State of the 2021 Minnesota Vikings: Time for Mike Zimmer's crew to strike
Can Mike Zimmer and the Vikings push the Packers for the NFC North title, regardless of Aaron Rodgers' status? Adam Rank takes stock of where Minnesota stands heading toward the 2021 season.
Next Gen Stats' 10 most explosive runners of 2020: Kyler Murray, Lamar Jackson atop rankings
Nick Shook ranks the 10 most explosive runners of 2020 using Next Gen Stats. NFL rushing king Derrick Henry is highly ranked, but quarterbacks occupy the top two spots on the list.
Overreactions to the 2021 NFL schedule: Cowboys' playoff hopes hinge on one game
Which game is already a must-win for Tom Brady? Do we already know the matchup that will determine whether the Cowboys make the playoffs? NFL Research's Brandon Mendoza runs through five overreactions from the 2021 NFL schedule release.
NFC North roster reset: While Packers stay quiet, Bears, Lions and Vikings in flux
Will Andy Dalton upgrade the Bears' offense? Can Jared Goff be more than a bridge for the Lions? Grant Gordon takes stock of the NFC North ahead of the 2021 NFL Draft.
Vikings RB Dalvin Cook not worried about heavy workload hindering 2021
Coming off another productive year, Vikings running back Dalvin Cook isn't concerned about the heavy workload hampering his 2021 season.
RB Index: Final top-10 rankings; who's the next great running back?
Maurice Jones-Drew spotlights one rookie poised to be the league's next great running back. Plus, he reveals his year-end RB rankings.
End-of-season NFL Offensive Player Rankings: Aaron Rodgers lands at No. 1
David Carr identifies three playoff offenses that concern him most heading into the postseason. Plus, he reveals his end-of-season offensive player rankings.
Vikings RB Dalvin Cook won't play Sunday vs. Lions after father's death
Dalvin Cook won't play in the Minnesota Vikings' season finale following the death of his father. Cook returned to Miami after his father, James, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday.
RB Index, Week 17: Six running backs who've earned new contracts
Maurice Jones-Drew lists six running backs who've earned new contracts, including three standouts who own spots in MJD's updated ranking of the NFL's top 10 RBs heading into Week 17.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 17: Six players who need a fresh start in 2021
In the wake of his release, Dwayne Haskins might benefit from a change-of-scenery reset. Who else could use an offseason move? David Carr lists offensive players in need of a fresh start. Plus, an updated ranking of the top 15 offensive players in 2020.
RB Index, Week 16: Is Derrick Henry already a Hall of Famer?
Derrick Henry has been one of the most dominant running backs over the last two-plus seasons. Maurice Jones-Drew examines whether the Titans RB is already a Hall of Famer. Plus, updated top-10 RBs rankings.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 16: Offensive All-Rookie Team
With two games left in the regular season, David Carr selects his Offensive All-Rookie Team. Who makes the list? Who's left off? Plus, he updates his top-15 offensive player rankings ahead of Week 16.
NFL reveals complete AFC, NFC rosters for 2021 Pro Bowl
Patrick Mahomes and Aaron Rodgers highlight the rosters for the 2021 Pro Bowl. Check out the complete AFC and NFC rosters.
RB Index, Week 15: Five most dangerous rushing teams
After a record-setting contest between the Ravens and Browns that bookended Week 14, Maurice Jones-Drew lists the five most dangerous rushing teams in the NFL right now. Plus, updated top-10 RB rankings.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 15: Building AFC, NFC Pro Bowl rosters on offense
With the 2021 Pro Bowl rosters set to be announced on Monday, Dec. 21, David Carr fills out his own ballot with deserving offensive players from each conference. Who makes the cut?
Five Goldilocks teams that COULD shake up NFL playoffs; maximizing Taysom Hill, Jalen Hurts
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks spotlights five Goldilocks teams that COULD shake up the NFL playoffs. Plus, is New Orleans better with Taysom Hill at quarterback? What should we expect from Jalen Hurts?
Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes continues to lead Pro Bowl fan voting
Kansas City quarterback Patrick Mahomes, with 261,309 votes, leads all players in balloting for the 2021 Pro Bowl.
RB Index, Week 14: Teams whose 2021 RB1 isn't on their roster
Could the Steelers be looking for a new RB1 soon? Maurice Jones-Drew lists four teams whose 2021 starting RB isn't on the roster and updates his top 10 NFL running backs.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 14: Teams whose 2021 starting QB isn't on the current roster
What's next for franchises without a true answer at the game's most important position? David Carr spotlights seven teams whose 2021 starting QB isn't on the roster. Plus, an updated ranking of the top 15 offensive players in the NFL.
RB Index, Week 13: Ezekiel Elliott, Ronald Jones among running backs I was wrong about
Maurice Jones-Drew revisits his offseason RB rankings -- and admits he whiffed on three players. Plus, one rookie running back enters the top 10 for the first time.
Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes, Vikings RB Dalvin Cook lead Players of the Month
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook and Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes led the way among the NFL's November honor roll.
Offensive Player Rankings, Week 13: Six offenses I don't trust
With playoff races heating up heading into December, David Carr lists six offenses he doesn't trust down the stretch. Plus, updated player rankings for Week 13.
NFL's top 10 players on losing teams: Chargers, Vikings fill half the rankings
Through the first three months of the 2020 NFL season, 17 teams have more Ls than Ws. But losing operations still have winning individual efforts. Nick Shook ranks the top 10 players on sub-.500 clubs.
Zimmer says Dalvin Cook's health 'is fine' after Kubiak says back is 'beat up'
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said running back Dalvin Cook's health is fine even though offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak said his back is beat up.
LaDainian Tomlinson's Top 5 RBs entering 2021
NFL Network's LaDainian Tomlinson's Top 5 running backs entering 2021.
Top 5 candidates to finish as fantasy RB1 in 2021
Marcas Grant counts down his top 5 running backs who could finish 2021 as the top scoring RB.
'NFL Fantasy Live' crew's way-too-early 2021 fantasy mock draft
The "NFL Fantasy Live" crew shares their way-too-early 2021 fantasy mock draft.
Every team's best play from a RB | 2020 NFL season
Relive the top moments from every team's top running back play from the 2020 NFL season.
Mike Zimmer on Kirk Cousins: He had a terrific year, he's 'our guy'
Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer and RB Dalvin Cook join "Good Morning Football" to discuss the Vikings' 2020 season, Kirk Cousins and Super Bowl LV.
Top 10 Vikings plays | 2020 season
See a countdown of the top 10 highlight plays made by the Minnesota Vikings in the 2020 NFL season.
Every Dalvin Cook touchdown | 2020 season
Watch every touchdown by Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook from the 2020 NFL season.
Dalvin Cook highlights | 2020 season
Watch the highlights of Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook from the 2020 NFL season.
Dalvin Cook's top three rushes over expectation | 2020 season
Check out Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook's top three rushes over expectation from the 2020 NFL season, according to Next Gen Stats.
Top 10 fantasy RBs | 2020 NFL season
Here are the top 10 scoring running backs from the 2020 NFL season, led by 377.8 from Saints RB Alvin Kamara.
Vikings vs. Saints highlights | Week 16
Watch the Minnesota Vikings vs. New Orleans Saints highlights from Week 16 of the 2020 NFL season.
Cook slices off the edge, powers through Lattimore for physical TD
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook slices off the edge, powers through Lattimore for physical TD.
Jane Slater identifies the biggest X-factors for Vikings, Saints
NFL Network's Jane Slater identifies the biggest X-factors for the Minnesota Vikings and the New Orleans Saints prior to their Week 16 matchup.
Jane Slater: Top Vikings-Saints storylines for Christmas Day game
NFL Network's Jane Slater breaks down the top storylines for the Christmas Day matchup between the Minnesota Vikings and the New Orleans Saints.
Top runs and YAC of the week | Week 15
Watch the top runs and YAC of Week 15 during the NFL 2020 season.
Introducing 2021 Pro Bowl running backs for AFC, NFC
The "NFL Total Access" crew Introduces 2021 Pro Bowl running backs for AFC, NFC.
Dalvin Cook's best runs from 132-yard game | Week 15
Watch the best runs made by Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook in his Week 15 matchup versus the Chicago Bears.
Bears vs. Vikings highlights | Week 15
Watch the game highlights of the Week 15 matchup between the Chicago Bears and the Minnesota Vikings.
Dalvin Cook crashes into the end zone on physical TD
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook rushes for a 1-yard touchdown.
Dalvin Cook explodes into secondary for 20-yard gain
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook makes a 20-yard run.
Top runs and YAC of the week | Week 14
Watch the top runs and YAC of Week 14 during the NFL 2020 season.
Vikings vs. Buccaneers highlights | Week 14
Watch the highlights from the Week 14 matchup between the Minnesota Vikings and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Dalvin Cook's best plays from 110-yard day | Week 14
Watch the best plays from Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook in his Week 14 matchup against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Dalvin Cook out-muscles Bucs defense on TD
Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook rushes for one-yard touchdown.