Month: September 2017

Top Plays: Vikings at Steelers

Well, this game was frustrating. We know our team’s weaknesses well. The OL struggles, outmatched DBs, and backup QB play bother me. That stuff is expected though to an extent. The aspects of the game that really frustrate me are the unforced errors. With or without Sam Bradford, I expect clean games from a no-nonsense…

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Climbing The Pocket:Episode 35 [Pittsburgh Preview with Jon Ledyard]

Click here for iTunes Click here for Stitcher https://climbingthepocket.podbean.com/mf/web/xcedc8/Episode_35_Pittsburgh_Preview_.mp3 Climbing The Pocket Podcast In this Episode: JR and Jayson discuss a range of topics from J Cole to Jemele Hill before recapping Vikings/Saints and previewing Steelers/Vikings with Jon Ledyard. Random Discussions J Cole Favorite Denzel Washington Jonn Q Man on Fire Jemele Hill Vikings Talk…

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Top Plays: Vikings vs. Saints

I donned my purple 84 jersey and that’s exactly what I wanted to see. A celebration of football. Randy Moss blowing the gjallhorn, and stunning pictures of US Bank stadium during his halftime Ring of Honor Induction. A 9/11 tribute. Stefon Diggs and Adam Thielen dominating while catching passes from a white hot Sam Bradford….

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Climbing The Pocket:Episode 34 [VICTORY!!!]

Click here for iTunes Click here for Stitcher https://climbingthepocket.podbean.com/mf/web/nchhid/Episode_34_VICTORY_.mp3 Climbing The Pocket Podcast In this Episode: Jayson, JR, Myles, and Yinka share their thoughts on the Vikings victory over the Saints in the 2017 season opener.    

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You Don’t Owe Adrian Peterson A Damn Thing

Opinions stated in this article are my own and do not necessarily reflect that of the website hosting it. When the Minnesota Vikings officially declined their option on Adrian Peterson’s contract on February 28th, a gentle weight lifted off my shoulders. I knew there was a chance he could sign in Minnesota again, but I…

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Climbing The Pocket: Episode 33 [who dat]

Click here for iTunes Click here for Stitcher https://climbingthepocket.podbean.com/mf/web/5w82th/Episode_33_who_dat_.mp3 Climbing The Pocket Podcast In this Episode: Introduction (0:00-2:50) Question of the Day (2:50-6:05) Dragon Con Hockey Game Mexico Corporate Head Office Vikings Talk (6:05-27:00) Welcome Back Adrian Peterson NO/MIN Preview Key Players/Matchups to Watch Score Prediction Bold Prediction Talking Saints with Roy Anderson of Who…

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Vikings 2017 Cliche Defense

Is this the most cliché Vikings Defense and Special Teams ever? The roster seems to reflect many “rules” that we’ve seen on past teams: Roster Rule #5 – The Fierce Defensive Front The best unit in the history of our favorite franchise is the defensive front from 1967 – 1977. That’s way before my time,…

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Vikings Cliche 2017 Offense

Is this the most cliché Vikings Offense team ever? The roster seems to reflect many “rules” that we’ve seen on past teams:   Roster Rule #1 – The Journeyman QB The Vikings succeed with the arm of a journeyman QB. Any purple fan over 15 years old knows this truth well. The franchise started off…

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