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For anyone close to a situation, there is nothing worse than being the last to know about a development. In the World of the Minnesota Vikings, being the last to know has become common place this season, with three additions to that list just this week.On Monday, Minnesota Vikings' head coach, Leslie Frazier, announced that the Vikings had to sit down with erstwhile wide-receiver, Bernard Berrian, "to make sure everyone is on the same page." Berrian took that to mean yet another opportunity to solidify his role as the most overpaid player in Viking history. Frazier had something else in mind. Namely, he wanted to make clear that all were on the same page regarding the Vikings' rationale for what would become Tuesday's release of Berrian. Berrian, as has been true of his much coddled association with the Vikings over the past two years, was, of course, the last to know, claiming until the end that he wanted to remain with the team--an odd contention for som...
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The Minnesota Vikings on Tuesday released wide receiver Bernard Berrian, NFL.com reported Tuesday.
Berrian was inactive despite being healthy In Week 5 and Week 7. He has missed team meetings this season and met Monday with coach Leslie Frazier.
Berrian agreed to take a pay cut to avoid being cut in preseason but has just seven catches for 91 yards.
Berrian was in his fourth...
The Minnesota Vikings have waived wide receiver Bernard Berrian.
Berrian was let go Tuesday. He had a meeting scheduled with coach Leslie Frazier, who hinted the move was coming while explaining Sunday why Berrian was on the inactive list for the second time in three games.
Berrian is a vested veteran, so the Vikings must pay him all of his $1.9 million salary unless another team...
Is Frazier doing all the right things as head coach?Olof:Leslie Frazier is absolutely doing a great job for the Vikings. He knew the time was right to end the McNabb era and give Christian Ponder his chance. And look how Ponder responded! He almost beat those durn Packers. He also made the right call getting rid of Bernard Berrian. That man was becoming a huge distraction. You can’t...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Vikings coach Leslie Frazier said Wednesday he has spent a lot of time recently mulling over disciplinary actions for some of his players.
Its been an uneasy time for the first-year coach deciding how to deal with six arrests of players since he had the interim tag removed from his head coach title in January. There has also been the general discontentment with...
The Minnesota Vikings released embattled receiver Bernard Berrian on Tuesday, the team announced.
According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, the Minnesota Vikings have released wide receiver Bernard Berrian. The Vikings have kept Berrian inactive lately on game days, due to issues he’s had with the coaching staff. I’m sure it won’t take long for Berrian to get picked up by an NFL team. He’s a proven veteran receiver that [...]
Deposed Vikings receiver Bernard Berrian is free to sign with any team he chooses after clearing waivers Thursday. An article about Berrian’s time in Minnesota by Tom Pelissero of espn1500.com may not help Berrian get another job. The lack of production was a problem for him, but his seeming indifference to his struggles may have…
Bernard Berrian on the way out of Minnesota.
(By Sports Network, The Sports Network) The Minnesota Vikings released wide receiver Bernard Berrian on Tuesday.Berrian had seven receptions for 91 yards in five games this season, and was inactive twice in the past three weeks.
Oh, and obviously, yeah, I can confirm Bernard Berrian has been informed he will be waived. This was building for a while.
The Hennepin County Attorneys Office has filed a felony domestic assault strangulation charge against Chris Cook.
The non-starters among the receiving corps will get more of an opportunity with Bernard Berrian shipped off the roster. Michael Jenkins, Greg Camarillo and Stephen Burton all talked about their prospect in front of them.
The Vikings have released Bernard Berrian, a league source told NFL Network insider Jason La Canfora, ending the curious case of the receiver who publicly fell out of favor in Minnesota.
The Vikings have a couple of distractions swirling around this week between Bernard Berrian’s release and Chris Cook’s legal troubles. Despite dealing with those incidents, their current issues aren't as much compared to last year’s distractions.
Chris Cook's arrest, Bernard Berrian's release keeps Vikings busy.