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Vikings Should Trade WR Patterson Sooner than Later

In his first two seasons with the Minnesota Vikings, wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson has yet to live up to the expectations that come with being drafted in the first round. He showed glimpses of potential late in his rookie season in 2013 and followed that up with a ridiculously underwhelming season last year.So why should anything be different in 2015? Vikings general manager...
Via Pro Football Spot
4 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Season Preview: Cordarrelle Patterson, Minnesota Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings are one of the more intriguing teams to keep an eye on as the 2015 continues to draw closer. They have a very talented roster, but also have some question marks on both sides of the football. Offensively they feel very good about their core in Teddy Bridgewater, Adrian Peterson, and talented young receiver Cordarrelle Patterson. Patterson is without question...
Via This Given Sunday
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Wobschall: WR Cordarrelle Patterson poised to have a big season

Minnesota Vikings third-year wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson has been under the gun regarding his step backwards in 2014 after showing promise as a rookie the year before, but according to Mike Wobschall of, the pass catcher is poised to break out this fall. Patterson spent time in San Francisco this offseason to work out with trainer Frank Matrisciano, also known...
Via 60 Max Power O
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings’ Special Teams Coordinator Says Cordarrelle Patterson is the “Best Kick Returner” in the NFL

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson was the 29th overall pick in the 2013 NFL draft. The superb athleticism Patterson displayed in his rookie year while performing mainly with the special teams unit led many to believe his success would carry over into 2014. In 2013, Patterson 1,393 yards kick return yards to go with two touchdowns. He also tallied 469 receiving...
Via Sportsnaut
June 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings: Poised for NFC North supremacy

Following a number of impressive off-season moves, the Minnesota Vikings are now prepared to make another run at the NFC North division title in 2015. Head coach Mike Zimmer has brought a new mentality to Minnesota, one that is focused on hard work, effort, dedication, and attention to detail. This mentality serves as Zimmer’s recipe for success, but more importantly, his...
May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Vikings coach blasts team, star wide receiver

Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer is not happy with his team in the wake of its latest loss. After the Vikings fell to 2-4 at the hands of the Detroit Lions on Sunday, Zimmer went off on his players for their lack of focus and preparation. “I’m extremely disappointed about this loss,” he told...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 13, 2014  |  1 Comment

Mike Zimmer shows frustration with Cordarrelle Patterson

It's official: Cordarrelle Patterson has entered Slumpville. The Vikings' young (but wildly talented) receiver, continuing to trend downward, had just two catches for 15 yards in the Sunday's 17-3 loss to the Lions. Sadly, those numbers marked an improvement for Patterson, who, in the week prior, registered a total of eight (8) yards. When pressed by reporters, he basically exonerated...
Via Helmet2Helmet
October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Cordarrelle Patterson visits kid's class after Twitter invite

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson had a breakout rookie season with the club, initially dominating on kickoff returns before showing some true gamebreaker potential at the wideout position. Heading into his second season and new offensive coordinator Norv Turner running the show, Patterson figures to be an even more dangerous player between an added […] The...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 29, 2014  |  1 Comment

The Minnesota Vikings should stay put at #8 on draft day

Trade up or stay put? The Vikings may be feasting their eyes on a draft day trade with either the St. Louis Rams or Houston Texans which would potentially give them either the first or second draft choice. This would be one of the most gutsy calls ever made by Rick Spielman as general manager, and it could easily end up being his last draft day ever with the Vikings if it ends up...
February 02, 2014  |  1 Comment

Minnesota Vikings: Coaching finalists: Zimmer and Roman

Greg Roman is a possible head coaching candidate for the Vikings.(Photo Credit:Gary Reyes / San Jose Mercury News file) Uncertainty has been floating around the Vikings front office these past few weeks in terms of finding the next head coach. Now, the team may be inching a little closer to finding the right guy for the job. Mike Zimmer and Greg Roman are the coaches that have been...
January 12, 2014  |  1 Comment

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