Keidel: Vikings Good And Getting BetterWhile last season's Minnesota Vikings faded from the NFC playoff race, this season's team is a legitimate contender.
Keidel: Vikings More Than Salvaging A SeasonThe Mike Zimmer's Minnesota Vikings, playing without QB Teddy Bridgewater and RB Adrian Peterson, remain undefeated after five games.
Keidel: Is Sam Bradford The Answer For The Minnesota Vikings?With Teddy Bridgewater lost for the season, the Minnesota Vikings turn to a mediocre Sam Bradford to keep their playoff hopes alive.
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.
Bernstein: Bears Bottom OutNothing good happened for John Fox's regressing Bears in Minneapolis on Sunday.
Durkin: What To Watch For During Bears-VikingsChicago's inside linebackers must be disciplined with their eyes Sunday against Minnesota.
Black & Blue Division Turning PurpleThe Minnesota Vikings are set to solidify control of the NFC North and the long-dominant Green Bay Packers.
Emma: Sam Acho, Like So Many Others, Plays Mindful Of Football's DangersAcho is willing to risk injury knowing his platform can create good.
Aaron Donald Downplays Rams Defense's ReputationRams defensive coordinator Gregg Williams is at the center of another controversy.
Rodney Harrison, Jeff Fisher Continue To Fire Verbal Shots Amid Illegal Hit ControversyHarrison reitered a hit by Rams safety Lamarcus Joyner on Sunday was "cheap" on Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater.
Bernstein: Loss Caps Bears' Rough WeekSomething lacking seems to be a theme with the Bears, who again showed that on the field as well.
Thayer: Forte Key To Beating Vikings, 'Super Aggressive' Defensive Line"You have to keep him on the field and running the ball," Tom Thayer says of Matt Forte.