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A few thoughts on Monday night's events at Cowboys Stadium: What it means: The Chicago Bears improved to 3-1 and now share the NFC North lead with the Minnesota Vikings. This was the kind of all-around dominance the Bears envisioned this offseason. Thei…Share Tweet
After the Detroit Lions' 20-13 loss to the Minnesota Vikings, here are three issues that merit further examination: In defending special teams coordinator Danny Crossman, coach Jim Schwartz rejected the assertion that the Vikings had outschemed them Sun…Share Tweet
Frazier still puzzled by personal foul call against Josh Robinsonstartribune.com Oct 1, 2012The Vikings coach isn't ready to accept the referees' judgment that the cornerback was guilty of unnecessary roughness when he tackled Nate Burleson in Sunday's game in Detroit.Share Tweet
Report: “Nothing serious” wrong with Cliff Avril’s backprofootballtalk.com Oct 1, 2012Sunday was not a good day for the Lions, but it doesn’t sound like they will need to add a serious injury to defensive end Cliff Avril’s back to the list of things to feel bad about in the wake of their 20-13 loss to the Vikings. Avril left the game iShare Tweetstartribune.com Oct 1, 2012Two return TDs propel Minnesota to a win over Detroit. How long has it been since the Vikings won without scoring an offensive touchdown?Share TweetCNNSI.com Oct 1, 2012The NFL at the quarter pole: strange days indeed. Cards and Vikings, a combined 7-1. Saints and Lions, a combined 1-7. Rookie quarterbacks Robert Griffin III and Andrew Luck are plugging away, playing well, but the best rookie of the first quarter of th…Share Tweet
NFL32OT: Who Can Save The Jets?Oct 1Episode 197: Wendi Nix and Tim Hasselbeck discuss the struggling Jets. Gary "Caveman" Horton breaks down the expectations for the Steelers and the Colts after their bye week. The NFL32 crew discuss the Vikings success and the Lions struggles.
Mint Condition: Diamond StudsOct 1Michele Steele is joined by Panini hobby marketing manager Tracy Hackler to discuss diamond-embedded cards and other highlights of 2012 Panini Momentum Football.
Countdown Daily Hot Topics: Week 4Oct 1Antonio Pierce answers your facebook questions
Heath Evans dissects Minnesota Vikings' special teams brillianceOct 1"NFL AM" analyst Heath Evans examines how the Minnesota Vikings opened up holes for two special teams touchdowns in Week 4 against the Detroit Lions.