In 1997, Dennis Green is on a self-inflicted hot seat. He must win the Wildcard game to keep his job. The Giants were dominating for most of the game, but in the biggest playoff comeback in Minnesota Vikings history, it changed the course of the team and the NFL. Tyler and Judd Zulgad explain why. SKOL!
Your Minnesota Vikings have everyone in the building now and are installing the offense, defense, and special team schemes. How well do the newbies get it and make a difference? Can Kirk Cousins take this team to the Super Bowl? Can Bradbury improve? All this and more on Vikings Happy Hour. SKOL!
Tyler takes on the new math of 8>10 & 8>11. How do we compare different eras in Vikings football? First, a look at the remaining draft picks looking for production. Skol!
Tyler dives into the Vikings’ third and fourth-round draft picks of linebacker Brian Asamoah, and cornerback Akayleb Evans. Dave was wondering if both these players could make a difference? There is a lot of competition for both positions. Did you like the selections?
Tyler dives into the Vikings’ second-round draftees of cornerback Andrew Booth Jr., and guard Ed Ingram. Dave asks if both these players will be expected to start? There is a lot of competition, especially at the guard spot. Did you like the selections?
Tyler Forness of NBC Edge and Climbing The Pocket starts to analyze what we learned from Kwesi Adofo-Mensah’s first draft and how he optimized value. Then took a look at Lewis Cine and some of his extraordinary skills. Did you like the selection?
Ian Cummings of Pro Football Network joins Tyler to talk about the draft and team strategies, including your Minnesota Vikings. Then we mock! SKOL!
Will Irv Smith Jr make the difference in this new KOC offense? Are we going to lose JJ next season because of the money? Is the 12th pick Purgatory? We’ll find out. SKOL!
We’re talking with Diante Lee about defensive prospects on Vikings Happy Hour. It is definitely a side of the ball that could use some new talent. Join us live for this Climbing The Pocket and Daily Norseman special to find who his top defensive prospects! SKOL!
On this Real Forno Show, Mike Hrynyshyn and Devin Jackson of Blue Chip Scouting join Tyler to talk about small school players and sleepers that you need to be aware of. This is part 3 of the 4 part series in your draft prep leading up to the NFL Draft.
No worries now. The bad man is gone. It was all the defense’s fault. All is good now. We’ll get future legends in the draft. Really? Join Darren and Dave as we debate on all the sunshine and roses coming from Egan and parts of the fan base.
Flip and Eric engage again. Free agency seems to be on hold while teams make their final preparations for the NFL Draft and your Minnesota Vikings are no different. There are some free agents still available though, and then there are draft choices to wish for. Who’s your favorite?
The weather didn’t cooperate with our guest, so rather than punt, we called an option and dove into the QB class ourselves. SKOL!
Two workmates get together and argue what’s better, a p*ss missile or a bazooka? Howitzer is the correct answer. Then which QBs have one? Thor Nystrom from NBC Sports Edge joins Tyler Forness for part 2 of your draft prep.
The themes for today’s show with Darren and me on this Climbing The Pocket show are: 1) Stay at #12 or Trade down? 2) Vikings’ sneaky draft needs? 3) Til Valhalla. So grab your favorite Lake Monster Brew and enjoy Vikings talk on Sunday!
Daniel House of the Gopher Guru and Vikings Corner joins everyone at the bar to talk about Minnesota Gophers prospects and his views on the state of your Minnesota Vikings. SKOL!
Draft prep part 1 with Tyler Forness and guest Eric Edholm, SKOL searching for Vikings edge prospects. Join this Climbing The Pocket & Daily Norseman production powered by Lake Monster Brewing and you. We will mock too! Who’s your choice?
We learn that P2 re-signs. The Lake Monster Brew will be flowing & Thor Nystrom joins Matt Anderson and Ryan Ortega live from the brewery to talk NFL Draft prospects. Are there players he wants the Vikings to target? Could another CB one? Join us for this Climbing The Pocket on-site show.
The Vikings have made a few additions to the team since last week and Jayson, Myles, and Flip are going to talk about it and how the team has improved. SKOL!
Monday nights are changing, as it is now becoming The Real Forno Show! Join Tyler and Dave as they break down corners and wide receivers, talk about the Jesse Davis signing, and do a mock draft with you. Join us on our maiden voyage.
On today’s show, Darren and Dave will be talking about the Cousins extension, Vikings’ free agency so far, then a look back at the Stefon Diggs trade and how the Purple faired. Enjoy a Lake Monster Brew as Climbing The Pocket explains what a competitive rebuild is. Will it result in more wins?