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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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The Vikings Salary Cap Fixed In 3 Easy Steps
It's not hard to pay Danielle Hunter. Just pay Danielle Hunter.
27 min
102
Special Guest Chuck Foreman On Dalvin Cook, Ana...
Talked shop with the Ring of Honor Running Back
28 min
103
Cousins, 49ers Trade Rumors Swirl & A Twitter T...
Nobody is safe from the Super Bowl week rumor mill.
27 min
104
New WR Coach Keenan McCardell Is A Slam Dunk Hire
The Vikings made a couple staff moves, let's break them down.
25 min
105
Salary Cap Expert Brad Spielberger Breaks Down ...
We got the cap guy to chat Vikings cap!
27 min
106
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
107
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
108
Vikings Draft Needs & Bargain Bin Guard Options...
Answering your questions!
27 min
109
3 Possible, But Not Probable, Quarterback Trades
Pitched some really, really dumb ideas on this one
25 min
110
The Vikings Are On The OC Search... Again
Here's how they can mitigate the damage.
24 min
111
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
112
5 Vikings That Deserve Pardons For 2020
In the spirit of forgiveness, let's go over some Vikings that deserve a pardon.
26 min
113
JJ Watt & Deshaun Watson, Possible Vikings?
Some chat about draft strategy, and how to evaluate in hindsight
26 min
114
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
115
Every Pending Vikings Free Agent & What To Do W...
Today, we're taking on the whole list.
25 min
116
ESPN's Courtney Cronin On George Paton's Depart...
At long last, George Paton has chosen his GM destination.
28 min
117
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
118
Twitter Tuesday: Vikings Salary Cap Questions F...
Taking your salary cap questions for the coming offseason
26 min
119
Mock Draft Mondays: A Stud WR Falls To 14
In this hypothetical case, three of them do.
26 min
120
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
121
Pitching Candidates To Replace Gary Kubiak
From Klint Kubiak to Anthony Lynn, who should come in and call the plays?
26 min
122
Vikings Let Marwan Maalouf Walk
Also, Week 17 was somewhat of an audition for a lot of players. Who earned another look?
27 min
123
Gary Kubiak Will Reportedly Retire
And for Twitter Tuesday, your reasons that the Vikings failed in 2020.
29 min
124
Justin Jefferson Breaks Rookie Receiving Record...
The Vikings wrap out the season 7-9. and look on to the 2021 offseason
26 min
125
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
126
Kyle Rudolph To IR, May Pass The Tight End Torch
The longest tenured Vikings may have played his last snap in purple
24 min
127
The "Firing Mike Zimmer" Question
We did Twitter Tuesday a little different today.
30 min
128
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
129
Crossover Thursday: Ruining Another Saints Season
Chatting with (and bullying) Ross Jackson of Locked On Saints
29 min
130
The Vikings Are Running Out Of Linebackers
The estimated Tuesday injury report is, um, concerning.
26 min
131
Justin Jefferson & Dalvin Cook Make Pro Bowl, B...
Questioning the legitimacy of an unfortunately necessary decision.
28 min
132
Vikings Outmuscled By Bears, 33-27
The Vikings weren’t up to snuff. They belong among the ranks of average also-rans.
27 min
133
NFL Lineman Cameron Lee Explains What The Vikin...
Asked a former sparring partner of Akiem Hicks how to deal with Akiem Hicks
25 min
134
Chicago Crossover Thursday: Funnier Than They A...
On this Crossover Thursday, we'll chat with Locked On Bears about two similarly unreliable teams.
27 min
135
Vikings, Go Home Until You Can Call A Play Corr...
The Vikings have some catastrophic issues. The don't belong in relevance until they fix them.
25 min
136
Twitter Tuesday: Is 2020 A Rebuilding Year?
If we look at 2020 as a rebuilding year, does that make it easier to swallow?
26 min
137
Kicking Woes Doom Vikings, Lose To Tampa 26-14
The Vikings are doing the kicker thing again. Seem familiar?
28 min
138
How The Vikings Can Make It Hard For Tom Brady
Tom Brady doesn't have the arm he used to. We can exploit that.
27 min
139
How Hard Will It Be To Beat Tom Brady? Crossove...
Is Brady washed? Is the Bucs defense still good? Let's get to know our next foes.
28 min
140
The Vikings Are Finally Using Justin Jefferson ...
Our long standing statewide nightmare is over.
26 min
141
Hey Look, Cameron Dantzler Is Good | Twitter Tu...
On this mailbag, we talk about the rookie corner and much, much more!
25 min
142
Vikings Bumble And Stumble To 27-24 Win Over Ja...
The Vikings won, somehow.
27 min
143
Here's How The Vikings Avoid Losing To Jacksonv...
There's a world where the Vikings blow this. Here's how they avoid that.
26 min
144
Crossover Thursday: Jacksonville's Plot To Get ...
It's time to talk to Jags fans about their shenanigans.
28 min
145
Here's What's Wrong With The Vikings Run Defense
It's not necessarily poor play. The Vikings might be doomed from the get-go.
28 min
146
The Great Carolina Field Goal Conspiracy
This goes deep. Maybe all the way to the top.
25 min
147
Kirk Cousins Wills Vikings To 28-27 Victory Ove...
The Vikings were sloppy, but crawled away with a win.
29 min
148
How To Get Justin Jefferson More Targets Agains...
There are some exploits in the Panthers' defense the Vikings can use to get their rookie more involved.
28 min
149
The Return Of Teddy Bridgewater
Happy Thanksgiving! The prodigal Theodore has returned.
25 min
150
Mike Zimmer's Inexcusable Mistake Against Dallas
Zimmer out-thought himself in this one.
26 min
151
Adam Thielen To COVID-IR & Therapy On Twitter T...
Let's all get into a group and feel a little better
28 min
152
The Vikings Simply Weren't Good Enough To Beat ...
A litany of mistakes wasted a golden effort from Kirk Cousins. Shame.
25 min
153
Stefanski Showed Us How To Beat The Cowboys
There are a lot of ways to beat the Cowboys, to be fair. Hope the Vikings can find one.
26 min
154
Learning About The Cowboys On Crossover Thursday
Intro To The Cowboys 101 With Orlando Scandrick & Marcus Mosher
27 min
155
Vikings Defenders Who Have Stepped Up & How To ...
The Vikings had some great performances from unheralded players.
26 min
156
Vikings Beat Bears 19-13, Suddenly Back In Play...
The Vikings have ripped off 3 straight in the division.
26 min
157
Vikings-Bears Bold Predictions & Why They Cut P...
Your craziest takes, and the risk the Vikings took by cutting Elflein.
24 min
158
The Vikings Are A Great Matchup For Chicago, Be...
The Vikings can play their own brand of football and prosper.
26 min
159
The Vikings Have To Kick The Soldier Field Curse
The stadium in Chicago has not been kind to the Vikings. Time to conquer our demons.
28 min
160
Jeff Gladney's Very Good Day Against Detroit
The Vikings rookie had a great day- and other insights from the film review of Vikings 34, Lions 20.
28 min
161
Mike Zimmer Is Coaching Phenomenally
The Vikings' head coach is reminding us why the Vikings stuck by him.
27 min
162
Vikings, Dalvin Cook Eviscerate Soft Lions Defense
The Vikings blew out the Lions, 34-20.
28 min
163
Everson Griffen's Hilarious Feud With Zimmer; Y...
The Ex-Viking had some thoughts to share.
26 min
164
Stafford On COVID-IR, Will He Play? Crossover T...
Is Stafford going to make it through COVID Protocols on time?
27 min
165
How Dalvin Cook Toasted The Packers
Breaking down the Packers tape, and basking in the win.
27 min
166
Draft Impact Of Beating Green Bay & Your Twitte...
And a manifesto on Time Of Possession.
27 min
167
Vikings Stun Packers 28-22, Overcoming Weather ...
The Vikings pulled out every stop they had to score a fluky victory over their Eastern brethren.
28 min
168
Fatal Mistakes The Vikings Can't Afford To Make...
The Packers have had the Vikings' number lately- here's how they can stem the tide.
25 min
169
Dalvin Cook Returns, Dantlzer On COVID-IR & Cro...
The Wednesday injury report had some good news and some bad news.
28 min
170
How To Survive A Kirk Cousins Catastrophe
Cousins can throw games away, but there are some things the Vikings can do about this.
28 min
171
Pat Elflein & Troy Dye Activated From IR & Your...
The Vikings add a cornerback and get some fresh legs back from injured reserve.
27 min
172
How A Kirk Cousins Trade Could Work
If the Vikings wanted to unload that Cousins contract, could they do it right now?
25 min
173
Vikings Trade Yannick Ngakoue & Danielle Hunter...
The Vikings' defense took some hits on Thursday.
25 min
174
Bryant McKinnie On O-Line Communication, Viking...
A 1-on-1 with former Vikings Pro Bowler Bryant McKinnie
25 min
175
Rumor: The Vikings Aren't Considering Firing Mi...
Despite everything, they're standing pat for now.
27 min
176
A Vikings Rooting Guide For Draft Position & Gr...
If you want to draft a quarterback, who should we be rooting for?
28 min
177
Vikings Torn Apart By 0-5 Atlanta, Who Is To Bl...
We have to have a long, hard talk.
28 min
178
Can It Get Worse Than Dru Samia?
For better or worse, we might find out.
24 min
179
Crossover Thursday With Locked On Falcons
Will Dan Quinn's firing provide the Falcons a spark?
28 min
180
Sunday Night Was A Mike Zimmer Masterpiece
Zimmer called his best game of the season, only rivaled by the playoff win last year.
28 min
181
Here's What's Wrong With Dru Samia & Your Twitt...
Dru Samia has been abysmal. Here's the root of the problem.
26 min
182
Vikings Blow It Again In 27-26 Gut Puncher
The Vikings lose in Seattle despite dominating in several categories.
28 min
183
How The Seahawks Win Deep & Your Bold Predictions
The Seahawks are good, and the Vikings will have to keep up.
26 min
184
Garrett Bradbury's Improvement & Crossover Thur...
The Vikings' 2019 1st round pick is coming into his own.
27 min
185
Key Stats That Define The Vikings' Win Over Hou...
Cousins' aggressiveness is often misrepresented. Let's chat about that.
24 min
186
The Vikings Use Less Prevent Defense Than It Lo...
The defense has problems, but this isn't one of them
28 min
187
Vikings Outcoach The Texans, Win 31-23 In Houston
The Vikings seemed like a team that did their howework on their opponent, and it paid off.
25 min
188
Vikings-Texans Preview & Your Boldest Predictions
Or, at least the best we can approximate.
25 min
189
Crossover Thursday With Locked On Texans
Checking in with Coty and John at Locked On Texans
28 min
190
Vikings Shut Down Facility Over COVID-19 Concerns
A few Titans played Sunday's game while positive for COVID-19, so it's time to put the protocols to the test.
28 min
191
Twitter Tuesday: What If Eric Bienemy Took Over...
What would the best offensive staff in the NFL change about the Vikings?
25 min
192
Vikings Fall To 0-3; Is Kirk Cousins To Blame?
The Vikings lose 31-30 to the Titans. Stick a fork in 'em.
28 min
193
Vikings Sign LB Todd Davis & Your Bold Titans-V...
The Vikings bring in an emergency vet for an emergency situation.
24 min
194
A 9-Year NFL Vet On How To Fix The Vikings' Cor...
Former NFL cornerback Denard Walker talks about what it's like to struggle in the secondary.
35 min
195
The Problem With The Vikings' Passing Attack
Diagnosing what's gone wrong from last year to now
26 min
196
Anthony Barr On IR, The Curse Of 0-2 & Twitter ...
Barr's season is over and the Vikings are 0-2 for the first time since 2013. How doomed does that make them?
27 min
197
Vikings Fall To 0-2, Should They Tank For Trevor?
The Vikings lose 28-11 in Indianapolis.
29 min
198
Pat Elflein On IR, How To Defend The Colts, And...
Breaking down the Colts matchup and tossing in some spicy takes.
27 min
199
Dalvin Cook's Contract Breakdown & Crossover Th...
The Cook deal is a lot more team-friendly than it initially appears.
31 min
200
What Happened To Mike Zimmer's Blitzes?
A deep dive into the Vikings' 43-34 loss to Green Bay.
25 min