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Vikings Who Need to Make an Impact in 2014 | #10 Jarius Wright

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Vikings Who Need to Make an Impact in 2014 | #10 Jarius Wright

#10 | Jarius Wright Number 10 on the list goes to wide receiver Jarius Wright. Wright came out strong during his rookie year in 2012 and many expected him to take an even bigger leap in 2013. Unfortunately he ended up only putting up 26 receptions for 3 TDs. The Arkansas product should be in position to battle with Jerome Simpson for the 3rd receiver on the depth chart (behind Jennings/Patters0n). Why Jarius Wright’s Performance is so Important Wright is still only 24 years old and will be entering the most important year in his young NFL...

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Deantre Lewis Interview | Running Back, Arizona St.

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Deantre Lewis Interview | Running Back, Arizona St.

DraftSeason: Deantre, you have had a roller coaster of a ride so far at ASU, entering your Senior year what is your #1 personal goal on the football field? Deantre Lewis: My #1 personal goal on the football field is to be the best player in the country. Nobody plays the game unless you’re trying to be the best. DraftSeason: ASU has had the luxury of having some solid running backs during your tenure as a Sun Devil, do you feel this has helped or hurt your development as a feature back? Deantre Lewis: I believe it has helped me because I was...

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Early Breakdown of the Vikings Tight End Depth Chart

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Early Breakdown of the Vikings Tight End Depth Chart

Below we breakdown each tight end on the current Minnesota Vikings roster. While Rudolph and Ellison are locks to make the team it will be an all-out battle among the other 3. Viking fans shouldn’t take the battle lightly, this will be a very important position in 2014, regardless of who the quarterback is they will be looking at their tight ends early and often in 2014. Kyle Rudolph Rudolph enters a contract year in 2014 and hopes to return to his 2012 Pro-Bowl form after missing 8 games in 2013 with a broken foot. The 4th year tight...

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Random Draft Grade A Day – 2010 New England Patriots

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Random Draft Grade A Day – 2010 New England Patriots

During this slow time between now and the start of the NFL season, I will drop in from time to time and grade a randon team’s draft from a random year using my draft grade a day scale.   All classes will be at least three years old, and will be from no earlier than 2005. POINTS SCALE Round 1: 0-5 Round 2: 0-4 Round 3: 0-3 Round 4: 0-2 Round 5: 0-1 Round 6 & 7: Same system as undrafted. Points only awarded if player was productive, no scale. 2010 NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS Round 1 - Devin McCourty CB, Rutgers Analysis - The Patriots moved...

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Interview with Vikings Defensive End Jake Snyder

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Interview with Vikings Defensive End Jake Snyder

Vikings rookie defensive end has taken time out of his busy offseason schedule to answer some quick questions about his upcoming year with the Minnesota Vikings. Snyder was signed as an undrafted free agent from the University of Virginia. Synder appeared in 49 games during 4 years at Virginia, notching 149 tackles, 5 sacks, 17.5 TFLs and 11 passes defensed and served as a team captain for the Cavaliers. DraftSeason: You come to the Vikings with plenty of experience starting almost your entire career at Virginia, what do you feel you bring to...

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Interview with Vikings Wide Receiver Donte Foster

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Interview with Vikings Wide Receiver Donte Foster

Vikings rookie wide receiver Donte Foster takes time out of his busy schedule to answer some quick questions about his time so far in the NFL and what is to come. Foster was signed as an undrafted free agent from the University of Ohio. The 6’1 receiver left his mark at Ohio finishing his career as one of the best receivers to ever wear the green and white. DraftSeason: What was one of the bigger reasons you chose to sign with the Vikings following the 2014 NFL Draft? Donte Foster: I chose the Vikings because I felt like I could help...

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A Way to Early Look at Projecting the Minnesota Vikings 53 Man Roster

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A Way to Early Look at Projecting the Minnesota Vikings 53 Man Roster

It is the beginning of July and the 2014 Minnesota Vikings have yet to even stop on the field in Mankato, so what better time to ridiculously predict the Vikings 2014 53 man roster. While many of these predictions are just gut feelings off of past performance and speculation we’ll get to see the real deal come end of August. Stay tuned for more predictions throughout the training camp festivities. Offense Projections Quarterback (2) Matt Cassel, Teddy Bridgewater Notes: It’s becoming more and more popular to carry only 2...

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Lups 2015 NFL Mock Premature Mockulation

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Lups 2015 NFL Mock Premature Mockulation

The time has come to finally toss together my first 2015 NFL Mock of the year. As the title of this article states, it is extremely premature but is full of mockulation. My first projections of the year offer a total of 5 quarterbacks in round 1 and is extra heavy on the Florida St. prospects. Soak all of the 1st round in here.  8. Washington Redskins – Shilique Calhoun DE, Michigan St. The Redskins could use some help on the defensive line and Calhoun is so good he won Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year as a sophomore. View Entire Mock...

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Nick Hill Interview | Running Back, Michigan St.

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Nick Hill Interview | Running Back, Michigan St.

DraftSeason: What is your number 1 personal goal for your final year at MSU? Nick Hill: To rush for at least 1,000 yards and be in the playoffs at the end of the season. At the end of the season my goal is to be one of the top running backs in the BigTen. DraftSeason: It feels like every time you touch the ball you play is it could be your last, what fuels the drive that you show when you are on the football field? Nick Hill: What fuels and drives me is to prove people wrong. DraftSeason: What do you feel is your greatest strength AND...

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Titus Davis Interview | Wide Receiver, Central Michigan

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Titus Davis Interview | Wide Receiver, Central Michigan

DraftSeason: What is your number 1 personal goal on the football field for the upcoming season? Titus Davis: Leading the team to a MAC championship DraftSeason: In 2013 you were named to the All-Mac team and were team MVP, how close were you to declaring for the 2014 NFL Draft? Titus Davis: Not close, I knew there was still work to be done on the field and I wanted to finish my schooling DraftSeason: You offer many qualities you would want in a top receiver, what would you say is your greatest strength as a receiver? Titus Davis: I feel as...

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