The Minnesota Vikings no longer want CB Antoine Winfield to serve as a full-time player. The team wants to go with CBs Josh Robinson and Chris Cook with Winfield in the slot in the nickel defense.
1.30.2013 4:53:31 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings CB Josh Robinson could receive the chance to compete for more playing time next season if the coaches are able to clean up his technique issues.
Vikings | A.J. Jefferson benched
1.5.2013 10:51:23 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings CB A.J. Jefferson was benched in the second half of the NFC Wild Card game against the Green Bay Packers Saturday, Jan. 5, in favor of CB Josh Robinson.
Vikings | A.J. Jefferson to keep starting job
11.9.2012 6:18:54 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings defensive coordinator Alan Williams said CB A.J. Jefferson has done enough to keep his starting job at cornerback. CB Josh Robinson will be limited to the nickel defense.
Vikings | Not naming starting CB
11.3.2012 3:00:31 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings CBs Josh Robinson and A.J. Jefferson have been competing for the starting cornerback job opposite CB Antoine Winfield but head coach Leslie Frazier is not disclosing which one will start Week 9.
Vikings | Chris Cook has broken arm
10.26.2012 2:09:56 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings CB Chris Cook (arm) is dealing with a broken arm, not a broken wrist, as was previously reported. Cook will need surgery that is expected to keep him out for seven to eight weeks, which means the team will likely place him on the Injured Reserve/Designated to Return. CB Josh Robinson replaced Cook in the game Thursday, Oct. 25, and figures to start as long as Cook is sidelined. CB Bobby Felder could replace Cook on the active roster.
Vikings | Not ready to name Josh Robinson starter
10.8.2012 4:05:24 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings head coach Leslie Frazier said the team is not ready to name CB Josh Robinson as a full-time starter even though he started ahead of CB Antoine Winfield Week 5. Robinson is seeing more time because the team wants to keep Winfield fresh throughout the season.
Vikings | Five players listed as probable
9.14.2012 5:47:01 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings TE Rhett Ellison (ankle), C John Sullivan (ankle), CB Chris Cook (biceps), CB Josh Robinson (hip) and SS Andrew Sendejo (ankle) are listed as probable for Week 2. Sullivan was limited during practice Friday, Sept. 14, while the other four fully participated.
Vikings | Three practice in full
9.13.2012 5:30:53 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings CB Chris Cook (biceps), TE Rhett Ellison (ankle) and CB Josh Robinson (hip) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 13.
Vikings | Josh Robinson practices in full
9.12.2012 5:11:58 PM EST
Minnesota Vikings CB Josh Robinson (hip) practiced in full Wednesday, Sept. 12.