Blake Brandel

Blake Brandel

Height/Weight: 6' 7"/307 lbs
College: Oregon State
Draft: 2020 6th round (24th pick) by the
  • Daily Norseman

    Harrison Phillips is already the Vikings' most underappreciated player

    Fans of the Minnesota Vikings haven’t gotten a chance to appreciate what defensive lineman Harrison Phillips brings to their struggling defense yet, but according to one source he’s already the most underappreciated player in a purple jersey. Cynthia Frelund of has put together a list of one underappreciated player from each roster in the league, based on a combination of performance and contract considerations, and has deemed Phillips the Vikings’ most underappreciated player.


    Vikings receiver Bisi Johnson rediscovers passion during recovery from knee injury

    Bisi Johnson started playing football when he was 7 years old. He thrived at wide receiver and the sport became a constant for him, something he could always rely on no matter what else was going on in his life. Then he tore his anterior cruciate ligament last July during Vikings training camp.

  • The Viking Age

    Vikings admit Kirk Cousins is not an elite quarterback

    Minnesota Vikings general manager Kwesi Adofo-Mensah recently spoke to ProFootballTalk about how his team can win with quarterback Kirk Cousins. Following another season that didn’t result in a trip to the playoffs, the Minnesota Vikings decided to make a significant change to their organization by firing head coach Mike Zimmer and general manager Rick Spielman earlier this year.