Found August 06, 2013 on Sports-Glory:

Defensive end Everson Griffen is establishing himself as a productive player for the Minnesota Vikings. In the final year of his rookie contract, Griffen could be in line for a big payday by the end of the year if he can continues to improve.  Last season he had 8.0 sacks, saw more playing time, and played his best ball when the Vikings 


Jared Allen tweaked his ankle in practice

According to Isn Rapoport of the NFL Network, Vikings defensive end Jared Allen tweaked his ankle in practice today and expected to be fine. #Vikings pass-rusher Jared Allen left practice with a rolled ankle. Told it's just a "little tweak." Seems to have avoided anything major — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 7, 2013 Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet...

Greg Jennings says the Packers ‘brainwashed’ him

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Greg Jennings has more to say about his former team, the Green Bay Packers. This time, Jennings didn’t single out quarterback Aaron Rodgers. “When I came over here, I was kind of brainwashed,” Jennings told Paul Allen and Ben Leber of KFAN radio, via  “There’s 

Depth on Vikings' defensive line may lead to rotation

MANKATO, Minn. -- Jared Allen has heard for the past several years that the Minnesota Vikings hope to limit his snaps during the regular season to make him more effective over the course of a long season and late in games. Kevin Williams, entering perhaps his final season with Minnesota, is hearing some of it this season. The two proud veterans have combined for 11 Pro Bowls and...

With shoulder recovered, Robison relieved

Brian Robison has survived the first week of pads at training camp and talked about the shoulder injury he battled through last year.

VIDEO: Frazier, Robinson discuss camp

Leslie Frazier talked about his philosophy leading up to the preseason opener and Josh Robinson talked about the time training camp affords for developing techniques.

VIDEO: Ponder, Frazier anticipate opener

Christian Ponder and Leslie Frazier talk about the preseason opener, building WR chemistry: “It’s time for us to make plays in the passing game.”

Vikings’ Jared Allen, Harrison Smith suffer injuries

Minnesota Vikings defensive lineman Jared Allen suffered an ankle injury during yesterday’s practice session. While the extent of the damage has yet to be determined, head coach Leslie Frazier told reporters that he’s assuming Allen will miss at least a few days of training camp as a result of the injury, according to Dan Wiederer of The Star Tribune. "We'll look it...

Jared Allen leaves practice after "tweaking" his ankle

MANKATO, Minn. -- At one point during Minnesota Vikings' training camp on Tuesday, Everson Griffen had replaced Pro Bowler Jared Allen, second-year linebacker Audie Cole was filling in for Erin Henderson and special teamer Andrew Sendejo was at safety for Harrison Smith. Once enjoying a relatively healthy training camp, Minnesota is now dealing with a few injuries along its...

Jared Allen, Harrison Smith return quickly after injuries

MANKATO, Minn. -- The scare the Minnesota Vikings might have gotten from Tuesday's rash of injuries turned out to be fleeting. Defensive end Jared Allen, safety Harrison Smith, linebacker Erin Henderson and defensive tackle Christian Ballard all returned to practice Wednesday after missing or leaving practice early on Tuesday. Minnesota also got linebacker Desmond Bishop and...

VIDEO: Griffen working on ‘mental state’

Leslie Frazier said Everson Griffen is coming on, and Griffen talked about his progress. What’s the key for his future?

Jared Allen injures ankle in Vikings practice

Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen limped toward the locker room with his left knee taped after Tuesday’s practice.  He rolled his ankle during the 2-minute drill work, reports The Minneapolis Star Tribune. “We’ll look it over,” Vikings coach Leslie Frazier said, “and determine whether or not we need to do an MRI.” 
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