Episode 194: Monumentally Small

This week, Arif and Dusty are joined by Jon Ledward of FanRag, NDT Scouting, and Scout.com to talk Thursday Night Football and the future of the NFL as well as preview the Steelers game at nearly every matchup. Featuring a mailbag that runs hot and cold with tacos and milkshakes, respectively, this episode is colossally huge!

Episode 193: Up Their Donkey

rif and James recap the fantastic Vikings win over the New Orleans Saints, including a conversation about what might be sustainable and what might end up being fluky. They have a discussion about hwo much credit to the success can be given to the Vikings’ inherent ability and what should be blamed on the Saints’ overall talent. Also, crockpot recipes.

Episode 192: A Place for Real Fantasy

The three-man pod is back! This episode of Norse Code asks how much of a jerk Alex Boone must have been, then dives into the specifics on the Saints-Vikings matchup on Monday. After that, a mailbag featuring key wingman assets.

Episode 190: Flashes of Decency

This week, Arif and Dusty debate the merits of mac and cheese on pizza, and Mitch Leidner on the Vikings. Also, an extensive recap of the Seahawks game and a less extensive preview of this week's 49ers game. Also, a mailbag full of strong Vikings personnel takes and less-strong food takes, and a botany lesson to boot! Don't miss it!

Episode 189: Buffalo'd

In this episode, we review the preseason game against the Bills and talk about who stood out, as well as which players could have used a better game. We also talk about the upcoming Seattle game and take on a mailbag with questions about herbs.

Episode 188: Demanding Excellence

We went over the bigger takeaways from training camp, and answered a dozen mailbag questions, including whether or not to roster four tight ends and/or a fullback, as well as how the Vikings’ contract terms give them a negotiating advantage.

Episode 185: Lazy Mayonaise

This week, Arif and Dusty throw down the gauntlet in a charity battle for more ratings than the Title Town Sound Off podcast. Also, the latest on the kombucha debacle, a generally offtopic mailbag, the launch of the first piece of official Norse Code merchandise, and one more exciting announcement...

Episode 184: A Very Special Rudy & Floyd

This week, Arif and Dusty return from an extended hiatus to cast a skeptical glance or two at Michael Floyd's excuse for failing a Breathalyzer while on house arrest. Featuring updates on players making weight, the case for Eric Decker, an OTA recap, and a Marvel superhero-heavy mailbag!

Episode 183: Rudy & Floyd

This week, Arif and Dusty meet to discuss Arif's cornerback skills, OTAs, and the state of Vikings rookie contracts. Featuring the return of The Heismen with a new spinoff and more than you ever wanted to know about Mike Zimmer's eye, and some truly terrible drinking advice, this episode is better than a can of Hamm's!

Episode 182: Optimum Johnson

This week, Arif, Dusty, and Carson recap the latest Vikings roster moves and discuss the threshold for dismissing/keeping a starting quarterback. Featuring the hottest take on Avril Lavigne and the most unconventional bacon-cooking technique perhaps ever, this episode is at once complicated and the best damn thing!

Episode 180: Wide(r) Left Draft Preview w/Ben Natan

Arif Hasan engages in blatant cronyism when he discovers he has to host a podcast, and brings on his co-host from another podcast to do draft analysis. They talk about the Vikings options at pick 48 and run down the positions of need before they cave in and compare Eagles players to the Trump white house.

Episode 179: Ma La for Life

This week, Arif and Dusty are joined by intern Carson to attack some league news, Vikings news, and some Vikings-centric mock drafts. Featuring some measured takes on the draft, a couple of memorable plays, and a remarkably unconventional way to rescue your trash frozen pizza, this episode is reluctantly a little below average!

Episode 178: Sharrif Needs a Hug

We’re joined by our new intern, Carson Schubert! We talk about the depressing news of Sharrif Floyd, the potentially sad news of Latavius Murray and the happy news of Teddy Bridgewater. Then we talk about the rest of the league.

Episode 177: Only A Little Below Average w/Eric Thompson

This week, Arif and Dusty are joined by Daily Norseman's Eric Thompson to break down all the gains and losses so far in free agency, with a lingering question mark over Latavius Murray. Featuring a spirited (no pun intended) discussion about which holiday is most overrated, this episode is a perfect complement to your St. Patrick's Day week!

Episode 176: Combine Recap w/Ethan Young

This week, Arif and Dusty are joined by college and NFL scout and Bleacher Report draft writer Ethan Young to talk about the combine, specifically how Young thinks athletic performances at the combine will translate into player performances for just about every position on the field. Featuring a mailbag where Arif insists for possibly the last time that he doesn't hate Chad Greenway, this episode is essential listening!