1. Assigning Odds to Potential Minnesota Vikings 1st-Round Pick

    So, in case you didn't know, there is this NFL draft coming up on May 8. It's kind of a big deal, especially if you're a Minnesota Vikings fan...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 4 months ago 16,683 reads 61 comments

  2. Minnesota Vikings 2014 NFL Draft Fact or Fiction

    Given their top-10 pick in the 2014 NFL draft and their long-term void at the quarterback position, the Minnesota Vikings are one of the more intriguing teams leading up to the draft May 8...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 4 months ago 19,114 reads 33 comments

  3. Minnesota Vikings' Top 5 Remaining Offseason Priorities

    It started with a lull. Then, it picked up. Now, we're in another lull. The Minnesota Vikings offseason has been quite the roller-coaster ride...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 4 months ago 12,160 reads 5 comments

  4. Vikings by the Numbers: 2013 Stats Minnesota Must Improve in 2014

    It was a season to forget: a fourth-place finish in the NFC North, a 5-10-1 record and a quarterback situation that made the Defense Against the Dark Arts post at Hogwarts appear stable...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 5 months ago 5,291 reads 14 comments

  5. Minnesota Vikings Mock Draft: 7-Round Predictions Post Combine

    The biggest need for the Minnesota Vikings is at the quarterback position. The biggest problem for the Vikings is that the big three quarterbacks (Blake Bortles, Johnny Manziel ...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 5 months ago 32,423 reads 81 comments

  6. 7 Positions the Minnesota Vikings Can Afford to Overlook This Offseason

    As Rick Spielman continues to speak with the media at the NFL Scouting Combine this week, we all get a better idea on where he sees this offseason going for his Minnesota Vikings ...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 5 months ago 11,990 reads 13 comments

  7. Previewing What the Vikings Will Be Looking for at the Scouting Combine

    Starting on Feb. 22 and running through Feb. 25, NFL hopefuls will trot themselves out in front of teams like a herd of cattle and showcase their physical abilities. The Minnesota Vikings will be there...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 6 months ago 13,950 reads 38 comments

  8. 5 Cuts That Could Create Serious Cap Space for the Minnesota Vikings

    It could be a very entertaining offseason for the Minnesota Vikings . According to Spotrac.com , the Vikings are expected to have $22.9 million available to re-sign their own players or sign free agents...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 6 months ago 21,110 reads 59 comments

  9. 5 Mistakes the Minnesota Vikings Can't Afford to Make This Offseason

    All franchises have to-do lists. They look at the offseason as a way to improve their teams for the better for the upcoming season. The Minnesota Vikings are no different...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 6 months ago 15,694 reads 51 comments

  10. Ranking the Minnesota Vikings' Top 5 Draft Needs

    This isn't one of those years where the Minnesota Vikings have limited needs. It's one of those years where the needs list could go on and on (that's what happens after a 5-10-1 season)...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 6 months ago 19,223 reads 82 comments

  11. Minnesota Vikings 2014 Mock Draft: Who Is the Ideal Pick in Every Round?

    Don't let the title of this slideshow fool you. Yes, this is a mock draft projecting the ideal outcome of the Minnesota Vikings ' seven draft picks for the 2014 NFL draft...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 7 months ago 46,369 reads 155 comments

  12. 10 NFL Draft Prospects Every Minnesota Vikings Fan Should Know About

    By now, there are plenty of players you've thought about holding up a purple and gold Vikings jersey after being selected with the No. 8 pick in the 2014 draft. They include Johnny Manziel , Blake Bortles and Derek Carr, to name a few...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 7 months ago 12,352 reads 48 comments

  13. 8 NFL Draft Prospects Who Will Fill the Minnesota Vikings' Biggest Needs

    Quarterback —t hat's where Minnesota's draft prep should start and end. Christian Ponder hasn't panned out like a No...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 7 months ago 20,674 reads 110 comments

  14. 5 Minnesota Vikings Who Will Don Purple and Gold for the Last Time vs. Detroit

    Sunday signals the end. The end of the losing 2013 campaign. The end of the Metrodome. The end of the careers of many Minnesota Vikings ...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 7 months ago 12,611 reads 40 comments

  15. 5 Players with the Most to Prove in the Minnesota Vikings' Final 2 Games

    With no hope for the playoffs or finishing anywhere other than the basement of the NFC North, many fans have already turned their attention to the 2014 season and the upcoming NFL ...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 7 months ago 6,292 reads 29 comments

  16. 8 Moves the Minnesota Vikings Must Make This Offseason

    The fat lady has already sung the meat and potatoes of her performance. All that is left in the Vikings ' season is the final number...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 8 months ago 14,020 reads 83 comments

  17. The 5 Most Disappointing Minnesota Vikings This Season

    Just four more games left. That's what the Minnesota Vikings and their fan base are telling themselves. And with four games left, it's pretty much WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get)...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 8 months ago 6,834 reads 35 comments

  18. Vikings vs. Bears: Behind Enemy Lines with Featured Columnist Andrew Dannehy

    It's back, again. In an effort to provide the best possible coverage of the Vikings ' game Sunday against the Bears, I wanted to team with Bears Featured Columnist Andrew Dannehy ...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 8 months ago 1,896 reads 6 comments

  19. Should the Minnesota Vikings Consider Moving Adrian Peterson This Offseason?

    In short, yes. Now, before you blast me for proposing a parting of ways with the NFL ’s best running back, re-read the title of this article. It doesn’t say THEY SHOULD TRADE...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 8 months ago 13,732 reads 87 comments

  20. 5 Reasons the Minnesota Vikings Shouldn't Retain Josh Freeman This Offseason

    The Minnesota Vikings reached a $2 million agreement with Josh Freeman to join their sinking ship midway through the 2013 season...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 8 months ago 6,679 reads 35 comments

  21. Highlighting the 8 Best Plays of Adrian Peterson's Minnesota Vikings Career

    It's tough to whittle down the career of a player like Adrian Peterson to eight plays. But that's exactly what we did here...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 9 months ago 6,083 reads 11 comments

  22. 8 Players Minnesota Vikings Shouldn't Bring Back in 2014-15

    Well, we all know where the Minnesota Vikings are headed in 2013: for a top-five draft pick in 2014. And with that mission at hand, the organization already has its eye on the 2014 season...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 9 months ago 8,665 reads 48 comments

  23. What to Expect from Minnesota Vikings Offense in Week 9 Matchup

    The public doesn ’t know yet who will line up under center for the Minnesota Vikings this Sunday. We just know it won’t be Matt Cassel...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 9 months ago 2,723 reads 7 comments

  24. What to Expect from the Minnesota Vikings Offense in Week 8

    Christian Ponder returns. What’s that? No applause? Well, it’s understandable. The Minnesota Vikings offense wasn ’t anything to write home about with him in charge...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 9 months ago 967 reads 8 comments

  25. 5 Changes the Minnesota Vikings Should Make to Improve Their Offense

    Statistically, the Minnesota Vikings ' offense resides just inside the top half of the league in total offense (15th, 350.5 yards per game). But it doesn't feel that way. Something ain't right...

    Mike Nelson Written by Mike Nelson about 10 months ago 6,075 reads 24 comments