Sunday, April 23, 2017
Authors Posts by Sam Ekstrom

Sam Ekstrom

Sam Ekstrom is a Zone Coverage staff writer and hosts Locked On Vikings for the Locked On Podcast Network with former NFL QB Sage Rosenfels. He is a high school play-by-play voice, primarily at BCTV and Prep Spotlight, and a former sports radio host at 105 The Ticket. Follow Sam on Twitter @SamEkstrom.

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: Breaking Down the Schedule

Sam Ekstrom and Sage Rosenfels break down the Vikings schedule in its entirety. DOWNLOAD AUDIO

Top Takeaways From Vikings’ Finalized Schedule

While advertisers who purchased inventory for the NFL Network's primetime schedule reveal may not be pleased, the NFL schedule slowly leaked from various sources...

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: Jon Ledyard Picks Team Feeney or Team Dawkins

NFL Draft insider Jon Ledyard of Locked On NFL Draft discusses the depth of the middle rounds, Team Feeney vs Team Dawkins and Joe...

THE DRAFT RAP: Jordan Reid Joins & Phil Savage Nuggets

Draft analyst Jordan Reid (@JReidDraftScout) joins the program to talk Vikings needs, middle-round depth and general draft questions. Sam and Luke also discuss their...

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: Hernandez Thoughts & Levels of QB Need

Sam Ekstrom and Sage Rosenfels address the disturbing news about Aaron Hernandez, then touch on Sage's latest article breaking down the various levels of...

FOLLOW-UP: I Watched Every Vikings Wildcat Snap

Back in November, following a Week 11 Minnesota Vikings win over the Arizona Cardinals, I laid out in this space the rationale behind why...

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: Luke Inman Talks Tight Ends and RBs

Sam Ekstrom is joined by draft analyst Luke Inman to discuss tight ends, running backs and other Minnesota Vikings possibilities in the draft. DOWNLOAD AUDIO

THE DRAFT RAP: Mike Wobschall of

Luke Inman and Sam Ekstrom welcome Mike Wobschall of to the show to talk about Minnesota's approach heading into the draft. DOWNLOAD AUDIO

GAME 1 POSTGAME: Wild Lose Heartbreaker, 2-1 in OT

Sam Ekstrom and Tom Schreier were broadcasting live from the 93X studios after Minnesota's dramatic Game 1 defeat. Here's what transpired.

THE DRAFT RAP (Hour 2): Matt Harmon & Vikings Scenarios

Luke Inman and Sam Ekstrom are joined by Matt Harmon of They also talk potential draft scenarios for the Minnesota Vikings and answer...