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Week 3 NFL Power Rankings, by Cory Curtis

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It’s a short week and it’s been a busy day already, but fear not it is time for judgement! Your week 3 NFL Power Rankings 32. Indianapolis Colts (0-1-1) – They lost 24-0 in Jacksonville. They are lucky they are not 33. 31. Houston Texans (0-1-1) – Oh the glory of the AFC South. 30. Atlanta Falcons (0-2) – OK, they are winless, but I think they are actually a little better than we expected. They could be even better if they tried to get the ball to Kyle Pitts.

That time Bud Grant met Queen Elizabeth

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When he was the coach of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, a young Bud Grant got the opportunity to meet Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, on a trip she made to Canada. Photo courtesy of Patrick Reusse's Twitter account.

Green Bay Packers at Minnesota Vikings: Final injury reports for both teams

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We’re about 48 hours away from kickoff at U.S. Bank Stadium, and that means that both the Green Bay Packers and your Minnesota Vikings have submitted their final injury reports for Week 1. Let’s take a look at both of the lists, starting with the visiting team as we generally do.

First-year head coach Kevin O'Connell building Vikings' culture via easy authenticity, strong acuity

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NFL.com just posted this excellent article on Kevin O'Connell which talks about the easy-nature of our new HC and gives you some insight on his path from NFL QB to being an assistant coach and his philosophy on coaching. Really interesting stuff that helps explain why the Wilfs put their faith in him and makes me want to cheer him on even harder. Skol!

Vikings Release 1st Unofficial Depth Chart of 2022 Season

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The Vikings on Wednesday released their first unofficial depth chart of 2022 ahead of visiting the Raiders in Las Vegas Sunday. The contest between the Vikings and Raiders is scheduled for 3:25 p.m. (CT). FOX 9 and KFAN 100.3-FM will simulcast the game. NFL Network also will air the game live on national cable television.

Five years ago today

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