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Week 12 Fantasy Pickups – Jacquizz Could Be Playoff Gem

It may seem weird to spotlight a backup running back when no injury has occurred to the starter – but in this case, there’s reason to believe Jacquizz Rodgers could still star with Michael Turner in the lineup.  For starters, … Continue reading

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Week 11 Fantasy Pickups – Hillman Ready for Stretch Run

It seems like every year around this time, a relatively unknown player emerges from an injury, right into starting lineups for the stretch run.  This year, that guy could be Denver Broncos running back, Ronnie Hillman.  Willis McGahee was diagnosed … Continue reading

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Week 7 Fantasy Pickups – Rashad Jennings Gets His Chance

While Maurice Jones-Drew was busy holding out, Rashad Jennings quietly had himself an impressive preseason – proving to many that he could be a solid fantasy running back, if given the opportunity.  Well, that opportunity has arrived, as Jennings is … 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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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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Vikings Have Harvin But Still Missing a No. 1 Wide Receiver

It’s always entertaining to listen to “Vikings Fan Line,” the popular local post game radio show on 100.3 KFXM during which the hosts field phone calls from fans immediately following the game each week. Lovingly dubbed, “Vikings Whine Line” by … Continue reading

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