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Chris Cook has been working with the 49ers starting defense

According to the Sacramento Bee, cornerback Chris Cook has been working with the 49ers’ first-team defense as Chris Culliver rehabs from a torn ACL and Eric Wright retired from the NFL. “He’s ascending now that he’s got a good grasp and understanding of our system,” Jim Harbaugh said. “He’s showing up. He’s making plays, getting his hands on the ball, making interceptions...
Via Pro Football Zone
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Cook’s deal with the 49ers is for one year

According to Matt Barrows of the Sacramento Bee,  cornerback Chris Cook’s contract with the 49ers is for one year. As expected, newly signed #49ers cornerback Chris Cook signed a one-year deal for the league minimum $730K, according to NFLPA records. — Matt Barrows (@mattbarrows) March 17, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME...
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March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings fans hoping to see less of Chris Cook in 2014

I think the majority of Minnesota Vikings fan can agree that one player they hope to see less of this upcoming season, other than Christian Ponder, is Chris Cook. Cook was drafted in the second round of the 2010 draft in hopes that he would make a big impact in the secondary. In 2013, however, Cook took a huge step backward in his development and was picked on by opposing teams whenever...
Via cover32 - Vikings
January 27, 2014  |  2 Comments

Vikings' Chris Cook fined 26,250, plans to appeal

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Chris Cook learned of his fine from the NFL on Wednesday for contact with an official in Sunday's win against Chicago and immediately appealed the 26,250 fine. Cook was ejected Sunday after touching an official following a touchdown by Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery, who went over the top of Cook to make the athletic play. "I kind of touched his arm...
Via Fox Sports North
December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Vikings activate Cook from injured reserve

The Minnesota Vikings activated Chris Cook on Saturday, taking the cornerback off injured reserve and making him eligible to play Sunday against the Houston Texans.Cook has been sidelined since Week 8, when he broke his arm tackling Tampa Bay's Doug Martin. He started the first eight games this season, tallying 31 tackles, a sack and 12 passes defensed.The 6-foot-2 Cook will...
Via Fox Sports North
December 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Cook vows to return this season for Vikings

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Chris Cook was more than frustrated when he left the field on Oct. 25 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after suffering an arm injury that he thought might wipe out another season. Cook, two seasons since being the Minnesota Vikings' top pick in the 2010 draft, had already been through plenty, his first two seasons cut short by first injuries and then a legal...
Via Fox Sports North
November 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Cook striving to gain back Vikings trust

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. As the Minnesota Vikings' season slipped away last year, cornerback Chris Cook was on the outskirts, listed on the team's roster but nowhere to be seen. Following a domestic abuse-strangulation charge in October, he was suspended by the Vikings then curiously reinstated but told to stay away from the team's facilities while his legal issues were...
Via Fox Sports North
May 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Vikings say Cook deserves to return to team

The Minnesota Vikings say cornerback Chris Cook's acquittal on assault charges has opened the door for him to return to the team. Cook was acquitted Thursday of all charges that he assaulted his girlfriend in October. The team suspended him when the charges were levied. They later reinstated him to the active roster but told him to stay away from the team while the court process...
Via AP on Fox
March 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Cook's return a needed boost to secondary

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook was acquitted of all charges against him on Tuesday stemming from an October arrest after an alleged altercation with his girlfriend and was free to rejoin the team. "We respect the legal process and the decision regarding Chris Cook," the team said in a release. "We have also thoroughly considered Chris...
Via Fox Sports North
March 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Chris Cook's situation remains 'status-quo'

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Chris Cook has been away from the Minnesota Vikings for four months while he deals with pending legal issues. With Minnesota's staff deep in evaluation for the upcoming draft and free agency, there has been no resolution on Cook's status. Vikings general manager Rick Spielman said he has spoken with Cook, but nothing has changed since Cook was reinstated...
Via Fox Sports North
February 16, 2012  |  Discuss
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