Category Archives: Vikings

It’s Draft Day! 10KL 2013 NFL Mock Draft

Coming off a surprising 10-6 season last year, the Vikings have a chance to build on that success with a strong showing in this weekend’s NFL Draft. Last year’s draft yielded left tackle Matt Kalil, safety Harrison Smith and kicker … Continue reading

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Pessimistic about the Vikings in 2012? Let’s look forward to the 2013 NFL Draft

There’s a lot of pessimism surrounding the Vikings in 2012, and that pessimism is certainly warranted. The Vikings are easily the worst team in the NFC North this season. Adrian Peterson tore his ACL and while it appears he is … Continue reading

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Your 2012 Land of 10,000 Losses Mock Draft

So the 2012 NFL draft is tomorrow. Kind of a big deal I guess. Anyway, in the long and completely self-indulgent practice of picking who the NFL teams will pick, here is your 2012 fix. The five of us each … Continue reading

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So who are the Vikings taking with the #3 pick?

So, you’re a Vikings fan. Your team just had the worst season in franchise history, going 3-13 and losing your franchise player to a horrific knee injury late in the season. Your first round quarterback, despite showing signs of promise, … Continue reading

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Is the Adrian Peterson injury a Christmas gift in disguise?

So you’re a Vikings fan and you hate your life. I get it. The worst possible thing happened on Sunday. Not only did the Vikings win and take themselves out of contention for Andrew Luck, but Adrian Peterson went down … Continue reading

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The most important position in the NFL: A Metric Analysis

I had a nagging question yesterday after reading David Pearson’s post in which he bucked conventional wisdom and suggested the Vikings should not take Matt Kalil (OT, USC). I wondered: What is the most important position in the NFL? And … Continue reading

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Is Matt Kalil really what the Vikings need? A look at Super Bowl left tackles

Throughout this disaster of a Minnesota Vikings season, I’ve read numerous articles, tweets, blogs, and comments that a franchise left tackle is exactly what the Vikings need in the 2011 NFL Draft. A football forum that I’m a member of … Continue reading

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