Tag: Minnesota Vikings

COMMON CENTS: Vikings To Dump Linval Joseph To Free $12M+ In Salary Cap Space

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minnesota — The Minnesota Vikings, winners of the Wild Card round of the NFL playoffs in 2019, can get back into the black in 2020 by losing one key player on their defense: St. Croix’s Linval Joseph. And according to NFL sources speaking privately to the Virgin Islands Free Press this weekend, Minnesota […]

St. Croix’s Linval Joseph Rambles For 1st NFL Touchdown in Vikings Victory Over Eagles

PHILADELPHIA — Linval Joseph whipped out the sunglasses, sat on the bench and pulled on the oxygen mask . Rest up, big man. Job well done. Kirk Cousins threw for 301 yards and one touchdown, the 330-pound Joseph returned a fumble 64 yards for a score and the Minnesota Vikings beat the Philadelphia Eagles 23-21 Sunday in a rematch of […]

St. Croix’s Linval Joseph Won’t Play For A Second Super Bowl Ring This Year, As Philadelphia Soars Above Minnesota 38-7

[ad name=”HTML-68″] [wpedon id=”23995″ align=”left”] MINNEAPOLIS –- St. Croix native Linval Joseph won’t get the chance to play for a second Super Bowl ring. That’s because the Philadephia Eagles mercilessly pecked apart the Minnesota Vikings … convincingly 38-7. But it might not really matter that the Eagles won the NFC conference championship. Because as fans […]

St. Croix’s Linval Joseph Is Only Player On Vikings Who Knows What It Takes To Win A Super Bowl

SMOOTH SAILIN’: Linval Joseph helped the New York Giants win a Super Bowl in 2011.[ad name=”HTML-68″] [wpedon id=”23995″ align=”left”] EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — If Vikings players want some locker-room advice on what it’s like to venture deep into the postseason, there aren’t a lot of places to turn. Minnesota has just two players who have […]

St. Croix’s Linval Joseph: I Want Aaron Rodgers Because The Packers Are At Their Best With Him

  EDEN PRARIE, Minn. — St. Croix’s Linval Joseph knows that the Minnesota Vikings have a trip to Lambeau Field this weekend and he wants their best players on the field at all times, including recently-healed quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Rodgers returned from his absence due to a broken collarbone in Week 15 in a loss […]

St. Croix’s Linval Joseph Figures Prominently In Vikings’ Dismantling of The Lions 30-23 On Thanksgiving Day

[ad name=”HTML-68″] DETROIT — Case Keenum stood in the pocket to take a hit, dipped his right shoulder to slip out of a sack and shuffled his feet in the pocket to give his receivers more time to get open. Looking like a savvy winner, instead of a journeyman, he picked apart Detroit’s defense with […]

St. Croix’s Linval Joseph Inks New Deal With The Vikings Worth $50 Million And Good Through 2022

MANKATO, Minn. — The Minnesota Vikings have locked up another core piece of their defense, signing Linval Joseph to a four-year contract extension that puts him under team control through the 2022 season. Joseph’s agency, SportsTrust Advisors, announced the agreement Saturday. Then the Vikings confirmed it a few hours later after Joseph met general manager […]