Notebook: Vikings still trying to figure out linebacker mix
snaps as the middle linebacker in the base defense ..... practiced as the middle linebacker in the nickel defense ..... Brinkley, Audie Cole and Michael Mauti are continuing to get ..... Chad at the weakside linebacker spot right now, it
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as the starting strongside linebacker , with Jasper Brinkley in ..... Brandon Watts (weakside). Michael Mauti , a natural middle linebacker , is listed at the third ..... work across each of the three linebacker spots. "They're still
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Sunday's game at St. Louis. Zimmer said rookie linebacker Brandon Watts (knee) is likely out for Sunday's game after not practicing again Thursday. Linebacker Michael Mauti (foot) and fullback Zach Line (ankle) were held
Vikings training camp preview: Linebackers
Gerald Hodges, * Michael Mauti , Brandon Watts, Mike ..... team's strongside linebacker . Greenway said he ..... could be the middle linebacker in the nickel defense ..... run-stuffing middle linebacker in Zimmer's defense
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Greenway is the only linebacker certain to be in the ..... familiar strongside linebacker spot. Greenway is expected ..... competition as well from Michael Mauti and possibly Audie Cole ..... team reps at the other linebacker spot during the offseason
Vikings still value Greenway even if end is near
In Zimmer's scheme, Greenway will be the weak side linebacker . First-round draft pick Anthony Barr is in line to ..... strong side starter. Jasper Brinkley, Audie Cole and Michael Mauti are in the mix at the middle spot. But the coaches
Vikings free agency preview: Defense
and has played middle linebacker , but maybe he could ..... Giants. 4. Middle linebacker The situation: The only reason outside linebacker looks like more of a ..... second-year player Michael Mauti and added Jasper Brinkley
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team's former middle linebacker after one season in ..... Henderson to middle linebacker to replace Brinkley ..... s starting middle linebacker in 2012, could have ..... linebackers, Audie Cole and Michael Mauti , on the roster who
Fan Mock Draft: Whom should the Vikings select No. 8 overall?
looking for a do-it-all inside linebacker , look no further then Mosley ..... Vikings depth chart at middle linebacker is Michael Mauti . Mosley would certainly be ..... but could use another outside linebacker . Barr has the athleticism to
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improving on his grade. A run-plugging middle linebacker from South Carolina, Brinkley eventually developed ..... have the chance to compete with Audie Cole and Michael Mauti for the starting middle linebacker in new coach Mike Zimmer's defense and believes