The former Minnesota Vikings defensive end shut down some recent criticism. For the first time in his NFL career, Everson Griffen has been playing in games this season without a Minnesota Vikings uniform.
The play-calling for the Minnesota Vikings has been atrocious this season. Prior to the start to the start of the current season, an impression was given that not much was going to change with the Minnesota Vikings offense despite the departure of offensive coordinator Kevin Stefanski.
The 2020 Minnesota Vikings have been disappointing to say the least. Following a season where they had a lot of regular season success, and captured Kirk Cousins’ first playoff victory, the Vikings have been arguably the worst team in the NFL.
The Vikings announced two more moves on Tuesday that are being made in the wake of Anthony Barr’s injury. First, Hardy Nickerson has been moved from the practice squad to the 53-man roster ahead of week three. Nickerson was moved from the practice squad to the active roster ahead of the season opener against the Packers.
Wanted: A Slate of…Creative Through two weeks of aggravating Vikings football, the only aspect of the team that has flourished is the kicking game. In an ordinary Vikings season, mistake-free kicking would warrant a parade on Chicago Avenue in Minneapolis.
The Minnesota Vikings took another beating in Week 2, this time to the Indianapolis Colts. The goal this season was to highlight a handful of Minnesota Vikings players who do not get enough recognition for their play on Sundays.
The Minnesota Vikings need help at linebacker after Anthony Barr’s injury. For the past few years, the Minnesota Vikings haven’t had to worry very much about the linebackers on their roster as Anthony Barr and Eric Kendricks have been on the field for 84 percent of the team’s games since 2015.
Expect Mike Zimmer to remain with the Minnesota Vikings after 2020. During Mike Zimmer’s first six seasons as the head coach of the Minnesota Vikings, the team finished with a losing record just once, his first year.
Takeaways from Every Week 2 Game Browns 35, Bengals 30 Browns: More Chubb and Hunt, Less Mayfield When Cleveland hired Kevin Stefanski to be its head coach, he brought along the run-oriented offense he used in Minnesota with Dalvin Cook.
The Minnesota Vikings and their fan base will not soon forget their visit to Lucas Oil stadium. From the beginning it was a surreal experience being in an NFL stadium with only 2,500 fans, no food or bathroom lines and fake crowd noise.
The new-look Minnesota Vikings defense faced a difficult initial test of the 2020 NFL season against the division-rival Green Bay Packers. Pretty much from the start, this younger version of the Vikings’ defense did not live up to the billing.