Seahawks Hoping For Repeat Performance Against VikingsIt was a little over a month ago that the Seattle Seahawks swooped into Minnesota and did a number on the Vikings, rolling to a 38-7 win over the NFC North champions.
Calvin Johnson At No. 18 In Latest Jersey Sale NumbersMegatron was the only Lion on the list, which crunched jersey sale numbers from March 1 to August 31 of this year.
Team Grades: Detroit Lions Lit Up By Vikings' Teddy Bridgewater And Stefon DiggsThe Detroit Lions had to prepare for Adrian Peterson and make sure that he was stopped; but by keeping him under control, the Minnesota Vikings unleashed other weapons. Teddy Bridgewater could not be stopped and it was because Stefon Diggs couldn't be either.
Detroit Riding High After First Win, But Minnesota Vikings Are No Easy TaskThe Detroit Lions have to still be on a high cloud after getting their first victory of the season, but it's time to focus on the next opponent and that's the Minnesota Vikings.
Lions Preparing For Same Old 'Top-Notch' Peyton Manning“All I know is when it comes time to make a clutch throw, he always makes it, whether it’s zipped or lobbed or whatever. We expect him to be able to make all his throws.”
Team Grades: Detroit Lions Get Nothing Going Offensively, Can't Stop Vikings' Adrian PetersonThe Detroit Lions played great last week, but couldn't keep it going for the entire game. In week two, the Minnesota Vikings just dominated from the start and the Lions really had no answer for Adrian Peterson whatsoever.
Teddy Bridgewater Provides Own Unique Challenge For Lions' Defense“It’s not like when a play breaks down, he’s looking to scramble. He’s looking to keep the play going by passing it with a pass downfield. He does an excellent job there because that puts continued pressure on the defense.”
Bridgewater Woeful In Vikings' Season Opener Against 49ersTeddy Bridgewater air-mailed his tight end. He missed open receivers streaking down the field. He even checked down on a Hail Mary.
Detroit Lions Cannot Take Minnesota Vikings LightlyThe Detroit Lions had a week one victory in their grasp, but somehow let it just escape them and in a huge way. The Minnesota Vikings may not have had a great season last year, but they're ready for the 2015 season and the biggest difference is...Adrian Peterson is back.
High Hopes: Vikings Finally Pair Peterson With BridgewaterTeddy Bridgewater leading the huddle, taking the snaps and surveying the field.
Minnesota Vikings Head Into The Offseason Optimistic, But UnsatisfiedThe Minnesota Vikings have more confidence and optimism heading into this offseason than they did a year ago. They have two of the most important pieces in place in head coach Mike Zimmer and Teddy Bridgewater. Also, they improved in several areas from the past season. The Vikings have 12 free agents this offseason, but just one opening day starter.
Vikings Loss, For Bridgewater, Was 'Eye-Opening' Minnesota Vikings fans, quickly enamored with the rookie who's supposed to solve this team's long-running quarterback problem, have chanted Teddy Bridgewater's name at each home game this season.