Minnesota Vikings make decision on Dalvin Cook’s availability for Thursday Night Football

According to a report from Adam Schefter, the Minnesota Vikings have made a decision on Dalvin Cook’s availability for their Thursday Night Football matchup against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Schefter is reporting that “Cook will play tonight vs. the Steelers with a shoulder harness, just as he did vs. the Saints in a January 2020 wild-card … Read more

Detroit Lions officially catch huge break against Minnesota Vikings

We suspected it was coming but it has now been made official that the Minnesota Vikings will be without one of their biggest offensive threats when they take on the Detroit Lions. According to a report from Adam Schefter, Vikings RB Dalvin Cook has officially been ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Lions. This … Read more

Minnesota Vikings react to RB Dalvin Cook’s allegations of domestic abuse

ESPN’s Adam Schefter recently reported that Minnesota Vikings RB Dalvin Cook was the victim of domestic abuse as well as an extortion attempt. He wrote: “An incident occurred over one year ago, when a female US Military Sergeant used a stolen garage door opener to enter Cook’s home and attack a guest of Cook’s and … Read more

Adam Schefter reports unfortunate news regarding Minnesota Vikings RB Dalvin Cook

According to a report from Adam Schefter, Minnesota Vikings RB Dalvin Cook is the victim of domestic abuse and extortion. Cook’s agent Zach Hiller says there’s pending litigation. Stay tuned. Minnesota Vikings’ RB Dalvin Cook is the victim of domestic abuse and extortion – there’s pending litigation, according to his agent Zac Hiller. — Adam … Read more

Huge news out of Minnesota could cost Detroit Lions a top 10 pick

For those of you rooting for the Detroit Lions to lose their final game of the season (Sunday vs. the Vikings) so that they can secure the highest draft pick possible, this news will chap your behind. According to a report from Courtney Cronin, Minnesota Vikings all-world RB Dalvin Cook will not play on Sunday … Read more

Report: Minnesota Vikings signing RB Dalvin Cook to big extension

With just one day before the first Sunday of the 2020 season, the Minnesota Vikings are reportedly signing RB Dalvin Cook to a five-year, $63 million contract extension. Embed from Getty Images Vikings’ RB Dalvin Cook is signing a five-year, $63 million deal, per sources. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 12, 2020 Cook, who is … Read more

Report: Minnesota Vikings will be without WR Adam Thielen vs. Detroit Lions

The Detroit Lions are dealing with several injuries, notably their starting quarterback Matthew Stafford, as they head into their divisional matchup this afternoon against the Minnesota Vikings. But the Vikings are dealing with a few banged up bodies of their own. Per ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Minnesota wide receiver Adam Thielen is listed as doubtful and … Read more

What the Minnesota Vikings are saying in advance of their Week 7 matchup vs. the Detroit Lions

Embed from Getty Images If you’re a Detroit Lions fan, Week 6 is hard to put behind you. The Lions’ devastating loss to the Green Bay Packers is proof that while a football team can be doing everything right, it’s someone else who does something wrong that screws them in the end. However, we’re moving … Read more

LaDainian Tomlinson says Lions’ Ameer Abdullah needs sidekick

The Detroit Lions ranked 30th in the league in rushing in 2016. Only the St. Louis Rams and the Minnesota Vikings rushed for fewer yards on the season. The Lions 3.7 yards per rushing attempt ranked 6th worst in the NFL. Detroit needs help on the offensive line but many believe they also need help in … Read more

3 Reasons why Michigan will humiliate the Seminoles

For the second year in a row, Michigan’s bowl game takes them to Florida to face an in-state school in their backyard. This time it’s Florida State that has the honors of getting embarrassed while the entire country watches Michigan cap the season with a statement game. Last year’s 41-7 assaulting of Florida came at … Read more

W2W4: Top 5 College Football Games, Week 6

Even though Michigan State has faltered lately and the Michigan Wolverines FINALLY have a road game, albeit a pedestrian game against Rutgers, there are still going to be some games that are ‘must-see TV’ this weekend. We’ve got you covered here at Detroit Sports Nation with a snapshot of the five most interesting games this coming weekend. Click through and tell … Read more

W2W4: Top 5 college football games across the country this weekend

It’s finally that time of year. Yes! It is college football season! After what seemed like a long Summer without football, the college game kicks of its season with one of the most anticipated slate of games in recent memory. In total, there are four top-25 match-ups on the docket this weekend. If you’re asking … Read more

2016 Conference Preview: ACC

Last season, the Atlantic Coast Conference sent nine teams to bowl games, ten games in total with the Clemson Tigers being the representative in the College Football Playoff. Riding an undefeated regular season into the National Semifinals, they made quick work of the Oklahoma Sooners down in Miami before coming up short in the national championship game … Read more

Top 5 Heisman Trophy Candidates for the 2016 CFB season

[tps_header] The 2016-17 college football season is shaping up to be a year of football we will never forget. With traditional powers topping the rankings, intense rivalries with some element of revenge added in, and the always-controversial College Football Playoff Committee, next year’s installment of college football will be nothing short of exciting and thrilling. … Read more