Released: DT-Fred Evans, TE-Allen Reisner, RB-Joe Banyard, G-Jeff Baca, TE-Chase Ford, S-Kurt Coleman, WR-Kain Colter, S-Chris Crocker, DT-Isame Faciane,, WR-Donte Foster, LB-Justin Jackson, CB-Kendall James, C-Zac Kerin, CB-Julian Posey, T-Mike Remmers, DE-Justin Trattou, RB-Dominique Williams, LB-Mike Zimmer, DT-Chase Baker
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Vikings have cut veteran safeties Chris Crocker and Kurt Coleman and placed Jamarca Sanford on injured reserve, leaving them thin at safety as the season opener approaches.
The Vikings announced their final cuts Saturday night to get down to the 53-man roster limit. Sanford has spent five seasons with the Vikings and was a starter for the previous...
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An early surprise on 53 day comes from the land of 9,947 more lakes than that.
The Vikings have parted ways with veteran defensive lineman Fred Evans, per a league source.
Pro Football Talk is reporting that the Vikings have released veteran DT Fred Evans on Saturday.
The Vikings brought Evans back on a one-year deal worth $1 million back in March, but it appears as though they prefer some of their younger options at interior defensive tackle.
Evans, 30, appeared in 14 games and totaled 20 tackles and a forced fumble for the Vikings in 2013....
Career Stats: 8 Years in league | 99 tackles | 3 Sacks | 1 Forced Fumble
Evans has been a longtime member of the Vikings who has been a situational run stuffer on their defensive line. His value to the team can’t properly be measured by his stats, as he’s primarily used to plug running lanes and free up linebackers to make plays.
Evans was released by the team earlier in the...
Fred Evans said he “definitely” has a chance to become a starter, but he isn’t letting that consume his offseason. He knows he will remain part of the rotation and has things to improve first.
The great thing about the NFL is that there are so many positions that every year, there is almost always at least one player who has a breakout year on every team, no matter how good or bad the team is. This is one part in a 32 part segment detailing one potential breakout player (rookies don’t count) for the 2013 NFL season on each NFL team. For the Minnesota Vikings, that player...
Minnesota Viking DT Fred Evans beat shirtless DE Everson Griffen in a break dance fighting competition today before practice.
Evans is a svelte 6'4", 320lbs while Griffen is a ripped 6'3"...
Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
The Minnesota Vikings are in the thick of the NFC wildcard race, and face a tough test Sunday against the Texans.
But if you think they're all business in their preparation ... well, guess again.
In a video provided by VikingsUpdate.com, defensive end Everson Griffin and defensive tackle Fred Evans engaged in a friendly breakdance competition at the end of Friday's...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings appeared to have a need entering free agency on the interior of the defensive line with only three players returning.
Minnesota decided to fill its depth with the same players thought to be leaving. Backup defensive tackles Letroy Guion and Fred Evans hit unrestricted free agency on Tuesday, but the Vikings have reportedly signed both of...