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Everson Griffen

26-Year-Old Defensive End – Minnesota Vikings

2013 Defensive Stats

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27

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1

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2014 Defensive Projections

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2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

Griffen is among the riskier players in this range since he wasn't a high draft pick and heads into his first year as a starter, but the Vikings handed him a five-year, $42.5 million contract this off...

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2014 ADP:  278.86

IDP Rank: Hidden

Bye Week:  10

HT: 6' 3"   WT: 273   DOB: 12/22/1987  College: Southern California  Show ContractHide Contract

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Everson Griffen Contract Information:

Signed by the Vikings in July of 2010.

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Griffen signed a five-year, $42.5 million contract with the Vikings on Sunday, Ian Rapoport of NFL.com reports.

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Everson Griffen NFL Stats
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  Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Year Age Team G Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
2010 22 Min 11 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2011 23 Min 16 12 8 4 4 2 0 0 1 1 7 0 0 0
2012 24 Min 16 23 20 3 8 2 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 0
2013 25 Min 16 27 18 9 5.5 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Everson Griffen – Playing Time Overview

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#1 Defensive End
  1. Everson Griffen
  2. Corey Wootton
  3. Scott Crichton
Minnesota Vikings

Snap Count Stats

661

Defensive Snaps in 2013

Everson Griffen was on the field for 661 of his team's snaps on defense in 2013.

52

Special Teams Snaps in 2013

Everson Griffen was on the field for 52 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2013.

Year Def ST
2011 - -
2012 605 137
2013 661 52

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Everson Griffen 2013 Game Log
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  Snap Count Tackles Defensive Stats Fumbles Kick Ret Punt Ret
Week Opp Def ST Tackles Solo Assist Sacks PDef Int TD Forced Recovered Yds TD Yds TD
1 @Det 47 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 @Chi 45 9 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Cle 43 6 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Pit 55 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
5 BYE Bye Week
6 Car 37 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 @NYG 36 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 GB 48 7 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 @Dal 40 5 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Was 39 0 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 @Sea 39 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 @GB 57 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Chi 33 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 @Bal 59 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Phi 42 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 @Cin 41 1 5 4 1 1.5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Det 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Everson Griffen
As Compared To Other Defensive Ends
Height:   6' 3"
BELOW AVERAGE
Weight:   273 lbs
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Minnesota Vikings Team Injury Report
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Everson Griffen: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Griffen could start at defensive end Sunday against Green Bay with Brian Robison questionable due to back spasms, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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Griffen had his first sack of the season and two total tackles in Sunday's win over Pittsburgh.

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Griffen (elbow) will get his first career start at defensive end with Brian Robison inactive with a shoulder injury, ESPN 1500 am Twin Cities reports.

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Griffen (elbow) was a full participant in Friday's practice and is listed as probable against Houston.

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Griffen (elbow) was listed as a full participant in Wednesday's practice.

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Griffen had just one total tackle, but returned an interception for a touchdown in Sunday's win over St. Louis.

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Griffen had three tackles and two sacks in Sunday's win over Detroit.

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Griffen will move back to defensive end after playing outside linebacker during Minnesota's first preseason game, ESPN 1500 am Twin Cities reports.

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Griffen will be used at outside linebacker in training camp and will likely play most of his snaps at the position this season, ESPN 1500 reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Griffen will give the Vikings depth at DE in 2013.

2012

Griffen will be used at outside linebacker in training camp and will likely play most of his snaps at the position this season. He'll be a reserve linebacker and may only play on passing downs.

2010

A late pick at defensive end, Griffin has potential, but will start the season as a reserve.