Draft in-depth: CB Dre Kirkpatrick

There are physical traits of Dre Kirkpatrick's game would seem to make him a natural replacement for Cedric Griffin, but what does NFL Scouting think of the Alabama cornerback that is set to visit the Vikings? There are aspects that make him a great fit and then there are concerns.

D'ANDRE "Dre" LAWAN KIRKPATRICK
Cornerback
University of Alabama Crimson Tide
#21
6:01.5-186
Gadsden, Alabama
Gadsden City High School

OVERVIEW

One of college football's elite zone coverage defenders, Dre Kirkpatrick is a hard-hitting defensive back who gets excellent elevation, to go with impeccable timing and good arm extension to compete for the thrown ball at its highest point. While he might not be a natural hands catcher to secure the interception, he will combat the receiver to reach around and deflect the ball, rather than have his man come up with the catch.

Kirkpatrick's physical and aggressive style of play has led to injury issues, but he is the type that plays until the whistle and willingly sacrifices his body to make the play. Unlike most "elite" players, he does not mind getting his uniform "dirty" and was one of the top "gunners" on the kickoff units in the Southeastern Conference.

While Kirkpatrick lacks the blazing speed to recover when beaten and is not the most instinctive player on the field (prone to eyeing the quarterback too long), his keen zone instincts could see him convert to safety at the pro level. Where the ‘Bama defender excels the most is his natural power that he delivers behind his hits, as the zone defender is a strong force stepping up in the box to challenge the ball carriers attempting to turn the corners.

The junior is well-known for knocking receivers out of bounds with his strong hands and has really developed into a dangerous blitzer. When taking on the opponent after the catch, his main priority is to hit with authority and do whatever he can to create the turnover, as he uses his hands effectively in attempts to strip the ball from his man.

Kirkpatrick is very good at challenging receivers at the line of scrimmage, getting into the opponent's jersey in attempts to reroute and jam. He has the fluid hip snap to come out of his backpedal with no wasted steps, but has to improve his second gear, as he is susceptible to double moves and pick plays, losing relationship with the opponent when the receiver gets behind him (trails too far back on crossing routes).

Prior to joining the Crimson Tide program, Kirkpatrick was rated as one of the top overall players in the 2009 recruiting class, placing fourth overall among the nation's recruit, according to ESPNU-150, as he was rated eleventh on the Rivals.com Top 100 squad. The Parade, USA Today, U.S. Army, EA Sports and Super Prep All-American selection was regarded as the top cornerback in the nation by ESPN and Rivals.com.

Scout.com rated Kirkpatrick fifth in the nation among cornerback recruits while Rivals rated him the second-best player in the state of Alabama. A member of the Alabama Sports Writers Association's Super 12 team and a first-team All-State selection by the ASWA and the Birmingham News, he was also selected the ASWA Back of the Year in 2008 and he was also a two-time All-State player after first earning recognition as a junior in 2007.

Kirkpatrick was a member of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super Southern 100 team and earned a spot on the Orlando Sentinel All-Southern squad, along with receiving an invitation to play in the Alabama/Mississippi All-Star Game after he recorded 80 tackles with six interceptions and 15 pass deflections as a senior. During his first two seasons with the varsity, he notched 55 stops and five interceptions as a sophomore, followed by 58 tackles and six pass thefts during his junior campaign.

Kirkpatrick enrolled at the University of Alabama in 2009, as he turned down other scholar-ship offers from Texas, Florida, Louisiana State, Southern California, Miami, Florida State, Auburn, Tennessee and Michigan. He spent most of his time on special teams as a true freshman, recording eight tackles (3 solos).

In 2010, Kirkpatrick started 12 games at weak-side cornerback, placing fifth on the team with 53 tackles (39 solos) that included four successful blitzes for minus 17 yards, one QB pressure and a forced fumble. He also recovered a fumble while ranking second on the team with three interceptions, in addition to deflecting seven other throws for a unit that ranked third in the nation in total defense (286.38 ypg) and 13th vs. the pass (176.23).

Considered one of the best lock-down cornerbacks in the nation during the 2011 season, Kirkpatrick earned All-American first-team honors, but strangely, the league's coaches only named him an All-Southeastern Conference second-team defender. He was part of the nation-leading secondary that was the only team in college to hold opponents to under 130 yards passing (111.46 ypg), as the junior was in on 30 tackles with four stops for loss, two forced fumbles and nine pass deflections.

"Swagga" is a nickname that has defined Kirkpatrick and his career at Alabama. His style of play, his confidence and his reputation all have an edge that suggests he cannot be rattled. Kirkpatrick, who worked hard to become an intimidating presence on the field, also has the swagger of Deion Sanders, his role model. "He didn't back down from nobody," Kirkpatrick said of the NFL Hall of Famer. "He always was up for a challenge at any part of the day, anytime, anywhere. That's just how I try to base my mindset."

The metamorphosis from Swagga to NFL prospect can be traced to one word: potential. "He's a much more consistent guy right now as a football player," Alabama coach Nick Saban said. "It's largely due to his maturity and his personality. He is much more goal-oriented now. He realizes from the experience he gained last year playing that paying attention to detail, doing the little things right, can serve him well as a player. He's more sort of into it in every way, off the field as well as on the field."

Kirkpatrick's unable-to-forecast persona was one reason he rarely spoke with reporters in the past. Kirkpatrick said Saban was tough on him behind the scenes. It was something Kirkpatrick said he needed. "Right now he has me mentally ready for every challenge of every game," Kirkpatrick said. "...I just got mentally stronger, more positive with my attitude being able to be coached. Just going out to practice giving everything I've got even when I'm not feeling good, even when I have a nick or a bruise. Just going out there and giving everything I've got."

Having helped the Crimson Tide captured their second national championship during Nick Saban's tenure at the helm, Kirkpatrick decided to bypass his senior season, leaving the university to play in the NFL in 2012. "After the game my mom came to talk to me, and said she thought it was time and I felt the same way in my heart, which is what led to my decision," said Kirkpatrick.

"It was a family decision that we went back and forth with, but I think we made the right decision and I am going to stand by that decision. These past years have meant a lot, just to be able to be around a group of guys that I have learned so much from. We all come from different backgrounds with different stories, and we manage to have fun. Having the guidance of a great coach like Coach Saban who has molded me into a young man has been a great opportunity."

CAREER NOTES
Kirkpatrick started 25-of-38 games at Alabama as a weak-side cornerback, recording 91 tackles (68 solos) with eight stops for losses of 24 yards, one quarterback pressure, one fumble recovery and three forced fumbles … Deflected 16 passes and intercepted three others for 30 yards in returns.

2011 SEASON
Kirkpatrick received All-American first-team honors from the Football Writers Association and Pro Football Weekly, adding second-team accolades from the Associated Press … Was also a second-team All-Southeastern Conference selection by the league's coaches … The junior started all 13 games at weak-side cornerback, finishing 10th on the team with 30 tackles (26 solos) that included four stops for losses of 7 yards … Caused two fumbles and deflected nine passes … Also recovered a blocked punt that he advanced 55 yards for a touchdown vs. Georgia Southern … Part of a unit that ranked first in the nation in pass defense (111.46 ypg), pass efficiency defense (83.69), total defense (183.62 ypg) and scoring defense (8.15 ppg).

2010 SEASON
Kirkpatrick earned All-SEC second-team honors from the league's coaches, after starting 12 games at weak-side cornerback, coming off the bench vs. Mississippi State … Was second on the team with three interceptions for 30 yards in returns, as he also deflected seven passes … Placed fifth on the squad with a career-high 53 tackles (39 solos) that included four stops for losses of 17 yards and one QB pressure … Also recovered and caused a fumble … Part of a squad that ranked third in the nation in scoring defense (13.54 ppg), fifth in total defense (286.38 ypg), sixth in pass efficiency defense (103.54) and 13th in pass defense (176.23 ypg).

2009 SEASON
Kirkpatrick played in 12 games as a true freshman, finding time on special teams and in the defensive backfield as a reserve...Finished with eight tackles, including six on special teams.

INJURY REPORT
2008 Postseason … Kirkpatrick underwent left shoulder surgery after his senior season in high school.
2009 Season … In fall camp, the cornerback was nagged by hamstring issues.
2010 Season … During the summer, Kirkpatrick underwent another shoulder surgery.
2011 Season … Kirkpatrick (leg) sat out Alabama's last preseason scrimmage on August 20th.
2011 Postseason … Did not lift at the 2012 NFL Scouting Combine, claiming a right shoulder sprain and also failed to perform in the shuttle drills, citing a right hamstring strain.

AGILITY TESTS
4.50 in the 40-yard dash … 1.53 10-yard dash … 2.57 20-yard dash … 4.12 20-yard shuttle …
7.01 three-cone drill … 35-inch vertical jump … 10'0" broad jump … Bench pressed 225 pounds 14 times … 30 5/8-inch arm length … 9 ½-inch hands … 75-inch wingspan.

HIGH SCHOOL
Kirkpatrick attended Gadsden City High School in Alabama, playing football for head coach Joe Billingsley … Rated as one of the top overall players in the 2009 recruiting class, placing fourth overall among the nation's recruit, according to ESPNU-150, as he was rated eleventh on the Rivals.com Top 100 squad … The Parade, USA Today, U.S. Army, EA Sports and Super Prep All-American selection was regarded as the top cornerback in the nation by ESPN and Rivals.com … Scout.com rated Kirkpatrick fifth in the nation among cornerback recruits while Rivals rated him the second-best player in the state … A member of the Alabama Sports Writers Association's Super 12 team and a first-team All-State selection by the ASWA and the Birmingham News, he was also selected the ASWA Back of the Year in 2008 and he was also a two-time All-State player after first earning recognition as a junior in 2007 … Member of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super Southern 100 team and earned a spot on the Orlando Sentinel All-Southern squad, along with receiving an invitation to play in the Alabama/Mississippi All-Star Game after he recorded 80 tackles with six interceptions and fifteen pass deflections as a senior … During his first two seasons with the varsity, he notched 55 stops and five interceptions as a sophomore, followed by 58 tackles and six pass thefts during his junior campaign.

PERSONAL
General Studies major … Born 10/26/89 in Gadsden, Alabama.

Now Playing
Vikings investigating nuances of new stadium
12:54
Sunday slant: Can Vikings meet expectations?
Holler: R.I.P. Coach Green, mentor to many
1:34
Positional breakdown: Tight ends
Floyd gives back to his hometown

Viking Update Top Stories

\r\n\r\n","mobileBody":" One of college football's elite zone coverage defenders, Dre Kirkpatrick is a hard-hitting defensive back who gets excellent elevation, to go with impeccable timing and good arm extension to compete for the thrown ball at its highest point. While he might not be a natural hands catcher to secure the interception, he will combat the receiver to reach around and deflect the ball, rather than have his man come up with the catch. Kirkpatrick's physical and aggressive style of play has led to injury issues, but he is the type that plays until the whistle and willingly sacrifices his body to make the play. Unlike most \"elite\" players, he does not mind getting his uniform \"dirty\" and was one of the top \"gunners\" on the kickoff units in the Southeastern Conference. While Kirkpatrick lacks the blazing speed to recover when beaten and is not the most instinctive player on the field (prone to eyeing the quarterback too long), his keen zone instincts could see him convert to safety at the pro level. Where the ‘Bama defender excels the most is his natural power that he delivers behind his hits, as the zone defender is a strong force stepping up in the box to challenge the ball carriers attempting to turn the corners. The junior is well-known for knocking receivers out of bounds with his strong hands and has really developed into a dangerous blitzer. When taking on the opponent after the catch, his main priority is to hit with authority and do whatever he can to create the turnover, as he uses his hands effectively in attempts to strip the ball from his man. Kirkpatrick is very good at challenging receivers at the line of scrimmage, getting into the opponent's jersey in attempts to reroute and jam. He has the fluid hip snap to come out of his backpedal with no wasted steps, but has to improve his second gear, as he is susceptible to double moves and pick plays, losing relationship with the opponent when the receiver gets behind him (trails too far back on crossing routes). Prior to joining the Crimson Tide program, Kirkpatrick was rated as one of the top overall players in the 2009 recruiting class, placing fourth overall among the nation's recruit, according to ESPNU-150, as he was rated eleventh on the Rivals.com Top 100 squad. The Parade, USA Today, U.S. Army, EA Sports and Super Prep All-American selection was regarded as the top cornerback in the nation by ESPN and Rivals.com. Scout.com rated Kirkpatrick fifth in the nation among cornerback recruits while Rivals rated him the second-best player in the state of Alabama. A member of the Alabama Sports Writers Association's Super 12 team and a first-team All-State selection by the ASWA and the Birmingham News, he was also selected the ASWA Back of the Year in 2008 and he was also a two-time All-State player after first earning recognition as a junior in 2007. Kirkpatrick was a member of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super Southern 100 team and earned a spot on the Orlando Sentinel All-Southern squad, along with receiving an invitation to play in the Alabama/Mississippi All-Star Game after he recorded 80 tackles with six interceptions and 15 pass deflections as a senior. During his first two seasons with the varsity, he notched 55 stops and five interceptions as a sophomore, followed by 58 tackles and six pass thefts during his junior campaign. Kirkpatrick enrolled at the University of Alabama in 2009, as he turned down other scholar-ship offers from Texas, Florida, Louisiana State, Southern California, Miami, Florida State, Auburn, Tennessee and Michigan. He spent most of his time on special teams as a true freshman, recording eight tackles (3 solos). In 2010, Kirkpatrick started 12 games at weak-side cornerback, placing fifth on the team with 53 tackles (39 solos) that included four successful blitzes for minus 17 yards, one QB pressure and a forced fumble. He also recovered a fumble while ranking second on the team with three interceptions, in addition to deflecting seven other throws for a unit that ranked third in the nation in total defense (286.38 ypg) and 13th vs. the pass (176.23). Considered one of the best lock-down cornerbacks in the nation during the 2011 season, Kirkpatrick earned All-American first-team honors, but strangely, the league's coaches only named him an All-Southeastern Conference second-team defender. He was part of the nation-leading secondary that was the only team in college to hold opponents to under 130 yards passing (111.46 ypg), as the junior was in on 30 tackles with four stops for loss, two forced fumbles and nine pass deflections. \"Swagga\" is a nickname that has defined Kirkpatrick and his career at Alabama. His style of play, his confidence and his reputation all have an edge that suggests he cannot be rattled. Kirkpatrick, who worked hard to become an intimidating presence on the field, also has the swagger of Deion Sanders, his role model. \"He didn't back down from nobody,\" Kirkpatrick said of the NFL Hall of Famer. \"He always was up for a challenge at any part of the day, anytime, anywhere. That's just how I try to base my mindset.\" The metamorphosis from Swagga to NFL prospect can be traced to one word: potential. \"He's a much more consistent guy right now as a football player,\" Alabama coach Nick Saban said. \"It's largely due to his maturity and his personality. He is much more goal-oriented now. He realizes from the experience he gained last year playing that paying attention to detail, doing the little things right, can serve him well as a player. He's more sort of into it in every way, off the field as well as on the field.\" Kirkpatrick's unable-to-forecast persona was one reason he rarely spoke with reporters in the past. Kirkpatrick said Saban was tough on him behind the scenes. It was something Kirkpatrick said he needed. \"Right now he has me mentally ready for every challenge of every game,\" Kirkpatrick said. \"...I just got mentally stronger, more positive with my attitude being able to be coached. Just going out to practice giving everything I've got even when I'm not feeling good, even when I have a nick or a bruise. Just going out there and giving everything I've got.\" Having helped the Crimson Tide captured their second national championship during Nick Saban's tenure at the helm, Kirkpatrick decided to bypass his senior season, leaving the university to play in the NFL in 2012. \"After the game my mom came to talk to me, and said she thought it was time and I felt the same way in my heart, which is what led to my decision,\" said Kirkpatrick. \"It was a family decision that we went back and forth with, but I think we made the right decision and I am going to stand by that decision. These past years have meant a lot, just to be able to be around a group of guys that I have learned so much from. We all come from different backgrounds with different stories, and we manage to have fun. Having the guidance of a great coach like Coach Saban who has molded me into a young man has been a great opportunity.\" Kirkpatrick started 25-of-38 games at Alabama as a weak-side cornerback, recording 91 tackles (68 solos) with eight stops for losses of 24 yards, one quarterback pressure, one fumble recovery and three forced fumbles … Deflected 16 passes and intercepted three others for 30 yards in returns. Kirkpatrick received All-American first-team honors from the Football Writers Association and Pro Football Weekly, adding second-team accolades from the Associated Press … Was also a second-team All-Southeastern Conference selection by the league's coaches … The junior started all 13 games at weak-side cornerback, finishing 10th on the team with 30 tackles (26 solos) that included four stops for losses of 7 yards … Caused two fumbles and deflected nine passes … Also recovered a blocked punt that he advanced 55 yards for a touchdown vs. Georgia Southern … Part of a unit that ranked first in the nation in pass defense (111.46 ypg), pass efficiency defense (83.69), total defense (183.62 ypg) and scoring defense (8.15 ppg). Kirkpatrick earned All-SEC second-team honors from the league's coaches, after starting 12 games at weak-side cornerback, coming off the bench vs. Mississippi State … Was second on the team with three interceptions for 30 yards in returns, as he also deflected seven passes … Placed fifth on the squad with a career-high 53 tackles (39 solos) that included four stops for losses of 17 yards and one QB pressure … Also recovered and caused a fumble … Part of a squad that ranked third in the nation in scoring defense (13.54 ppg), fifth in total defense (286.38 ypg), sixth in pass efficiency defense (103.54) and 13th in pass defense (176.23 ypg). Kirkpatrick played in 12 games as a true freshman, finding time on special teams and in the defensive backfield as a reserve...Finished with eight tackles, including six on special teams. 2008 Postseason … Kirkpatrick underwent left shoulder surgery after his senior season in high school. 2009 Season … In fall camp, the cornerback was nagged by hamstring issues. 2010 Season … During the summer, Kirkpatrick underwent another shoulder surgery. 2011 Season … Kirkpatrick (leg) sat out Alabama's last preseason scrimmage on August 20th. 2011 Postseason … Did not lift at the 2012 NFL Scouting Combine, claiming a right shoulder sprain and also failed to perform in the shuttle drills, citing a right hamstring strain. 4.50 in the 40-yard dash … 1.53 10-yard dash … 2.57 20-yard dash … 4.12 20-yard shuttle … 7.01 three-cone drill … 35-inch vertical jump … 10'0\" broad jump … Bench pressed 225 pounds 14 times … 30 5/8-inch arm length … 9 ½-inch hands … 75-inch wingspan. Kirkpatrick attended Gadsden City High School in Alabama, playing football for head coach Joe Billingsley … Rated as one of the top overall players in the 2009 recruiting class, placing fourth overall among the nation's recruit, according to ESPNU-150, as he was rated eleventh on the Rivals.com Top 100 squad … The Parade, USA Today, U.S. Army, EA Sports and Super Prep All-American selection was regarded as the top cornerback in the nation by ESPN and Rivals.com … Scout.com rated Kirkpatrick fifth in the nation among cornerback recruits while Rivals rated him the second-best player in the state … A member of the Alabama Sports Writers Association's Super 12 team and a first-team All-State selection by the ASWA and the Birmingham News, he was also selected the ASWA Back of the Year in 2008 and he was also a two-time All-State player after first earning recognition as a junior in 2007 … Member of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Super Southern 100 team and earned a spot on the Orlando Sentinel All-Southern squad, along with receiving an invitation to play in the Alabama/Mississippi All-Star Game after he recorded 80 tackles with six interceptions and fifteen pass deflections as a senior … During his first two seasons with the varsity, he notched 55 stops and five interceptions as a sophomore, followed by 58 tackles and six pass thefts during his junior campaign. General Studies major … Born 10/26/89 in Gadsden, Alabama. ","skipOnMobile":false,"media":[],"dateOverride":"2012-03-28T21:01:00","authorOverride":"Dave-Te' Thomas","role":"NFL Scouting","isPremium":true,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":true,"hotNamesLinked":true,"storyImage":"[MEDIA:1050532]","mainImage":{},"thumbnailImage":"[THUMBNAIL:1050532]","heroImage":{},"authorImage":"","tags":[{"id":"202","name":"Minnesota Vikings"},{"id":"202","name":"Minnesota Vikings"}],"nodes":["113"],"isActive":true,"inActiveAndMemberHasPublishRights":false,"createdOn":"2012-03-28T19:08:53.587","createdById":"14","modifiedOn":"2014-07-06T09:10:34.07","modifiedBy":"51458","imgs":[],"viewStats":[{"from":"2015-06-07T15:00:00","to":"2015-06-07T16:00:00","count":4},{"from":"2015-08-29T19:00:00","to":"2015-08-29T20:00:00","count":4},{"from":"2015-08-31T20:00:00","to":"2015-08-31T21:00:00","count":4},{"from":"2015-10-24T20:00:00","to":"2015-10-24T21:00:00","count":1},{"from":"2015-10-31T05:00:00","to":"2015-10-31T06:00:00","count":1},{"from":"2015-11-07T12:00:00","to":"2015-11-07T13:00:00","count":1},{"from":"2015-11-09T06:00:00","to":"2015-11-09T07:00:00","count":1}],"hasVideo":false,"brandUnsafe":false,"breakingNews":false},"editorsChoice":{"siteUrls":["http://www.scout.com/nfl/vikings/story/1580261-notebook-bad-baffling-statistic-for-vikings","http://www.scout.com/nfl/vikings/story/1579387-walsh-judge-me-on-my-career","http://www.scout.com/nfl/vikings/story/1582070-podcast-shape-vikings-roster","http://www.scout.com/nfl/vikings/story/1580216-bridgewater-s-strong-preseason-gets-better","http://www.scout.com/nfl/vikings/story/1559343-podcast-best-of-worst-of-in-vikings-history","http://min.scout.com/story/1542671-vikings-draft-board?s=63"],"networkUrls":["http://www.scout.com/college/oklahoma-state/story/1688347-osu-s-tyrek-coger-collapses-at-workout-dies?s=143","http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/story/1687330-five-three-stars-who-could-be-nfl-players","http://www.scout.com/college/football/story/1688213-acc-follows-espn-network-era","http://www.scout.com/stadium-journey/story/1681380-2015-nfl-stadium-experience-rankings","http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/story/1688677-video-scout100-wr-jeudy-shuts-down-fnl-camp","http://www.scout.com/college/penn-state/story/1688059-psu-ad-blasts-negative-recruiting-tactics"],"pinnedStory":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/story/1688671-5-fantasy-friendly-offenses-to-watch-in-2016","topRibbonWidgets":[],"carouselStoryUrls":["http://www.scout.com/nfl/vikings/story/1688851-vikings-investigating-nuances-new-stadium","http://www.scout.com/nfl/vikings/story/1688832-sunday-slant-can-vikings-meet-expectations","http://www.scout.com/nfl/vikings/story/1688611-holler-rip-coach-green-mentor-many","http://www.scout.com/nfl/vikings/story/1688664-positional-breakdown-tight-ends","http://www.scout.com/nfl/vikings/story/1688463-former-vikings-coach-dennis-green-dies"],"storyStreamUrls":[],"storyStreamBlacklistUrls":["http://www.scout.com/nfl/colts/story/1585818-colts-robert-mathis-to-be-game-day-decision?s=63","http://www.scout.com/nfl/giants/story/1585809-giants-pony-up-the-dough-for-eli-manning?s=63","http://www.scout.com/nfl/colts/story/1585800-season-preview-close-won-t-cut-it-for-colts?s=63","http://www.scout.com/nfl/colts/story/1585791-andre-johnson-calm-before-colts-debut?s=63","http://www.scout.com/nfl/colts/story/1585787-anthony-castonzo-ecstatic-about-extension?s=63","http://www.scout.com/nfl/packers/story/1585782-world-s-best-preview-the-running-men?s=63","http://www.scout.com/nfl/broncos/story/1585774-broncos-week-1-what-they-re-saying?s=63","http://www.scout.com/nfl/vikings/story/1586293-sunday-slant-who-are-the-fastest-vikings"],"videoStories":[{"type":"StorySummary","containerType":"StorySummary","id":"1688851","siteId":"63","isPublicSite":true,"subdomain":"min","canonicalUrl":"http://min.scout.com/story/1688851-vikings-investigating-nuances-of-new-stadium","shortUrl":"http://min.scout.com/story/1688851-vikings-investigating-nuances-of-new-stadium","siteName":"Viking Update","forumName":"","friendlySubdomain":"Minnesota","title":"Vikings investigating nuances of new stadium","subtitle":"","seotitle":"Minnesota Vikings trying to assess nuances U.S. Bank Stadium will create","caption":"","deck":"General Manager Rick Spielman and head coach Mike Zimmer are already looking to get the Minnesota Vikings an edge on their opponents with the unique features at U.S. Bank Stadium.","dateOverride":"2016-07-24T08:00:15-07:00","authorOverride":"John Holler","role":"SCOUT","isActive":true,"isPremium":false,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":false,"hotNamesLinked":false,"storyImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/primary_image/public/2016/07/20/1992529.png","mainImage":{"uuid":"485211af-c58d-4183-affc-864793999752","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/07/20/1992529.png","title":"Mystic Lake's Club Purple at US Bank Stadium","alt":"","description":"Mystic Lake's Club Purple at US Bank Stadium","focalPointX":50,"focalPointY":50,"width":1200,"height":675},"thumbnailImage":"","heroImage":{"uuid":"485211af-c58d-4183-affc-864793999752","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/07/20/1992529.png","title":"Mystic Lake's Club Purple at US Bank Stadium","alt":"","description":"Mystic Lake's Club Purple at US Bank Stadium","focalPointX":50,"focalPointY":50,"width":1200,"height":675},"authorImage":"","boost":0,"skipOnMobile":true,"primaryVideo":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsMzgwNzQ1Nzg","hasVideo":true,"primaryVideoSummary":{"id":"MzAsMzgwNzQ1Nzg","name":"Vikings time lapse: From Metrodome to new home","uri":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsMzgwNzQ1Nzg","thumbnailUri":"http://pictures.boxxspring.com/pictures/1914301","externalId":"38074578","publishDate":"2016-07-16T12:44:13.263695Z","durationMilliseconds":110000,"tags":["Minnesota Vikings"],"preferredMobileUri":"http://videos.boxxspring.com/hls_18186bca13ca148444f823741f0daceb.m3u8","height":0,"width":0,"caption":"Vikings time lapse: From Metrodome to new home"},"offsiteStories":[],"breakingNews":false},{"type":"StorySummary","containerType":"StorySummary","id":"1688832","siteId":"63","isPublicSite":true,"subdomain":"min","canonicalUrl":"http://min.scout.com/story/1688832-sunday-slant-can-vikings-meet-expectations","shortUrl":"http://min.scout.com/story/1688832-sunday-slant-can-vikings-meet-expectations","siteName":"Viking Update","forumName":"","friendlySubdomain":"Minnesota","title":"Sunday slant: Can Vikings meet expectations?","subtitle":"","seotitle":"Sunday slant: Minnesota Vikings know expectations, but can they meet/exceed them?","caption":"","deck":"The Minnesota Vikings have seen the expectations and hype surrounding their potential, but veterans know preseason platitudes don’t always equal postseason success.","dateOverride":"2016-07-24T05:50:30-07:00","authorOverride":"Tim Yotter","role":"Editor","isActive":true,"isPremium":true,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":false,"hotNamesLinked":false,"storyImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/primary_image/public/2016/01/10/GreenwayChad_1280_011016_BraceHemmelgarn.jpg","mainImage":{"uuid":"f417b880-352b-4a82-9fda-00e9597b39c8","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/01/10/GreenwayChad_1280_011016_BraceHemmelgarn.jpg","title":"Chad Greenway","alt":"","credit":"Brace Hemmelgarn/USA TODAY","focalPointX":52,"focalPointY":18,"width":1280,"height":720},"thumbnailImage":"","heroImage":{"uuid":"f417b880-352b-4a82-9fda-00e9597b39c8","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/01/10/GreenwayChad_1280_011016_BraceHemmelgarn.jpg","title":"Chad Greenway","alt":"","credit":"Brace Hemmelgarn/USA TODAY","focalPointX":52,"focalPointY":18,"width":1280,"height":720},"authorImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/author/public/avatar/YotterTim_010615.JPG","boost":0,"skipOnMobile":false,"primaryVideo":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsMzczMDIyNDE","hasVideo":true,"primaryVideoSummary":{"id":"MzAsMzczMDIyNDE","name":"Mike Zimmer discusses cancelled practice, time off","uri":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsMzczMDIyNDE","thumbnailUri":"http://pictures.boxxspring.com/pictures/979324","externalId":"37302241","publishDate":"2016-06-16T19:48:38.551667Z","durationMilliseconds":774523,"tags":["Minnesota Vikings"],"preferredMobileUri":"http://videos.boxxspring.com/1080p_3d2b50e708c83bc4ee925e0334651a71.mp4","height":0,"width":0,"caption":"Mike Zimmer discusses cancelled practice, time off"},"offsiteStories":[],"breakingNews":false},{"type":"StorySummary","containerType":"StorySummary","id":"1688611","siteId":"63","isPublicSite":true,"subdomain":"min","canonicalUrl":"http://min.scout.com/story/1688611-holler-r-i-p-coach-green-mentor-to-many","shortUrl":"http://min.scout.com/story/1688611-holler-r-i-p-coach-green-mentor-to-many","siteName":"Viking Update","forumName":"","friendlySubdomain":"Minnesota","title":"Holler: R.I.P. Coach Green, mentor to many","subtitle":"","seotitle":"Remembering the life and legacy of Coach Dennis Green","caption":"","deck":"The NFL lost one of its innovators Friday, as former Vikings head coach Dennis Green, just the second African American coach in NFL history, passed away of cardiac arrest. We take a look back at Green's history in Minnesota and the legacy he created that will always be part of the NFL history books.","dateOverride":"2016-07-22T19:36:45-07:00","authorOverride":"John Holler","role":"SCOUT","isActive":true,"isPremium":false,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":false,"hotNamesLinked":false,"storyImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/primary_image/public/2016/07/22/GreenDennis_2000_1280x720.JPG","mainImage":{"uuid":"311a23ed-94c4-490b-99f9-68f9adb96171","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/07/22/GreenDennis_2000_1280x720.JPG","title":"Dennis Green","alt":"","credit":"VikingUpdate.com","focalPointX":50,"focalPointY":7,"width":1461,"height":822},"thumbnailImage":"","heroImage":{"uuid":"311a23ed-94c4-490b-99f9-68f9adb96171","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/07/22/GreenDennis_2000_1280x720.JPG","title":"Dennis Green","alt":"","credit":"VikingUpdate.com","focalPointX":50,"focalPointY":7,"width":1461,"height":822},"authorImage":"","boost":0,"skipOnMobile":true,"primaryVideo":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsMzgxNDI5NTc","hasVideo":true,"primaryVideoSummary":{"id":"MzAsMzgxNDI5NTc","name":"Football Pioneers - Dennis Green","uri":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsMzgxNDI5NTc","thumbnailUri":"http://pictures.boxxspring.com/pictures/2029201","externalId":"38142957","publishDate":"2016-07-22T18:09:18.202467Z","tags":[],"height":0,"width":0,"caption":"Football Pioneers - Dennis Green"},"offsiteStories":[],"breakingNews":false},{"type":"StorySummary","containerType":"StorySummary","id":"1688664","siteId":"63","isPublicSite":true,"subdomain":"min","canonicalUrl":"http://min.scout.com/story/1688664-positional-breakdown-tight-ends","shortUrl":"http://min.scout.com/story/1688664-positional-breakdown-tight-ends","siteName":"Viking Update","forumName":"","friendlySubdomain":"Minnesota","title":"Positional breakdown: Tight ends","subtitle":"","seotitle":"Minnesota Vikings positional breakdown: Tight ends","caption":"","deck":"The Vikings have plenty of questions at tight end with Rhett Ellison trying to return from injury and a numbers game for roster spots at the position.","dateOverride":"2016-07-23T07:25:16-07:00","authorOverride":"Eric Oslund","role":"SCOUT Writer","isActive":true,"isPremium":true,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":false,"hotNamesLinked":false,"storyImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/primary_image/public/2016/01/05/V82_DSC2383.jpg","mainImage":{"uuid":"035cd0e9-0915-4853-8527-e1181750582b","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/01/05/V82_DSC2383.jpg","title":"Kyle Rudolph","alt":"","credit":"Tom Dahlin/Viking Update","focalPointX":47,"focalPointY":29,"width":1280,"height":720},"thumbnailImage":"","heroImage":{"uuid":"035cd0e9-0915-4853-8527-e1181750582b","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/01/05/V82_DSC2383.jpg","title":"Kyle Rudolph","alt":"","credit":"Tom Dahlin/Viking Update","focalPointX":47,"focalPointY":29,"width":1280,"height":720},"authorImage":"","boost":0,"skipOnMobile":false,"primaryVideo":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsMzgxMTQzNzc","hasVideo":true,"primaryVideoSummary":{"id":"MzAsMzgxMTQzNzc","name":"Kyle Rudolph discusses Bridgewater","uri":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsMzgxMTQzNzc","thumbnailUri":"http://pictures.boxxspring.com/pictures/1968225","externalId":"38114377","publishDate":"2016-07-19T19:36:56.486258Z","durationMilliseconds":94000,"tags":[],"preferredMobileUri":"http://videos.boxxspring.com/hls_65eae3acd413c40b9121b7a86347c7cf.m3u8","height":0,"width":0,"caption":"Kyle Rudolph discusses Bridgewater"},"offsiteStories":[],"breakingNews":false},{"type":"StorySummary","containerType":"StorySummary","id":"1688421","siteId":"63","isPublicSite":true,"subdomain":"min","canonicalUrl":"http://min.scout.com/story/1688421-floyd-gives-back-to-his-hometown","shortUrl":"http://min.scout.com/story/1688421-floyd-gives-back-to-his-hometown","siteName":"Viking Update","forumName":"","friendlySubdomain":"Minnesota","title":"Floyd gives back to his hometown","subtitle":"","seotitle":"Sharrif Floyd exemplifies recent message of athletes stepping up","caption":"","deck":"Defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd will be getting back to work a week from today as the Minnesota Vikings open training camp, but he wasn't spending his few remaining days prior to the start of the 2016 season doing nothing. He was giving back to his home town of Philadelphia.","dateOverride":"2016-07-22T06:57:00-07:00","authorOverride":"John Holler","role":"SCOUT","isActive":true,"isPremium":false,"isHotNews":false,"isRumor":false,"syndicationFlag":true,"isClassified":false,"hotNamesLinked":false,"storyImage":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/styles/primary_image/public/2016/01/10/V73_DSC5009.jpg","mainImage":{"uuid":"200fe48b-4560-4fb8-bd08-af7580055484","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/01/10/V73_DSC5009.jpg","title":"Sharrif Floyd","alt":"","credit":"Tom Dahlin/Viking Update","focalPointX":52,"focalPointY":27,"width":1280,"height":720},"thumbnailImage":"","heroImage":{"uuid":"200fe48b-4560-4fb8-bd08-af7580055484","url":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/01/10/V73_DSC5009.jpg","title":"Sharrif Floyd","alt":"","credit":"Tom Dahlin/Viking Update","focalPointX":52,"focalPointY":27,"width":1280,"height":720},"authorImage":"","boost":0,"skipOnMobile":true,"primaryVideo":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsMzgxNDIyMjA","hasVideo":true,"primaryVideoSummary":{"id":"MzAsMzgxNDIyMjA","name":"Sharrif Floyd discusses new stadium","uri":"http://widgets.boxxspring.com/MzAsMzgxNDIyMjA","thumbnailUri":"http://pictures.boxxspring.com/pictures/2027489","externalId":"38142220","publishDate":"2016-07-22T16:51:15.133786Z","tags":["Minnesota Vikings"],"preferredMobileUri":"http://videos.boxxspring.com/hls_14b2218daf7beb3ca045f3bf9d095a1c.m3u8","height":0,"width":0,"caption":"Sharrif Floyd discusses new stadium"},"offsiteStories":[],"breakingNews":false}]},"noteConfiguration":[{"id":"4","containerType":"TrendingForumSubThread","width":{"to":1},"height":2,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0},{"id":"0","containerType":"StorySummary","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0},{"id":"1","containerType":"ForumSubThread","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0},{"id":"2","containerType":"AdUnit","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0},{"id":"3","containerType":"TrendingStorySummary","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}],"flags":[{"id":"show-club-activation-text","rule":"_.contains(['133', '138', '154', '155', '156'], siteId)"},{"id":"forums-editors-choice","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"facebook-signin","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"hide-clock","rule":"Date.now() >= new Date('2/4/2015')"},{"id":"proxy-api","rule":"true"},{"id":"disable-autoplay","rule":"(typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && pagetype == 'FrontPage' && [204, 143, 8, 73, 196, 194].indexOf(+siteId) == -1) || typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && pagetype == 'MessageBoard'"},{"id":"forum-comments","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"one-domain","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"warrior-tv","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"outbrain","rule":"!_.contains(['532'], siteId)"},{"id":"block-ad-970x91-top","rule":"_.contains(['ForumTopics', 'Lobby', 'ForumTopicNew - new', 'ForumTopicNew - reply', 'ForumPrivateMailbox', 'ForumPrivateMessage', 'ForumPrivateMailboxSendTo', 'ForumPrivateMailboxReply'], viewType)"},{"id":"block-ad-1x1","rule":"[143, 73, 75, 537, 532, 78, 12, 15, 540, 156, 194, 570].indexOf(+siteId) == -1"},{"id":"imgx-compression","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"include-addthis","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"vote-forums","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"topic-embed-tool","rule":"screen == 'Desktop'"},{"id":"block-ads","rule":"_.contains(['333'], siteId)"},{"id":"forum-lobby-video","rule":"screen == 'Desktop' && [7, 8, 12, 13, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 71, 73, 75, 77, 86, 101, 102, 106, 107, 109, 110, 112, 113, 115, 116, 117, 119, 120, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 130, 135, 136, 137, 138, 140, 141, 143, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 153, 154, 155, 157, 159, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 196, 197, 199, 204, 215, 219, 239, 240, 243, 244, 334, 336, 338, 341, 342, 355, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 365, 430, 441, 468, 510, 532, 537, 538, 541, 545, 551, 565, 566, 567, 569, 571, 573, 576, 577].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"premium-annual-member-check","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"story-card-video","rule":"typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && pagetype == 'MessageBoard'"},{"id":"carousel-forum-lobby","rule":"!_.contains(['541'], siteId)"},{"id":"scout-widget-mobile","rule":"true"},{"id":"editors-choice","rule":"siteId != 542"},{"id":"new-recruiting-hq","rule":"true"},{"id":"use-classic-forums-link","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"show-theme-classic-new-switch","rule":"[6,7,8,10,12,13,14,15,17,18,19,21,24,25,37,43,44,45,46,47,48,61,62,63,64,65,66,68,69,70,73,75,77,78,86,87,93,101,102,106,107,108,109,110,112,113,114,115,116,117,118,119,120,121,122,123,124,126,127,128,130,131,132,133,135,136,137,138,140,141,142,143,145,146,147,148,149,153,154,155,156,157,159,161,162,163,164,165,166,167,168,169,170,171,172,173,174,175,177,178,179,180,181,183,184,185,186,187,188,189,190,191,192,193,194,196,197,199,201,202,203,204,205,207,208,210,215,220,222,224,225,226,228,230,232,234,235,236,238,239,240,241,242,243,244,245,246,248,249,250,251,252,254,255,256,258,259,260,261,262,263,264,265,266,267,268,269,270,271,272,273,274,275,276,277,279,280,281,282,283,284,285,286,287,288,289,290,291,292,293,294,296,297,298,300,301,302,303,304,305,306,307,308,310,311,312,313,314,315,317,318,320,321,322,323,325,326,327,328,329,330,331,332,333,334,335,336,337,338,339,340,341,342,343,344,345,346,347,348,349,350,351,352,353,354,355,356,357,358,359,361,362,363,364,365,366,367,368,369,370,374,376,379,380,381,382,383,384,385,386,387,388,389,390,391,392,393,394,395,396,397,398,399,400,401,402,403,404,405,406,407,408,409,410,411,412,413,414,415,419,420,425,428,429,430,431,432,433,434,435,436,437,438,439,440,441,442,443,444,445,446,449,451,452,454,455,456,457,458,459,460,461,462,463,464,465,466,467,469,473,508,510,511,512,513,514,515,516,517,518,521,522,526,527,528,529,530,531,532,533,534,535,536,537,538,540,541,543,544,545,546,547,548,549,550,551,552,553,554,555,556,557,558,559,560,561,562,563,565,567].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"outbrain-footer","rule":"_.contains(['Lobby', 'ForumTopics', 'ForumThread', 'ForumThread - Message', 'ForumThread - ScrollTarget'], viewType) && _.contains(['Desktop', 'Tablet', 'Phone'], screen)"},{"id":"avery-strong","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"updatebar","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"new-nav-cider-network-menu","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"enable-autoplay-carousel","rule":"(typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && _.contains(['FrontPage', 'MessageBoard'], pagetype) && screen == 'Desktop' && [6, 7, 8, 12, 13, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 71, 73, 75, 77, 78, 101, 102, 106, 107, 109, 110, 112, 113, 115, 116, 117, 119, 120, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 135, 136, 137, 138, 140, 141, 143, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 153, 154, 155, 157, 159, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 196, 197, 199, 204, 215, 219, 239, 240, 243, 244, 334, 336, 338, 341, 342, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 365, 430, 441, 468, 510, 532, 537, 538, 541, 545, 551, 565, 566, 567, 569, 573, 576].indexOf(+siteId) > -1)"},{"id":"spotlight-videos-stories-as-photo","rule":"0","ruleFloat":0,"chance":0,"enabled":false},{"id":"home-stream","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"auto-editors-choice","rule":"(Math.random() < 0.2 || siteId == '143') && siteId != '78'"},{"id":"block-ad-970x91","rule":"!_.contains(['156', '537'], siteId)"},{"id":"editable-network-menu","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"topic-finder-widget-force-spotlight","rule":"true"},{"id":"new-player-detail","rule":"true"},{"id":"player-quick-view","rule":"true"},{"id":"search-forums","rule":"true"},{"id":"search-news","rule":"true"},{"id":"story-bottom-share","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"topic-finder-video","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"homepage-video","rule":"typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && pagetype == 'FrontPage' && screen == 'Desktop' && [6, 7, 8, 12, 13, 13, 14, 16, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 71, 73, 75, 77, 78, 86, 101, 102, 106, 107, 109, 110, 112, 113, 115, 116, 117, 119, 120, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 130, 135, 136, 137, 138, 140, 141, 143, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 153, 154, 155, 157, 159, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 196, 197, 199, 204, 215, 219, 239, 240, 243, 244, 334, 336, 338, 341, 342, 355, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 365, 430, 441, 468, 510, 532, 537, 538, 541, 545, 551, 565, 566, 567, 569, 570, 571, 572, 573, 576, 577].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"forum-board-video","rule":"screen == 'Desktop' && [7, 8, 12, 13, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 71, 73, 75, 77, 86, 101, 102, 106, 107, 109, 110, 112, 113, 115, 116, 117, 119, 120, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 130, 135, 136, 137, 138, 140, 141, 143, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 153, 154, 155, 157, 159, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 196, 197, 199, 204, 215, 219, 239, 240, 243, 244, 334, 336, 338, 341, 342, 355, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 365, 430, 441, 468, 510, 532, 537, 538, 541, 545, 551, 565, 566, 567, 569, 571, 572, 573, 576, 577].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"autoplay-toggle","rule":"[6, 7, 8, 12, 13, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 71, 73, 75, 77, 78, 101, 102, 106, 107, 109, 110, 112, 113, 115, 116, 117, 119, 120, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 135, 136, 137, 138, 140, 141, 143, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 153, 154, 155, 157, 159, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 196, 197, 199, 204, 215, 219, 239, 240, 243, 244, 334, 336, 338, 341, 342, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 365, 430, 441, 468, 510, 532, 537, 538, 541, 545, 551, 565, 566, 567, 569, 571, 573, 576, 577].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"},{"id":"spotlight-videos-stories","rule":"0","ruleFloat":0,"chance":0,"enabled":false},{"id":"player-detail-tags","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"top-ribbon-widget","rule":"0","ruleFloat":0,"chance":0,"enabled":false},{"id":"new-story-page","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"debug-cors","rule":"email == 'genebarrier@gmail.com'"},{"id":"update-avatar","rule":"true"},{"id":"video-only-carousel","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"autoplay-mute","rule":"0","ruleFloat":0,"chance":0,"enabled":false},{"id":"upload-photos-enabled","rule":"[224].indexOf(+siteId) > -1","ruleBool":true,"sites":["7","8","14","15","16","18","46","109","145","146","162","168","175","177","179","181","204","215","224","355"]},{"id":"player-list-view-2","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"partitioned-forums-index","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"app-promo-interstitial","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"forum-instertial-ads","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"user-events","rule":"0.25","ruleFloat":0.25,"chance":0.25,"enabled":false},{"id":"merlin","rule":"1","ruleFloat":1,"chance":1,"enabled":true},{"id":"homestream-native-ad","rule":"!_.contains(['143','73','77','537', '570'], siteId)"},{"id":"upload-videos-enabled","rule":"[224].indexOf(+siteId) > -1","ruleBool":false,"sites":["224"]},{"id":"block-ad-970x91-superleaderboard-top","rule":"[571,572,570,204,73,196,8,194,143,155,567,197,545,77,168,171,219,48,107,17,175,146,183,188,110,190,148,532,243,25,61,62,112,127,75,541,537,565,551,14,106,43,334,239,44,336,165,338,166,341,46,342,430,167,47,16,164,135,140,215,169,170,172,173,174,13,162,176,136,19,240,178,109,145,181,128,182,157,141,180,199,357,184,358,359,18,185,187,360,186,7,12,365,510,189,191,192,566,147,137,468,193,153,138,154,538,126,123,149,101,113,115,63,125,64,65,66,68,69,70,120,71,156,551,530,177,15,6, 454].indexOf(+siteId) === -1"},{"id":"enable-autoplay-story","rule":"typeof(pagetype) != 'undefined' && _.contains(['StoryPage'], pagetype) && screen == 'Desktop'"},{"id":"forums-story-and-video-icons","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"disable-get-story-threads","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"march-madness","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"get-verb-player-search","rule":"true"},{"id":"national-video-link","rule":"true"},{"id":"premium-user","rule":"!!isPM"},{"id":"double-native-ads","rule":"!_.contains(['143','73','77','537', '570'], siteId)"},{"id":"topic-quick-reply","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"story-native-ad","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"new-sidebar","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"topstory","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"new-login","rule":"true","ruleBool":true},{"id":"topstory-first-slot","rule":"false","ruleBool":false},{"id":"story-bottom-video","rule":"screen == 'Desktop' && [7, 8, 12, 13, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 68, 69, 70, 71, 73, 75, 77, 86, 101, 102, 106, 107, 109, 110, 112, 113, 115, 116, 117, 119, 120, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 130, 135, 136, 137, 138, 140, 141, 143, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 153, 154, 155, 157, 159, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 196, 197, 199, 204, 215, 219, 239, 240, 243, 244, 334, 336, 338, 341, 342, 355, 357, 358, 359, 360, 361, 365, 430, 441, 468, 510, 532, 537, 538, 541, 545, 551, 565, 566, 567, 569, 571, 573, 576, 577].indexOf(+siteId) > -1"}],"menu":{"key":"2143","name":"Site 63 Menu","url":"","weight":798,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"2144","name":"Forums\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/forums?s=[SiteID]","weight":631,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2148","name":"News\n","url":"","weight":635,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"2149","name":"All\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/news?type=stories&start=0&sortBy=Date&site=[DomainName]","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2150","name":"Draft\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=4&cfg=draft","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2151","name":"Free Agency\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=4&cfg=fa","weight":10,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12543","name":"Podcasts","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/news?type=stories&start=0&sortBy=Date&site=[DomainName]&tag=Podcasts","weight":15,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12544","name":"Videos","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/news?type=stories&start=0&sortBy=Date&site=[DomainName]&tag=Videos","weight":20,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}]},{"key":"2152","name":"Team Info\n","url":"","weight":639,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"2153","name":"Roster\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=8&c=2&nid=[FOOTBALLID]&yr=[YR_NFL_ROSTER]","weight":640,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2154","name":"Stats\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=13727","weight":641,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2155","name":"Schedule\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/blip/schedule","weight":642,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2156","name":"Transactions\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=13728","weight":643,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}]},{"key":"2157","name":"Stats\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=13716","weight":644,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"2158","name":"Standings\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=13718","weight":645,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2159","name":"Scoreboard\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=13717","weight":646,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2160","name":"Team Stats\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=13716","weight":647,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"2161","name":"Player Stats\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=13715","weight":648,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}]},{"key":"2162","name":"Free Agency\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=9&c=12&nid=83&lnid=83&yr=[YR_NFL_FREEAGENCY]","weight":649,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12141","name":"Free Agency DB\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=9&c=12&nid=83&lnid=83&yr=2016","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12142","name":"Vikings Free Agency\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/news?type=stories&sortBy=Date&site=VikingUpdate.com&tag=Vikings%20Free%20Agency","weight":100,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}]},{"key":"2163","name":"Draft\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=9&c=12&nid=83&lnid=124&yr=[YR_NFL_DRAFT]","weight":650,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"9650","name":"Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/nfl/[YR_NFL_DRAFT]-nfl-draft-rankings?s=[SiteID]","weight":100,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"9651","name":"Combine\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=22749","weight":105,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"9652","name":"Senior Bowl\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/a.z?s=[SiteID]&p=3&blipid=22752","weight":110,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"9653","name":"Mock Muncher\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/nfl/blip/MDMPlayerListing","weight":115,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12143","name":"Vikings Combine\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/news?type=stories&sortBy=Date&site=VikingUpdate.com&tag=Vikings%20Combine","weight":150,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12144","name":"Vikings Draft\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST][Folder]/news?type=stories&sortBy=Date&site=VikingUpdate.com&tag=Vikings%20Draft","weight":200,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}]},{"key":"2164","name":"Fantasy\n","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/fantasy/","weight":651,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12330","name":"Shop","url":"http://scoutmember.fanatics.com/NFL_Minnesota_Vikings/?utm_source=scoutcom_nav&utm_medium=bm_referral&utm_term=kw--Scout_NAV|cpn--no_coupon|offer--no_offer","weight":9999998,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"8987","name":"Tickets\n","url":"http://tickets.[NETWORKHOST]/[SITEALIAS]-tickets?sid=[SUBDOMAIN]","weight":9999999,"external":true,"sectionHead":false}],"siteId":"63"},"networkMenu":{"key":"11863","name":"Network Menu","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11864","name":"NCAA","url":"","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11881","name":"Teams","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12395","name":"Network - NCAA - Teams - Picker","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"type":"team-picker","league":"ncaa"}],"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11882","name":"NCAA Football HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11883","name":"FB Recruiting","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11884","name":"NCAA Basketball HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11885","name":"BK Recruiting","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/recruiting/","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11886","name":"Tailgating","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/tailgating/","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":5,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12740","name":"Stadiums","url":"http://www.scout.com/stadium-journey/ncaa-football-stadiums?sortBy=rating","weight":6,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":6,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":0,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11865","name":"NFL","url":"","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11878","name":"Teams","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12396","name":"Network - NFL - Teams - Picker","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"type":"team-picker","league":"nfl"}],"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11877","name":"NFL HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/nfl/","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11887","name":"Draft Rankings","url":"http://www.[NETWORKHOST]/nfl/[YR_NFL_DRAFT]-nfl-draft-rankings","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11888","name":"Fantasy","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11889","name":"Tailgating","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/tailgating/","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12741","name":"Stadiums","url":"http://www.scout.com/stadium-journey/nfl-stadiums","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":5,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":1,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11866","name":"MLB","url":"","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11891","name":"Teams","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12397","name":"Network - MLB - Teams - Picker","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"type":"team-picker","league":"mlb"}],"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11890","name":"MLB HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/mlb/","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11892","name":"Transactions","url":"http://www.scout.com/mlb/rumors/","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11893","name":"Scouting","url":"http://www.scout.com/mlb/scouting/","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11894","name":"Top Prospects","url":"http://www.scout.com/mlb/a.z?s=243&p=9&c=12&nid=287&lnid=287&pid=88&yr=2015","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12742","name":"Stadiums","url":"http://www.scout.com/stadium-journey/mlb-stadiums","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":5,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":2,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11867","name":"Recruiting","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11896","name":"FB Recruiting HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11897","name":"FB Prospects","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]-football-prospects","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11898","name":"FB Commits","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]-football-commits","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11899","name":"FB Team Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/football/recruiting/a.z?s=73&p=9&c=14&yr=[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11900","name":"JC Football","url":"http://www.scout.com/junior-college-football/","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12430","name":"JUCO Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/junior-college-football/2017-football-prospects?league=JUCO","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12431","name":"JUCO Commits","url":"http://www.scout.com/junior-college-football/2017-football-commits?league=JUCO","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12432","name":"JUCO Visits","url":"http://www.scout.com/junior-college-football/2017-football-visits?league=JUCO","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}],"index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11902","name":"BK Recruiting HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/recruiting/","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":5,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11903","name":"BK Prospects","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/recruiting/[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]-basketball-prospects","weight":6,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":6,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11904","name":"BK Commits","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/recruiting/[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]-basketball-commits","weight":7,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":7,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11905","name":"BK Team Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/college/basketball/recruiting/a.z?s=75&p=9&c=14&cfg=bb&yr=[YR_CFB_RECRUITING]","weight":8,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":8,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12423","name":"High School Sports","url":"http://www.scout.com/high-school/blip/front","weight":9,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":9,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":3,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11868","name":"More Sports","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11879","name":"NBA","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12399","name":"Network - More Sports - NBA - Picker","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"type":"team-picker","league":"nba"}],"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11880","name":"Golf","url":"http://www.scout.com/golf/","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12718","name":"Stadium Journey","url":"http://www.scout.com/stadium-journey","weight":3,"external":false,"description":"The authority for stadium reviews, rankings, and ratings.","sectionHead":false,"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12533","name":"Cleveland Sports","url":"http://www.scout.com/cleveland-sports","weight":6,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":4,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11869","name":"Fantasy","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12406","name":"Rankings","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12433","name":"2016 Top 200","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/2016-fantasy-football-rankings","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12407","name":"QB Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/2016-fantasy-football-quarterback-rankings","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12408","name":"RB Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/2016-fantasy-football-running-back-rankings","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12409","name":"WR Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/2016-fantasy-football-wide-receiver-rankings","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12410","name":"TE Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/2016-fantasy-football-tight-end-rankings","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12411","name":"K Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/2016-fantasy-football-kicker-rankings","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12412","name":"DEF Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/2016-fantasy-football-defense-rankings","weight":6,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12413","name":"DL Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/2016-fantasy-football-defensive-lineman-rankings","weight":7,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12414","name":"LB Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/2016-fantasy-football-linebacker-rankings","weight":8,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12415","name":"DB Rankings","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/2016-fantasy-football-defensive-back-rankings","weight":9,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}],"index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11876","name":"Fantasy HQ","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12400","name":"Tools","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"12403","name":"Depth Charts","url":"http://fftoolbox.scout.com/football/depth-charts.cfm","weight":0,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12402","name":"Bye Weeks","url":"http://fftoolbox.scout.com/football/byeweeks.cfm","weight":1,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12401","name":"All Tools","url":"http://stage.scout.com/fantasy/story/1554317","weight":2,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12404","name":"Strength of Schedule","url":"http://fftoolbox.scout.com/football/strength_of_schedule.cfm","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false},{"key":"12405","name":"Mock Draft Simulator","url":"http://fantasymockdraft.scout.com/simulator/","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false}],"index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12416","name":"Daily Fantasy","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/news?type=stories&sortBy=Date&site=ScoutFantasy.com&query=DFS","weight":3,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12417","name":"Forums","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/forums","weight":4,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12418","name":"Play","url":"http://www.playscoutfantasy.com/lobby.php","weight":5,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":5,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12419","name":"Join","url":"http://www.scout.com/fantasy/story/1557795-join-us-at-scout-fantasy","weight":6,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":6,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":5,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11870","name":"Military","weight":7,"external":false,"sectionHead":true,"children":[{"key":"11913","name":"Warrior","url":"http://www.scout.com/military/warrior/","weight":0,"external":false,"description":"The latest news and tech from the field of combat.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/warrior.png","index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11914","name":"Sniper's Hide","url":"http://www.scout.com/military/snipers-hide/","weight":1,"external":false,"description":"The #1 source of information for the world of long-range shooting and precision marksmanship.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/snipershide.png","index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11917","name":"Deadliest Blogger","url":"http://www.scout.com/military/deadliest-blogger/","weight":4,"external":false,"description":"Military history from ancient battles to modern warfare.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/04/26/deadliestblogger.png","index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":6,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11872","name":"Fishing","weight":8,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11921","name":"North American Fisherman","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/fishing/","weight":0,"external":false,"description":"Fishing news and video from NAF.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/04/26/fisherman.png","index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11922","name":"Wired2Fish","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/wired2fish","weight":1,"external":false,"description":"Gear reviews, guides, and how-to videos for serious anglers.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/wired2fish_1.png","index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12546","name":"Fishhound","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/fishhound/","weight":2,"external":false,"description":"The most trusted source of fishing reports in the U.S.A.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/03/17/fishhound-icon.png","index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11923","name":"Everything Smallmouth","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/smallmouth-bass/","weight":2,"external":false,"description":"Everything you need to know to catch more smallmouth bass.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/04/26/fishing_generic.png","index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11924","name":"Fishulo","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/fishulo","weight":3,"external":false,"description":"Where to go and what to use to catch more fish in Canada.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/02/01/fishulo_gold.png","index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11926","name":"LakeForkGuy Fishing TV","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/bass-fishing-tips/","weight":4,"external":false,"description":" Fishing action, tips and instruction for more successful angling.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/04/26/LakeForkGuy_icon.png","index":5,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11980","name":"YakFishTV","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/kayak-fishing/","weight":5,"external":false,"description":"Showing the world what kayak fishing is all about.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/01/02/YakFishTV%20Icon.png","index":6,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":7,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11871","name":"Hunting","weight":9,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11918","name":"North American Hunter","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/hunting/","weight":0,"external":false,"description":"Hunting news, video, and gear reviews from NAH.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/hunter_square_v2.png","index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11919","name":"The Buck Advisors","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/whitetail-deer/","weight":1,"external":false,"description":"Expert advice for whitetail deer hunters.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/hunting_generic.png","index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11920","name":"Backwoods Life","url":"http://www.scout.com/outdoors/backwoods-life/","weight":2,"external":false,"description":"The official home of the Backwoods Life® Crew.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2015/12/30/backwoodslife_icon.png","index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":8,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11873","name":"Living","weight":10,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"children":[{"key":"11927","name":"Gear","url":"http://www.scout.com/gear/","weight":0,"external":false,"description":"News and reviews on the hottest gear, fastest cars, and latest tech.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/gear2.png","index":0,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11928","name":"Build","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/build","weight":1,"external":false,"description":"Gear reviews and how-to guides for the handyman.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/handy.png","index":1,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11931","name":"Tailgate","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/tailgating/","weight":2,"external":false,"description":"Recipes, games, and guides for American's fastest-growing sport.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/tailgater.png","index":2,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"12719","name":"Stadium Journey","url":"http://www.scout.com/stadium-journey","weight":2,"external":false,"description":"The authority for stadium reviews, rankings, and ratings.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/2016/04/30/icon.png","index":3,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11930","name":"Garden","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/gardening/","weight":3,"external":false,"description":"Tips and tricks for landscaping and lawn care.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/gardening.png","index":4,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false},{"key":"11929","name":"Cook","url":"http://www.scout.com/home/cooking/","weight":4,"external":false,"description":"Recipes and tutorial videos.","sectionHead":false,"icon":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/sites/cooking.png","index":5,"menu":"secondary","isActive":false}],"index":9,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"12398","name":"Membership","url":"http://www.scout.com/membership","weight":11,"external":true,"sectionHead":true,"index":10,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11874","name":"Tickets","url":"http://tickets.scout.com/","weight":12,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":11,"menu":"primary","isActive":false},{"key":"11875","name":"App","url":"https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/scout.com/id969228328","weight":13,"external":false,"sectionHead":false,"index":12,"menu":"primary","isActive":false}]},"taxonomyInfo":{"id":"202","name":"Minnesota Vikings","description":"","weight":1,"vocabulary":"scout","classificationNodes":[113],"forumIds":[1556,1554,1581,1577,1574,1576,1580,3757,1572],"parentIds":["198"],"ancestorIds":["202","198","8"],"descendantIds":["202"],"mobile":true,"mobileType":"DoubleLevel","siteIds":["63"],"sites":[{"id":"63","name":"min (s=63)","domainName":"VikingUpdate.com","description":"

Powered by Viking Update

\n","smallLogo":"http://img.scout.com/sites/default/files/minnesota_vikings.png","appDfpHierarchy":"299643/ScoutApp/Sports/NFL/min/","siteDfpHierarchy":"299643/Scout.com/Sports/NFL/min/","siteBrand":"Viking Update"}]},"noteConfigMap":[["TrendingForumSubThread",{"id":"4","containerType":"TrendingForumSubThread","width":{"to":1},"height":2,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}],["StorySummary",{"id":"0","containerType":"StorySummary","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}],["ForumSubThread",{"id":"1","containerType":"ForumSubThread","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}],["AdUnit",{"id":"2","containerType":"AdUnit","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}],["TrendingStorySummary",{"id":"3","containerType":"TrendingStorySummary","width":{"to":1},"height":1,"indexDateTimeUTC":"0001-01-01T00:00:00","tags":[],"statusCode":0}]]}; var nyneveErrors = []; if (console && console.error) { try { var errors = nyneveErrors; for (var i=0; i < errors.length; i++) { var error = errors[i]; console.error('Nyneve Request Error: ', error); } } catch (e) { console.error('JSON parse error. Nyneve Request Errors.', e); } }