As Anthony Barr prepares to make his regular season NFL debut on Sunday against the Rams, look back at Barr's football career by hearing from his high school trainer & current position coach Adam Zimmer, watching highlights from his days as a RB, and more.
The Vikings recently welcomed members of the Minneapolis South High School football team & the family of Sha-kym Adams to Winter Park. Adams, their teammate, drowned earlier this month in a Minneapolis lake after a practice.
Hear from Vikings veterans who, earlier in their careers, lived through the fear of getting cut, as well as GM Rick Spielman, who is forced to make these tough choices on an annual basis.
Hear the story of Matt Asiata, who learned from his dad -- who suddenly passed away during the middle of the 2013 season -- that family comes before anything else in his life.
Adam Thielen is seemingly on the verge of making the Vikings 53-man roster. Hear from Adam himself, along with his parents and fiancé, about his journey growing up and also find out which Vikings wideout's message really hit home with him.
Some later round draft picks, such as RB Jerick McKinnon, DT Shamar Stephen and CB Jabari Price have all impressed through training camp and the first three preseason games.
WR Adam Thielen and T Antonio Richardson have both continued their push to crack the 53-man roster, which is announced after the fourth preseason game.
Blair Walsh excels on the football field, but in his free time, he is an avid golfer, which even though there are similarities between the two sports, helps take his mind off of kicking.