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Minnesota Vikings News and Links: July 11th, 2019

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Thorsday Open Thread

Irving Texas Thursday 11/23/00 Minnesota Vikings at Dallas Cowboys----Vikngs Randy Moss celebrated his first touchdown catch over Dallas in the 3rd quarter on Thanksgiving at Texas Stadium

Good Morning!

I’m back on service for the next seven days so words up here no one reads will get limited, as I see Vikings related news during the day I’ll post in the comments while I’m working. If you see Vikings news on the twitterz or elsewhere that I didn’t see feel free to post in the comments. Meanwhile we’ll carry on with our news and links open thread full of beer recommendations, nap strategies, crock pot and smoker recipes. Drop by for some fan wisdom, snark and go ahead and have another coffee, it’s Thorsday.

Around the DN since our last open thread:

Norse Code Podcast Episode 278: Key Bumps of Salt with Arif and James.

Fifteen Minutes with @Flipmazzi 101 | Shared Experiences posted by GreatOdinsRaven.
(Welcome Aboard Flipmazzi)

Vikings news from other sources:

From Vikings Defensive Backs Coach Jerry Gray caught up with’s Mike Wobschall to discuss the team’s talent at safety and cornerback, how the experienced players at those positions help the young guys, what he appreciates most about Harrison Smith, the progression of Trae Waynes and Mackensie Alexander, Jayron Kearse’s evolution, Mike Hughes’ rehab from ACL surgery, and more.

Vikings CB Xavier Rhodes joined Brian Baldinger and Ron Jaworski for a Game Pass Film Session to hit on a wide array of topics.

The “Good Morning Football” crew discusses which NFC North quarterback has the best supporting cast.

Daniel House at goes inside the film room to break down Minnesota WR Tyler Johnson as one of the most underrated wide receivers in college football. Learn why he could become a coveted prospect in the 2020 NFL Draft.

League news:

Cardinals take Jalen Thompson in supplemental draft.

No plan for Robbie Gould to make contract decision.

USWNT’s Julie Ertz was most ‘nervous’ at Super Bowl.

NFC North training camp preview: Key players, battles to watch.

We come to today’s media selection: The Smashing Pumpkins - 1979

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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 waiter, try the leftover pork and Welcome Aboard!