1. Minnesota Vikings: Way-Too-Early 53-Man Roster and Depth Chart Predictions

    The Minnesota Vikings complemented a free-agency haul featuring offensive linemen Alex Boone and Andre Smith with eight picks in the 2016 NFL draft, including receiver Laquon Treadwell in the first round...

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  2. Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft and Big Board: Updated Day 3 Predictions

    The Minnesota Vikings made just one pick on Friday night of the 2016 NFL draft, using the 54th overall pick on Clemson cornerback Mackensie Alexander before trading down and out of the third round...

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  3. Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft and Big Board: Updated Day 2 Predictions

    The Minnesota Vikings crossed off one of their biggest needs during the first round of the 2016 NFL draft, using the 23rd overall pick on Ole Miss receiver Laquon Treadwell...

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  4. Minnesota Vikings Draft Picks: Results, Analysis and Grades

    Bleacher Report's 2016 NFL draft tracker will keep you up to date on all the picks made by the Minnesota Vikings , who are scheduled to make eight selections. The madness begins Thursday night with the draft's first round...

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  5. Minnesota Vikings' Last-Minute 7-Round Mock Draft and Top-100 Big Board

    The highly anticipated 2016 NFL draft is finally here for the Minnesota Vikings and 31 other teams, with the first round kicking off Thursday night from Chicago ...

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  6. Minnesota Vikings: Full 2016 Draft Guide and Preview

    The Minnesota Vikings have utilized the NFL draft to build a young, talented roster that won the NFC North title during the 2015 season...

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  7. Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft Roundup: What the Experts Are Saying

    Grabbing a threat for quarterback Teddy Bridgewater in the passing game remains the odds-on favorite for the Minnesota Vikings with the 23rd overall pick in the 2016 NFL draft...

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  8. Minnesota Vikings' 7-Round Mock Draft and Top-100 Big Board

    The Minnesota Vikings are entering the 2016 NFL draft with the intention of building on the base of talent that helped drive a run to the NFC North title during the 2015 season...

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  9. NFL Free Agency 2016: Riskiest Players Left on the Market

    A certain level of risk exists for every player left in NFL free agency. While those remaining on the open market aren't likely to command big dollars, there's a reason why players are still without teams as April approaches...

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  10. 1 Bargain Player Each Team Should Target in Late NFL Free Agency

    NFL free agency has reached the "bargain" period, where most of the headliners are already signed and teams must now scour through what remains to find helpful pieces at discount prices...

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  11. NFL Free-Agent Veterans Who Could Be Waiting All Summer for a Job

    A future in the NFL isn't always guaranteed for free agents on the wrong side of 30. The NFL is a young man's game and a projection business, making it difficult for an aging ...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 3 months ago 66,893 reads 75 comments

  12. What Might the Future Hold for Top Unsigned NFL Free Agents?

    The waiting game can be a difficult one for veteran NFL free agents. Just ask retired safety Matt Bowen and current free agent Geoff Schwartz, who remains unsigned despite the market opening more than two weeks ago...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 3 months ago 43,129 reads 29 comments

  13. Best Re-Signings of NFL Free Agency So Far

    While the big-money player acquisitions dominate the headlines of NFL free agency, teams that re-sign their own free agents often represent the best moves made early in the new league year...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 3 months ago 29,421 reads 32 comments

  14. The Most Overrated and Underrated NFL Free Agents Still Available

    The market has mostly been picked clean of the biggest names available in NFL free agency since opening on March 9. However, a number of players remain unsigned during the second wave—which is typically when teams can find the best deals...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 3 months ago 168,444 reads 137 comments

  15. The Safest Signings of Early NFL Free Agency

    Not all free-agent signings are created equal in the NFL . While there is inherent risk in every deal made on the open market, some agreements are more or less treacherous than others...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 4 months ago 19,988 reads 37 comments

  16. Highlighting Under-the-Radar Winners of Early NFL Free Agency

    It's fairly easy to look at the money spent and players acquired and find the obvious "winners" of NFL free agency...

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  17. The Riskiest Signings of NFL Free Agency so Far

    There isn't a riskier way of player acquisition in the NFL than free agency, when teams spend millions and millions on players that other teams let go. That isn't to say free agency can't be used wisely...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 4 months ago 277,569 reads 231 comments

  18. The Most Surprising Early Developments of 2016 NFL Free Agency

    Unsurprisingly, the first two days of NFL free agency have produced a number of surprising moves and developments...

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  19. Biggest Potential Suitors for Ryan Fitzpatrick If He Hits the Open Market

    Free-agent quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick is now expected to get to the open market without a new deal from the New York Jets...

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  20. Ideal Free-Agent Targets for NFL Teams with Most Cap Space

    At least 10 NFL teams are expected to enter free agency with at least $40 million in cap space, including four over $50 million and two over $70 million...

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  21. 2016 NFL Free Agency: Big Paydays Coming for Brock Osweiler, Ryan Fitzpatrick

    An already shallow pool of available quarterbacks lost Kirk Cousins and Sam Bradford this week, making it more and more likely Brock Osweiler and Ryan Fitzpatrick will follow suit and cash in on huge paydays...

    Zach Kruse Written by Zach Kruse about 4 months ago 4,108 reads 4 comments

  22. Making the Call on Top Remaining Franchise Tag Question Marks

    The deadline for NFL teams to apply the franchise tag is Tuesday, March 1. While a number of notable players are expected to receive the tag, a handful of question marks remain surrounding a few of the biggest free agents...

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  23. What We Learned About 2016 Free Agency at the NFL Combine

    A gathering spot for top decision-makers from all 32 teams and a horde of media members, the NFL Scouting Combine is the perfect setting for a treasure cove of information regarding free agency...

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  24. Lamar Miller Has Highest Ceiling of Available Offensive Players in Free Agency

    A 24-year-old running back with untapped potential and a career average carry of 4.6 yards, Lamar Miller has the highest ceiling of any offensive player entering free agency. Spending on top free agents in the NFL is almost always a gamble...

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  25. NFL Teams Won't Find Many Answers at Receiver in Free Agency

    NFL teams in need of answers at receiver won't find many in the 2016 class of free agents. In fact, once Alshon Jeffery is inevitably re-signed or franchise-tagged by the ...

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