The sister-site to VikingsTerritory is PurplePTSD.com, and the blokes and gals over there roll out the Minnesota Vikings research simply up to we do.
Here’s a few of their best content material from the closing couple of days:
1 – The Vikings shall be sans their standard TE3 on Sunday as opposed to the Bears.
2 – LeeAnn Lowman walks thru the Vikings upward offensive line pattern — one thing you by no means concept you’d learn in those pages.
3 – Josh Frey calls at the Vikings defensive leaders to lend a hand the unit strengthen.
4 – Within the day-to-day video section, Dustin Baker lifts up 8 storylines for Vikings-Bears.
5 – In any case, a pre-Week 5 NFC North round-up.
The Vikings knocked off the New Orleans Saints in Week 4, 28-25, courtesy of particular groups mojo and a excellent game-winning force from Kirk Cousins. Kicker Greg Joseph stored the day with 5 box targets, despite the fact that he apparently ignored one the most important additional level. He earned NFC Particular Groups Participant of the Week for his efficiency.
Vast receiver Justin Jefferson returned to shape for 10 catches, 147 receiving yards, and a dashing landing as Minnesota took care of a workforce with out its QB1, RB1, WR1, and LG.
The Vikings are early seven-point house favorites in opposition to the rival Chicago Bears, who misplaced in Week 4 on the New York Giants, 20-12. The Inexperienced Bay Packers additionally gained in Week 4, beating the New England Patriots, however the Vikings keep on best of the NFC North due to tiebreakers. Minnesota is the NFC’s No. 2 seed as of October eighth.
Lewis Cine used to be misplaced to a damaged leg, a disappointing building for the Vikings 1st-Rounder, who used to be a unique groups contributor thru 4 video games. The Vikings drafted Cine as a plan for lifestyles after Harrison Smith, however the Georgia alumnus gained’t see a normal season box once more till 2023. Minnesota will ask safeties Josh Metellus and Myles Dorn to step up in Cine’s stead. The Vikings additionally signed a well-recognized title at protection on Wednesday — Mike Brown — who spent the summer time with the group.
Dustin Baker is a political scientist who graduated from the College of Minnesota in 2007. Subscribe to his day-to-day YouTube Channel, VikesNow. He hosts a podcast with Bryant McKinnie, which airs each and every Wednesday with Raun Sawh and Sally from Minneapolis. His Viking fandom dates again to 1996. Indexed in charge pleasures: Peanut Butter Ice Cream, ‘The Sopranos,’ and The Doorways (the band).