The Giants defensive backfield was one of the critical areas that needed to be addressed in the offseason. They made Aaron Ross their first-round pick and there are three other new members of the secondary. Was it enough?
September 6, 2007
The shape of New York's opening-night roster is still an ongoing process.
September 3, 2007
The Vikings took a risk by releasing Tyler Thigpen in hopes of re-signing him to the practice squad. The Chiefs killed that hope by claiming Thigpen. Life goes on for the Vikings, however, as they began filling out their practice squad.
September 2, 2007
Gone is high-priced free agent Fred Smoot from the team, and yet as long as everyone is healthy the Vikings are clearly stronger at the cornerback position than they've been in many years. Take a look at who we see as the top five at the position heading into the team's preseason opener against the Rams…
New defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier brings his own personality to the Vikings, but he also brings something everyone in Minnesota wants...a pair of Super Bowl rings, one as a player and one as a coach.
The Vikings have been doing a good job of getting different players working with the first teams and getting film on them. Plus, get more observations from Wednesday's practice.
Before he left to work on NFL Europa telecasts this weekend, Vikings safety Darren Sharper took time to address several situations in the defensive backfield with the poignancy that only Sharper brings.
Cornerback Dovonte Edwards never had the chance in 2006 to build on his rookie season because of a broken arm, but he's back in action with a significant role in practices this week. See what Edwards had to say about the situation.