Explained: 6 Items to Watch in Vikings-Lions

Explained: 6 Items to Watch in Vikings-Lions
Oct 10, 2021; Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; Detroit Lions tight end T.J. Hockenson (88) and Minnesota Vikings defensive end D.J. Wonnum. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports.

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This is Episode 127 of VikesNow, a YouTube channel devoted to daily Minnesota Vikings analysis. This episode examines prudent Vikings-Lions storylines in Week 3.

Particularly, Adam Thielen, Kirk Cousins, and the team’s ability to bounce back from adversity 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).