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Reports: Minnesota Vikings to Hold Joint Practices with Cincinnati Bengals
By Arif Hasan - Jun 14, 2016
According to Ben Goessling at ESPN, the Minnesota Vikings will be holding joint practices during training camp with head coach Mike Zimmer’s former team, the Cincinnati Bengals. […]
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Hell Yea, Harrison Smith: The Best Safety in the League By the Numbers
By Arif Hasan - Jun 7, 2016
With the news that Harrison Smith inked a new deal that makes him the highest-paid safety in the league (as far as average dollar amount per year), […]
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Scouting Willie Beavers: The Next Josh Sitton?????
By Arif Hasan - Jun 6, 2016
Last week, we looked at the external analysis of the Vikings’ third pick, Willie Beavers—offensive tackle from Western Michigan. Those returns weren’t good, and Beavers’ performance in […]
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Scouting Willie Beavers: Why Don’t People Like the Pick?
By Arif Hasan - May 25, 2016
By far, the most criticized pick for the Minnesota Vikings across local and national media is the 4th-round pick general manager Rick Spielman spent on Willie Beavers, […]
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Breaking Down the German Wide Receiver, Moritz Boehringer
By Arif Hasan - May 2, 2016
Ha ha. No seriously, there’s not a lot to do in terms of breaking down a player whose primary competition can’t hold a candle to Division III […]
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The 2016 Consensus Board Grades Your Team’s Draft
By Arif Hasan - May 1, 2016
We’ve been doing a lot of work with the 2016 NFL Consensus Board over the week, but there’s still a few things left to do—including grading drafts. […]
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What Can Mackensie Alexander Bring to the Minnesota Vikings Defense?
By Arif Hasan - Apr 30, 2016
Confidence. It would be easy to end the analysis there, but there certainly are a number of questions surrounding the 54th pick for the Minnesota Vikings. Obviously […]
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First Round Draft Capital and the Consensus Board: Who Wore it Best?
By Arif Hasan - Apr 29, 2016
One of the things we can do with the consensus board is use the values there to “grade” draft picks. Though we do not have the information that […]
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How Does Laquon Treadwell Fit into the Minnesota Vikings Offense?
By Arif Hasan - Apr 29, 2016
With the 23rd pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, the Minnesota Vikings selected Laquon Treadwell, receiver from Ole Miss. Ranked as the top receiver in the consensus […]
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2016 Consensus Big Board: The “Best” Boards and Most Polarizing Players
By Arif Hasan - Apr 27, 2016
A big question people have when it comes to the consensus big board every year is, “which individual board have you gathered is the best?” Unfortunately, there’s […]
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2016 NFL Draft: Modeling a Seven-Round Mock Draft
By Arif Hasan - Apr 27, 2016
There are dozens, if not hundreds, of ways to generate mock drafts for your favorite team. Picking names out of a hat might be just as accurate […]
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2016 NFL Consensus Board: Evaluating vs. Forecasting
By Arif Hasan - Apr 26, 2016
I’ve published our 2016 NFL Consensus Big Board, and it gives us some insight into what analysts broadly think about this year’s NFL prospects. Generally speaking, the consensus […]