Deflated and Despairing whereas Overcoming Inexperienced Bay

Very seldom has a staff felt so good after climbing to 3-4. Very seldom has a staff felt so defeated after climbing to 4-4.

On the most recent episode of Notes from the North — a humble Vikings podcast — Sizzlin’ Sam and I get into what that entails, overlaying every little thing from the sport itself to the method on the commerce deadline. Kirk Cousins has been taking part in one of the best soccer of his profession however his 2023 season can be reduce quick on account of his Achilles harm. The Vikings will thus must pivot towards Jaren Corridor and/or Nick Mullens to get the job completed.

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Check out what Sizzlin’ Sam has to say concerning the episode: “Kyle and Sam break down a pricey win for the Vikings over the Packers. Cousins harm is the story of the day, and between the nice staff efficiency yesterday and the commerce deadline tomorrow, Notes from the North attempt to work out the place the Vikings go from right here.”

NFL: Minnesota Vikings at Buffalo Bills
Nov 13, 2022; Orchard Park, New York, USA; Minnesota Vikings full again C.J. Ham (30) reacts to scoring a landing together with Minnesota Vikings deal with Brian O’Neill (75) through the second half in opposition to the Buffalo Payments at Highmark Stadium. Necessary Credit score: Gregory Fisher-USA TODAY Sports activities

It’s a merciless irony that Lambeau Subject is as soon as once more claiming a Viking on account of an Achilles harm. Final season, Brian O’Neill obtained knocked out for the rest of the 12 months because of the harm. Quick ahead a 12 months and the identical harm is afflicting Cousins.

A constructive from the sport is the play of Jordan Addison, who obtained the higher of Packers’ CB1 Jaire Alexander on a number of events. The rookie receiver goes to be particular. Whoever strains up below middle goes to get pleasure from taking part in behind a robust offensive line and throwing to a top-tier pair of receivers as soon as Justin Jefferson returns.

NFL: Minnesota Vikings at Green Bay Packers
Oct 29, 2023; Inexperienced Bay, Wisconsin, USA; Minnesota Vikings broad receiver Jordan Addison (3) celebrates a primary down reception in opposition to Inexperienced Bay Packers security Rudy Ford (20) and cornerback Keisean Nixon (25) throughout their soccer recreation at Lambeau Subject. Necessary Credit score: Brian Powers-USA TODAY Sports activities

The podcast ventures into the defensive efficiency a bit, providing reward for Danielle Hunter, D.J. Wonnum, and the protection trio. Brian Flores has his crew enhancing on a weekly foundation.

Kwesi Adofo-Mensah is in an unenviable state of affairs. At 4-4, the Vikings are a staff that’s proper in the midst of the NFC playoff race. With Cousins on the sphere, there can be appreciable advantage in bringing assist aboard. Does the harm change issues? That’s a solution for the GM to determine. Whoever will get onboarded would wish to suit into his aggressive rebuild philosophy (keep an eye on the Titans).

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Jul 27, 2022; Eagan, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings normal supervisor Kwesi Adofo-Mensah seems on at TCO Efficiency Middle. Necessary Credit score: Matt Krohn-USA TODAY Sports activities

People who’re into Vikings podcasts or suppose they’d wish to get into Vikings podcasts ought to be at liberty to provide Notes from the North a shot. Jump over to iTunes, Spotify, or Podbean. My understanding is that you simply don’t want an account at these spots. Simply press play and benefit from the pod.

Benefit from the listening, Vikings fan.

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Okay. Joudry is the Senior Editor for Vikings Territory and PurplePTSD. He has been overlaying the Vikings full time because the summer time of 2021. He could be discovered on Twitter and as a co-host for Notes from the North, a humble Vikings podcast.

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