The Minnesota Vikings likely will be willing to listen to trade offer for RB Toby Gerhart once training camp begins.
Vikings | Fresh Toby Gerhart entering contract year
1.27.2013 9:12:04 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings RB Toby Gerhart was expected to split time with RB Adrian Peterson early on, but he ended up in the same backup role he's always been. Gerhart is entering a contract year, and he has minimal mileage on his body. He figures to return as Peterson's primary backup unless the team can find value in the trade market.
Vikings | Concerned about Toby Gerhart's fumbling issues
9.24.2012 4:54:36 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said the team has some concern over RB Toby Gerhart's three fumbles in Week 3 because they do not want him to lose confidence. 'Were going to need Toby to make big plays for us throughout this season and weve got to keep his confidence up,' Frazier said. 'We know hes capable of holding onto the football. He usually does a good job with that. We dont want him to go in the tank and get down.'
Vikings | Toby Gerhart sees seven touches
9.9.2012 8:44:35 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings RB Toby Gerhart had six carries for 18 yards in Week 1 against the Jacksonville Jaguars, and he added one reception for eight yards.
Vikings | Adrian Peterson will start in Week 1
9.9.2012 12:38:12 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson will start during Week 1 against the Jacksonville Jaguars. RB Toby Gerhart, however, is still expected to see more carries during the game.
Vikings | Toby Gerhart impressive Friday
8.18.2012 8:43:00 AM EST
Minnesota Vikings RB Toby Gerhart had six carries for 30 yards in the team's preseason game Friday, Aug. 17. He also recorded a 19-yard reception.
Vikings | Adrian Peterson takes first-team reps
8.12.2012 9:32:25 PM EST
Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson (knee) took all the first-team reps in practice Sunday, Aug. 12, in his first day back from the Physically-Unable-to-Perform (PUP) list. RB Toby Gerhart was working with the second team.
Vikings | Toby Gerhart impresses coach
8.11.2012 1:59:14 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings RB Toby Gerhart carried five times for 31 yards in the preseason opener Friday, Aug. 10, against the San Francisco 49ers. Head coach Leslie Frazier commented that he was impressed how 'forceful'Gerhart was. 'We've avoided contact with him in training camp,' Frazier said. 'Now we wanted to take him down and just see how forceful he ran the football and his presence.'
Vikings | Plan to be cautious with Toby Gerhart
8.7.2012 11:17:23 PM EST
Updating a previous report, Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Bill Musgrave said Tuesday, Aug. 7, that the team will 'be a little more cautious' with RB Toby Gerhart and his workload. It's mostly due to the availability and uncertainty of RB Adrian Peterson (knee), so they want to keep Gerhart as healthy as possible just in case.
Vikings | No plans for Toby Gerhart to carry heavy load
8.6.2012 11:23:44 PM EST
There are no plans by the Minnesota Vikings coaching staff to let RB Toby Gerhart shoulder a heavier load in the preseason opener Friday, Aug. 10, against the San Francisco 49ers. 'We'll get him in there some,' head coach Leslie Frazier said Monday, Aug. 6, 'but we're not going to hand it off to him a lot, not in the preseason. He'll have limited reps for sure.'