Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Sam Ekstrom

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Sam Ekstrom is a Cold Omaha staff writer who also covers the Minnesota Vikings for Cumulus Media 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 at BCTV, MSBN and Prep Spotlight and a former sports radio host at 105 The Ticket. Follow Sam on Twitter @SamEkstrom.

THE DRAFT RAP (Hour 2): David Morgan & Pete Prisco

CBS Sports insider Pete Prisco calls in to talk NFL Draft, and Vikings second-year tight end David Morgan II joins to chat about his...

THE DRAFT RAP (Hour 1): Charles Johnson & Arif Hasan

Former Vikings WR Charles Johnson joins the show to discuss his time in Minnesota, his new home and his path to the NFL. Arif...

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: Arif Hasan on Peterson, Free Agency

Sam Ekstrom and Arif Hasan talk about the legacy of Adrian Peterson, Minnesota's free agent moves and much more. DOWNLOAD AUDIO

Gophers’ Inexperience Showed in First-Round Loss to Middle Tennessee

Down nine points with under two minutes to play, things finally boiled over for Richard Pitino. All season, the 34-year-old, soon-to-be Big Ten Coach of...

GM Confirms Adrian Peterson Won’t Be Back in Minnesota

Officially confirming what was long expected, the Minnesota Vikings announced their intention to part ways with Adrian Peterson and allow the free agent running...

Reasons for Optimism (or Concern) as the Gophers Prepare for the...

When the Golden Gophers entered their selection show party on Sunday, they couldn’t have aspired for a result much better than they actually got. Minnesota...

Now That’s It’s Tourney Time, the Bar For the Gophers is...

A year ago at this time, the Golden Gophers had already begun their offseason. Following an embarrassing Big Ten Tournament loss to Illinois, Minnesota...

BLOG: 5 Observations From Gophers Big Ten Tourney Win

Your Gophers beat man is pressed for time because of Boys State Hockey Tournament obligations, but hey, it's worth a quick post anytime the...

LOCKED ON VIKINGS: Free Agency CRAZINESS

Sam Ekstrom and Sage Rosenfels break down the wild moves in NFL free agency, the Vikings' signings and departures and the Packers' disinterest in...

Vikings Sign Tackle Riley Reiff, Lose LT Matt Kalil

The Minnesota Vikings may not have gotten everybody they wanted on the official first day of free agency, but they were able to land...