Mark Craig

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

Recent content from Mark Craig

Week 2: Five NFL story lines

FOCUS ON FIVE STORY LINES1 Meanwhile, in Carolina … Greg Hardy continues to playPanthers defensive end Greg Hardy, who...

Updated: September 13, 2014, - 05:11 AM

Mark Craig's NFL picks

craig’s LISTThe Vikings are a first-place team and the only one not to allow a touchdown. The Patriots are a...

Updated: September 12, 2014, - 10:08 PM

Mark Craig's NFL Chatter

Bill Belichick never has thought the way other people think he should think.It was early December in San Diego in...

Updated: September 12, 2014, - 10:08 PM

Three games to watch

SEA at SD 3 p.m. Sunday, Ch. 9Chargers are 0-1. Since 1990, 12 percent of 0-2 teams made playoffs.NYJ at...

Updated: September 12, 2014, - 10:08 PM

Brady and Belichick have been too good for too long

Mike Zimmer has warned his team: Bill Belichick and Tom Brady don’t take to losing. That makes them extra dangerous Sunday.

Updated: September 11, 2014, - 08:01 AM

Mark Craig's NFL Power Rankings

Week 1 power rankings1. Seahawks 1-02. 49ers 1-03. Broncos 1-04. Falcons 1-05. Eagles 1-06. Cardinals 1-07. Dolphins 1-08. Saints 0-19. Steelers 1-010. Packers 0-111. Bills 1-012. Patriots 0-113. Bengals 1-014. Vikings 1-015. Lions 1-016. Panthers 1-017....

Updated: September 10, 2014, - 07:54 AM

Craig: To Vikings' coach Zimmer, each role is important

Gerald Hodges’ efficient play was an example of the coach’s philosophy.

Updated: September 10, 2014, - 12:20 AM

Patterson rides '80 Truck' in Vikings' victory

The second-year receiver, if you can truly call him only that, broke the game open with a 67-yard TD run.

Updated: September 08, 2014, - 12:23 PM

Josh Robinson makes key play in Vikings victory

Josh Robinson called it the most consistent and confidently-played game of his three-year NFL career. But, no, the Vikings’ No....

Updated: September 07, 2014, - 06:51 PM

NFL Insider: Find a keeper at quarterback

Changing quarterbacks at midseason is what NFL coaches are striving to avoid.

Updated: September 07, 2014, - 08:58 AM

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