The Vikings run defense brought out the hard hits in short-yardage situations Tuesday, with Erin Henderson and Letroy Guion leading the way. See what their teammates and coaches had to say.
Current Viking Defensive Tackle Situation
As of now Minnesota has an above average group of defensive tackles along with decent depth. Top 3 guys will be veterans Kevin Williams, Letroy Guion, and 1st round rookie Shariff Floyd. Unfortunately this will most likely be the last year for Kevin Williams as he is set to be a free agent after 2013 and all signs point to him moving on....
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Percy Harvin once again did
not practice Wednesday as he attempts to recover from a sprained left ankle.
Defensive tackle Letroy Guion also missed practice, while cornerback Antoine
Winfield was among the players limited Wednesday.
Harvin sustained his injury during last weekend’s loss to the Seattle Seahawks. While he hasn’t practiced this...
The Vikings offense and defense both struggled for much of the first half Sunday before turning it around. So, what happened? The players and Leslie Frazier explain. Plus, the Vikings were feeling good to escape with a win after last season’s debacles, the backs were back, and Letroy Guion talked about his penalty.
(Eds: Updates. With AP Photo.) By DAVE CAMPBELL AP Pro Football Writer The Minnesota Vikings were excited about the progress Letroy Guion was making in his transition from one defensive tackle spot to the other.
He showed up in ideal shape, expressed a positive attitude about the new position and hustled all over the field at the beginning of training camp.
There's one problem...
Via AP on Fox
August 23, 2012
MANKATO, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings felt confident enough in defensive tackle Letroy Guion's development that they re-signed the 2008 fifth-round pick and have given him all the first-team snaps at the nose tackle position beside Kevin Williams.
Minnesota is hoping he can fill the void still remaining from when they decided to not re-sign Pat Williams after the 2010 season...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings apparently started the first day of free agency by re-signing one of their own players.
According to reports, Minnesota re-signed defensive tackle Letroy Guion to a three-year deal on Tuesday shortly after the new year league began at 3 p.m. Guion, a former fifth-round draft pick by the team, has spent his four-year career with the Vikings...
The Vikings got a deal done with one of their own free agents just before the market opened Tuesday afternoon, signing defensive tackle Letroy Guion to a healthy three-year deal.