Get to Know the New-Look 2018 Detroit Lions Coaching Staff

There's a new regime in the Motor City for 2018, as Matt Patricia takes over as head coach of the Detroit Lions. He has...

Hill Suspension Doubled, and Vikings Should Keep Him

Oct 28, 2018; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes (29) talks with cornerback Holton Hill (24) prior to the game against the New Orleans Saints at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports
Vikings second-year corner Holton Hill will now be suspended for the first eight games of the season as the NFL tacked on four games for a violation of the league's substance abuse policy.

FPC Vikings Staff Predicts Vikings @ Packers

Sep 18, 2016; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) throws against the Minnesota Vikings at U.S. Bank Stadium. The Vikings defeated the Packers 17-14. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports
For the second straight week, all four FPC Vikings staff members are picking the Vikings to come out on top. However, the degree in which the arch rival Packers will compete varies drastically.

2018 NFL Draft: Top 10 Offensive Rookie of the Year Rankings

2018 NFL draft ARLINGTON, TX - APRIL 26: Josh Rosen of UCLA poses with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after being picked #10 overall by the Arizona Cardinals during the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft at AT&T Stadium on April 26, 2018 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
Now that the 2018 NFL Draft has been completed it is time to put each and every pick under the microscope and dissect what...

Vikings Draft Prospect: OT Andre Dillard

Dillard is the quintessential athletic left tackle. He is probably the smoothest mover at the position in the entire class, and his combination of quickness of experience should lend him early run on the blind side. He will have to adapt to NFL offenses after four years in an Air Raid scheme, but Dillard's ceiling is as high as anyone's.

Three Vikings Breakout Candidates: Offense

Nov 4, 2018; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Chad Beebe (12) runs after the catch in the first quarter against Detroit Lions at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports
The Vikings have candidates on both offense and defense for all of these types of breakouts. They boast a talented, versatile roster

Four Fiercest Battles to Watch in Vikings Camp

Jun 11, 2019; Eagan, MN, USA; A Minnesota Vikings helmet sits on the field at TCO Performance Center. Mandatory Credit: Harrison Barden-USA TODAY Sports
Eagan, Minnesota will open its doors as host to Vikings training camp starting July 26, and with it come the revelations and fruits of a busy offseason.

Vikings Draft Prospect: iOL Erik McCoy

McCoy is powerful, athletic center prospect who plays with tenacity and intelligence. He is one of the top risers among offensive linemen since the pre-draft process began.

Way Too Early Vikings Roster Projections: Defense and Special Teams

Dec 28, 2017; San Diego, CA, USA; Washington State Cougars defensive lineman Hercules Mata'afa (50) jogs off the field after a 42-17 loss to the Michigan State Spartans in the 2017 Holiday Bowl at SDCCU Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports
We already took a shot at projecting how the Vikings' offense would shake out come week one. Now it is time to look at...

Three Vikings Breakout Candidates: Defense

Vikings DT Hercules Mata'afa
he Vikings possess one of the better units in the league with stars at all three levels. Most of the starters have already had their breakouts.

Detroit Lions 2018 Fantasy Football Projections

Sep 10, 2017; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Lions wide receiver Marvin Jones (11) and wide receiver Golden Tate (15) celebrate during the game against the Arizona Cardinals at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports
The Detroit Lions have been a pass-first offense for going on fifteen years and it hasn't exactly worked out great, as I'm sure you...

Lions draft Arkansas OL Frank Ragnow, complete offensive line rebuild

The Detroit Lions selected Arkansas offensive lineman Frank Ragnow with pick No. 20 in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft on Thursday...

Patrick Mannelly: Hall of Fame Long Snapper?

Of all the little things that are taken for granted in the game of football, long snapping may take the cake. No special teams...

Ranking Vikings Rookies by Chance of Playing in 2018

Linebacker Hercules Mata'afa catches the ball during drills at the Minnesota Vikings Rookie Camp at Twin Cities Orthopedics Performance Center in Eagan on Friday, May 4, 2018. (John Autey / Pioneer Press)
At this moment, without the benefit of training camp or preseason games and going primarily on reputation and roster fit, there are 16 rookies...

Vikings Undrafted Rookies: A Recent History

Jan 14, 2018; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings linebacker Eric Wilson (50) celebrates after the NFC Divisional Playoff football game against the New Orleans Saints at U.S. Bank Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports
The early days of Vikings OTAs have focused on Kirk Cousins and his developing relationship with his receivers. Besides Mike Hughes and Daniel Carlson,...

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