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Everson Griffen | Defensive Lineman

Team: Minnesota Vikings
Age / DOB:  (26) / 12/22/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 273
College: USC
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Vikings re-signed RE Everson Griffen to a five-year, $42.5 million contract with $20 million guaranteed.
This is shaping up as a highly-paid 2014 free agent class. Retaining Griffen is still a critical maneuver for GM Rick Spielman, whose defensive line has underwhelmed recently and crumbled almost entirely in 2013. DTs Kevin Williams and Fred Evans are free agents, NT Letroy Guion was released, and RE Jared Allen isn't coming back. Griffen has been "blocked" by Allen and LE Brian Robison the past several seasons, but still managed 13.5 sacks over the last two in a clear-cut reserve role, and just turned 26 in December. He's a high-ceiling prospect with 2014 breakout potential in IDP leagues. Look for Griffen to take over as Minnesota's every-down right defensive end, replacing Allen. Mar 9 - 1:25 PM

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Current Season Stats
YearTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
2014MIN48192.021.0000000000000
Career Stats
YearTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
YearTeamGSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
2010MIN11110110.00.0000000000000
2011MIN16156214.0317.8000101207000
2012MIN16243278.0779.61291101200000
2013MIN16179265.5498.9000001000000
Game Log
GameTacklesSacksInterceptionsFumbMiscKO RetPunt Ret
WeekDateOppSoloAstTotalSackYdsYd/SkIntYdsIntTDRecTDFrcdPass DSftyYdsTDYdsTD
1Sep 7@STL3032.021.0000000000000
2Sep 14NE1010.00.0000000000000
3Sep 21@NO2020.00.0000000000000
4Sep 28ATL2130.00.0000000000000

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