The Minnesota Fightin’ Vikings head into the Bye Week 2-2. With a quarter of the season already in the books, we need to do like every other show and hand out awards! But not everyone will get a trophy (Papa James Harrison approves). Di Murphy of The Daily Norseman joins me to hand out the hardware!

The Quarter Season Categories & Nominees Are…

The Randy Moss Best Rookie Award
-Trae Waynes
-Eric Kendricks
-TJ Clemmings
-MyCole Pruitt
-Stefon Diggs

The NOT Ragnar Best Mascot Award
-The Purple Pimps
-The Panda Viking
-Di Murphy
-The Dinosaur

The Mike Tomlin Best Assistant Coach Award
-NORVVVVV – Offensive Coordinator
-George Edwards – Defensive Coordinator
-Mike Priefer – Special Teams
-Adam Zimmer – Linebackers
-Andre Patterson – Defensive Line

The Fred Smoot Least Valuable Player Award
-Blair Walsh
-Robert Blanton
-Andrew Sendejo
-TJ Clemmings
-Charles Johnson
-Cordarrelle Patterson

The Arif Hasan Best Blogger Award
-Brian Hall – Vikings Territory
-Ted Glover – The Daily Norseman
-Lindsey Young – Vikings Territory
-Arif Hasan – Er’rywhere
-Di Murphy – The Daily Norseman (Kinda)

The Chris Walsh Fan Favorite Award
-Adam Thielen
-Stefon Diggs
-Justin Trattou
-Edmond Robinson
-Marcus Sherels

The Purple People Eater Best Position Group Award
-Defensive Ends
-Defensive Tackles
-Running Backs
-Defensive Backs

The Scott Studwell Best Looking Player Award
-Harrison Smith
-Danielle Hunter
-Andrew Sendejo
-Chad Greenway
-Anthony Barr

The Randy Moss Best Play Award
-Anthony Barr Intercepting Peyton Manning
-Chad Greenway 91-Yard Interception Return for a Touchdown
-Anthony Barr Hitting Philip Rivers Untouched
-Adrian Peterson 47-yd Touchdown Run on 4th & 1

The Jim Marshall Worst Play Award
-Teddy Bridgewater’s Hail Mary vs San Francisco
-Blair Walsh’s Missed Kick (Take Your Pick)
-The Ronnie Hillman 72-Yard Touchdown Run
-Andrew Sendejo Knocking Out Xavier Rhodes
-All of the 49er Game

The Jim Marshall Lifetime Achievement Award
-Chad Greenway

The Alan Page Most Valuable Player Award
-Adrian Peterson
-Anthony Barr
-Harrison Smith
-Teddy Dave Bridgewater
-Everson Griffen

All that and other “You Like Me, You Really Like Me” nonsense on this edition of the Purple FTW! Podcast!

An Andy Carlson Joint.

Listen to the Episode Below (43:53)

Subscribe on FTW[Download the Podcast. NOW!!!]


Purple FTW! – The Podcast dedicated to the Pain AND Pleasure that is the Minnesota Vikings.

Subscribe to the Purple FTW! Podcast on iTunes & our Youtube Channel!