As Minnesota Fightin' Viking Training Camp is coming up on two weeks in, thought it was a good time to go through each position and assess where everyone's at. Who's secured a roster spot, who's on the bubble, which spots are still up for grabs?
The Minnesota Fightin' Vikings are 4-2-1 and heading into a reverse revenge game with the Crooked New Orleans Saints. We chat it up with Friends of the Program Josh Pelto (@JoshPelto) and Uncle Nick (@nickasun) in a free-wheeling and free flowing Purple conversation. Can Kirk Cousins win a big game? Is Dalvin Cook a bust? Why is everyone on the defense getting hurt?
The Minnesota Fightin' Vikings take the field Sunday to try and extend their winning streak to tres as they travel to take on the New York (New Jersey) Jets. To preview the other side, we brought in Connor Rogers (@ConnorJRogers) of Bleacher Report and the Stick to Football podcast to chat about rookie quarterback Sam Darnold so far, the Jets missing out in the Kirky Sweepstakes, and some interesting 2019 Draft prospects to look forward to. Plus our guy Jordan Reid (@JReidNFL) of Inside the Pylon Swings in to chat about the game and what the Vikes have to do to get it done at MelLife Stadium.
The Minnesota Fightin' Vikings look to kick start another extended mid-season winning streak heading into New York (Jersey) on Sunday to take on another rookie quarterback in Sam Darnold and the Jets. Caitlin Siem (@Caitlin Siem) of Not What It Siems Sports Radio joins the show to chat about the season. Plus Vikes Over Beers with Josh Pelto (@JoshPelto)!
Comedian Cy Amundson joins the show at The Blue Door Pub to talk about rising up in the comedy game, how he came to work in the ESPN Snapchat, and thoughts on his beloved Minnesota Fightin' Vikings so far this season.
Darren "Doogie" Wolfson (@DWolfsonKSTP) of The Scoop Podcast swings in to chat about Minnesota Fightin' Vikings injuries and a (not so?) surprising name that could be added to the roster to fill Mike Hughes' spot. Plus Dr. Eric Eager (@PFF_Eric) of Pro Football Focus stops in to recap the Vikes' grades versus the Arizona Cardinals and breakdown rookie offensive tackle Brian O'Neill.
The Minnesota Fightin' Vikings took care of business Sunday at Historic US Bank Stadium deep frying the Apathetic Arizona Cardinals. We dive into the winners, losers, and injuries (sad face) of the game that was.
The Minnesota Fightin' Vikings look to start a winning streak Sunday at Historic US Bank Stadium (aka Bird Killing Thunderdome) as the Apathetic Arizona Cardinals roll into town. Jordan Reid (@JReidNFL) of Inside The Pylon swings in to chat about how the Vikes can stay hot on offense, keep building on defense, and start a mini-run mid-season. Plus Blake Allen Murphy (@blakemurphy7) of Revenge of the Birds stops by to shed some light on the Cards plus the last go around for #OneOfUs Larry Fitzgerald.
Longtime Friend of the Program Emory Hunt (@FBallGameplan), college football color commentator on ESPN3 and writer for The Athletic, rejoins the show to talk about the elevated play of Kirk Cousins, how the Minnesota Fightin' Vikings can wake up the run game, and where he stands on the Mike Hughes-vs-Will Hernandez debate. Plus Josh Pelto (@JoshPelto) joins for Vikes Over Beers to bathe in Eagles fans tears.
Sam Monson (@PFF_Sam) of Pro Football Focus rejoins the show to break down Minnesota Fightin' Vikings grades, talk up the greatness of Adam Thielen, and I ask him if Kirk Cousins is a legit MVP candidate. Plus Nick Olson (@NicholasJOlson) of Vikings Territory chimes in to talk about the 2-2-1 squad and what to expect Sunday against the Apathetic Arizona Cardinals.