Our Team

Our Team

Austin Belisle (Editor In Chief) 

Austin Belisle is the West Coast’s biggest Vikings fan, a football diehard cheering on the purple and yellow from sunny California. After graduating from San Jose State University in 2014, he began working full-time in corporate marketing and blogging on various sports websites. Austin’s passion for the Vikings led him to Vikings Territory, where he hopes to share his lifelong enthusiasm for the team with readers on a daily basis. You can follow him on Twitter @austincbelisle

Sean Borman (Contributor) 

Sean Borman is a writer with Minnesota roots that’s still somehow an optimist. He was an intern with the Vikings during college and previously wrote for Rant Sports. You can find Sean on the golf course and on Twitter @SeanBoarMan.

Andy Carlson (Podcast Producer) 

Andy Carlson is life-long Vikings fan with a sense of humor to help dull the pain of that existence. Sports are fun. They’re meant to be be enjoyed and not taken too seriously. He lives that mantra over at the Purple FTW! Podcast: Dedicated to the Pain AND Pleasure that is the Minnesota Vikings. Check out his shenanigans there and on Twitter @AndyCarlsonShow and @PurpleForTheWin.

Drew Mahowald (Contributor)

Drew Mahowald is a student at Saint John’s University (MN) majoring in Media Communication. He proclaims himself Jim Kleinsasser’s number one fan. The first Vikings game Drew remembers watching is the 41-0 blowout loss to the Giants in the 2000 NFC Championship game. Despite this, he has developed a deep knowledge and passion for the team. When he isn’t writing about the Vikings, Drew is usually out golfing with friends or eating Little Caesar’s pizza. You can find more of his work at CanisHoopus.com, the SB Nation affiliate Minnesota Timberwolves blog, or on Twitter at @DrewMahowald.

Sam Neumann (Contributor)

Sam Neumann is a freelance writer and lifelong Vikings apologist. He has seen his share of Vikings-related heartbreak – hey, we all have – but believes we are united by the hope that one day that norse ship will come in. Sam is the author of three books, including the New York Times Bestseller Memoirs of a Gas Station. He lives in Denver, Colorado, and has had it with Broncos fans. You can follow him on twitter @NeumSamN.

BJ Reidell (Content Coordinator) 

BJ has been writing about the Vikings and NFC North Division since graduating from Marquette University in 2014. Prior to joining VT in a full-time role, he spent two years covering NDSU football, NAHL hockey and high school athletics for the Bismarck TribuneHe also co-hosts “About the Labor: A Minnesota Vikings Podcast” alongside Drew Mahowald and deeply treasures his 18-year relationship with Chipotle.

You can follow him on Twitter @RobertReidell for team updates, player analysis and likely an occasional Taylor Heinicke rant.

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