WhiteFanposts Fanshots Sections Vikings 2018 SeasonVikings 2019 OffseasonU.S. Bank StadiumMinnesota Vikings PodcastsOpen ThreadsMinnesota Vikings News and Links George Iloka Jersey , February 1st, 2019New,1057commentsWeekend Eve Open ThreadCSTShareTweetShareShareMinnesota Vikings News and Links, February 1st, 2019Good Morning!The SuperbOwl鈩?is this weekend, I have other stuff to do as I have to take care of some family business but I hope to watch at least part of the game.Here’s to a good game with no injuries!Meanwhile we’ll carry on with our news and links open thread full of beer recommendations, nap strategies, crock pot and smoker recipes. Fire up the mock drafts and drop by for some fan wisdom, snark and stay warm, it’s cold out.Around the DN since our last thread:A mathematical look at the 2018 Minnesota Vikings from Chris.Vikings news from other sources:In the debut of ‘On The Line Matt Wile Jersey ,’ Vikings.com’s Mike Wobschall is joined by ESPN’s Adam Schefter to discuss the addition of Gary Kubiak to the Vikings staff and more.From their lunch break series: DE Danielle Hunter is included in ESPN’s list of ‘New Batch of Stars’Vikings involved in ‘Hate is Wrong’ Inclusion Panel.From the NFC North Blog Courtney Cousins notes Vikings’ Kyle Rudolph is there for families during the fight of their lives.League News:From NFL.com Brandin Cooks, Robert Woods lead rolling Rams WR corps.Cowboys unlikely to extend Jason Garrett’s contract.Jeffery Simmons, Preston Williams not invited to combine.SB Nation contributer Geoff Schwartz has his best bets for Super Bowl 53.From USA Today Tony Romo is statistically better at predicting NFL plays than completing NFL passes.Finally, in the schadenfreude section, Saint’s HC Sean Payton binged Netflix, ice cream after loss to the Rams.From USA Today angry New Orleans Saints fans become anti-Super Bowl partiers.We come to today’s media selection: Drogon meets Jon Snow - Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 5 Again, we all know the rules, but in case someone is new:-No discussion of politics or religion-No feeding of the trolls-This isn’t a male version of The View, so leave the gender hatred at the door-Keep the bad language to a minimum (using the spoiler tags Rashod Hill Jersey , if you must)-Speaking of which, if discussing a newer show or movie, please use spoiler tags-No pictures that could get someone fired or in serious trouble with their employer-If you can’t disagree in a civil manner, feel free to go away-While navigating the open thread, just assume it’s sarcasm.With that, the beer light is on and the bar is open. Belly up & tie one on. Don’t forget to tip your waitress, try the Tears of Our Rivals鈩?and as always, Welcome Aboard! There are a lot of folks in Atlanta this week doing the media rounds during Super Bowl week, and Minnesota Vikings’ quarterback Kirk Cousins is no exception. On Friday, Cousins sat down with Dan Patrick for the appropriately named Dan Patrick Show.We’ve got several clips below for your viewing pleasure Tom Compton Jersey , starting with the full interview. This one checks in at about 14 minutes or so.If you don’t want to watch the whole thing, we’ve got several other clips as well. In this clip, Patrick and Cousins read his negative draft profile from the lead-up to the 2012 NFL Draft.There’s also a bit where Patrick and Cousins talk about the pressure that Cousins faced this year after receiving what was (for about ten minutes) the biggest contract in NFL history.Last, but not least, things ended on a humorous note with Cousins throwing passes to. . .at least in theory. . .Patrick’s assistant, “McLovin.”As someone that’s been a Dan Patrick fan for a long time, it was kind of cool to see him sit down with Cousins and talk about a few things. If you’d like to tune into The Dan Patrick Show, you can catch it five days a week on the Audience Channel, which is Channel 239 on your DirecTV dial.