Saturday, August 19, 2017
Authors Posts by Sam Ekstrom

Sam Ekstrom

Sam Ekstrom is a Zone Coverage staff writer and hosts Locked On Vikings for the Locked On Podcast Network with former NFL QB Sage Rosenfels. He is a high school play-by-play voice, primarily at BCTV and Prep Spotlight, and a former sports radio host at 105 The Ticket. Follow Sam on Twitter @SamEkstrom.

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: Sage and Sam Preview Seattle

Sam Ekstrom and Sage Rosenfels discuss Friday night's second preseason game between the Vikings and Seahawks. DOWNLOAD AUDIO

Special Teams Competitions Still Close Through One Preseason Game

Mike Priefer has said in the past that preseason games give him a headache. Considering the various units Priefer has to manage -- and the...

Latavius Murray Still Uncertain When He’ll Play First Game

The long road to recovery continues for newly-acquired running back Latavius Murray. After expecting to return to health in time for training camp following his...

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: Sage Remembers Mankato

Sam Ekstrom asks Sage Rosenfels his thoughts on the Vikings departing Mankato, the team's notable injuries and which former Viking will have the greatest...

A Preseason Check-In On Former Vikings

Since the Minnesota Vikings are taking the day off Monday, it seems like a good time to take inventory of the players they relinquished...

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: Preseason Review With Sage

Sam Ekstrom and Sage Rosenfels break down Minnesota's 17-10 preseason win over Buffalo, how Dalvin Cook looked and why the Vikings are so good...

3 Studs, 3 Duds From Preseason Game #1

The Minnesota Vikings kicked their preseason off with a win Thursday night as C.J. Ham and Rodney Adams scored touchdowns in a 17-10 win...

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: 5 Players Up, 5 Players Down

Sam Ekstrom goes through players who improved their stock and hurt their stock during training camp. DOWNLOAD AUDIO

VIDEO: Sam, Luke and Arif Review Training Camp

Sam Ekstrom, Luke Inman and Arif Hasan put a bow on the final practice ever for Minnesota Vikings training camp in Mankato.

Jarius Wright: The Forgotten Receiver?

After watching Jarius Wright get buried on the wide receiver depth chart a year ago, it might be surprising to some fans that as...