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0-1, 3rd in NFC North
Cousins or Rivers face off to get into the win column (1:01)

Courtney Cronin ESPN Staff Writer 

Vikings right guard Pat Elflein, who was not on Wednesday's injury report, was just placed on injured reserve by the team and will miss the next three games at a minimum with a return possible ahead of Week 5's road game in Seattle. Minnesota's O-line depth takes a hit. Appears Dru Samia would be in line to start Sunday in Indianapolis for Elflein given rookie Ezra Cleveland (back up left guard) wasn't even active last week.

Courtney Cronin ESPN Staff Writer 

Dalvin Cook reiterated throughout the offseason that he wanted a "reasonable" deal to reflect his worth on/off the field. Does his 5-year, $63 million extension fulfill that? Cook: "I think 1000 percent, all around the situation reflects who Dalvin Cook is and what I bring to the table, and that's why the deal got done."


Rodgers at ease as Packers roll past Vikings 43-34

Aaron Rodgers took full advantage of the young cornerbacks and the empty stadium in Minnesota, beginning his 13th season as Green Bay's starting quarterback by passing for 364 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Packers past the Vikings 43-34 on...

Courtney Cronin ESPN Staff Writer 

Think the Vikings pass rush missed Danielle Hunter? Minnesota had Aaron Rodgers under pressured on just 7 of his 44 dropbacks and went 18 straight without registering a single pressure. Newly acquired defensive end Yannick Ngakoue did not notch a pressure in his Minnesota debut, per ESPN Stats and Information.

Courtney Cronin ESPN Staff Writer 

Minnesota's retooled D struggled to pressure Aaron Rodgers without Danielle Hunter (landed 7 pressures on 28 dropbacks) and gave up 271 yards and 22 points in the first half.

Courtney Cronin ESPN Staff Writer 

Vikings Week 1 inactives: OL Ezra Cleveland, WR Chad Beebe, CB Harrison Hand, LB Ryan Connelly, DT James Lynch, DE DJ Wonnum.


Bill Barnell previews Week 1

Bill Barnell joins the Anita Marks show on 98.7 ESPN to preview Week 1 of the NFL season. The Pats can be better than what some people think. He examines the keys to victory in Saints-Bucs. Plus, he reacts to the extension Alvin Kamara and Dalvin Cook received.

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Source: Vikings' Cook gets 5-year, $63M deal

The Minnesota Vikings have signed running back Dalvin Cook to a five-year contract extension worth $63 million, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Adam Schefter ESPN Senior Writer 

Vikings' RB Dalvin Cook agreed to a five-year contract extension that ties him to Minnesota for the next six seasons, per sources. New money average is $12.5 per year, so five years, $62.5 million. Now it just needs to be signed.

Clark, Kimes split on Packers vs. Vikings (1:05)
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George Floyd's family to attend Vikings' opener

The family of George Floyd will be inside U.S. Bank Stadium for the Minnesota Vikings' season opener against the Green Bay Packers, following the playing of "Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing."

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Vikings place DE Hunter on IR to start season

Vikings defensive end Danielle Hunter will miss at least the first three games of the 2020 season after being placed on injured reserve.

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11dCourtney Cronin

Vikes' Cook 'not worried' to play out rookie deal

With four days until Minnesota hosts Green Bay in its season opener, Vikings running back Dalvin Cook has yet to sign a new deal and is set to play out the fourth year of his rookie contract that would earn him $1.33 million this season.

Team Stats

Passing Yards248.011th
Rushing Yards134.012th
Points For34.0Tied-4th
Points Against43.01st

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