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Vikings Position Grades – Week 3

Every week the guys down at Vikings Barroom will offer a letter grade for each position or positional group on the roster. These grades will be kept throughout the season to create a running cumulative grade. The following grades reflect

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Vintage defensive effort lifts Vikings over Panthers

Vikings Barroom Assistant Editor Drew Mahowald recaps an incredible performance by Mike Zimmer’s defense in the Minnesota Vikings’ road win over the Carolina Panthers. Defense wins championships. It might be the most overused cliché in sports — especially after the

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Vikings vs. Panthers: Key Matchups and X-Factors

Vikings Barroom Assistant Editor Drew Mahowald breaks down the key matchups and potential X-Factors of the pivotal Week 3 Vikings vs. Panthers game this Sunday. The Minnesota Vikings are now dealing with injuries to their starting quarterback (Teddy Bridgewater), their

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Instant Reaction: AP & Kalil Out

Upon hearing word that running back Adrian Peterson will undergo surgery to repair a “bucket handle tear” in his meniscus and miss 3-4 months and starting left tackle Matt Kalil has been placed on season-ending injured reserve…   I’m sorry, that might

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PSA: Stop and Smell the Roses, Vikings Fans

Tyler Haag has a message for all Minnesota Vikings fans…. “SMELL THE ROSES!” Yes, after two weeks, the Vikings sit atop the NFC North and there is a feeling in the air that this is no fluke. Even with the injury to

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Overcoming The Odds: Vikings squeak past Packers

Vikings Barroom Assistant Editor Drew Mahowald recaps the Minnesota Vikings’ impressive Week 2 win over the Green Bay Packers. When Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer took over the team in 2014, they were coming off a 5-10-1 season with

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Vikings vs. Packers: Key Matchups and X-Factors

Vikings Barroom Assistant Editor Drew Mahowald breaks down the key matchups and potential x-factors of the Minnesota Vikings’ Week 2 division clash with the Green Bay Packers. 1-0. It was ugly — like, fugly — but the Minnesota Vikings did

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Vikings Defense Saves the Day

The Minnesota Vikings defense came to the rescue in week one saving the team from defeat against the Tennessee Titans. Tyler Haag wonders when the offense will begin saving some games. Week 1 is in the books and the Minnesota

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Jimmy B & TC Show: NFC North Week 2 Analysis

Barroom Executive Editor BJ Reidell joins The Jimmy B & TC Show hosted by Trent Condon on KBGG 1700 AM (Des Moines, Iowa) to analyze the current standing of all four NFC North teams following opening week of the NFL season. Condon opens

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The Good, The Bad and The Win: Vikings top Titans, 25-16

Vikings Barroom Assistant Editor Drew Mahowald recaps what was an ugly Week 1 win for the Minnesota Vikings over the Tennessee Titans. There’s good, there’s bad, and then there’s what the Minnesota Vikings were on Sunday in their season-opening win

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