clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Minnesota Vikings News and Links: May 12, 2020

Another day, another......topic?

Oct. 3	-Tampa Bay - Minnesota Vikings — Minneapolis Mn, Sunday 10/3/99 Vikings vs Tampa----Minnesota Vikings Corey Miller celebrates after intercepting a Trent Dilfer 4th quarter pass just before the 2 minute warning.

Merry Tuesday, everyone!

I hope you are all having a great work week so far. I gave the middle finger to the North Dakota winter, which is refusing to leave, and went camping last night (tonight, to be technical, as I’m typing this on Monday before leaving for the lake). I’ll be around in the comments to let you know whether I’ve turned into an icicle. I just refuse to allow the weather to tell me that I can’t go camping and enjoy the spring.

Around the DN since our last open thread:

Chris shared the sad news that former Vikings DL coach John Deerlinck, passed away at the age of 69. One of the NFL’s greatest ever, he died far too young.

Other Vikings/NFL news, and random oddities and annoyances:

CB Logan Ryan says the Titans did not attempt to bring him back, per It seems odd, as Ryan is coming off of a very strong season.

The Dolphins have signed QB Tua Tagovailoa to his rookie contract, also from

We come to today’s media selection:

This song describes the remainder of my summer...........well, this song actually much Enjoy!

Again, we all know the rules, but in case someone is new:

-No discussion of politics or religion
-No feeding of the trolls
-Leave the gender hatred at the door
-Keep the bad language to a minimum (using the spoiler tags, if you must)
-Speaking of which, if discussing a newer show or movie, please use spoiler tags-
-No pictures that could get someone fired or in serious trouble with their employer
-If you can’t disagree in a civil manner, feel free to go away\
-While navigating the open thread, just assume it’s sarcasm.

With that, the beer light is on and the bar is open. Belly up & tie one on. Wipe the fish guts off of your hands before you touch your face, and try the finger food.