While he currently attends Syracuse University, where he is in his third year studying broadcast journalism, Noah still finds time to watch (and at times agonize over) Minnesota sports. Noah covers the Vikings for Zone Coverage, and you can follow him on Twitter @ncierzan.
Irv Smith Jr. is Poised to Make the Jump Next Year
By Noah Cierzan - May 14, 2021
Having consistency in any form is a luxury in sports. Consistency can come from a single player or even a position group, and often it gets taken […]
Is Zach Davidson the Exact Kind Of Unicorn Player the Vikings Need?
By Noah Cierzan - May 12, 2021
For baseball fans, the idea of a utility player is a common notion. It’ll usually come in the form of someone a manager stashes as one of […]
The Vikings Are a Veteran DE Away From Returning To 2017 Form
By Noah Cierzan - May 6, 2021
The Zimmer era in the Twin Cities has been an interesting saga in Minnesota Vikings history, to say the least. For whatever reason, the team performs among […]
The Vikings May Have Found Their Answer at WR3
By Noah Cierzan - May 4, 2021
It was a chaotic draft weekend for the Minnesota Vikings. The team traded back, immediately tried to trade back up, and then eventually got the guy they […]
Who’s a Day 1 Starter and Who’s a Project?
By Noah Cierzan - May 2, 2021
Following a big second day in the NFL draft for the Minnesota Vikings, Rick Spielman sat down in the early hours of May 1st to debrief Minnesota’s […]
What Will It Take For the Vikings to Move Into the Top 10?
By Noah Cierzan - Apr 27, 2021
Ladies and gentlemen, the time has come. It is officially draft week in the NFL. The ramp-up to this year’s draft has already seen quite a bit […]
The Vikings’ Potential First-Round Pick Nobody is Talking About
By Noah Cierzan - Apr 22, 2021
After months of speculation about the Minnesota Vikings’ first-round pick, we’re only one week away from the NFL Draft. Vikings nation will be watching eagerly, hoping Rick […]
Minnesota is Leading the Way in OTA Changes
By Noah Cierzan - Apr 20, 2021
The NFL is singular in how it has created a year-long calendar of events. From the start of training camp in late July to the NFL Draft […]
Michael Pierce Spent Last Year Figuring Out How To Make an Impact This Season
By Noah Cierzan - Apr 15, 2021
More than a year after he inked a three-year, $27 million deal with the Minnesota Vikings, Michael Pierce finally got a proper introduction to the media. Pierce […]
What Happened to Trading for Orlando Brown Jr.?
By Noah Cierzan - Apr 13, 2021
These days, logging onto Vikings Twitter means a plethora of draft coverage and, in turn, a bevy of opinions on what Rick Spielman should do come April […]
How Did Dakota Dozier Lead the Vikings in Performance-Based Pay?
By Noah Cierzan - Apr 8, 2021
Since the extension of the 2002 collective bargaining agreement, the NFL has been giving away a yearly performance-based pay bonus to players as a way to get […]
Need or Best Player? The Vikings Can Have Both
By Noah Cierzan - Apr 6, 2021
Every single April, usually a couple of weeks before the NFL Draft, the same age-old question surfaces: Should teams draft for need or take the best player […]