Minnesota Vikings Chat’s take on the first 2010 regular season matchup of the Vikings vs. the Detroit Lions at Mall of America Field at the Metrodome.
Minnesota Vikings Chat runs down the strengths and weaknesses of this week’s opponent, the Detroit Lions.
It looks like rookie cornerback Chris Cook could be good to go for Sunday. If he is, he’ll face a tough challenge for his first-ever regular season NFL game because it’s likely the 6’2″, 212 lbs. Cook will be matched up against the Lions’ monster receiver, Calvin Johnson, who stands 6’5″ and weighs 236 lbs.
The Vikings didn’t get Vincent Jackson but neither did anyone else and it wasn’t for a lack of trying.
A photograph of Playboy model, reality-TV star, and Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Hank Baskett’s wife, Kendra Wilkinson.
Today we get to see just how “all in” the Wilfs are with regard to getting this team to the Super Bowl. Will they pull the trigger and sign Vincent Jackson?
The Vikings just signed Hank Baskett off the waiver wire after the Philadelphia Eagles released him to make room for another player. Baskett was originally signed by the Vikings as an undrafted free agent. He was then traded to the Eagles for receiver Billy McMullen. Hank Baskett 87 yard touchdown reception against the Dallas Cowboys. […]