With the Vikings' 2013 Regular Season schedule recently announced, I thought I'd make some preliminary predictions about the games. Keep in mind that this is all before OTA's, Training Camp, etc., and before the final roster is even close to being set. I figured it would be fun, and then closer to the season opener make some revised predictions.
Here we go:
Week One: At Detroit
The Lions don't usually put up a fight against the Vikings. While the Vikings have definitely made strong improvements in the off-season, the Lions are the Lions. Roster changes, the release of Titus Young, and the other distractions have put the Lions in the bottom of the NFC North. Vikings win.
Week Two: At Chicago
The Vikings will always play the Bears tough, no matter the venue. It will still be nice in Chicago, and the Vikings have Adrian Peterson. The Bears no longer have...