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Vikings | Thursday practice report

Thu, 27 Nov 2014 15:03:49 -0800

Minnesota Vikings DT Sharrif Floyd (knee) and TE Chase Ford (foot, hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Nov. 27. FS Harrison Smith (ankle, shoulder) was limited during practice, while LB Anthony Barr (knee), OT Michael X. Harris (ankle), OT Matt Kalil (knee) and WR Jarius Wright (hamstring) fully participated in practice.

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Vikings | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:02:18 -0800

Minnesota Vikings DT Sharrif Floyd (knee), TE Chase Ford (hamstring, foot) and S Harrison Smith (shoulder, ankle) did not practice Wednesday, Nov. 26. LB Anthony Barr (knee) and OT Matt Kalil (knee) were limited, while OT Michael X. Harris (ankle) and WR Jarius Wright (hamstring) practiced in full.

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Vikings | Friday practice report for Week 12

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:14:25 -0800

Minnesota Vikings LB Anthony Barr (knee), DE Scott Crichton (hip), DE Everson Griffen (neck), CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle) all fully practiced and was probable. OT Mike Harris (ankle) and CB Captain Munnerlyn (non-injury) both were limited and are probable. WR Jarius Wright (hamstring) fully participated and is questionable. DT Sharrif Floyd (knee) did not participate and is questionable.

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Vikings | Thursday practice report

Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:29:34 -0800

Minnesota Vikings DT Sharrif Floyd (knee) did not practice Thursday, Nov. 20. LB Anthony Barr (knee), OT Michael X. Harris (ankle) and WR Jarius Wright (hamstring) were limited. DEs Scott Crichton (hip) and Everson Griffen (neck) and CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle) were full participants.

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Vikings | Wednesday practice report for Week 12

Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:58:16 -0800

Minnesota Vikings WR Jarius Wright (hamstring) and OT Mike Harris (ankle) both did not participate in practice Wednesday, Nov. 19. LB Anthony Barr (knee), DT Sharrif Floyd (knee), CB Xavier Rhodes (ankle) and DE Everson Griffen (neck) all were limited in practice. DE Scott Crichton (hip) fully practiced.

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Vikings | Three out for Thursday

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 20:14:55 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Anthony Barr (ankle), OT Phil Loadholt (ankle) and DT Linval Joseph (calf) will miss the team's preseason finale Thursday, Aug. 28.

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Vikings | Anthony Barr to sit out preseason game

Tue, 26 Aug 2014 15:30:25 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Anthony Barr (ankle) will sit out the team's final preseason game with a sprained ankle, according to head coach Mike Zimmer.

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Vikings | Anthony Barr debuts with sack

Fri, 08 Aug 2014 21:53:43 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Anthony Barr combined with DT Tom Johnson for a sack in the preseason opener against the Oakland Raiders Friday, Aug. 8. The rookie Barr had an assist and quarterback hurry in his professional debut.

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Vikings | Anthony Barr could start season opener

Sun, 03 Aug 2014 00:00:14 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Anthony Barr has done well enough in camp that the first-round draft pick could start the season opener. Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said there is a "strong" chance he will start.

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Vikings | Will try not to overload Anthony Barr

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 20:16:36 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Anthony Barr was with the team for just a few days during offseason workouts due to NFL rules. Head coach Mike Zimmer is eager to see what he can do, but the team does not want to throw too much at him. "Yeah, obviously a lot because we only had him for four or five days. So that part, how much can (he) progress within the system, how much he can handle without us overloading him mentally?," Zimmer said.

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Vikings | Anthony Barr likely at OLB

Mon, 14 Jul 2014 07:16:12 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Anthony Barr is expected to begin training camp as an outside linebacker, but he could be moved around to utilize his athleticism.

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Vikings | Audie Cole's role uncertain

Sat, 31 May 2014 19:34:22 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Audie Cole started in the middle down the stretch last season, but he is not assured of a starting job heading into this season with LBs Anthony Barr, Jasper Brinkley and Chad Greenway in the mix.

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Vikings | Anthony Barr will get chance to start

Sat, 31 May 2014 19:33:07 -0700

Minnesota Vikings rookie LB Anthony Barr will be given a chance to work his way into a starting job during training camp and the preseason.

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Vikings | Anthony Barr terms

Tue, 20 May 2014 07:57:46 -0700

Updating an immediate report, Minnesota Vikings LB Anthony Barr's rookie contract is worth $12.75 million, and it's fully guaranteed.

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Vikings | Anthony Barr signs

Tue, 20 May 2014 07:49:04 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings signed first-round pick LB Anthony Barr to a four-year deal, according to a source.

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Vikings | Three rookies can't join team until June

Sat, 17 May 2014 23:12:14 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Anthony Barr, DE Scott Crichton and OL David Yankey are not allowed to join the team until June due to their schools' academic calendars. Barr (UCLA), Crichton (Oregon State) and Yankey (Stanford) attend schools that are are all on quarters instead of semesters like most Pac-12 schools, Yankey, Crichton and Barr don't finish classes until June. They'll fly back after rookie minicamp and will stay at their school until the end of the quarter.

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Vikings | Anthony Barr needs to hone his technique

Thu, 08 May 2014 23:25:58 -0700

Minnesota Vikings LB Anthony Barr's instincts are good, but he will need to improve his technique, according to Vikings general manager Rick Spielman.

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Vikings | Anthony Barr expected to be used on strong side

Thu, 08 May 2014 18:37:19 -0700

Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman said he sees LB Anthony Barr lining up at strongside linebacker this upcoming season.

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Vikings | Anthony Barr selected ninth overall

Thu, 08 May 2014 18:05:39 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings selected California-Los Angeles OLB Anthony Barr with the ninth overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft.

Fantasy Tip: Mike Zimmer tries to build up his team's edge rush with Jared Allen gone. Fantasy players can wait until they show something to add them.

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Lions | In love with Anthony Barr

Thu, 08 May 2014 15:13:26 -0700

The Detroit Lions are in love with University of California-Los Angeles LB Anthony Barr and may select him with their first-round draft pick if they don't trade up for a wide receiver.

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Bears | Met with Anthony Barr

Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:53:38 -0700

The Chicago Bears conducted a private workout with UCLA LB Anthony Barr in late March.

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Steelers | Two visiting

Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:51:40 -0700

The Pittsburgh Steelers are visiting UCLA LB Anthony Barr and Wisconsin DT Beau Allen Monday, April 21.

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NFL | Anthony Barr has busy weeks ahead

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 11:06:50 -0700

California-Los Angeles LB Anthony Barr will meet with the Dallas Cowboys Tuesday, April 15, and with the Minnesota Vikings Thursday, April 17. He'll also have visits with the Pittsburgh Steelers, Philadelphia Eagles and Atlanta Falcons next week.

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Falcons | Anthony Barr to visit

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:06:11 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons will meet with UCLA LB Anthony Barr in two weeks.

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Vikings | Meeting with Anthony Barr

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:57:28 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings are scheduled to meet with UCLA LB Anthony Barr Monday, April 14, and Tuesday, April 15.

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Cowboys | Anthony Barr to visit

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:23:31 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys are scheduled to meet with UCLA LB Anthony Barr next week.

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Jaguars | Anthony Barr to visit

Tue, 08 Apr 2014 10:42:57 -0700

The Jacksonville Jaguars will visit with UCLA LB Anthony Barr Wednesday, April 9.

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Titans | Anthony Barr visiting

Tue, 08 Apr 2014 07:41:30 -0700

The Tennessee Titans are visiting with UCLA LB Anthony Barr Tuesday, April 8.

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Titans | Will meet with Anthony Barr

Wed, 02 Apr 2014 09:11:42 -0700

The Tennessee Titans are scheduled to meet with UCLA LB Anthony Barr Tuesday, April 8.

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Lions | Anthony Barr could be draft option

Thu, 27 Mar 2014 18:33:25 -0700

The Detroit Lions could consider UCLA LB Anthony Barr with their first-round draft choice, because the team is looking to add a pass-rushing outside linebacker.

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Chargers | Looking at pass rush prospects

Sat, 22 Mar 2014 23:02:29 -0700

The San Diego Chargers coaches are getting a jump on pass-rush prospects for the NFL Draft in May. UCLA's Anthony Barr, Boise State's Demarcus Lawrence and BYU's Kyle Van Noy have been scouted by their coaches.

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Falcons | Anthony Barr to work out

Fri, 21 Mar 2014 11:12:37 -0700

University California-Los Angeles LB Anthony Barr will reportedly work out for the Atlanta Falcons before the end of the month, according to a source with knowledge of the situation. Barr is projected as a top-10 pick in this year's draft.

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NFL | Anthony Barr takes part in pro day

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:58:52 -0700

University of California-Los Angeles LB Anthony Barr ran a 4.44-second 40-yard dash at his pro day Tuesday, March 11, and former head coach Jim Mora said Barr's time was "electronic." Barr clocked in at 4.66 seconds in the 40 at the NFL Scouting Combine. Barr also improved his bench press from 15 repetitions to 19.

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NFL | Anthony Barr could play DE if needed

Tue, 25 Feb 2014 19:21:45 -0800

UCLA LB Anthony Barr said at the NFL Scouting Combine that he could add weight to shift to defensive end if asked. "I'd say yes. I feel comfortable at this weight, but if a team would ask me to put on weight and put my hand on the ground I'm doing that," Barr said. He also feels that he needs to work on shedding blocks, defending the run and using his hands, which are still fairly new to him since transitioning from offense to defense at UCLA.

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Falcons | Khalil Mack ranked higher than Anthony Barr

Tue, 25 Feb 2014 12:16:06 -0800

It is believed that the Atlanta Falcons have Buffalo LB Khalil Mack ranked higher than UCLA LB Anthony Barr. Both should be available in the first round when the team is on the clock with the sixth pick.

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Falcons | Prefer Khalil Mack over Anthony Barr

Tue, 25 Feb 2014 10:14:05 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons are believed to favor Buffalo LB Khalil Mack over University of California-Los Angeles LB Anthony Barr if they had to choose between the two with their first pick in the NFL Draft (sixth overall). Mack outperformed Barr in every event at the Scouting Combine except for the three-cone drill.

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NFL | Anthony Barr runs 40

Mon, 24 Feb 2014 12:36:50 -0800

University of California-Los Angeles LB Anthony Barr ran an official 4.66-second 40-yard dash at the NFL Scouting Combine Monday, Feb. 24.

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