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2 Purple Dreams and 1 Offseason Nightmare
By Matt Johnson - Jan 15, 2022
With just over 100 days left until the 2022 NFL Draft, this may be the most exciting offseason for the Minnesota Vikings in a decade. It’s the […]
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2 Purple Dreams and 1 Bears Nightmare
By Matt Johnson - Jan 7, 2022
As often as the Minnesota Vikings face the Chicago Bears in the season’s final game, this one feels a bit different due to the whole out-of-the-playoffs thing. […]
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2 Purple Dreams and 1 Packers Nightmare
By Matt Johnson - Jan 1, 2022
This Sunday is likely the most important game for the remainder of the Minnesota Vikings’ season. Sure, it may only be a consolation win if the Vikings […]
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2 Purple Dreams and 1 Rams Nightmare
By Matt Johnson - Dec 25, 2021
Thanks to the Philadelphia Eagles beating the Washington Football Team, the Minnesota Vikings are in a playoff spot right now. There’s only one catch: They have to […]
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2 Purple Dreams and 1 Bears Nightmare
By Matt Johnson - Dec 20, 2021
The Minnesota Vikings enter Soldier Field as 6.5-point favorites on Monday. Should they be concerned about a potential upset? Or are the Chicago Bears facing too much […]
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2 Purple Dreams and 1 Steelers Nightmare
By Matt Johnson - Dec 9, 2021
This week, I’m coping with the Minnesota Vikings losing to the Detroit Lions by saying it’s “the most Vikings thing to happen” and “if anyone would lose […]
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2 Purple Dreams and 1 Lions Nightmare
By Matt Johnson - Dec 4, 2021
Will this be the week the Vikings get their first blowout of the season? Are the Detroit Lions going to hang around and ruin an already difficult […]
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2 Purple Dreams and 1 Chargers Nightmare
By Matt Johnson - Nov 13, 2021
This week, I tempt fate with Justin Herbert. I also expect the Minnesota Vikings to rebound after Harrison Smith tested positive for COVID-19 and was in contact with […]
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Can the Vikings Reinvent Themselves On the Fly?
By Matt Johnson - Nov 6, 2021
Morale is at an all-time low, fellow Skoldiers. It’s about that time of year where the good teams start to make some real headway on the bad […]
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Reassessing Minnesota’s First Six Opponents
By Matt Johnson - Oct 28, 2021
During every bye week, I have too much time to ponder the Minnesota Vikings’ early results. Nothing especially notable happened this week in the NFL, and it […]
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We’re About To See Patrick Peterson’s Impact
By Matt Johnson - Oct 21, 2021
Signing Patrick Peterson to a one-year, $10 million deal seemed like a home run on paper, yet it was met with criticism by a weary fanbase that […]
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Zimmer Looks Destined To Live On the Edge All Year
By Matt Johnson - Oct 14, 2021
The 2021 Minnesota Vikings don’t blow out opponents, but they also don’t get blown out. The only team they’ve beaten convincingly is the Seattle Seahawks, and it […]