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  1. Vikings' cornerback Xavier Rhodes virtually unavoidable for top...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Star Tribune

    ... Nelson burned the Vikings for 81 of his 145 yards on three catches from the slot, when he was facing Captain Munnerlyn. This time around, there might not be anywhere near the ambiguity about where Rhodes will be. After shadowing a receiver in five ...

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  2. Packers vs. Vikings Q&A: Sam Bradford likely to sit, but Stefon Diggs should playRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | Acme Packing Company

    ... Greenway and second-year corner Mackensie Alexander taking over most of the nickel corner duties after Captain Munnerlyn rejoined the Panthers . Zimmer's defense has been able to slow down the Packers in the past, especially in Minnesota. Let's hope ...

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  3. Amid growing anger and frustration, group of Panthers to meet with Jerry RichardsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | WBTV

    ... responders, but a response to Trump's attack on Peppers' "brothers in the league." Panthers cornerback Captain Munnerlyn said last month he and some of his teammates have discussed the stances players have taken elsewhere. But Munnerlyn told the ...

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  4. Saints face tough challenge in Panthers' improved secondaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | NOLA.com

    ... additions in Julius Peppers who's already logged 2.5 sacks himself. Carolina also added defensive backs Captain Munnerlyn and Mike Adams to bolster the secondary. "When you add pieces on defense like Pepp and Mike Adams and Captain Munnerlyn, they ...

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  5. Mackensie Alexander learning true value of playing nickelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... the cornerback in the second round of the 2016 draft, though, was not the role he'd always cherished. With Captain Munnerlyn set to hit free agency in a year, the Vikings wanted Alexander to master the nickel spot: stationed near the middle of the ...

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  6. Can the Vikings rely on Mackensie Alexander in 2017?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... go well and the Vikings had the league's last-place defense in 2013. A year before the latest veteran, Captain Munnerlyn, was set to walk, the Vikings spent yet another top pick on a cornerback to snag a falling Mackensie Alexander in the second ...

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  7. Vikings, Tramaine Brock confident NFL won't suspend cornerback for domestic abuse chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... we do defensively." The Vikings seem uncertain whether Alexander, a 2016 second-round pick, can succeed Captain Munnerlyn at nickel corner. He already has assumed Munnerlyn's No. 24 jersey. Brock only played 68 snaps last season but was on the field ...

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  8. HASAN: Alex Boone Cut Baffling Without Off-Field ExplanationRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2017 | KXXR-FM Minneapolis

    ... Vikings also have experience with players improving substantially in their second year on the team, with Captain Munnerlyn and Linval Joseph standing as shining examples. If the Vikings made this decision because of locker room behavior, chemistry ...

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  9. Vikings relying more on youth with three rookies set to start against SaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... such when picking an 11-man draft class after letting, and watching, a handful of veterans like cornerback Captain Munnerlyn exit in free agency. The average age of the Vikings' expected Week 1 lineup reflects the shift. Both offensively and ...

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  10. Scoggins: Vikings' Spielman is low in chips in high-stakes roster gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... job to unproven Josh Robinson proved disastrous. The defense never recovered. Spielman didn't re-sign Captain Munnerlyn this offseason in part because he knew he had mega-contract extensions looming. The Vikings have committed $135 million in ...

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  11. Vikings Preview CapsuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 3, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    Key losses: RB Adrian Peterson, LT Matt Kalil, CB Captain Munnerlyn, WR/KR Cordarrelle Patterson, LG Alex Boone, LB Chad Greenway, RG Brandon Fusco. Strengths: Defensive line, bookended by Everson Griffen and Danielle Hunter and anchored by Linval Joseph, is one of best and deepest in league.

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  12. Vikings acquire Tramaine Brock in trade with SeahawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... Robinson's struggles catalyzing the team's defensive meltdown in 2013. That led to the Vikings signing Captain Munnerlyn in 2014, and after three years of a veteran at the nickel spot, the Vikings undoubtedly know the value of having a player they ...

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  13. Miami Dolphins wallop Minnesota Vikings in preseason finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2017 | UPI

    ... Second-year nickel back Mackensie Alexander, who has been given every opportunity to replace departed Captain Munnerlyn , made a nice pass defense on a pass from David Fales to Grant into the end zone on third-and-5 from the Vikings' 13-yard line in ...

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  14. Mackensie Alexander doing 'really good' in nickel for Minnesota VikingsRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2017 | TheVikingAge

    Mackensie Alexander has big shoes to fill at nickel corner for the Minnesota Vikings, but coaches feel that he is doing 'really good' learning the role. For three seasons, the Minnesota Vikings had the pleasure of having Captain Munnerlyn as their nickel cornerback on defense.

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  15. Minnesota Vikings By The Numbers: #24Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | The Daily Norseman

    ... 1975. He's most known for scoring the Vikings' only points in their Super Bowl IX loss on a blocked punt. Captain Munnerlyn had a couple of very good seasons as a nickel corner for the Vikings after coming over from the Carolina Panthers , including ...

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  16. 3 Potential breakout stars for the Minnesota VikingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Isportsweb.com

    ... of the underwhelming 2016 draft class. He was buried behind a stable of corners, but with the departure of Captain Munnerlyn there is an opportunity for Alexander to make a greater impact. With Xavier Rhodes firmly entrenched at one spot on the ...

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  17. Funchess ready to breakout in 2017Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2017 | CatCrave

    ... yards and touchdowns. Prior to a Week 3 game against the Minnesota Vikings in Charlotte, new teammate Captain Munnerlyn offered up the following comments about Funchess. "Funchess, we weren't worried about him I'm just going to be honest. Me, ...

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  18. Minnesota Vikings Schedule Prediction 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | The Daily Norseman

    ... and an improved defense. Also, this game is a reunion for former Vikings Charles Johnson, Matt Kalil, and Captain Munnerlyn. Next, The Vikings visit Coach Zimmer's former team, the Bengals. Last year, the Bengals were expected to be

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  19. Antone Exum trying out nickel cornerback for Minnesota VikingsRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2017 | TheVikingAge

    ... are hoping the second year player Mackensie Alexander is ready to take over the vacant spot left by Captain Munnerlyn, but it never hurts to have depth and competition at such an important position. Your privacy is safe with us. We'll never pass ...

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  20. Panthers 2017 Schedule Preview: Week 14 vs Minnesota VikingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Cat Scratch Reader

    ... it should be a pretty even matchup. Notable free agent departures : TE Rhett Ellison, OT Matt Kalil, CB Captain Munnerlyn, WR/KR Cordarrelle Patterson, RB Adrian Peterson RB Dalvin Cook - In many circles, Cook was regarded as a first-round talent, ...

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