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Minnesota Vikings center John Sullivan will be sidelined for much of the offseason after he underwent microfracture surgery on his left knee last week.
Tom Pelissero of 1500 ESPN in the Twin Cities reports Sullivan has the surgery last Thursday and will require three to four months for rehabilitation. The goal is for Sullivan, who had a very strong season, to be fully ready to go by the start of training camp.
Sullivan was on the injury report for a knee issue just once during the 2012 season and he played at a high level anchoring a line that supported MVP running back Adrian Peterson.
Source: National Football Post
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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. James Andrews, the renowned Alabama surgeon, did wonders for Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. How about a try with center John Sullivan, Minnesota's leader along its strong offensive line?
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“We definitely had to talk just in general about a lot of things,” Frazier said in an interview with 1500 ESPN’s “Judd & Dubay” show. “We had a good conversation. We talked, and it was good conversation. So, hopefully, everything will...
John Sullivan of the Minnesota Vikings was ranked as the No. 1 center in the NFL by Pro Football Focus in 2012. Whilst offensive tackles Matt Kalil and Phil Loadholt garnered plenty of attention, Sullivan flew under the national radar while paving the way for Adrian Peterson's MVP campaign
The Vikes are now expected be without Sullivan for the majority of their offseason program...
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin has been medically cleared by the team after suffering a damaging ankle sprain during the NFL regular season. Head coach Leslie Frazier told reporters, “It went well. He’s fine. He’s cleared. All the medical was good,” when asked about Harvin’s condition.
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Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier told reporters on Tuesday that WR Percy Harvin‘s future with the team “remains up in the air.“
“We definitely had to talk just in general about a lot of things,” Frazier said, per Tom Pelissero of ESPN 1500 Twin Cities. “We had a good conversation. We talked, and it was good conversation. So, hopefully, everything will work out.”
Minnesota Vikings running back and NFL MVP Adrian Peterson had surgery for a sports hernia on Thursday.
The Vikings made the announcement on their website and say they ''expect a speedy recovery with no long-term concerns.'' Peterson had the procedure in Philadelphia.
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According to Jenna Laine of Yahoo! Sports, Minnesota Vikings running back Adrain Peterson underwent sports hernia surgery.
Vikings RB Adrian Peterson underwent a surgical procedure today to repair a sports hernia. Team says “no long-term concerns.”
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Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson had surgery this morning to repair a late-season injury that didnt derail him from winning the MVP award.
The club announced that Peterson had surgery to repair an abdominal core muscle injury, also known as a sports hernia. The surgery was performed by Dr. William Meyers in Philadelphia.
We expect a speedy recovery with no...
Vikings running back Adrian Peterson had surgery to repair a sports
hernia Thursday, but the team expects a âspeedy
recovery with no long-term concerns.â