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Vikings Announce Practice Squad

Vikings have announced their eight-man practice squad. Quite surprisingly, both John David Booty and Ian Johnson made it through waivers. Although it is possible that the team may tweak this list a bit as players become available from other teams, here is the complete current list as of 11:00 am on Monday. S – Colt […]

Vikings sign Booty to practice squad

The Minnesota Vikings have somehow managed to slip quarterback John David Booty through waivers and sign him to the practice squad along with seven other players. The Vikings announced the practice squad on Sunday. The others are running back Ian Johnson, tight end Garrett Mills, offensive tackles Chris Clark and Drew Radovich, receiver Nick Moore, […]

Vikings Release QB John David Booty

It’s cut down day, and the Vikings have reportedly pulled the plug on QB John David Booty: Jason La Canfora of NFL Network is reporting via twitter that the Vikings have waived John David Booty. We’re trying to confirm it. This does not come as a surprise given what happened in Friday’s loss to the […]

A Case Made For Jackson

I recently took another look at my predictions for the Vikings final roster.  I had a couple of minor changes to who I thought would make the cut, but the biggest one was that I am now predicting that Tarvaris Jackson makes the cut over John David Booty. There are a couple of reasons for this. […]

Booty Looking to Challange for Back-Up Role

In just his second-year out of USC, John David Booty isn’t just settling into the role No. 3 quarterback. He has come into camp in terrific physical shape and has looked relatively indistinguishable when compared Jackson and Rosenfels. Childress has made it clear that Rosenfels and Jackson were competing for the starting job, yet there […]

Booty Waits in the Wings at Quarterback

When writing about sports, there are a lot of unknowns, a lot of projections that aren’t really worthwhile. For some people involved with actual sports teams, this is their job; to anticipate who will most likely do what, and to what extent, and then get them on your team. That’s how you draft players, sign […]

QB Booty Waits in Wings for His Chance to Lead

From: Star Tribune While there is a lot of discussion about who might be the 2009 Vikings quarterback, little has been said about third-stringer John David Booty, who led the Trojans to two Rose Bowls and was the only one to captain the team twice. His former coach, Pete Carroll, who was an NFL head […]

Starters Won’t Play In Dallas Game

The starters will be on the bench when the Vikings face the Cowboys in Dallas tomorrow.  Coach Brad Childress also says backup quarterback Gus Frerotte will sit, leaving Brooks Bollinger and rookie John David Booty as the options for the position.  It figures to be a big night for Bollinger and Booty, who are competing […]

Vikings Sign Three Remaning Draft Picks

The Vikings signed their remaining three draft picks, including their top choice, safety Tyrell Johnson. Along with Johnson, a second-rounder, fifth-round selection quarterback John David Booty and sixth-round selection center John Sullivan also signed. Out of Arkansas State, Johnson was named Sun Belt Conference Defensive Player of the Year last season while earning first-team All-Sun […]

Vikings Get DB Johnson; QB Booty with First Two Picks

With no first round picks after the Jared Allen deal, the Vikings Sunday started their version of the draft with taking DB Tyrell Johnson from Arkansas St., and then grabbed QB John David Booty from USC with their first fifth-round pick.  Johnson is 6-0, 184 pounds, and finished his college career with 363 tackles, a […]