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On The Clock: Vikings

On The Clock: Vikings

by David Seigerman

The Vikings were victims of circumstance. I can't say for sure that they didn't go into the 2011 NFL Draft with a plan to draft Christian Ponder all along... Read more

Free Agency: How The NFC North Has Fared

Free Agency: How The NFC North Has Fared

by Scott McMahon

The NFL is now more than two weeks into free agency, and all 32 team have hit the market to retool for the upcoming season. Some are putting the finishing touches on a playoff-caliber team, while others are building for the future... Read more

Grading Every Last Thing In NFL Gets An F

Grading Every Last Thing In NFL Gets An F

by Richard Martin

Way back when newspapers reigned supreme and broadcast journalists took their cues from their print brethren, news came when papers were delivered and TV and radio generally played catch-up. That seems like such a long time ago... Read more

Everson Griffen Signs 5-Year Deal With Vikings

Everson Griffen Signs 5-Year Deal With Vikings

by Allen Kim

Minnesota Vikings GM Rick Spielman made his first big splash of the offseason, re-signing DE Everson Griffen to a five-year, $42.5 million deal. $13 million of his contract is guaranteed, and $7 million will be fully guaranteed for injury next March... Read more

2014 NFL Draft: Two-Round Mock

2014 NFL Draft: Two-Round Mock

by David Seigerman

If there's one lesson we all should take from the Valentine's Day misfires of our youth, it is this: desperation makes for some bad decisions... Read more

These 6 Free Agents Deserve Fat Contracts This Offseason

These 6 Free Agents Deserve Fat Contracts This Offseason

by Joe Sorensen

During every off-season there is this discussion over which player deserves to get a nice contract. Whether it is with the same team or in a new stadium, some players deserve a big contract more than others... Read more

Denver Super Bowls Tend To End In Epic Failure

Denver Super Bowls Tend To End In Epic Failure

by Richard Martin

Some viewers might have wondered if the margin was the biggest ever in the Super Bowl. If you were watching Fox’s telecast, you’d know that’s not the case... Read more

Adrian Peterson To Undergo Groin Surgery Today

Adrian Peterson To Undergo Groin Surgery Today

by Allen Kim

Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson is set to undergo groin surgery today, according to ESPN’s Josina Anderson. After meeting with Dr. William Meyers in Philadelphia, it was determined that groin surgery was the best course of action... Read more

Vikings Hire Norv Turner As Offensive Coordinator

Vikings Hire Norv Turner As Offensive Coordinator

by Allen Kim

The Minnesota Vikings have hired Norv Turner as their next offensive coordinator, according to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports. He’ll be serving under first-time head coach Mike Zimmer... Read more

Mike Zimmer Is The Hammer Minnesota Needs

Mike Zimmer Is The Hammer Minnesota Needs

by Joseph Nocco

After nearly two decades as an NFL assistant coach, Mike Zimmer has finally been given the opportunity to become an NFL head coach by the Minnesota Vikings... Read more

Mike Zimmer Hired As Vikings Head Coach

Mike Zimmer Hired As Vikings Head Coach

by Allen Kim

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Minnesota Vikings have tapped longtime defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer, formerly of the Cincinnati Bengals, to take over as their next head coach... Read more

49ers OC Greg Roman To Interview With Vikings

49ers OC Greg Roman To Interview With Vikings

by Allen Kim

The Minnesota Vikings continue to mine the field of candidates for their head coaching vacancy, and ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that San Francisco 49ers offensive coordinator Greg Roman is next up on their radar... Read more

Late Hits From The 2013 NFL Regular Season

Late Hits From The 2013 NFL Regular Season

by Richard Martin

You say goodbye. And I say hello. — The Beatles Sunday witnessed numerous endings, but there were a few beginnings as well. How promising they are is unclear. Goodbye to Rob Chudzinski, the second coach let go and the first this weekend... Read more

Lions' Lack Of Offense And Heart Lead To Coaching Change

Lions' Lack Of Offense And Heart Lead To Coaching Change

by Scott McMahon

How else was Week 17 supposed to end? In a game that epitomized their collapse from NFC North leaders to playoff spectators, the Lions’ loss to the Minnesota Vikings put the finishing touches on what has ended up as an extremely disappointing... Read more

Vikings Fire Leslie Frazier

Vikings Fire Leslie Frazier

by Allen Kim

After three seasons at the helm, the Minnesota Vikings have opted to fire Leslie Frazier. "Unfortunately, we did not achieve consistent success and did not achieve the progress we expected," GM Rick Spielman said... Read more

Believe It Or Not, The Lions Still Have Plenty To Play For

Believe It Or Not, The Lions Still Have Plenty To Play For

by Scott McMahon

With a playoff berth and NFC North division title officially out of the picture for the Lions, the focus for Week 17 at Minnesota has turned to what a team that has fallen so far in the last six weeks can salvage from a game with no playoff... Read more