Massive rookie Travis Bond getting look as Vikings seek swing tackle | 1500 ESPN Twin Cities ? Minnesota Sports News & Opinion (Twins, Vikings, Wolves, Wild, Gophers) | Sportswire: Minnesota Vikings


The Minnesota Vikings are giving Travis Bond plenty of opportunities to show he can be their "swing" tackle as a rookie.When Phil Loadholt or Matt Kalil has needed a break in the team's two open organized team activity practices, it's been Bond -- the seventh-round draft pick (214th overall) from North Carolina -- who has gotten the call into the first-team huddle.