Last week I looked at the players who could surprise some people during training camp. Besides unexpected players who stand out, there are always those players that fizzle out. Some may lose their starting job and others may get cut all together. Who might be this year’s training camp disappointments?
Jasper Brinkley, MLB
Jasper is back with the Vikings after a short and disappointing...
Little more than one year passed in the time Jasper Brinkley was gone from the Minnesota Vikings. He returned for the team's offseason workouts last week and the changes were abundant.
Brinkley would see familiar faces as he walked the halls at Winter Park, such as general manager Rick Spielman, who re-signed him after one year in Arizona. There are still plenty of familiar teammates...
Career Stats: 6 Years in league | 174 tackles | 4 Forced Fumbles
Brinkley is a familiar face and has played his entire career for the Vikings except for last year when he took his talents to Arizona. With the Cardinals experiment ending with is release the Vikings didn’t waste much time in bringing him back on a 1 year deal. The former South Carolina linebacker is still only 28...
The Minnesota Vikings weren't interested in a lazy Sunday.
Minnesota was busy during the NFL's three-day negotiating window before Tuesday's official opening of free agency and locked in a starting defensive end and possible starting middle linebacker.
Less than an hour after agreeing to re-sign defensive end Everson Griffen, FOX Sports' Mike Garafolo reported Minnesota had also...
Mike Garafolo reports that the Vikings have signed former Cardinals’ LB Jasper Brinkley to a one-year contract.
Brinkley reportedly visited with the Vikings before meeting with the Bills last week. Minnesota has already locked up DE Everson Griffen, so they appear to be moving fast in regards to available free agent targets.
Brinkley, 28, totaled 27 tackles over the course...
The Buffalo Bills announced that they are hosting free agent ILB Jasper Brinkley on Thursday.
This news comes just a day after they met with former Ravens ILB Jameel McClain who is now meeting with the Giants.
Brinkley, 28, totaled 27 tackles over the course of 15 games for the Cardinals last season.
Jasper Brinkley, who started three games at linebacker for the Cardinals in 2013 in addition to playing special teams, was given his release on Friday.
Brinkley, 28, who signed as a free agent last spring after four seasons in Minnesota, had 30 tackles and five special-teams tackles in his only season with the Cardinals.
The Arizona Cardinals announced the release LB Jasper Brinkley on Friday.
Brian McIntyre notes that the Cardinals will save $2 million in cash and cap space with this move.
The Cardinals are reportedly interested in signing free agent ILB D’Qwell Jackson and have to make a decision regarding Karlos Dansby in the coming weeks, so this is a position to watch in the coming weeks...