So the Vikings traded a 6th round pick to the Cardinal for a C/Guord, normally I’d think he’d be a backup/depth but looking at his pff grades he’s better than what was put on the field last year...so pencil him in as a starter for now. Meanwhile we’ll carry on with our news and links open thread full of crockpot recipes, nap strategies and beer recommendations; drop by for some fan wisdom, snark and it’s weekend eve time to, plan the beer and meat menu for the weekend, unless you’re working this weekend.
Around the DN since our last open thread:
GA Skol notes: Vikings Trade for C/OG Mason Cole in Exchange for a 6th Round Pick.
The Daily Norseman Mailbag, March 25th, 2021, where you have questions, we have answers.
Vikings news from other sources:
From Vikings.com: Vikings Acquire OL Mason Cole in Trade with Cardinals.
5 Things to Know About New Vikings OL Mason Cole.
NFC North Roundtable: Free Agency Approach by Lions, Bears & Packers.
2021 NFL free agency: Thursday roundup of latest news, buzz.
Penn State pro day: Jayson Oweh thrills with freakish athleticism.
Malcolm Butler agrees to one-year deal with Cardinals worth up to $6M.
We come to today’s media selection: Jimi Hendrix Star Spangled Banner Woodstock 1969
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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 wash your hands, tip your waiter from a safe distance, and Welcome Aboard!