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Ryan Cook Likely To Start

On Saturday, Brad Childress said that John Sullivan continued to rehab his calf injury and is making progress.  Childress also said that Sullivan would likely make the trip to New York with the team, but it sounds doubtful that he’ll be able to play. “He’s pushing through some stuff here,” Childress said. “I think we’re […]

Cook Sits While Others Get Back To It

BREAKING NEWS:  The Vikings will play football this week. I know, I know, I’m just as guilty as everyone else when it comes to covering Randy Moss 99.9% of the time this week.  However, we can’t forget that there is a game to be played on Monday Night and that there are 52 other guys […]

Sullivan and Shiancoe both miss practice

Two starters for the Vikings were not on the practice field today for the Vikings according to the Pioneer Press, that being TE Visanthe Shiancoe and center John Sullivan: Every player returned safely from the bye week in time for Monday’s morning practice session, but two starters were not in pads. Tight end Visanthe Shiancoe […]

Will Cook Be Competition For Sullivan?

I am not a big fan of starting center John Sullivan’s level of play, but I have to admit I was wishing for him to re-enter the lineup after injuring his leg early in Sunday’s game.  I was wishing for his return, because the very next play featured his replacement, Ryan Cook, getting beat bad […]

Percy Has A Bruised Hip

One of the Vikings four receivers, Percy Harvin, was unable to practice on Thursday due to a bruised hip. When Brad Childress appeared on KFAN Radio, there seemed to be confidence that Harvin would be good to go for Sunday’s game. Cornerbacks Cedric Griffin (knee) and Chris Cook (knee), defensive tackle Jimmy Kennedy (knee) and […]

Harvin Is A Surprise Addition To Injury Report

For the most part, the Vikings seem to be getting healthier.  I was surprised, however, when I saw receiver Percy Harvin on the report with a hip issue.  Here is the Vikings full injury report:  Limited participants included Harvin (hip), CBs Chris Cook (knee) and Cedric Griffin (knee), DT Jimmy Kennedy (knee), and left tackle […]

Is It Time For Hartwig To Come Home?

Heads are beginning to roll as teams need to get down to 53 players by Saturday evening. One guy that has been allowed to seek a trade is Steelers center Justin Hartwig.  Hartwig, age 31, weighs in at 312 pounds on a 6’ 5” frame.  He has 95 career starts and has appeared in every […]

Rising And Falling: Offensive Line

RISER Chris DeGeare As long as Steve Hutchinson doesn’t have a major injury to worry about, then Chris DeGeare spending time at left guard with the starting offense can be regarded as a positive sign. The fifth round draft pick, DeGeare, has been quietly impressing the coaching staff and the fact that he was chosen […]

Injury Updates: Harvin, Griffin, Peterson, Sullivan, & Henderson

The list of injury updates got a bit longer today, but don’t worry, there was nothing majorly negative that happened today. The biggest scare came when Percy Harvin was carted off the field in the morning practice.  He was able to practice in the evening and did not looked to be slowed up at all.  […]

Article Of Interest: John Sullivan

This is the time of year (training camp) when multiple fluff stories can be expected every day about little known players and how interesting of a story they have and how they are looking to beat the odds by making the roster.  You get to the end of those articles and realize that you have […]