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The View From The Barstool: Vikings Speculation Run Amok

Welcome back to the Barroom!  As you can see, there are a few less patrons here than usual.  Yup, everybody headed down to Mankato to cover the Vikings training camp.  Me?  I’m in my usual spot, going through my usual

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Top 10 Fantasy Players In The NFC North For 2016

Believe it or not there are some fantasy leagues already holding their drafts for this upcoming season. Hope you haven’t held yours, yet. You need to read Von Lozon’s top 10 fantasy players in the NFC North so you’re better

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2016 Positional Breakdown — NFC North Running Backs

NFCN Barroom writer and lead draft analyst Jordan Reid continues his series of positional breakdowns with a look at NFC North running backs. Entering 2016, there appears to be a youth takeover at the running back position in 2016, as two second-year rushers are

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The View From The Barstool: Back To Work

Welcome back to the Barroom!  As you’ve noticed, we took a little break the past three weeks and what a difference 22 days make.  The staff is smiling, the songs in the TouchTunes have been updated, and everything that was once

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Training Camp Questions Surrounding Each NFC North Team

Jordan Reid was a three-year starter at quarterback for North Carolina Central University. If you’re not reading his REIDING BETWEEN THE LINES bi-weekly scouting feature you’re really missing out on something. Jordan also provides unique insight on what’s happening in the NFC North.

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Adrian Peterson Rushing Title – Why He Will Win Again

Vikings Barroom Assistant Editor Drew Mahowald explains why an Adrian Peterson rushing title will happen once again in 2016. In some ways, statistically, Adrian Peterson is coming off one of the worst seasons of his career. He tallied 4.5 yards per carry

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NFC North’s Most Overpaid Players

Who are the NFL’s ten most overpaid players, according to ESPN Insider? You can find out by CLICKING HERE (subscription required). Here are the three NFC North players with the ignominy of making the list. Minnesota Vikings superstar running back Adrian

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To-Drew List: Ranking NFC North Offenses

Vikings Barroom Assistant Editor Drew Mahowald delivers another ‘To-Drew List. This week, his list ranks the NFC North offenses. You’ve all heard the cliche — defense wins championships. And after watching the Denver Broncos win a Super Bowl with Peyton Manning’s dying corpse

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TOP TEN MINNESOTA VIKINGS : 2000 – 2015

Top ten Minnesota Vikings of this century is the second in a video series where we look at each NFC North’s teams elite players of the past 15 years. Aldo Gandia produced the video. Send your complaints to him on

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Over/Under: Vikings Running Backs

Since 2007, the Minnesota Vikings running backs have been a positional group most NFL teams are envious of. They have had the best running back in the NFL in the backfield and have used him as the focal point of

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