1. Minnesota Vikings Week 8 Stock Report

    A 28-19 win over the Detroit Lions in Week 7 improved the Minnesota Vikings ' record to 4-2 in 2015. Fresh off head coach Mike Zimmer's first road win inside the division, Minnesota will now go back on the road to face the Chicago Bears in Week 8...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 9 months ago 9,620 reads 33 comments

  2. Biggest Takeaways from Minnesota Vikings' Week 7 Win

    The Minnesota Vikings used the first 300-yard passing game of the season from quarterback Teddy Bridgewater and a defense that sacked Matthew Stafford seven times to beat the Detroit Lions in Week 7...

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  3. Tough Teddy Bridgewater and Dynamic Rookie Duo Lead Vikings over Lions

    A tough-as-nails performance from quarterback Teddy Bridgewater and another huge day from rookies Stefon Diggs and Eric Kendricks powered the Minnesota Vikings past the Detroit Lions on Sunday at Ford Field...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 9 months ago 15,517 reads 82 comments

  4. How the Minnesota Vikings Can Get over Their Road Blues vs. Lions

    The Minnesota Vikings are just 2-8 on the road under second-year head coach Mike Zimmer , including an 0-2 mark this season and an 0-3 record inside the division...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 9 months ago 4,832 reads 33 comments

  5. Minnesota Vikings Week 7 Stock Report

    A 16-10 win over the Kansas City Chiefs improved the Minnesota Vikings ' record to 3-2 in 2015. A trip to Detroit to play the 1-5 Lions now awaits the Vikings in Week 7...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 9 months ago 7,617 reads 45 comments

  6. Breaking Down the Emergence of Vikings Rookie WR Stefon Diggs

    Minnesota Vikings rookie receiver Stefon Diggs patiently waited his turn this past spring, watching as NFL teams picked 19 players at his position before the Vikings finally called his name with the 146th overall pick...

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  7. Biggest Takeaways from Minnesota Vikings' Week 6 Win

    The Minnesota Vikings came out of the bye and improved their record to 3-2 on Sunday, beating the Kansas City Chiefs 16-10 at TCF Bank Stadium...

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  8. Rookie Steals Stefon Diggs, Eric Kendricks Help Power Vikings Past Chiefs

    An emerging rookie on each side of the football helped the Minnesota Vikings beat the visiting Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium...

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  9. What Is Wrong with Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph?

    Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph likely envisioned a much different start to his 2015 season. Finally healthy and surrounded by playmakers , Rudolph entered his second ...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 10 months ago 30,315 reads 44 comments

  10. Can Vikings Handle Chiefs' Fearsome Pass Rush in Week 6?

    The Minnesota Vikings have had the better part of three weeks to prepare for the pass rush associated with the 3-4 defense: a week of prep for the Denver Broncos , a bye week to ...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 10 months ago 4,070 reads 7 comments

  11. Minnesota Vikings: 5 Things to Watch for Following Week 5 Bye

    The Minnesota Vikings will exit their Week 5 bye with a 2-2 record and a visit from the sinking Kansas City Chiefs looming...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 10 months ago 11,918 reads 34 comments

  12. Breaking Down Adrian Peterson's Struggles in Pass Protection in 2015

    Adrian Peterson leads the NFL in rushing yards after four games, proving he's still the same game-breaking runner of the football he was before missing 15 games last season...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 10 months ago 6,973 reads 11 comments

  13. Minnesota Vikings' Quarter-Season Awards

    With four games in the books and the Minnesota Vikings heading into a Week 5 bye, now is a perfect time to take a look back at the best of the best from the first quarter of the 2015 season...

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  14. Adjustments Minnesota Vikings Must Make After Bye Week

    After five preseason contests and four demanding regular-season games, the Minnesota Vikings are getting a much-needed break with their bye in Week 5...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 10 months ago 12,517 reads 43 comments

  15. Taking Stock of Minnesota Vikings Ahead of Week 5 Bye

    The Minnesota Vikings are heading into their Week 5 bye with a 2-2 record. A pessimist would say Minnesota should really be 3-1, with an unexpected and increasingly ugly loss ...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 10 months ago 11,169 reads 54 comments

  16. Despite Loss, Vikings Proved They Belong vs. Peyton Manning, Broncos

    The NFL isn't a place for moral victories, but the Minnesota Vikings ' 23-20 road loss to Peyton Manning and the still-unbeaten Denver Broncos has to qualify as something close...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 10 months ago 15,733 reads 193 comments

  17. Peyton Manning, Broncos Present Perfect Measuring Stick for Upstart Vikings

    Every ascending team needs that one win—that singular moment of triumph bridging hype and reality. The Minnesota Vikings have their "we've made it" opportunity right in front of them...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 10 months ago 9,285 reads 22 comments

  18. Minnesota Vikings Week 4 Stock Report

    After back-to-back wins over 2014 playoff qualifiers , the 2-1 Minnesota Vikings are now one of only six teams in the NFC with a winning record. Week 1's disaster in San Francisco is nothing more than a distant memory...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 10 months ago 7,425 reads 29 comments

  19. Despite Slow Start, No Need to Worry About Teddy Bridgewater in 2015

    Through three weeks, Teddy Bridgewater and the Minnesota Vikings rank dead last in the NFL in passing yards per game...

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  20. Biggest Takeaways from Minnesota Vikings' Week 3 Win

    The Minnesota Vikings improved their record to 2-1 in 2015, with a dominating 31-14 win over the San Diego Chargers in Week 3...

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  21. Minnesota Vikings Getting Hot by Turning Up the Heat on Opposing QBs

    The Minnesota Vikings were once bruised, battered and 0-1, the victim of a harsh beating at the hands of the more physical San Francisco 49ers in Week 1. The bullied has suddenly become the bully...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 10 months ago 13,358 reads 42 comments

  22. Minnesota Vikings Can't Afford to Miss Tackles in Week 3 Matchup with Chargers

    The Minnesota Vikings better have a strong tackling performance Sunday afternoon if the club expects to beat the San Diego Chargers in Week 3...

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  23. Minnesota Vikings Week 3 Stock Report

    Hope you didn't sell too much of your Minnesota Vikings stock. A week after a season-opening dud in San Francisco , the Vikings returned home to TCF Bank Stadium and scored a decisive 26-16 win over the division rival Detroit Lions in Week 2...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 10 months ago 7,501 reads 13 comments

  24. How Adrian Peterson Made Life Easier for Teddy Bridgewater in Vikings' Win

    Adrian Peterson generated over 50 percent of the Minnesota Vikings ' 350 total yards during Sunday's win over the Detroit Lions . He also made life much, much easier on young quarterback Teddy Bridgewater...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 10 months ago 14,717 reads 14 comments

  25. Biggest Takeaways from Minnesota Vikings' Week 2 Win

    The Minnesota Vikings evened their record at 1-1 in 2015, with a 26-16 win over the Detroit Lions in Week 2. How long ago last Monday's disaster in San Francisco must feel for Mike Zimmer's Vikings...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 10 months ago 13,283 reads 52 comments