Mark Craig

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

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Mark Craig's Week 1 NFL picks

craig’s LISTWe hear this NFL thing is catching on in popularity. But just to be safe, in addition to our...

Updated: September 06, 2014, - 01:29 AM

Week 1: Five NFL story lines

FOCUS ON FIVE STORY LINES1 Patriots intrigue Two guys to watch against MiamiNew England added cornerback Darrelle Revis, hoping...

Updated: September 05, 2014, - 09:01 PM

NFL Chatter

If Rams backup-turned-starter Shaun Hill beats the Vikings on Sunday, blame Norv Turner.OK, that’s a bit of an oversimplification. But...

Updated: September 05, 2014, - 09:01 PM

Games of the week

NE at MIA Noon Sunday, Ch. 4Dolphins QB Tannehill had best career game vs. Pats in 2013.SF at DAL 3:25...

Updated: September 05, 2014, - 09:01 PM

Vikings' Peterson amped for live action

With no preseason action, virtually no practice contact and Sunday’s regular-season opener at St. Louis two days away, Adrian Peterson is ready to hit someone.

Updated: September 05, 2014, - 01:56 PM

Former Viking Shaun Hill thrust under center for Rams

Former Vikings QB Shaun Hill, a 13-year vet, will make his first opening-day start since 2009.

Updated: September 04, 2014, - 01:05 AM

Mike Zimmer finalizes Vikings defensive lineup

Robert Blanton and Jasper Brinkley will start, for now.

Updated: September 03, 2014, - 11:50 PM

2014 season: Buckle up for another bumpy NFL journey

Take the Bubble Wrap off Adrian Peterson and tell Johnny Football to holster that finger and find a seat. The NFL’s 95th regular season is about to begin.

Updated: September 03, 2014, - 12:01 PM

Mark Craig's Crystal Ball: The NFL season

Team-by-team predictions for the 2014 NFL season

Updated: September 03, 2014, - 06:49 AM

Predicting the AFC

In the AFC, the Broncos hope balance between offense and defense yields a titleBroncos ante up on ‘D’Denver’s record-setting offense...

Updated: September 03, 2014, - 06:48 AM

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