Explained: The 5 Key Games on the Vikings 2022 Schedule

Dec 20, 2021; Chicago, Illinois, USA; Minnesota Vikings defensive back Kris Boyd (29) reacts after the turnover in the second half against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field. Mandatory Credit: Quinn Harris-USA TODAY Sports

This is Episode 49 of VikesNow, a YouTube channel devoted to daily Minnesota Vikings analysis. This episode examines the most critical 2022 Vikings games from a May standpoint.

Particularly, the games in which fans will learn the most about the Vikings are discussed.

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).

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