1. What? Randy Moss WON'T Be a First Ballot Hall of Famer?

    Mike Florio's recent TSN article identifies Randy Moss and Terrell Owens as uber-talented guys who might have to wait a while before getting into the Hall of Fame due to "questionable reputations...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Vichael about over 4 years ago 847 reads 17 comments

  2. Minnesota Vikings' Adrian 'All Day' Peterson Fumbles a Lot, but Does It Matter?

    I was speaking to a fellow Viking fan recently and mentioned Adrian "AD" Peterson's fumbling problem. His response was immediate and visceral: "What problem? Walter Payton fumbled a lot, too...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Vichael about over 4 years ago 1,573 reads 19 comments

  3. The Biggest Myths About Washington Redskins' Albert Haynesworth

    Teams like the Minnesota Vikings have been mentioned as possible trade partners with the Washington Redskins for Haynesworth's services. The gut reaction from Vikes fans has been very polarized to say the least...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Vichael about over 4 years ago 4,212 reads 39 comments

  4. Best Minnesota Viking Draft Picks of All Time, by Round

    The 2010 Draft will be the 50th go-around for the Minnesota Vikings. In that time, there have been several Hall of Fame picks, and some historic embarrassments as well...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Vichael about over 4 years ago 13,267 reads 8 comments

  5. Too Early for the Minnesota Vikings and Donovan McNabb to Hook-Up

    As a Vikes fan, at face value it's nice to hear that a great QB like the Eagles' Donovan McNabb would express privately that if traded, his first choice would be to reconnect with his old OC Brad Childress in Minnesota...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Vichael about almost 5 years ago 775 reads 2 comments

  6. 2010 NFL Draft: Suggested Picks for Rick Spielman and the Minnesota Vikings

    (Continued from http://bleacherreport.com/articles/368591-if-i-were-the-vikings-rick-spielman-one-month-prior-to-the-draft) Obviously my draft assumes the Vikings will have no major veteran additions or losses in the next month...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Vichael about almost 5 years ago 1,229 reads 1 comments

  7. Part 1: If I Were the Vikings' Rick Spielman (One Month Prior to the Draft)

    Rick Spielman does not officially hold the General Manager title for the Minnesota Vikings franchise. But as the VP of Player Personnel, Spielman runs the draft, making final calls on draft day according to ESPN's Kevin Seifert...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Vichael about almost 5 years ago 690 reads 0 comments

  8. Minnesota Vikings Who Will Get Out of the Pile This Week

    It's not like I have a crystal ball. But I do think evaluating circumstances sometimes reveals motivations or other advantages a player brings into a particular game, above and beyond the question of who's a better football player on paper...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Vichael about almost 5 years ago 163 reads 1 comments

  9. Is The Vikings' Brad Chldress All That?

    The saying goes, the QB gets way too much credit when you win, and way too much blame when you lose. The same can be said for head coach. Right now, the Vikings are flying high...

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  10. Too Many Vikings Fans Afraid of Cowboys' DeMarcus Ware

    Don't get me wrong...the Cowboys' outside pass rush is formidable. On one flank, you have Ware, not only one of the most feared rushers in the NFL but also amongst the league leaders in stripping the ball, year in and out...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Vichael about almost 5 years ago 2,374 reads 9 comments

  11. The Vikings' Ship Isn't Sunk Yet...But Is Brett Favre Fizzling?

    Vikes fans have a history of paranoia. Longtime fans remember that we were the first franchise to go 0-4 in the Super Bowl...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Vichael about almost 5 years ago 441 reads 8 comments

  12. Minnesota Vikings: State of the Offensive Line

    One of the biggest cliches in football is that defense wins championships. But the way I look at it, you win in the trenches (both sides of the ball) and in the turnover game. The Vikings' defensive line is star-studded, no question...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Vichael about 5 years ago 578 reads 8 comments

  13. Vikings-Bengals: Minnesota Gets Huge Win Against Cincinnati

    Most fans will note the 20-point margin or the fact that "All Day" Peterson and the Vikes' offensive line were able to resuscitate the running game that was comatose the week before...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Vichael about 5 years ago 419 reads 2 comments

  14. Did Brad Childress Deserve a Contract Extension?

    All it took was one loss for some naysayers to emerge and again question whether Brad Childress deserved his recent contact extension. Mind you, I'm not a huge believer in Childress myself...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Vichael about 5 years ago 239 reads 0 comments

  15. The Brett Favre UnJinx

    Athletes and fans can be notoriously superstitious. Long time Viking fans, branded with the invisible but real Scarlet Letter of 0-4, tend to be even more prone to reading tea leaves than the average fan...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Vichael about 5 years ago 249 reads 0 comments