Originally posted on Fox Sports North  |  Last updated 6/15/12
By TIM YOTTER VikingUpdate.com The Vikings and free-agent linebacker Brian Banks are trying to schedule to a workout, but it won't be today, according to a source. Vikings coach Leslie Frazier confirmed the Vikings' interest in Banks Tuesday, saying, "I know in talking to (general manager Rick Spielman) and the scouting staff, that's something that we've talked about and there's a good chance he may be coming in." Banks finished practicing with the Seattle Seahawks during their minicamp this week after a workout with the Kansas City Chiefs on Tuesday. He has also visited with the San Diego Chargers last Friday, but as of Friday morning, none of those visits had produced a contract offer. Banks is the former high school football star at Long Beach Poly who was falsely accused of rape and kidnapping in 2002, served five years in jail and spent the last five years on probation with a tracking device that meant he couldn't fulfill the required travel schedules of professional footba...
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