Bob Sansevere: Imagine Everson Griffen playing safety for the Vikings?

There are 3 comments on the Jan 11, 2012, TwinCities story titled Bob Sansevere: Imagine Everson Griffen playing safety for the Vikings?. In it, TwinCities reports that:

Whoever runs the defense next season, it's no secret he will need to upgrade the cornerback position.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at TwinCities.

“HHhhhoooowwwlll”

Since: Feb 08

Craigville

#1 Jan 12, 2012
Everson Griffen at safety, and you want us to take you seriously Bob?
Kevin Williams could probably play corner too, right?
A linebacker and a corner, but I'm with you on moving Antoine to safety.

“Zimmer Turner Overdrive”

Since: Jan 07

Minneapolis

#2 Jan 13, 2012
Griffen covers punts as one of the outside guys. So, he's real fast & real agile. He needs to start. I don't care what they call his position.

“We've been Norv'ed”

Since: Nov 09

Erie

#3 Jan 14, 2012
Didn't they have him at gunner a few times on special teams?

Hey guys! Quick thoughts. I would love to see this kid from OK ST in a purple uniform.

He can line-up dam near anywhere in order to create a mismatch. Put him in motion and get him one v one safety and we got instant deep threat mismatch. I know the Vikes scored decently but a true deep threat like this guy would open up a lot for the TE's between the hashes', especially for Rudolph. Not to mention of course for AP......WHO WILL BE 100% COME next season. Yes sir!

Harvin was incredible this past season but he needs to be a slot guy and with the drafting of this kid he can resume that role and not have to worry about carrying that burden of being a deep threat as well.

D line should be OK for one more year age wise before that becomes a real issue but secondary does need addressed as well.........Gerhart, I thought, showed great stuff....especially when he had a head of steam behind Dimperio or a TE block, runs hard when he gets going!

Good match-ups this weekend...enjoy the playoffs even tho Vikes are not there!

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Everson Griffen Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Rick Spielman's Vision for Vikings' Future Taki... Jan '15 Purple WienerSnif... 8
News Minnesota Vikings preview: Ranking the NFC Nort... (Aug '14) Aug '14 Spielman 2
News NFL Preseason 2014: 5 Bold Predictions For Minn... (Aug '14) Aug '14 Spielman 4
News How Good Or Bad Is The Vikings Roster? (Jun '14) Jun '14 erie-vike fan 3
News Everson Griffen's Contract Was a Panic Move by ... (May '14) May '14 viking nation 3
News Another Vikings Mock Draft (Apr '14) Apr '14 Spielman 4
News Running back becomes disposable position in NFL (Mar '14) Apr '14 Go Blue Forever 7
More from around the web