The new Yardbarker app is here! Install on your iPhone, iPad or Android device. You can also find us in Google Newsstand.


WR change: Vikings waive Jean, add Cooper

The Minnesota Vikings have added a receiver familiar with new offensive coordinator Norv Turner in a swap of wideouts. Minnesota waived wide receiver Lestar Jean and signed third-year receiver Josh Cooper on Friday. Cooper, 25, has played the past two seasons for the Cleveland Browns, including last year in Turner's one season as Cleveland's offensive coordinator when Cooper had...
Via Fox Sports North
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings and Browns Swap Wide Receivers

Follow @JacobBawolek #460816409 / Josh Cooper is in and Lestar Jean is out of the Minnesota Vikings organization.  The transaction, which landed them another promising pass-catcher, was announced by the team Friday morning. Teddy Bridgewater will have a new pair of hands to throw the ball to. Wide receiver Josh Cooper, a former Cleveland Brown, is a great route...
Via TopSportsReport
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings Waive WR Lestar Jean

  The Vikings waive/injured WR Lestar Jean on Thursday, according to the NFL transactions release. Minnesota signed Jean to a one-year contract back in early April, but he lasted just a few weeks with the team before being cut loose. Jean, 26, signed with the Texans as an undrafted free agent out of Florida Atlantic back in 2011. Last year, he appeared in 11 games and caught four...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings sign ex-Texans WR Lestar Jean

The Minnesota Vikings continue to address their roster with a month remaining until the NFL Draft. Minnesota signed wide receiver Lestar Jean on Tuesday. Jean, 26, had 10 catches for 186 yards in three NFL seasons for the Houston Texans. Jean (6-foot-3, 202 pounds) was an undrafted free agent out of Florida Atlantic in 2011, and spent his entire rookie season on injured reserve....
Via Fox Sports North
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Free Agent WR Lestar Jean Visiting With The Panthers

  Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer reports that former Texans WR Lestar Jean is visiting with the Panthers Thursday and Friday. Carolina has recently signed veteran WR Jerricho Cotchery and is expected to meet with Tiquan Underwood as well. Josh Morgan‘s name has come up as potential option too. Jean, 26, signed with the Texans as an undrafted free agent out of Florida...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

QUIZ: Name every NCAA football national champion since 1950

Browns lose to Ravens as only the Browns know how

NCAA figures out how to invite 5-7 teams to bowls

Ranking top Heisman Trophy candidates

Have the New Orleans Saints given up?

This weekend in NFL stupid, ft. Rex Ryan

Missouri won’t accept a bowl bid at 5-7

Durant blasts media on behalf of Kobe

Josh McCown laments how he got job back from Manziel

Paul George: Kobe Bryant was my Michael Jordan

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker