Jacksonville Jaguars’ Injury Report: Blackmon, Burton, Brown

The Jacksonville Jaguars (2-9) square off against the Cleveland Browns (4-7) this Sunday at First Energy Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio. The Jaguars have won two of their last three games, and will look to complete the task of successfully digging themselves out from the bottom of the AFC South, putting the Houston Texans in their rear-view mirror. The Jaguars have been hampered on offense all...
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November 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Jaguars hope little-known receiver can step up

The first receiver Jaguars coach Gus Bradley mentioned Monday when asked about replacing suspended Justin Blackmon was a bit of a surprise. Bradley singled out Stephen Burton. The 23-year-old Burton joined the Jaguars on Sept. 1 after being claimed off waivers from Minnesota. He’s missed the last five games with a concussion. Bradley admitted the situation wasn’t “ideal...
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November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Vikings like Stephen Burton's versatility at WR position

The biggest play of the Minnesota Vikings first preseason game was a 61-yard touchdown that brought undrafted rookie Zach Line immediate attention in his longshot attempt at a roster spot. Line broke the initial tackle on a short outlet pass from quarterback Matt Cassel. Yet, one of the most important aspects of the play for Minnesota's coaches was how Line was led down the...
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August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Christian Ponder Threw An Insane Tipped Touchdown Pass To Stephen Burton

The Minnesota Vikings were getting dominated by the Indianapolis Colts and Andrew Luck. It was 4th and 4 in the red zone when the Vikings decided to go for it late in the fourth quarter. Percy Harvin and Adrian Peterson weren’t even on the field. Christian Ponder chucked up a pass that was tipped by another player and landed in the hands of Stephen Burton. Unbelievable. Can Minnesota...
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September 16, 2012  |  1 Comment

WR Burton fighting to get back in action

Stephen Burton has flashed glimpses of potential as a receiver, but he hasn’t been able to stay healthy long enough to put it all together. See what he had to say about his toe injury, the latest setback, and fighting for playing time when he returns.
August 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Burton relaxed, more confident in 2nd season

Stephen Burton had to play catch-up in may aspect last year. He was a seventh-round pick from a small school following a summer lockout of the players. This year, Burton could be a surprise contributor after displaying far more confidence in offseason practices.
July 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Vikings' Burton making leaps in second year

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. When the Minnesota Vikings were lining up for practices during organized team activities and minicamp earlierin June, there were few surprises in terms of the players and where and when they lined up.Players are still battling for starting spots, especially with training camp set to begin in four weeks in Mankato on July 27. But, many of the expected starters...
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June 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Stephen Burton to have an impact for the Vikings?

According to ESPN Twin Cities, Stephen Burton, a 7th round pick in 2011, has been impressing when given 1st team reps in OTAs. Percy Harvin has missed some practice time after shoulder surgery and, while it won’t cause him to miss any games, it has allowed Stephen Burton to get 1st team reps opposite Michael Jenkins. An athletic player who ran a 4.44 at 6-1 224 at his Pro Day last...
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June 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Vikings Move Stephen Burton to IR, Promote Emmanuel Arceneaux

The Vikings rotating door of wide receivers is spinning again. Today the Vikings moved Stephen Burton to injured reserve ending his season and promoted Emmanuel Arceneaux from the practice squad. Burton was a … [visit site to read more] Vikings Move Stephen Burton to IR, Promote Emmanuel Arceneaux - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs...
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December 12, 2011  |  Discuss

Vikings Promote Stephen Burton From the Practice Squad

The Vikings have selected practice squad hand Stephen Burton to replace outgoing receiver Bernard Berrian, says the official team site. Burton was this year’s 7th … [visit site to read more]Vikings Promote Stephen Burton From the Practice Squad - The Viking Age - The Viking Age - A Minnesota Vikings Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
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October 25, 2011  |  Discuss

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