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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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1
Everson Griffen Is A Cowboy, But Brian O'Neill ...
The Vikings lose a veteran, but we can find salvation in surging young talent.
25 min
2
Free Agents The Vikings Could Consider
The market is still flush with talent- who could solve the Vikings' problems?
26 min
3
Kris Boyd Tape Study & Your Twitter Questions
What can Kris Boyd be in Minnesota? Starter? Backup? Let's grind some tape.
25 min
4
Cameron Smith On IR & Other Roster Notes
Let's catch up on the news of the weekend.
29 min
5
Final 53-man Roster Predictions
And 16-man practice squad, plus the four protected.
28 min
6
PJ Hall Trade Falls Through & D-Line Hot Takes
The PJ Hall thing didn't work out, but I have some scorchers about what will elsewhere.
27 min
7
Vikings Trade For DT P.J. Hall
The Vikings made a lot of roster moves, let's go through them.
27 min
8
Rick Spielman Gets Well-Deserved Extension To M...
Rick Spielman has been extended, some roster moves to catch up on, and starting to work through a 53-man prediction.
27 min
9
3 More Vikings On COVID-19/Reserve & Pre-Camp R...
Ifeadi Odenigbo, Oli Udoh and Cameron Smith are on COVID-19 Reserve.
27 min
10
Dalvin Cook Reports To Camp But Michael Pierce ...
Let's go over what all of that means.
26 min
11
The Vikings You Should Draft In Fantasy
The season is on. Let's talk about beating the snot out of our coworkers.
31 min
12
Dalvin Cook Is Confusing, But The 2020 NFL Seas...
There was a strange interaction between Mike Zimmer and Dalvin Cook this weekend.
31 min
13
Mike Zimmer Inks Multi-Year Extension
Plus, rookie signings and the stories of a couple specialists.
23 min
14
Backup Quarterback Battle Preview
Jake Browning, Sean Mannion, Nate Stanley, and how it'll all shake out
25 min
15
What The Vikings Are Doing About COVID-19
The Minnesota Vikings are leading the way for the NFL in terms of COVID-19 prevention and management. Let's chat about some of their strategies.
23 min
16
What Players Want The NFL To Do About COVID-19
Training Camp is around the corner, and the NFL seems suddenly rushed. What the players, including some Vikings, want the league to do before spinning up in Eagan.
26 min
17
Anthony Harris Extension Deadline Expires & The...
Anthony Harris will play out his tag- how bad is that?
28 min
18
Jeff Gladney: The Right Kind Of Crazy
Jeff Gladney is East Texas, win-at-all-costs crazy and it's perfect for an NFL DB.
29 min
19
How Baseball Shaped Garrett Bradbury & Vikings ...
Bradbury almost didn't even play football at all.
28 min
20
Cameron Dantzler Relishes Contact, & The Ultima...
How Cameron Dantzler learned to relish contact & more!
29 min
21
Don't Forget, Adam Thielen Is Elite
It seems like we forgot that Adam Thielen is incredible at football. What's up with that?
26 min
22
The History Of The Scandanavian Vikings
Plus, Dakota Dozier's path to the NFL.
25 min
23
Mike Zimmer & The Hot Seat Myth
Plus Marcus Sayles & Brandon Dillon's story
29 min
24
Dalvin Cookonomics
How 18th century history can inform our analysis of the Dalvin Cook holdout. Yeah, it's a weird one.
25 min
25
NFL Preseason Cut To 2 Games, And I'm Upset Abo...
I get it, but this sucks
25 min
26
Hercules Mata'afa's Play Strength
Let's talk about Hercules, and what happens when you min-max the sliders. Plus, Anthony Zettel's emotional journey.ional story.
27 min
27
How The Vikings Offense Revolutionized Itself
Under Center, Shotgun & You
26 min
28
Desmond King Trade Rumors?
Are there any legs to this?
25 min
29
James Lynch's Journey To The NFL & The Anatomy ...
Learn about the wild tales of Vikings rookie James Lynch, and then as deep of a dive as you can get into one play.
26 min
30
Pat Elflein Is Not Salvageable
Plus, the origins of Dru Samia
29 min
31
Kirk Cousins & Regression ft. Timo Riske or PFF...
Had the German Geek himself on to chat about Kirk Cousins, Play Action, and regression.
29 min
32
Irv Smith, Jr. Will Supplant Kyle Rudolph As #1...
2020: Year of the Irv
25 min
33
We Need To Talk About Gary Kubiak
I think it's time to review the Vikings' OC, and his philosophies.
26 min
34
Every Kirk Cousins Interception, Broken Down
This might be a little painful.
28 min
35
Make Running Backs Matter Again
How do we get better at leveraging good running backs?
27 min
36
Danielle Hunter & Ethical Hedonism
Buckle up, it's a weird one.
25 min
37
SPECIAL - Locked On's Black Lives Matter Roundt...
We take a momentary pause in our daily sports talk for this revealing and important special podcast episode.
87 min
38
Dalvin Cook's Holdout May Hurt Him More Than It...
It's a move that isn't without its risks
26 min
39
Dalvin Cook Is Holding Out For A Multi-Year Deal
Join me in rebuilding East Lake Street: https://www.gofundme.com/f/701707-e-lake-street-fund
27 min
40
Justin Jefferson And The Legacy That Created Him
Also Eddie Yarbrough clawing his way into the league, and the latest News & Updates
25 min
41
Mike Hughes: 2020 Breakout Candidate
There's pretty good reason to be optimistic about his chances in 2020.
27 min
42
Saying Something Just To Say You Said Something
It's a better alternative to silence, but it's okay to have higher expectations from the leaders in sports.
24 min
43
Colin Kaepernick Deserves A Shot To Make The Vi...
The combination of symbolism, and the chance to improve the team, makes all too much sense.
26 min
44
The Struggles That Alexander Mattison, Kemon Ha...
And what their experiences can teach fans.
23 min
45
Vikings Speak Out On The Death Of George Floyd
As leaders in the community, they say their piece.
25 min
46
The Best Minnesota Viking In The History Of Madden
Sat down with "ibestrafing," the Vikings representative in competitive Madden. Plus, DJ Wonnum!
26 min
47
Mike Zimmer Still Deserves His DB Whisperer Title
His reputation is well-earned.
24 min
48
Bisi Johnson vs. Tajaé Sharpe: The Battle For WR3
After Adam Thielen & Justin Jefferson, who will take the ever-important third spot?
24 min
49
Debating Dalvin Cook With Matthew Coller
A special guest on today's show!
27 min
50
James Lynch Will Take Shamar Stephen's Starting...
And stories about Harrison Hand, Oli Udoh and loyalty.
27 min
51
Your Guide To Offensive Personnel Packages & Th...
How NFL teams refer to personnel packages, and a player you may have forgotten about.
26 min
52
Anthony Harris Will Be A Viking In 2020
And the stories of Ezra Cleveland and Nevelle Clarke
23 min
53
The Vikings Aren't Switching To A 3-4
And in fact, the difference between a 3-4 and a 4-3 doesn't mean much anyways.
27 min
54
Armon Watts, Dan Chisena & Underdog Stories
Two players who are used to staying out of the spotlight
23 min
55
Justin Jefferson Is Not Just A Slot Receiver, W...
He might be better in the slot, but by no means is he confined to it
31 min
56
The 2020 Minnesota Vikings Schedule
Plus crossovers with Locked On Colts and Locked On Falcons
28 min
57
Vikings Roster Tiers & Crossover With Locked On...
Let's chat about where things stand now that most of the offseason has passed
28 min
58
Post-Draft Mailbag!
Answering your questions about the draft class, Dalvin Cook and more!
27 min
59
1-on-1 With Vikings OL Brady Aiello & Chatting ...
Had a quick chat with the young pup from Oregon, and part II of our week of AFC South crossovers
24 min
60
The UDFA Class & Crossover Week With Locked On ...
Let's talk about the rest of the Vikings draft weekend additions.
27 min
61
2020 NFL Draft Recap
Finishing up with round 7 and some overall thoughts.
26 min
62
11 Picks & 2 Trades - Vikings Day 3 Recap
Let's sort out all these new Vikings
26 min
63
Ezra Cleveland, Cameron Dantzler, And 13 Day 3 ...
Rick has achieved nirvana, and ascended into his ultimate form
27 min
64
Slick Rick Has Done It Again
Justin Jefferson, Jeff Gladney & a particularly slick trade back.
26 min
65
Cramming For The NFL Draft
If you haven't paid any attention to the NFL Draft so far, this episode is for you.
28 min
66
Late Round Sleepers From The Listeners
Learn some new names with me
31 min
67
Cornerbacks That Can Save The Vikings' Secondary
That defensive backfield needs some help. Here's the high guys that can do it.
29 min
68
Mock Draft Monday Double Header
Tyler Biadasz, a 7-round Vikings Mock and the Locked On NFL Mock Draft Special
39 min
69
OBJ Dreams Dashed, & Three More Prospects
OBJ Dreams Dashed, & Three More Prospects
26 min
70
Draft Mailbag!
Answering your questions!
28 min
71
Tarvaris Jackson Memories & WRs The Vikings Cou...
RIP Tarvaris Jackson.
33 min
72
Trading Up For Jerry Jeudy On Mock Draft Monday
Got aggressive! Come, let me explain
28 min
73
The Big 4: Wills, Wirfs, Thomas & Becton
And whether or not to trade up for one of them
25 min
74
Antoine Winfield, Jr. S Minnesota & Prospect Ra...
Let's fire off some scouting reports
25 min
75
Trae Waynes Exclusive Interview
Got Trae Waynes on the phone to talk alignments and ball skills
24 min
76
Henry Ruggs, WR Alabama & Mock Draft Monday
Let's talk about some prospects.
28 min
77
A Guide To Draft Day Trades
Trade up? Trade down? What should the Vikings do?
26 min
78
The Case For Extending Anthony Harris
Find good players. Keep good players.
30 min
79
Trevon Diggs, CB Alabama & Proactive Vs. Reacti...
A dichotomy that can help us reconcile some difficult stuff.
29 min
80
Tyler Johnson, WR Minnesota & Mock Draft Monday
The first Prospect Of The Day is one I'm sure a lot of you are familiar with.
28 min
81
Vikings Scoops With Darren Wolfson
Bringing the insider on the show.
31 min
82
Introducing The 2020 NFL Draft
Let's begin the next chapter of the offseason.
25 min
83
Vikings Trade Proposals From The Listeners
Asked you to give me some crazy trades. You didn't disappoint.
25 min
84
Moves That Could Save The Vikings Offseason
And all of the latest updates.
24 min
85
Josh Kline's Release, Michael Pierce's Signing ...
The Vikings did some surprising things on Wednesday. Let's make sense of them.
24 min
86
The Vikings Aren't In Rebuilding Mode
They aren't in win-now mode either.
31 min
87
Vikings Trade Stefon Diggs, Extend Kirk Cousins...
And even more on an eventful day 1 of NFL tampering
28 min
88
Rhodes, Joseph And Morgan Cut, A New CBA And Th...
There is a lot going on!
27 min
89
Free Agency Options To Rebuild The Secondary
Also, the NBA is suspended. Could things ripple into the NFL?
25 min
90
Compensatory Picks And How They Work
The Vikings got 3 new picks! Also, Kirk Cousins rumors and your hot takes!
30 min
91
O-Line Options For Fixing The Left Side
Shall we chat about that thing that we always have to chat about?
26 min
92
A Vikings Need Guide: Draft Or Free Agency?
The Vikings have some things on their to-do list, but should they address them in the draft or free agency?
26 min
93
A Plan To Hit The Reset Button
What if the Vikings blew it all to hell?
34 min
94
The Merits Of A Roster Teardown
Let’s get philosophical, shall we?
26 min
95
Free Agent Bargains That Fit The Vikings’ Needs
Deals, Deals, Deals!
24 min
96
NFL Combine Results The Vikings Care About
The Combine’s all wrapped up. Let’s dive in.
24 min
97
Dalvin Cook Extension Talk
And highlights from Zimmer’s combine presser.
27 min
98
A Plan To Go After Joe Thuney, Byron Jones And ...
What if the Vikings went after the Big Fish this year?
28 min
99
Everson Griffen Replacement Possibilities
Let’s just do the whole D-line while we’re at it.
24 min
100
Everson Griffen’s Departure And Its Impact
A longtime team leader may be departing. That and the ripple effects.
24 min