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Erin Henderson

Erin Henderson - #50 - LB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 244 lbs.
Birthday 07/01/1986
Birthplace Aberdeen, MD
College Maryland
Years played 5

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Tack FF Int
80 1 0

Vikings' LB corps suddenly razor thin

Posted Sept. 22, 2012 @ 12:28 p.m. ET
With Erin Henderson out, the Vikings have to do some shuffling with the linebackers against the 49ers.

Vikings could have surprise performer in Griffen

Posted July 29, 2012 @ 2:18 p.m. ET
Everson Griffen could find himself on the field more this season as a specialty-package linebacker for the Vikings.

Vikings re-sign LB Erin Henderson

Posted March 23, 2012 @ 3:54 p.m. ET
The Viking have re-signed LB Erin Henderson to a one-year contract. According to Jeremy Fowler of the Pioneer Press, the deal is for $2 million.

Vikings-Bears matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Dec. 28, 2011 @ 6:30 p.m. ET
Here is another key matchup to consider for Sunday's Vikings-Bears game in Minnesota.

Vikings stock report: Week Eight

Posted Oct. 31, 2011 @ 4:53 p.m. ET
LB Erin Henderson is rising and DT Kevin Williams is falling in the Vikings' Week Eight stock report.

Vikings-Chiefs matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Sept. 28, 2011 @ 4:34 p.m. ET
Here's a key matchup to watch in Sunday's Vikings-Chiefs game.

Did Vikings 'cheap out' on weak side?

Posted Aug. 27, 2011 @ 8:11 p.m. ET
The Vikings have committed to pay LBs Chad Greenway and E.J. Henderson big money, but they might have gone the cheap route on the weak side.

Vikings positional analysis: Linebackers

Posted March 02, 2011 @ 11:55 p.m. ET
This is the seventh in a series of position-by-position looks at the Vikings' personnel entering the 2011 offseason. Today, we analyze Minnesota's LB situation.

Vikings OLB Leber suffers back injury

Posted Sept. 19, 2010 @ 6:38 p.m. ET
Vikings OLB Ben Leber left Sunday's loss to the Dolphins with a back injury.

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Posted March 13, 2013
Henderson has signed with the Vikes.||||||| The team announced the deal Wednesday, the day after NFL free agency began.
Posted Sept. 21, 2012
Henderson will miss the game against Detroit on Sunday because of a concussion. His loss is a big one for a young and rebuilding Vikings defense. Henderson has been remaining in the game in passing situations as part of the nickel defense, and his absence will put more responsibility on middle linebacker Jasper Brinkley in the passing game. Brinkley is considered much better as a run defender.||||||| Marvin Mitchell will start in Henderson's place.
Posted Sept. 20, 2012
Henderson has missed his second straight day of practice because of a concussion.||||||| Henderson was apparently hurt in Sunday's game at Indianapolis. Coach Leslie Frazier said the team had "no indications" he had a head injury at the time. Henderson didn't complain about symptoms until Wednesday, when he told Frazier he "did not feel right."
Posted March 27, 2012
The Minnesota Vikings have re-signed Henderson to a one-year deal.||||||| Henderson was one of the Vikings' most consistent players on defense last season. He was fourth on the team with 91 tackles and also had eight tackles for loss in his first season as a full-time starter.
Posted March 23, 2012
Henderson is returning to the Minnesota Vikings.||||||| The 25-year-old linebacker has agreed to terms on a one-year deal to stay with the team that signed him as a rookie free agent in 2008. His agent group tweeted the agreement on Friday. Henderson played very well last season in his first chance as a regular starter, emerging as one of the team's most versatile defenders. Playing alongside his brother E.J., he had 91 tackles and two forced fumbles in 15 games.

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