Found April 29, 2012 on Helmet2Helmet:
It looks like Chris Cook isn’t the only Viking whose got into a bit of trouble with the law. Per the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, Vikings running back Caleb King was arrested early Saturday morning on suspicion of assault in the third-degree after allegedly beating a 22-year-old man, who suffered serious injuries. As the story goes, King was attending a birthday party Friday night when the man supposedly teased him about his resemblance to a celebrity. Shortly after, he followed the man to his car, hit him in the face, and then pulled him out of the car, continuously striking him in the face and head before finally tossing him to the ground. After the beating, the victim was hospitalized with skull and facial fractures, and needed more than 50 stitches to close other wounds. The Anoka County Sheriff’s Office says the assault may have even caused a severe brain injury. King, who has yet to be formally charged, denied the accusations, saying the man “fell to the ground” when he was talki...

RB King jailed on third-degree assault charge

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Minnesota Vikings running back Caleb King was arrested and charged with third-degree assault on Saturday and is currently in an Anoka County jail. King was charged with third-degree assault resulting in substantial bodily harm, according to the Anoka County Sheriff's Office website. No bail amount was listed. No other details of the arrest were available...

Vikings RB King arrested on suspicion of assault

Authorities say Minnesota Vikings running back Caleb King has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting another man. The Anoka County sheriff's office says King was arrested Saturday. Authorities say King assaulted a 22-year-old man, causing skull and facial fractures and cuts that required more than 50 stitches to close. The man is hospitalized in serious condition. King signed...

Vikings liked Smith enough to ignore him

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings' staff knew coaching the North team in the Senior Bowl would provide it with advantages heading into the draft evaluation period and offer it unique insight into many of the players on hand. Every team has representatives at the Senior Bowl and conducts interviews, but Minnesota got a closer look at players on the North team, coaching...

Favre mentored Packers draftee

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Caleb King’s Attorney Said He Showed “Amazing Restraint”

Minnesota Vikings practice squad RB Caleb King has been accused of beating the living s**t out of a guy for comparing him to Eddie Murphy at a birthday party. I’ve got to give it to King. He doesn’t look like Eddie Murphy at all. If I were Caleb King, I probably would have beat the s**t out of the guy too. But I’m an asshole. According to a tweet posted by Paul Blume: #vikings...

Minnesota Vikings Add CB Josh Robinson To Strengthened Secondary

After passing on Morris Claiborne in favor of Matt Kalil in the first round, one of the first things that was discussed was when the Vikings truly planned on taking a cornerback. Despite moving back into the first round, Minnesota still declined to take a safety. Instead, they selected Notre Dame safety Harrison Smith with the 29th pick. Photo Credit: The discussion...

Judge won't nix suit against Jets, Favre

Brett Favre will have to testify in court about sexually suggestive text messages. A Manhattan Supreme Court judge in early April refused to dismiss a lawsuit filed against the New York Jets and Favre by two massage therapists. Christina Scavo and Shannon O'Toole contend they were subjected to sexual harassment and job discrimination. They are seeking unspecified damages from...

Favre Mentors Packers' Coleman

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Vikings' draft nets a 'B' average from experts

Minnesota Vikings new general manager Rick Spielman conducted his first draft having the final say on the team's picks and certainly enjoyed the experience. There was a constant smile on Spielman's face in his post-pick press conferences. Coach Leslie Frazier described him as "giddy" after Minnesota traded with the Cleveland Browns to swap the third and fourth...
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