Vikings' Newman Named NFC Defensive Player Of The WeekFor the second week in a row, a Minnesota Vikings player has been named the NFC defensive player of the week. Vikings cornerback Terence Newman was honored for his performance in the Vikings' 30-14 win over the Oakland Raiders last weekend.
Vikings' Joseph Named NFC Defensive Player Of The WeekThe Minnesota Vikings can add another player honor to their tally this year: Defensive tackle Linval Joseph has been named the NFC Defensive Player of the Week. \
Vikings' DT Joseph Ready To Return From Bullet Wound Minnesota Vikings defensive tackle Linval Joseph is on track to play in the season opener, less than a month after he was shot in the leg. Joseph spoke publicly Tuesday for the first time since a stray bullet during an Aug. 9 nightclub disturbance struck him in the left calf.
Seattle Finalizes Signing Of Fmr. Viking DT Kevin Williams The Seattle Seahawks have finalized their signing of veteran defensive tackle Kevin Williams and added running back Demitrius Bronson to their roster ahead of this week's minicamp.
Vikings Rookie DT Thrust Into Big Role For OpenerReady or not, here it comes for Minnesota Vikings rookie defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd. Kevin Williams' right knee injury will keep him out of the season opener against the Detroit Lions on Sunday. That means Floyd will be thrust into a prominent role in the middle of the Vikings defense.
Frazier: DT Williams 'Fortunate' He Didn't Suffer Ligament InjuryMinnesota Vikings Head Coach Leslie Frazier says defensive tackle Kevin Williams is fortunate that there was no injury to any of his ligaments after a hard hit to his right knee in Sunday's game.
Fmr. Gopher White Trying To Supplement Vikes' DE PositionFormer Gopher Stylez White, formally known as Greg White, is trying to make his new name known as a backup on the Vikings' defensive line.
Kevin Williams Named To NFC Pro Bowl Team Vikings defensive tackle Kevin Williams has been named to the NFC Pro Bowl team, the team announced Friday.