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Day Two Training Camp Notebook: Offensive Success Might Prove Importance of Padded Practices
By Arif Hasan - Jul 31, 2016
In what could be an essential repeat of the prior day, the offense found itself winning the day much more often than not. Once again, the Vikings […]
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Day One Training Camp Notebook: Receivers Impress, Defensive Backs Need to Catch Up
By Arif Hasan - Jul 29, 2016
The first day of training camp doesn’t ever give you the kind of information that ends up being useful throughout the season. The reps there are just […]
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2016 Minnesota Vikings Training Camp: First Unofficial Depth Chart
By Arif Hasan - Jul 29, 2016
Training camp walkthroughs provide very little insight into player performance, but they do give us a few quick clues as the how the depth chart is developing. […]
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Breaking Down the New Signings: Sean Hickey and Jason Whittingham
By Arif Hasan - Jul 28, 2016
The Vikings have signed two new players to get closer to meeting the maximum roster size (90 players) before training camp. With OL Sean Hickey and LB […]
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Phil Loadholt’s Retirement, Offensive Line Insurance and 53-Man Opportunities
By Arif Hasan - Jul 27, 2016
The retirement of Phil Loadholt was surprising to more than a few of those in Vikings media, me included. While he indicated he was well on his […]
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Undrafted Rookies Worth Watching for the Minnesota Vikings
By Arif Hasan - Jul 25, 2016
As we enter training camp, those with the longest odds of making the roster might see a bleak, overwhelming hill ahead of them. After all, most rosters […]
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Fourth of July Breakdown: Who are the Most Explosive Players on the Minnesota Vikings Roster?
By Arif Hasan - Jul 4, 2016
Happy Fourth of July! Celebrating with fireworks, hot dogs, and beer is traditional Independence Day stuff, and nothing is more American than celebrating by blowing stuff up. […]
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Yards Above Expectation: Adjusting Running Back Yards for Situation
By Arif Hasan - Jun 29, 2016
I recently wrote a piece on how Jerick McKinnon gets unfairly set into a particular role because of his size—a trait that doesn’t even correlate to the […]
Pro Football Focus 101: Four Vikings Make the List
By Arif Hasan - Jun 16, 2016
Pro Football Focus has finished its Top 101 list—a different Top 101 list than earlier in the offseason. This one purports to identify the best players going […]
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ALAFM: Hour 1 – Zimmer is Our Daddy
By Arif Hasan - Jun 16, 2016
Arif and Luke talk about some of the most recent data-driven pieces, including Teddy Bridgewater’s work in the offense and how well the offense is designed. Then […]
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Mike Zimmer Impressed With Teddy Bridgewater’s Deep Passing, Offseason Praise Continues Apace
By Arif Hasan - Jun 15, 2016
It’s the offseason, which means we get to hear unabated praise for the team’s most important player. Mike Zimmer had a lot of good things to say about […]
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Football Outsiders: Teddy Bridgewater Was Very Accurate (Yes, Even After Accounting for Distance)
By Arif Hasan - Jun 14, 2016
NFL fans in general seem to be aware that Teddy Bridgewater was an accurate quarterback last season, and a few third parties have confirmed that: Top accuracy […]