Brandon Fusco news, rumors and stats

Brandon Fusco

Minnesota Vikings
Offensive Line

Ht: 6.3 | Wt: 306

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


Player News

From -- thru  --


Vikings | Two suffer injuries in Week 3

Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:52:17 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OG Brandon Fusco (shoulder) suffered a shoulder injury during the team's Week 3 game, while CB Josh Robinson (hamstring) suffered a hamstring injury.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL.com

Vikings | Brandon Fusco gets new deal

Sat, 06 Sep 2014 10:57:07 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OG Brandon Fusco has agreed to a five-year deal worth $25 million, including $6 million.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: USA TODAY Sports - Tom Pelissero

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.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Vikings.com

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.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: KFFL.com

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.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Vikings.com

Vikings | Friday injury report for Week 16

Fri, 20 Dec 2013 15:01:54 -0800

Minnesota Vikings CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle) is out for Week 16. TE John Carlson (concussion) is doubtful. RB Matt Asiata (ankle) is questionable. CB Chris Cook (knee), LB Larry Dean (knee), OG Brandon Fusco (knee), RB Toby Gerhart (hamstring), LB Chad Greenway (wrist), LS Cullen Loeffler (hand), CB Marcus Sherels (shoulder) and S Harrison Smith (toe) are probable. Carlson and Rhodes did not practice Friday, Dec. 20. Asiata was limited while the rest practiced in full.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: KFFL.com

Vikings | Thursday practice report for Week 16

Thu, 19 Dec 2013 15:32:46 -0800

Minnesota Vikings RB Matt Asiata (ankle), TE John Carlson (concussion) and CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 19. CB Chris Cook (knee), OG Brandon Fusco (knee), RB Toby Gerhart (hamstring) and S Harrison Smith (toe) were limited. LB Larry Dean (knee), LB Chad Greenway (wrist), LS Cullen Loeffler (hand) and CB Marcus Sherels (shoulder) practiced in full.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: KFFL.com

Vikings | Wednesday practice report for Week 16

Wed, 18 Dec 2013 15:30:33 -0800

Minnesota Vikings RB Matt Asiata (ankle) and CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 18. CB Chris Cook (knee), OG Brandon Fusco (knee), RB Toby Gerhart (hamstring) and S Harrison Smith (toe) were limited. TE John Carlson (concussion), LB Larry Dean (knee), LB Chad Greenway (wrist), LS Cullen Loeffler (hand) and CB Marcus Sherels (shoulder) practiced in full.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: KFFL.com

Vikings | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 15 Dec 2013 08:33:11 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared RB Adrian Peterson, OL Brandon Fusco, CB Chris Cook, TE John Carlson, QB Josh Freeman, RB Toby Gerhart, CB Xavier Rhodes inactive for Week 15.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Vikings | Friday injury report for Week 15

Fri, 13 Dec 2013 11:57:50 -0800

Minnesota Vikings TE John Carlson (concussion) and CB Josh Robinson (chest) did not participate in practice Friday Dec. 13, and have been ruled out. OG Brandon Fusco (knee) and CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle) did not practice and are doubtful. CB Chris Cook (knee) was limited in practice and is questionable. LB Larry Dean (knee) and LB Chad Greenway (wrist) fully practiced and are probable.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Vikings.com

Vikings | Thursday practice report for Week 15

Thu, 12 Dec 2013 15:49:34 -0800

Minnesota Vikings OG Brandon Fusco (knee), CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle) and CB Josh Robinson (chest) did not practice Thursday, Dec. 12. LB Larry Dean (knee) was limited and LB Chad Greenway (wrist) practiced in full.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: KFFL.com

Vikings | Wednesday practice report for Week 15

Wed, 11 Dec 2013 15:38:15 -0800

Minnesota Vikings OG Brandon Fusco (knee), CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle) and CB Josh Robinson (chest) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 11. LB Larry Dean (knee) was limited and LB Chad Greenway (wrist) practiced in full.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: KFFL.com

Vikings | Several day-to-day

Mon, 09 Dec 2013 12:43:01 -0800

Minnesota Vikings CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle), OG Brandon Fusco (knee) and TE John Carlson (concussion) are being listed as day-to-day. Rhodes is still walking with crutches but isn't wearing a walking boot.

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

Vikings | Two considered day-to-day

Mon, 09 Dec 2013 11:56:55 -0800

Minnesota Vikings TE John Carlson (concussion) and OG Brandon Fusco (knee) are considered day-to-day at this point.

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

Vikings | Eight listed as probable

Fri, 20 Sep 2013 15:55:52 -0700

Minnesota Vikings C John Sullivan (knee), OG Brandon Fusco (shoulder), OT Phil Loadholt (knee), DT Fred Evans (shoulder), DT Kevin Williams (knee), LB Erin Henderson (heel), FS Mistral Raymond (shoulder) and FS Harrison Smith (shoulder) are listed as probable for Week 3. Sullivan and Williams were limited during practice Friday, Sept. 20, while the other players fully practiced.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: KFFL.com

Vikings | Three practice in full

Thu, 19 Sep 2013 15:35:50 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OG Brandon Fusco (shoulder), OT Phil Loadholt (knee) and S Mistral Raymond (shoulder) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 19.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: KFFL.com

Vikings | Three practice in full

Wed, 18 Sep 2013 14:49:41 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OG Brandon Fusco (shoulder), OT Phil Loadholt (knee) and S Mistral Raymond (shoulder) practiced in full Wednesday, Sept. 18.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Vikings.com

Vikings | Several could to be candidates at RG

Mon, 29 Apr 2013 12:02:24 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OG Brandon Fusco, OT Troy Kropog, OG Seth Olsen and OT DeMarcus Love could be candidates to compete for the starting right guard position. Fusco likely will be given the first opportunity to win the job since he started at the position last season.

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

Vikings | Brandon Fusco likely will have competition at RG

Mon, 28 Jan 2013 10:11:30 -0800

Minnesota Vikings OG Brandon Fusco likely will have to face competition for his starting right guard job during training camp next season.

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

Vikings | Brandon Fusco keeping starting job

Wed, 28 Nov 2012 10:34:35 -0800

Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said OG Brandon Fusco will remain the team's starting right guard.

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

Vikings | Geoffrey Schwartz seeing more time

Mon, 26 Nov 2012 15:01:46 -0800

Minnesota Vikings OG Geoffrey Schwartz received more snaps than OG Brandon Fusco at right guard in Week 12 for the first time since joining the team earlier this season.

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

Vikings | Geoffrey Schwartz will continue to see reps

Mon, 15 Oct 2012 12:53:16 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OT Geoffrey Schwartz will continue to see repetitions at right guard over OG Brandon Fusco. Schwartz played 11 snaps at right guard in Week 6 after missing all of last year after undergoing hip surgery. Minnesota will still limit Schwartz's workload, though, since he hasn't played since 2010.

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

Vikings | Brandon Fusco likely will be starter

Wed, 29 Aug 2012 10:02:25 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OG Brandon Fusco likely will be the starting right guard to begin the season.

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

Vikings | Brandon Fusco needs to be smarter

Mon, 06 Aug 2012 20:18:04 -0700

Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier stopped short of naming OL Brandon Fusco his starting right guard, but things are looking good since OL Geoffrey Schwartz (hernia) might miss four to 10 weeks after having sports hernia surgery. OL Chris Degeare and C Joe Berger are still in the hunt at the position, and Fusco needs to keep his cool when he is on the field. "I'm going to be a lot smarter player, but stay on the physical side," Fusco said. "I've got to be smarter, or I won't be here for long."

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

Vikings | Brandon Fusco continues to take first-team reps

Sat, 28 Jul 2012 18:42:08 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OL Brandon Fusco continued to take first-team reps at right guard Saturday, July 28, although OL Geoffrey Schwartz also saw some turns during the afternoon session. "We want to get a good look at both those guys so we have a good feel for each of them," offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave said.

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

Vikings | Brandon Fusco favorite for RG

Mon, 25 Jun 2012 10:52:49 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OL Brandon Fusco is expected to enter training camp as the favorite for the starting right guard position.

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

Vikings | Brandon Fusco might start at RG

Wed, 20 Jun 2012 19:03:31 -0700

Minnesota Vikings OL Brandon Fusco might get a chance to start at right guard. He was selected as a center in the sixth round in the 2011 NFL Draft out of Slippery Rock. "He's really worked hard," offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave said. "In fact, early in the offseason he went to Pennsylvania and worked out with some of his buddies on the Steelers being that he's from Slippery Rock. He came back to engage in our program. We're very excited about his future."

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

Vikings | Brandon Fusco, Chris DeGeare might get chance to start

Sat, 10 Mar 2012 19:11:48 -0800

Minnesota Vikings OLs Brandon Fusco and Chris DeGeare might be options to start along the offensive line in 2012 following the release of OGs Anthony Herrera and Steve Hutchinson.

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

Vikings | Two may compete for RG spot

Wed, 01 Feb 2012 12:25:58 -0800

Minnesota Vikings OGs Joe Berger and Brandon Fusco could compete for the starting right guard job next season if OG Anthony Herrera is released.

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

Vikings | O-line might see changes in 2012

Sun, 25 Dec 2011 22:05:54 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings might move OT Charlie Johnson from left tackle to left guard, while having C Joe Berger and OL Brandon Fusco compete for the starting right guard spot. The team might fill their glaring hole at left tackle through the NFL Draft, perhaps with Southern California OT Matt Kalil.

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

Vikings | Joe Berger might start at LG in Week 16

Wed, 21 Dec 2011 21:50:04 -0800

Minnesota Vikings C Joe Berger practiced Wednesday, Dec. 21, in place of OG Steve Hutchinson (concussion, lip) at left guard. Berger might make the start in Week 16, with OL Brandon Fusco as his backup, if Hutchinson is declared inactive.

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

Vikings | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 18 Dec 2011 08:41:52 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared TE Allen Reisner, SS Andrew Sendejo, OL Brandon Fusco, CB Chris Cook, DL D'Aundre Reed, OL DeMarcus Love, LB Xavier Adibi inactive for Week 15.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Vikings | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 11 Dec 2011 08:42:27 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared RB Adrian Peterson, TE Allen Reisner, OL Brandon Fusco, CB Chris Cook, DL D'Aundre Reed, OL DeMarcus Love, LB Xavier Adibi inactive for Week 14.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Vikings | Week 13 Inactives

Sun, 04 Dec 2011 08:39:09 -0800

The Minnesota Vikings have declared RB Adrian Peterson, SS Andrew Sendejo, CB Asher Allen, OL Brandon Fusco, CB Chris Cook, DL D'Aundre Reed, OL DeMarcus Love inactive for Week 13.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Vikings | Good words for Brandon Fusco

Wed, 26 Oct 2011 22:01:44 -0700

Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier praised the play of OL Brandon Fusco, who saw 13 snaps in Week 7 against the Green Bay Packers with OG Anthony Herrera (knee) injured. "He got 13 plays and played really well," Frazier said. "When you consider the amount of reps that he got prior to, it was good to see."

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

Vikings | Week 6 Inactives

Sun, 16 Oct 2011 16:26:57 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared CB Antoine Winfield, OL Brandon Fusco, CB Brandon Burton, DL D'Aundre Reed, OL DeMarcus Love, FS Mistral Raymond, LB Xavier Adibi inactive for Week 6.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Vikings | Week 5 Inactives

Sun, 09 Oct 2011 08:37:21 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared CB Antoine Winfield, WR Bernard Berrian, OL Brandon Fusco, DL D'Aundre Reed, OL DeMarcus Love, FS Mistral Raymond, LB Xavier Adibi inactive for Week 5.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Vikings | Week 4 Inactives

Sun, 02 Oct 2011 08:44:41 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared OL Brandon Fusco, CB Brandon Burton, DL D'Aundre Reed, OL DeMarcus Love, WR Greg Camarillo, FS Mistral Raymond, LB Xavier Adibi inactive for Week 4.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Vikings | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 25 Sep 2011 08:33:34 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared OL Brandon Fusco, CB Brandon Burton, DL D'Aundre Reed, OL DeMarcus Love, WR Greg Camarillo, FS Mistral Raymond, LB Xavier Adibi inactive for Week 3.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Vikings | Week 2 Inactives

Sun, 18 Sep 2011 08:48:19 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared DL Adrian Awasom, CB Brandon Burton, OL Brandon Fusco, DL D'Aundre Reed, OL DeMarcus Love, WR Greg Camarillo, FS Mistral Raymond inactive for Week 2.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Vikings | Week 1 Inactives

Sun, 11 Sep 2011 12:22:47 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have declared CB Asher Allen, CB Brandon Burton, OL Brandon Fusco, DL D'Aundre Reed, OL DeMarcus Love, FS Mistral Raymond, LB Xavier Adibi inactive for Week 1.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook

Vikings | Sign eight draft picks

Sun, 31 Jul 2011 11:25:43 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings have signed DT Christian Ballard, CB Brandon Burton, OT DeMarcus Love, CB Mistral Raymond, C Brandon Fusco, LB Ross Homan, DE D'Aundre Reed and WR Stephen Burton to undisclosed deals.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: KFFL.com

Giants | Scheduled to work out Brandon Fusco

Sun, 03 Apr 2011 11:36:17 -0700

The New York Giants are scheduled to conduct a private workout with Slippery Rock OL Brandon Fusco at some point before the 2011 NFL Draft, a source told Aaron Wilson, of NationalFootballPost.com.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NationalFootballPost.com - Aaron Wilson

Eagles | Scheduled to meet with Brandon Fusco

Sun, 03 Apr 2011 11:33:22 -0700

The Philadelphia Eagles are scheduled to meet with Slippery Rock OL Brandon Fusco at some point before the 2011 NFL Draft, a source told Aaron Wilson, of NationalFootballPost.com.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NationalFootballPost.com - Aaron Wilson

Jets | Scheduled to meet with Brandon Fusco

Mon, 28 Mar 2011 12:20:14 -0700

The New York Jets are scheduled to meet with Slippery Rock C Brandon Fusco before the 2011 NFL Draft, a source told Jenny Vrentas, of The Star-Ledger.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Star-Ledger Jenny Vrentas