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Vikings mailbag: Expectations for free agency? Potential cuts? Safety options?

Vikings general manager Rick Spielman typically slow plays free agency, and the circumstances this offseason likely won't change in that regard.
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Answering the four biggest questions in Minnesota sports

Wolves, Twins, Gophers and Vikings provide fodder for columnist Chip Scoggins and Michael Rand on today's podcast. Also, thoughts on Chris Finch's debut and trade talks.
Tags: Minnesota, Vikings, Michael Rand, Chip Scoggins, Chris Finch, Wolves Twins Gophers


‘Vikings’ Star Danila Kozlovsky on ‘Artistic Dream’ of Helming High-Octane ‘Chernobyl’

Russian heartthrob Danila Kozlovsky (“Vikings”) admits he “never wanted or thought to make a movie about Chernobyl.” But that changed the moment the actor-turned-director laid eyes on a script, written by Aleksey Kazakov and Elena Ivanova, for a big-budget action film about the aftermath of the nuclear power plant meltdown. “When the synopsis came to […]
Tags: Global, Spotlight, Vikings, European Film Market, Central Partnership, Alexander Rodnyansky, Danila Kozlovsky, Vadim Vereshchagin, Aleksey Kazakov, Elena Ivanova


DNEG Developing Animated Film Adaptation of The Great Gatsby

DNEG developing animated film adaptation of The Great Gatsby While Vikings creator Michael Hirst is currently at work developing a series adaptation of the iconic novel at A+E, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby is gearing up to find new life on the big screen as visual effects house DNEG have been work on an animated take on the novel, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Vikings Creator Michael Hirst Adapting The Great Gatsby at A+E if (typeof...
Tags: Movies, Leonardo Dicaprio, Hasbro, Vikings, Long Island, Baz Luhrmann, Robert Redford, Todd Haynes, Martin Scorsese, Daisy Buchanan, Scott Fitzgerald, Fitzgerald, Michael Hirst, Joyce, William Joyce, Great Gatsby


Bayeaux Tapestry Now Online!!!

Think of it as an early graphic novel, replete with action. . .  portents . . . slightly kooky characters. . . a dead (defunctus est) king and the English kingdom in dispute. Duke Harold believes that he is the inheritor of the kingdom...  Meanwhile, across the channel, William, Duke of Normandy, says he is the rightful heir (it's a long, complicated story and, remember, it was the winners who commissioned the tapestry.) William is building a navy . . . Tre...
Tags: Gardening, France, Normandy, William, Vikings, Harold, William Duke, Vicki Lane, Normans, Duke Harold, Seuss William


Carson Wentz trade for two picks naturally leads to Kirk Cousins thoughts

You can see how the deal makes sense for both the Eagles and Colts. Does it have anything to do with the Vikings?
Tags: Vikings, Eagles, Kirk Cousins, Carson Wentz


Vikings draft DeVonta Smith in 1st-round of Daniel Jeremiah's mock draft

Could the Vikings add another weapon to their offense in the first round of the 2021 NFL Draft? Daniel Jeremiah thinks so. In his latest...
Tags: NFL, Vikings, Daniel Jeremiah, Devonta Smith


Would the Vikings take another wide receiver? One mock draft says yes

On the long list of things the Vikings need in order to upgrade their overall performance, the offensive line and defensive line help are top priorities. But what if they addressed a 'want' instead of a 'need' with their first pick.
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‘The Lost Pirate Kingdom’ Trailer: It’s the Pirate’s Life for This Highly Dramatized Netflix Docuseries

There’s been a scarcity in good pirate content since the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise weighed anchor and since Starz’s Black Sails took down, well, its sails. So who should step in but Netflix, with its own pirate…documentary series? Watch The Lost Pirate Kingdom trailer below. The Lost Pirate Kingdom Trailer The Lost Pirate Kingdom is an upcoming docu-series from Netflix that is billed as the true story of the “real” pirates of the Caribbean, but the recently-released trailer has...
Tags: Television, Movies, Documentary, Disney, Netflix, Starz, Margot Robbie, Vikings, History Channel, Caribbean, Pirates, Ann Dowd, TV Trailer, Christina Hodson, Bart Layton, The Lost Pirate Kingdom


It appears Bills WR Stefon Diggs is already recruiting J.J. Watt

Bills wide receiver Stefon Diggs has been a stout advocate for Buffalo for the past year. Last March, he was traded by the Vikings to...
Tags: Buffalo, Vikings, J J Watt, Stefon Diggs


J.J. Watt is leaving Houston; here's why that matters in any Deshaun Watson trade

What does this mean if you're a Vikings fan? That depends on how far into the Kirk Cousins trade swirl you want to go.
Tags: Houston, Vikings, J J Watt, Deshaun Watson


Vikings add $1 million bonus to Riley Reiff's contract, making up for lost incentive

A positive COVID test prevented left tackle Riley Reiff from playing in the Jan. 3 season finale and reaching a playing-time incentive that was in his contract.
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The Klint Kubiak hire and a deep dive into the Vikings' salary cap situation

Sorry to those who craving a trade. The Klint Kubiak hire signals that the Vikings are trying to maximize Kirk Cousins in 2021, not send him away. Also, sports gambling, messing with the baseball and an NFL mock draft.
Tags: NFL, Vikings, Kirk Cousins, Klint Kubiak


Now Vikings fans get to obsess about trading for Russell Wilson

The Seahawks QB was asked Tuesday if he's available in a trade. His answer: "That's a Seahawks question." Is this just blowing smoke, or is there a fire blazing here.
Tags: Vikings, Russell Wilson, Seahawks


Vikings hiring of Adam Zimmer, Klint Kubiak is part of the problem

If you're a coach and the son of a coach, those family connections come in handy. Just look at the Vikings, who are an example of a problem in the NFL.
Tags: Vikings, Adam Zimmer Klint Kubiak


Here’s to the Ten-Second Miracles All Around Us

A couple years ago, my husband and I ran into one of our favorite coffee shops for a caffeine fix. I expected to leave with a vanilla latte in hand; I did not expect to be reminded that God does miracles in His time, in His space. I really did not expect to find this reminder on a package of coffee. I especially did not expect this illustration to come from a play in a football game. While we were waiting for our drinks to be made, I spied a package of “Skol Vikings Blend” coffee near the counte...
Tags: Minnesota, Minneapolis, Inspiration, Jesus, Minnesota Vikings, Miracles, Vikings, Stefon Diggs, Encouragement, SKOL, God's timing, Mundane Glory, Skol Vikings Blend, Vikings Kids Club


Vikings will promote Klint Kubiak to offensive coordinator, sources say

The former quarterbacks coach replaces his father Gary and will be the team's sixth play-caller in seven seasons. Gary Kubian retired last month.
Tags: Vikings, Gary, Klint Kubiak, Gary Kubian


What did Sunday's Super Bowl teach us about the Vikings?

The game lacked drama, but the lessons learned can be applied to the Vikings and their eternal quest to win the big one. Columnist Jim Souhan and former St. John's quarterback Tom Linnemann join Michael Rand to break down the game.
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21 NFL players who lost a ton of weight in retirement and how they did it

Ron Schwane/AP; The Pat McAfee Show Marshal Yanda lost 64 pounds in the first four months after retiring from the NFL.Many NFL players lose a ton of weight after retiring, revealing the great and dangerous lengths they go to maintain their oversized bodies.Many of the players below are former offensive linemen, and most are now nearly unrecognizable.Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories.Former Baltimore Ravens Pro Bowl offensive lineman Marshal Yanda is the latest retired foot...
Tags: Nbc, Washington Post, Washington, Cowboys, Sports, Denver Broncos, NFL, San Diego Chargers, Trends, Features, Chicago, Weight Loss, Michael Jordan, Cbs, Espn, Vikings


The highest-paid NFL players of all time

Cliff Welch/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images There are now 43 NFL players who have made at least $100 million in their careers. The list is loaded with quarterbacks with Drew Brees recently taking over the top spot. The list is updated through the 2020 season. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. In the NFL, lots of players sign big contracts. But unlike other sports, NFL deals are rarely guaranteed, and few players see all of the money in those large deals.But a select...
Tags: Usa, Cowboys, Sports, Peyton Manning, NFL, Drew Brees, Los Angeles, Trends, Dolphins, Features, Chicago, Williams, Bradford, Palmer, Aaron Rodgers, Carson Palmer


‘Vikings’ Star Peter Franzen Joins ‘Helsinki Syndrome’ from ‘Bordertown’ Creators (EXCLUSIVE)

‘Vikings’ star Peter Franzén will headline premium Finnish series “Helsinki Syndrome” from “Bordertown” creator Mikko Oikkonen, co-writer Antti Pesonen and helmer Juuso Syrjä. The eight-part suspense thriller is produced by Beta Film-backed Fisher King for Finnish pubcaster Yle. An iconic title in Finnish Nordic Noir, “Bordertown’s” three seasons have played in Netflix. Franzén plays Elias […]
Tags: News, Global, ` Vikings, Elias, Goteborg Film Festival, Antti Pesonen, Peter Franzén, Mikko Oikkonen


TV Bits: ‘Peaky Blinders,’ ‘The Midnight Club,’ ‘Punky Brewster,’ ‘The Wonder Years,’ ‘Shrill’ and More

In this edition of TV Bits: Peaky Blinders movie might lead to TV spin-offs Meet the cast of Mike Flanagan‘s upcoming Netflix horror series The Midnight Club Watch the Punky Brewster revival series trailer The Wonder Years reboot picked up at ABC Shrill‘s third season will be its last And more. In an interview with Variety, series creator Steven Knight revealed that he hopes a Peaky Blinders film, which is currently in development and will follow up the upcoming sixth and final season of ...
Tags: Television, Peaky Blinders, Punky Brewster, Shrill, The Midnight Club, The Wonder Years


Ex-Vikings coach Brad Childress on Mahomes, Rodgers, Favre and Cousins

In a wide-ranging interview on the Daily Delivery podcast, the former Vikings head coach gave his assessments of some of the most important quarterbacks in your world.
Tags: Vikings, Ex Vikings, Brad Childress, Mahomes Rodgers Favre


Brad Childress and Drew Magary help tackle the Vikings' future

The former Vikings head coach talks about the Super Bowl and his good friend, Kansas City head coach Andy Reid. Also, some hero ball dooms the Gophers and a big weekend of college hockey.
Tags: Kansas City, Vikings, Andy Reid, Drew Magary, Gophers, Brad Childress


Drew Brees and Tom Brady top the list of the highest-paid NFL players of all time

Cliff Welch/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images There are now 43 NFL players who have made at least $100 million in their careers. The list is loaded with quarterbacks with Drew Brees recently taking over the top spot. The list is updated through the 2020 season. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. In the NFL, lots of players sign big contracts. But unlike other sports, NFL deals are rarely guaranteed, and few players see all of the money in those large deals.But a selec...
Tags: Usa, Cowboys, Sports, Peyton Manning, NFL, Drew Brees, Los Angeles, Trends, Dolphins, Features, Chicago, Williams, Bradford, Palmer, Aaron Rodgers, Carson Palmer


After Five Straight Losing Seasons, Cleveland State Basketball Is 'Winning by Committee'

In his second season, CSU head coach Dennis Gates has the Vikings at 12-5.
Tags: Vikings, CSU, Dennis Gates, Cleveland State Basketball


Patrick Mahomes: The perfect quarterback to win back-to-back Super Bowls

The rare combination of a great but inexpensive quarterback is driving Kansas City to greatness, and also creates a question about the relationship between the Vikings and Kirk Cousins.
Tags: Kansas City, Vikings, Super Bowls, Patrick Mahomes


Vikings are expected to add Keenan McCardell to coaching staff

The team's staff for 2021 is starting to take shape, with former NFL player Keenan McCardell likely to be the new wide receiver coach.
Tags: NFL, Vikings, Keenan McCardell


Vikings Creator Michael Hirst Adapting The Great Gatsby at A+E

Vikings creator Michael Hirst adapting The Great Gatsby at A+E After receiving multiple big-screen adaptations since its 1925 publishing, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby is finally making its way to the small screen as Vikings creator Michael Hirst has signed on to develop a series iteration at A+E Studios and ITV Studios America, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Egerton & Walter Hauser Eyed for Apple TV+’s In With the Devil Series if ( !...
Tags: Apple, TV, New York, Viola Davis, Movies, America, Apple TV, Oxford, Leonardo Dicaprio, TV News, Columbia University, A&e, Vikings, Long Island, Baz Luhrmann, The Great Gatsby