Sharrif Floyd

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is pursued by Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Preview: Bears-Vikings

The Bears face yet another must-win game this Sunday versus the Vikings.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2014

Bears offensive tackle Jermon Bushrod. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears-Vikings: 5 Matchups To Watch

The Jermon Bushrod-Everson Griffen matchup will be key.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2014

Vikings defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd chases then-Bears quarterback Josh McCown in 2013. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Vikings Will Bring The Heat

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler must trust his protection, Jeff Joniak writes.

CBS Chicago–11/14/2014

Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen.

Durkin’s Playbook: Vikings’ Mug Pressure Package

Through nine games, Minnesota has the third-most sacks in the league.

CBS Chicago–11/13/2014

Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent — Minnesota Vikings

There’s hope in Minnesota with Teddy Bridgewater and a young defense is blossoming under Mike Zimmer.

CBS Chicago–11/12/2014

Sharrif Floyd #95 of the Minnesota Vikings runs a drill during a rookie minicamp on May 3, 2013 at Winter Park in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Sharrif Floyd Looks To Continue Vikings Tradition Of Good Defensive Tackles

The Minnesota Vikings have a long tradition of having very good defensive tackles. They drafted Sharrif Floyd in the first round of the 2013 draft in hopes that he can continue the trend. He learned a lot of from former teammate Kevin Williams and slimmed down in the offseason to reach his full potential. This season should be the beginning of the Floyd era in Minnesota.

08/22/2014

Adrian Peterson and Christian Ponder.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – Minnesota Vikings

Unfortunately for the Vikings, their pedestrian passing attack can’t keep defenses honest.

670 The Score–09/11/2013