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The Locked On Vikings Podcast is your daily source for Minnesota Vikings news and analysis. Luke Braun is on a journey to better understand the Minnesota Vikings & professional football, and you're welcome to copy his homework. Breaking down every player, every play, and every headline that grips Skol Nation. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

The Locked On Vikings Podcast is your daily source for Minnesota Vikings news and analysis. Luke Braun is on a journey to better understand the Minnesota Vikings & professional football, and you're welcome to copy his homework. Breaking down every player, every play, and every headline that grips Skol Nation. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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The Locked On Vikings Podcast is your daily source for Minnesota Vikings news and analysis. Luke Braun is on a journey to better understand the Minnesota Vikings & professional football, and you're welcome to copy his homework. Breaking down every player, every play, and every headline that grips Skol Nation. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network.

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English


Episodes

The Ideal Head Coach & GM Pairing For The Vikings

1/25/2022
On today's Twitter Tuesday mailbag episode, we're answering questions together! Mostly GM stuff, but a little talk about head coaching candidates and Kirk Cousins. Ryan Poles is starting to emerge as the frontrunner for a couple of jobs. That sure is interesting! Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place...

Duration:00:30:12

Ryan Poles Or Kwesi Adofo-Mensah: Who's The Better Minnesota Vikings GM?

1/24/2022
Over the weekend, the Vikings narrowed down their GM search to two candidates: Kwesi Adofo-Mensah and Ryan Poles. How do we differentiate between these two? I don't want to focus on particular draft picks or decisions the organizations made, but rather, focus on their philosophies. Or at least what we can discern about them. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll...

Duration:00:28:49

Why The Vikings Shouldn't Hire Kellen Moore As Head Coach

1/21/2022
There are a lot of head coaching candidates. Here are a few of my least favorites. Kellen Moore belongs as an assistant. Jonathan Gannon needs more experience. And Kevin O'Connell would represent a commitment to Kirk Cousins that I obviously won't be a fan of. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that...

Duration:00:25:33

Which Vikings Assistant Coaches Should Stay Or Go?

1/20/2022
Klint Kubiak. Andre Patterson. Keenan McCardell. Adam Zimmer. Who is worth keeping around the Minnesota Vikings? A new head coach or GM might just clear the whole place out and construct a staff from scratch. But why don't we see what we would do if we had that power? Who do we keep? Who do we fire? Who do we consider other candidates for? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code...

Duration:00:24:56

On Raheem Morris & Defensive Minded Coaching Candidates

1/19/2022
The Vikings have requested Raheem Morris to interview for their head coaching vacancy. That's yet another defensive guy - what gives? Let's talk about defensive minded head coaches and I want to try and challenge your perspective a bit. Then we'll look at Raheem Morris's experience, including some on the offensive side of the ball, Open your minds, and let Raheem Morris into your heart. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar....

Duration:00:20:43

Does Kirk Cousins Have A Future In Minnesota?

1/18/2022
It's Twitter Tuesday, which means your questions are getting answered. We're talking about head coach and GM hiring process, Kirk Cousins' future in Minnesota and much, much more! Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free...

Duration:00:27:09

How Possible Vikings Head Coaches Did On Wild Card Weekend

1/17/2022
On today's Locked On, we're talking about wild card weekend. After the Buccaneers, 49ers and Chiefs won, we have to talk about how some Vikings head coaching candidates did. Five different coordinators did their jobs this weekend with Vikings head coaching interviews on the horizon. How'd they do? Todd Bowles was masterful. Kellen Moore struggled. DeMeco Ryans broke out. Let's dive in! Plus, it's Mock Draft monday. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar...

Duration:00:22:53

Every Vikings GM Candidate, Ranked

1/14/2022
According to reports, there are 8 possible GM candidates that are coming in for interviews. The Vikings have prioritized collaboration and communication, which come into play in a big way here. Let's talk about these GM candidates in a ton of depth. This is an extra beefy episode, since this this is probably the most important decision the Vikings have made in the last 20 years. Here's the list, in my order: Kwesi Adofo-Mensah, VP of Football Operations, Cleveland Browns Brandon Brown, VP of...

Duration:00:35:49

Lane Kiffin Gaining Steam As Vikings Head Coach Candidate

1/13/2022
Uh oh! The Minnesota Vikings are looking at a college coach. We'll start, however, with some chat about the GM candidates the Vikings have requested interviews for so far. As of this recording, the Vikings have requested interviews from Kwesi Adofo-Mensah, Eliot Wolf & Glen Cook. Since this recording, the Vikings have requested interviews from Brandon Brown, Ryan Poles, John Spytek & Catherine Raiche that we know of. We'll catch up on that tomorrow.On the head coaching front, the Vikings...

Duration:00:27:32

Rick Spielman Failed. What Can We Learn From That?

1/12/2022
Throughout Rick Spielman's tenure, problems mounted. From John Carlson to Laquon Treadwell to Chris Herndon, failures kept on mounting. Spielman did some stuff right, but there are kinks in his philopsohy that doomed the Minnesota Vikings. Mike Zimmer had his hand in the failure of the Vikings, But let's not forget the problems that came with Rick Spielman. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use...

Duration:00:27:16

Rick Spielman & Mike Zimmer Fired, And The Players Are Telling All

1/11/2022
Welcome to a little Twitter Tuesday action where we recap Monday's explosive news. Of course, Rick Spielman and Mike Zimmer are out, but that's old news. Now that it's official, Vikings players aren't sending them off as kindly as we may have expected. Plus, a timetable for their replacements, some possible philosophies to live by, and a eulogy for some of the best Vikings memes. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to...

Duration:00:27:38

Mike Zimmer Will Not Continue As Minnesota Vikings Head Coach

1/10/2022
This is how it all ends. In all likelihood, Mike Zimmer has been fired by the time this goes. live. But Zimmer will walk out with his head held high, and we'll look toward our next chapter. That means our first Mock Draft Monday! I'm going straight back to DBU, since the last LSU Tiger we drafted almost broke Randy Moss's single season record in his second season. Justin Jefferson rocks. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar....

Duration:00:22:45

Should The Vikings Even Bother Winning This Meaningless Bears Game?

1/7/2022
On Sunday, like it or not, the Vikings will suit up and play a game against the Chicago Bears. Let's talk about that whole "should they bother winning" talking point. NFL teams are competitive, and you can't exactly coax that out of them, especially not for like 5 spots in the draft. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG...

Duration:00:23:11

Vikings Or Bears: Who Has The Brighter Future?

1/6/2022
On today's Locked On, we're crossing over with Lorin Cox of Locked On Bears to argue over whose position you'd rather be in right now? Kirk Cousins and the Vikings are stagnant, but they have some options for how to move forward. The Bears have Justin Fields, but is that operation trending in the wrong direction? We'll discuss it all here on Locked On Crossover Thursday. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to...

Duration:00:28:15

If Mike Zimmer Is Fired, Should The Vikings Keep His Scheme?

1/5/2022
In this episode, we're going deep into coverage techniques and specifically, Mike Zimmer's man match scheme. The thing is, Zimmer's on the outs. Whoever comes next, they could run the same scheme, albeit in a different style. Do we want that? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered...

Duration:00:25:37

Who Of Mike Zimmer, Rick Spielman, & Kirk Cousins Will Stay in Minnesota?

1/4/2022
It's Twitter Tuesday mailbag time! We're talking about the brass of the Minnesota Vikings, plus Danielle Hunter, NFC Playoff rooting interests, and much more! Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today for a free account at betonline.ag...

Duration:00:27:32

Vikings Eliminated From Playoff Contention In Lambeau Blowout

1/3/2022
This is it. With no Kirk Cousins, the Vikings got boatraced by the Green Bay Packers to the tune of a 37-10 embarrassment. It was hard to watch, and the franchise is in a dark, dark place. It's probably, almost certainly, over. Mike Zimmer won't be the coach next year. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1...

Duration:00:26:15

Every Vikings-Packers Game Of The Mike Zimmer Era

12/31/2021
On today's show, we'll talk about the long, storied history of Vikings-Packers games in the Mike Zimmer era. Zimmer and Aaron Rodgers have been sparring since 2014 in phenomenal ways, giving us spectacle after spectacle. From the end of the Christian Ponder era through Adam Thielen's career through some of Kirk Cousins' greatest moments as a Viking, we'll do a little retrospective on the rivalry in Mike Zimmer's time here. Plus, your bold predictions like on every Friday. Support Us By...

Duration:00:30:17

Vikings Set To Face Packers With Everything On The Line

12/30/2021
It doesn't get any better than this. With no Adam Thielen, the Vikings will have to lean on Justin Jefferson and a freshly activated Dalvin Cook to keep pace with Aaron Rodgers and the Packers. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up today...

Duration:00:26:06

What's Wrong With The Vikings Run Defense?

12/29/2021
Today on Locked On Vikings, we're gonna talk run defense. Don't jump to conclusions! We'll also talk about the coverage against the Rams, as well as some talk about Kirk Cousins and his footwork. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKED15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. BetOnline AG There is only 1 place that has you covered and 1 place we trust. Betonline.ag! Sign up...

Duration:00:25:10