FOOTBALL MACHINE: Hour 1 - Frustrated WRs in a Painful Loss to Chicago

Sam, Arif, Luke, and Tom are in studio this week to talk about the abysmal performance in Soldier Field as the Vikings lose to the Bears. We also touch on the rumors surrounding Stefon Diggs, the soft coverage by the defense and Kirk’s decision making and accuracy down field.

In this episode:

  • Stefon Diggs missing from practice [7:30]
  • WRs have reason to be upset with Cousins’ play [20:30]
  • Defense plays soft coverage [31:00]
  • CATEGORIES – Giants Preview [44:30]
  • Gambling Picks [54:00]


Sam Ekstrom (@SamEkstrom) is a Zone Coverage staff writer covering the Minnesota Vikings and Golden Gophers basketball.

Arif Hasan (@ArifHasanNFL) covers the Minnesota Vikings for The Athletic.

Luke Inman (@Luke_Spinman) Luke Inman is Zone Coverage’s resident NFL Draft guru and video content creator.

Tom Schreier (@tschreier3) is the co-founder of and previously wrote about Minnesota sports for Bleacher Report and Yahoo! Sports.

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