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Resilient Vikings have taken their cue from Zimmer

On Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
Mike Zimmer was already smiling more than usual, sporting a relaxed look of satisfaction rarely revealed in public during the NFL season, when he really let his guard down a few minutes into his postgame news conference deep inside Minnesota's still-buzzing stadium. ''Hey, let's open ...

View from Above: Look ahead at your own peril

On Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
I don't know about you, but it's hard to fully comprehend what we have here - since it hasn't been done before. Seven straight AFC Championship game appearances.  No one in the NFL has previously reached seven straight conference title games since the 1970 merger.  Oakland had reached five ...