Mark Craig

Reporter/Columnist | Vikings/NFL
Phone: 612-673-7011
Mark Craig covers the NFL and the Vikings.

Recent content from Mark Craig

Craig: It might take a village to replace Peterson

The Vikings' life after Adrian Peterson doesn’t have to be the death of a suitable running game in today’s NFL.

Updated: September 20, 2014, - 09:24 AM

Mark Craig's Week 3 picks

CRAIG’S LISTLast week, we made a mistake. Actually, we made nine of them. Ten, if you’re counting against the spread.But...

Updated: September 19, 2014, - 08:45 PM

Covering Saints' Graham a tall order for any defense

Jimmy Graham has called himself a wide receiver. The NFL, for contract purposes, ruled he’s a tight end. Meanwhile, defensive-minded...

Updated: September 19, 2014, - 08:13 PM

Five Week 3 story lines

FOCUS ON FIVE STORY LINES1 A rare rematch Peyton will be up against itDenver at Seattle is the first...

Updated: September 19, 2014, - 08:12 PM

Cassel hopes to avoid interceptions, find rhythm without key teammates

Two of the tools that quarterback Matt Cassel could have used to improve disappeared indefinitely and forever in under 48 hours this week.

Updated: September 19, 2014, - 12:27 AM

Vikings faced with big distraction as Saints game nears

The team can settle into the “refuge” that is preparing for games.

Updated: September 18, 2014, - 12:27 PM

Will Adrian Peterson play for the Vikings again?

It’s unclear whether star Adrian Peterson will ever play another down for the Vikings. The Vikings reversed course from Monday’s stance and placed him on the exempt/commissioner’s permission list.

Updated: September 18, 2014, - 08:53 AM

Craig: Vikings players face pressure of the interview

Football isn’t the lone topic NFL players have to be knowledgeable about when dealing with media.

Updated: September 17, 2014, - 12:05 AM

Mark Craig's Week 3 Power Rankings

Week 3 Power Rankings1. Broncos 2-02. Eagles 2-03. Cardinals 2-04. Chargers 1-15. Seahawks 1-16. Bengals 2-07. Packers 1-18. Bills 2-09. Dolphins 1-110. Patriots 1-111. Falcons 1-112. Panthers 2-013. Bears 1-114. 49ers 1-115. Texans 2-016. Jets 1-117....

Updated: September 17, 2014, - 12:05 AM

Mark Craig's Five Extra Points

Takeaways from Sunday's Vikings-Patriots game.

Updated: September 14, 2014, - 11:10 PM

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