Episode 204: Transforming Into A Corncob

This week, Arif and Dusty are joined by Ravens enthusiast Dylan Bishop to discuss the relative eliteness of Joe Flacco and the Ravens as well as Arif's worst week on Twitter, ever. Also featuring the relative merits of Jerick, Tre, and LaQuon, this episode is 100% not-ownage!

Episode 203: Out of Challenges

Arif and James recap the Vikings victory over the Packers in the only way they know how — with rants and tangents. They cover an extensive mailbag and talk about your most burning question: what should you eat?

Episode 202: The Same Hat

Arif brings on a guest — Alex Petakas from the Acme Packing Company — to talk about the upcoming Packers game and preview the roster matchups. After that, James and Arif take on a mailbag with recommendations for strip mall Indian food and awful takes on PB&J sandwiches

Episode 200: Bear Sticks w/Lorin Cox

What are bear sticks? Listen to Arif and Dusty find out. We invite on guest Lorin Cox to talk about the upcoming Bears game and the new quarterback Mitch Trubisky. That, and a mailbag about running backs on this episode of Norse Code.

Episode 199: In Some Games, Bad Things Happen

Arif and James go through the painful process of recapping the Detroit Lions game and discussing the season-ending injury for Dalvin Cook. After that, they look at the rest of the game and break down what went wrong and what went right. They follow that up with an extensive mailbag that ends in Absinthe and Shepherd’s Pie

Episode 198: Happy Birthday Arif

This week, Arif and Dusty are joined by FiveThirtyEight's Ty Schalter to preview Sunday's Lions game. Featuring extended breakdowns of every position group and a surprising choice for best birthday cake! Don't miss it!

Episode 197: Inherently Aggressive

Reviewing a glorious victory delivered by way of the King of Tampa Bay, Case Keenum, Arif Hasan and James Pogatshnik break down the best performances from the Vikings and talk about what to think about going forward. After that, a very good mailbag discusses James’ awful food takes as well as some of the best ways to prepare mashed potatoes.

Episode 195: Day to Day

Arif Hasan and James Pogatshnik recap the brutal game the Minnesota Vikings played against the Pittsburgh Steelers, but also point out some highlight moments and reason for optimism. After that, they tell you to drop out of college.

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...