The Vikings have been a bottomless pit of failed WR experiments since they traded Randy Moss in 2005. From Troy Williamson to Michael Jenkins to Hank-freaking-Baskett, we’ve had our share of WR poverty. This year, the Vikings bring a ton of young talent to try and piece together some semblance of an NFL-quality WR corps.
Via Vikings Journal
16 days ago
The Vikings tried everything to tap into the potential they saw in wide receiver Troy Williamson. When you draft a guy seventh overall in 2005, that’s what you do. But after watching him struggle to catch the ball, the Vikings decided he had depth-perception problems, and he had special exercises prescribed to try to fix…
Via Pro Football Talk
24 days ago
To say that former Minnesota Vikings receiver Troy Williamson and head coach Brad Childress did not get along would be an understatement. In his final season with the Vikings, Williamson’s grandmother died. When the receiver left the team for the funeral, Childress took a game check away from the player. The situation got so bad that Williamson reportedly said that he wanted...
Every year is different when it comes to the NFL draft but like any other event, there are always trends that seem to appear. So what can be discovered regarding the 7th overall pick, which the Chicago Bears currently hold? Being the top 10 is a definite plus but like any pick it guarantees nothing. Still, does recent history offer any hope or optimism for fans? The results...
In front of a large crowd at London’s Copper Box Arena, Cuba Domadores defeated British Lionhearts 5-0 and achieved their 13th consecutive victory in Season V of the World Series of Boxing (WSB). The Cuban team entered this fixture after the historic news was revealed that the International Boxing Association (AIBA) has become the exclusive partner for all Cuban boxers from the...
Could Troy Williamson be the worst Minnesota Vikings draft pick in their entire history? Williamson was taken with the seventh overall pick in the 2005 NFL draft. Williamson was taken with the pick that the Vikings got from the Oakland Raiders in return for Randy Moss. The Vikings were looking for a deep play threat and Williamson pulled out a 4.32 40 at the combine. After his...
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