Door Open for Former Wisconsin Badger

Timing is everything in life...and it's certainly no different in the NFL. And for former Wisconsin safety Michael Caputo, his timing might actually be perfect. Caputo comes into a situation in New Orleans where the Saints lost Rafael Bush to free agency and Vinnie Sunseri, was recently waived. Starters Jairus Byrd and Kenny Vaccaro's jobs are safe, as is 2nd round pick Vonn Bell, but don't bet against the feisty Badger joining the fray. Just ask LSU superstar running back Leonard Fournette.
May 3, 2016

Saints Free Agency: Big In-House Decisions

In recent years, the New Orleans Saints have made a habit of living in salary cap hell, forcing them to restructure contracts and waiving those who refuse to do so. It's an unfortunate necessary evil after spending many offseason robbing Peter in order to pay Paul. Somehow, the Saints always seem to find players on the free agent market. But before they can look elsewhere, decisions must be made on several of their own players, from Khiry Robinson to Benjamin Watson. Here are my thoughts...
February 14, 2016

Flashback Friday: Vikings 37, Packers 34

The Minnesota Vikings needed a win to get into the playoffs and overcame a Green Bay Packers comeback with a big day from Adrian Peterson in 2012. 
November 20, 2015

Sunday slant: Time to solve safety

The Minnesota Vikings have been rotating safeties next to Harrison Smith and will again Sunday, but they better figure it out before facing the best quarterbacks in the NFL in November and December.
October 17, 2015

Vikings reach injury settlement with Sanford

The Vikings parted ways with Jamarca Sanford, their 2009 seventh-round draft pick who had played in more than 70 games for them.
September 8, 2014

Vikings cut experienced safeties moving to 53

The Vikings placed safety Jamarca Sanford on injured reserve and cut Chris Crocker and Kurt Coleman in their roster cutdown to 53 players.
August 30, 2014

Notebook: More ‘clarity’ at safety, MLB?

Head coach Mike Zimmer said he is getting “more clarity” at safety and has an idea of what he wants to do at middle linebacker.
August 25, 2014

Two spots left to claim on Vikings defense

The starters are beginning to fall into place, but two spots remain open for the seizing.
August 18, 2014