The 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.
Chicago beat an inferior opponent at home, which is what teams are supposed to do.
The Jermon Bushrod-Everson Griffen matchup will be key.
It has been a magical year for rookies across the NFL, specifically on the offensive side of the ball. With all the love for Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin, III though, there is just as beastly of offensive rookie that it’s time we start recognizing.
A lot is expected of a top-10 draft pick, no matter their position. See who will do what once the season kicks off.
Finding rookie talent is more essential in the NFL than it is in any of the other major pro sports.