For all that has gone right for the Minnesota Vikings in the thick of their first two games, their defense has revealed a crucial flaw in those critical closing moments that determine success in the NFL.
September 17, 2012
E.J. Henderson appears to be back on teams' radars because of a shift in his philosophy. Plus, one quarterback could be close to an extension, WR Josh Gordon gets paid, and DE Luis Castillo is still recovering from injury.
The Vikings could be looking for two starting linebackers in free agency if both E.J. and Erin Henderson don't come to terms with the team before Tuesday afternoon. However, there are several scheduled free-agent linebackers on the outside who could fit the Vikings' bill.
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier doesn't sound like he's completely ready to write off players like Cedric Griffin or Steve Hutchinson, or even some of the Vikings' free agents.
February 24, 2012
E.J. Henderson is scheduled to be a free agent after nine years with the Vikings, but he'd like to extend his time in Minnesota.
December 31, 2011
Linebackers E.J. and Erin Henderson are both scheduled to be free agents after the season. They talked about their free-agent desires and where things stand with the Vikings.
December 22, 2011