Minnesota Vikings: Did They Blow The Draft?

May 2, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Did the Vikings blow the draft? My answer is, yes! At least with the quarterback position anyway. 
Looking at the Minnesota Vikings, it seems as if they have all the chess pieces in place to make a shot at the Superbowl. 
Their defense and secondary is strong, they have a pass rush, and yes, the corners are sharp. 
Their running game — Best in the business. Adrian Peterson and Toby Gerhart, are any quarterbacks dream come true in the backfield. It keeps the defensive backs honest, and almost guarantees none of your receivers are ever double covered. 
The pass protection is damned good and even scrambling quarterbacks, "Tavaris Jackson," or 40-year-old Quarterbacks fare well behind them. 
Their receivers are way above average, and with the emergence of Sidney Rice, pretty darn good. Throw in Vicinte Shianco at tight end and wow, these guys are an awesome receiving corps. 
Who controls the reigns to this gravy train? Wel...

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