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Daily Norseman Oct 13, 2019
Minnesota Vikings 38, Philadelphia Eagles 20: This, too, shall pass

Minnesota Vikings 38, Philadelphia Eagles 20: This, too, shall pass

Photo by Adam Bettcher/ For four touchdowns, as a matter of fact It might not have always been pretty, but it damn sure was fun to watch when it was all said and done. Paced by four touchdown passes from Kirk Cousins, three of them to Stefon Diggs, the Vikings pulled out of a mid-game nosedive to blow out the Philadelphia Eagles at U.S. Bank Stadium by a final score of 38-20. The Vikings got the scoring started, taking the opening kickoff and marching 75 yards in 13 plays. The drive concluded with a beautiful 6-yard touchdown pass from Kirk Cousins to Adam Thielen, and Dan Bailey’s...
The Viking Age Oct 9, 2019

Believe it or not, a Vikings kicker actually won an award

After his impressive performance in Week 5 against the New York Giants, Minnesota Vikings kicker Dan Bailey has been named the NFC Special Teams Player of the Week. If one were to ask Mike Zimmer what has been one of the least enjoyable parts of his tenure as the head coach of the Minnesota Vikings, […] Believe it or not, a Vikings kicker actually won an award - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Daily Norseman Oct 7, 2019
Vikings Bounce Back, Beat Giants: Game Notes

Vikings Bounce Back, Beat Giants: Game Notes

Photo by Elsa/ The Vikings delivered a much needed win against a depleted and not so good Giants team on the road in East Rutherford, beating them handily, 28-10. Kirk Cousins bounced back, going 22/27 for 306 yards, 2 TDs and a 138.6 passer rating. Dalvin Cook also bounced back, with 132 yards rushing (6.3/attempt) and 86 yards receiving (14.3/catch) for 218 yards total from scrimmage. Dan Bailey was perfect kicking, making two extra points and going 4/4 from the field, while Adam Thielen had 130 yards receiving, and Anthony Barr had a safety and interception. But for all the great...
Daily Norseman Oct 6, 2019
Minnesota Vikings 28, New York Giants 10: Vikings cap tumultuous week with victory

Minnesota Vikings 28, New York Giants 10: Vikings cap tumultuous week with victory

Photo by Al Bello/ Minnesota dominated from start to finish After a week filled with drama, the Minnesota Vikings needed to just get themselves back out onto the field and put together a solid all-around performance. They did just that against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium. Kirk Cousins had what was easily his best day of the year. . .he had eclipsed his season-high for passing yards in a game by halftime. . .and the Vikings routed the Giants by a final score of 28-10. The Vikings opened the scoring with a 31-yard field goal by Dan Bailey that accounted for the only points of...
Daily Norseman Oct 6, 2019
Minnesota Vikings at New York Giants: Second quarter recap and third quarter discussion

Minnesota Vikings at New York Giants: Second quarter recap and third quarter discussion

Noah K. Murray-USA TODAY Sports The Vikings scored in three different ways in the second quarter to extend their lead We’re halfway through this Week 4 contest, and the Minnesota Vikings lead the New York Giants by a score of 18-7 at MetLife Stadium. Starting the second quarter with a 3-0 lead over the New York Giants, the Minnesota Vikings faced a 3rd-and-4 from the Giants’ 15-yard line. Kirk Cousins took the snap and tossed a fade for Adam Thielen in the end zone. Thielen made the catch, and the Vikings concluded a 98-yard drive with a touchdown! Dan Bailey added the extra point,...
Daily Norseman Oct 6, 2019
Minnesota Vikings at New York Giants: First quarter recap and second quarter discussion

Minnesota Vikings at New York Giants: First quarter recap and second quarter discussion

Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports A slim lead for the good guys after 15 minutes We’ve completed one quarter of play from East Rutherford, and the Minnesota Vikings lead the New York Giants by a score of 3-0. For just the second time this season, the Vikings’ offense took the field first, and the drive resulted in points. Minnesota moved the ball well, getting down to the Giants’ 13-yard line, but Kirk Cousins was sacked by R.J. McIntosh to stall the drive. Dan Bailey connected on a 31-yard field goal, and the Vikings took an early 3-0 lead. The Giants attempted to answer, but wound...
Daily Norseman Sep 22, 2019
Oakland Raiders at Minnesota Vikings: Second quarter recap and third quarter discussion

Oakland Raiders at Minnesota Vikings: Second quarter recap and third quarter discussion

Photo by Stephen Maturen/ It’s a two-score lead for the purple at halftime We’re at halftime at U.S. Bank Stadium, and the Minnesota Vikings lead the Oakland Raiders by a score of 21-7. The Vikings were in position to score as the quarter started, looking at second-and-goal from the 1-yard line, and Dalvin Cook finished the drive with his NFL-leading (as of now) fourth rushing touchdown of the year, with Dan Bailey’s extra point making it 14-0. Just two plays later, the Vikings defense came up big, as Derek Carr overthrew Foster Moreau and was intercepted by Harrison Smith! Smith...

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