Gopher

Members
  • Content count

    19,856
  • Joined

  • Last visited

  • Days Won

    14

Gopher last won the day on January 2 2018

Gopher had the most liked content!

Community Reputation

483 Excellent

About Gopher

  • Rank
    Huddler All-Pro

Profile Information

  • Location
    SoCal
  • Interests
    My kids, MN sports, golf.

Previous Fields

  • Fan of the
    Vikings

Recent Profile Visitors

18,292 profile views
  1. Except for these women. NFL Draft Ruining Bachelorette Parties Personally, you couldn't pay me enough to attend one. I must be getting old.
  2. I don't see them. Unless I missed it several times, the safeties are omitted from that list/content. Just a heads up.
  3. Last year's schedule for the Vikings was, in my opinion, one of the toughest I can remember, in terms of who they played outside of the division. NO, SEA, PHI, NE, and LAR (and 4 of those 5 were on the road). This year's is MAYBE slightly easier (on paper, of course), but they still have road games against LAC, SEA (again), DAL, and KC. It's going to be critical that they take care of business at home early in the season, considering all of their divisional road games take place in the first 7 weeks. On the flipside, if they're still in the hunt, playing GB, DET, and CHI at home, all in the last month of the season, could be huge. Of course, I say all of that keeping in mind that this is the Vikings I'm talking about. They'll probably go out and lose to OAK by four touchdowns at home, then win in KC,.or something to that effect.
  4. Interested in trading Brown while you can still get something for him?

  5. Weekly Blitz

    NYG PIT ARI NOS CHI
  6. Who else is 0-2?

    QB Manning, Griese RB K. Jones, Arrington, C. Brown, R. Williams, C. Benson, W. Green WR Driver, Houshmenzadeh, Wayne, B. Edwards K Stover DEF New England I was hoping that the Wayne/Manning combo might carry me the first few weeks until one of the rookie RB's or Williams became a solid option. Wasn't counting on Manning/Wayne AND my #1 back Jones giving me virtually nothing. Still not out of it, though. I am thinking of making 3-4 roster moves this week, including dropping Stover and Green and picking up Dayne, Shipp, or Blaylock and a kicker. My starting RB situation this week is brutal with Jones on a bye and Arrington and Brown seeing limited to no playing time.
  7. When do they bench Dante?

    Better question - When do they fire Tice?
  8. NFL Survivor Challenge: Week 2!

    I'll take the Eagles.
  9. Take The RussMan Challenge. If U Dare!

    Lewis Fitzgerald Holmes
  10. Weekly Blitz

    CHI CIN PIT MIA STL
  11. Bears RB's

    I agree. Unfortunately (for Benson owners), I'm not sure either team can score more than 20 points, so I can't see it being "out of reach" in either team's favor. Because of this, I think you will see Jones get the most touches, with Benson getting 10-12.
  12. You know.....

    2-2 with 1 game yet to be determined. Won in both leagues that I have Walker as my #1. Very strange, indeed. In one Walker league, I still have DJax, Coles, Bruce, and Keyshawn. In the other, however, I am looking at starting Reggie Williams, Rod Smith, and Braylon Edwards next week.
  13. LaMont Jordan Owners

    I guess I just don't think last night's performance should be any reason for Jordan owners to panick, even if he IS their #2. I have him in only one of my five leagues, a keeper league in which I could keep him this year in exchange for my 17th-round draft pick, which is an obvious no-brainer (I also have Alexander, Rudi, Moore, and Cadillac), so he's not really a risk to me. The only reason I stayed away from drafting him as a #2 in my other leagues was Oakland's fairly tough schedule this year as far as defenses they face who can stop the run well. But, last night, I think he showed some positive signs, to say the least.
  14. LaMont Jordan Owners

    The only difference between Dillon and Jordan last night was that the Raiders threw to the TE when inside the 10, instead of pounding it in with the RB like the Pats did. So, would it be safe to assume that Dillon isn't worth drafting in the first 2-3 rounds either? Really, since Dillon was facing a fairly weak defense, I would go as far as to say that Jordan may have been more impressive than Dillon, other than the two gimme TD's.