Posts Tagged ‘brian-robison’

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Vikings 6-2 Following 21-14 Win Over Arizona

It was another dominant performance by the Vikings defense Sunday, more than making up for a lackluster offense, as the Vikings topped the Cardinals 21-14 to move to 5-2 on the season. Adrian Peterson led the ground game for the Vikings, rushing for 153 yards and a touchdown on 23 carries. The rest of the […]

Vikings at Panthers Friday Injury Report

Minnesota Out: G Anthony Herrera (knee) Questionable: RB Lorenzo Booker (concussion), WR Percy Harvin (ribs), CB Antoine Winfield (neck) Probable: S Husain Abdullah (concussion), DE Jared Allen (not injury related), DT Remi Ayodele (ankle), LB E.J. Henderson (knee), RB Adrian Peterson (ankle), DE Brian Robison (shoulder), S Jamarca Sanford (concussion), TE Visanthe Shiancoe (foot), C […]

Vikings DE Robison fined $20K

Vikings defensive end Brian Robison was fined $20,000 by the NFL for kicking Packers offensive lineman T.J. Lang on Sunday, Jeremy Fowler of the Pioneer Press reports. Following a second quarter field goal attempt by Packers kicker Mason Crosby, Robison kicked Lang in the groin area, drawing a 15-yard personal foul penalty. Robison apologized via […]

Packers OL Lang calls Vikings DE Brian Robison cheap shot “cowardly”

Mike Vandermause of the Green Bay Press-Gazette reports Vikings defensive end Robison was slapped with an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty for kicking Packers guard T.J. Lang in the groin in the second quarter of the Packers 33-27 win over the Vikings. “It was in the sweet spot,” Lang said with a pained smile in the locker […]

Robison Says Sorry for Kicking Lang in Groin

Vikings defensive end Brian Robison issued an apology on Twitter to Packers offensive lineman T.J. Lang after Robison kicked Lang in the groin during the game on Sunday. “My apologies to (at)tjlang70, my team, my fans and the nfl,” Robison tweeted after Minnesota’s 33-27 loss to Green Bay. “I am not a dirty player and […]

Vikings and Rams in the Mix for Free Agent WR Braylon Edwards

It was reported earlier today that wide receiver Braylon Edwards was shopping his services around to other teams than the New York Jets, and two of those teams were the Vikings and Rams. With the development of Mike Sims-Walker signing in St. Louis (fantasy sleeper), one has to wonder if Edwards will become Donovan McNabb’s […]

A Brief Look At Vikings Contract Issues

Recently, there has been a lot of talk about the looming contract issues surrounding the Vikings roster.  Fans tend to get nervous when their team has numerous big-name players sitting there with only one year left on their contract, which is where the Vikings are currently positioned. This regime has shown a commitment to keeping […]

Vikings DE Edwards Slapped with Four Game Suspension

The Vikings got some bad news today as defensive end Ray Edwards was slapped with a four game suspension for violating the league’s policy against steroids. “It’s disappointing, but there are policies in place and our players have to adhere to those policies,” Vikings coach Brad Childress said. “Every team goes through challenges as you […]