Merry Tuesday, everyone!
Alright, so we’ve set off along the long, two-week journey between the pre-season and the regular season. We can expect roster moves, as the Vikings pare down to their final 53, but you never know, there could still be a trade or a free-agent signing thrown in the mix. Other teams are trimming their rosters as well, so a team that is deep at tight end or tackle may release a talented player who may be of interest.
I’m interested to gauge the level of optimism among the highly educated and extremely good-looking DN open thread audience.
How many regular-season wins do you predict the Vikings will get this year? (remember that there are 17 regular season games this season)
This poll is closed
0-2, Hi Kodiak!!!!!
Around the DN since our last open thread:
Things are looking positive for Anthony Barr and Tyler Conklin, Chris has the details.
So that you can keep up with the latest, Chris has a Minnesota Vikings Final Roster Cut Tracker.
Other Vikings/NFL news and random oddities and annoyances:
PFF has a tracker where you can keep up with the latest roster cuts from around the league.
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