Jim Souhan

Columnist | Sports
Phone: 612-719-0257
Jim Souhan writes four columns and week and writes posts to the blog Souhan on Sports on Startribune.com. He can also be heard on 1500ESPN on Sunday from 10-noon and weekdays at 2:05 p.m.

Recent content from Jim Souhan

Souhan: Early games will determine the endgame of Vikings season

In the first six weeks of the schedule the Vikings will face five teams with superior quarterbacks, who will be given the opportunity to pick on the secondary.

Updated: September 06, 2014, - 01:48 PM

Chart: Tough slate of QBs face Vikings

Weeks 1-6 will see the Vikings face a slew of top quarterbacks:WK 1 AT RAMS1. Shaun Hill:  Sam Bradford’s knee injury...

Updated: September 05, 2014, - 07:00 PM

Souhan: Mondays might not be as fun for critical Vikings fans

There are traditions that define Vikingdom: wearing Helga Horns, hating Green Bay, and second-guessing coordinators on Monday morning. You really want to try that this year?

Updated: September 05, 2014, - 11:58 AM

Souhan: Signing Sam would have made perfect sense for Vikings

If the Vikings sign Michael Sam, even to their practice squad, they will be adding a player who is similar in size and style to Brian Robison and Everett Griffin, players Mike Zimmer can move all over the field.

Updated: September 03, 2014, - 09:05 AM

Souhan: Lynx's Big Three comes through again

The Whalen-Augustus-Moore trio willed the Lynx to victory in a do-or-die game.

Updated: September 01, 2014, - 07:47 AM

Souhan: These should be the Twins' next four moves

The Twins can do more to show us their best team of the future. Here’s what they should do before the waiver-required trading deadline.

Updated: August 30, 2014, - 11:51 PM

Souhan: The talent is there; Leidner has to find it

The Gophers should be strong on defense and in the running game. Their ceiling will be determined by how well Mitch Leidner throws the ball downfield.

Updated: August 29, 2014, - 12:54 AM

Souhan: Burning desire fuels goal for Peterson: Best player ever

The Viking isn’t slowing down as he approaches 30. “This is going to be the best offense I’ve played in. This is the offense I’ve been waiting for," he said.

Updated: August 28, 2014, - 07:53 AM

Souhan: Three games in, there's plenty to like in Zimmer

The real games begin in September, but first-year Vikings coach Mike Zimmer has shown promise.

Updated: August 25, 2014, - 12:09 PM

Souhan: Wolves have work to do to rebound from Kevin Love deal

Unless Andrew Wiggins becomes a superstar on a winning team and stays with the Wolves long-term, this evokes memories of the Kevin Garnett trade that sent the team into a funk.

Updated: August 25, 2014, - 06:58 AM

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