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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...
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14 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
22 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 Vikings draft preview: tight ends

  FOX Sports North's Brian Hall provides complete coverage of the Vikings and the 2014 NFL Draft in his 14-part preview. Today is the sixth day of his Vikings draft previews. You can find the entire series here. TODAY'S POSITION: TIGHT ENDS Importance (1-to-10 scale): 3 On the roster Minnesota finally moved on from the mistake of giving John Carlson a five-year, $25 million...
Via Fox Sports North
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings report card: Run game plows Lions

The Metrodome was sent off to its eventual demise with a Minnesota Vikings win on Sunday. Minnesota's 14-13 win on Sunday was just what everyone associated with the Vikings wanted, excepting the season-ending 5-10-1 record, no chance for the playoffs and the future of coach Leslie Frazier in doubt. Here's how the Vikings graded out in each phase in Sunday's Metrodome...
Via Fox Sports North
December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles: Defense Dissected in 48-30 Loss to Minnesota

After going nine straight games without allowing more than 21 points to an offense in a game, the Philly defense is picked clean by Matt Cassel and the Minnesota Vikings to the final count of 48-30. Simply put, the Eagles could not stop the Vikes from driving the ball down the field on them.  This is most surprising seeing as how the number one and two running backs for Minnesota...
Via The Farm Club
December 16, 2013  |  Discuss

PJD's Game 11 Recap: A Tie Sums up the 2013 Vikings Perfectly

So, a Tie Happened I have been trying to think of what my emotions are after the Minnesota Vikings and the Green Bay Packers ended up tying on Sunday afternoon, 26 all. On one hand, I'm just furious. A tie is just as bad as winning at this point in the year, because draft positioning is largely determined by your loss record, not your win record. Think about a playoff...
Via Purple Jesus Diaries
November 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson Gets A Little Help On Amazing TD Run

Purple Jesus had had yet another incredible performance. As of five minutes left in the fourth quarter in Dallas, he has 139 yards rushing and just gave the Vikings a 23-20 lead with a bruising 11-yard touchdown run. It should be noted that a good deal of the credit that this ended as a TD goes to Vikings tight end Chase Ford, who catches Peterson being forced to the ground by two...
Via Kissing Suzy Kolber
November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Vikings Promote Tight End Chase Ford

Chase Ford has been promoted from the practice squad to the active roster. Ford will be looked to take injured Rhett Ellion’s spot on the roster. Ford went undrafted in 2012 and has spent time with the Cowboys and Eagles. To make room for Ford the Vikings released defensive end Justin Trattou. The post Vikings Promote Tight End Chase Ford appeared first on DraftSeason.
Via DraftSeason
October 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Vikings practice squad filled with recent cuts

The Minnesota Vikings brought back two 2013 draft picks they released on Saturday as part of the 8-man practice squad.Minnesota announced its practice squad Sunday following Saturday's cuts to reach the 53-man roster limit. Each of the eight players on the Vikings practice squad were part of the team's final cuts.Included on the practice squad are offensive lineman Travis...
Via Fox Sports North
September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Vikings sign 7 to Practice Squad

The Vikings announced 7 signings to the 2013 practice squad. No real surprises, each of these guys were expected to most likely find themselves on the PS after their release. RB Joe Banyard G Travis Bond DT Everett Dawkins TE Chase Ford T Kevin Murphy WR Rodney Smith WR Adam Thielen The post Vikings sign 7 to Practice Squad appeared first on DraftSeason.
Via DraftSeason
September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Vikings Make Final Cuts

Players Waived On Saturday TE Colin Anderson, RB Joe Banyard, S Brandan Bishop, OL Travis Bond, CB Brandon Burton, WR Stephen Burton, DT Everett Dawkins, S Darius Eubanks, CB Bobby Felder, TE Chase Ford, OL Brandon Keith, DT Anthony McCloud, LB Tyrone McKenzie, OL Kevin Murphy, DT Spencer Nealy, DE D’Aundre Reed, WR Rodney Smith, WR Adam Thielen, DE Collins Ukwu. The post Vikings...
Via DraftSeason
August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson video shows what it's like being the league's best running back

MANKATO, Minn. -- Have you ever wondered what it's like to be MVP running back Adrian Peterson? The Minnesota Vikings have allowed at least a glimpse of what it's like to be the league's best running back, and other insider looks inside the huddle this summer. Beginning in minicamp and continuing in the early days of training camp, the team has had players such as Peterson...
Via Fox Sports North
July 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson video shows what it's like being the league's best running back

MANKATO, Minn. -- Have you ever wondered what it's like to be MVP running back Adrian Peterson? The Minnesota Vikings have allowed at least a glimpse of what it's like to be the league's best running back, and other insider looks inside the huddle this summer. Beginning in minicamp and continuing in the early days of training camp, the team has had players such as Peterson...
Via Fox Sports North
July 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Vikings Training Camp Battle | Tight End

Vikings Training Camp Tight End Battle The Vikings tight ends are probably one of the more mundane battles in camp this year as the top three guys Rudolph, Carlson, and Ellison should all be givens to make the final 53.  The only thing that would spice this battle up would be if the Vikings keep a fourth tight end like last season or there is an injury in camp, and no one wants...
Via DraftSeason
July 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles sign 5 to practice squad including McNutt, Rau

The Philadelphia Eagles signed four familiar names to their practice squad on Saturday: TE Chase Ford, FB Emil Igwenagu, WR Marvin McNutt, and LB Ryan Rau. All players were previously a part of the roster before the team’s NFL mandated cut to a 53-man roster on Friday. League sources also say that DE Frank Trotter has been signed to the PS, according to CSNPhilly. C Chase Beeler...
Via Philly Sports Muse
September 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles release 19, roster stands at 56

The Philadelphia Eagles have announced that they have cut 19 players, leaving the team’s roster at 56. Here are those who have been released: S Oshiomogho Atogwe TE Brett Brackett LB Keenan Clayton DT Landon Cohen TE Chase Ford WR Mardy Gilyard WR Chad Hall CB Joselio Hanson FB Emil Igwenagu T D.J. Jones WR Marvin McNutt LB Adrian Moten DT Ollie Ogbu LB Ryan Rau DE Monte Taylor...
Via Philly Sports Muse
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss
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