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What Was Good & What Was Bad in Vikings’ 28-10 Win
By Sam Ekstrom - Oct 6, 2019
When asked this week if winning could cure what was ailing the Minnesota Vikings behind the scenes, Mike Zimmer deadpanned, “We just need to win.” A victory […]
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Vikings Face Daniel Jones on Sunday, the Latest Rookie QB Test For Mike Zimmer
By Sam Ekstrom - Oct 4, 2019
New York Giants head coach Pat Shurmur is quite familiar with the challenge his rookie quarterback Daniel Jones faces on Sunday. Having spent two years with the […]

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Stefon Diggs: “I Can’t Sit Up Here and Act Like Everything is OK.”
By Sam Ekstrom - Oct 3, 2019
A now-famous Esquire feature in 1966 entitled “Frank Sinatra Has a Cold” detailed the life of the legendary crooner at a particularly low point of his career. “It […]
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SECOND LOOK: Chase Daniel Took What the Vikings Gave Him on Sunday
By Sam Ekstrom - Oct 2, 2019
Luke Inman contributed to this story. Losing Mitch Trubisky to a shoulder injury on the game’s first drive wasn’t enough to faze the Chicago Bears on Sunday […]
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DAY-AFTER REACTION: Same Old Story at Soldier Field
By Sam Ekstrom - Sep 30, 2019
Luke Inman hosts and Sam Ekstrom joins from the Chicago airport as they break down the Vikings’ disappointing 16-6 loss at Soldier Field. They discuss: -The frustrating […]
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Revisiting the 5 Fumbles That Swung the Vikings-Bears Game
By Sam Ekstrom - Sep 30, 2019
CHICAGO — In terms of entertainment value, Sunday’s 16-6 decision between the Vikings and Bears was almost entirely devoid of the big plays and momentum shifts that […]
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The Bears Continue to Have Kirk Cousins’ Number
By Sam Ekstrom - Sep 29, 2019
CHICAGO — Born in Barrington, Ill., Kirk Cousins grew up a Chicago Bears fan as the city’s football fandom thrived in the wake of the 1985 Super […]
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LOCKER ROOM VIDEO: Vikings Disappointed After Letdown Loss to Bears
By Sam Ekstrom - Sep 29, 2019
See how the Minnesota Vikings reacted to their 16-6 loss versus the Chicago Bears. MIKE ZIMMER EVERSON GRIFFEN BRIAN O’NEILL
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INSTANT REACTION: Vikings Throttled in 16-6 Loss at Soldier Field
By Sam Ekstrom - Sep 29, 2019
CHICAGO — The Soldier Field woes continue for the Minnesota Vikings, and so do Kirk Cousins’ struggles in big games. Despite the Bears losing starting quarterback Mitch […]
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Gameday: Injury Updates, X-Factors and a Vikings-Bears Prediction
By Sam Ekstrom - Sep 29, 2019
CHICAGO — It’s gameday as the Minnesota Vikings look for a huge road upset in a stadium that’s been hard on them over the years. And we […]
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Brett Favre to Greg Lewis: The 10th Anniversary
By Sam Ekstrom - Sep 27, 2019
It takes a lot to turn a nemesis into a savior, but sports fans are more fickle than they like to admit. Brett Favre proved as much […]
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Laquon Treadwell is Looking For a Shot at Redemption
By Sam Ekstrom - Sep 26, 2019
The writing was on the wall this preseason that the Minnesota Vikings were likely parting ways with former first-round pick Laquon Treadwell. After the Vikings’ second exhibition […]