Everson Griffen to return to Vikings Wednesday

Eagan, Minn. (October 23, 2018) – Minnesota Vikings DE Everson Griffen will resume team activities tomorrow, Wednesday, October 24. “We have been in communication with Everson’s medical professionals throughout this process and have relied on his recommendations regarding the appropriate next steps for Everson” said Vikings general manager Rick Spielman. “We are excited to welcome Everson back to the Vikings and to see him around teammates, coaches, and staff – people who care deeply about his well-being. Our focus will continue to be on providing an on-going support system for Everson and his family.” “Being around my teammates and coaches … Continue reading Everson Griffen to return to Vikings Wednesday

Vikings send Carlson packing after 0 for 3 day in Green Bay

The Minnesota Vikings pulled the pin on rookie kicker Daniel Carlson Monday afternoon after the rookie kicker missed all three of his field goal attempts in Sunday’s 29-29 tie with Green Bay. The last of his misses was a 35 yard attempt that went wide right as time expired and would have won the game. The Vikings have signed former Dallas Cowboys kicker Dan Bailey to replace Carlson. Bailey, who is an 8 year veteran, was cut by the Cowboys at the end of the pre-season in a cost-cutting measure. photos by Robin Alam Continue reading Vikings send Carlson packing after 0 for 3 day in Green Bay