As the Vikings' overall roster improves, the competition for roster spots gets more heated. Here are eight Vikings veterans who could be playing for their NFL lives on Friday night.
September 4, 2009
The Vikings are left to look toward their reserves and possibly sign some free agents after the suspensions of Pat and Kevin Williams were upheld. In the NFL, it's the next man up.
December 3, 2008
A Labor Day roundup of news, analysis and observations a week before the Vikings' regular-season opener against the Green Bay Packers.
September 1, 2008
Jared Allen registered his first two sacks as a Viking, even if it is only preseason. Plus, find out who else had the big plays on defense, offense and special teams, along with some notable final figures from the Vikings' 23-15 win.
August 16, 2008
The Vikings haven't suffered any serious, season-ending camp injuries, but the defensive ends are starting to thin. Get more on that situation and a few notes from a relaxed Wednesday afternoon practice.
Otis Grigsby is still trying to make a long-term mark in the NFL, but the defensive end has certainly played alongside some of the best at his position in today's game. See what he has to say about learning from the likes of Jared Allen, Julius Peppers and Jason Taylor.
In need of depth at defensive end with the suspension of Ray Edwards, the Vikings have signed Otis Grigsby off the Carolina Panthers' practice squad to fill the roster spot.
December 6, 2007