Edlund is a lifelong Vikings fan who oozes purple. He was born and raised on the Northeastern shores of the Gitchi Gami and resides there to this very day. Nik has been covering the Vikings and the NFL since 2002 as a lead contributor to Draftseason.com. He also has his writing featured on The Viking Age and is co-host of the Onebar & Lupagus Show podcast.
Should the Minnesota Vikings Have Signed Cam Newton?
By Nik Edlund - Jul 1, 2020
Cam Newton finally found a new team this week when he agreed to a one-year, $1.05 million contract with the New England Patriots that can earn him […]
Reiff, Conklin and Other Minnesota Vikings Who Could be Traded at the End of the Preseason
By Nik Edlund - Jun 29, 2020
The Minnesota Vikings have a pretty deep roster overall. They are thin at some positions, but at others there will be talented football players who will be […]
Did the Minnesota Vikings Do Enough This Offseason to Improve Their Offense?
By Nik Edlund - Jun 24, 2020
The Minnesota Vikings made some big changes to their offense this offseason. They traded a star player and also brought in plenty of new faces through the […]
Did the Minnesota Vikings Do Enough This Offseason to Improve Their Defense?
By Nik Edlund - Jun 22, 2020
The Minnesota Vikings didn’t have a lot of cap space to work with this offseason but were still able to make some signings to improve their team. […]
What are Realistic Expectations for Undrafted Minnesota Vikings WR Quartney Davis?
By Nik Edlund - Jun 17, 2020
The Minnesota Vikings created quite the stir when they signed wide receiver Quartney Davis after the 2020 NFL Draft concluded. There was a higher than normal interest […]
What Will Happen With Griffen, Kline and Other Former Minnesota Vikings Who Have Yet to Sign With a Team?
By Nik Edlund - Jun 15, 2020
The Minnesota Vikings re-signed many of their own free agents this offseason. They also brought in a couple of new faces in Michael Pierce, Tajae Sharpe and Anthony […]
Five Offseason Questions Surrounding the Minnesota Vikings Defense
By Nik Edlund - Jun 10, 2020
The Minnesota Vikings appear closer to actually being able to show up at the team facility and get quality work in as they prepare for the 2020 […]
Five Offseason Questions Surrounding the Minnesota Vikings Offense
By Nik Edlund - Jun 8, 2020
The Minnesota Vikings should finally get to begin team activities soon. The NFL is allowing coaching staffs to return to team facilities and players may not be […]
What are the Minnesota Vikings’ Biggest Gambles for the 2020 Season?
By Nik Edlund - Jun 3, 2020
The Minnesota Vikings, for the most part, have done a solid job of upgrading their roster and preparing themselves to make a playoff push in 2020. However, […]
Who is the Minnesota Vikings’ Next Brandon Dillon?
By Nik Edlund - Jun 1, 2020
Brandon Dillon was a nice story for the Vikings a season ago. While he didn’t make much of an actual impact during the season, this undrafted tight […]
Four Minnesota Vikings Players Who are in Make or Break Seasons
By Nik Edlund - May 27, 2020
The Minnesota Vikings head into the 2020 NFL season with a handful of players who are in the final year of their contract. Some of these players […]
What to Expect From the Minnesota Vikings’ Second-Year Players in 2020 (Part 2)
By Nik Edlund - May 25, 2020
The Vikings are still buzzing in the afterglow of the 2020 NFL Draft and imagining how these 15 new players will fit on the roster. They should […]