Cousins at Vikings OTAs: “Every day we take another step”

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Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins was all smiles Wednesday as he faced the media at a Minnesota middle school, where the team took part in their Team Up To Give Back Volunteer Event following day five of OTAs. Cousins addressed the advancement of the offense, his...

3 Lions offseason acquisitions that will stand out in 2018

Each year, NFL rosters experience significant makeovers and it brings excitement to fanbases as they imagine which new players acquired in the draft or free agency will stand out during the upcoming season. Bob Quinn, in his third year as Lions general manager, has acquired...

Early Vikings Season Predictions: What Will Go Wrong

Jan 21, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Derek Barnett (96) blocks a pass by Minnesota Vikings quarterback Case Keenum (7) for a fumble in the second quarter during the NFC Championship game at Lincoln Financial Field. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports
The positive expectations have already been laid out, now it is time for some negatives. The Vikings have a loaded roster and high expectations. But there are some cracks both new and returning that could knock their Super Bowl campaign off course. Here are five...

WATCH: Darius Slay makes NFL’s Top 100, plus Twitter’s reaction

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It's been a long time coming, but Lions' star defensive back Darius Slay, whose nickname "Big Play Slay" encapsulates both his swagger and big-play ability, finally made the NFL's Top 100 list, which is voted on solely by current NFL players. In Slay's first appearance on...

Early Vikings Season Predictions: What Will Go Right

OTAs have barely started so of course the time is perfect to speculate on how the Vikings's 2018 season will shape. It will all be proven moot by week three when something earth-shattering takes place, but for now, our guesses are all we have. Today...

The Big, The Bad, The NFC North

Looking ahead to the start of the 2018 NFL season the NFC North has reestablished itself as the NFL's premier division. Every team takes the offseason to improve their roster through the draft and free agency, but simply the NFC North did it best.

Vikings OTA Report: Barr Sits Out

Oct 22, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr (55) celebrates during the fourth quarter against the Baltimore Ravens at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports
The first days of Vikings organzied team activities (OTAs) featured some salivating moments. These included a few Kirk Cousins dimes, a handful of mano-a-mano duels between Xavier Rhodes and Stefon Diggs and a slick catch in traffic from Adam Thielen. And one notable absence:...

Stafford, offense must play well to ease coaching transition

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Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford looks to be right in his prime at 30 years old, entering his tenth year in the NFL, again attempting to get the Lions over the hump and into NFC North contention in 2018. While it was a hot topic on sports...

Top-5 Position Battles in Vikings Camp

Dec 31, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings defensive back Mackensie Alexander (20) and defensive back Terence Newman (23) in the fourth quarter against the c` at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports
The Vikings' roster is loaded. There are stars past, present and future at virtually every position. Rick Spielman established himself as one of the preeminent team-builders in the league with his assembly of talent in Minnesota. However, as always, he will also spend much...

Did Lions do enough to finally win NFC North in 2018?

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It's been longer than I would care to mention since the Detroit Lions last won their division (1993) but that doesn't mean general manager Bob Quinn and new head coach Matt Patricia have any less pressure on them to take home the NFC North...

Should The Vikings Go After Richie Incognito?

Richie Incognito becomes the latest NFL veteran free agent to hit the market. With connections to the Vikings coaching staff, should they take a look at signing him?

Vikings Season Preview: Weeks 14-17

Aug 18, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson (3) throws a pass against the Minnesota Vikings during a NFL football game at CenturyLink Field. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports
Finally, the home stretch of the season. After 13 weeks of brutal road opponents, playoff rematches and division games, the Vikings reach a relatively light section of the schedule. It still includes some vital NFC North opponents, but it also includes a few teams...

Vikings 2018 Roster Preview: Wide Receivers

Offseason training activities are on the horizon. With rookie camp completed, the Minnesota Vikings will now spend the next month evaluating the roster as a whole. After two previews, Full Press Coverage continues the Vikings roster preview series with an in-depth look at arguably the...

Vikings Season Preview: Weeks 9-13

Dec 31, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky (10) passes in the first quarter against the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports
We have already previewed the first and second quarters of the Vikings' regular season. Now it is time to check arguably the most important stretch, weeks nine through 13. These games include three division bouts, a matchup with the twice-defending AFC champs and mercifully,...

Vikings First NFL Franchise to Hold LGBTQ Inclusion Summit

NFL player Chris Kluwe speaks onstage at the fifth annual PFLAG National Straight for Equality Awards at Marriott Marquis Hotel on April 4, 2013 in New York City. D Dipasupil/Getty Images
The Minnesota Vikings will become the first NFL team to host a large-scale summit on LGBTQ athlete inclusion in sports this summer. The event will take place June 21 and will welcome various athletes, parents of LGBTQ youth and coaches in various panels. Some...

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Junior Galette Back to Washington? Maybe So

Return of the Junior Pass Rusher? With Redskins training camp opening in just over two weeks, their 90-man roster is pretty set. Or is it? As much...
Rookie Outlook: Expectations for Jets' Dimitri Flowers

Rookie Outlook: Expectations for Jets’ Dimitri Flowers

It is without saying that the New York Jets had an above average offseason. They landed their potential future franchise quarterback in the draft...

Familiar face in New York lands Jets Trumaine Johnson

Spending the bulk of his young NFL career in St. Louis, then Los Angeles, it may come as a surprise that Trumaine Johnson sought...

Falcons Sign Veteran Safety Ron Parker

The Atlanta Falcons have put pen to paper on the signing of veteran safety Ron Parker. Nigel Christianson takes a look at what signing means for the Falcons
2019 Free Agents That The Jets Should Have On Their Radar

2019 Free Agents That The Jets Should Have On Their Radar

The Jets stuck to their word and were busy in free agency this offseason. The team coughed up $187 million in contracts, with $81...