The Vikings and Bears played at TCF Bank Stadium in 2010. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Vikings To Use Gophers’ Stadium While New One Is Built

The Minnesota Vikings and the University of Minnesota have reached preliminary agreement on the Vikings’ use of TCF Bank Stadium during construction of a new Vikings stadium.


Jared Allen. (Photo by Adam Bettcher /Getty Images)

Vikings A Vote Away From New Stadium, Staying In Minnesota

Only a state Senate vote stands between the franchise and the $975 million stadium the Vikings would move into ahead of the 2016 season.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2012

Metrodome Construction

All Goes Well As Metrodome’s Roof Is Inflated

Seven months after the Metrodome’s ceiling collapsed in a snowstorm, forcing the Vikings to play their final two home games last season elsewhere, the new roof has been raised in plenty of time for the first preseason game.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2011

New Vikings' stadium proposal

Twin Cities Suburb To Build New Stadium For Vikings

Officials in a Twin Cities suburb said Tuesday they have reached an agreement with the Minnesota Vikings to lure the NFL team away from their longtime home in Minneapolis with a retractable-roof stadium built on a Superfund site.



Minneapolis Pushes To Keep Vikings

Minneapolis wants to keep the Vikings, and they want to keep them in downtown Minneapolis. In order to ensure that that happens, officials are proposing an offer to pay more than 20% of the cost of a new stadium.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2011

Metrodome Roof Collapses

Minnesota Governor, Vikings Owners Talk New Stadium

Gov. Mark Dayton said Friday he met privately with Minnesota Vikings owners Zygi and Mark Wilf to discuss state funding of a new football stadium, and that he hoped a site would be picked soon as the list of possibilities narrowed to two.

CBS Chicago–05/08/2011

Metrodome Roof Collapses

Board Opens Talks About New Vikings’ Stadium

The Metrodome’s roof collapsed under the weight of a snow storm just over a week before the Chicago Bears were scheduled to play there on Monday night. Since then it’s been clear that the Vikings need a new stadium.


Metrodome Roof Collapses

Entire Metrodome Roof Must Be Replaced

The collapse of the Metrodome’s roof a week before the Chicago Bears were set to play the Minnesota Vikings became an instant YouTube classic. Now it appears the Metrodome will need an entire new roof.


Lovie Smith

Bears Should Be Happy To Not Be At Metrodome

All the talk this week from the Bears’ players about the change of venue for the Bears-Vikings Monday night game, has been negative. But history tells us that it could still be better than the alternative.

670 The Score–12/20/2010

Chicago Bears v Minnesota Vikings

Bears Are Going To Get Vikings Best Effort

There’s a saying in the NFL, that on any given Sunday, any team can win the game. While the Vikings and Bears might be having two different seasons, either team could win tonight.

670 The Score–12/20/2010

Brian Urlacher; Lance Briggs

Bears Defense Knows Where To Improve Against Vikings

The Chicago Bears are hoping to play better in the frigid weather against the Vikings than they did against the Patriots. The Bears defense know they need to get turnovers and haven’t been able to accomplish this in two weeks. They also know they could face QB Joe Webb and have been preparing to stop Adrian Peterson.


TCF Bank Stadium

University Taking Steps To Un-Freeze Field

A University of Minnesota official says the playing field at TCF Bank Stadium is fairly soft despite frigid temperatures and he’s confident it will be ready for Monday night’s Chicago Bears-Minnesota Vikings game.


TCF Bank Stadium

Bears And Vikings Prepare For Frozen Field

With the uncertainty of where the Bears-Vikings game will be played put to rest, the focus now turns to the conditions at TCF Bank Stadium.


TCF Bank Stadium

NFL Focused “100 Percent” On Game At U Of M

There has been plenty of back-and-forth and speculation as to the location of the Bears-Vikings Monday night football game


Brian Urlacher

Bears Focused On Playoffs, Not Stadium Location

So far this week, there has been plenty of discussion about where the Bears-Vikings game will be played. And it seems as if that discussion hasn’t reached Halas Hall.



NFL Supports The Game At University Of Minnesota

Minneapolis received 17 inches of snow over the weekend. As Minneapolis residents shoveled out their sidewalks, car and driveways, the Metrodome’s roof was collapsing.


Brett Favre

Bears Preparing For Sinking Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings have had a rough season. While their hopes for the playoffs were slim before last week’s game, the Vikings are know looked at in a much different way.

670 The Score–12/15/2010

TCF Bank Stadium

UPDATED: Vikings Seek Volunteers To Help Shovel Out Field

Vikings fans are being asked to help dig out the University of Minnesota campus stadium in time for Monday night’s Vikings game with the Chicago Bears.


Brett Favre

Vikings Hope Favre Can Return For Bears Game

The Bears-Vikings game will already have multiple storylines before the game even begins. And one of those revolves around the health of Vikings’ quarterback Brett Favre.


TCF Stadium Snow

Officials: Metrodome Won’t Be Fixed By Monday

The owner of the Metrodome says repairs to its snow-damaged roof won’t be ready in time for the Vikings home game next Monday night against the Bears.

670 The Score–12/14/2010