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Minnesota Vikings

Seth Olsen

Seth Olsen - G

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 5"/ 305 lbs.
Birthday 12/17/1985
Birthplace Omaha, NE
College Iowa
Years played 4
Drafted 2009, 4th round, 32nd pick by Broncos

Vikings release 10 players

Posted Aug. 29, 2011 @ 1:45 p.m. ET
The Vikings released 10 players on Monday, including eight undrafted rookies.

Sensabaugh helps Cowboys beat Vikings

Posted Aug. 27, 2011 @ 11:21 p.m. ET
Gerald Sensabaugh had an interception and aided a Cowboys special-teams score, as Dallas beat Minnesota 23-17 Saturday night.

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 sign LB Herron

Posted Aug. 26, 2011 @ 11:46 a.m. ET
The Vikings announced Friday that they have signed LB David Herron and waived LB Mark Washington.

Ravens sign OT McKinnie

Posted Aug. 23, 2011 @ 5:45 p.m. ET
Former Vikings OT Bryant McKinnie has reached a two-year deal with the Ravens, pending a phsyical.

Vikings turn back Seahawks 20-7

Posted Aug. 21, 2011 @ 1:39 a.m. ET
Vikings reserve CB Marcus Sherels returned a deflected pass from Tarvaris Jackson 64 yards for a touchdown as Minnesota beat Seattle 20-7 on Saturday night.

NFC North training-camp reports

Posted Aug. 15, 2011 @ 8:56 p.m. ET
The Lions have been steadily improving their talent level, but ultimately their hopes depend on QB Matthew Stafford avoiding injuries. PFW analyzes the events in NFC North camps.

Vikings' CB depth might be an issue

Posted Aug. 14, 2011 @ 5:25 p.m. ET
The Vikings might be counting on second-year CB Chris Cook more than people realize, and he has to improve over what he has shown to date.

Locker tosses TD as Titans down Vikings 14-3

Posted Aug. 14, 2011 @ 12:25 a.m. ET
Matt Hasselbeck got the start, looking sharp in his lone series, and Jake Locker threw a 45-yard touchdown pass in a 14-3 Tennessee win over Minnesota.

Vikings sign CB Tony Carter

Posted Aug. 11, 2011 @ 10:12 a.m. ET
The Vikings announced Thursday morning that they have signed free-agent CB Tony Carter.

Vikings waive DB Gipson

Posted Aug. 09, 2011 @ 2:01 p.m. ET
The Vikings cut undrafted rookie free agent Marcell Gipson, a defensive back, on Tuesday.

Vikings QB Bomar arrested on drunk-driving charge

Posted Aug. 08, 2011 @ 9:40 a.m. ET
Vikings backup QB Rhett Bomar was arrested early Sunday morning on charges of third-degree drunken driving.

Vikings re-sign OT Cook

Posted Aug. 04, 2011 @ 9:25 a.m. ET
The Vikings re-signed OT Ryan Cook. Cook is entering his sixth season in Minnesota.

Rotating zones gathered no Moss

Posted Aug. 03, 2011 @ 12:53 p.m. ET
Tom Danyluk says that Randy Moss was one of the NFL's strangest cases, a wildly talented player who freely roamed the label range from magician to dog over his career.

Vikings rookie refresher

Posted Aug. 03, 2011 @ 11:33 a.m. ET
Here's a quick look back at the rookies the Vikings drafted in April and how they figure in this fall.


Posted Nov. 09, 2011
Olsen has been placed on IR with a hand injury.|||||||