard what Zach Brown said
Sun, 13 Oct 2019 22:03:12 +0000
Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins said during the week that he feels he plays better when he has a little bit of an edge to his game. Cousins played very well in Sunday’s 38-20 win over the Eagles and many people likely thought that Cousins took an extra edge into the game thanks to Eagles linebacker [more]
Zach Brown doesn’t want to talk about Kirk Cousins
Sun, 13 Oct 2019 21:30:24 +0000
The Vikings didn’t wait long to start trolling the Eagles, specifically linebacker Zach Brown. But Brown brought it on himself, after referring to Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins as the “weakest part of their offense.” Cousins, of course, threw for 333 yards and four touchdowns in a 38-20 win over Brown and the Eagles. “I’m here [more]
Four TDs for Kirk Cousins in 38-20 Vikings win
Sun, 13 Oct 2019 20:15:07 +0000
Much has been made of Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins‘s unimpressive record against teams with winning records, but you’d never know about those issues based on Sunday’s game against the Eagles. Cousins threw four touchdown passes and topped the 300-yard mark for the second straight week in a 38-20 home win. The Vikings are now 4-2 [more]
Vikings up 31-20 after third Stefon Diggs TD
Sun, 13 Oct 2019 19:22:15 +0000
Stefon Diggs said he wants to remain with the Vikings this week and it’s probably safe to say that no one on the Vikings’ side is looking to terminate the relationship on Sunday. Diggs scored his third touchdown of Sunday’s game against the Eagles with 1:16 left to play in the third quarter. The touchdown [more]
Stefon Diggs gets long TD as Vikings passing offense continues to thrive
Sun, 13 Oct 2019 17:56:42 +0000
The Vikings passing offense got on track against the Giants last weekend and it has remained in first gear against this week’s NFC East opposition. The Vikings opened the game with a 75-yard touchdown drive that ended with Kirk Cousins hitting Adam Thielen from six yards out. They went 75 yards again in the second [more]
Mike Zimmer wins challenge, Vikes go up 7-0
Sun, 13 Oct 2019 17:20:48 +0000
Vikings running back Dalvin Cook was ruled down short of a first down at the Eagles’ 5-yard-line on the opening possession of Sunday’s game, but head coach Mike Zimmer thought the officials made a bad spot. Zimmer won his challenge and the Vikings got on the board a couple of plays later. Kirk Cousins hit [more]
No longer an issue for quarterbacks, race remains an issue for coaches
Sun, 13 Oct 2019 16:52:02 +0000
As the NFL’s 100th season continues to unfold, the anniversary of a significant milestone passed just four days ago. On October 9, 2000, the Bucs and Vikings met on Monday Night Football. It was the first game ever played between two teams with African-American coaches (Tony Dungy and Dennis Green) and African-American quarterbacks (Shaun King [more]
Week Six early inactives
Sun, 13 Oct 2019 15:34:03 +0000
Every week we bring you all the inactives from the 1 p.m. ET games in one post, constantly updated with the latest information. Check back to see the full list as it becomes available 90 minutes ahead of kickoff. Bengals at Ravens Bengals: T Cordy Glenn, T Andre Smith, DE Carlos Dunlap, DT Ryan Glasgow, [more]
It’s been 30 years since the infamous Herschel Walker trade
Sat, 12 Oct 2019 21:05:54 +0000
In October 1989, the Vikings thought they were a quality running back away from a Super Bowl. So they placed the most all in of all all-in bets, and it helped deliver not one but three Super Bowls. But not for the Vikings. Thirty years ago today, Minnesota traded three first-round picks, three second-round picks, [more]
Vikings promote Cameron Smith, waive Davion Davis
Sat, 12 Oct 2019 19:40:28 +0000
The Vikings promoted linebacker Cameron Smith from the practice squad Saturday. They waived rookie receiver Davion Davis in a corresponding move. Minnesota selected Smith in the fifth round of the 2019 draft. He spent the first five weeks on the team’s practice squad after being waived out of the preseason. Smith earned team MVP honors [more]
Desean Jackson slowly recovers from vague “abdomen” injury
Sat, 12 Oct 2019 13:25:41 +0000
DeSean Jackson‘s triumphant return to Philadelphia has been not so triumphant, because Jackson hasn’t been playing. It’s still unclear when he’ll play again. The Eagles receiver had a major impact in Week One, catching eight passes for 154 yards and two touchdowns. Before he could catch a pass in Week Two against the Falcons, Jackson [more]
Week Six injury report roundup
Fri, 11 Oct 2019 21:40:10 +0000
Week Six of the 2019 NFL season kicked off on Thursday with a win by the Patriots and it continues with 12 more games on Sunday, which means that the 28 teams in those games submitted their final injury reports of the week on Friday. The teams playing on Monday night won’t release their final [more]
Eagles put Corey Clement on IR, promote Boston Scott
Fri, 11 Oct 2019 20:05:26 +0000
The Eagles ruled out a pair of running backs on Friday’s injury report and they removed one of them from the 53-man roster a short time later. The team announced that Corey Clement has been placed on injured reserve. He has been out with a shoulder injury and will miss at least the next eight [more]
Zach Brown trashes Kirk Cousins ahead of Sunday’s game
Fri, 11 Oct 2019 19:15:01 +0000
If Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins plays better when he’s angry, Eagles linebacker Zach Brown might have just provided the motivation. Via Tim McManus of, Brown went to town on his former Washington teammate, before he plays against him Sunday. “Cousins, I think every defense is going to want that guy to throw the ball,” Brown [more]
Adam Thielen, Garrett Bradbury back at Vikings practice
Fri, 11 Oct 2019 16:25:28 +0000
The Vikings added a couple of offensive starters to the injury report as non-participants in practice on Thursday, but both of those players are back on the field Friday. Wide receiver Adam Thielen sat out with an illness and center Garrett Bradbury was sidelined by a shoulder issue. According to multiple reports, both players have [more]