1. Michael Mauti to the Vikings: How Does the LB Fit with Minnesota?

    The Minnesota Vikings drafted two starting linebackers from the Penn State Nittany Lions in hopes of finding at least one who can start, and one who can add depth to the Vikings defense...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about 1 year ago 3,613 reads 4 comments

  2. Jeff Baca to the Vikings: How Does the Guard Fit with Minnesota?

    Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman worked some of his draft-day magic yet again (via 1500espn.com)...

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  3. Jeff Locke to Vikings: How Does Punter Fit with Minnesota?

    Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman likes to draft specialists. Last year, Georgia kicker Blair Walsh made him look like a genius after drafting the Bulldog in the sixth round...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about 1 year ago 485 reads 12 comments

  4. Gerald Hodges to Vikings: How Does LB Fit with Minnesota?

    After making three picks in the first round, and no picks in Rounds 2 or 3, the Minnesota Vikings finally got a chance to make a selection—but it might have been the wrong choice...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about 1 year ago 3,524 reads 6 comments

  5. Minnesota Vikings 2013 Mock Draft: Predictions for Day 3

    For the Minnesota Vikings , the second day of the 2013 NFL draft could not have been any different than that of the opening round. For only the second time in franchise history, the Vikings had three draft picks in the first round...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about 1 year ago 2,500 reads 15 comments

  6. Denard Robinson: 5 Things You Need to Know About the Michigan QB/WR/KR

    University of Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson is hoping to take that next step and play in the NFL . In order to better his prospects, he participated in the NFL Scouting Combine as a wide receiver...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about 1 year ago 3,492 reads 0 comments

  7. Aaron Mellette: 5 Things You Need to Know About the Elon WR

    The road from a Football Championship Subdivision school to the NFL is a journey rarely completed. Elon University wide receiver Aaron Mellette finds himself on the brink of an NFL career opportunity, as his draft stock is on the rise...

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  8. Minnesota Vikings 2013 Mock Draft: Predictions for Day 2 and Beyond

    Minnesota Vikings ' general manager Rick Spielman was able to pull off another draft day deal that gave the Vikings three picks among the first 29. It is the second time in Minnesota's history that the Vikings had three picks in the first round...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about 1 year ago 347 reads 75 comments

  9. Cordarrelle Patterson to Vikings: How Does the WR Fit with Minnesota?

    In a not-so-surprising move, Minnesota Vikings ' general manager, Rick Spielman pulled some magic out of his hat again this year and was able to move back into the first round of the 2013 NFL draft...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about 1 year ago 12,678 reads 27 comments

  10. Xavier Rhodes to Vikings: How Does the CB Fit with Minnesota?

    Everything seemed to fall right into the Minnesota Vikings ' lap in the first round of the 2013 NFL draft...

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  11. Sharrif Floyd to Vikings: How Does the DT Fit with Minnesota?

    Things worked in the favor of the Minnesota Vikings and general manager Rick Spielman in Round 1 of the 2013 NFL draft. The Vikings had a need at defensive tackle...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about 1 year ago 5,393 reads 10 comments

  12. Minnesota Vikings 2013 Draft Picks: Results, Analysis and Grades

    Just like last year, the Minnesota Vikings moved back into the first round for an extra pick. General manager Rick Spielman favored the defense in the first round selecting defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd and cornerback Xavier Rhodes...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about 1 year ago 54,688 reads 68 comments

  13. Vikings 2013 Mock Draft: Final 7-Round Predictions for Minnesota

    After succeeding in last year's NFL draft, Minnesota Vikings ' general manager Rick Spielman is feeling the pressure to perform his magic again—especially with 11 draft picks at his disposal this year...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about 1 year ago 10,617 reads 51 comments

  14. Minnesota Vikings 2013 Mock Draft: Best Case Scenarios for All 7 Rounds

    The Minnesota Vikings and general manager Rick Spielman are poised for another tremendous draft. With a total of 11 draft picks, including two first-round selections again this year, ...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about over 1 year ago 14,858 reads 73 comments

  15. The Minnesota Twins Find Themselves in Unfamiliar Territory

    After three games the Minnesota Twins are 2-1, but don't get carried away and start believing that general manager Terry Ryan and manager Ron Gardenhire have figured it out and have turned things around after two seasons with 90-plus losses...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about over 1 year ago 1,624 reads 4 comments

  16. Why the Minnesota Vikings Absolutely Must Draft Sylvester Williams

    Heading into the 2013 NFL draft, the Minnesota Vikings must address needs at wide receiver on offense and linebacker and cornerback on defense. With one of their two first round picks they need to select defensive tackle Sylvester Williams...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about over 1 year ago 7,422 reads 69 comments

  17. Breaking Down the Minnesota Vikings Depth Chart After the Peak of Free Agency

    The peak of NFL free agency has passed, and the Minnesota Vikings ' biggest splash was the signing of former Green Bay receiver Greg Jennings. While Jennings instantly becomes the No...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about over 1 year ago 12,107 reads 52 comments

  18. Predicting the Minnesota Vikings' Starting Lineup Post Week 1 of Free Agency

    The Minnesota Vikings ' biggest splash in free agency might be as much who they signed as who they did not. They addressed one of their biggest needs at wide receiver with the addition of Greg Jennings, but there are still several holes to be plugged...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about over 1 year ago 12,008 reads 49 comments

  19. Grading the Minnesota Vikings' Moves so Far This Offseason

    At this point in the offseason, the Minnesota Vikings are worse off than when the season ended with the Wild Card Playoff loss to the Packers ...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about over 1 year ago 313 reads 38 comments

  20. Minnesota Vikings' Blueprint for Winning Free Agency

    NFL free agency starts Tuesday, March 12, and fans of the Minnesota Vikings shouldn't get their hopes up that the team will be signing any big-name players to the roster...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about over 1 year ago 9,809 reads 26 comments

  21. Predicting the Minnesota Vikings' Free-Agent Signings

    Minnesota Vikings fans shouldn't hold their breath expecting the addition of any big-name free agents joining the team when the NFL free-agent period begins March 12...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about over 1 year ago 19,418 reads 77 comments

  22. Does Adrian Peterson Have a Shot at Breaking Emmitt Smith's Rushing Record?

    A comparison of Adrian Peterson 's career through his first six seasons shows he is right on pace to challenge the NFL 's career rushing record held by Emmitt Smith...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about over 1 year ago 7,610 reads 11 comments

  23. Why the Vikings Should Take Their Time Exploring Percy Harvin Trade Options

    Speculation has been rampant as to where the Minnesota Vikings might end up exiling Percy Harvin , one of the NFL 's most explosive players...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about over 1 year ago 2,364 reads 23 comments

  24. Breaking Down the Minnesota Vikings' Franchise Tag Decision

    The bad news for the Minnesota Vikings is that they have 10 unrestricted free agents (UFA) and must decide which players they want to offer contracts to...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about over 1 year ago 10,104 reads 31 comments

  25. Percy Harvin and the Minnesota Vikings Are Both Crazy

    Without knowing exactly what is going on in Percy Harvin 's head, the conclusion must be that he has lost his mind. That can be the only explanation. On Friday, according to a report in the St...

    Tim Arcand Written by Tim Arcand about over 1 year ago 11,013 reads 50 comments