1. 2012 Minnesota Vikings: How .500 Is Possible

    We are just a few weeks out from the beginning of the real offseason and the combine in Indianapolis . I think the Vikings coaches are energized and feel the Senior Bowl really ...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 1,327 reads 11 comments

  2. 6 Teams on the Verge of a Super Bowl Run in the Near Future

    It's every NFL player's dream to have a chance to play in the Super Bowl . Better yet, to win one. We are preparing for a Super Bowl rematch, something not seen since Super Bowl XXX with the Cowboys and Steelers...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 236 reads 2 comments

  3. NFL Draft 2012: Should Vikings Consider Trading Third Overall Pick?

    It’s three months away, but the verbal jockeying has begun, and the questions are being asked, the most notable to fans is, “What will our team do?” Before ...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 3,541 reads 16 comments

  4. Free Agency 2012: Players Minnesota Vikings Should Target

    With 2011 squarely in the rear view mirror, the coaching staff seems to be set, although I cannot understand why Joe Woods, defensive backs coach, and Mike Priefer , special teams coach, are still with the team...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 2,751 reads 13 comments

  5. Minnesota Vikings 2012: Time for Vikings to Go Outside the Box

    Conventional wisdom in the NFL is, "Whoever just got fired, let's go hire him." Why do you think the guy got fired in the first place? Perhaps that is more cynicism than substance, ...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 1,160 reads 8 comments

  6. NFL 2012 Preview: Which New Head Coach Has Steepest Hill to Climb?

    Doesn't it seem like the end of every NFL season is like the St. Valentine's Day massacre? They seem to line up the coaches and then comes the drive-by with GM's or owners toting the dreaded Tommy gun of the NFL, the pink slip...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 4,583 reads 17 comments

  7. Peyton Manning Trade Rumors: 4 Plausible Destinations for the MVP Quarterback

    Say it isn’t so Ethel? Sorry, had to borrow that line from Ray Stevens’ song The Streak . That’s one for you old timers. Is it possible though? One of the game's greatest quarterbacks could be traded...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 5,508 reads 23 comments

  8. Minnesota Vikings 2012: Ponder's Offseason to-Do List

    With the promotion of Rick Spielman, for good or bad depending on where you stand, Christian Ponder appears to have gotten a boost of confidence, and for a kid who seemed to lose a little bit of it toward the end of the season, this is good news...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 2,275 reads 4 comments

  9. Super Bowl XLVI: And the Winner Is...

    The 2011 regular season has come to an end, and now begins what most refer to as the second season, although I never quite understood that line. All the teams have been determined...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 200 reads 5 comments

  10. Top Songs for the 2011 Minnesota Vikings

    In this year of laments, gnashing of teeth, and loathing of the home team, and we're not even talking politics here, we sit and wait as the dismal season of 2011 winds down. Thank the big guy, unless you're Bill Maher of course...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 574 reads 0 comments

  11. Minnesota Vikings 2012 Draft: Round-by-Round Predictions, Ver. 1.0

    The 2011 season is mercifully coming to an end, and with that the Vikings will look to 2012 in order to re-navigate the ship in the right direction...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 1,786 reads 7 comments

  12. Tracing the Minnesota Vikings' 2011 Woes

    As the Vikings close out perhaps the worst season in team history, many of us are shaking our heads wondering what went wrong. In short, it's been the proverbial, "when it rains it pours" scenario...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 625 reads 13 comments

  13. Minnesota Vikings Look to Pop Embarrassing White Head

    Perhaps the title connotes shock value or sensationalism, but it underscores the Vikings defense this year. The Vikings defense is like that embarrassing white head that pops up at the most inopportune time...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 310 reads 0 comments

  14. 2012 NFL Draft: Minnesota Vikings Look To Be Offensive-Minded

    Okay, not to sound redundant, but it looks like it's going to be a 2-14 season, maybe 3-13, and complete optimism says 4-12, but that would mean ...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 521 reads 5 comments

  15. Minnesota Vikings: 2012 Free Agent Targets

    This ...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 634 reads 8 comments

  16. 5 Things Minnesota Vikings Can Do to Save Franchise

    Let’s face it this season was through for the Minnesota Vikings weeks ago. That is unfortunate for such a proud franchise...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about over 2 years ago 1,189 reads 19 comments

  17. NFL Logos: Who Ranks the Best of All 32 Teams?

    It is the symbol of every fans favorite team. We don’t need words. We don’t need names. All we need is to see that logo, and we know. From NFL ’s inception, the logo has come to be synonymous with “our” team...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about almost 3 years ago 8,003 reads 37 comments

  18. Minnesota Vikings History of Head Coaches: Who Ranks Best?

    When I was putting together the “Minnesota Vikings Super Bowl XI Players: Where Are They Now?” article, there was a video that I watched while conducting my research...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about almost 3 years ago 2,279 reads 11 comments

  19. 2011 NFL Predictions: Game of the Week for the Entire 2011 Season

    Well, could it happen? I am getting that tingling sensation up my leg like Chris Matthews of MSNBC fame said...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about 3 years ago 1,789 reads 12 comments

  20. Minnesota Vikings Super Bowl XI Players: Where Are They Now?

    To those of you under 40, this one is going to be tough to remember because Super Bowl XI was played on January 9, 1977. I was but a mere 13 and cried until I was 14...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about 3 years ago 3,172 reads 5 comments

  21. NFL: Worst Field Goal Misses in Postseason History

    It’s that moment when fans hold their collective breath. It’s the end of the game or overtime and your kicker lines up to hit, what would be a winning field goal...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about 3 years ago 6,297 reads 41 comments

  22. NFL Bionic Man: Building the Perfect Running Back

    Back in the 1970s, there was a show called The Six Million Dollar Man. At that time, $6 million was a lot of money; but in today’s athletic world, $6 million seems the norm...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about 3 years ago 2,649 reads 28 comments

  23. NFL: 13 Unfortunate Player Careers Cut Short in League History

    As we celebrate our nation's 235th birthday, I hope you all had an opportunity to reflect on those who paid and continue to pay the price for the freedoms we enjoy today...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about 3 years ago 1,504 reads 10 comments

  24. Minnesota Vikings: Christian Ponder's 5 Keys to a Successful 2011 Season

    I don’t care who you are, you have to feel sorry for this crop of rookies. If the lockout does not end soon, most would consider these rookie’s season a near loss...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about 3 years ago 1,709 reads 8 comments

  25. NFL: Unsung Players Who Make a Difference from Every Team

    Not to put out TMI, but there’s a certain feeling I am having regarding this whole lockout deal. That is, we are close, folks. The withdrawal is nearly over...

    Scott Reighard Written by Scott Reighard about 3 years ago 6,944 reads 45 comments