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Jerome Felton

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Vikings | Jerome Felton restructures deal

Sat, 15 Mar 2014 10:18:33 -0700

Minnesota Vikings FB Jerome Felton has agreed to restructure his contract, which will take his 2014 salary from $2 million to $1.5 million. Felton will also be allowed to void his contract after the Super Bowl next season.

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Vikings | Unlikely to keep Toby Gerhart

Sat, 08 Mar 2014 16:33:48 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings are not expected to be able to re-sign impending free-agent RB Toby Gerhart, and FB Jerome Felton offered his feelings on the matter. "Probably pretty low," Felton said about the chances Gerhart returns. "Just having playing behind (RB Adrian Peterson), I assume he wants to go somewhere where he can get more touches."

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Vikings | Friday injury report for Week 17

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 12:27:51 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Audie Cole (ankle) has been ruled out for Week 17. DT Letroy Guion (quadriceps) is listed as doubtful. CB Shaun Prater (ankle) and CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle) are listed as questionable. FB Jerome Felton (knee), OG Brandon Fusco (knee), DT Fred Evans (knee), LB Larry Dean (knee), CB Chris Cook (knee), CB Marcus Sherels (shoulder) and FS Harrison Smith (foot, groin) are listed as probable. Guion and Cole did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 27. Evans, Prater and Rhodes were limited during practice while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Vikings | Thursday practice report for Week 17

Thu, 26 Dec 2013 15:00:35 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Audie Cole (ankle), RB Toby Gerhart (hamstring), DT Letroy Guion (quadriceps), OG Charlie Johnson (non-injury) and CB Shaun Prater (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 26. RB Matt Asiata (ankle), CB Chris Cook (knee), LB Larry Dean (knee), DT Fred Evans (knee), CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle) and S Harrison Smith (foot, groin) were limited. RB Jerome Felton (knee), OG Brandon Fusco (knee) and CB Marcus Sherels (shoulder) practiced in full.

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Vikings | Wednesday's Week 17 practice report

Wed, 25 Dec 2013 18:22:53 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Audie Cole (ankle), LB Larry Dean (knee), DT Fred Evans (knee), RB Toby Gerhart (hamstring), DT Letroy Guion (quadriceps), CB Shaun Prater (ankle) and SS Harrison Smith (foot, groin) each did not participate in practice Wednesday, Dec. 25. RB Matt Asiata (ankle), CB Chris Cook (knee), FB Jerome Felton (knee), OG Brandon Fusco (knee) and CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle) were limited participants, while CB Marcus Sherels (shoulder) was listed having practiced fully.

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Vikings | Adrian Peterson, Toby Gerhart to sit out

Wed, 11 Dec 2013 10:29:42 -0800

Minnesota Vikings RBs Adrian Peterson (foot) and Toby Gerhart (hamstring) will not practice Wednesday, Dec. 11, but the team hopes they can return by Friday, Dec. 13. If neither running back can play in Week 15 against the Philadelphia Eagles, they'll be forced to start RB Matt Asiata. RB Jerome Felton would be another option in the backfield.

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Vikings | Friday injury report for Week 11

Fri, 15 Nov 2013 15:06:43 -0800

Minnesota Vikings DT Letroy Guion (chest) and TE Kyle Rudolph (foot) have been ruled out for Week 11. RB Matt Asiata (shoulder) is doubtful. TE Rhett Ellison (ankle) and DT Fred Evans (knee) are questionable. CB Chris Cook (hamstring), RB Jerome Felton (back), LB Chad Greenway (wrist), LB Erin Henderson (illness), OG Charlie Johnson (elbow, toe), OT Phil Loadholt (concussion) and S Jamarca Sanford (groin) are probable. Guion and Rudolph did not practice Friday, Nov. 15. Asiata, Ellison, Evans and Johnson were limited. Cook, Felton, Greenway, Henderson, Loadholt and Sanford practiced in full.

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Vikings | Thursday practice report for Week 11

Thu, 14 Nov 2013 16:21:52 -0800

Minnesota Vikings TE Kyle Rudolph (foot) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 14. RB Matt Asiata (shoulder), TE Rhett Ellison (ankle), OG Charlie Johnson (elbow, toe), DT Fred Evans (knee) and DT Letroy Guion (chest) were limited during practice. FB Jerome Felton (back), OT Phil Loadholt (concussion), LB Chad Greenway (wrist), LB Erin Henderson (illness), CB Chris Cook (hamstring) and SS Jamarca Sanford (groin) fully participated in practice.

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Vikings | Wednesday practice report for Week 11

Wed, 13 Nov 2013 15:12:35 -0800

Minnesota Vikings DT Fred Evans (knee), LB Erin Henderson (illness) and TE Kyle Rudolph (foot) all did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 13. RB Matt Asiata (shoulder), TE Rhett Ellison (ankle) and RB Jerome Felton (back) all were limited in practice. CB Chris Cook (hamstring), LB Chad Greenway (wrist), DT Letroy Guion (chest), G Charlie Johnson (elbow, toe), T Phil Loadholt (concussion) and S Jamarca Sanford (groin) all fully practiced.

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Vikings | Jerome Felton makes return

Sun, 29 Sep 2013 21:23:00 -0700

Minnesota Vikings FB Jerome Felton made his regular season debut in Week 4 against the Pittsburgh Steelers in London. He was suspended for the first three games of the season.

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Vikings | Jerome Felton suspended

Mon, 26 Aug 2013 13:05:22 -0700

Minnesota Vikings FB Jerome Felton has been suspended three games for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy.

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Vikings | Trio unavailable

Sun, 25 Aug 2013 21:50:58 -0700

Minnesota Vikings FB Jerome Felton (appendix), CB Marcus Sherels (personal) and WR Jarius Wright (concussion) were each unavailable for the preseason game Sunday, Aug. 25, against the San Francisco 49ers.

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Vikings | Jerome Felton expected to be ready for Week 1

Sun, 18 Aug 2013 17:04:42 -0700

Minnesota Vikings FB Jerome Felton (appendectomy) is on schedule to be ready for the start of the regular season.

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Vikings | Jerome Felton has emergency appendectomy

Wed, 14 Aug 2013 18:09:34 -0700

Minnesota Vikings FB Jerome Felton (appendix) is expected to miss the remainder of the preseason after undergoing an emergency appendectomy Wednesday, Aug. 14, according to multiple league sources.

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Vikings | Jerome Felton contract update

Thu, 14 Mar 2013 08:43:06 -0700

Minnesota Vikings FB Jerome Felton's three-year contract includes a $2 million signing bonus and $2.5 million in total guarantees. He will earn $3 million in the first year of the deal.

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Vikings | Jerome Felton re-signed

Tue, 12 Mar 2013 16:00:34 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have re-signed unrestricted free-agent FB Jerome Felton to a three-year deal worth $7.5 million.

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Vikings | Rhett Ellison could start

Mon, 11 Mar 2013 05:10:39 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have informed FB Rhett Ellison he'll be the starting fullback if FB Jerome Felton departs via free agency.

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Vikings | Jerome Felton could test market

Wed, 20 Feb 2013 13:47:23 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings are expected to re-sign impending free-agent FB Jerome Felton this offseason, but Felton may test the free-agent market to gauge his value then go back to the Vikings to look for a similar deal.

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Vikings | Likely to want Jerome Felton back

Sun, 27 Jan 2013 18:12:41 -0800

Impending free-agent RB Jerome Felton (Vikings) showed decent blocking skills to allow the Minnesota Vikings to incorporate more lead and power-scheme plays, which is when RB Adrian Peterson did most of his damage. Felton will become an unrestricted free agent in March, and he figures to be a priority for the club to re-sign.

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Vikings | Jerome Felton hopes to return

Mon, 07 Jan 2013 12:27:49 -0800

Minnesota Vikings impending free-agent FB Jerome Felton said he hopes to re-sign with the team this offseason and that the team has told him they will be aggressive in trying to get a deal done.

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Vikings | Seven probable for Week 10

Fri, 09 Nov 2012 12:48:20 -0800

Minnesota Vikings TE John Carlson (concussion), FB Jerome Felton (shoulder), OT Matt Kalil (knee), P Chris Kluwe (knee), S Mistral Raymond (ankle), S Jamarca Sanford (knee) and CB Antoine Winfield (knee) all fully participated in practice Friday, Nov. 9, and are probable for the team's Week 10 game.

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Vikings | Three limited

Thu, 08 Nov 2012 15:05:26 -0800

Minnesota Vikings FB Jerome Felton (shoulder), OT Matt Kalil (knee) and CB Antoine Winfield (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Nov. 8.

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Vikings | Three limited

Wed, 07 Nov 2012 14:27:36 -0800

Minnesota Vikings FB Jerome Felton (shoulder), OT Matt Kalil (knee) and CB Antoine Winfield (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Nov. 7.

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Vikings | Jerome Felton leaves game briefly

Sun, 16 Sep 2012 19:24:12 -0700

Minnesota Vikings FB Jerome Felton (leg) left the Week 2 game against the Indianapolis Colts after suffering a leg injury in the second quarter. He received medical attention and was able to return.

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Vikings | Jerome Felton took starter's reps throughout offseason

Wed, 18 Jul 2012 21:31:27 -0700

Minnesota Vikings FB Jerome Felton took starter's reps at fullback through the offseason, and he is expected to start at the position due to his diverse skillset.

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Vikings | Jerome Felton could face discipline for arrest

Fri, 08 Jun 2012 10:58:54 -0700

The NFL is reviewing Minnesota Vikings FB Jerome Felton's arrest last week to determine if they should fine or suspend Felton under the personal conduct policy.

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Vikings | Jerome Felton arrested

Sat, 02 Jun 2012 09:30:20 -0700

Minnesota Vikings FB Jerome Felton was arrested Saturday, June 2, and has been charged with second-degree driving while intoxicated.

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Vikings | Jerome Felton added

Tue, 20 Mar 2012 17:28:03 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings signed free-agent FB Jerome Felton (Colts) Tuesday, March 20.

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Vikings | Meeting with Jerome Felton

Mon, 19 Mar 2012 11:14:16 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings are scheduled to meet with free-agent FB Jerome Felton (Colts).

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Colts | Jerome Felton claimed off waivers

Mon, 28 Nov 2011 15:09:41 -0800

Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay said on his Twitter page that the team claimed free-agent FB Jerome Felton (Panthers) off waivers.

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Panthers | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 11 Sep 2011 12:40:04 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have declared LB Jason Williams, FB Jerome Felton, QB Jimmy Clausen, CB Josh Thomas, WR Kealoha Pilares, OL Lee Ziemba inactive for Week 1.

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Eagles | Placed claim on Jerome Felton

Thu, 01 Sep 2011 12:01:05 -0700

The Philadelphia Eagles placed a waiver claim on FB Jerome Felton but he was awarded to the Carolina Panthers.

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Vikings | Placed claim on Jerome Felton

Thu, 01 Sep 2011 12:00:23 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings placed a waiver claim on FB Jerome Felton but he was awarded to the Carolina Panthers.

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Panthers | Jerome Felton claimed off waivers

Thu, 01 Sep 2011 07:29:34 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have claimed FB Jerome Felton off waivers from the Detroit Lions.

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Lions | Jerome Felton released

Tue, 30 Aug 2011 07:20:40 -0700

The Detroit Lions have released FB Jerome Felton.

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Lions | 13 signed

Fri, 29 Jul 2011 18:09:12 -0700

The Detroit Lions signed free-agent C Dylan Gandy (Lions), CB Maurice Leggett (Chiefs), DT Quinn Pitcock (Seahawks), FB Jerome Felton (Lions), DL Andre Fluellen (Lions), DL Korey Bosworth (Lions), LB Caleb Campbell (Lions), OT Corey Hilliard (Lions), WR Stefan Logan (Lions), CB Prince Miller (Lions), LB Ashlee Palmer (Lions), SS Randy Phillips (Lions) and CB Paul Pratt (Lions) to undisclosed deals Friday, July 29.

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Lions | Restricted free agents

Tue, 26 Jul 2011 16:07:12 -0700

The Detroit Lions have three restricted free agents to consider re-signing for the 2011 season: DE Cliff Avril, RB Jerome Felton and DT Andre Fluellen.

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Lions | Eight receive tender offers

Fri, 04 Mar 2011 04:38:45 -0800

The Detroit Lions have given one-year qualifying tender offers to restricted free agents G Dylan Gandy (fourth round), S John Wendling (sixth round), CB Chris Houston, PK Dave Rayner and DE Turk McBride (second-round), reports Tim Twentyman of The Detroit News. The team also gave qualifying tenders to exclusive rights free agents LB Zack Follett, FB Jerome Felton and DT Andre Fluellen.

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Lions | Maurice Morris sees bulk of carries in Week 11

Mon, 22 Nov 2010 06:51:22 -0800

Detroit Lions FB Jerome Felton started at running back in Week 11, but RB Maurice Morris got most of the playing time in RB Jahvid Best's (toe) absence, according to Dave Birkett, of the Detroit Free Press. Morris had 10 carries for 31 yards and four catches for 40 yards.

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Lions | Maurice Morris in line to start in Week 4

Thu, 30 Sep 2010 21:36:51 -0700

Detroit Lions RB Maurice Morris is currently in line to start at running back in Week 4 with RB Jahvid Best (toe) injured, according to The Detroit News' Chris McCosky. RB Kevin Smith (knee) is also expected to be active for the first time this year. FB Jerome Felton could also see some work at tailback.

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Lions | Jerome Felton practices Sunday

Sun, 08 Aug 2010 15:39:22 -0700

Detroit Lions FB Jerome Felton (foot) returned for the team's practice Sunday, Aug. 8, reports Carlos Monarrez, of the Detroit Free Press.

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Lions | Jerome Felton could have short-yardage role

Sun, 08 Aug 2010 07:34:30 -0700

Every year, the Detroit Lions say they plan to use FB Jerome Felton more in short-yardage situations, reports Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com. In the past, they haven't held true to their word. During training camp, they are saying the same thing this year. However, this time around, Felton is seeing considerably more reps so the team may finally follow through on their plan.

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Lions | 10 remain sidelined Saturday

Sat, 07 Aug 2010 21:27:12 -0700

Detroit Lions FB Jerome Felton (foot), CB Amari Spievey (hip), DE Jared DeVries (undisclosed), PK Jason Hanson (knee), CB Aaron Berry (hamstring), WR Mike Moore (shoulder), TE Will Heller (undisclosed), CB Jack Williams (undisclosed), S Ko Simpson (undisclosed) and S Louis Delmas (groin) all remained on the sideline Saturday, Aug. 7, reports Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com.

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Lions | Eight sit out Friday

Sat, 07 Aug 2010 00:12:55 -0700

Detroit Lions S Louis Delmas (groin), S Ko Simpson (knee), TE Will Heller (undisclosed) and CB Jack Williams (knee) did not take part in practice Friday, Aug. 6, reports Carlos Monarrez, of The Detroit Free Press. DE Jared DeVries (leg), FB Jerome Felton (foot), WR Mike Moore (shoulder) and CB Amari Spievey (oblique) also remained out of action.

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Lions | Jerome Felton undergoing tests

Thu, 05 Aug 2010 21:44:18 -0700

Detroit Lions FB Jerome Felton (foot) suffered a sprained foot and was set to undergo tests, reports Chris McCosky, of The Detroit News. The team doesn't believe the injury to be serious.

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Lions | Fullback position in transition

Mon, 05 Jul 2010 13:59:16 -0700

Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz said the team's fullback position is in "a little bit of a transition," reports Carlos Monarrez, of the Detroit Free Press. The team has three fullbacks on the roster in FBs Jerome Felton, Matt Clapp and Jake Nordin. Schwartz added, "Felton is getting some running back reps also. He's getting that slash work. The only real true fullback we have right now is the rookie, Clapp. Nordin is getting those snaps, but he's also getting some tight end snaps. ... So our guys, they're all fitting into a little different roles. They're not all cut out of the exact same cloth."

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Lions | Jerome Felton seeing time at RB

Fri, 04 Jun 2010 08:51:56 -0700

Detroit Lions FB Jerome Felton is seeing time at running back during offseason workouts, reports Tom Kowalski, of MLive.com. The Lions are finding to make Felton more versatile and are not using him in just short yardage and goal line situations.

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Lions | Five offensive players on the bubble to return next season

Wed, 06 Jan 2010 19:55:44 -0800

Tom Kowalski, of Mlive.com, reports Detroit Lions RB Maurice Morris, FB Jerome Felton, OT Jon Jansen, OG Daniel Loper and OG Manuel Ramirez are on the bubble to return to the team next season.

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Lions | Morris to receive majority of carries

Wed, 16 Dec 2009 14:02:41 -0800

Chrissie Wywrot, of DetroitLions.com, reports Detroit Lions RB Maurice Morris will receive the majority of the carries with RB Kevin Smith (knee) out for the year. RB Aaron Brown and FB Jerome Felton will also be present in the backfield.

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Lions | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 13 Dec 2009 09:10:49 -0800

The Detroit Lions have declared DL Andre Fluellen, TE Casey FitzSimmons, OT Corey Hilliard, DL Dewayne White, CB Jahi Word-Daniels, FB Jerome Felton, QB Matthew Stafford, C Melvin Fowler inactive for Week 14.

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