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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-Lions matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Dec. 29, 2010 @ 7:04 p.m. ET
Let's take a look at a key matchup as the Vikings get set to take on the Lions in Detroit in the final game of the 2010 season.

Sixty-second rant: Webb should get another chance

Posted Dec. 29, 2010 @ 6:55 p.m. ET
I'll admit, I thought that Joe Webb for sure would be moved to receiver next year based on his play against the Bears. After last night, I am not so sure anymore.

Favre fined for lack of cooperation in Sterger case

Posted Dec. 29, 2010 @ 4:08 p.m. ET
After dragging out the case involving then Jets QB Brett Favre and a former Jets employee, the NFL has ruled that Favre did not violate league policy but was fined $50,000 for a lack of cooperation in the case.

Vikings players of the game: Week 16

Posted Dec. 29, 2010 @ 2:16 a.m. ET
Let's take a look at the offensive, defensive and special-teams players of the game in the Vikings' 24-14 win over the Eagles in Philadelphia.

Frazier: Favre will start for Vikings if healthy

Posted Dec. 28, 2010 @ 11:59 p.m. ET
Joe Webb's breakout game in the Vikings' shocking win over the Eagles apparently is not enough to impress head coach Leslie Frazier.

Webb, Peterson help Vikings upset Eagles 24-14

Posted Dec. 28, 2010 @ 11:43 p.m. ET
Joe Webb threw for 195 yards and ran for a touchdown in his first career start filling in for an injured Brett Favre, and the lowly Minnesota Vikings beat Michael Vick and the NFC East champion Philadelphia Eagles 24-14 in ...

Favre inactive; Webb to start

Posted Dec. 28, 2010 @ 5:29 p.m. ET
Brett Favre will be inactive and Joe Webb will get his first career start for the Vikings in Tuesday night's game against the Eagles.

No need to postpone game due to snow

Posted Dec. 28, 2010 @ 1:50 a.m. ET
PFW's Hub Arkush, who is in Philadelphia for the Vikings-Eagles game, asks: Was it really necessary to postpone the game from its originally scheduled Sunday-night slot? Arkush also wonders why it was moved back two days instead of one.

Favre still doubtful, Peterson should play

Posted Dec. 27, 2010 @ 1:50 p.m. ET
Even with an extra two days, Brett Favre likely will not play on Tuesday night against the Eagles.

Vikings react to postponed game with Eagles

Posted Dec. 26, 2010 @ 6:44 p.m. ET
Snow in the Northeast and concerns over travel difficulties have pushed the Vikings' game against the Eagles to Tuesday night.

Report: Vikes could play 2011 at TCF Bank Stadium

Posted Dec. 26, 2010 @ 2:40 p.m. ET
The Metropolitan Sports Facilities Commission is considering having the Vikings play the 2011 season at the University of Minnesota's TCF Bank Stadium.

Snow postpones Vikings-Eagles to Tuesday

Posted Dec. 26, 2010 @ 12:30 p.m. ET
The NFL has postponed Sunday night's Vikings-Eagles game to Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET because of snow.

Defensive changes may be afoot for Vikings

Posted Dec. 26, 2010 @ 11:09 a.m. ET
Whether or not Leslie Frazier returns as head coach, you can expect some new faces on the Vikings' defense next season.

Vikings-Eagles prediction

Posted Dec. 26, 2010 @ 1:41 a.m. ET
Everything points to an Eagles win Tuesday night, a very big win, PFW's Eric Edholm writes.

Urlacher, Wilfork among those fined Friday

Posted Dec. 24, 2010 @ 3:55 p.m. ET
The league fined a handful of players on Friday for actions taken in Week 15 games, including Bears LB Brian Urlacher and Patriots NT Vince Wilfork.


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