Minnesota Vikings WR Stephen Burton will be given every opportunity to compete more playing time next season.
Vikings | Week 18 Inactives
1.5.2013 6:50:57 PM EST
The Minnesota Vikings have declared CB Brandon Burton, QB Christian Ponder, DL D'Aundre Reed, DL George Johnson, WR Stephen Burton, OT Troy Kropog, LB Tyrone McKenzie inactive for Week 18.
Vikings | Week 17 Inactives
12.30.2012 3:12:57 PM EST
The Minnesota Vikings have declared LB Audie Cole, CB Brandon Burton, DL D'Aundre Reed, QB McLeod Bethel-Thompson, CB Robert Blanton, WR Stephen Burton, OT Troy Kropog inactive for Week 17.
Vikings | Passing game struggles in Week 13
12.3.2012 7:56:07 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings WRs Michael Jenkins, Stephen Burton and Devin Aromashodu were targeted a total of five times in the team's Week 13 loss against the Green Bay Packers. WR Jerome Simpson finished with two catches (seven targets) for 25 yards, and WR Jarius Wright had only one catch for 13 yards. 'I don't want to make it sound bad, but never in my life have I been a part of something like this,' Wright said. 'I don't even know how to say it.' TE Kyle Rudolph led the aerial assault with six receptions for 51 yards and a touchdown, and QB Christian Ponder went 12-for-25 (48 percent completion rate) for 119 yards, a touchdown and two interceptions. Ponder's longest completion went for only 21 yards, and the Vikings' receivers were not able to gain much separation.
Vikings | Five probable
11.23.2012 2:43:03 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings DE Jared Allen (shoulder), WR Stephen Burton (ankle), WR Michael Jenkins (foot) and P Chris Kluwe (knee) practiced Friday, Nov. 23, and CB Antoine Winfield (knee) was limited. All are probable for Week 12.
Vikings | Two players fully practice
11.22.2012 4:18:48 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings WR Stephen Burton (ankle) and P Chris Kluwe (knee) fully participated in practice Thursday, Nov. 22.
Vikings | Two fully practice
11.21.2012 5:29:48 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings WR Stephen Burton (ankle) and P Chris Kluwe (knee) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Nov. 21.
Vikings | Week 9 Inactives
11.4.2012 2:35:08 PM EST
The Minnesota Vikings have declared LB Audie Cole, WR Jarius Wright, TE John Carlson, OG Mark Asper, QB McLeod Bethel-Thompson, FS Mistral Raymond, WR Stephen Burton inactive for Week 9.
Vikings | Stephen Burton posts first NFL TD
9.16.2012 10:18:53 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings WR Stephen Burton posted his first NFL touchdown in Week 2 against the Indianapolis Colts. Burton hauled in the 7-yard reception, his only of the game, on a deflection. 'I thought that the ball was coming to me,' Burton said. 'It didn't, unfortunately, but you don't give up on tipped balls.'
Vikings | Stephen Burton has good chance to make roster
8.16.2012 7:27:20 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings WR Stephen Burton is believed to be a favorite for one of the wide receiver spots on the final roster.