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Practice squad player receive a pay raise in 2014

Last year practice squad players made around 5,800 dollars a week, well in 2014 they will get a decent little pay raise. @gregauman: Minimum weekly salary for an NFL practice-squad player in 2014 is $6,300, which would work out to $107,100 for a full 17-week season. A 100,000 dollars a year to play a sport […] The post Practice squad player receive a pay raise in 2014 appeared...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings’ Cordarrelle Patterson named top-5 underrated player in the NFL

Last week, I provided my annual list of the 10 most overrated players in the NFL. As expected, it caused an uproar, mostly from people who can’t take off their team-colored glasses and deal with the truth. For a good time, read the “Comments” section below the article; it’s pure gold and classic examples of denial. In the spirit of showing that it’s not all negative on...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Zimmer compares Cordarrelle Patterson to T.O., Chad Johnson

TweetIf you asked Minnesota Vikings versatile wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson, he’d tell you that he’ll be one of the top-5 playmakers in the NFL this season and Sports Illustraded apparently agrees, naming him one of their “Rising Stars”. Patterson himself relishes the praise. “If they say it, of course I’m going to agree with them,” Patterson said Wednesday at...
Via Los That Sports Blog
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings Who Need To Make An Impact In 2014 No. 4 Cordarrelle Patterson

#4 | Cordarrelle Patterson Number 4 on the list goes to wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson.  Patterson really came on in the second half of the 2013 season.  He showed his explosiveness as an all purpose weapon, scoring not just as a receiver but also as a kick returner, and even as a running back.  Patterson finished the season with 45 receptions for 469 yards, and 4 scores...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Cordarrelle Patterson dealing with a foot injury

Vikings second-year receiver Cordarrelle missed Friday’s practice with a foot injury. He’s only expected to miss a few days of work at this point. Wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson missed practice with a foot injury, but is only expected to miss a couple of days. Patterson didn’t take the team’s conditioning test on Thursday because of the injury, and stood near the Vikings’...
Via Pro Football Zone
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings receiver Patterson day-to-day with foot injury

MANKATO, Minn. -- Cordarrelle Patterson is hard to miss at training camp. He was even easier to spot Friday with his multi-colored dreads hanging out of a bucket hat instead of a helmet. Patterson, the electric second-year receiver and returner, missed practice as the Minnesota Vikings opened training camp at Minnesota State University on Friday. Patterson was held out and is considered...
Via Fox Sports North
27 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Draft Diamonds ALL-BARGAIN TEAM (Offense)

The season is near, and there are quite a few players that are under appreciated.  NFL Draft Diamonds put together an All-Bargain Team which has all 11 players on the Offensive Side of the ball, and all are under 1,000,000 dollar base salaries for 2014.  This is a huge steal of a team, and I […] The post NFL Draft Diamonds ALL-BARGAIN TEAM (Offense) appeared first on NFL Draft Diamonds.
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July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Cordarrelle Patterson progressing in route running; on track to make big impact in Norv Turner’s offense

The Minnesota Vikings drafted Cordarrelle Patterson 29th overall in the 2013 NFL draft and then proceeded to use him like you would fine china. The team took pride in their asset, but left it on the shelf most of the year. You know how it goes with China, when they bring it out, perhaps for Thanksgiving or for a kick return, whichever occasion is suitable, everyone is impressed...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

How much better can Cordarrelle Patterson get?

Cordarelle Patterson finished the 2013 season on a mission. The former Tennessee Volunteers wide out showed off his skills in the passing game as well as dominating the return game paving the way to the Pro-Bowl. Patterson was a jack of all trades rushing for 3 touchdowns, catching 4 touchdowns and scoring 2 touchdowns on […] The post How much better can Cordarelle Patterson get...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
July 05, 2014  |  1 Comment

Hall of Famer calls Cordarrelle Patterson a Super Star in the making

Mike Singletary the former Chicago Bear linebacker, inducted in the Hall of Fame in 1998, believes Cordarelle Patterson is a Super Star in the making.  This is coming from a guy that was once a San Francisco 49ers head coach, and who has played against some pretty impressive players.  Mike Singletary on @NFL_AM: “Cordarrelle Patterson is […] The post Hall of Famer calls Cordarelle...
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June 28, 2014  |  Discuss
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