Phil Loadholt became a big part of the Vikings’ offensive improvement in 2012 and was happy to see the Vikings step up with a long-term contract offer.
Phil Loadholt became accustomed to dealing with tornadoes in Oklahoma. He has friends that lost homes in the recent storms, but no one he knows that was injured.
Phil Loadholt is one of a handful of players under contract through 2016, when the Vikings’ new stadium is scheduled to open. The unveiling of the design Monday night had him excited for the future.
Phil Loadholt is a top flight right tackle, ranking 8th among right tackles on ProFootballFocus last season. He’s graded out well above average in two straight seasons, but right tackles should not be able like left tackles because they don’t protect the blind side. Credit the Vikings for not overpaying Loadholt, with this 4 year, 25 million dollar deal with 7 million guaranteed...
Earlier today, the Minnesota Vikings signed offensive tackle Phil Loadholt to a four-year, $25 million contract, with $7 million guaranteed.
Phil Loadholt four-year Vikings extension is worth $25 million, including $7 million signing bonus, per source. Under contract through 2016
— Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) March 13, 2013
Even though the Vikings have lost some key pieces...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings are focused on keeping together the offensive line that helped MVP running back Adrian Peterson run for more than 2,000 yards.
The team did just that less than an hour before free agency opened Tuesday by agreeing to terms with right tackle Phil Loadholt, according to multiple reports. Loadholt, 27, was an unrestricted free agent and minutes...
Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports that an NFL source has informed him that the Bears are “hot on” OT Phil Loadholt.
Tom Pelissero adds that the Bears are actually offering more than the Vikings who don’t want to pay more than $5 million per year.
The Vikings have said that they would like to re-sign Loadholt and reports from last night indicated that they were still...
Hot News for OT Phil Loadholt
For years now, I've known Vikings right tackle Phil Loadholt in two ways ... First, I'm pretty sure he eats people, and two, he's always getting flags pulled on him for false starts and holdings. This is why they probably don't let fans make personnel decisions, though.
Aside from being large enough to hide children in his sweatshirt pockets, Phil Loadholt has...
The Vikings have six unrestricted free agents on offense, but none bigger (literally) than Phil Loadholt. GM Rick Spielman, Loadholt and his teammates talked about the pending free agent’s status and value.