NFC North Week 4: Can the Vikings Escape September in First Place?

NFC North Week 4: Can the Vikings Escape September in First Place?

The Minnesota Vikings attempt to go 3-1 against the troubled Detroit Lions, the Green Bay Packers plan a rude welcome for the New Orleans Saints and the Chicago Bears return to prime time on Monday.

 

Dropping Back In NFL History: The Dutchman’s Passing Record

Dropping Back In NFL History: The Dutchman’s Passing Record

Even with the talented quarterbacks filling the air with footballs on every Sunday the record for most passing yards in a game, set in 1951, still stands.

NFC North: Vikings Take Down 49ers, Bears Sack Rams

NFC North: Vikings Take Down 49ers, Bears Sack Rams

The Minnesota Vikings stopped the San Francisco 49ers‘ run through the division, the Chicago Bears defense dominated and the Detroit Lions ran out of miracles in overtime.

 

NFC North: Packers Ready for Fight in Seattle

NFC North: Packers Ready for Fight in Seattle

All four NFC North teams have tripped out of the starting gate this season to identical 1-1 records. It’s time for a front-runner to emerge.

 

Dropping Back In NFL History: The Replacements

Dropping Back In NFL History: The Replacements

Anyone looking for roots of the NFL owner’s stubborn insistence to play football without qualified officials should direct their gaze back 25 years.

 

Lions Out-Hit By the 49ers; Vikings Out-Lucked

Lions Out-Hit By the 49ers; Vikings Out-Lucked

The Detroit Lions played hard but couldn’t break the San Francisco 49ers‘ defense and the Minnesota Vikings left Andrew Luck 31-seconds and lost on a game ending field goal.

 

Packers Beat Bears 23-10: Nightmare Performance For Chicago Offense

Packers Beat Bears 23-10: Nightmare Performance For Chicago Offense

Jay Cutler‘s evening descended into a near Weeden-ian nightmare against the Green Bay Packers, with a performance so bad we needed to coin a new word to describe it. Green Bay won, 23-10, limiting Chicago to 168 yards and extending their domination in the series to 30 wins in the last 41 meetings.

 

NFC North: Lions, Vikings Shoot For 2-0

NFC North: Lions, Vikings Shoot For 2-0

The Chicago Bears measure their new offense against the Green Bay Packers’ standard, the Detroit Lions try again for a signature win and the Minnesota Vikings look to keep rolling.

 

Bears, Lions and Vikings Lead the Pack

Bears, Lions and Vikings Lead the Pack

The NFC North Division teams spent their opening weekend defying trends wherever they appeared.

 

Dropping Back In NFL History: Character Counts

Dropping Back In NFL History: Character Counts

Vince Lombardi was man who made such an impact in his ten seasons as a head coach that they named a trophy after him.