About Joe Oberle

Joe Oberle is a veteran sportswriter/editor/reporter and has covered the Vikings since 2008. The author of three books, he has been published in numerous periodicals and websites. He is the managing editor for VikingsTerritory.com and purplePTSD.com, as well.

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Jun 5, 2024
Justin Jefferson will now show up at Vikings mandatory minicamp on June 4 and speak about his new riches, which include $140 million over four years.
May 29, 2024
He said all the right things, it seems, which is a good start. But what does it all mean? Well, the fellas from Vikings Territory Breakdown have an idea and will talk about it. 
May 22, 2024
The Vikings finished in third place in the NFC North division in 2024, so they won’t find themselves playing in lot of primetime or nationally televised games this season.
May 15, 2024
JJ McCarthy, who the Vikings selected 10th overall in the first round of April’s NFL draft, threw some passes, threw an interception and lost a bet to the new defenders in camp.
May 8, 2024
We will look at the Vikings New roster and see where the 2024 Vikings are strongest, where they are weakest and what still needs to be done.
Apr 30, 2024
The Vikings GM did get his quarterback to replace the departed Kirk Cousins and followed it up with a highly-touted edge rusher to replace Danielle Hunter in 2024 NFL Draft.
Apr 24, 2024
The 2024 NFL Draft has arrived and the Vikings currently have two picks in the opening round—conducted Day 1 on Thursday, will they move up or stay?
Apr 18, 2024
Things are getting down to the wire in the NFL Draft. We are two weeks out from the first day of the next era in Minnesota Vikings football, as they hold two draft picks in the first round of the upcoming draft. And we couldn’t be happier that it’s almost here.
Apr 3, 2024
Vikings are searching for the QB of the future. Having two first round picks is great spot to be in, particularly if you don’t have to trade them away to move up, but the Vikings needs are great and many outlets predict a trade is coming.
Mar 26, 2024
After a banner week 2 of free agency Kwesi and the Vikings saw the addition of several defensive performers, a new quarterback in Sam Darnold and the swiping of a fan-favorite running back from that rival team to the east,