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.
The Bears wrap up their forgettable season with a trip to Minnesota and Durkin preview’s the game.
Sunday was a workman-like win for Chicago, which was a step in the right direction.
Chicago beat an inferior opponent at home, which is what teams are supposed to do.
Jared Allen played his best game of the season against his former team.
Dinner will taste a little better, but we still have to digest a lost Bears season.
The Bears face yet another must-win game this Sunday versus the Vikings.
There’s a theme in Jeff Joniak’s keys to Sunday’s game.
If you need a spot starter, consider Teddy Bridgewater or Bryce Brown.
There’s hope in Minnesota with Teddy Bridgewater and a young defense is blossoming under Mike Zimmer.
Give Alex Smith and Lorenzo Taliaferro a look this week if you need a spot starter.
These two bitter rivals will lock horns at Lambeau Field tonight in a key early-season NFC North showdown.
Will this contest between NFC North rivals be the first competitive Thursday night game of the season?
That was quick.
There was speculation that Cleveland would take Bridgewater at No. 22, but he went to Minnesota at No. 32.
There was a great deal of wheeling and dealing in the Browns’ draft room Thursday night.
Here’s what to watch for while the first 13 picks are being made in tonight’s NFL Draft.
Dan Durkin makes selections for all 32 first-round picks and writes of each team’s needs.
Adam Hoge breaks down where he’d take quarterbacks and who might fit the Bears’ mold.
Dan Durkin breaks down the first round with his second mock draft.