Found December 10, 2013 on NFL Draft Diamonds:
Today the Minnesota Vikings are working out running back Bradley Randle. Randall was with the Minnesota Vikings in the preseason earlier this year. He is a 5’7, 195 power running back from UNLV. With Petterson likely out for a least a couple games don’t be surprised if the Vikings sign him to the active roster […]
  • Petterson? Do you mean Peterson? Anyway, yes, if for some reason existing personnel are unable to step up for a couple of games, then pick the guy up. My question is: are they working out a couple of new coaches too? In case the current coaching staff is unable to figure out who to use at quarterback or how to set up a goal line defense or something.
  • Amen!

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