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Adam Thielen heads up field during the Minnesota Vikings rookie camp this past spring. BRIAN BASHAM/TRIBUNE

Vikings Training Camp: A budding NFL career potentially starting for Thielen

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After a franchise record-setting improvement from a 3-13 2011 season to a playoff-bound 10-6 2012 year, the bar is set much higher for this year’s Minnesota Vikings.


The first steps of climbing back up the heap of potential NFL playoff teams starts Thursday, as members of the Vikings start reporting to training camp in Mankato.

As with all 32 teams in the NFL, there are a bevy of angles and issues which need to be addressed in the coming weeks during the four-game preseason.

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Brian Wierima
Detroit Lakes Newspapers Sports Editor for the last 15 years. St. Cloud State University graduate, who hails from Deer Creek, MN.