Explained: The Nick Mullens Trade Represents the New Way vs. Old Way for Vikings

Explained: The Nick Mullens Trade Represents the New Way vs. Old Way for Vikings
Aug 20, 2022; Miami Gardens, Florida, USA; Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Nick Mullens. Mandatory Credit: Jim Rassol-USA TODAY Sports.

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This is Episode 106 of VikesNow, a YouTube channel devoted to daily Minnesota Vikings analysis. This episode examines why the Nick Mullens trade is a breath of fresh air.

Particularly, previous late-summer trades by the Vikings are discussed.

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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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