Explained: Aaron Rupar’s Vikings Takes

This is Episode 31 of VikesNow, a YouTube channel devoted to daily Minnesota Vikings analysis. This episode features Aaron Rupar — a political journalist and lifelong Vikings fan.

Particularly, Rupar offers NFL draft predictions and offseason analysis about the Vikings.

Email any feedback — especially constructive criticism — to d.baker@vikingsterritory.com.


Dustin Baker is a political scientist who graduated from the University of Minnesota in 2007. Subscribe to his daily YouTube Channel, VikesNow. 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).