Today is the ninth day of two weeks of Minnesota Vikings coverage leading up to the April 25 beginning of the NFL Draft.
April 12: Five best draft moments in the past 25 years
April 13: Five worst draft moments in the past 25 years
April 14: Quarterbacks position preview
April 15: Running backsfullbacks position previewApril 16: Offensive tackles position previewApril 17:Guardscenters position previewApril 18:Tight ends position preview
April 19:Wide receivers position previewToday:Defensive linemen position preview
April 21:Linebackers position preview
April 22:Cornerbacks position preview
April 23:Safeties position preview
April 24:Rick Spielman's draft strategy
April 25:Forecasting the first-round picks
TODAY'S POSITION: DEFENSIVE LINEMEN
Importance (1-to-10 scale): 7
On the roster
On the surface, Minnesota would seem to be set along the defensive line, but sweeping changes could be coming. The Vikings restructured the contract of longtime defensive tackle, Kevin Williams. His...