"Before you know it", Callahan said,", "I'm already approaching the end zone wth one blocker guiding me throughout". Teammates gathered on the other end of the white line - which blended in nicely with his road jersey - to hide the cornerback with about six minutes left in the first half Sunday.
"Right now it's all about team ball", Joseph said.
They've made a convincing case they're a strong contender for the Super Bowl that happens to be on their home turf.
A handful of Vikings have incentives on the line Sunday, led by running back Latavius Murray, who can earn a $500,000 incentive and unlock a $500,000 salary escalator for 2018 by rushing for 169 yards against the Bears to give him 900 yards on the season.
As long as this defense that entered the final regular-season game with the fewest points and yards allowed in the National Football League this season is intact, the Vikings will be all the more likely to stick around. "You rest and recover and then watch the game with the teams you could potentially be playing".
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While the board approved Haskell's resignation, Randle and Weidner will remain in their positions for a transition period. As of Friday, the revelation had brought out 49 Miss Americas to petition for Haskell and others to be fired.
The Vikings haven't allowed the fewest yards in a season since 1993 or the fewest points in a season since 1971. They were penalized 10 times for 116 yards and went 1 for 14 on third and fourth down conversions. Punter Pat O'Donnell threw a 38-yard pass to Benny Cunningham in the Bears' three-point home loss to the Vikings in Week 5.
The Minnesota Vikings took care of business on Sunday and one victory pretty much turned into two. He leaped to his feet and veered left past the confused Vikings and untouched for the score. Keenum lost for the second time in three starts against the Lions, completing 16 of his 30 passes for 219 yards and taking a costly sack that thwarted the Vikings' comeback bid. He had one reception for 1 yard in the game.
The Minnesota Vikings all-time single-season receiving list now goes like this: Cris Carter, Cris Carter, Randy Moss, Randy Moss, Cris Carter, Cris Carter, Adam Thielen, Cris Carter, Cris Carter. Joe Berger will move over to center from right guard and Jeremiah Sirles will replace Easton, who is out of the season.