Subscribe to Blog via Email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 11 other subscribers

MN Vikings Tweets

Bleacher Report – Vikings

Now in background, McKinnon focused on being a ‘three phase’ player


EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — If the Vikings should somehow need a replacement again for Adrian Peterson, Jerick McKinnon is steadily working to assure they wouldn’t be without a three-down back.

McKinnon, a third-round pick in 2014, burst onto the scene with a 55-yard run in Week 4 that ultimately led to his first NFL start by Week 6. In college, McKinnon did a little bit of everything as a running back and triple-option quarterback at Georgia Southern. That experience translated well to the NFL, where he looked comfortable with the ball in his hands, averaging 4.9 yards per touch….

Source:: 1500 ESPN Sportswire

Leave a Reply

You can use these HTML tags

<a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>