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Justin Jefferson has the Hall of Fame atop his list of individual goals

Justin Jefferson had one of the greatest rookie seasons of any receiver in history with 88 catches for 1,400 yards and seven touchdowns. The Vikings receiver followed it up with 108 receptions for 1,616 yards and 10 touchdowns last season.Jefferson, 23, is on his way to somewhere special, and the two-time Pro Bowler hopes that [more]

Vikings sign fourth-round selection Akayleb Evans

The Vikings signed rookie cornerback Akayleb Evans to his four-year deal, the team announced Wednesday.The Vikings now have signed eight of their 10 selections from the 2022 NFL draft. Cornerback Andrew Booth Jr. and offensive guard Ed Ingram, both second-round choices, remain unsigned.The Vikings made Evans a fourth-round selection, the 118th overall pick, out of [more]

Saints sign Brandon Dillon

The Saints signed tight end Brandon Dillon on Tuesday, the team announced.Dillon, 25, entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent in 2019, signing with the Vikings. He has appeared in five games in his career.Dillon’s only career reception came in Minnesota’s win over the Panthers in 2020 and went for 6 yards.He has played [more]

Report: Raiders, Vikings have had multiple conversations with Ndamukong Suh

The Raiders have some competition for Ndamukong Suh’s services in 2022.According to Tyler Dragon of USA TODAY, Suh has also drawn interest from the Vikings. Dragon also notes the defensive tackle has had multiple conversations with both Las Vegas and Minnesota.But, Dragon reports, there’s mutual interest between the Raiders and Suh.Suh’s interest in the Raiders [more]

Will the Bengals make a play for OBJ?

Last year, as the midseason free agency of receiver Odell Beckham Jr. lingered, we made a bold (at the time) proclamation on PFT Live. The longer this lasts, we said, the more likely the Rams will jump in.Jump in they did, with both feet. And now that Beckham continues to be available, three months to [more]

Vikings sign Andre Mintze

The Vikings signed free agent Andre Mintze on Monday, the team announced. The outside linebacker spent last season with the Broncos.He signed with the Broncos as an undrafted free agent out of Vanderbilt in 2021. Mintze played six games last season, seeing action on 64 defensive snaps and 69 on special teams.Mintze went on injured [more]

Vikings waive Gabe Brkic

At least for now, the Vikings have determined a winner of their kicking competition.Minnesota has waived Gabe Brkic, the team announced on Friday. That leaves Greg Joseph as the only kicker currently on the roster.The Vikings signed Brkic as an undrafted free agent out of Oklahoma on May 5. He’d connected on 20-of-26 field goals [more]

Alexander Mattison: Vikings want to have the best running back group in the NFL

Vikings running back Alexander Mattison isn’t going to be a starter as long as Dalvin Cook is around. But Mattison thinks he can be part of something special, along with Cook and the rest of the running backs who make the Vikings’ roster.Mattison said the Vikings’ running backs room can be the best in football, [more]

Return of the PFT mailbag

On those rare weekends when the NFL slows down, it would be a great time for me to do something other than bang away on a keyboard. But I prefer to bang away on a keyboard.So we’ll do some mailbags during one or two of these slower Sundays. Here’s the first of however many I [more]

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