PurplePTSD: A Roster Ranking, Don’t Blame Favre, Vikings Guide to CFB

NFL Combine more hype than substance for teams and three new Vikings assistant coaches of interest
An image from February 15, 2021 of Kevin O'Connell before his official announcement as the new Head Coach of the Minnesota Vikings in California.

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 from the last couple of days:

1 – PurplePTSD discusses the Vikings modest roster ranking from Pro Football Focus.

2 – Cole Smith authors five reasons why Vikings fans shouldn’t blame Brett Favre for the team’s 2009 demise.

3 – Josh Frey breaks down the Cincinnati Bearcats from the NCAA and why Vikings faithful should keep an eye on that school for 2023 draft purposes.

4 – In the daily video segment, Dustin Baker explains why the 1998 Vikings are not the best team in franchise history.

5 – Kyle Joudry examines the Vikings schedule after the bye week.



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).