What’s Fair and Unfair About the Justin Jefferson-Cooper Kupp Comparison?
By Cole Smith - Feb 17, 2022
With news that the Minnesota Vikings are officially hiring Kevin O’Connell as their new head coach, it is now clear the team will take on a different […]
What Did the Bengals and Rams Losses Teach Us About the Vikings?
By Cole Smith - Feb 10, 2022
The Cincinnati Bengals and Los Angeles Rams are set to square off in Super Bowl LVI on Sunday. Both teams took different paths to get the big […]
Osborn and Smith-Marsette Should Flourish In O’Connell’s Offense
By Cole Smith - Feb 4, 2022
The Minnesota Vikings are reportedly going to hire Los Angeles Rams offensive coordinator Kevin O’Connell following the Super Bowl next week. The 36-year-old should bring new to […]
The Vikings Are On the Verge Of Their Biggest Organizational Shift
By Cole Smith - Jan 27, 2022
The Minnesota Vikings have hired Kwesi Adofo-Mensah as their next general manager, ensuring that they are about to change how they do business. The former vice president […]
Don’t Let the Playoff Loss Cloud Your Judgment On Kellen Moore
By Cole Smith - Jan 20, 2022
The resurgent Dallas Cowboys were trailing 23-17 with 14 seconds remaining against the San Francisco 49ers in last week’s wild card playoff matchup. The drive started on […]
4 Things the Packers Do Well
By Cole Smith - Nov 19, 2021
The Minnesota Vikings should be feeling pretty good about themselves following a victory over the Los Angeles Chargers, but a reality check might be coming to town […]
The Vikings Were Better Off Standing Pat At the Trade Deadline
By Cole Smith - Nov 4, 2021
The trade deadline is one of the more anti-climatic dates on the NFL calendar. Teams have complex playbooks and schemes that don’t always translate from one organization […]
Cameron Dantzler Isn’t the First Vikings CB To Begin His Career In Zimmer’s Doghouse
By Cole Smith - Oct 28, 2021
With Minnesota Vikings veteran cornerback Patrick Peterson set to miss the next three games because of a hamstring injury, second-year corner Cameron Dantzler will return to the […]
Is It Time To Take A Look At Wyatt Davis?
By Cole Smith - Oct 21, 2021
During training camp and the preseason, one of the better storylines was the emergence of third-year tackle-turned-guard Oli Udoh. The product of Elon University brought size (6’5″, […]
It’s Come Down To A Pick ‘Em Game In October To Keep Hope Alive
By Cole Smith - Oct 14, 2021
This Sunday, the Minnesota Vikings will travel to Charlotte to face the Carolina Panthers in a crucial Week 6 matchup. The Vikings currently sit at 2-3. This […]
The Vikings’ Defense Needs To Clamp Down Before Halftime
By Cole Smith - Oct 7, 2021
Last Sunday, the Minnesota Vikings led the Cleveland Browns 7-0 for a majority of the first half. The Browns began threatening the lead late in the half […]
The New-Look Vikings Defense Can Stifle Cleveland’s Running Game
By Cole Smith - Sep 30, 2021
The Minnesota Vikings will face their biggest test this season when they host the Cleveland Browns this Sunday at U.S. Bank Stadium. Minnesota’s success will be determined […]