Posts Tagged ‘vikings’

Gridiron Gab Week Nine Preview – Minnesota at Seattle

The struggling 5-3 Vikings are on the road Sunday, heading to the great Northwest as they take on Russell Wilson and the Seahawks, who are 4-4. The Vikings are coming off their worst loss of 2012, a bad 36-17 setback at home to the Bucs a week ago Thursday. The Hawks have dropped two in […]

Huge Night for Bucs Rookie RB Martin Leads Tampa to 36-17 Win Over Vikings

Coming off a short week and a win over the Cardinals, the Vikings did little right on Thursday night, and suddenly they appear once again to have major problems, falling to the Tampa Bay Bucs 36-17. Their stout defense was shredded by Bucs rookie running back Doug Martin, who blistered the Vikings run D for […]

Gridiron Gab Week Eight Preview – Tampa Bay at Minnesota

Week eight starts with a NFC matchup between the Bucs and the Vikings, one team riding high at 5-2 while the other is coming off a tough last second loss at 2-4. The Vikings topped the Cards last week, with a defense that is quickly becoming one of the better ones in the NFC. They […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Vikings 6-2 Following 21-14 Win Over Arizona

It was another dominant performance by the Vikings defense Sunday, more than making up for a lackluster offense, as the Vikings topped the Cardinals 21-14 to move to 5-2 on the season. Adrian Peterson led the ground game for the Vikings, rushing for 153 yards and a touchdown on 23 carries. The rest of the […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: RG III’s Legs Helps Skins Race Past Vikings 38-26

By Troy Jefferson Follow @Troy_Jefferson on Twitter The Washington Redskins once again tried to break their home losing streak. Washington Redskins’ fans hadn’t celebrated a home win in 391 days. Minnesota was the unlucky team that finally loss a game at Fedex Field. The Redskins scratched and clawed for a 38-26 win. The Minnesota Vikings […]

NFL Gridiron Gab Editor Matt Loede’s NFL Picks For Week Five

Last Week 10-5 Season 35-26 Miami at Cincinnati – The Bengals will look to do what they have done the last three weeks, which is control the tempo on both the offense and defensive lines. Look for Miami to hang for a half, but the Bengals will wear them down and win by 10. Cincinnati […]

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Two Kick Returns for Scores Lift Vikings to 20-13 Win Over Lions

Last week the Vikings beat up the 49ers with a combination of physical play on both offense and defense. Sunday in Detroit, it was the play of the special teams, responsible for 14 of the teams 20 points, that led the way as Minnesota moved to 3-1 with a 20-13 win over the Lions. Percy […]

Gridiron Gab Week Four Preview – Minnesota at Detroit

Last week the Minnesota Vikings came out with an aggressive game plan at home vs the Niners, and it paid off as they got to 2-1 on the year with a rather dominating 24-13 win. This week they try to push their mark to 3-1 as they head to Detroit, where the Lions need a […]