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  • December 14, 2014Ben Tate – Still Not A Featured Back

    Ben Tate – Still Not A Featured Back

    As a guy who has advocated Joe Banyard, it’s becoming clear with the lack of playing time, the coaching staff don’t believe he is ready..

  • December 13, 2014Vikings Finding Diamonds In The Rough

    Vikings Finding Diamonds In The Rough

    I had the good fortune to meet John Madden at the Super Bowl when the game was played at the Metrodome. Madden was at the top of his..

  • December 7, 2014Griffen Making Spielman Look Smart… Twice

    Griffen Making Spielman Look Smart… Twice

    The Vikings resurgence on defense has been highlighted by a few individuals. But the player who has come through the most for the Vikings..

  • November 27, 2014Vikings Need A Standout Tall Receiver

    Vikings Need A Standout Tall Receiver

    Former Vikings coach, Denny Green used to say that a successful modern NFL passing offense was comprised of a tall quarterback throwing to..

  • November 23, 2014Vikings Need To Go To Banyard

    Vikings Need To Go To Banyard

    Jerrick McKinnon has high athletic upside. He will probably lead the Vikings running back by committee approach for the foreseeable future,..

  • November 19, 2014Les Steckel, Shortest Vikings Head Coach Tenure

    Les Steckel, Shortest Vikings Head Coach Tenure

    Les Steckel was Bud Grant’s successor and it was a disaster. The young, unconventional coach was 3-13 in his only season. It was so bad,..

  • November 14, 2014Burnsie, Beloved Personality – Underrated Coach

    Burnsie, Beloved Personality – Underrated Coach

    The Vikings head coach for the latter part of the 80s was an underrated offensive mind. 49ers hall of fame coach, Bill Walsh, even credited..

  • November 8, 2014The Purple Haze of the 1970s

    The Purple Haze of the 1970s

    The most iconic figure in Minnesota Vikings history was Bud Grant. The Vikings built up slowly, but once his teams hit stride, they were..

  • November 7, 2014Vikings ‘Not Groovy’ Under Van Brocklin

    Vikings ‘Not Groovy’ Under Van Brocklin

    The mnvikingsblog.com will revisit the previous head coaching regimes of the Minnesota Vikings, starting with their first, former Rams and..

  • November 5, 2014Mike Zimmer, The Likeable Brad Childress

    Mike Zimmer, The Likeable Brad Childress

    How does Mike Zimmer compare to previous Vikings head coaches? In his first year at the helm, our staff sized up some general comparisons…

     

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