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Minnesota Vikings 2014 Midseason Awards

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Minnesota Vikings 2014 Midseason Awards

With the season half in the books, it is time to roll out the Vikings Midseason Awards. We take a quick look at the top players for the Vikings in 2014, and the duds of 2014. Most Valuable Player Onebar | Harrison Smith Has been the leader of the defense and is constantly making plays and around the ball, I see a Pro Bowl berth in his future. Lupagus | Anthony Barr Barr leads the defense in tackles and single handily gave the team a win with his forced fumble return against Tampa Bay.  This kid is going to be a good one. Least Valuable Player...

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Draftseason’s 2014 NFL Rookie Midseason Awards

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Draftseason’s 2014 NFL Rookie Midseason Awards

The 2014 NFL season is nearing it’s midpoint.  A lot of rookies have stood out and proved their draft position so far.  If the season were to end today this is who would be taking home the Draftseason hardware. More NFL Rookie Info: NFL Rookie of the Week | NFL Rookie Stats Offensive Rookie of the Year Kelvin Benjamin WR, Carolina Panthers Stat Line: 38 Receptions, 571 Receiving Yds, 5 TDs Benjamin has been a bright spot on a pretty dismal Carolina season.  From almost day 1, he has been a consistent target for the Panthers offense,...

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Updated Ultimate 2015 NFL Mock Draft

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Updated Ultimate 2015 NFL Mock Draft

It is the end of October and we are mildly starting to see where teams will be selecting come April and WHO they might have in their sights. Our DraftSeason writers bring the first in-season 2015 Ultimate Mock of the year. Soak in the full 1st round projections by visiting our Ultimate Mock. 6. Tennessee Titans (Lomas) – Vic Beasley DE/OLB, Clemson The Titans need a QB, but with both off the board they will have to settle for my #2 overall player. Beasley adds top-end speed and burst to a Titans defense needs someone to force QBs into the...

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2006 Vikings NFL Draft Class QUIZ

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2006 Vikings NFL Draft Class QUIZ

Test your knowledge of the Vikings 2006 Draft class and see how much you remember or have purposely forgotten about the class that produced Tarvaris Jackson and Greg Blue. Center Ryan Cook was selected in round 2, where did he attend college? TCU New Mexico Arizona St. NevadaTRUE or FALSE | Safety Greg Blue was selected in the 5th round out of Georgia and never started a game for the Vikings in his 1 year stint. True FalseTarvaris Jackson was selected in round 2 and played for the Vikings for 5 seasons. Who caught his first career TD pass?...

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Garrett Grayson Interview | Quarterback, Colorado St.

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Garrett Grayson Interview | Quarterback, Colorado St.

DraftSeason: You are one of the top quarterbacks in the nation, what do you feel sets you apart from some of the other top QB’s in college football? Garrett Grayson: I think the thing that sets me apart from most is having to know protections like the back of my hand and then changing protections when I see certain blitzes or rotation of safeties. I feel like most quarterbacks turn and look to the sidelines and get help from their coaches to change things up, whereas once the play is called for me, I am in charge of getting us in the...

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2015 NFL Draft Order

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2015 NFL Draft Order

Below is the current NFL Draft order for the 2015 NFL Draft. Currently this is strictly based of each teams wins and losses and the win/loss percentage of their opponents. Check back weekly as we will be updating this each Tuesday morning. 1. Jacksonville Jaguars 2. Oakland Raiders 3. Tampa Bay Bucs 4. NY Jets 5. Washington Redskins 6. St. Louis Rams 7. Minnesota Vikings 8. Tennessee Titans 9. Atlanta Falcons 10. Miami Dolphins 11. Kansas City Chiefs 12. New Orleans Saints 13. Houston Texans 14. Pittsburgh Steelers 15. Cleveland Browns (from...

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5 Top Concerns for the Minnesota Vikings Through 5 Games

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5 Top Concerns for the Minnesota Vikings Through 5 Games

The Vikings are five games into the 2014 season and are sitting at a 2-3 record.  Obviously things aren’t going exactly the way they planned, especially without having Adrian Peterson for the season.  Here are five areas of concern after the first five games of the season, and things that will need to be corrected if they Vikings hope to compete for the division title this season. 5. Safety Play Next to Harrison Smith This was a concern heading into the season and after five games it remains so.  Robert Blanton has been especially poor...

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Shane Carden Interview | Quarterback, ECU

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Shane Carden Interview | Quarterback, ECU

DraftSeason: Not only did you go into Virginia Tech and beat them, you finished the game with a QB rating of 146.3 and 4 TDs (1 rushing), where does that rank on top moments in your college career? Shane Carden: It is definitely up there with some of my top moments I will remember. Right now though its hard to focus on stuff like that. You have to be ready each week where I don’t think about those types of things until after the season. DraftSeason: You have been on the radar of top quarterbacks in the nation for the past 2 years, what...

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2015 NFL Draft Date Set April 30th – May 2nd

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2015 NFL Draft Date Set April 30th – May 2nd

The 2015 NFL Draft finally has a date, the glorious event will run from April 30th – May 2nd. This will bring the Draft back to April should make quite a few draftniks pretty happy, last years last start of May 8th didn’t get many too excited and only prolonged an already long handful of months between the end of the season and draft day. The location is still undecided but will be either in Los Angeles or Chicago, moving from it’s normal home of Radio City Hall in New York City.

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2015 NFL Draft Quarterback Profiles UPDATED

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2015 NFL Draft Quarterback Profiles UPDATED

We have officially started adding player profiles for top prospects who could potentially be in the upcoming 2015 NFL Draft. What better position to start with than quarterback? I for one am a pretty big fan of this years quarterback class, not only do you have the top dogs in Mariota, Winston, and Mannion but you have mid round guys who will also push to play early in their career. Quite a bit of depth and talent in the ’15 class. Check out the full profiles here. Marcus Mariota | Oregon Jameis Winston | Florida St. Sean Mannion |...

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