Vikings Feature

All NFL Media is Local- Minnesota Vikings

We continue our look at the local media contingent covering their NFL clubs.  Today we go to the Twin Cities and look at the reporters who follow the Minnesota Vikings

Newspaper-  The largest newspaper in the region is the Minneapolis Star-Tribune.  They appear to have a fairly comprehensive sports section, including an area dedicated to the Vikes.  Beat writers Mark Craig (Twitter) and Dan Wiederer (Twitter) maintain the paper’s Access Vikings blog.  Columnists Chip Scoggins (Twitter), Patrick Reusse (Twitter) and  the legendary Sid Hartman (Twitter) will also comment on the Vikes.  The paper also has an independent fan blog by Bo Mitchell, Patrick Donnelly and Christian Peterson

Sports Radio- Sports radio KFAN serves as the flagship of the Vikings Radio NetworkPaul Allen serves as the radio play-by-play voice, joined in the booth by Peter Bercich and Greg Coleman (Bercich Twitter) (Coleman Twitter).  The FAN and KSTP are also the best places for Vikings talk on non-game days.

Television- KAREKMSPKSTP, and WCCO are the main television outlets that cover the Vikings.  Fox Sports North will also provide coverage of the team.

Blogs-  The following independent blogs are another resource for Vikings fans; Purple PrideDaily NorsemanThe Viking Age, Vikings Gab, The Viking Ship, MNVikings Blog, and the team’s own blog.

We know this is not a complete list of resources.  Please use the comments to list others.

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