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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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Get Excited For Yannick Ngakoue
The Vikings have traded for star edge rusher Yannick Ngakoue.
27 min
302
Dakota Dozier Will Be A Disaster
The Vikings didn't do enough at the guard position. But you probably already know that.
26 min
303
No Vikings Fans Allowed At U.S. Bank Stadium Fo...
The first two games, at least, will now officially be played without fans in the stands.
29 min
304
Bisi Johnson Is Surging In Camp
Vikings Camp is finding itself dominated by Bisi Johnson headlines.
26 min
305
Why The Vikings Obsessively Defend Shamar Stephen
Are Andre Patterson and Eric Kendricks just gassing up their teammate, or is there something to their comments?
26 min
306
Dalvin Cook Breaks Off Contract Talks
Dalvin Cook won't be signing any extensions any time soon.
25 min
307
Pat Elflein Had A Good Day Of Practice, Does Th...
There's a double standard with training camp evaluations, but I don't think it's one that needs to change.
24 min
308
How Cameron Dantzler Could Take Holton Hill's S...
Cameron Dantlzer is off to a white hot start. Can he beat out Holton Hill?
24 min
309
Vikings Camp Is Underway: What We've Learned So...
Camp is underway, let's see what we can learn.
27 min
310
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
311
Free Agents The Vikings Could Consider
The market is still flush with talent- who could solve the Vikings' problems?
26 min
312
Kris Boyd Tape Study & Your Twitter Questions
What can Kris Boyd be in Minnesota? Starter? Backup? Let's grind some tape.
25 min
313
Cameron Smith On IR & Other Roster Notes
Let's catch up on the news of the weekend.
29 min
314
Final 53-man Roster Predictions
And 16-man practice squad, plus the four protected.
28 min
315
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
316
Vikings Trade For DT P.J. Hall
The Vikings made a lot of roster moves, let's go through them.
27 min
317
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
318
3 More Vikings On COVID-19/Reserve & Pre-Camp R...
Ifeadi Odenigbo, Oli Udoh and Cameron Smith are on COVID-19 Reserve.
27 min
319
Dalvin Cook Reports To Camp But Michael Pierce ...
Let's go over what all of that means.
26 min
320
The Vikings You Should Draft In Fantasy
The season is on. Let's talk about beating the snot out of our coworkers.
31 min
321
Dalvin Cook Is Confusing, But The 2020 NFL Seas...
There was a strange interaction between Mike Zimmer and Dalvin Cook this weekend.
31 min
322
Mike Zimmer Inks Multi-Year Extension
Plus, rookie signings and the stories of a couple specialists.
23 min
323
Backup Quarterback Battle Preview
Jake Browning, Sean Mannion, Nate Stanley, and how it'll all shake out
25 min
324
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
325
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
326
Anthony Harris Extension Deadline Expires & The...
Anthony Harris will play out his tag- how bad is that?
28 min
327
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
328
How Baseball Shaped Garrett Bradbury & Vikings ...
Bradbury almost didn't even play football at all.
28 min
329
Cameron Dantzler Relishes Contact, & The Ultima...
How Cameron Dantzler learned to relish contact & more!
29 min
330
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
331
The History Of The Scandanavian Vikings
Plus, Dakota Dozier's path to the NFL.
25 min
332
Mike Zimmer & The Hot Seat Myth
Plus Marcus Sayles & Brandon Dillon's story
29 min
333
Dalvin Cookonomics
How 18th century history can inform our analysis of the Dalvin Cook holdout. Yeah, it's a weird one.
25 min
334
NFL Preseason Cut To 2 Games, And I'm Upset Abo...
I get it, but this sucks
25 min
335
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
336
How The Vikings Offense Revolutionized Itself
Under Center, Shotgun & You
26 min
337
Desmond King Trade Rumors?
Are there any legs to this?
25 min
338
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
339
Pat Elflein Is Not Salvageable
Plus, the origins of Dru Samia
29 min
340
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
341
Irv Smith, Jr. Will Supplant Kyle Rudolph As #1...
2020: Year of the Irv
25 min
342
We Need To Talk About Gary Kubiak
I think it's time to review the Vikings' OC, and his philosophies.
26 min
343
Every Kirk Cousins Interception, Broken Down
This might be a little painful.
28 min
344
Make Running Backs Matter Again
How do we get better at leveraging good running backs?
27 min
345
Danielle Hunter & Ethical Hedonism
Buckle up, it's a weird one.
25 min
346
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.
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Dalvin Cook's Holdout May Hurt Him More Than It...
It's a move that isn't without its risks
26 min
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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
349
Justin Jefferson And The Legacy That Created Him
Also Eddie Yarbrough clawing his way into the league, and the latest News & Updates
25 min
350
Mike Hughes: 2020 Breakout Candidate
There's pretty good reason to be optimistic about his chances in 2020.
27 min
351
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
352
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
353
The Struggles That Alexander Mattison, Kemon Ha...
And what their experiences can teach fans.
23 min
354
Vikings Speak Out On The Death Of George Floyd
As leaders in the community, they say their piece.
25 min
355
The Best Minnesota Viking In The History Of Madden
Sat down with "ibestrafing," the Vikings representative in competitive Madden. Plus, DJ Wonnum!
26 min
356
Mike Zimmer Still Deserves His DB Whisperer Title
His reputation is well-earned.
24 min
357
Bisi Johnson vs. TajaƩ Sharpe: The Battle For WR3
After Adam Thielen & Justin Jefferson, who will take the ever-important third spot?
24 min
358
Debating Dalvin Cook With Matthew Coller
A special guest on today's show!
27 min
359
James Lynch Will Take Shamar Stephen's Starting...
And stories about Harrison Hand, Oli Udoh and loyalty.
27 min
360
Your Guide To Offensive Personnel Packages & Th...
How NFL teams refer to personnel packages, and a player you may have forgotten about.
26 min
361
Anthony Harris Will Be A Viking In 2020
And the stories of Ezra Cleveland and Nevelle Clarke
23 min
362
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
363
Armon Watts, Dan Chisena & Underdog Stories
Two players who are used to staying out of the spotlight
23 min
364
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
365
The 2020 Minnesota Vikings Schedule
Plus crossovers with Locked On Colts and Locked On Falcons
28 min
366
Vikings Roster Tiers & Crossover With Locked On...
Let's chat about where things stand now that most of the offseason has passed
28 min
367
Post-Draft Mailbag!
Answering your questions about the draft class, Dalvin Cook and more!
27 min
368
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
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The UDFA Class & Crossover Week With Locked On ...
Let's talk about the rest of the Vikings draft weekend additions.
27 min
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2020 NFL Draft Recap
Finishing up with round 7 and some overall thoughts.
26 min
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11 Picks & 2 Trades - Vikings Day 3 Recap
Let's sort out all these new Vikings
26 min
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Ezra Cleveland, Cameron Dantzler, And 13 Day 3 ...
Rick has achieved nirvana, and ascended into his ultimate form
27 min
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Slick Rick Has Done It Again
Justin Jefferson, Jeff Gladney & a particularly slick trade back.
26 min
374
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
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Late Round Sleepers From The Listeners
Learn some new names with me
31 min
376
Cornerbacks That Can Save The Vikings' Secondary
That defensive backfield needs some help. Here's the high guys that can do it.
29 min
377
Mock Draft Monday Double Header
Tyler Biadasz, a 7-round Vikings Mock and the Locked On NFL Mock Draft Special
39 min
378
OBJ Dreams Dashed, & Three More Prospects
OBJ Dreams Dashed, & Three More Prospects
26 min
379
Draft Mailbag!
Answering your questions!
28 min
380
Tarvaris Jackson Memories & WRs The Vikings Cou...
RIP Tarvaris Jackson.
33 min
381
Trading Up For Jerry Jeudy On Mock Draft Monday
Got aggressive! Come, let me explain
28 min
382
The Big 4: Wills, Wirfs, Thomas & Becton
And whether or not to trade up for one of them
25 min
383
Antoine Winfield, Jr. S Minnesota & Prospect Ra...
Let's fire off some scouting reports
25 min
384
Trae Waynes Exclusive Interview
Got Trae Waynes on the phone to talk alignments and ball skills
24 min
385
Henry Ruggs, WR Alabama & Mock Draft Monday
Let's talk about some prospects.
28 min
386
A Guide To Draft Day Trades
Trade up? Trade down? What should the Vikings do?
26 min
387
The Case For Extending Anthony Harris
Find good players. Keep good players.
30 min
388
Trevon Diggs, CB Alabama & Proactive Vs. Reacti...
A dichotomy that can help us reconcile some difficult stuff.
29 min
389
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
390
Vikings Scoops With Darren Wolfson
Bringing the insider on the show.
31 min
391
Introducing The 2020 NFL Draft
Let's begin the next chapter of the offseason.
25 min
392
Vikings Trade Proposals From The Listeners
Asked you to give me some crazy trades. You didn't disappoint.
25 min
393
Moves That Could Save The Vikings Offseason
And all of the latest updates.
24 min
394
Josh Kline's Release, Michael Pierce's Signing ...
The Vikings did some surprising things on Wednesday. Let's make sense of them.
24 min
395
The Vikings Aren't In Rebuilding Mode
They aren't in win-now mode either.
31 min
396
Vikings Trade Stefon Diggs, Extend Kirk Cousins...
And even more on an eventful day 1 of NFL tampering
28 min
397
Rhodes, Joseph And Morgan Cut, A New CBA And Th...
There is a lot going on!
27 min
398
Free Agency Options To Rebuild The Secondary
Also, the NBA is suspended. Could things ripple into the NFL?
25 min
399
Compensatory Picks And How They Work
The Vikings got 3 new picks! Also, Kirk Cousins rumors and your hot takes!
30 min
400
O-Line Options For Fixing The Left Side
Shall we chat about that thing that we always have to chat about?
26 min