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Early Breakdown of the Vikings Tight End Depth Chart

Below we breakdown each tight end on the current Minnesota Vikings roster. While Rudolph and Ellison are locks to make the team it will be an all-out battle among the other 3. Viking fans shouldn’t take the battle lightly, this will be a very important position in 2014, regardless of who the quarterback is they will be looking at their tight ends early and often in 2014. Kyle Rudolph...
Via DraftSeason
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings training camp preview: Tight ends

  This is the third in a series of 13 previews leading up to the Minnesota Vikings' July 25 start of camp. TODAY'S POSITION: TIGHT ENDS Rating (1-to-10 scale): 7 Projected starter: Kyle Rudolph (fourth year) Backups (asterisks indicate players expected to make the roster): *Rhett Ellison, Chase Ford, *AC Leonard, Allen Reisner The breakdown: Is this the year we see Rudolph...
Via Fox Sports North
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings Camp Preview: Wide Receivers and Tight Ends

Just a couple of years ago, the receiving corps was a huge weakness for the team, though part of that was due to who was throwing them the ball. Now, from a pass-catching standpoint there is real potential for it to become one of the team’s biggest strengths. At this point, it seems like there will be one open receiver spot and a lot of competition for who joins Kyle Rudolph on...
Via cover32 - Vikings
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings sign TE Reisner, claim LB Manning off waivers

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- In the second week of their offseason program, the Minnesota Vikings added two players to their roster on Tuesday. Minnesota announced it has signed tight end Allen Reisner, who was with the team in 2011 and 2012 as an undrafted free agent out of Iowa before playing parts of the past two seasons with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Later, the Vikings were awarded...
Via Fox Sports North
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Vikings Sign TE Allen Reisner

  Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post, citing a league source, reports that the Vikings have signed TE Allen Reisner. Reisner, 25, originally signed with the Vikings as an undrafted free agent out of Iowa back in 2011. The Jaguars would later claim Reisner off waivers in December of 2012. He was unfortunately placed on injured reserve, but with the designation to return...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Tight End a position of uncertainty for Jaguars

Going into the 2013, offensive coordinator Jedd Fisch was very optimistic about the group of tight ends he was going to work with, eight-year veteran Marcedes Lewis in particular. Year one for the offense under Fisch was all about learning and growing together, coaches and players tackling a new scheme head-on, together, one step at a time. Lewis’s season would get off to a slow...
Via cover32 - Jaguars
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Titans-Jaguars inactives, gameday thread

The inactives are out for today's game at Everbank Stadium between the Titans and the Jacksonville Jaguars, and here they are. JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS: RB Delone Carter, LB Geno Hyaes, C Patrick Lewis, DT Roy Miller, TE Allen Reisner, DE Gerland Rivers, QB Ricky Stanzi TENNESSEE TITANS: WR Kenny Britt, DE Lavar Edwards, LB Zaviar Gooden, C Kevin Matthews, OT David Stewart...
Via Total Titans
December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Jags add Rackley to injury report with concussion

The Jacksonville Jaguars have added guard Will Rackley to the injury report with a concussion. Rackley, who has started 11 of 13 games this season, reported symptoms Saturday morning. He is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against Buffalo. Rackley first sustained a concussion Oct. 27 against San Francisco in London and missed the next two games. He started the last three...
Via AP on Fox
December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Jaguars' Allen Reisner Returns to Practice

Don't look now, but the Jacksonville Jaguars are hot. Winners of their last three and playing much better football than they have in years, the Jags will look to ride their wave of momentum to another victory as they travel to Houston for this Thursday's matchup with the Texans.While the name might not stand out, the ability will. The Jaguars return their backup tight end...
Via Sports Injury Alert
December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Jaguars vs. Broncos: News and Notes From Tuesday

The Jaguars are a four touchdown dog this week against the Broncos. Right now, that might be the least of their troubles.Jacksonville made several moves on Tuesday prior to the team’s trip to Colorado that will affect the team for the remainder of the season.According to jaguars.com, “The Jaguars were awarded fourth-year offensive tackle Sam Young off waivers from Buffalo, promoted...
Via Football Nation
October 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Jaguars place Dwight Lowery, Luke Joeckel on IR

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- The Jacksonville Jaguars have placed three players, including safety Dwight Lowery and offensive tackle Luke Joeckel, on injured reserve. The team also placed tight end Allen Reisner on IR, with the designation to return later in the season. Lowery missed the last two games after sustaining a concussion on the first play at Seattle on Sept. 22. Joeckel...
Via Fox Sports Florida
October 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Jags put Joeckel, Lowery on IR

The Jacksonville Jaguars have placed three players, including safety Dwight Lowery and offensive tackle Luke Joeckel, on injured reserve. The team also placed tight end Allen Reisner on IR, with the designation to return later in the season. Lowery missed the last two games after sustaining a concussion on the first play at Seattle on Sept. 22. Joeckel (ankle) and Reisner (knee...
Via AP on Fox
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

TE Lewis out for Jaguars vs. Raiders

Jacksonville Jaguars tight end Marcedes Lewis is inactive for the game against the Oakland Raiders with a left calf injury. Lewis missed practice this week and was doubtful for the game before being officially scratched. Allen Reisner is listed as the starter in his place on Sunday. Mike Brown (back) and linebacker J.T. Thomas (hamstring) are also inactive, along with quarterback...
Via AP on Fox
September 15, 2013  |  Discuss

TE Marcedes Lewis out for Jaguars against Raiders

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Jacksonville Jaguars tight end Marcedes Lewis is inactive for the game against the Oakland Raiders with a left calf injury. Lewis missed practice this week and was doubtful for the game before being officially scratched. Allen Reisner is listed as the starter in his place on Sunday. Mike Brown (back) and linebacker J.T. Thomas (hamstring) are also inactive...
Via Fox Sports Florida
September 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Jaguars Notes 9/7: Getting Ready For Sunday

It’s Allen Reisner’s chance to shine.The second-year tight end from Iowa will make his first start for the Jacksonville Jaguars because of an injury to Marcedes Lewis.In reality, Reisner has been starting most of the preseason as Lewis has been dealing with a calf injury.Lewis missed practice late this week for the Jaguars and was ruled out of the game tomorrow by head coach...
Via Football Nation
September 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Jaguars on bubble get one last chance to showcase skills

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Cecil Shorts III knows it wasn't long ago when he faced a situation with the Jacksonville Jaguars similar to the one which players such as Brett Brackett and Allen Reisner find themselves in now. Fifty-five catches for 979 yards later, the memory of Shorts having to battle for a roster spot after being a fourth-round draft pick in 2011 seems to have faded...
Via Fox Sports Florida
August 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Jaguars vs. Jets Preseason Game: 5 Things We Learned

I am not one who worries too much about special teams play or what happens in the fourth quarter when a third-string quarterback adds a touchdown or two to run up the score.There are 90 players on each side of the ball trying to make a football team.The Jaguars lost 37-13 in a game that looked lopsided but only got out of hand after the half, which leads me to believe there are some...
Via Football Nation
August 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Vikings Injury Report: Chris Cook Activated from IR

The Minnesota Vikings have activated cornerback Chris Cook from the team’s injured reserved and placed him on its 53-man roster, the club has announced. G Mark Asper and TE Allen Reisner have been waived. CB Chris Cook activated to 53-man roster. #Vikings — Minnesota Vikings (@VikingsFootball) December 22, 2012 Cook has been out for two months since suffering a broken arm...
Via NFL Injury Report
December 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Notebook: Peterson has Vikings' top 5 gains

The Vikings didn’t have much go right for them Sunday in Seattle, but Adrian Peterson accounted for the Vikings’ top five gains when the deep passing game once again struggled. Stats and reaction on both those fronts, as well as Percy Harvin’s frustration, A.J. Jefferson starting, and Allen Reisner being the most productive tight end against Seattle.
Via min.scout.com
November 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Notebook: Peterson has Vikings' top 5 gains

The Vikings didn’t have much go right for them Sunday in Seattle, but Adrian Peterson accounted for the Vikings’ top five gains when the deep passing game once again struggled. Stats and reaction on both those fronts, as well as Percy Harvin’s frustration, A.J. Jefferson starting, and Allen Reisner being the most productive tight end against Seattle.
Via min.scout.com
November 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Raymond inactive, Reisner active for Vikings

The Vikings decided to keep S Mistral Raymond inactive as he makes a measured return from a partially dislocated ankle, but TE Allen Reisner, promoted to the 53-man roster on Saturday, is active.
Via min.scout.com
November 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Vikings sign Reisner to 53-man roster

The Vikings on Saturday signed tight end Allen Reisner to their 53-man roster, from the practice squad. Reisner, a second-year tight end out of Iowa, had been let go by the Vikings earlier this season. The 6-foot-3, 255-pounder out of Marion, Iowa, has impressed at times during the preseason the last two seasons. The Vikings return to action Sunday, at Seattle.
Via Fox Sports North
November 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Vikings sign Reisner to practice squad

Allen Reisner will remain a Viking after all. Reisner, a second-year tight end out of Iowa, had been let go by the Vikings earlier this week, but was re-signed and placed on the practice squad Saturday. The 6-foot-3, 255-pounder out of Marion, Iowa, has yet to see extensive playing time during his NFL career, but he has shown flashes during preseason action the last two years. Minnesota...
Via Fox Sports North
September 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings’ Experience Rare Tight End Quandry

The Minnesota Vikings are facing a strange, yet difficult, situation at training camp as they have five able tight ends on their depth chart.  Usually having great depth is a good thing, but most teams do not usually have more than three.  So who do they hold on to? Kyle Rudolph is the number one tight end on the depth chart and is a second year player out of Notre Dame.  He backed...
Via MyTeamRivals.com
August 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Injury to Vikings' Carlson creates chances

MANKATO, Minn. The Minnesota Vikings have practiced several situational offenses during the early portion of training camp, meaning the tight ends have been heavily involved at times.The repetitions for the tight ends took on added significance on Tuesday when John Carlson, No. 2 behind Kyle Rudolph in many of the situations, was injured during practice when a teammate rolled up...
Via Fox Sports North
August 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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