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Posts Tagged ‘Everson Griffen’

Vikings DE Everson Griffen Expected to Be Ready to Take the Field Sunday Against Saints

Everson Griffen is expected to be active and play on Sunday after being away from the Vikings for the last five weeks, ESPN reports. According to the Vikings’ team website, Griffen is slated to make his return to the lineup against the New Orleans Saints after practicing in full from Wednesday to Friday. The Pro […]

Vikings and DE Everson Griffen Close to Inking a Four-Year Deal

The Vikings and the defensive end Everson Griffen are finalizing a “massive” four-year extension to keep him in Minnesota for the rest of his career, Ian Rapport of NFL Network reports via Kevin Patra of It’s the second big deal for the former fourth-round pick out of USC, who signed a five-year, $42.5 million […]

Vikings Fall In Final Seconds To Bills in Buffalo 17-16

The Vikings seemed to have it all going their way, but then as good as they played on defense in the first three and a half quarters, their defense fell flat in the final seconds as the Bills topped the Vikings 17-16 in Buffalo. Kyle Orton broke the Vikings hearts, as he completed a 2-yard […]

Inactives Are In

The Vikings inactives are:  Joe Webb (3rd QB), Hank Baskett, Lito Sheppard, Albert Young, Husain Abdullah, Erin Henderson, Chris DeGeare, and Fred Evans. Tyrell Johnson will get the start at strong safety, John Sullivan will start at center, and rookie Everson Griffen will make his NFL debut. I’m a little surprised that Erin Henderson isn’t active, […]

Webb And DeGeare Get It Done

Joe Webb was the final player of the sixth round to sign a contract.  Chris DeGeare was the final player of the fifth round to sign a contract. Webb’s contract is reportedly for four years and worth $1.882 million with a signing bonus of $92,515.  Chris DEGeare’s financial terms are not yet known. Regardless, both […]

Another Rookie Signs

Most of the draftnik community was surprised to see defensive end Everson Griffen still available when the Vikings had the second pick of the fourth round. Whether or not the Vikings were surprised is not really known, but what is known is that they liked him enough to take him at that spot. According to […]

New Writer Talks About Gaming

[Note from Adam:  For the third time this week, I would like to introduce you all to another new writer joining our team here at Vikings Gab.  Graham Bennett will surely bring some unique takes on the Vikings and all other things football.  I am excited to see what he can bring to the table.  […]

Coach B gives you the skinny of the Vikings draft selections

Time to open the package and break down what the Vikings got on draft day.   Round 2 – Pick 2 – Chris Cook – CB – Virginia – The Vikings were getting ready to select Kyle Wilson until the Jets crashed their party by selecting him. So instead, they traded down and took Cook […]

Is Ray Edwards Worth It?

Much attention has been given to the reports that Vikings starting left end Ray Edwards will not be signing his RFA tender until the last second, and thus will be skipping a number of offseason activities including the mandatory minicamp. It is fully his right to skip these events hardly anybody blames him.  As everybody […]

Welcome To The Big Show: Everson Griffen

[EDITOR’S NOTE:  Over the next few weeks, we will be unveiling some in-depth articles that allow you to better know the newest Vikings draft class and undrafted free agents.  These articles are not intended to be “fluff pieces” like you will find elsewhere, but rather a comprehensive look at each of them as a person […]