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  1. Tough schedules for Lions, Vikings

    Kevin Seifert

    Strength of schedule, the combined winning percentage of future opponents, is the most relative statistic imaginable -- especially in the first half of an NFL season. It changes weekly, the numbers fluctuate wildly and it serves only as an estimate o...

    Blog | October 18, 2012
  2. Calvin Johnson's record: 1,964 yards

    Kevin Seifert

    The Chicago Bears' 26-24 victory over the Detroit Lions means the Bears will clinch a playoff berth if the Green Bay Packers defeat the Minnesota Vikings this afternoon at the Metrodome. We've already posted a Bears-centric Rapid Reaction, so let's n...

    Blog | December 30, 2012
  3. Windy conditions expected at Soldier Field

    Kevin Seifert

    MINNEAPOLIS -- As we discussed Friday, I'll be working Sunday from the Metrodome, where the Detroit Lions and Minnesota Vikings will kick off at 1 p.m. ET. That means I won't be at Soldier Field for the Chicago Bears' showdown with the Houston Texans...

    Blog | November 11, 2012
  4. BBAO: Jared Allen on Gosder Cherilus

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen's bluster can sometimes be worse than his bite, but it sounds as if Allen retains some true animosity for Detroit Lions right tackle Gosder Cherilus. Allen is still upset o...

    Blog | November 08, 2012
  5. NFC North Week 9 programming note

    Kevin Seifert

    I'll be honest. There aren't any sparklers on the NFC North's Week 9 schedule. The Chicago Bears will play at the 3-5 Tennessee Titans. The Detroit Lions are headed to play the 1-6 Jacksonville Jaguars. The Minnesota Vikings will travel to play th...

    Blog | November 02, 2012
  6. Vikings trending away from the blitz

    Kevin Seifert

    It's been a crazy week here on the blog and it's not even close to being over. We spent time with the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, with the Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions on Monday and Tuesday, and just as we settle back in Wednesday, we realize we'...

    Blog | October 24, 2012
  7. BBAO: Packers, Lions tighten division race

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: PHILADELPHIA -- With Week 6 in the books here in the NFC North, let's reset our standings: Chicago Bears (4-1) Minnesota Vikings (4-2) Green Bay Packers (3-3) Detroit Lions (2-3) The record shows the Pac...

    Blog | October 15, 2012
  8. BBAO: Vikings won't accept their lot

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over BOURBONNAIS, Ill. -- We spent the latter part of offseason discussing what order the Green Bay Packers, Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions would finish in the 2012 NFC North. The Minnesota Vikings? The prognosticating cl...

    Blog | July 27, 2012
  9. Inspecting McShay Mock 1.0

    Kevin Seifert

    You've been waiting for it since April, and now it's arrived. ESPN draft analyst Todd McShay offered his first 2012 mock draft Wednesday, with a draft order that projected the Minnesota Vikings at No. 3, the Chicago Bears at No. 19, the Detroit Lion...

    Blog | December 21, 2011
  10. NFL Week 15 Power Rankings: NFC North

    Kevin Seifert

    Let's check in on's Week 15 Power Rankings: 1. Green Bay Packers Trending: Headed for wire-to-wire power-ranking dominance. 11. Detroit Lions Trending: Up one after a 34-28 victory over the Minnesota Vikings. 17. Chicago Bears Tr...

    Blog | December 13, 2011
  11. NFC North Stock Watch

    Kevin Seifert

    FALLING 1. Our "Watch" series: At various times this season, Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen was on pace to break the NFL record for sacks in a season. Detroit Lions receiver Calvin Johnson was on track to contest the single-season rec...

    Blog | December 06, 2011
  12. BBAO: Playoff scenarios and draft position

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: Sunday's action brought us two important turns here in the NFC North. First, the Detroit Lions took a hit in the NFC playoff standings and would not qualify if the season ended today. Second, the Minnesota Vikings...

    Blog | November 28, 2011
  13. BBAO: Awaiting the close of Week 9

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: SAN DIEGO -- Week 9 is a slow-moving one here in the NFC North. The Green Bay Packers played our only game Sunday, with the Detroit Lions and Minnesota Vikings on their bye, and the Chicago Bears don't get on the fie...

    Blog | November 07, 2011
  14. Final Word: NFC North

    Kevin Seifert

    Five nuggets of knowledge on Week 9, which includes byes for the Detroit Lions and Minnesota Vikings: History and matchups: For weeks, national discussion has centered on whether the San Diego Chargers might serve up the Green Bay Packers' first...

    Blog | November 04, 2011
  15. BBAO: Swapping bye weeks

    Kevin Seifert

    We're Black and Blue All Over: DENVER -- Now, we flip the switch. The Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers will emerge from their bye this week. The Detroit Lions and Minnesota Vikings will go into hibernation for a week, and we'll all reconvene at...

    Blog | October 31, 2011
  16. The day (and night) ahead

    Kevin Seifert

    The trek to the site of "Monday Night Football" has begun. After spending Sunday observing the Minnesota Vikings and Green Bay Packers from afar, I'm planning to take in the Detroit Lions-Chicago Bears showdown in person. Gear up. Today will be an...

    Blog | October 10, 2011