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Vikings place rookie Zach Line on IR, free up spot for Felton

By akrammer@1500espn.com

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Undrafted rookie fullback Zach Line’s dream came to an abrupt end on Monday when he was placed on injured reserve.

Pro Bowl fullback Jerome Felton returned from a three-game suspension and the team needed to make room on the roster before he can practice.

Line was the only […]

Felton returns from suspension, Vikings still need to make a cut

By akrammer@1500espn.com

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Minnesota Vikings fullback Jerome Felton watched the first two road losses alone as he served his three-game suspension from a DUI arrest two summers ago.

On Monday, Felton returned to the team and is eligible to practice and play after being sidelined since Aug. 31. He’ll take the […]

Browns announce that third-string QB Brian Hoyer will start Sunday

By dwetmore@1500espn.com

The Vikings started the season 0-2 and may have been in need of a pick-me-up.

They got it Wednesday, with the announcement that Browns starting quarterback Brandon Weeden will not start Sunday’s game due to injury. And Jason Campbell, the Browns’ listed backup, has been leap-frogged by third-string signal caller Brian Hoyer.

 

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Report: Ndamukong Suh will escape suspension for illegal block

By anonymous@1500espn.com

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh will be fined but escape suspension from the NFL for his illegal block on Minnesota Vikings center John Sullivan on Sunday, according to ESPN.

Suh was penalized when he undercut Sullivan as he was chasing the ball after an interception by Lions linebacker DeAndre Levy during Detroit’s […]

Report: Suh unlikely to be suspended

By Mike Florio

As the football-following world waits to see what the NFL will do about Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh’s most recent dirty play, it makes sense to give credence to any reporting done by the media company owned and operated by the NFL.

Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports that it’s unlikely that […]

Zulgad: In the end, Vikings' decisions weren't all that difficult

by Judd Zulgad 1500ESPN.com

A few thoughts on a busy day on the local sports scene:

Sifting through the Minnesota Vikings’ 19 roster cuts on Saturday, one thought came to mind: There were several NFL teams that had to make far more difficult decisions.

Yes, the Vikings jettisoned five players whom they had drafted, including […]

DAY 15 TRAINING CAMP NOTES: NFPLA Visits Mankato, Will Adrian Play And Much More…

 

Photo – Aj Mansour (KFAN)

By: Aj Mansour | KFAN.com @AjKFAN

Mankato, MN – Training Camp 2013 is officially in the books and another season of Mankato shenanigans is now behind us. All-in-all a pretty boring camp for the Minnesota Vikings. There were no glaring injuries, no allergic reactions, no big fights […]

Vikings receiver Jerome Simpson healthy, appreciative of second chance

MANKATO, Minn. — First came the 15-day jail sentence from a guilty plea on felony drug charges, then a three-game suspension from the NFL and when he finally got onto a football field, Jerome Simpson woke up after his Sept. 30 debut against Detroit to numbness in his left foot caused by a back injury.

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