yards per attempt in that span. ... Vikings DE Everson Griffen ranks second in NFC with 11 sacks. ... Vikings CB Xavier Rhodes tied for third in NFL with 14 passes defensed. He was drafted with 2013 first-round pick acquired in Harvin trade
Vikings report card: Special teams makes big plays
intercepted late by Josh Robinson. Olsen had five catches for 59 yards. Benjamin was held in check -- mostly by cornerback Xavier Rhodes , who continued his strong play â with five catches on 12 targets for 56 yards. The biggest play of the game
Quicker-thinking Bridgewater shows progress
teams and seen a lot of other great quarterbacks, too.'' The leader on defense in the most improved category? Cornerback Xavier Rhodes . He broke up three passes on Sunday to bring his season total to 14. ''I try to preach to these guys every
Highlights: Xavier Rhodes
Watch highlights of Florida State corner back Xavier Rhodes .
Young CB Rhodes fighting frustrations that come with the job
coming his way. For a cornerback , seeing the ball repeatedly ..... isn't a good thing. Xavier Rhodes , the Minnesota Vikings' second-year cornerback , knew he was being ..... Minnesota's top cover cornerback . There are still parts
Who will crash and burn like Brady Quinn on draft night?
Oregon DE Eddie Lacy Alabama RB E.J. Manuel Florida State QB Dee Milliner Alabama CB Barkevious Mingo LSU DE Cordarrelle Patterson Tennessee WR Eric Reid LSU S Xavier Rhodes Florida State CB Sheldon Richardson Missouri DT Geno Smith
Brian Hall's Sept. 25 Vikings mailbag
look for a RB or CB this week? Run ..... running back and cornerback positions, at ..... look outside. Cornerback Josh Robinson is ..... cornerbacks like Xavier Rhodes , Josh Robinson ..... secondary and a solid cornerback to help Minnesota's
FSU's underclassmen face tough decision - stay or go?
more influential. Florida State lost three juniors ..... Indianapolis Colts) and cornerback Xavier Rhodes (Minnesota Vikings ..... those three in 2013, Florida State went 13-0 without ..... to return to play cornerback and give NFL teams
In Vikings vs. Panthers, Munnerlyn will be 'edgy'
came up. The Minnesota cornerback will play against his ..... interceptions. With Xavier Rhodes and Josh Robinson making progress at the outside cornerback positions, Munnerlyn ..... week, feeling this cornerback role, nickel role
Brian Hall's Nov. 26 Vikings mailbag
commissioner's exempt list like Peterson, and cornerback Captain Munnerlyn, who's now with the Vikings ..... tackle the priority? What about another tall cornerback to go with Xavier Rhodes , Munnerlyn and Josh Robinson? Or a three-down