Tag Archive: Minnesota Vikings

Nov 10

NFL is Set to Pick Up Game Pace to Draw Viewers


With the warnings of this season about waning, the NFL is now weighing their options of driving broadcast viewers right from switching out the commercials to a tweaking the available game itself. For those players who have tried to use it before, the results has been amazing during the time. By staying on the news, …

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Oct 26

NFL Announces Pro Bowl Captains


On Monday, ESPN announced that NFL legends Tony Gonzalez, Jerome Bettis, Ray Lewis, and Charles Woodson, will be the 2017 Pro Bowl Legends Captains. Over the past three seasons, the Pro Bowl shifted to a system where captains select the players chosen, mixing stars from both conferences. This year, the game will go back to …

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Sep 14

First Week Injuries Show the NFL Doesn’t Really Care about Player Safety


For the past few seasons, the NFL says it has been trying to make the game safer. While the league has done a few things to increase the safety of its players and spent a lot of money on public relations, it might all been all for naught because the first week of the 2016 …

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Jul 24

Who’s left? Exploring the remaining free agents

Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick is playing golf. Without a contract, he’s not going to training camp this week. Fitzpatrick hasn’t said much about his situation, and the Jets basically issued a gag order six weeks ago. So, we’ll see what happens with camp starting and teams across the league getting back to work. http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/category/rumor-mill/

Jul 09

Early Vegas Odds for the 2017 NFL Season – What the Bookies Think


The NFL season begins in September, but that doesn’t mean that people aren’t excited even before the season begins. Last year we witnessed a great jubilee as the Super Bowl L and this year’s Super Bowl LI will be played at NRG Stadium in Houston, Texas on February 5. The good thing is that nowadays …

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Sep 21

steeljake75: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly; Week 2


Week 2 started in Denver and will officially end tomorrow night in Indianapolis and while we have along way to go some teams have shown us what they might be down the line. I will grant you some overreaction is bound to happen, for example Cincinnati being 2-0 certainly does not mean they will be …

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Sep 20

Peterson, Bridgewater help Vikings hammer the Lions

Teddy Bridgewater

Adrian Peterson is back, Teddy Bridgewater is good and the Vikings are a better team than they showed in Week One. Those are the conclusions after the Vikings put a beating on the Lions today in Minnesota. Another possible conclusion: Maybe the Lions just stink. http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/category/rumor-mill/

Aug 19

Who will win the NFC South?


They didn’t have a team above .500 last year. They didn’t even have a team at 8-8 in 2014. In 2015, then, it’s no surprise that the NFC South presents one of the most confusing and confounding collections of teams in the league. So who will win the division? That’s the topic of Wednesday’s Pro …

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Aug 12

Does Goodell have full authority to settle Brady case on his own?


Judge Richard M. Berman has directed Commissioner Roger Goodell and Patriots quarterback Tom Brady to attend Wednesday’s proceedings in court, which will include both a settlement conference and, if the case isn’t settled, oral arguments on the merits of whether Brady’s suspension should be upheld or scrapped. Ostensibly, Goodell and Brady possess the ultimate authority …

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Aug 12

NFL wants to make Super Bowl media day a prime time event

Super Bowl XLIX Media Day Fueled by Gatorade

Super Bowl media day stopped being about the media a decade or so ago, if not longer. But for some reason, people have been interested enough in the clown show to buy tickets to see it, so naturally the NFL wants to expand it to an actual circus to make more money off it. http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/category/rumor-mill/

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