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Colored Contacts Add to the Fire in Sharrif Floyd’s Eyes

MANKATO, Minn. — Sharrif Floyd has a fire in his eyes that goes beyond his competitive spirit. The Vikings defensive tackle has turned to specially tinted contact lenses this offseason and trainin...
Via Vikings.com
22 days ago

Former Florida Defensive Tackle Sharrif Floyd Dreamt Of Being First NFL Player To Sack Jameis Winston

Few rookie quarterbacks enter their NFL season with a target on their back like former Florida State star Jameis Winston has. The new Tampa Bay Buccaneers signal caller begins his pro career after a fantastic, and very controversial college career. Ahead of Tampa Bay’s preseason game against the Minnesota Vikings, the chance to sack Winston was even the subject of former Florida...
Via College Spun
August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Gators star had dream about sacking Jameis Winston

By Jason Parker They say that old rivalries die hard. In the case of Minnesota Vikings defensive lineman Sharrif Floyd, his hatred of one college rival is still continuing into the pros. The Vikings continued their preseason schedule as they hosted the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Saturday. The Bucs, of course, are led by their new quarterback, former FSU star and Heisman Trophy winner...
Via Gamedayr
August 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings DT Sharrif Floyd wants to be an extension of 'feisty coach'

Sharrif Floyd's impact has swollen in two seasons with the Minnesota Vikings. After playing a reserve role as a rookie in 2013, Floyd expanded into a regular starter along the defensive line in his second NFL season, recording 42 tackles and 4.5 sacks. Now, Floyd is ready to take on some new responsibilities. The big defensive tackle wants to become an on-field extension of "feisty...
Via FOX Sports
May 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Yo, Sharrif Floyd Gots Pipes

Did you ever want to wake up to the sound of Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd singing in your ear? Of course not, but neither did this guy, and that’s exactly what he got. What the hell am I talking about? Here: The post Yo, Sharrif Floyd Gots Pipes appeared first on Purple Jesus Diaries.
Via Vikings Digital Diaries
March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Minnesota Vikings DL Sharrif Floyd Kicks Packers Offensive Lineman in the Junk After Sacking Aaron Rodgers

For an offensive lineman there are certain things they hate to see--closed buffett lines, sugar-free candy, diet soda, light beer, and their quarterback getting sacked. So when T.J. Lang saw that Rodgers was sacked he felt pretty bad already.After Vikings defensive lineman Shariff Floyd kicked him in the nuts when he was done sacking Rodgers he probably felt even worse.@SBNationGIF...
Via FatManWriting
October 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Slimmed-down Floyd could loom large for Vikings

MANKATO, Minn. -- The comparisons are hard to escape for Sharrif Floyd. Floyd has been likened to the player he is replacing with the Minnesota Vikings, stepping into five-time All-Pro Kevin Williams' spot at defensive tackle. The questions have come for Floyd since Minnesota made him the 23rd overall pick in the 2013 draft, and no one can blame Floyd for downplaying his task of...
Via Fox Sports North
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings Who Need to Make an Impact in 2014 #7 Sharrif Floyd

#7 | Sharrif Floyd Number 7 on the list goes to defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd. When Floyd slipped all the way to pick 23 in the 2013 NFL Draft, it was looked as an all-out gift for the Vikings and my howls could probably be heard for miles. But during his rookie year he played sparingly behind Kevin Williams and Letroy Guion, and even when he did see the field he was inconsistent...
Via DraftSeason
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Floyd looks like a good fit in Zimmer's defensive scheme

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. --€“ Mike Zimmer tried to withhold judgment on the holdover players when he became the new Minnesota Vikings coach in January, feeling he couldn't get a full understanding simply by watching film. In particular, watching film of defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd from a disjointed rookie season wouldn't provide much context anyway. Zimmer has said he's not able...
Via Fox Sports North
June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Sharrif Floyd eager to return to Vikings, work toward starting spot

A first round pick by the Vikings last year, defensive lineman Sharrif Floyd has been keeping tabs on Minnesota's "comings and goings" and he's excited to work with new coaches and teammates and take on a bigger role in 2014.
Via FOXSports.com
March 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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