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Share TweetThe veteran likely will serve as backup to Matt Kalil and Phil Loadholt.
Travis Bond, Everett Dawkins join Vikings’ practice squadUpdated Sep 1 Share TweetSeventh-round picks Travis Bond and Everett Dawkins are among seven members of the Vikings’ practice squad, the club said Sunday. Bond is a guard from North Carolina, while Dawkins, a defensive tackle, is a Florida State product. All nine members of the…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetTeam signs seven to practice squad; release OT KropogSource: startribune.com
A deeper look at the Vikings rosterUpdated Sep 1 Share TweetNow that the Vikings' roster is finalized, we can spend a little more time analyzing it and looking at how the 2013 team was built. I'm going to borrow from a couple of our former divisional bloggers who are graduating to national status -- Mike Sando a…Source: ESPN.com
When The Treadmill Makes You Hate What You Once LovedUpdated Sep 1 Share TweetI discovered something this week on the treadmill. God, the treadmill is just the worst. The absolute worst. That's not the discovery. Calling that a discovery is like saying Christopher Columbus discovered the Americas. What I'm saying is: the Vikings …Source: deadspin.comShare TweetVikings running back Adrian Peterson did some quick calculations this summer and came up with the tail end of the 2017 season as his bet for the time when he passes Emmitt Smith to become the NFL’s all-time leading rusher. Peterson will be 32 at that po…Source: profootballtalk.com
Revisiting our Vikings roster projectionUpdated Sep 1 Share TweetNow that the Minnesota Vikings have made their final cuts, it's time to compare their actual 53-man roster with the one we projected on Friday evening. In the end, we did pretty well. We correctly guessed 50 of the 53 names on the final roster, missing …Source: ESPN.com
Vikings Claim J'Marcus WebbSep 1Kevin Seifert breaks down the Vikings' decision to sign former Bears tackle J'Marcus Webb.
Adrian Peterson ConversationSep 1VIkings RB Adrian Peterson sits down with Bob Holtzman to explain why he feels he will definitely break the single-season rushing record, his thoughts on HGH in the NFL and paying college athletes.
NFL mailbag -- Roster cuts target middle classSep 1Mailbag: The recent roster cuts targeted the middle class as teams went younger and cheaper, writes John Clayton.
Oakland Raiders cut QB Tyler Wilson; Chris Kluwe too?Sep 1The Oakland Raiders on Sunday cut quarterback Tyler Wilson, who was selected by the team in the fourth-round of April's draft, a source confirmed to ESPN.com's John Clayton.