Everson Griffen news, rumors and stats

 

Everson Griffen

Minnesota Vikings
Defensive Line

Ht: 6.3 | Wt: 273

News | Stats | Stat vs. Team | Targets | Injury | Depth Chart | Roster

Week By Week

YearTmGTacklesAssistsDef SacksInterceptInt TDFum RecFum TD
2010MIN12400.000000
2011MIN161244.000010
2012MIN162438.001110
2013MIN162695.500000
Average:17440010
Total:661617.51120

Vikings | Everson Griffen expects to start

Fri, 05 Sep 2014 20:47:08 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Everson Griffen (illness) said he expects to start at right defensive end Week 1 even though he is listed as questionable for the game.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN.com - Ben Goessling

Vikings | Friday injury report

Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:19:31 -0700

Minnesota Vikings FB Zach Line (ankle), LB Michael Mauti (foot) and LB Brandon Watts (knee) have been ruled out for Week 1. DE Everson Griffen (illness) and OT Michael X. Harris (shoulder) are questionable, while CB Jabari Price (shoulder) and WR Rodney Smith (neck) are probable. Griffen, Line, Mauti and Watts did not practice Friday, Sept. 5. Harris was limited, while Price and Smith practiced in full.

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Vikings | More aggressive on defense

Sat, 21 Jun 2014 16:24:33 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Everson Griffen said the new defensive philosophy calls for more aggressive, up-field attack. Griffen will be utilized as an outside pass rusher in head coach Mike Zimmer's system, which contrasts his miscast role as an inside rusher last year.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: 1500ESPN.com - Judd Zulgad

Vikings | Everson Griffen sits out

Thu, 05 Jun 2014 18:00:54 -0700

Minnesota Vikings DE Everson Griffen (back) did not participate in organized team activities Thursday, June 5, because of a back injury. Head coach Mike Zimmer said Griffen's injury is not serious and that he could have practiced if the team needed him to participate.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune - Matt Vensel

Vikings | Michael Johnson may go elsewhere

Sun, 09 Mar 2014 22:25:41 -0700

Although the Minnesota Vikings have expressed an interest in free-agent DE Michael Johnson (Bengals), the signing of DE Everson Griffen could put a stop to that. Sources indicate Johnson could head elsewhere, although new Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer had Johnson as a player in Cincinnati.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN 1500 - Darren Wolfson

Vikings | Everson Griffen contract update

Sun, 09 Mar 2014 10:48:20 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Minnesota Vikings have re-signed DE Everson Griffen to a five-year deal worth $42.5 million. The deal includes $20 million in guaranteed money.

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Vikings | Everson Griffen to return

Sun, 09 Mar 2014 10:26:41 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have re-signed free-agent DE Everson Griffen to a new five-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Vikings | Coach would like three linemen to return

Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:41:47 -0800

Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said he would like the team to re-sign impending free-agent DE Jared Allen, DE Everson Griffen and DT Kevin Williams this offseason but understands the team may not have the money to make that happen.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press - Chris Tomasson

Vikings | Everson Griffen strongest tag candidate

Mon, 17 Feb 2014 14:36:53 -0800

Minnesota Vikings impending free-agent DE Everson Griffen appears to be the most likely candidate to receive the franchise tag if the team decides to use it.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune - Master Tesfatsion

Vikings | Likely will try to bring back Everson Griffen

Mon, 27 Jan 2014 14:02:41 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings likely will try to re-sign impending free-agent DE Everson Griffen this offseason. The team has only had preliminary talks with Griffen at this point.

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