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,..
Jerrick McKinnon has high athletic upside. He will probably lead the Vikings running back by committee approach for the foreseeable future,..
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..
The most iconic figure in Minnesota Vikings history was Bud Grant. The Vikings built up slowly, but once his teams hit stride, they were..
The mnvikingsblog.com will revisit the previous head coaching regimes of the Minnesota Vikings, starting with their first, former Rams and..
How does Mike Zimmer compare to previous Vikings head coaches? In his first year at the helm, our staff sized up some general comparisons...
(photo by Rick Burtzel) Positive. It’s a funny word. It’s different than optimism. It doesn’t infer ‘an outlook’ or a..
The Vikings came unto the scene in 1961 with a scrambling quarterback who gave weekly material to NFL films with his highlight scrambles...
(Photo by Arvee5.0) A lot of NFL pundits and fans talk every year about that team the team that comes out of nowhere to make the..
As far as upsets go, the Vikings have scored a few in recent memory. In the terrible 2010 season, Joe Webb and the undermanned Vikings came..