Friday, September 22, 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: Predictions For Vikings-Saints

Sam Ekstrom and Sage Rosenfels recap all their observations from Week 1 and give their final predictions for Vikings-Saints. DOWNLOAD AUDIO

Young Saints Defense a Big Unknown Heading Into Monday Night Battle

Entering Week 1 of the 2015 season, the Minnesota Vikings were preparing to face a new-look San Francisco 49ers defense -- on Monday Night...

New Vikings QB Kyle Sloter Played Three Years of Receiver in...

The Minnesota Vikings waived third-string quarterback Taylor Heinicke last weekend, but they brought in another young, athletic, developmental quarterback. His name is Kyle Sloter, a...

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: What Went Wrong on Brett Favre’s INT?

Sam Ekstrom and Sage Rosenfels relive the 2009 NFC Championship Game as Sage explains what went wrong on Brett Favre's infamous late-game interception. DOWNLOAD AUDIO

EKSTROM: What Can We Really Expect in Adrian Peterson’s Return?

There are countless questions fans should be asking as the Minnesota Vikings and New Orleans Saints prepare to clash at U.S. Bank Stadium on...

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: How Will Adrian Peterson Be Utilized?

Sam Ekstrom and Sage Rosenfels take a look back on some of the weekend's notable moves and begin previewing the Saints game. DOWNLOAD AUDIO

REPORT: Presumed Starter Alex Boone Released by Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings made waves Saturday afternoon by cutting left guard Alex Boone after just one season in Minnesota, according to Ben Goessling of...

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: The Dreaded Cut Day

Sam Ekstrom and Sage Rosenfels review the Vikings' preseason loss to the Dolphins and discuss what happens during cut day. DOWNLOAD AUDIO

Four Takeaways From Vikings’ 30-9 Loss to Dolphins

The Minnesota Vikings backups limped to a 30-9 defeat in a drowsy preseason finale, sending the Vikings to a 2-2 preseason record. Head coach Mike...

Eric Curry Tears ACL, Will Miss Upcoming Season

The Minnesota Golden Gophers men's basketball team has sky-high expectations heading into the 2017-18 season. But that enthusiasm was dampened Thursday afternoon as the...