Kryptonite Crushes Superman — Vikings Smother Conference Champs

Vikings Training Camp 2016 - 009

In the past two weeks, the Minnesota Vikings faced off against the past two NFL league MVPs. In the past two weeks, the Vikings defense has made both look pedestrian. The Vikings made the pair look like Cleveland Brown quarterbacks.

These two quarterbacks are on their way to the HOF (if Cam stays on his current trajectory of greatness), and both looked disheveled, intimated and confused versus the Vikings defense. The two quarterbacks combined for two rushing touchdowns, one passing touchdown, four interceptions, three fumbles and were sacked a total of 13 times.

This. Defense. Is. For. Real.

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Goodbye Jared Allen — You Will Be Missed

Jared Allen - Legendary Sack - Eli Manning - 2013

The future of Jared Allen was hanging in the balance after the Minnesota Vikings concluded their abysmal 2013 season — needing a new contract, the Vikings and their fans awaited Allen’s decision (despite most of us knowing he would not be back). On Saturday night, the four-time All-Pro announced he would not be returning to the Vikings. I want to take this moment to thank Jared Allen for all the memories (one of my favorites is above) and wish him the best.

While the news is sad for those who root for the purple, this is the best move for both Allen and the team.

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