Paul Douglas

Terry test

December 4, 2020
Will we get enough snow for a white Christmas?
Randball

JeffS 1054 Test Game against Bears will likely define Vikings' season

November 23, 2020
Here's the question: If we no longer think the Vikings will be worse than mediocre, how do we feel about them being better than mediocre?
Iowa coach's pettiness toward Fleck part of college football's charm
Gophers

Iowa coach's pettiness toward Fleck part of college football's charm

November 16, 2020
The plot of Friday night’s college football game between the Gophers and Iowa was familiar. But the subplot? That was enough to stick around for until the end.
Only TV viewers heard authentic fake booing of Carson Wentz
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Only TV viewers heard authentic fake booing of Carson Wentz

September 21, 2020
Wentz didn't know that real Eagles fans at home were hearing fake Eagles fans boo him, and real Eagles fans at home didn't know that Wentz couldn't hear the boos they were hearing. Huh?
Are the Vikings entering their once-every-decade plummet?
Randball

Are the Vikings entering their once-every-decade plummet?

September 21, 2020
The question wouldn't be worth asking — at least not yet — if the Vikings' first two losses of the season were more pedestrian, couldn't-catch-a-break types of defeats.
What on earth are GM Bill Guerin and the Wild doing?
Don't Miss

What on earth are GM Bill Guerin and the Wild doing?

September 17, 2020
Wednesday's news that the Wild sent Eric Staal to Buffalo in exchange for Marcus Johansson was a head-scratching moment.
nfl

Rhodes struggles while Bridgewater, ex-Vikings have solid 2020 debuts

September 15, 2020
Pro Football Focus gave cornerback Xavier Rhodes a low mark in his Indianapolis debut, which included a touchdown play on which he was beaten badly. Here's a Week 1 recap.
Randball

Five other times we've panicked about Vikings defense under Zimmer

September 14, 2020
Zimmer has enough of a track record and history with the Vikings defense that he can be allowed a mulligan and have the benefit of using Sunday's loss as a teachable moment.