Seahawks Win Might Be A Harbinger

The Seattle Seahawks defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers yesterday in a game that appeared to be going the way of all Seahawks losses this season. That the Seahawks did not lose might be a harbinger that the 2015 season is not a lost cause after … [Read more...]

Seahawks vs Cardinals Preview

The last couple of seasons the Seattle Seahawks have had dominating second halves. The 2015 version of the team needs to also have one of these, and there is no better team to kick off the Seahawks’ second half than the Arizona Cardinals in Seattle … [Read more...]

Vikings vs Lions Review by Joel Schafer

If you watched the first 15 minutes of this game and turned it off, you would be scratching your head saying "what just happened?" The Lions came out firing on all cylinders  jumping out marching down the field with 2 touchdown drives and leading … [Read more...]

Vikings vs Bears preview by Joel Schafer

Vikings come into the week 8 tilt riding high on 2 straight wins coming out of the bye week, while the Bears are licking their wounds after giving the Lions their first win of the season and having to wait 2 weeks to try to make … [Read more...]

Vikings Takes from week 3 by Joel Schafer

In a day that seemed like it would be close all game long going into the locker rooms at half time with only a 3 point lead, Xavier Rhodes was knocked out of the game late in the 2nd quarter after taking friendly fire on the Rivers touchdown pass to … [Read more...]

Vikings 53 man roster set by Joel Schafer

With all the preseason games mercifully behind us, it is time to start to look ahead to the season. There were very few surprises as to who was given their walking papers and who was kept. The one that may be a slight surprise was the waiving of … [Read more...]

Vikings notes from Preseason game #2 by Joel Schafer

  With game preseason game number two in the books. We are starting see clearly what the roster may look like on opening day for the Vikings.  The Vikings defense once again was solid with very few questions about who will start and who will … [Read more...]

2015 Vikings notes from the Hall of Fame game By Joel Schafer

  The Vikings got the short end of the stick when it came to preseason scheduling by having to play five games in the preseason. As if four games weren't enough for every fan base. The Steelers also got stuck with this honor. What was to be … [Read more...]

VIkings Linebacker preview by Joel Schafer

2014  was an interesting year for the Viking linebacker corps. There was the steady play of Chad Greenway, who keeps doing what he has since he started playing in the NFL, piling up tackles.  There was the weak play middle linebacker play of retread … [Read more...]

Vikings Secondary Preview by Joel Schafer

The Vikings  secondary was much improved from the 2013 to 2014 campaign.  Many things have accounted for this. Talent and coaching are the major factors as to why this happened. Out went the Tampa 2 defense bend but don't break approach with Leslie … [Read more...]