Beyond The Gridiron

  • Vikings Players Raise Awareness With Custom Cleats

    Posted 6 hours ago

    For the recent game against the Cowboys, Vikings players wore custom cleats as part of the 'My Cause My Cleats' effort, a social campaign designed to help raise awareness for different causes.

  • Diggs' Role on Offense Being Dialed Up

    Posted Nov 26, 2016

    Under Interim Offensive Coordinator Pat Shurmur, Stefon Diggs’ role on offense has been dialed up, with him posting back-to-back 13-catch games -- something that had never been done before in the NFL -- before missing Thursday's game with a minor knee injury.

  • Newman Still Excelling In 14th NFL Season

    Posted Nov 26, 2016

    Despite his advanced age for an NFL cornerback, Terence Newman is still proving to be a formidable force on the field, along with sharing his endless amount of knowledge with the team’s young defensive backs.

  • Vikings Pay Tribute To Dennis Green

    Posted Nov 26, 2016

    Hear from the likes of Randy Moss, Larry Fitzgerald Jr., Tony Dungy, Brian Billick and more on the late Dennis Green, who was honored during the recent Vikings-Cardinals game at U.S. Bank Stadium.

  • Asiata Thankful For Football and Family

    Posted Nov 25, 2016

    After being an undrafted rookie out of Utah, Matt Asiata has taken full advantage of his opportunity in the NFL, as he nears completion of his fifth season as a Viking.

  • The Best Dressed Rhino You'll Ever See

    Posted Nov 22, 2016

    Though he often gives off a rough persona, Alex Boone makes it a priority to be dressed to the nines when the time comes. He recently met up with Minneapolis-based King Brothers Clothiers to stock up on custom-made suites.

  • Bradford Joins Rudolph @ Children's Hospital Visit

    Posted Nov 22, 2016

    Kyle Rudolph held his 'Thanksgiving Huddle' event at the U of M's Masonic Children's Hospital, with QB Sam Bradford joining him in an effort to give back to the Twin Cities.

  • The Mike Zimmer Foundation Is Launched

    Posted Nov 18, 2016

    This past offseason, Vikings Head Coach Mike Zimmer and his family started The Mike Zimmer Foundation in honor of his late wife Vikki, with the goal of keeping her giving spirit alive by providing opportunities to the youth of today to benefit the future of tomorrow. For more visit

  • Veterans Day Holds Special Meaning For Jeff Locke

    Posted Nov 18, 2016

    Veterans Day holds a special meaning for Jeff Locke, with his father and grandparents all serving in the military. Locke also participates in a golf-athon fundraiser for “Tee It Up for the Troops” each June and has frequently visited the VA hospital.

  • U.S. Bank Stadium's Nordic Elements

    Posted Nov 14, 2016

    Hear from Henrik Williams, a Swedish professor and international expert on runic symbols, on the Nordic detail inside of U.S. Bank Stadium.