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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
Why Chazz Surratt Should Move To Safety
Chazz Surratt has some insurmountable problems.
25 min
2
Kellen Mond Comps & O-Line Optimism On Twitter ...
Taking your questions!
26 min
3
How Kellen Mond Earns The Vikings' QB Job
This is the Kellen Mond Manifesto.
26 min
4
Mike Hughes 5th Year Option Declined & Draft We...
Plus, a Vikings UDFA tracker.
26 min
5
Vikings Target Upside On Day 3 Of The NFL Draft
Day 3 is where Rick Spielman thrives.
25 min
6
No Trades On Day 2, But Some Head Scratching Se...
I'm not a fan. Maybe that'll change.
23 min
7
Vikings Trade Down, Select LT Christian Darrisaw
An offensive lineman who can anchor. This is what you wanted, right?
25 min
8
2021 NFL Draft Day Cram Session
Everything you need to know, if you haven't paid attention at all so far.
26 min
9
The Top Eight Offensive Line Prospects
A deep dive.
29 min
10
Trade Up Or Trade Down? | Twitter Tuesday
It's the last Twitter Tuesday before the draft, here are A's to your Q's!
23 min
11
Mock Draft Monday - Two First Round Trades (And...
Today's mock draft is the final mock draft. The real thing is around the corner!
26 min
12
My Final NFL Draft Edge Rusher Rankings
For the Vikings, specifically, of course
26 min
13
Kwity Paye, Jaelan Phillips or Azeez Ojulari: W...
Comparing these three players, and planting my flag.
27 min
14
More Late-Round NFL Draft Sleepers
Do you love underrated draft players? I hope you do.
25 min
15
Your Late Round Draft Crushes | Twitter Tuesday
Going over your underrated faves
23 min
16
BONUS EPISODE: Ultimate Mock Draft 2021 Picks 1...
A sneak peek at the first episode of the Locked On Podcast Network and Audacy collaboration: The Ultimate Mock Draft 2021.
25 min
17
Mock Draft Monday - The Bottom Of The Barrel
These are getting kind of tough!
25 min
18
Who Will Fall Further Than They Should In The N...
Including your favorite Golden Gopher.
25 min
19
Is There A Kirk Cousins Replacement In This Draft?
Looking in-depth at Trey Lance, Mac Jones and Justin Fields.
25 min
20
Would You Trade Up For Penei Sewell?
There's a better-than-you-think chance this is an option available to the Vikings.
25 min
21
Lessons Learned From Our Past Draft Takes
This is a safe space where we can be wrong, come be wrong with us
25 min
22
Mock Draft Monday - Trading Down, Then Back Up
Trying to maximize my value, and filling needs as we go.
25 min
23
Forget The Concept Of BPA vs. Need
This is an old dichotomy, and I'm here to help you evolve beyond it.
25 min
24
Are We Underestimating Rashod Hill?
Wait, what if he can play?
25 min
25
The Case To Take An Edge In The First Round
The Vikings need help on the edge. Take that seriously.
26 min
26
Jeff Gladney Arrested On Assault Charge
Everything we know so far.
24 min
27
Mock Draft Monday: Is It OK To Go Guard In The ...
It's Monday, you know the drill.
25 min
28
Mackensie Alexander Is More Than Just A Slot Co...
And Jeff Gladney isn't going to be relegated to a backup role.
24 min
29
Special Guest: Minnesota Native QB Prospect Jac...
Talking about the FCF and the University of Minnesota's pro day!
22 min
30
Brady Christensen, OT BYU & Calming Thoughts On...
Life's gonna go on, it's just a depth guy.
25 min
31
Miami EDGE Jaelan Phillips & Your Mailbag Quest...
It's Twitter Tuesday!
24 min
32
Xavier Woods, Mackensie Alexander & Mock Draft ...
Reviewing the defensive backs and going over a full 7-round mock.
26 min
33
The Vikings Traded For A Guard... Kind Of
The Vikings Acquired Mason Cole for a 6th round pick
25 min
34
There Are Plenty Of Free Agents Out There
Free Agency isn't quite over yet. Here's who's left.
25 min
35
Vikings Free Agency: A Chronology
Here's how things have gone down in the order they happened.
26 min
36
The Role For Patrick Peterson In The Vikings De...
And other mailbag questions.
26 min
37
Mock Draft Monday (Now With Trades!)
Draft season is in full swing with a little over a month to go.
26 min
38
Don't Panic About The Big Kirk Cousins Deadline...
Today is a big contract day for Kirk Cousins. I promise, it'll be alright.
25 min
39
Vikings Snag Patrick Peterson
Hopefully, he'll do some snagging himself
26 min
40
Stephen Released & Danielle Hunter's Discontent
We have some defensive line news to catch up on.
25 min
41
But Why Dalvin Tomlinson?
The first hours of free agency are off to a weird start, let's try to untangle this signing.
23 min
42
Anthony Barr Accepts Restructure & Mock Draft M...
The Vikings are clearing a lot of space on the eve of Free Agency.
27 min
43
Pre-Free Agency Rumor Mill Roundup
Getting our ducks in a row before the storm hits.
26 min
44
Vikings Cut Riley Reiff, Where Does The O Line ...
Riley Reiff released, righting wrongs retroactively
24 min
45
Dan Bailey's Release & Danielle Hunter's Trade ...
Special Guest Arif Hasan drops by to talk Danielle Hunter and draft priorities.
29 min
46
The Vikings Won't Pick up Mike Hughes' 5th Year...
And a Twitter Tuesday Mailbag!
25 min
47
Mock Draft Monday & What To Do If Kyle Pitts Falls
Talking about drafts, and positional value.
26 min
48
Stephen Weatherly Returns, But The D-Line Rebui...
Plus, some salary cap myths that need to be debunked.
25 min
49
Do Not Heed Rick Spielman's Word In March
Rick Spielman said words, and I'm here to tell you to ignore them.
23 min
50
Vikings Release Kyle Rudolph, Possible Replacem...
After 10 years, the Kyle Rudolph era has come to a ceremonious end.
26 min
51
Bradbury Concerns, Trading Into Round 2 & More ...
Answering your Twitter Tuesday questions!
26 min
52
Mock Draft Monday & Anthony Barr Won't Restructure
But what even are restructures, anyway?
25 min
53
Every Possible Free Agent Guard
Today we're going through that thing the Vikings need all the time.
23 min
54
Chad Graff Reports: No Intention To Trade Kirk ...
The Athletic's finest sits down to chat Vikings scoopage.
25 min
55
The Vikings Can't Stop Dooming Their Offensive ...
Plus, some J.J. Watt mitochondria discourse
25 min
56
A Three-Way Trade For Deshaun Watson | Twitter ...
Today's mailbag has some wild pitches in it & some of my own influences
25 min
57
Mock Draft Monday & The Million Dollar Strawberry
An exciting mock draft, and some comparison between free agency and strawberries.
25 min
58
A Plan To Acquire Dak Prescott
We're blowing up the whole operation on today's Locked On
26 min
59
Do Not Trade For Jimmy Garoppolo feat. Sam Ekstrom
It's a trap, don't fall into it. With an old pal coming to join the conversation!
32 min
60
How Much O-Line Does Kirk Cousins Need?
And how far are the Vikings from that?
26 min
61
What If The Vikings Didn't Extend Cousins Last ...
Answering your questions!
27 min
62
Mock Draft Monday & Cap Casualty Tinder
Swiping left or right on some possible cap casualties from other teams.
26 min
63
How Many Players Can The Vikings Afford To Keep?
What if we lived in a universe where the Vikings keep everyone?
23 min
64
BONUS EPISODE – Locked On Today – The only 20 m...
Get caught up with Locked On Today
16 min
65
On Paul Guenther, Klint Kubiak, and Nepotism
The Vikings make a LOT of nepotistic hires. Let's talk about that.
25 min
66
Free Agent Guards The Vikings Can Afford
Continuing our Mock Free Agency simulation with some actual players to target.
25 min
67
Klint Kubiak Officially Promoted To Offensive C...
The Vikings have their 2021 OC. Let's talk about what to expect.
25 min
68
Mock Draft Monday: Scheme Fits & New DB Coach K...
Let's talk about why the Vikings took a 'Bama coach
25 min
69
The Top 3 Possible Cap Casualties
Riley Reiff, Shamar Stephen and Kyle Rudolph are popular cut suggestions. Let's go over those arguments.
25 min
70
The Vikings Salary Cap Fixed In 3 Easy Steps
It's not hard to pay Danielle Hunter. Just pay Danielle Hunter.
27 min
71
Special Guest Chuck Foreman On Dalvin Cook, Ana...
Talked shop with the Ring of Honor Running Back
28 min
72
Cousins, 49ers Trade Rumors Swirl & A Twitter T...
Nobody is safe from the Super Bowl week rumor mill.
27 min
73
New WR Coach Keenan McCardell Is A Slam Dunk Hire
The Vikings made a couple staff moves, let's break them down.
25 min
74
Salary Cap Expert Brad Spielberger Breaks Down ...
We got the cap guy to chat Vikings cap!
27 min
75
Senior Bowl Standouts & Offseason To-Do List
Today we're talking about the Senior Bowl, and drafting up a list of the things the Vikings have to take care of.
25 min
76
What A 19th Century Shipwreck Can Teach Us Abou...
In the mid '80s, a man used math to strike gold. Maybe the new Vikings OC can do the same thing.
24 min
77
Vikings Draft Needs & Bargain Bin Guard Options...
Answering your questions!
27 min
78
3 Possible, But Not Probable, Quarterback Trades
Pitched some really, really dumb ideas on this one
25 min
79
The Vikings Are On The OC Search... Again
Here's how they can mitigate the damage.
24 min
80
What Went Wrong With The Vikings Screen Game
The screens were a microcosm of the Vikings' shortcomings- here's how they can fix it.
25 min
81
5 Vikings That Deserve Pardons For 2020
In the spirit of forgiveness, let's go over some Vikings that deserve a pardon.
26 min
82
JJ Watt & Deshaun Watson, Possible Vikings?
Some chat about draft strategy, and how to evaluate in hindsight
26 min
83
The Diggs Trade: A Retrospective (& Mock Draft ...
Now that it's been a year, and the guy's in the news, let's chat about Diggs.
25 min
84
Every Pending Vikings Free Agent & What To Do W...
Today, we're taking on the whole list.
25 min
85
ESPN's Courtney Cronin On George Paton's Depart...
At long last, George Paton has chosen his GM destination.
28 min
86
Deep Dive: Can Ezra Cleveland Succeed At Left T...
On today's show, we're dedicating the whole thing to untangling the Vikings' sticky situation at left tackle.
26 min
87
Twitter Tuesday: Vikings Salary Cap Questions F...
Taking your salary cap questions for the coming offseason
26 min
88
Mock Draft Mondays: A Stud WR Falls To 14
In this hypothetical case, three of them do.
26 min
89
Why The Vikings Should Let Eric Wilson Walk
I've been parroting this point for a while. Time to lay out the case.
25 min
90
Pitching Candidates To Replace Gary Kubiak
From Klint Kubiak to Anthony Lynn, who should come in and call the plays?
26 min
91
Vikings Let Marwan Maalouf Walk
Also, Week 17 was somewhat of an audition for a lot of players. Who earned another look?
27 min
92
Gary Kubiak Will Reportedly Retire
And for Twitter Tuesday, your reasons that the Vikings failed in 2020.
29 min
93
Justin Jefferson Breaks Rookie Receiving Record...
The Vikings wrap out the season 7-9. and look on to the 2021 offseason
26 min
94
It's Time To Try Ezra Cleveland At Left Tackle
And on Crossover Thursday, Matt Dery and I compare notes from our equally disastrous seasons.
26 min
95
Kyle Rudolph To IR, May Pass The Tight End Torch
The longest tenured Vikings may have played his last snap in purple
24 min
96
The "Firing Mike Zimmer" Question
We did Twitter Tuesday a little different today.
30 min
97
52 Points Allowed: A Christmas Day Catastrophe
The Saints took the Vikings to the cleaners. Let's pick ourselves up off the pavement.
27 min
98
Crossover Thursday: Ruining Another Saints Season
Chatting with (and bullying) Ross Jackson of Locked On Saints
29 min
99
The Vikings Are Running Out Of Linebackers
The estimated Tuesday injury report is, um, concerning.
26 min
100
Justin Jefferson & Dalvin Cook Make Pro Bowl, B...
Questioning the legitimacy of an unfortunately necessary decision.
28 min