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Vikings 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 23, 2014 with 0 Comments
Les 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 19, 2014 with 0 Comments
Burnsie, 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 14, 2014 with 1 Comment
The 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 8, 2014
Vikings ‘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 7, 2014
Mike 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...

November 5, 2014
Time for the Joe Webb Discussion

Time for the Joe Webb Discussion

(photo by Rick Burtzel) Positive. It’s a funny word. It’s different than optimism. It doesn’t infer ‘an outlook’ or a..

November 5, 2012
RGIII, Another Scrambler Haunts Vikings

RGIII, Another Scrambler Haunts Vikings

The Vikings came unto the scene in 1961 with a scrambling quarterback who gave weekly material to NFL films with his highlight scrambles...

October 16, 2012
Vikings Win because Lions Don’t Care

Vikings Win because Lions Don’t Care

  (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..

October 4, 2012
Vikings hope to build off Signature Upset

Vikings hope to build off Signature Upset

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..

September 29, 2012
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