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  1. Wrap-up: Lions 31, Jaguars 14

    Kevin Seifert

    A few thoughts from Sunday's events at EverBank Field: What it means: The Detroit Lions won their second consecutive game to get back to .500 for the first time since Week 2. They're 4-4 after their most complete game of the season. They thoroughl...

    Blog | November 04, 2012
  2. Final Word: NFC North

    Kevin Seifert

    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 9: Heading to bye: The Green Bay Packers are hoping to squeeze out one more victory to enter their bye week 6-3 and emerge, presumably, with a much healthier team. The Arizona Cardinals are reeling, having lost...

    Blog | November 02, 2012
  3. Free Head Exam: Minnesota Vikings

    Kevin Seifert

    After the Minnesota Vikings' 26-23 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars, here are three issues that merit further examination: We've noted several times that quarterback Christian Ponder had an efficient, if late-starting game. We should give so...

    Blog | September 10, 2012
  4. BBAO: Packers secondary still unsettled

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: It appears the Green Bay Packers are taking their training camp competition at right cornerback, as well as nickel safety, down to the wire. Reports from Green Bay suggest that the candidates for both spots haven't b...

    Blog | September 06, 2012
  5. On Christian Ponder's inevitable ascension

    Kevin Seifert

    You've no doubt heard the news: The Minnesota Vikings have benched starting quarterback Donovan McNabb in favor of rookie Christian Ponder, an inevitable move that has been brewing all season. ESPN's Chris Mortensen has confirmed a story originally r...

    Blog | October 18, 2011
  6. BBAO: Twitter humor from Ponder, Gabbert

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: My AFC South colleague Paul Kuharsky, who lords over the highly debated and increasingly powerful NFL Twindex, found some humor in a light-hearted Twitter exchange between Minnesota Vikings quarterback Christian Pond...

    Blog | June 21, 2011
  7. ChatWrap: Lions priorities and Vikings QBs

    Kevin Seifert

    Better late than never, let's take a moment to reflect on the highlights of Tuesday's SportsNation chat. I was too caught up in a whole lot of nothing this week to circle back on our chat, but you brought forth a number of interesting topics to conti...

    Blog | May 07, 2011
  8. Christian Ponder: The Vikings' only choice

    Kevin Seifert

    EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- I've been using a baseball analogy for years to describe the Minnesota Vikings' increasingly desperate future at quarterback. After years of band-aid solutions and poorly conceived development plans, the time had come to take a...

    Blog | April 29, 2011
  9. Final argument: Kiper and McShay mocks

    Kevin Seifert

    We've spent the past few months reviewing the various incarnations of mock drafts produced by ESPN analysts Mel Kiper and Todd McShay, so let's take a final look at their latest. Kiper's went live late Wednesday night, and McShay's just posted . ...

    Blog | April 28, 2011
  10. Blog Network mock: Hello, Andy Dalton

    Kevin Seifert

    I was in favor of including trades in ESPN.com's third annual Blog Network mock draft, but the consensus was they would further cloud the muddy snapshot we already have of this draft. After all, with three days remaining until the first round begins,...

    Blog | April 25, 2011
  11. Draft Watch: NFC North

    Kevin Seifert

    Each Thursday leading up to the NFL draft (April 28-30), the ESPN.com NFL blog network will take a division-by-division look at key aspects of the draft. Today's topic: Dream scenario/Plan B. Chicago Bears Dream scenario: There is no doubt the ...

    Blog | April 21, 2011
  12. When are QB accuracy rates important?

    Kevin Seifert

    Enough, wrote Scott of Harrisonburg, Va. Apparently I had referenced one too many times that accuracy rates among college quarterbacks typically translate when they reach the NFL. Prove it, Scott said. Here's what he dropped in the mailbag: My first...

    Blog | April 20, 2011
  13. Myth and reality with Cam Newton

    Kevin Seifert

    I've watched as the Cam Newton conversation has escalated and, most would say, devolved into personal attacks and accusations of racism. There's no doubt that any team deciding whether to draft the Auburn quarterback, including the Minnesota Vikings,...

    Blog | April 01, 2011
  14. At least five private QB meetings for Vikings

    Kevin Seifert

    Based on various reports that have surfaced in recent weeks, it appears that Auburn's Cam Newton will be at least the fifth quarterback to spend private time with the Minnesota Vikings when he works out for them Wednesday. At least two more visits ar...

    Blog | March 29, 2011
  15. Profile: Blaine Gabbert

    Kevin Seifert

    As the Minnesota Vikings consider their quarterback options this spring, many of you have asked who Blaine Gabbert is and why the Missouri quarterback has emerged as perhaps the top passer in the 2011 draft. This profile from ESPN.com's Elizabeth Mer...

    Blog | March 25, 2011
  16. BBAO: Matthew Stafford is 'throwin'

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: Wednesday afternoon, we noted that Detroit Lions coach Jim Schwartz has "total confidence" in the future health of quarterback Matthew Stafford, who is rehabilitating from right shoulder surgery. And a few hours late...

    Blog | March 24, 2011