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Bigger-looking Scott Crichton could be do-it-all DL for Minnesota Vikings

Minnesota Vikings defensive lineman Scott Crichton has taken snaps at both tackle and end at the team's OTA workouts and minicamp this offseason. Master Tesfatsion of the Star-Tribune described a swollen physique to go along with Crichton's growing role in the Vikings defense. Vikings defensive coordinator George Edwards has made good use of the redefined, second-year lineman. "We...
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Minnesota Vikings DE Scott Crichton making second-year leap

The Minnesota Vikings took defensive end Scott Crichton in the third round of the 2014 NFL draft but didn’t get much out of him as a rookie. He appeared in only eight games and recorded just two tackles after starring at Oregon State. Things could be different for Crichton in his second professional season, as Vikings general manager Rick Spielman has pointed the young D-end out...
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May 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Vikings DE Scott Crichton Claims Steelers Told Him They Were Going To Draft Him

Prior to the 2014 NFL Draft, the Pittsburgh Steelers brought Oregon State defensive end Scott Crichton in for a visit. Thursday, Crichton, who is now a member of the Minnesota Vikings, told the local media that he was told by the Steelers he would be their pick in the second round. “The Steelers told me […] Vikings DE Scott Crichton Claims Steelers Told Him They Were Going To...
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August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Crichton signs with Vikings, ready to learn under Robison

Coming into the NFL Draft, Scott Crichton was compared to Minnesota Vikings defensive end Brian Robison. Now Crichton will get the chance to learn under Robison, after being selected in the third round by Minnesota and signing his rookie contract with the Vikings. Crichton tweeted the news Wednesday evening and the team officially announced the signing on Thursday. A 273-pound defensive...
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May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings Sign Third-Round Pick DE Scott Crichton To A Four-Year Contract

Third-round pick DE Schott Crichton announced via twitter, that he has signed a four-year contract with the the Vikings. Crichton was at Oregon State for three seasons and was able to tally 22.5 sacks, and 51 tackles for a loss.  While Crichton was performing at the combine teams looked at him as a potential fit for a 3-4 outside linebacker due to his height of 6’3. Minnesota...
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May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 NFL Draft-or-Bust Off: Vikings Select DE Scott Crichton

Once again we’re back to that post-draft sex sheen we all get when we start talking about young men in shorts who are now OURS. And since it coincides with the beginning of the long NFL offseason, we’ll take our damn time in reviewing each Vikings draft pick from 2014. In Purple Jesus Diaries’ NFL Draft-or-Bust Off 2014, we continue our amateur insight into the draft picks...
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May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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