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  1. Vikings vs. Bears: Channel, game time, station, line, quarterbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | TwinCities

    Danny Trevathan, #59, and Jerrell Freeman, #50, of the Chicago Bears break up a pass intended for Matt Asiata, #44, of the Minnesota Vikings during the fourth quarter of their game at Soldier Field on October 31, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. The Minnesota Vikings are playing the Chicago Bears on Monday, Oct. 9. Here's what you need to know about the Monday Night Football game: The Vikings travel to Chicago coming off a 14-7 home loss to the Detroit Lions.

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  2. Vikings return Monday to scene of recent troublesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | TwinCities

    Danny Trevathan, #59, and Jerrell Freeman, #50, of the Chicago Bears break up a pass intended for Matt Asiata, #44, of the Minnesota Vikings during the fourth quarter of their game at Soldier Field on October 31, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. The Vikings travel to Chicago coming off a 14-7 home loss to the Detroit Lions.

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  3. New Texans corner Johnthan Banks: 'Just happy to have a job'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    JANUARY 01: Johnthan Banks #35 of the Chicago Bears watches as Matt Asiata #44 of the Minnesota Vikings catches the ball during the game on January 1, 2017 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JANUARY 01: Johnthan Banks #35 of the Chicago Bears watches as Matt Asiata #44 of the Minnesota Vikings catches the ball during the game on January 1, 2017 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Mississippi State's Johnthan Banks displays his trophy for the Jim Thorpe Award after being named the nation's outstanding defensive back at the Home Depot College Football Awards in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012.

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  4. Texans to sign CB Johnthan BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    JANUARY 01: Johnthan Banks #35 of the Chicago Bears watches as Matt Asiata #44 of the Minnesota Vikings catches the ball during the game on January 1, 2017 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JANUARY 01: Johnthan Banks #35 of the Chicago Bears watches as Matt Asiata #44 of the Minnesota Vikings catches the ball during the game on January 1, 2017 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, The Texans worked out Banks on Tuesday along with defensive backs B.W. Webb, Stanley Jean-Baptiste, Corey White and Josh Thornton.

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  5. Texans work out Johnthan Banks, Stanley Jean-BaptisteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    AUGUST 24: Cornerback Stanley Jean-Baptiste #38 of the Jacksonville Jaguars on the sidelines during the game against the Carolina Panthers at EverBank Field on August 24, 2017 in Jacksonville, Florida. The Panthers defeated the Jaguars 24 to 23. JACKSONVILLE, FL - AUGUST 24: Cornerback Stanley Jean-Baptiste #38 of the Jacksonville Jaguars on the sidelines during the game against the Carolina Panthers at EverBank Field on August 24, 2017 in MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JANUARY 01: Johnthan Banks #35 of the Chicago Bears watches as Matt Asiata #44 of the Minnesota Vikings catches the ball during the game on January 1, 2017 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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  6. Minnesota Vikings Look Nearly Unstoppable Behind Resurgent Sam BradfordRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2017 | BleacherReport

    ... also had trouble before missing the final 13 games of the year, and his replacements-mainly Jerick McKinnon and Matt Asiata-were astonishingly ineffective. It was enough for us to ask in November if the Vikes had the worst running game in NFL ...

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  7. New Orleans Saints vs. Minnesota Vikings: How to watch online, TV info, and moreRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2017 | NFLMocks

    ... running back for the Minnesota Vikings, going from Adrian Peterson and his injury replacements (Jerick McKinnon, Matt Asiata) to a true star at the collegiate level in Dalvin Cook. Cook fell in the draft due to some concerns off the field, but the ...

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  8. Bears LB Trevathan 'full-speed and ready to go'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Gilbert R. Boucher II/ October 2016Bears cornerback Devante Bausby , left, and inside linebacker Danny Trevathan tackle Minnesota Vikings running back Matt Asiata during a game last season. revathan did not play in the preseason and was not a full participant in practice until this week, but his recovery from a torn patellar tendon Nov. 27 has been amazing, and he expects to start Sunday.

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  9. Fantasy Forecast: For the security of your fantasy football season, acquire a handcuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Handcuffs - players who will move into a starting role if the guy ahead of him on the depth chart goes down with injury, trade or suspension - can make the difference between making or missing the fantasy football playoffs. A strong example: When Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson went down with an injury early in the 2016 season, Matt Asiata saw more playing time and scored six touchdowns throughout the season.

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  10. Who will the Ravens next signing be?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Baltimore Beatdown

    ... the Ravens wanted to add a running back, the top three options at this moment are Matt Jones , Ronnie Hillman , Matt Asiata. None of those names jump off your screen, but they could be an upgrade over Javorius Allen (Buck). In my eyes, all three ...

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  11. Former Minnesota Vikings running back cut by the Detroit LionsRead the original story

    Sep 1, 2017 | TheVikingAge

    Running back Matt Asiata is the latest from the Minnesota Vikings' 2016 roster to be let go by a new team during the 2017 preseason. As reported by Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press, former Minnesota Vikings' running back Matt Asiata has been released by their divisional rivals the Detriot Lions.

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  12. Countdown To Kickoff: #MIAvsMINRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Miami Dolphins

    ... ray (Oakland), WR Michael Floyd (New England), T Riley Reiff (Detroit) KEY VETERANS GONE: RB Adrian Peterson, RB Matt Asiata, CB Captain Munnerlyn, LB Chad Greenway

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  13. Minnesota Vikings 2017 statistical leaders predictions: RushingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | TheVikingAge

    ... McKinnon led the Vikings in rushing with 539 yards on 159 carries. That's just a measly 3.4 yards per carry. Matt Asiata, though, led Minnesota in rushing touchdowns with 6 pay dirt visits. A lot of the rushing issues (if not all) can be attributed ...

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  14. Journeyman linebacker hoping to stick with Arizona CardinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | RaisingZona

    NOVEMBER 6: Matt Asiata MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 6: Matt Asiata #44 of t #44 of the #44 of the Minnesota Vikings is tackled by Josh Bynes #57 of the Detroit Lions during the first quarter of the game on November 6, 2016 at US Bank SMinnesota Vikings is tackled by Josh Bynes #57 of the 7 Lions during the first quarter of the game on November 6, 2016 at US Bank S the first quarter of the game on November 6, 2016 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Josh Bynes has been a solid performer since entering the NFL and is now looking to find a home with the Arizona Cardinals It's hard to believe that the Arizona Cardinals' linebacker who ran roughshod over the Oakland Raiders on Saturday night was new to the club.

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  15. A Preseason Check-In On Former VikingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2017 | KXXR-FM Minneapolis

    ... in the Detroit Lions backfield, did not have a good preseason debut, finishing with six yards on five carries. Matt Asiata hasn't had a good day. Came in AFTER Washington, hasn't shown as a runner or receiver.Tough to win a spot with that kind of ...

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  16. Vikings burning question: Is Dalvin Cook the perfect fit for Pat Shurmur's offense?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | CBS Sports

    ... an 87-rushing-yard effort against the Cowboys in Week 13 -- Shurmur was forced to run draws out of shotgun with Matt Asiata . That is a suboptimal situation. Asiata picked up five yards there, but he was staring down a pretty sizable hole and one ...

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  17. EKSTROM: With Peterson Gone, Vikings Joining Multi-Back TrendRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2017 | KXXR-FM Minneapolis

    ... The Vikings had a multi-back system last season by default when Peterson hurt his knee. McKinnon and Matt Asiata combined for 280 of the team's 380 carries, but a patchwork offensive line, nagging injuries to McKinnon and the subpar speed of Asiata ...

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  18. 2017 Fantasy Football: Dalvin Cook has a chance to win the starting...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | CBS Sports

    ... the offensive line stunk. The work was split between Jerick McKinnon (10.1 carries, 3.9 catches per game) and Matt Asiata (6.6 carries, 1.9 catches per game). Other backs, including Adrian Peterson when he was healthy, chipped in for 4.7 carries per ...

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  19. Consistency Key To Zenner On Eve Of 3rd NFL SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    ... backfield with the returns of Theo Riddick, Dwayne Washingotn, Ameer Abdullah, and the signing of former Viking Matt Asiata.

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  20. Should the Detroit Lions trade for this Pro Bowl running back?Read the original story

    Jul 3, 2017 | SidelionReport

    ... them enough to leapfrog Theo and Ameer on the depth chart. This offseason, the Lions' did add veteran power back Matt Asiata , formerly the hammer for the Minnesota Vikings. But it appears Asiata is far from a lock to even make Detroit's 53-man ...

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