Vikings | Johnson could be part of big nickel defense
Tue, 6 May 2008 08:41:34 -0700

Pat Kirwan, of NFL.com, reports the Minnesota Vikings could feature rookie SS Tyrell Johnson as part of a "big nickel" package, which would feature three safeties: SS Darren Sharper, FS Madieu Williams and Johnson.


Vikings | Team announces training camp dates
Mon, 5 May 2008 21:26:16 -0700

Kevin Seifert, of the Star Tribune, reports the Minnesota Vikings have announced the key dates for their 2008 training camp at Minnesota State. Players will report July 23 with the first practice scheduled for July 25. Camp will break Aug. 15.


Vikings | E. Henderson working at middle and outside linebacker
Sat, 3 May 2008 17:58:06 -0700

Kevin Seifert, of the Star Tribune, reports Minnesota Vikings LB Erin Henderson worked at middle and outside linebacker during the team's minicamp practice Friday, May 3.


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Vikings | Team waives Sartz
Fri, 2 May 2008 15:03:18 -0700

Kevin Seifert, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports the Minnesota Vikings waived LB Dallas Sartz Friday, May 2.


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Vikings | Team waives Filani
Fri, 2 May 2008 15:02:53 -0700

Kevin Seifert, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports the Minnesota Vikings waived WR Joel Filani Friday, May 2.


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Vikings | Korrodi trying out for team
Fri, 2 May 2008 14:52:06 -0700

Kevin Seifert, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports the Minnesota Vikings invited free-agent QB Toby Korrodi (Cardinals) to their rookie minicamp on a tryout basis.


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Vikings | Udeze placed on non-football injury list
Fri, 2 May 2008 14:40:15 -0700

Kevin Seifert, of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, reports Minnesota Vikings DL Kenechi Udeze (illness) was placed on the non-football injury list Friday, May 2, which officially rules him out for the 2008 season. Udeze was placed on the injury list so he can focus on recovering from an acute form of leukemia. Although not required, the Vikings said they will continue to pay Udeze, who is scheduled to make $807,500 this season.