Now that the Vikings have added Kirk Cousins to bolster the offense, they are turning their attention to nucleus players on the other side of the ball.
Minnesota signed linebacker Eric Kendricks to a contract extension Monday . The new deal is worth $50 million over five years with $25 million guaranteed, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport and NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo reported, via a source informed of the situation.
After an eighth-place standing in Football Outsiders’ 2016 defensive metrics, the Vikings finished behind only the Jaguars last season.
Game Womens Kyle Juszczyk Jersey Now that Spielman has added former NFL Defensive Rookie of the Year Sheldon Richardson without losing any part of his talented core, this defense should push for the top spot in the upcoming season.
The term work is used extremely loosely in this scenario. Any Womens Timmy Jernigan Jersey starting point on Thomas’ decision to be or not be present for the start of the team’s offseason program must begin with the fact that the offseason program until mandatory mini-camp is optional. Organizations expect their players to show up, even at times incentivizing it in their contracts, and with the significant changes the front office made this offseason it may be more important to build team camaraderie and eventually install some schematic knowledge. But none of that is happening on Monday or over the next few weeks at all for that matter, except for an opportunity to talk to the new coaching staff for the time.
For now, the Seahawks can only install a weight-lifting and conditioning program for their players to use daily but no individual or team drills are allowed during this time. In other words, Thomas can do his own training from elsewhere. In fact, he took that exact same tract last year while rehabbing his broken tibia. Instead of reporting for the offseason program, he chose to rehab and work out on his own. The results of 2017 speak for themselves in terms of his production leading to another All-Pro selection.
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