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Tagged: Dalvin Cook (138 Results)


Mattison leads Vikings with 2 touchdowns vs. Bears

Minnesota Vikings backup running back ALEXANDER MATTISON led the way on the ground in Sunday’s season finale against the Chicago Bears. Mattison scored a career-high 2 touchdowns and recorded a season-highMore 54 yards rushing on ten carries. Starting running back DALVIN COOK hobbled off with an apparent knee injury in the first quarter, although he was able to return. But against the Bears, it was Mattison who led the way for the Vikings and any fantasy owners that started him. Less

Source: Team Website

Scheduletron: Updated strength of schedule

Kansas City, Minnesota and Tennessee are all leading their divisions, and they have the easiest schedules for the final five weeks of the season.  more »



Vikings RB Cook practices fully on Thursday

Good news, fantasy owners. Minnesota Vikings running back DALVIN COOK had a full practice on Thursday after sitting out Wednesday’s practice. Cook has called himself day-to-day with a dislocated shoulder, butMore he hopes to play through the injury. A year ago, Cook missed one game with a similar injury before returning to play with a harness. He is hopeful not to miss any games this season. Less

Source: NBC Sports


Vikings RB Cook remains day-to-day

Minnesota Vikings head coach Kevin O’Connell said on Monday that running back DALVIN COOK remains “day-to-day” after suffering a shoulder injury in the third quarter of Sunday’s game against the DetroitMore Lions. O’Connell said that Cook was “pretty sore” before adding that his running back is “ready to try to get back out there and go”. O’Connell promised to provide updates throughout the week. Less

Source: Team Website


Vikings RB Cook dealing with shoulder injury

Minnesota Vikings running back DALVIN COOK left Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions with a shoulder injury. Minnesota head coach Kevin O’Connell said after the game that Cook is having testsMore done and is considered day-to-day at this point. Cook left Sunday’s game with the shoulder injury after fumbling on a third quarter run. Less

Source: NBC Sports

Fantasy News: Ty Chandler

There was a report that the Vikings have called around, exploring whether anyone had any interest in Alexander Mattison. It doesn’t surprise me. He’s in a contract year, and the Vikings have other backup options.  more »


Mailbag: July 25, 2022

Ian Allan answers your fantasy questions. In this edition. Identifying the best backup running backs. Hitting on running backs in the middle rounds. Is there a Super Bowl hangover? Success rates of younger running backs. And more. more »


Factoid: Older running backs

A lot of the top running back prospects are older guys – not ancient, but guys in the second halves of their careers. That makes me nervous, with it tending to be a younger man’s position.  more »


Mailbag: June 28, 2022

Ian Allan answers your fantasy football questions. In this edition: Will Dalvin Cook be hit by a suspension? Is Alvin Kamara worth protecting? Scoring potential of CeeDee Lamb vs. Dawson Knox. And more. more »


Factoid: Christian McCaffrey

Do we just give up on Christian McCaffrey at this point? With him having missed 13 and 10 games the last two seasons, do we just assume that he simply can’t stay healthy?   more »


Fantasy News: Franchise running backs

We have been kicking around some the value of backs like Christian McCaffrey and Dalvin Cook – wondering if those guys are still uber-elite type prospects. In general with these kind of players, my preference is to go with a younger player. Guys can burn out in a hurry at this position.   more »


Factoid: Dalvin Cook

The Vikings are going with Kevin O’Connell as their new coach. I would think that would be a downgrade for Dalvin Cook.   more »



Vikings hopeful for RB Cook to return vs. Packers

Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said on Tuesday that he is hopeful running back DALVIN COOK will be available for Sunday night’s game against the Green Bay Packers. Cook wasMore placed on the Covid 19 Reserve list last Thursday so he could be activated Saturday if he follows the path of other unvaccinated players returning from the list. In addition, the league may alter protocols to match newly released CDC guidelines – which would improve the likelihood that Cook will return in time for the game. Stay tuned, fantasy owners. Less

Source: Pioneer Press

Around the NFL: Minnesota Vikings

The Vikings placed Dalvin Cook on the reserve/COVID-19 list, and suddenly Alexander Mattison is looking like a key player for Week 16. The matchup isn’t ideal (home against the Rams), but Mattison has been pretty reliable when filling in.  more »


Andy Richardson: Thursday Night Recap

Difficult to know where to open on last night's game. "Injured" Dalvin Cook? An incredible game-ending play? Or maybe the least competitive first half of football in recent memory, followed by that sleepwalking team nearly coming all the way back in the second half? It was the best of games, it was the worst of games.   more »


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