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Week Twelve Game Recap: Vikings at Lions

The Minnesota Vikings continued to roll through 2017 as they beat the Detroit Lions on the road, 30-23 in this Thanksgiving Day barnburner. In pushing their winning streak to seven games, the Vikings snapped a three-game losing skid to their division foe and avenged a 14-7 loss at Minneapolis in Week Four.
Nov 23, 2017; Detroit, MI, USA; Minnesota Vikings players celebrate a touchdown by quarterback Case Keenum (7) during the first quarter against the Detroit Lions by imitating a Thanksgiving meal at Ford Field. Mandatory Credit: Tim Fuller-USA TODAY Sports

Vikings Deny Late Run from Matthew Stafford, Lions: Instant Reactions

It was a tale of two halves for the Vikings. For 30 minutes nothing could go wrong but after the break, the Lions stormed...
Nov 19, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Latavius Murray (25) celebrates his touchdown with tight end Kyle Rudolph (82) during the second quarter against the Los Angeles Rams at U.S. Bank Stadium. Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

Vikings @ Lions Thanksgiving Day: Who Has the Edge?

For the second year in a row the Vikings travel to Detroit for a holiday matchup with the Lions and once again, the game...
Nov 19, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Latavius Murray (25) celebrates his touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Los Angeles Rams at U.S. Bank Stadium. Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY SportsNov 19, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Latavius Murray (25) celebrates his touchdown during the fourth quarter against the Los Angeles Rams at U.S. Bank Stadium. Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

What’s at Stake in a Big Thanksgiving NFC North Matchup

For the second straight year, the Vikings have been saddled with playing a Thanksgiving game in Detroit. Obviously, they cannot be too upset by...

Week Eleven Game Recap: Vikings versus Rams

With a dominating 24-7 victory over the visiting Los Angeles Rams, the Vikings have established themselves as a legitimate contender to represent the NFC in Super Bowl XLII in February.
Nov 19, 2017; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings safety Anthony Harris (41) forces a fumble on Los Angeles Rams wide receiver Cooper Kupp (18) during the second quarter at U.S. Bank Stadium. Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports

Vikings Muzzle Rams’ Offense: Instant Reactions

The NFC is shaping out a little more as the Vikings used a dominant fourth quarter to make their case for being the NFL's...
Nov 13, 2017; Charlotte, NC, USA; Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen (88) before the game at Bank of America Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

Vikings Week 11 Saturday News and Notes: Greg Olsen Drama

Olsen Defends Vikings Game Broadcasting Assignment Vikings general manager Rick Spielman spoke to the NFL about Panthers tight end Greg Olsen assisting with the Vikings...
Nov 12, 2017; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff (16) throws the ball against the Houston Texans during the first quarter at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports

Know the Enemy: Interview with cover32 Rams

Rams at Vikings. Prior to this season, few would have pointed to this game as a potential playoff preview. But the Rams have sneaked...
Nov 12, 2017; Landover, MD, USA; Minnesota Vikings cornerback Mackensie Alexander (20) celebrates with teammates after his second quarter interception against the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field. Minnesota Vikings defeated Washington Redskins 38-30. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

Week 11 Rams @ Vikings: Who Has the Edge?

The unofficial NFL Game of the Week takes place in the city of Minneapolis Sunday as the Vikings welcome the impressive Los Angeles Rams...

Case Keenum’s Greatest Attributes? Pocket Poise and Maneuverability

The Vikings offensive line has taken a demonstrable step forward from a year ago, no question about it. The acquisition of Riley Reiff for...
Nov 12, 2017; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) runs past Minnesota Vikings defensive end Danielle Hunter (99) for a touchdown during the fourth quarter at FedEx Field. Minnesota Vikings defeated Washington Redskins 38-30. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

Re-Evaluating Danielle Hunter as a Pass Rusher

I am going to stand somewhat corrected. In my post-game analysis and my Three Up, Three Down column, I was a bit down on...
Sep 17, 2017; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Minnesota Vikings offensive tackle Riley Reiff (71) waits to take the field against he Pittsburgh Steelers during the first quarter at Heinz Field. The Steelers won 26-9. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

The Differences between the 2016 and 2017 Minnesota Vikings

Minnesota is five games above .500 with a tough schedule looming ahead. With the Packers and Lions under-performing though, it looks like they are...
Nov 12, 2017; Landover, MD, USA; Minnesota Vikings cornerback Mackensie Alexander (20) celebrates with teammates after intercepting a pass against the Washington Redskins in the second quarter at FedEx Field. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Three Up, Three Down as Vikings Hold Off Redskins

The most encouraging takeaway from Minnesota's 38-30 win in Washington was the fact that they played an imperfect game and still won convincingly. It...

Week Ten Game Recap: Vikings at Redskins

In a game where their defense struggled to keep an opponent off the score board, it was the Viking offense that picked up the slack as the Vikings beat the Washington Redskins, 38-30.