CORDARRELLE PATTERSON NEWS

Butch Jones Calls Tennessee “The Original Wide Receiver U”

It’s been a rough few years for Tennessee football, but if there’s one thing that the team still has despite a bit of a dry spell, it’s that it is one of the most respected and decorated programs in college football history. One honor that hasn’t been bestowed onto UT, however, is the title of “Wide Receiver U,” until earlier today, when Volunteers head coach Butch Jones...
Via College Spun
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Vikings Rookie Cordarrelle Patterson Makes History in Regular Season Finale

Rookie wide receiver/return man Cordarrelle Patterson was not a huge factor for the Minnesota Vikings on offense this season, but maybe after they take a step and look at some of the things the former Tennessee Volunteers standout did this season they'll realize they need to get him in the game plan a little more.From Bleacher ReportOn the season he had 43 receptions (on 73 targets...
Via FatManWriting
December 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Vols aiming to have nation's top offensive line

Tennessee's offensive linemen savor the challenge they're facing and the attention they're receiving. The Volunteers return four starters from a line that allowed only eight sacks last season. Because Tennessee lacks star power at the skill positions, offensive tackles Antonio ''Tiny'' Richardson and Ja'Wuan James rank alongside linebacker A.J. Johnson...
Via Fox Sports
August 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Cordarrelle Patterson to fill in for Jarius Wright on Sunday

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Cordarrelle Patterson has been the Minnesota Vikings receiving leader through two preseason games with six catches going for 73 yards, accelerating the belief Patterson might be able to help the team early in his rookie season. Patterson has been one of the few offensive highlights in the preseason for Minnesota, but each of his six receptions has come from...
Via Fox Sports North
August 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Cordarrelle Patterson to fill in for Jarius Wright on Sunday

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Cordarrelle Patterson has been the Minnesota Vikings receiving leader through two preseason games with six catches going for 73 yards, accelerating the belief Patterson might be able to help the team early in his rookie season. Patterson has been one of the few offensive highlights in the preseason for Minnesota, but each of his six receptions has come from...
Via Fox Sports North
August 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Cordarrelle Patterson shows flashes in first NFL game

MINNEAPOLIS -- Cordarrelle Patterson got his hands on the football for the first time in an NFL game and saw the crease open and really couldn't believe what he was seeing. Patterson's playmaking ability and talent running the football has been talked about often since the Minnesota Vikings made the bold move to trade four draft picks on the first night of April's NFL...
Via Fox Sports North
August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Cordarrelle Patterson shows flashes in first NFL game

MINNEAPOLIS -- Cordarrelle Patterson got his hands on the football for the first time in an NFL game and saw the crease open and really couldn't believe what he was seeing. Patterson's playmaking ability and talent running the football has been talked about often since the Minnesota Vikings made the bold move to trade four draft picks on the first night of April's NFL...
Via Fox Sports North
August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Fantasy Football Rookie Report: Vikings WR Cordarrelle Patterson

Talent Level: Cordarrelle Patterson was considered to be a potential top 10 pick in the early going of the 2013 draft process. His combination of size and speed and potential as a playmaker has drawn comparisons to the likes of Julio Jones, Dez Bryant, and even "The Playmaker" himself, former Cowboys Hall-of-Famer Michael Irvin.  As the draft drew closer however, teams...
Via Football Nation
July 24, 2013  |  Discuss

The most improved college football teams

Tennessee Volunteers (1-7/5-7) The Vols, in the 2012 season, tried to win games by throwing the football with Tyler Bray. The Volunteers lost quarterback Tyler Bray, wide receivers Cordarrelle Patterson, and Justin Hunter. The past will prove this is a good situation for the Vols.Learn from your past: In 1998, Tennessee won a title with the rushing game of Travis Henry and Jamal...
Via Football Nation
June 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings looking to strike gold in Cordarrelle Patterson!

Moving up into the 1st Round and taking with the 29th overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, the Minnesota Vikings select Cordarrelle Patterson, Wide Receiver, Tennessee. The Vikings traded the farm to the Patriots to move up to snag Tennessee WR Cordarrelle Patterson with the 29th selection overall in the NFL draft. The Vikings surrendered to the Patriots a 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 7th Round...
Via FF Locker Room
April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Patriots trade first-round draft pick

The New England Patriots traded their first-round pick in the NFL draft to the Minnesota Vikings for four picks Thursday night. Coach Bill Belichick shipped the 29th choice for selections in the second, third, fourth and seventh rounds this year. Those are the 52nd, 83rd, 102nd and 229th overall. With the Patriots' pick, the Vikings chose wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson...
Via AP on Fox
April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Vikings make bold move to grab Patterson late in first round

With two first-round picks heading into Thursday's first night of the NFL draft, most analysts expected the Minnesota Vikings would spend one of them on a wide receiver. But when Minnesota went with defense at Nos. 23 and 25 -- taking Florida lineman Sharrif Floyd and Florida State cornerback Xavier Rhodes -- it seemed finding a running mate for newly signed free agent Greg Jennings...
Via Fox Sports North
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Vikings make bold move to grab Patterson late in first round

With two first-round picks heading into Thursday's first night of the NFL draft, most analysts expected the Minnesota Vikings would spend one of them on a wide receiver. But when Minnesota went with defense at Nos. 23 and 25 -- taking Florida lineman Sharrif Floyd and Florida State cornerback Xavier Rhodes -- it seemed finding a running mate for newly signed free agent Greg Jennings...
Via Fox Sports North
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Draft Round 29- New England Patriots

The Vikings acquire a third first round selection in a trade with the New England Patriots.  Honestly, the Pats can afford to sacrifice their first round pick in this draft.  They are perennial contenders and have enough talent on both sides of the ball to carry them a few more seasons. The Vikings select Wide Receiver Cordarrelle Patterson out of Tennessee with this pick, after...
Via MyTeamRivals.com
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Patriots and Vikings Complete 1st Round Trade: 5 Picks Involved

All day, we kept hearing that the Patriots were certainly going to trade out of the first round to gain additional picks in rounds two through seven. The Patriots were offered a trade late in the first round by the Minnesota Vikings, hoping to trade back into the first round to draft a wide reciever. The details of the trade are as follows: New England Recieves: No. 52 (2nd round...
Via CLNS Radio
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Patriots Trade First-Round Pick to Minnesota Vikings for Four Draft Picks

The Patriots were on the clock for all but a few moments before making up their minds on a first-round pick. Except they didn’t take a player. The Patriots traded out of their first-round pick at No. 29 to the Minnesota Vikings in order to pick up more picks later in the draft, With the deal, the Patriots pick up a second (52nd overall), third (83rd), fourth (102nd) and seventh...
Via NESN.com
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss
STYLISH DRAFT DUDS

Suspenders, bow tie for Cordarrelle Patterson

Cordarrelle Patterson was definitely trying to make a fashion statement at the NFL Draft. The former Tennessee wide receiver showed up to Radio City Music Hall wearing about every type of accessory possible. Patterson had his hair up almost in a bun, sunglasses, a Tennessee orange handkerchief, a gold watch, gold bracelets, and a bow tie. But the most confounding part of his outfit...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Final 2013 NFL mock draft

The NFL draft is upon us and the prediction business for this one has been as difficult as it has ever been. Our Top 10 of our NFL mock draft has undergone a huge shift for a variety of different reasons.  Luke Joeckel is now predicted to go number one to the Chiefs. What did not change is the idea that the Jaguars are hungry enough for a quarterback that they will take Geno...
Via Players View
April 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers 2013 Draft: Predicting the Steelers First-Round Board (Part II)

Previously, we discussed the 12 players worthy of being drafted with the No. 17 pick by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 2013 NFL draft. Now let’s look at seven more players the Steelers could take in the first round, but only if they trade down from No. 17. These players come with some questions, so if the Steelers draft them, they’ll need to hedge their bets by acquiring more...
Via SteelerAddicts
April 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers looking for depth, not impact players

The Pittsburgh Steelers don't think they'll find an impact player with the 17th pick in this week's draft. That's fine by general manager Kevin Colbert, who believes it takes any player at least one season to figure out how to play for one of the NFL's marquee franchises. There are plenty of holes to fill in Pittsburgh, which lost a handful of starters to free...
Via AP on Fox
April 23, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Draft: 49ers Looking to Trade up To 13th or 14th

What do you do when you have 13 picks in the current draft and not nearly enough open spaces on the roster to fill with those picks? You trade up for a difference maker of course. Reports coming out prior to this Thursday’s draft are suggesting that 49ers General Manager Trent Baalke is planning on doing just that, all the way up to the 13th or 14th spot as a matter of fact. The...
Via BaySportsNet
April 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Cordarrelle Patterson says he’s like Julio Jones and Percy Harvin

Tennessee Volunteers wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson is ranked as Players View’s number one wide receiver in the 2013 NFL Draft.  His big play ability and solid hands can in the right system, be used to turn him into something special. Before his big day comes on Thursday, Patterson spoke with KCSP in Kansas City to shed some light on where his mind is at. Please click...
Via Players View
April 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Rams put little stock in Wonderlic scores

ST. LOUIS Les Snead and Jim Fisher remember when the Wonderlic Personnel Test was a big deal. Back then, the 50-question exam that's been given to NFL-bound players since the 1970s seemed like the best way to see inside a prospect's head. High scores meant a kid should easily adjust to complexities of the professional game. Low ones signaled trouble. The problem, Snead...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
April 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Rams put little stock in Wonderlic scores

ST. LOUIS Les Snead and Jim Fisher remember when the Wonderlic Personnel Test was a big deal. Back then, the 50-question exam that's been given to NFL-bound players since the 1970s seemed like the best way to see inside a prospect's head. High scores meant a kid should easily adjust to complexities of the professional game. Low ones signaled trouble. The problem, Snead...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
April 22, 2013  |  Discuss

"29. New England Patriots: This is where Tennessee receiver Cordarrelle Patterson comes off my board...."

“29. New England Patriots: This is where Tennessee receiver Cordarrelle Patterson comes off my...
Via Pats Propaganda
April 22, 2013  |  Discuss
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