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  1. Minnesota Vikings 2014 draft preview: Running backs and fullbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Examiner.com

    ... opened in the Vikings backfield. The other running backs are inexperienced or are better suited for other roles. Matt Asiata got a taste of being a primary ball carrier late last season, but take away one 39 yard run and he averaged 2.9 yards per ...

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  2. Vikings in the draft market for a running backRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The Miami Herald

    ... run for 2,097 yards just one season after knee reconstruction. But raise your hand if you're comfortable with Matt Asiata, a former undrafted fullback with 47 career carries, standing between Peterson and considerable data that support the obvious ...

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  3. Craig: Vikings need support for PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Star Tribune

    ... run for 2,097 yards just one season after knee reconstruction. But raise your hand if you're comfortable with Matt Asiata, a former undrafted fullback with 47 career carries, standing between Peterson and considerable data that support the obvious ...

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  4. 2014 NFL Mock Draft: Vikings 4 Round MockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | TheVikingAge

    ... that the Vikings will take a running back in at least the third round. They're not going into the season with Matt Asiata as the #2 back. West has the look of a potential weapon, both as a runner and a receiver. The Vikings normally don't like ...

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  5. Utah football: Former Ute RB Matt Asiata re-signs with Minnesota VikingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Examiner.com

    After Toby Gerhart left during the NFL free agency period earlier this spring, the Minnesota Vikings left the door open to re-sign former Utah Utes running back Matt Asiata.

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  6. Vikings Re-sign Running Back Matt AsiataRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | TheVikingAge

    Dec 29, 2013; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Matt Asiata fumbles the ball during the fourth quarter against the Detroit Lions at Mall of America Field at H.H.H. Metrodome.

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  7. Vikings' Desire: We Want Chris JohnsonRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | The Daily Norseman

    ... line look good for the past couple of seasons. Now that we have lost Gerhart and the only viable back up is Matt Asiata , Vikings will look for a RB most likely in the draft to complement Adrian Peterson. Adrian has expressed his desires of Vick and ...

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  8. Mock Draft (because why not) P.S.: Johnny ManzielRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | The Daily Norseman

    ... Adrian Peterson is a beast. He will play for 35 more years and will live forever. Buuuuut, his backup is Matt Asiata , we prepare for the inevitable here with Freeman, a do it all back who rushed for over 1000 yards on a 6.0 ypc average, is quicker ...

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  9. Vikings running back Matt Asiata ready to take a run at No. 2 jobRead the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | TwinCities

    Vikings running back Matt Asiata celebrates the first of his two fourth-quarter running touchdowns against the Eagles at the Metrodome on Dec. 15, 2013.

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  10. Minnesota Vikings showed interest in La'Rod Stephens-HowlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 22 | NFLSpinZone

    ... Peterson's shadow, the Minnesota Vikings are in the market for some more depth at the running back position. Matt Asiata, Joe Banyard, and Bradley Randle are currently the three backs behind Peterson on the depth chart, and that's not an inspiring ...

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  11. Even with Gerhart gone, Vikings don't need to rush things at running backRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... makes little sense to make a big investment in a veteran with NFL wear and tear. In the Vikings' case, they have Matt Asiata, a 26-year-old with 47 career carries. At 6-feet, 234 pounds, he's not a change-of-pace guy, but he's a powerful runner who ...

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  12. KSL Outdoors: In search of the elusive mountain lionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | KSL-TV

    ... on man. Today we are out with some of Nick's old high school buddies, including Minnesota Vikings running back Matt Asiata. (Nick) We are going to set the Guinness Book of World records, first polynesian in the woods. (laughs) (matt, Asiata, Former ...

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  13. 5. KSL Outdoors: In search of the elusive ...Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | KSL-TV

    ... on man. Today we are out with some of Nick's old high school buddies, including Minnesota Vikings running back Matt Asiata. (Nick) We are going to set the Guinness Book of World records, first polynesian in the woods. (laughs) (matt, Asiata, Former ...

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  14. Super Charging The Offense Or Rebuilding The Defense- That Is The QuestionRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | The Daily Norseman

    ... angle. The Vikings have recently re-signed Charlie Johnson , which means that OG is still a huge need. And with Matt Asiata as our 2nd RB, that really is a need as well (remember, three TDs against Philly or not, Asiata really didn't play all that ...

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  15. Vikings need RB depth after Gerhart's exitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | ESPN

    ... Vikings could entertain the idea of dropping his workload slightly, with hopes of keeping him fresh and healthy. Matt Asiata , who saw 44 carries in the Vikings' final two home games with Peterson and Gerhart out, seems like the top candidate to ...

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  16. Ranking the Minnesota Vikings' Free-Agent MovesRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... before the 2012 season. An exclusive-rights free agent, the Minnesota Vikings were able to retain running back Matt Asiata with a one-year deal worth $570,000. made the team as a rookie free agent in 2012. Last season he started two games when both ...

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  17. Vikings Free Agent Rumors: LaRod Stephens-HowlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2014 | TheVikingAge

    ... the Vikes are likely shopping around for running backs to at least bring into camp. Right now they have Matt Asiata, Bradley Randle and Joe Banyard. Stephens-Howling, besides having an amazing name, has a little more experience than the players ...

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  18. Vikings defenseRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... Simpson, defensive tackle Fred Evans, offensive lineman Joe Berger, cornerback Marcus Sherels and running back Matt Asiata. One immediate concern is figuring out what to do at left guard. Spielman said the Vikings want to re-sign Charlie Johnson. ...

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  19. Vikings' GM Spielman: Getting better, and younger, on defense was priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... Simpson, defensive tackle Fred Evans, offensive lineman Joe Berger, cornerback Marcus Sherels, running back Matt Asiata and added cornerback Derek Cox. One immediate concern is figuring out what to do at left guard. Spielman said the Vikings want to ...

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  20. Larry Dean Re-Signs With Minnesota VikingsRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | The Daily Norseman

    ... couple of days ago. Of their in-house free agents, the Vikings have chosen to retain Dean, Sherels, running back Matt Asiata (an exclusive-rights free agent), quarterback Matt Cassel , and defensive end Everson Griffen. The rest of their free agent ...

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