Monday, February 19, 2018
Authors Posts by Sam Ekstrom

Sam Ekstrom

Sam Ekstrom is a Zone Coverage staff writer and hosts Locked On Vikings for the Locked On Podcast Network with former NFL QB Sage Rosenfels. He is a high school play-by-play voice, primarily at BCTV and Prep Spotlight, and a former sports radio host at 105 The Ticket. Follow Sam on Twitter @SamEkstrom.

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: John DeFilippo is the New OC

Sam Ekstrom and Sage Rosenfels react to the new offensive coordinator for the Vikings. DOWNLOAD AUDIO

WATCH: Richard Pitino and Nate Mason Discuss the Team’s Current Mentality

The Gophers have lost nine out of 10 games, yet head coach Richard Pitino is still satisfied with the effort. Despite missing starters Reggie Lynch,...

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: McDaniels Jilts the Colts

Sam Ekstrom and Sage Rosenfels discuss Josh McDaniels' controversial decision to back out of the Colts' head coaching job. DOWNLOAD AUDIO

Vikings Free Agency Outlook: Special Teams

It’s time to turn the page to the Minnesota Vikings offseason with free agency just over a month away and numerous free agents to...

2/6 RECAP: Rally Falls Short as Gophers Lose to Surging Cornhuskers

Watching the Gophers over the past couple weeks, there's no questioning the effort being put forth, even as the losses and injuries mount. But the...

Davonte Fitzgerald Gradually Finding His Step After Two-Year Layoff

Desperately in search of silver linings as their once-promising season slips away, the Minnesota Golden Gophers might be finding a small glimmer of optimism...

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: Sam and Sage Review the Super Bowl

Sam Ekstrom and Sage Rosenfels review Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis. DOWNLOAD AUDIO

2/3 RECAP: Gophers Battle But Drop OT Heartbreaker to Michigan

Another battle, another tough loss for the Minnesota Golden Gophers, who put together one of their scrappiest efforts of the season but fell short...

Vikings Free Agency Outlook: Offense

It’s time to turn the page to the Minnesota Vikings offseason with free agency just over a month away and 20 free agents to...

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: Super Bowl Prop Suggestions

Sam Ekstrom wagers 1,000 fake dollars on the Super Bowl. DOWNLOAD AUDIO