KURT COLEMAN NEWS

Chiefs sign S Coleman, place LB Mays on injured reserve

  The Kansas City Chiefs signed veteran safety Kurt Coleman on Tuesday and placed linebacker Joe Mays on injured reserve with a designation to return. Coleman made 29 starts and appeared in 59 games over four seasons in Philadelphia, three of those under current Chiefs coach Andy Reid. He was released by the Vikings during the final round of cuts on Saturday after spending the offseason...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs sign Coleman, place Mays on injured reserve

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Chiefs signed veteran safety Kurt Coleman on Tuesday and placed linebacker Joe Mays on injured reserve with a designation to return. Coleman made 29 starts and appeared in 59 games over four seasons in Philadelphia, three of those under current Chiefs coach Andy Reid. He was released by the Vikings during the final round of cuts on Saturday...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Chiefs Signing Veteran S Kurt Coleman

  The Kansas City Chiefs are signing veteran S Kurt Coleman to a contract, according to his agent Blake Baratz. Congratulations to my man @k4coleman on signing with the @KCChiefs. Selfishly wanted him in MN, but great spot, great opportunity. NFL Life! — Blake Baratz (@blakebaratz) September 2, 2014 Coleman, 26, signed a one-year contract worth $900,000 with the Vikings this...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Reviewing the 2014 Vikings 53-Man Roster

Hey! We’re past Labor Day, and that means the summer doldrums are basically over, and all that non-football garbage can go straight to hell. Why? Because this is a GAME WEEK you stupid octopus. You now, by law, officially, all have to stop talking about baseball, NASCAR, hockey, loved ones, or whatever other stupid **** you pretended to care about. The only thing you care about...
Via Purple Jesus Diaries
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Crocker, Coleman, Evans among Vikings cuts

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Minnesota Vikings have cut veteran safeties Chris Crocker and Kurt Coleman and placed Jamarca Sanford on injured reserve, leaving them thin at safety as the season opener approaches. The Vikings announced their final cuts Saturday night to get down to the 53-man roster limit. Sanford has spent five seasons with the Vikings and was a starter for the previous...
Via AP on Fox
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Zimmer hopes exhibition can clear up traffic jam at strong safety

The Vikings have a traffic jam at strong safety. Entering the team's second preseason game Saturday against Arizona at TCF Bank Stadium, the starting job is wide open -- and some players might have as good a chance of winning the spot as they do of being cut. "I think we have a lot of great guys coming in and playing for this position, so it's exciting for me,"...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Coleman starts, shines with interception

Since the start of the Vikings' offseason program, when Robert Blanton got a chance to stake his claim to a starting safety spot with Jamarca Sanford and Andrew Sendejo sitting out with injuries, the Vikings' crowded competition at the position has been significantly affected by who's healthy and who's not. That was true again in the team's exhibition opener...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings Who Need to Make an Impact in 2014 #9 Strong Safety

#9 | Strong Safety Number 9 on the list goes to not just one player but an entire position, Strong Safety. Harrison Smith has been a star for the Vikings secondary for the last couple of years but he’s gotten little to no help next to him. Whether it’s Jamarca Sanford, Robert Blanton, Mistral Raymond, Antone Exum, or Kurt Coleman, someone needs to step up and provide some game...
Via DraftSeason
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings training camp preview: Safeties

  This is the eighth in a series of 13 previews leading up to the Minnesota Vikings' July 25 start of camp. TODAY'S POSITION: SAFETIES Rating (1-to-10 scale): 6 Projected starters: Harrison Smith (third year) and Jamarca Sanford (sixth year) Backups (asterisks indicate players expected to make the roster): Brandan Bishop, *Robert Blanton, *Kurt Coleman, *Antone Exum...
Via Fox Sports North
July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

With Smith back, coaches now working to find safety partner

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- Seeing Harrison Smith roam the middle of the field is a welcome sight for the Minnesota Vikings after Smith's sophomore season was interrupted by a debilitating toe injury. Smith gives coach Mike Zimmer a playmaker in the secondary to build around in Minnesota's new defense. Smith, 25, is a budding star, a first-round draft pick who has demonstrated...
Via Fox Sports North
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

FanChat with Kurt Coleman

  Former Ohio State Buckeye and NFL Safety for the Minnesota Vikings, Kurt Coleman announces he will video chat with his fans in an effort to raise money for his charity, Coleman 4 A Cure. The chat will be on April 23rd at 8pm via video chat platform, Heroes2u. Heroes2u is a platform designed to connect inspirational people with their fans through live video chats, all in an effort...
Via Buckeye Empire
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings sign safety Kurt Coleman

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Vikings have signed former Philadelphia Eagles safety Kurt Coleman. The contract was finalized Thursday. Coleman agreed to the deal Monday after visiting team headquarters last week. The seventh-round draft pick in 2010 out of Ohio State played the last four seasons for the Eagles, starting 29 of the 59 games he played in, though none of those starts...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Kurt Coleman: DeSean Jackson was a ‘good guy’ in locker room

DeSean Jackson has been taking hits from nearly all angles, but at least one former teammate has come to his defense. During an interview on SiriusXM NFL Radio Monday, former Eagles safety Kurt Coleman, who is now with the Minnesota Vikings, defended Jackson and described his former teammate as a “good guy” in the locker […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

I was a secret fan of Kurt Coleman…

I wish I knew how to quit him…. But it’s all over now. Reserve safety and special teams ace Kurt Coleman is no longer an Eagles. Coleman has signed a 1-year deal with the Minnesota Vikings—probably for the league veteran minimum, but nevertheless a fresh start for the 5-11, 195-lb. athlete who was drafted by the Eagles in 2010 in the 7th round out of Ohio State. I always admired...
Via Eagles Eye
April 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings agree to terms with safety Kurt Coleman

Kurt Coleman's visit with the Minnesota Vikings ended last week without him signing a contract. Apparently he'll be returning to Minnesota to finish the paperwork. Coleman, 25, has agreed to terms with the Vikings, his agent, Blake Baratz, tweeted Monday afternoon. "Congrats to my man @k4coleman on getting it done w the @Vikings. 2 for 1 special, contract and a new neighbor...
Via Fox Sports North
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings Make Smart Move in Signing Safety, Kurt Coleman

Alex Trautwig/Getty Images John Miceli (@JohnMiceli15) According to Adam Schefter, the Minnesota Vikings have signed Free Safety, Kurt Coleman who was a former Philadelphia Eagle. He visited the Jets, Colts and Vikings this off-season, and chose the Vikings as his destination. Coleman played a primary role on the Eagles defense in both the 2011 and 2012 seasons, but found himself...
Via TopSportsReport
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Grading the Vikings Signing of Kurt Coleman

Career Stats: 4 Years in league | 221 Tackles | 7 Interceptions | 2 Forced Fumble Coleman joins the Vikings after 4 years with Philly and 29 games started. The former 7th round pick has been and off and on starter for the Eagles and at times shown some promise putting up 4 INTs and 78 tackles in his 2nd year in the league. Last year his time was cut due to the signing of Patrick...
Via DraftSeason
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings Sign Former Eagles Safety Kurt Coleman

Former Eagles S @k4coleman, Kurt Coleman, has agreed to terms w the Vikings. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 14, 2014
Via Purple Jesus Diaries
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Viking Sign Safety Kurt Coleman

The Minnesota Vikings have secured some veteran depth for their secondary.  Adam Schefter is reporting that the Vikings have signed former Eagles safety Kurt Coleman to a deal. Former Eagles S @k4coleman, Kurt Coleman, has agreed to terms w the Vikings. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 14, 2014 The 25-year-old Coleman was a regular in the Eagles’ defensive backfield in...
Via Thacover2
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Eagles Safety Kurt Coleman Agrees To Deal With Vikings

A day after a free agent visit with the Minnesota Vikings, former Eagles safetly Kurt Coleman has reached an agreement with the team, according to ESPN: THIS JUST IN: Former Eagles safety Kurt Coleman has agreed to terms with the Vikings. pic.twitter.com/INmMQStQCO — NFL on ESPN (@ESPNNFL) April 14, 2014 Ben Goessling of ESPN reported yesterday that Coleman had left his meeting...
Via Eagledelphia
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Viking Sign Kurt Coleman

The Minnesota Vikings have secured some veteran depth for their secondary.  Adam Schefter is reporting that the Vikings have signed former Eagles safety Kurt Coleman to a deal. Former Eagles S @k4coleman, Kurt Coleman, has agreed to terms w the Vikings. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 14, 2014 The 25-year-old Coleman was a starter in the Eagles’ defensive backfield in...
Via BlackSportsOnline
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Kurt Coleman Agrees To Terms With Vikings

  ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Vikings have agreed to terms with veteran S Kurt Coleman. Coleman, 25, recently visited with the Vikings, so it appears as though talks progressed quickly over the weekend. He was a seventh-round draft pick of the Eagles back in 2010. Coleman has spent the first four years of his career in Philadelphia, but fell out of favor last season...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Vikings offer Coleman contract, but no deal

The Minnesota Vikings offered former Philadelphia Eagles safety Kurt Coleman a contract after meeting with the free agent on Wednesday and Thursday, according to a league source, but Coleman is still weighing his options. The Vikings confirmed Coleman's free-agent visit on Friday morning, which meant the safety had left the facility without a contract. Coleman had met with...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Kurt Coleman to visit the Indianapolis Colts today

Former 7th round pick by the Philadelphia Eagles, Kurt Coleman is set to visit with the Indianapolis Colts today as was reported by Ian Rapoport yesterday. Coleman was drafted by the Eagles in 2010, when Ryan Grigson was still working in Philadelphia so there are some former connections there. During his first four seasons in the NFL Coleman appeared in 59 games, starting in 29 of...
Via cover32 - Colts
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Free Agent S Kurt Coleman Visitd With Jets

  Howard Balzer of Lockerdome.com reports that free agent S Kurt Coleman recently visited with the Jets. Coleman, 25, was a seventh-round draft pick of the Eagles back in 2010. He has spent the first four years of his career in Philadelphia, but fell out of favor last season. In 2013, he appeared in 15 games for the Eagles and totaled 14 tackles on the season.    
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss
Chiefs News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Heckling fan sues Knicks over ejection

Sparano to step in as Raiders head coach

This weekend in NFL stupid

Kobe chooses Iggy over Swaggy P

Raiders to make a run at Jon Gruden?

Is DeMarco Murray the NFL's best RB?

Ilya Bryzgalov takes photos with fans while on the bench

NFL Awards: Week 4 edition

Michael Phelps arrested for DUI

NFL admits error on Abdullah penalty

Best, worst MLB players in Sept.

College FB coaches, tough career paths

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.