Game Recap: Vikings Fall Short in Battle of Backs

The Minnesota Vikings sailed to the Pacific Northwest on Sunday to play the Seattle Seahawks guided by their star in the sky, running back Adrian Peterson. The Seahawks fly by the light of their own star running back Marshawn Lynch; however on this Sunday afternoon a new rising star rose a little bit higher in […]

November 2012 by tyler

Week 5 Preview: Vikings vs Titans

The Vikings head home after improving their record to 3-1 against division rival Detroit. Early in the season the Vikings might the biggest surprise in the NFL. Not too many “experts” had the Vikings 3-1 at the quarter pole. It is impressive how they have gotten there, doing it mostly with special teams last week. […]

October 2012 by Ben Garrido

Special Teams Have a Chance to Be Special for Vikings

If you were to just look at the scoreboard for the Minnesota Vikings against the Detroit Lions last week, you would think that the game was quite one-sided. After all, the Vikes made for great NFL picks as 3 ½-point underdogs by winning 20-13 in a game that they never trailed and rarely led by […]

October 2012 by FT-Blogger

Vikings Special Teams Play Huge Role in Victory

Coming off an emotional victory against San Francisco no one expected the Vikings to put forth a strong effort on the road against Detroit. Well, it might be time to start believing in this Minnesota team. This was an impressive a win as they could possibly get early in the season. They flat out were […]

October 2012 by Ben Garrido

Rudolph ACTIVE

As expected Vikings starting Tight End Kyle Rudolph will be on the field Sunday in Detroit. Rudolph has become so important for the Vikings offense as he is quickly becoming Christian Ponder’s favorite target and definitely his favorite in the redzone. Linebacker Erin Henderson is inactive again as he is still suffering from concussion symptoms. […]

September 2012 by Ben Garrido

Week 4: Vikings at Lions

Following a shocking upset victory over the San Francisco 49ers in week three, the Minnesota Vikings will look to continue their strong start while attempting to put the Lions in a 1-3 hole. So far this season the Vikings have been one of the NFL’s most surprising teams, Peterson is playing as though he never […]

September 2012 by Craig

Adrian Peterson and Defense will be Key for the Vikings

The Vikings shocked the world this past Sunday when they beat a San Francisco 49ers team that many are already saying are heading for the Super Bowl.  They look to keep that momentum rolling over into week 4 when they challenge division rival Detroit Lions.  If the Vikings can get a ground game going and […]

September 2012 by FT-Blogger

Fraizer Quotes from Wednesday’s Presser

Following Wednesday’s practice Lezlie Frazier took questions from the media regarding Sunday’s matchup with Detroit, injuries, among other topics. The opening questions were about injuries, and the focus immediately went to safety Mistral Raymond. Considering it looked like it could be a really bad injury when he was seen on crutches in post game the […]

September 2012 by Ben Garrido

Minnesota Looking for Another Win in Week 4

Making your NFL picks can be tricky for a divisional game.  Teams that look great against non-division teams can struggle against division rivals that simply have their number.  This could end up being the case this coming Sunday when the Minnesota Vikings take on the Detroit Lions.  If the Vikings can play at the level […]

September 2012 by FT-Blogger

Week 3: Vikings vs. 49ers

The Vikings better be ready for this game, because unless the 49ers forgot their style of play, this is going to be a very physical game. The 49ers are very likely the NFL’s best team, they have a great defense and an offense that continues to get better as Alex Smith develops chemistry with Moss […]

September 2012 by Craig