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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.

Xavier Woods, Mackensie Alexander & Mock Draft ...
Reviewing the defensive backs and going over a full 7-round mock.
26 min
The Vikings Traded For A Guard... Kind Of
The Vikings Acquired Mason Cole for a 6th round pick
25 min
There Are Plenty Of Free Agents Out There
Free Agency isn't quite over yet. Here's who's left.
25 min
Vikings Free Agency: A Chronology
Here's how things have gone down in the order they happened.
26 min
The Role For Patrick Peterson In The Vikings De...
And other mailbag questions.
26 min
Mock Draft Monday (Now With Trades!)
Draft season is in full swing with a little over a month to go.
26 min
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
Vikings Snag Patrick Peterson
Hopefully, he'll do some snagging himself
26 min
Stephen Released & Danielle Hunter's Discontent
We have some defensive line news to catch up on.
25 min
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
Anthony Barr Accepts Restructure & Mock Draft M...
The Vikings are clearing a lot of space on the eve of Free Agency.
27 min
Pre-Free Agency Rumor Mill Roundup
Getting our ducks in a row before the storm hits.
26 min
Vikings Cut Riley Reiff, Where Does The O Line ...
Riley Reiff released, righting wrongs retroactively
24 min
Dan Bailey's Release & Danielle Hunter's Trade ...
Special Guest Arif Hasan drops by to talk Danielle Hunter and draft priorities.
29 min
The Vikings Won't Pick up Mike Hughes' 5th Year...
And a Twitter Tuesday Mailbag!
25 min
Mock Draft Monday & What To Do If Kyle Pitts Falls
Talking about drafts, and positional value.
26 min
Stephen Weatherly Returns, But The D-Line Rebui...
Plus, some salary cap myths that need to be debunked.
25 min
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
Vikings Release Kyle Rudolph, Possible Replacem...
After 10 years, the Kyle Rudolph era has come to a ceremonious end.
26 min
Bradbury Concerns, Trading Into Round 2 & More ...
Answering your Twitter Tuesday questions!
26 min
Mock Draft Monday & Anthony Barr Won't Restructure
But what even are restructures, anyway?
25 min
Every Possible Free Agent Guard
Today we're going through that thing the Vikings need all the time.
23 min
Chad Graff Reports: No Intention To Trade Kirk ...
The Athletic's finest sits down to chat Vikings scoopage.
25 min
The Vikings Can't Stop Dooming Their Offensive ...
Plus, some J.J. Watt mitochondria discourse
25 min
A Three-Way Trade For Deshaun Watson | Twitter ...
Today's mailbag has some wild pitches in it & some of my own influences
25 min
Mock Draft Monday & The Million Dollar Strawberry
An exciting mock draft, and some comparison between free agency and strawberries.
25 min
A Plan To Acquire Dak Prescott
We're blowing up the whole operation on today's Locked On
26 min
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
How Much O-Line Does Kirk Cousins Need?
And how far are the Vikings from that?
26 min
What If The Vikings Didn't Extend Cousins Last ...
Answering your questions!
27 min
Mock Draft Monday & Cap Casualty Tinder
Swiping left or right on some possible cap casualties from other teams.
26 min
How Many Players Can The Vikings Afford To Keep?
What if we lived in a universe where the Vikings keep everyone?
23 min
BONUS EPISODE – Locked On Today – The only 20 m...
Get caught up with Locked On Today
16 min
On Paul Guenther, Klint Kubiak, and Nepotism
The Vikings make a LOT of nepotistic hires. Let's talk about that.
25 min
Free Agent Guards The Vikings Can Afford
Continuing our Mock Free Agency simulation with some actual players to target.
25 min
Klint Kubiak Officially Promoted To Offensive C...
The Vikings have their 2021 OC. Let's talk about what to expect.
25 min
Mock Draft Monday: Scheme Fits & New DB Coach K...
Let's talk about why the Vikings took a 'Bama coach
25 min
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
The Vikings Salary Cap Fixed In 3 Easy Steps
It's not hard to pay Danielle Hunter. Just pay Danielle Hunter.
27 min
Special Guest Chuck Foreman On Dalvin Cook, Ana...
Talked shop with the Ring of Honor Running Back
28 min
Cousins, 49ers Trade Rumors Swirl & A Twitter T...
Nobody is safe from the Super Bowl week rumor mill.
27 min
New WR Coach Keenan McCardell Is A Slam Dunk Hire
The Vikings made a couple staff moves, let's break them down.
25 min
Salary Cap Expert Brad Spielberger Breaks Down ...
We got the cap guy to chat Vikings cap!
27 min
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
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
Vikings Draft Needs & Bargain Bin Guard Options...
Answering your questions!
27 min
3 Possible, But Not Probable, Quarterback Trades
Pitched some really, really dumb ideas on this one
25 min
The Vikings Are On The OC Search... Again
Here's how they can mitigate the damage.
24 min
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
5 Vikings That Deserve Pardons For 2020
In the spirit of forgiveness, let's go over some Vikings that deserve a pardon.
26 min
JJ Watt & Deshaun Watson, Possible Vikings?
Some chat about draft strategy, and how to evaluate in hindsight
26 min
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
Every Pending Vikings Free Agent & What To Do W...
Today, we're taking on the whole list.
25 min
ESPN's Courtney Cronin On George Paton's Depart...
At long last, George Paton has chosen his GM destination.
28 min
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
Twitter Tuesday: Vikings Salary Cap Questions F...
Taking your salary cap questions for the coming offseason
26 min
Mock Draft Mondays: A Stud WR Falls To 14
In this hypothetical case, three of them do.
26 min
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
Pitching Candidates To Replace Gary Kubiak
From Klint Kubiak to Anthony Lynn, who should come in and call the plays?
26 min
Vikings Let Marwan Maalouf Walk
Also, Week 17 was somewhat of an audition for a lot of players. Who earned another look?
27 min
Gary Kubiak Will Reportedly Retire
And for Twitter Tuesday, your reasons that the Vikings failed in 2020.
29 min
Justin Jefferson Breaks Rookie Receiving Record...
The Vikings wrap out the season 7-9. and look on to the 2021 offseason
26 min
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
Kyle Rudolph To IR, May Pass The Tight End Torch
The longest tenured Vikings may have played his last snap in purple
24 min
The "Firing Mike Zimmer" Question
We did Twitter Tuesday a little different today.
30 min
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
Crossover Thursday: Ruining Another Saints Season
Chatting with (and bullying) Ross Jackson of Locked On Saints
29 min
The Vikings Are Running Out Of Linebackers
The estimated Tuesday injury report is, um, concerning.
26 min
Justin Jefferson & Dalvin Cook Make Pro Bowl, B...
Questioning the legitimacy of an unfortunately necessary decision.
28 min
Vikings Outmuscled By Bears, 33-27
The Vikings weren’t up to snuff. They belong among the ranks of average also-rans.
27 min
NFL Lineman Cameron Lee Explains What The Vikin...
Asked a former sparring partner of Akiem Hicks how to deal with Akiem Hicks
25 min
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
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
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
Kicking Woes Doom Vikings, Lose To Tampa 26-14
The Vikings are doing the kicker thing again. Seem familiar?
28 min
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
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
The Vikings Are Finally Using Justin Jefferson ...
Our long standing statewide nightmare is over.
26 min
Hey Look, Cameron Dantzler Is Good | Twitter Tu...
On this mailbag, we talk about the rookie corner and much, much more!
25 min
Vikings Bumble And Stumble To 27-24 Win Over Ja...
The Vikings won, somehow.
27 min
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
Crossover Thursday: Jacksonville's Plot To Get ...
It's time to talk to Jags fans about their shenanigans.
28 min
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
The Great Carolina Field Goal Conspiracy
This goes deep. Maybe all the way to the top.
25 min
Kirk Cousins Wills Vikings To 28-27 Victory Ove...
The Vikings were sloppy, but crawled away with a win.
29 min
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
The Return Of Teddy Bridgewater
Happy Thanksgiving! The prodigal Theodore has returned.
25 min
Mike Zimmer's Inexcusable Mistake Against Dallas
Zimmer out-thought himself in this one.
26 min
Adam Thielen To COVID-IR & Therapy On Twitter T...
Let's all get into a group and feel a little better
28 min
The Vikings Simply Weren't Good Enough To Beat ...
A litany of mistakes wasted a golden effort from Kirk Cousins. Shame.
25 min
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
Learning About The Cowboys On Crossover Thursday
Intro To The Cowboys 101 With Orlando Scandrick & Marcus Mosher
27 min
Vikings Defenders Who Have Stepped Up & How To ...
The Vikings had some great performances from unheralded players.
26 min
Vikings Beat Bears 19-13, Suddenly Back In Play...
The Vikings have ripped off 3 straight in the division.
26 min
Vikings-Bears Bold Predictions & Why They Cut P...
Your craziest takes, and the risk the Vikings took by cutting Elflein.
24 min
The Vikings Are A Great Matchup For Chicago, Be...
The Vikings can play their own brand of football and prosper.
26 min
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
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
Mike Zimmer Is Coaching Phenomenally
The Vikings' head coach is reminding us why the Vikings stuck by him.
27 min
Vikings, Dalvin Cook Eviscerate Soft Lions Defense
The Vikings blew out the Lions, 34-20.
28 min