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Mike Zimmer

Imagine if the Vikings had simply beaten the Bears at home

The silver lining? In a year where everything has changed, at least the Vikings haven't.

Brian O'Neill, Vikings-Saints

Here's how the Vikings can make the playoffs with 3 weeks to go

Let's hope it doesn't require a Christmas miracle against the Saints.

Ifaedi Odenigbo

Coller: Vikings staring down chance to prove they belong

Matthew Coller writes a weekly Vikings column for BMTN, with more of his work found at Purple Insider.

Justin Jefferson

And just like that the Vikings have a spot in the playoff race

If the playoffs started today, the Vikings would face the Packers in the first round.

Kirk Cousins

Is it a 4-team race for the final NFC playoff spot?

The key for Minnesota likely requires winning on the road against two top NFC teams.

Danielle Hunter

How the Vikings can get the 2, 3 or 5 seed in the playoffs

If they Vikings win out, the worst they can get is the No. 5 seed.

Linval Joseph

Ideal playoff opponent for Vikings if they get the No. 6 seed

Would your rather the Vikings face the 49ers, Packers, Seahawks or Saints?

Kirk Cousins

How the Vikings can get a top-3 seed in the NFC playoffs

The No. 1 is still within reach, but it would take a miracle.

Rams could jump Vikings this week, tiebreakers don't favor MN

The Rams own the key tiebreakers over the Vikings.

Harrison Smith

Predicting where the Vikings will finish in the playoff race

There could be a bunch of teams that finish with 12 wins.

Stefon Diggs

Analyzing where the Vikings could finish in the playoff race

Suddenly, the Rams are breathing down the Vikings' neck.

Ben Gedeon

If Vikings don't win division, getting 1st wild card is huge

If the Vikings don't win the division, it would do them well to get the 1st wild card.