Everson Griffen had three sacks against Cam Newton and the Panthers during the Vikings' victory on Sunday.
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Is Danielle Hunter a future star?
Based on Bill Barnwell's research, it sure seems like it. Hunter has been extremely productive on limited snaps, sacking QBs every 36.9 chances as a pro, and his role has grown significantly this year. Small-sample-size studs
To stay undefeated, the Vikings will have to slow rookie WR Sterling Shepard and find ways to move the ball against a strong Giants defensive front.
Graziano: Vikings' defense cures all ills
From a wealth of injuries to a lack of offensive production, Minnesota has had plenty of hurdles to overcome this season. Lucky for the Vikings, their defense just doesn't care, Dan Graziano writes. Lessons from Week 3
Banged up on the offensive line, the Minnesota Vikings added fourth-round draft pick Willie Beavers to the roster for depth Monday vs. the Giants.
Giants NFL Nation reporter Jordan Raanan and Vikings NFL Nation reporter Ben Goessling preview the Week 4 matchup, discuss their top potential fantasy play and make their game predictions.
Which 3-0 team -- the Broncos, Eagles, Patriots, Ravens or Vikings -- is most likely to miss the playoffs?
Five teams are 3-0, but recent history suggests at least one of the teams will miss the playoffs. Which one is most likely to miss the postseason?
Vikings keep moving up Power Rankings
After another impressive win, Minnesota is moving up yet again, trailing only one other NFC team. The Vikings haven't ranked this high since the end of the 2009 season. Power Rankings
The Vikings, who returned all 11 starters on D and have aides familiar with Mike Zimmer, say cohesion has helped in allowing 13 points after halftime.
Adrian Peterson reacted to surgery last week with a song and had the good humor to post the video on Instagram.
Mike Sando ESPN Senior Writer
Charles Woodson, Randy Moss, Cortez Kennedy and two of New Orleans' finest here for the Monday Night Football game. We had lunch today at Company Burger -- very good as usual.
The Baltimore Ravens and Minnesota Vikings are both 3-0 to start the year, two of just five undefeated teams remaining in the NFL.
Although Laquon Treadwell was a healthy inactive in Week 3, Vikings coach Mike Zimmer says the rookie receiver is working his way toward a bigger role.
Ben Goessling ESPN Staff Writer
Alex Boone, who left after a hip injury on Sunday, should be ready to play Monday night against the Giants, Mike Zimmer said. Boone had a MRI on his hip on Monday, and Zimmer said Boone is fine.
Ben Goessling ESPN Staff Writer
Mike Zimmer said he's gotten two text messages and a phone call from Bill Parcells since the Vikings' game yesterday -- including one at 5:30 this morning. The Hall of Fame coach is still up that early, even in retirement? "He said he's so invested in this team, he had to get up and get a workout in to relieve the stress," Zimmer said.
Insult added to injury for Cam Newton
In addition to his ankle injury, Newton suffered three interceptions and eight sacks on Sunday against the Vikings. Only three other QBs have reached those totals in a single game since 1990, per the Elias Sports Bureau.
Assessing the Vikings' staying power
Mike Sando had Minnesota as an underrated team entering the season, but even he didn't expect this. Now the question becomes whether this success is sustainable. Can surprise teams keep it up? (Insider)
The Minnesota Vikings have fielded some of the best defensive lines in NFL history, and this season's group could rank among those elite units.
Just how good is the Vikings' defense?
Really, really good, as it turns out. The turnovers and TDs are unsustainably high, but Minnesota's depth and pass rush are here to stay, Bill Barnwell writes. Only two units rank higher. Stacking the best defenses
As the Vikings keep adjusting to a shifting set of facts on offense, they are a step closer to discovering an answer after beating the Panthers.
The Vikings overcame a 10-0 deficit to beat the Panthers 22-10 in Charlotte, and their defense made a case to be considered among the league's best.
Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph weighs in on Minnesota's win over Carolina, the impressiveness of Sam Bradford and playing without Adrian Peterson.
Vikings vs Giants
U.S. Bank Stadium - Mon 10/3