Found October 10, 2012 on
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Play of the Week- Calvin Johnson returns to the top of our wide receiver rankings with a nice matchup against the Eagles.
Red Flag Alert- The Victor Cruz dance party may hit a bump in the road on Sunday against a 49ers team looking for revenge.
Upside Play - Jerome Simpson could have his best game of his short career with the Vikings against a Redskins defense that has been downright terrible against the pass.
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The Minnesota Vikings are 4-1 heading even though one of their key offseason offensive acquisitions has been limited to just three impact plays in one game this season. Receiver Jerome Simpson, brought in to be the team's best deep threat since Sidney Rice in 2009, missed the first three games because of a league suspension. The team went 2-1 without him, pulling off the upset...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings had to wait through receiver Jerome Simpson's three-game absence at the start of the season to see the impact he would make on their offense.
Now they are in wait-and-see mode again, hoping Simpson can come back from a back injury that flared up Sunday and caused him to be limited in last week's win against the Tennessee Titans...
The Vikings are expecting to have Jerome Simpson available Sunday after a problem was found in his back. No surgery will be required.
Minnesota wideout Jerome Simpson was limited during Friday's practice and he'll likely be a game-time decision.Fantasy Spin:Too bad Simpson is hurting with a matchup against the Redskins' porous defense which has allowed 1,643 passing yards in five games. Percy Harvin is still the only Vikings receiver worthy of everyday fantasy status.
Jerome Simpson is the biggest question mark of three offensive stars for the Vikings dealing with injuries. Plus, Mistral Raymond is working his way back and other injury news.
Adrian Peterson and Jerome Simpson returned to practice Thursday, but the Vikings’ biggest playmaker of 2012 was limited with a new hamstring injury.
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Set to face the Washington Redskins' 26th-ranked defense, the Minnesota Vikings appear as if they will have several of their top offensive playmakers ready for Sunday's road game after Adrian Peterson, Percy Harvin and Jerome Simpson were limited in practice this week.
Peterson (ankle) and Harvin (hamstring) were full participants in Friday's practice...