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John Sullivan

John Sullivan - #65 - C

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 4"/ 301 lbs.
Birthday 08/08/1985
Birthplace Mount Kisco, NY
College Notre Dame
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 6th round, 21st pick by Vikings

Report: Vikings C Sullivan undergoes knee surgery

Posted Feb. 06, 2013 @ 6:15 p.m. ET
John Sullivan underwent microfracture surgery on his left knee last week, according to PFW correspondent Tom Pelissero of ESPN 1500.

Vikings players hit Capitol as stadium votes near

Posted April 26, 2012 @ 1:40 a.m. ET
Three Vikings players joined in a lobbying effort at Minnesota's Capitol, urging legislators to approve funds for a new stadium.

Vikings stock report: Week 15

Posted Dec. 19, 2011 @ 6:17 p.m. ET
Here is a look at three players whose stock went up in the 42-20 loss to the Saints, and three whose stock went down.

Report: Vikings agree to extension with C Sullivan

Posted Dec. 17, 2011 @ 3:52 p.m. ET
The Vikings have agreed to a five-year extension with C John Sullivan. The deal is worth as much as $25 million, with $10 million guaranteed.

Vikings 60-second rant: Three areas needing improvement

Posted Nov. 29, 2011 @ 8:22 p.m. ET
Here are the three positions that the Vikings need to focus on most when rebuilding their team this offseason.

Sullivan leading Vikings' offensive line

Posted Nov. 18, 2011 @ 4:08 a.m. ET
There are not too many pretty aspects about the Vikings' offense, but C John Sullivan is having his best season to date.

Vikings Sullivan, Sanford and Loadholt dealing with injuries

Posted Oct. 17, 2011 @ 5:34 p.m. ET
Vikings SS Jamarca Sanford and C John Sullivan suffered concussions in the 39-10 loss Sunday night against the Bears. ORT Phil Loadholt also left the game with an inflamed knee.

Vikings stock report: Week Six

Posted Oct. 17, 2011 @ 4:24 p.m. ET
Taking a look at the positives and negatives from the Vikings blowout loss to the Bears on Sunday night.

Vikings-Lions matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Sept. 20, 2011 @ 7:11 p.m. ET
Here's a key matchup to consider in Sunday's game against the Lions.

Vikings stock report: Week Two

Posted Sept. 20, 2011 @ 12:26 p.m. ET
Time to look at the Vikings' stock report — three up and three down following the loss to the Buccaneers in Week Two.

Vikings' positional analysis: Offensive linemen

Posted Feb. 25, 2011 @ 9:37 p.m. ET
This is the fifth in a series of position-by-position looks at the Vikings' personnel entering the 2011 offseason. The series continues with an analysis of Minnesota's OL situation.

Five questions with PFW Vikings correspondent Judd Zulgad

Posted Dec. 22, 2010 @ 6:57 p.m. ET
Ace Vikings reporter Judd Zulgad took time this week to answer five pressing issues as the team gets set to face the Eagles in Philadelphia in Week 16.

Vikings-Bills matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Dec. 02, 2010 @ 9:03 p.m. ET
Here's another key matchup for Sunday's Vikings-Bills game in Minnesota.

Vikings-Patriots matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Oct. 27, 2010 @ 6:19 p.m. ET
Here's a key matchup to follow in Sunday's Vikings-Patriots game in New England.

Cook to start at center, Moss at receiver for Vikings

Posted Oct. 11, 2010 @ 7:41 p.m. ET
The Vikings have announced their inactive players and flip-card changes for Monday night's game against the Jets, and it offers few surprises.


Posted Oct. 16, 2011
Minnesota lost Sullivan to a concussion in Sunday's 39-10 loss at Chicago.||||||| Sullivan was on the field for the Vikings' first series in the third quarter and then left the game.
Posted Nov. 14, 2010
Sullivan is questionable to return after suffering a calf injury early in Sunday's game against the Chicago Bears.||||||| Sullivan was injured on the Vikings' eighth play of their first drive. He stayed down after a 3-yard run by Adrian Peterson that put the ball on the Chicago 23, before walking gingerly off the field.
Posted Sept. 26, 2010
The Vikings lost Sullivan to a left leg injury on their first play from scrimmage Sunday against Detroit.||||||| The team called his return questionable. Sullivan missed a large chunk of training camp because of a calf injury.