About Joe Oberle

Joe Oberle is a veteran sportswriter/editor/reporter and has covered the Vikings since 2008. The author of three books, he has been published in numerous periodicals and websites.

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Vikings Opponents
January 3, 2023
The Vikings didn’t put together their best effort in their most recent game. What does it all mean as the playoffs near for Minnesota?
December 20, 2022
Is this statement fact or fiction? The historic comeback shows that the Vikings are legit contenders in the NFC playoffs.
December 19, 2022
Believe in the 2022 Vikings. Joe Oberle offers his assessment of the recent win over the Colts, a sensational game that clinched the NFC North.
December 16, 2022
Should Justin Jefferson receive serious consideration for the NFL MVP award? Joe Oberle thinks so, and he provides his rationale for why.
December 6, 2022
The Vikes beat the Jets in another thrilling victory. How do we make sense of the game? Joe Oberle offers his take on the matter.
Reaction to Vikings Win over Patriots
November 25, 2022
The Minnesota Vikings beat the visiting New England Patriots on Thanksgiving by the score of 33-26 in another nail-biting, one-score […]
A Look at the Bills in Week 10
November 14, 2022
In the aftermath of the Minnesota Vikings’ thrilling comeback upset of the Buffalo Bills on Sunday, many of us in […]
November 7, 2022
Kirk Cousins has had a lot of criticism sent in his direction since he joined the Vikings, but he has led his team to a fantastic 7-1 record.
PurplePTSD writer Joe Oberle and co-host the Star Tribune’s Mark Craig sort it all out on the Vikings Territory Breakdown […]
Vikings Defense
October 20, 2021
The Vikings’ Bye Week is upon us and it is time to get creative. Not to design new plays or […]