Merry Thursday, everyone! Another slow, boring, off-season day. Not much news.....again. But hey, it's almost the weekend and it's supposed to be 95 here today.
Around the DN since our last open thread:
Ted brought us an OTA version of Zim-Tzu!
Anothony Barr is another who expects more from Teddy Bridgewater in 2016.Rick Spielman is pretty good at drafting, story by Teddy2Mins.
Vikings news from other sources:
Per Fox Sports, mutual respect between Harrison Smith and the Vikings is what led to his deal.
Treadwell is flashing football instincts and Teddy Bridgewater is cutting it loose more, according to the Strib.
According to SI's Doug Farrar, the Vikings are building the NFL's next great defense.
Reconnecting with a position coach is helping rookie defensive end, Denzell Perine.
Craig Peters has 3 observations from the Vikings' 9th OTA practice.
Around the rest of the league:
ESPN reported that the Broncos offered Von Miller $114 million over 6 years, and Miller turned it down.
Behind the suddenly hot bat of Dozier, and home runs by Mauer, Park, and Plouffe, the Twins beat the Marlins, 7-5. No runs given up by the bullpen. Yes, you read that right.
With that, we come to today's media selection. This one never gets old, here's our week 4 game against the Packers from 2009.
Again, we all know the rules, but in case someone is new: