It’s your Friday and my Saturday again! I’m off work until next Thursday -yes I know you don’t care, no I don’t care that you don’t care. It’s the off-season much sooner than I expected but we’ll have games to watch and teams to hate on this weekend. Meanwhile, carry on with our news and links open thread full of beer recommendations, nap strategies, crock pot and smoker recipes. Fire up the mock drafts and drop by for some fan wisdom, snark and crack open a Jai-Alai
Around the DN since our last thread:
Vikings news from other sources:
At Vikings.com Wobby opens his pick-6 mailbag to answer reader questions including who will ultimately be in control of the Vikings offense, possibly adding another threat at wide receiver this off season and more.
2018 Vikings Position Recap: Safeties.
Highlights of the 2018 Vikings rookie class.
Also from Matthew, Gary Kubiak’s history with efficient QBs could bode well for Vikings.
Jags HC Doug Marrone: DeFilippo hire had ‘zero’ to do with Nick Foles.
The possible Super Bowl 53 matchups, ranked by the ones we ACTUALLY want to see.
We come to today’s media selection: Game of Thrones: Trailer number two
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With that, the beer light is on and the bar is open. Belly up & tie one on. Don’t forget to tip your waitress, try the fried pickles and as always, Welcome Aboard and Skol Vikings!