Of the four teams remaining in the NFL playoffs, where do the Vikings' fit in?
The Vikings have a chance to become the first team to paly in their home stadium for a Super Bowl, and for once they may have fortune on their side.
ESPN drives me crazy on a lot of fronts but for all of their cutbacks and all of their on-air inanity, the network continues to employ a lot of good reporters and writers.
Easy victories are important, buying rest for weary starters and minutes for reserves needing playing time.
The Vikings on Sunday reached 13 wins while No. 1 seed Philadelphia looked weak in a loss to Dallas.
Warming up for the Bears game
The Vikings' 16-0 victory over Green Bay on sloppy turf and during a sloppy game at Lambeau Field on Saturday night positions them to become one of the best regular-season teams in franchise history.
A group of people slipped on some snow headed into the stadium for tonight's Vikings-Packers game. One of them was carrying a baby in the frigid weather.
The Vikings on Sunday beat the Bengals easily, and got Teddy Bridgewater into the game
It's natural and right for Richard Pitino to defend his players after they were booed at halftime Monday night. But his mind-set demonstrates the illogic at the heart of major college sports.
The Vikings need to use the final three games, all against weak opponents, to get their offensive line healthy, begin making big plays on offense again, and shore up their run defense.
A quick postgame blog on the Vikings' victory in Atlanta, which was done more methodically than spectacularly - and that's OK.
Sprinkling the infield with a few thoughts on a Sunday morning:
The Vikings have established that they have the best healthy quarterback in the division.
Name dropping and checking on Case Keenum's competition.
Anthony Harris and Adam Thielen provided the biggest spark Sunday, and now the Vikings are 8-2 after beating the Rams.
What awaits Minnesota sports fans in the next year? It could be a whole lot of winning based on the state of local pro and college teams.
The Wolves sold out last night. Local basketball fans believe this team is for real for all of the right reasons.
The Vikings solidified their status as one of the best teams in the NFC - even if Case Keenum had a pair of irresponsible INTs