Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 10:44 AM
Lunchbreak: Explosive Plays by Thielen & Diggs on the Rise
Over the past two weeks, the Vikings have hit on 10 passing plays that went for at least 20 yards.
Adam Thielen and Stefon Diggs have been the primary recipients from Kirk Cousins on those explosive plays, as the pair of wide receivers have tallied six of them, with three apiece.
ESPN Vikings beat writer Courtney Cronin recently wrote about how Minnesota’s offense has found more of a balance in the past few games, with Diggs and Thielen unsurprisingly leading the charge through the air.
Here is the full story~
Vikings’ offense will go as high as Stefon Diggs and Adam Thielen push it
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ESPN Staff Writer
EAGAN, Minn. — Minnesota Vikings coaches and players have answered endless questions about the makeup, identity and execution of their new-look offense during the first six weeks of the season.
Will there always be a run-first mentality? How can they get their two 1,000-yard receivers going? Will the pendulum eventually swing toward the middle, mixing in the run and pass?
One thing has remained consistent: Minnesota’s ability to generate big gains.