Week 6 fantasy football matchups for NFL 2021 season
NFL.com's Michael F. Florio breaks down the best and toughest fantasy matchups for Week 6 of the 2021 NFL season.
Mike Zimmer: Vikings put up their 'best offensive performance' in eight years in win over Seahawks
Mike Zimmer is in the midst of his eighth season in Minnesota and has taken the Vikings to the playoffs three times. Sunday's 30-17 victory over the Seattle Seahawks is the best the veteran coach has seen his offense play.
2021 NFL Fantasy Football Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 1: Wide receivers
You have lineup questions. We have answers. At least we hope. Start 'Em, Sit 'Em is back for the 2021 NFL season.
Top 10 red-zone threats entering 2021 NFL season
Aaron Rodgers and Davante Adams both sizzle inside the opposition's 20-yard line, but which player lands atop Steve Smith Sr.'s list of the top 10 red-zone threats heading into the 2021 season?
Top 100 Players of 2021, Nos. 80-71: Baker Mayfield returns to list
It's that time of year again, when NFL players cast their votes to identify the best in the league heading into the 2021 NFL season.
Top 10 undrafted players entering 2021 NFL season
Who are the best undrafted players in the NFL right now? Shaun O'Hara, who went from undrafted rookie to three-time Pro Bowler during his career, reveals his ranking of the top 10 players that entered the league as free agents.
Vikings sign former Jaguars WR Dede Westbrook
The expected addition of Dede Westbrook to the Vikings receiving corps has come to fruition.
NFC North training camp preview: Will Justin Fields show out? Will Aaron Rodgers show up?
Will Justin Fields force the Bears to start him? Will Aaron Rodgers force the Packers to trade him? And who DOESN'T have cornerback questions in the NFC North? Tom Blair provides a training camp preview for the division, with position battles and key players to watch across all four rosters.
Which franchise could win first Super Bowl in 2021 NFL season? Bills, Browns Titans top list
The NBA's conference finals are chock-full of new blood. This got Adam Schein thinking about the 12 NFL teams that have never won a Super Bowl. Who has the best chance to hoist that first Lombardi Trophy at the end of the 2021 season? Check out the rankings.
Top five pass-catching tandems in the NFL; Cowboys' offense worthy of the hype
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks unveils his ranking of the NFL's top five pass-catching tandems in the wake of the Julio Jones trade. Plus, why the confidence of one key Cowboys player is justified and a look at how the Vikings could bounce back on defense.
Next Gen Stats' top 10 pass catchers of 2020: Stefon Diggs and Davante Adams rank high, but not No. 1 ...
Nick Shook ranks the top 10 pass catchers of the 2020 season using Next Gen Stats. Davante Adams predictably makes the list, but he's not the top Packer. Yep, No. 1 is sure to surprise ...
Vikings coach Keenan McCardell: Adam Thielen, Justin Jefferson similar to me, Jimmy Smith
New Vikings WRs coach Keenan McCardell knows a thing or two about great receiving duos, and he sees something familiar in Adam Thielen and Justin Jefferson.
Five Goldilocks teams that COULD shake up NFL playoffs; maximizing Taysom Hill, Jalen Hurts
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks spotlights five Goldilocks teams that COULD shake up the NFL playoffs. Plus, is New Orleans better with Taysom Hill at quarterback? What should we expect from Jalen Hurts?
Wednesday's NFL injury and roster news for Week 13
Adam Thielen is back from his one-week absence. The Vikings announced they have activated the WR from the reserve/COVID-19 list. Here's other news, injuries and transactions we're tracking on Wednesday.
2020 NFL playoff picture: Seven fringe teams I'm not counting out
Can Philip Rivers' Colts push their way into the playoffs? Will Kyler Murray's Cardinals stop their skid? Gil Brandt eyes fringe teams he's not counting out.
Vikings will 'wait and see' if Adam Thielen can play vs. Panthers
Vikings coach Mike Zimmer told reporters they'll have to wait and see if Adam Thielen can play against the Panthers.
Vikings place WR Adam Thielen on reserve/COVID-19 list
The Vikings will be without one of their best offensive weapons for an uncertain length of time. Minnesota announced Monday they have placed wide receiver Adam Thielen on the reserve/COVID-19 list.
NFL stats and records, Week 11: Mahomes, Henry save best for last
Every week the NFL Media Research team puts together the best notes from Sunday's slate of games. Here are the top nuggets from Week 11.
Adam Thielen, Derrick Henry among top 10 red-zone weapons
Nick Shook eyes the top 10 red-zone weapons in the NFL through a Next Gen Stats prism. Where do Adam Thielen and Derrick Henry sit?
NFL's best deep threats: DK Metcalf, Michael Gallup lead top 10
Who are the best deep threats in the NFL right now? Nick Shook reveals his top 10, a list that includes three rookies.
Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 2: Wide receivers
Start 'Em & Sit 'Em is the ultimate weekly look at NFL matchups and how they'll affect your fantasy football team. Adam Rank takes you on this week's fantastic voyage of who should be in and who should be out.
Training Camp Buzz: Chiefs hoist championship flag commemorating Super Bowl LIV win
The Chiefs commemorated their memorable Super Bowl LIV win on a rainy Saturday afternoon by raising their championship flag in front of 5,000 season ticket holders inside Arrowhead Stadium.
Vikings sign first-round picks Justin Jefferson, Jeff Gladney
The Minnesota Vikings' first-round picks are now under contract. WR Justin Jefferson and CB Jeff Gladney signed their rookie contracts Thursday.
Thielen 'excited' about Vikings' WR depth after Diggs trade
The Vikings' trade of Stefon Diggs this offseason left Adam Thielen and a bunch of question marks in Minnesota's receiver room. Thielen explains why he believes the group could surprise in 2020.
NFC North training camp preview: Packers aim to repeat; Vikings reload
Can the Packers repeat last year's success despite entering with a familiar unanswered question? How will an infusion of young talent affect the Vikings? Grant Gordon examines all four NFC North teams ahead of training camp, identifying position battles, strengths and weaknesses for each.
Next Gen Stats: Kirk Cousins' 5 most improbable completions | Week 6
Watch Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins' five most improbable completions from the Week 6 win over the Carolina Panthers, according to Next Gen Stats.
Adam Thielen's best catches from 112-yard game | Week 6
Watch Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen's best catches from 112-yard game in Week 6 of the 2021 NFL season.
Can't-Miss Play: Cousins fits TD into impossible window
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins fits TD into impossible window.
Cousins and Thielen connect for 35-yard gain
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins and wide receiver Adam Thielen connect for 35-yard gain.
Vikings' thrilling comeback win in Week 5 | Baldy's Breakdowns
NFL analyst Brian Baldinger breaks down the Minnesota Vikings exciting come-from-behind win over the Detroit Lions in Week 5.
Vikings' game-winning drive win probabilities in Week 5 | Next Gen Stats
Watch the Minnesota Vikings' game-winning drive from Week 5 of the 2021 season as their win probability fluctuates.
Cousins lofts 19-yard pass over middle to Thielen
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins lofts 19-yard pass over middle to wide receiver Adam Thielen.
Vikings' top 5 plays through quarter mark of 2021 season | Next Gen Stats
Watch the Minnesota Vikings' top 5 plays from the first quarter mark of the 2021 season, according to Next Gen Stats.
Adam Thielen elevates for critical third-down grab over the middle
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen elevates for critical third-down grab over the middle.
Adam Thielen gets up to snag tough third-down TD grab
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen snags a tough third-down catch for a touchdown.
Players to trade for, away in Week 3 | 'NFL Fantasy Live'
NFL Network's Cynthia Frelund, Marcas Grant, Michael F. Florio and Patrick Claybon highlight players you should trade for or away in fantasy football in Week 3.
Kirk Cousins pinpoints Adam Thielen on 15-yard sideline laser
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins pinpoints wide receiver Adam Thielen on 15-yard sideline laser.
Cousins finds Thielen for open TD after CB in coverage falls down
Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins finds wide receiver Adam Thielen for open TD after CB in coverage falls down
Vikings' offense showed promise in Week 1 | Baldy's Breakdowns
NFL analyst Brian Baldinger breaks down some strengths of the Minnesota Vikings offense in Week 1 of the 2021 season.
Every Adam Thielen catch from 2-TD game | Week 1
Watch every catch from Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen's 2-TD game in Week 1.
Adam Thielen leaves DB in the dust on 24-yard TD catch and run
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen leaves DB in the dust on 24-yard TD catch and run.
Adam Thielen's route leaves CB in the dirt on quick TD
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen's route leaves CB in the dirt on quick TD.
Adam Thielen's contested 12-yard sideline grab moves chains
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen's contested 12-yard sideline grab moves chains.
Completion probability explained | Next Gen Stats
Next Gen Stats and AWS are going beyond the traditional box score when it comes to evaluating the passing game. Completion Probability leverages player-tracking data and machine-learning to answer the question: what are the chances a pass will be completed based on the many unique factors of the play?
Players we're avoiding in 2021 drafts | 'NFL Fantasy Live'
'NFL Fantasy Live' crew shares the players they are avoiding in 2021 drafts.
Colts vs. Vikings highlights | Preseason Week 2
Watch the highlights of the 2021 preseason Week 2 matchup between the Indianapolis Colts and the Minnesota Vikings.
'Top 100 Players of 2021': Adam Thielen | No. 80
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen has been voted as the No. 80 player in the NFL on the "Top 100 Players of 2021" rankings.
James Jones' Top 3 WR duos entering '21 | 'NFL Total Access'
NFL Network's James Jones details his top three wide receiver duos entering the 2021 NFL season.
Mike Rob, Willie McGinest share their top three tandems
NFL Network's Mike Rob and Willie McGinest share their top three tandems heading into the 2021 NFL season.