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JEROME SIMPSON RUMORS

Minnesota Vikings Training Camp Preview: Wide Receivers

Minnesota Vikings Training Camp Preview: Wide ReceiversBy Chris SchadA couple seasons ago, the Minnesota Vikings showcased one of the worst receiving corps in the league. With Percy Harvin shelved due to an ankle injury (and on his way out of town), the Vikings entered a playoff game with the Green Bay Packers leaning on Jerome Simpson as their go-to receiver.Flash forward to today...
Via Pro Football Spot
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerome Simpson Needs To Stop Talking

#459735207 / gettyimages.com The loquacious receiver for the Minnesota Vikings, Jerome Simpson, has become quite the source for newsworthy quotes in the past week. The maligned wideout started with a strong assertion that the Vikings could “definitely” win the Super Bowl in 2014. On one hand, you have to appreciate confidence out of a pro athlete. They have reached this level...
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June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Minnesota Vikings’ WR Jerome Simpson Could be Suspended

The Minnesota Vikings are going to be relying on what has become a talented wide receiver group to help whoever is under center in 2014, especially if that guy is rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater. Unfortunately, they may very well be without the services of veteran Jerome Simpson for the first four games of the season.  According to the St. Paul Pioneer Press, Simpson could...
Via Sportsnaut
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Breakout candidates for every NFL team

Star players often steal the spotlight around the NFL. This is especially true this time of the year when many big-name contributors receive massive contract extensions or run into off-the-field trouble. But every year, we also witness plenty of promising young playmakers who step out of the shadows and make a name for themselves with a breakout season. Photo Credit: Vikings.com...
Via Gridiron Grit
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerome Simpson glad to be with Vikings despite paycut

Jerome Simpson had the best season of his NFL career in 2013 and yet his salary went from $2.3 million to just $1 million. Simpson, 28, was arrested in November on the suspicion of drunken driving. He eventually pleaded guilty to two lesser charges but coupled with his previous suspension in 2012 for mailing himself marijuana in 2011 Simpson placed himself in a tough spot. “I can’t...
Via Tireball.com
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerome Simpson: I'm worth more than I made last year

Jerome Simpson has made some terrific plays on the football field and some some bone headed mistakes in his personal life.  Simpson is currently on a one-year, $1 million deal with the Vikings and believes he’s worth far more than what the Vikings are paying him. “I know I’m worth more than what [his current contract] was,” Simpson said. “But I made my bed, so I got to...
Via Thacover2
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Bill Parcells congratulates new head coach Mike Zimmer but did give him 3 tips

After congratulating Mike Zimmer on Wednesday, former head coach Bill Parcells gave him three more things to write down. Zimmer wouldn’t share what those were with reporters after his introductory news conference on Friday, but according to ESPN NFL Insider Chris Mortensen, Parcells’ three points were: 1. Your best friends will disappoint you. 2. Four […]The post Bill Parcells...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerome Simpson says that an official made some ‘controversial’ comments on Sunday

Vikings WR Jerome Simpson claims that during Sundays win over the Eagles, an official made some unnecessary comments. “There were some questionable things, what the ref also said to a couple of our players,” Simpson said. “I won’t go into that. It was kind of some stuff, controversial things that he said to a couple of our players. … It wasn’t good what he said. But I’ll...
Via Pro Football Zone
December 16, 2013  |  1 Comment

Is Jerome Simpson a Cowboy Now?

No, silly, not a DALLAS Cowboy (Although I wouldn't really mind if he was), I'm talking about a real Cowboy. A Western, gun totin', cowboy boot wearing, Django Unchained lookin', steer wrastlin' Cowboy. Jerome Simpson, Minnesota Vikings receiver (for the time being, anyway) has developed a surprising affliction for the rustic wear. And I have no real idea...
Via Purple Jesus Diaries
January 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Vikings to move on without Jerome Simpson?

Tom Pelissero of the ESPN 1500 Twin Cities writes that it seems likely that the Vikings will look for a better options at receiver during the offseason and allow Jerome Simpson to leave. This does not qualify as being shocking in the least. Simpson has totaled just 19 receptions for 203 yards this season to go along with zero touchdowns. It’s actually more surprising that the...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 18, 2012  |  Discuss
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