Jimmy Kennedy suspended by NFL for four games

New York Giants veteran defensive tackle Jimmy Kennedy has been suspended for four games for violating the NFL performance-enhancing drug policy, according to a league source. It's unclear what substance Kennedy took to trigger the punishment from the league.
October 10, 2011

Vikings release Madieu Williams, DT Kennedy

Only minutes after the waiver period for 2011 started in the NFL, the Vikings released former starting safety Madieu Williams, along with backup defensive tackle Jimmy Kennedy and practice squad receiver Freddie Brown.
July 28, 2011

Kennedy will miss ‘brothers,' praises Vikings

Vikings defensive tackle Jimmy Kennedy tweeted Tuesday that he is being released, but during a candid phone interview less than two hours later he praised his Vikings coaches and teammates. See what Kennedy had to say about his injury struggles, his release, his teammates and what he learned with the Vikings.
July 26, 2011

True draft intentions often sealed

The Vikings' workouts and visits have started to become public, and just like interviews at the NFL Scouting Combine, Senior Bowl or pro days, it's hard to tell how much it really means.
March 19, 2011

Notebook: Injured Vikings on their way back

Several Vikings are making progress rehabilitating their injuries. See what they had to say about them and get updated rankings.
September 14, 2010

Kennedy getting a nose for the nose

Jimmy Kennedy is entering his eighth NFL season, but he's playing behind a 14-year veteran in Pat Williams and learning all he can from the Pro Bowl player in front of him. Kennedy talked about his progression in the defense, learning from Williams and what might lie ahead.
July 21, 2010