Top 100 Players of 2021, Nos. 70-61: Chase Young debuts after standout rookie campaign
It's that time of year again, when NFL players cast their votes to identify the best in the league heading into the 2021 NFL season.
Top 10 off-ball linebackers entering 2021 NFL season
Fred Warner and Darius Leonard just signed massive contract extensions, but neither player is No. 1 on Willie McGinest's list of top 10 off-ball linebackers. See who gets that honor.
NFL players to root for in 2021: One selection from each team
Poring over all 32 NFL teams, Adam Rank identifies one player to root for on each roster in 2021. Why does Dak Prescott have his support? Which rookies made the list?
NFC unsung heroes: Naming one under-the-radar stud on each team
James Bradberry helped hold down the Giants' defense, while Allen Robinson stood alone on the Bears' offense. Nick Shook uses Next Gen Stats to identify one unsung hero on each NFC team.
Tuesday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 16
Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said Tuesday that they hope to see running back James Conner (quad), linebacker Vince Williams (COVID-19 list) and offensive lineman Kevin Dotson return Sunday.
2020 Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year nominees unveiled
The NFL announced Thursday morning its 32 nominees for the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award, which will be announced at NFL Honors the week prior to Super Bowl LV.
Top 100 Players of 2020, Nos. 90-81: Kyler Murray debuts
It's that time of year again, when NFL players cast their votes to identify the best in the league heading into the 2020 NFL season.
How will Vikings handle losing four defensive starters in offseason?
Will Minnesota's defense be staggered by the loss of a quartet of starters or might it actually be even better?
NFL All-Analytics Team: Lamar Jackson, Stephon Gilmore stand out
Cynthia Frelund assembles an all-star roster of analytics monsters from the 2019 season. Who joins reigning MVP Lamar Jackson on the squad?
NFL draft guide: Each GM's best pick, top value pick, tendencies
With the 2020 NFL Draft right around the corner, Charley Casserly digs into the men who'll be making the selections. What does each general manager's track record look like? Here are the best picks, value picks and tendencies for everyone.
Cousins, Rhodes among NFC Pro Bowl additions
Five Vikings -- Kirk Cousins, C.J. Ham, Eric Kendricks, Everson Griffen and Xavier Rhodes -- have been added to the NFC Pro Bowl roster, along with Eagles OL Lane Johnson.
49ers knock out Vikings, 27-10, in NFC Divisional Round
Behind a dominating defensive effort and ball-control offense, the 49ers suffocated the Vikings in a 27-10 victory in Saturday's Divisional Round. Here's what we learned from San Francisco's win.
NFL Divisional Round game picks: Chiefs handle Texans at home
Who will take Sunday's enticing QB showdowns? Gregg Rosenthal picks each Divisional Round game.
Vikings-49ers: NFC Divisional Round preview
Kirk Cousins and the Minnesota Vikings travel to Santa Clara to take on Jimmy Garoppolo and the San Francisco 49ers on Saturday. Jeremy Bergman previews the Divisional Round playoff game.
2019 All-Pro Team: Jackson, McCaffrey highlight roster
The Associated Press revealed its 2019 NFL All-Pro Teams on Friday, the list is highlight by Baltimore Ravens QB and MVP front-runner Lamar Jackson.
Roundup: Lane Johnson, Zach Ertz questionable
The Philadelphia Eagles overcame a load of injuries to claw their way to an NFC East title, and they might get a few key players back for the playoffs. Plus, other injury news from around the NFL.
2019 NFL All-Pro teams, eye test vs. Next Gen Stats: Defense
Chris Wesseling built a defensive All-Pro team with his seasoned eye, while Nick Shook studied the Next Gen Stats. See where they agree (Aaron Donald) and differ (Grady Jarrett).
Week 17 injury report for Sunday's NFL games
The final week of the 2019 regular season is upon us. Here is a full tally of the official injury report and gameday designations for all 16 Sunday games.
What we learned from Packers' win over Vikings
In a defensive slugfest, the Packers (12-3) landed the most punches and eventually knocked the Vikings (10-5) out of NFC North contention in a 23-10 win on "Monday Night Football" in Week 16
Dak won't question play-calling after late drive stalls
Following Sunday's loss to the Vikings, which dropped Dallas to 5-4 and a tie atop the NFC East, there was little second-guessing about the late-game play-calling from the Cowboys' sideline.
What we learned from Sunday's Week 10 games
Lamar Jackson was perfect again, Jamal Adams was a man on a mission and Patrick Mahomes' return ended in defeat. Here's what we learned from the Week 10 slate on Sunday.
What we learned from Sunday's Week 6 NFL games
Week 6 got off to an early start with the Panthers and Buccaneers squaring off for a morning NFC South showdown in London. Here's what we learned from that and the rest of Sunday's matchups.
Kyle Rudolph won't take pay cut: 'Too young for that'
Kyle Rudolph told legendary reporter Sid Hartman of the Minneapolis Star Tribune there was "no way" he'd take less to stay with the Minnesota Vikings.
Aaron Rodgers, Khalil Mack lead 2019 All-Paid Team
What would the NFL's richest roster look like? Anthony Holzman-Escareno assembles an all-star collection of the highest-paid players at each position.
Eric Kendricks makes wild one-handed INT on Jared Goff for 22 yards
Minnesota Vikings middle linebacker Eric Kendricks intercepts Detroit Lions quarterback Jared Goff for 22 yards.
Eric Kendricks engulfs Russell Wilson for late sack
Minnesota Vikings linebacker Eric Kendricks sacks Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson late in the game.
Eric Kendricks' speedy diagnoses leads to Vikings' third-down TFL
Minnesota Vikings linebacker Eric Kendricks' speedy diagnoses leads to Vikings' third-down TFL.
'Top 100 Players of 2021': Eric Kendricks | No. 70
Minnesota Vikings linebacker Eric Kendricks has been voted as the No. 70 player in the NFL on the "Top 100 Players of 2021" rankings.
Terrell Davis' Top 5 LBs entering 2021 | 'NFL Total Access'
NFL Network's Terrell Davis shares his top five linebackers entering the 2021 NFL season.
Inspire Change: Eric Kendricks and the 'George Floyd Effect' in Minneapolis
One year ago, following the tragic loss of George Floyd, the ensuing social justice protests galvanized the fight for positive change around the world, especially in Floyd's hometown of Minneapolis. Minnesota Vikings linebacker Eric Kendricks is among those who have taken the message of "Inspire Change" to heart by working to change the landscape of the city, one hopeful step at a time.
Eric Kendricks on what it would mean to win Walter Payton Man of the Year
Minnesota Vikings linebacker Eric Kendricks joins "Super Bowl Live" for an interview.
Top 10 Vikings plays | 2020 season
See a countdown of the top 10 highlight plays made by the Minnesota Vikings in the 2020 NFL season.
Panthers vs. Vikings highlights | Week 12
Watch the highlights of the Week 12 matchup between the Carolina Panthers and the Minnesota Vikings.
Eric Kendricks intercepts Bridgewater's red-zone laser
Minnesota Vikings linebacker Eric Kendricks intercepts a pass thrown by Carolina Panthers quarterback Teddy Bridgewater.
Top defense of the week | Week 11
Watch the top defense of Week 11 during the NFL 2020 season.
Cowboys vs. Vikings highlights | Week 11
Watch highlights from the Week 11 matchup between the Dallas Cowboys and the Minnesota Vikings.
'What a play!' Eric Kendricks wows announcer with WR-esque diving INT
'What a play!' Minnesota Vikings lineback Eric Kendricks wows announcer with WR-esque diving interception.
Lions vs. Vikings highlights | Week 9
Watch the game highlights from the Week 9 matchup between the Detroit Lions and the Minnesota Vikings.
Eric Kendricks' perfect coverage turns into toe-tapping end-zone INT
Minnesota Vikings linebacker Eric Kendricks' perfect coverage turns into toe-tapping end-zone interception.
Baldy's Breakdowns: Vikings young players contain Aaron Rodgers | Week 8
NFL analyst Brian Baldinger breaks down how the Minnesota Vikings were able to contain Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers in Week 8.
PFF's 90 Club: Highest-graded players | Week 8
Pro Football Focus ranks every player who scored a grade over 90 in Week 8.
Baldy's Breakdowns: Vikings need to get to the QB in Week 6
NFL analyst Brian Baldinger previews the Vikings Week 6 matchup against the Falcons, and sees getting to QB Matt Ryan and protecting their corners as keys to the game.
Eric Kendricks envelops Chris Carson for third-down TFL
Minnesota Vikings linebacker Eric Kendricks envelops Chris Carson for third-down TFL.
Game Pass Film Session: Eric Kendricks breaks down guarding Zeke, Julio
Minnesota Vikings linebacker Eric Kendricks breaks down guarding elite players like Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott and Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones in this episode of Game Pass Film Session.
Eric Kendricks on athletes fighting for justice: 'We are the bridge to our communities'
Minnesota Vikings LB Eric Kendricks joins "Inside Training Camp Live" to discuss the police shooting of Jacob Blake and shares what the Vikings are doing in response.
Best plays from 'Top 100 Players of 2020' | Nos. 90-81
Watch the best plays from the top 100 players ranked 90 to 81.