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Everson Griffen reveals name of son born on Thanksgiving

Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen finally has revealed the name of the son born on Thanksgiving, a birth that received nationwide attention after he creatively asked for help in naming him.After notching his first of two Thanksgiving Day sacks by taking down Matthew Stafford in a 30-23 victory over the Detroit Lions, Griffen lifted up his jersey to showcase the message...
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November 28, 2017  |  Discuss

Everson Griffen watched son's birth on FaceTime

Everson Griffen picked up two sacks and drew national attention during Thursday’s victory over the Detroit Lions, but the story doesn’t end there.According to ESPN’s Courtney Cronin, the Minnesota Vikings defensive end said he watched his son’s birth on FaceTime before the game.“Seven pounds, 2 ounces, born right before the game, so I was doing my warm-up watching the birth on FaceTime...
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November 24, 2017  |  Discuss

Everson Griffen asks for help naming son after sack

Everson Griffen asked for the help of football fans everywhere with an important task.The Minnesota Vikings defensive end sacked Matthew Stafford during the second quarter of Thursday’s game. Afterwards, he lifted up his jersey to reveal a message on his T-shirt. “I just had a baby boy. What should we name him?” the message said.Griffen’s wife gave birth to the couple’s third boy...
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November 23, 2017  |  Discuss

Vikings' Griffen: ‘This is the best team I’ve ever been a part of’

Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen starred for three seasons under Pete Carroll with the USC Trojans. He saw that Southern California program win two Rose Bowls in convincing fashion and consistently contend for a national title during his tenure with the Trojans.Despite this, Griffen, now in his eighth NFL season, believes this year’s version of the Vikings is the best...
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October 30, 2017  |  Discuss

Everson Griffen plays game with misspelled name on jersey

The Minnesota Vikings had a rough time with Everson Griffen’s uniform on Sunday. Yes, Griffen’s last name isn’t spelled the conventional way, but it’s still no excuse for what the Vikings’ defensive end stepped onto the field wearing on Sunday. Everson Griffen's last name is misspelled on his jersey. #cmonman @ESPNMondayNight — Brandon Warne (@Brandon_Warne...
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October 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Vikings Who Need To Make An Impact In 2014 | No. 2 Everson Griffen

#2 | Everson Griffen Number 2 on the list goes to defensive end Everson Griffen. Griffen came off a breakout 2012 season and was expected to be even better in 2013.  While his numbers weren’t as good, he still managed 5.5 sacks, and earned himself a nice new long term deal with the team.  Griffen enters his first season as a starting defensive end, and will be counted on to provide...
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August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Vikings: #1 player to watch at training camp

This off season, the Minnesota Vikings have added a lot to their roster, from signing free agent defensive players (like cornerback Captain Munnerlyn, and nose tackle Linval Joseph) to drafting a rookie quarterback in the first round. There are a lot of players that everyone will have their eyes on during training camp, with good reason of course. However, there is one player that...
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

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