Giants sign former Rutgers FB Ryan D'Imperio

With fullback Henry Hynoski's return for the New York Giants regular season opener in question, Big Blue inked a former Garden State great to shore up its offensive backfield.
July 26, 2013

Notebook: More snaps for E.J. again?

E.J. Henderson was limited at practice, but that was a step up from last week. He could return to his previous, more extensive role. Plus, the Vikings could return to using a full-time fullback, Leslie Frazier wants a more aggressive approach out of his quarterback and a few other QB notes.
October 5, 2011

Scout's Notebook: FB Ryan D'Imperio

The Vikings are trying to convert Ryan D'Imperio from a college linebacker to an NFL fullback in training camp this summer. Here's a closer look at his background, the measurables, the statistics and an in-depth scouting report.
June 28, 2010

Contract puts focus on football for fullback

Rookie Ryan D'Imperio was the last Viking drafted and the first Vikings draft pick to sign a contract. With his contract providing incentives, D'Imperio can now focus on football and the transition to fullback, which he talked about during organized team activities.
May 25, 2010

Lurtsema's Reaction: Reviewing the OTA

A couple of intriguing Vikings draft picks were making position switches or switching back to their college positions. What did former defensive lineman Bob Lurtsema think of their performances? See his thoughts inside.
May 23, 2010

D'Imperio making the difficult transition

As a seventh-round draft choice, Ryan D'Imperio faced imposing odds no matter where he ended up. Now he's on a veteran roster and trying to make the position switch from linebacker to fullback. Find out how the rookie is approaching the challenge and what he says about it.
May 4, 2010

Half the picks could scramble to make team

After filling some needs and finding value with the first four picks, the Vikings appeared to go in a different direction for their final four selections. They started looking at special-teams players and projects who will switch positions.
April 26, 2010