Harrison Smith Re-Signs With Minnesota Vikings

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Monday was a hefty payday for 27-year-old Minnesota Vikings safety Harrison Smith. The four-year veteran out of Notre Dame inked a five year, $51.25 million deal to stay with the Vikings. Harrison Smith’s new contract makes him the second-highest paid safety in the league, behind only Eric Berry of the Kansas City Chiefs. The five-year […] READ MORE


Top Players of the NFC North Heading into 2016

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For most fans, the doldrums of late spring and early summer seem to drone on far too long. But it’s during this stretch that we are afforded a few extra breaths to reflect.  This week, the Last Word on Sports NFL Department are compiling a list of the best players from each division heading into the 2016 […] READ MORE






Top 10 Pro Bowl Snubs: 2014 Season Edition

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As in every professional sports league's All-Star showcase, however, there will always be those handful of deserving players who will unfortunately watch the action at home. To cut to the chase, here is my 2nd-Annual Edition of "Top 10 Pro Bowl Snubs." READ MORE


The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Minnesota Vikings Season

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With the post season well under way and those of us unlucky enough to be cheering on our teams on, it is time for reflection on how our respective team did. Today it is the turn of the Minnesota Vikings, who thought a level of adversity approaching the farcical managed to get to 7-9 in […] READ MORE