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The Viking Age Jun 19, 2018

Everson Griffen is among 2018’s top 20 NFL players

Coming off his third consecutive trip to the Pro Bowl, the Minnesota Vikings defensive end ranked among the top 20 players on this year’s NFL Top 100 list. Back in 2014, the Minnesota Vikings took a risk when they decided to make Everson Griffen a full-time starter on their defensive line. Prior to that season, […] Everson Griffen is among 2018’s top 20 NFL players - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The Viking Age Jun 17, 2018

The Vikings have the best receiving corps in the NFL

In a ranking of the best receiving corps around the league, NFL Media’s Bucky Brooks ranked the Minnesota Vikings at the top of his list. It has been quite some time since the Minnesota Vikings had a group of pass-catchers that were even considered to be among the NFL’s best. One might have to go […] The Vikings have the best receiving corps in the NFL - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The Viking Age Jun 16, 2018

The bromance is real between Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs

Not only do the two Minnesota Vikings wide receivers compliment each other on the field, but they are also pretty good friends off of it. Just because Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs are both members of the Minnesota Vikings does not mean they have to be friends outside of the locker room. But the Vikings’ […] The bromance is real between Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
ClutchPoints Jun 15, 2018
Vikings HC Mike Zimmer says Adam Thielen is talking a little more in practice

Vikings HC Mike Zimmer says Adam Thielen is talking a little more in practice

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen emerged onto the scene in the 2017 season as one of the league’s rising stars with a breakout campaign. This has also elevated him to a more grander role with the Vikings beyond just his dependable production within the offense. According to Sam Ekstrom of Zone Coverage, head coach […] The post Vikings HC Mike Zimmer says Adam Thielen is talking a little more in practice appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Viking Age Jun 13, 2018

5 best Minnesota Vikings wide receivers of the 21st century

Of all the wide receivers to wear a Minnesota Vikings uniform since the 2000 season, which five have been the absolute best? Despite there being a high number of quarterbacks starting for the Minnesota Vikings since 2000, a good amount of wide receivers still managed to find a way to produce at a high level […] 5 best Minnesota Vikings wide receivers of the 21st century - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Twin Cities Jun 12, 2018
Vikings WR Adam Thielen: ‘There are so many things I got to work on’

Vikings WR Adam Thielen: ‘There are so many things I got to work on’

Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen has been hearing compliments everywhere he turns these days. Thielen is coming off a season in which he was selected to his first Pro Bowl. Earlier this month, he was named No. 36 on the NFL Network’s annual top-100 list in voting by players. “I try not to think about […]
The Viking Age Jun 12, 2018

One Minnesota Vikings player is in Reggie Wayne’s top ten wide receivers

The Minnesota Vikings dynamic duo of Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs are great but only one is among the top 10 at the position according to Reggie Wayne. Last season, both Stefon Diggs and Adam Thielen were a quarterback’s dream. The two wide receivers helped to make the Minnesota Vikings passing game strong by putting […] One Minnesota Vikings player is in Reggie Wayne’s top ten wide receivers - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The Viking Age Jun 5, 2018

Adam Thielen’s peers regard him as ‘one of the top receivers’ in the NFL

The Minnesota Vikings wide receiver was included in the most recent portion of the 2018 NFL Top 100 list, voted on by players around the league. For those who want to be lazy, it’s easy to think of a player to compare to Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen. Just think of another white pass-catcher […] Adam Thielen’s peers regard him as ‘one of the top receivers’ in the NFL - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Daily Norseman Jun 5, 2018
Tuesday Open Thread: June 5, 2018

Tuesday Open Thread: June 5, 2018

Tuuuuuesday’s goooooonnnne with the wiiiiiind. Wait, no, MONDAY’s gone with the wind. Tuesday’s here! Merry Tuesday, everyone! Well, Monday is gone, I hope you made the best of it while it was here. Around the DN since our last open thread: Here’s a piece from our sister site where they cover the Longhorns (or maybe since it’s college, it’d be our cousin site? Possibly our niece site, I’m not sure about such things) on former Longhorn Holton Hill, and the potential the Vikings think he has. Our own Adam Thielen checked in at #36 in the NFL Network Top 100. Not bad for a guy...
Daily Norseman Jun 4, 2018
Adam Thielen checks in at #36 on the NFL Network Top 100

Adam Thielen checks in at #36 on the NFL Network Top 100

Very impressive debut for the local guy Another installment of the NFL Network Top 100 is airing as we speak, and yet another member of the Minnesota Vikings is on the list. We’re Thielen It!@athielen19 comes in at #36 on this year’s #NFLTop100. pic.twitter.com/XMiSdXE7Ez— Minnesota Vikings (@Vikings) June 5, 2018 Wide receiver Adam Thielen, who became the Vikings’ first 1,000-yard receiver since 2009 this past season, made his NFL Network Top 100 debut at #36. We’ve all heard the Adam Thielen story a bunch of times, but it still never gets old. Signing following a tryout...
ClutchPoints Jun 2, 2018
Vikings news: Adam Thielen’s trainer getting him to focus on ‘being the best athlete possible’

Vikings news: Adam Thielen’s trainer getting him to focus on ‘being the best athlete possible’

There is no question Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen established himself as one of the best pass-catchers in the league. Needless to say, he has come a long way from signing with the team as an undrafted free agent. One of his biggest obstacles early on was trying to look the part of an NFL […] The post Vikings news: Adam Thielen’s trainer getting him to focus on ‘being the best athlete possible’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints May 30, 2018
Video: Kirk Cousins says throwing to Kyle Rudolph ‘like throwing into a mattress’

Video: Kirk Cousins says throwing to Kyle Rudolph ‘like throwing into a mattress’

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins is finally getting the chance to get acquainted with his new teammates during OTAs. Establishing a rapport with his new receivers ahead of the season will be particularly important. Cousins just so happens to have two very talented wideouts in Minnesota with All-Pro Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs at his […] The post Video: Kirk Cousins says throwing to Kyle Rudolph ‘like throwing into a mattress’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Viking Age May 28, 2018

Adam Thielen loves the passion and leadership Kirk Cousins offers Vikings

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen spoke about some of the positive things quarterback Kirk Cousins brings to the team’s offense in 2018. Ever since the Minnesota Vikings announced they agreed to terms with Kirk Cousins to bring the former Washington Redskins quarterback to the franchise, fans have been wondering how he will fit into […] Adam Thielen loves the passion and leadership Kirk Cousins offers Vikings - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
ClutchPoints May 28, 2018
Vikings OC John DeFilippo full of praise for Stefon Diggs

Vikings OC John DeFilippo full of praise for Stefon Diggs

New Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator John DeFilippo will have some interesting pieces to work with on offense this season. All eyes will obviously be on quarterback Kirk Cousins, who will have an All-Pro receiver in Adam Thielen at his disposal. Thielen’s running mate, Stefon Diggs, is pretty good too, and DeFillippo is already a fan […] The post Vikings OC John DeFilippo full of praise for Stefon Diggs appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Daily Norseman May 25, 2018
Adam Thielen immortalized with not one, but two bobbleheads

Adam Thielen immortalized with not one, but two bobbleheads

Both professional AND college versions While fans of professional sports can disagree on whether or not a particular athlete is a “star” or a “superstar,” one sure-fire gauge for determining whether or not an athlete has “made it” is when they get their own bobblehead doll. That’s the case for Minnesota Vikings’ wide receiver Adam Thielen, who over the past few years has risen from the practice squad to NFL stardom. Thielen now has his own bobblehead. . .or, to be more accurate, bobbleheads. The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum has announced that they have just...

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