Purple PTSD: Cousins Trade Chatter, Storm Brewing for Vikings, Return to Health by Players

Kris Boyd Criticizes Vikings Fans after Win
Dec 9, 2021; Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Minnesota Vikings defensive back Kris Boyd. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports.

The sister-site to VikingsTerritory is PurplePTSD.com, and the guys and gals over there roll out the Minnesota Vikings analysis just as much as we do.

Here is some of their top content for the week.

1 – PurplePTSD editor Kyle Joudry explains why you should taper your trade-Cousins enthusiasm.

2 – The Vikings tend to bump up against the salary cap each offseason, and here’s a look at the implications of that in 2022.

3 – Josh Frey examines the Vikings who are healing from a litany of injuries.

4 – Craig Williams reviews an apropos time for Minnesota to terminate the head coach if that plan is on the docket.

5 – Minnesota lost to Detroit, and PurplePTSD knows why.

Dustin Baker is a political scientist who graduated from the University of Minnesota in 2007. He hosts a podcast with Bryant McKinnie, which airs every Wednesday with Raun Sawh and Sally from Minneapolis. His Viking fandom dates back to 1996. Listed guilty pleasures: Peanut Butter Ice Cream, ‘The Sopranos,’ and The Doors (the band).