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Vikings DE Everson Griffen exits home without incident following 911 call
The Minnesota Vikings announced Wednesday afternoon that defensive end Everson Griffen peacefully exited his home without incident and was receiving care after police and team mental health professionals responded to a 911 call made by Griffen on Wednesday morning.
NFL roundup: Latest league news from Friday, Sept. 17
Everson Griffen is in the concussion protocol as a result of an unusual occurrence. Follow here for the latest injury news ahead of Week 2.
Vikings re-sign DE Everson Griffen one day after cutting him
The Vikings have signed DE Everson Griffen on Wednesday after using the roster spot he vacated Tuesday to execute corresponding moves.
Vikings release Everson Griffen, could bring him back later this week
Everson Griffen returned to the Vikings with a mix of remorse and gratitude for being back with the team he knew well. His stay lasted eight days. The Vikings released Griffen as part of the team's cuts to 53 on Tuesday, the team announced.
2021 NFL Preseason, Week 3: 1 thing to watch for from all 32 teams
Will it be Cam Newton or Mac Jones who shines brightest for the Patriots against the Giants on Sunday? Chase Goodbread spotlights one thing to watch for from all 32 teams in preseason Week 3.
Vikings bring back former Pro Bowl DE Everson Griffen
Everson Griffen is getting his wish. The veteran defensive lineman signed with the Minnesota Vikings on Monday. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported earlier in the day that Griffen was expected to sign, barring a late-stage snag.
Lions DE Everson Griffen out to make Zimmer, Vikings 'put some respect on my name'
Everson Griffen is back in the NFC North and he's out to prove a point. The Detroit Lions pass rusher didn't appreciate being characterized by his former coach, the Vikings' Mike Zimmer, as merely a good player.
Four fixes for Bears' offense; Lions, Seahawks bolster defense
In this edition of the Scout's Notebook, Bucky Brooks offers four ideas for how to fix the Bears' offense. Plus, who is the NFL's best route runner?
Cowboys trade DE Everson Griffen to Lions for conditional sixth-round pick
The Cowboys have traded defensive end Everson Griffen to the Lions in exchange for a conditional sixth-round pick, Ian Rapoport reported.
Cowboys making DE Everson Griffen available via trade
With Dallas sitting at 2-5 and no clear signs of improvement ahead, the Cowboys have made it known Griffen is available via trade, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday, per a source informed of the situation.
Everson Griffen admits hyped Cowboys pass rush hasn't generated enough pressure
On paper, the Dallas defensive line appeared menacing heading into the 2020 season. In reality, through two weeks, it's mostly been docile. That isn't lost on the Cowboys.
Debrief: Unpleasant (and pleasant) surprises through Week 2
Gregg Rosenthal lists the unpleasant (the Falcons' collapse) and pleasant (Gardner Minshew's excellence) surprises through Week 2 of the 2020 NFL season.
Infusion of Pro Bowlers on D key to Cowboys' 2020 success
The Cowboys were able to scoop up a plethora of Pro Bowlers this offseason, including Dontari Poe and Everson Griffen. Jim Trotter examines the potential impact of these additions on Dallas' defense.
Mike McCarthy excited to add Everson Griffen: 'He brings it every down'
When Mike McCarthy was coaching the Packers, Everson Griffen was 'always a primary focus,' as a Vikings pass rusher. McCarthy is excited to have him in Dallas now for each of their first seasons with the Cowboys.
Seahawks interested in Griffen, Matthews, move on from Clowney
Jadeveon Clowney's return to Seattle doesn't seem likely at this point, but Pete Carroll might turn to a familiar face or two to fill the Seahawks' void up front. Seattle has interest in veteran LB Clay Matthews and DE Everson Griffen, Michael Silver reports.
Training Camp Debrief: COVID-19 reshaping NFL before season starts
NFL training camps are open, but the league is facing unprecedented challenges with the COVID-19 pandemic. Gregg Rosenthal examines how opt-outs and positive tests are impacting rosters and the free agents who remain.
Packers express interest in signing ex-Viking Everson Griffen
After a decade in Minnesota, could Everson Griffen join a division rival? The Green Bay Packers are among the teams who have expressed interest in signing Griffen.
FA signings could follow after comp pick deadline ends
Monday was the deadline for unrestricted free-agent signings to count in the compensatory pick formula. Several notable unsigned players might strike deals soon thereafter.
Charley Casserly 2020 NFL mock draft 3.0: Bucs protect Brady
Charley Casserly takes one last attempt at projecting the first round of the 2020 NFL Draft. He has three trades in the top 10 alone, including one that should excite new Bucs QB Tom Brady.
NFC Roster Reset: Bucs, Cards add spice to loaded conference
Will Tom Brady's Bucs upend the NFC? Are Drew Brees' Saints sitting comfortably above the fray? Can Kyler Murray's Cards make some noise? Marc Sessler assesses the pecking order in this loaded conference.
NFC North roster reset: Packers in charge; Bears' QB intrigue
While the trade for Nick Foles might not have been the offseason QB move Bears fans hoped for, legit competition at the position could yield positive results, Grant Gordon writes. Get up to speed on the rest of the NFC North ahead of the 2020 draft.
Free agent Everson Griffen says 2018 incident changed his life
Back in 2018, Everson Griffen's bizarre and frightening behavior became public spectacle. Now a free agent, the four-time Pro Bowler tells Tom Pelissero, "I'm happy that 2018 happened, because I wouldn't be sitting here today."
NFL draft guide: Each GM's best pick, top value pick, tendencies
With the 2020 NFL Draft right around the corner, Charley Casserly digs into the men who'll be making the selections. What does each general manager's track record look like? Here are the best picks, value picks and tendencies for everyone.
2020 Graybeards: Squad of leftover free agents strong at QB
Dan Hanzus unveils the 2020 Graybeards -- and this year's roster of remaining free agents contains some tantalizing talents, including Cam Newton and Jadeveon Clowney.
Rapoport: Everson Griffen refusing to leave residence after reporting home intrusion
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen refusing to leave residence after calling police.
Everson Griffen drops Cooper Rush for 10-yard sack on third down
Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen drops Dallas Cowboys backup quarterback Cooper Rush for a 10-yard sack on third down.
Vikings defense forces big fumble recovery
Minnesota Vikings defense forces big fumble recovery.
Everson Griffen buries Baker Mayfield on massive fourth-down sack
Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen buries Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield on massive fourth-down sack.
Everson Griffen uses sweet spin move to record his first sack of '21
Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen uses a sweet spin move to record his first sack of the 2021 season.
Rapoport: Everson Griffen out Sunday after sustaining concussion in car accident
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports Minnesota Vikings DE Everson Griffen will be out Sunday after sustaining a concussion in a car accident on Thursday.
Vikings' top plays vs. Chiefs | Preseason Week 3
Watch the Minnesota Vikings' top plays vs. the Kansas City Chiefs during Preseason Week 3.
Welcome back to Skol! Everson Griffen explodes for QB takedown
Welcome back to Skol! Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen explodes for a takedown of Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Shane Buechele.
Everson Griffen collapses on Brady for 7-yard sack
Detroit Lions defensive end Everson Griffen collapses on Tom Brady for 7-yard sack.
Everson Griffen collapses pocket to sack Trubisky
Detroit Lions defensive end Everson Griffen sacks Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky.
Washington vs. Lions highlights | Week 10
Watch all the highlights of the Week 10 matchup between the Washington Football Team and the Detroit Lions.
Pelissero reveals details of Cowboys-Lions Everson Griffen trade
NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reveals details of Dallas Cowboys-Detroit Lions defensive end Everson Griffen trade.
Cowboys vs. Washington highlights | Week 7
Watch highlights from the Week 7 matchup between the Dallas Cowboys and the Washington Football Team.
GameDay Notebook: Week 3 updates about Justin Herbert, Cowboys pass rush
GameDay Notebook: Week 3 updates about Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert, the Dallas Cowboys pass rush.
'GMFB' selects the defining image of Week 2
The "Good Morning Football" crew selects the defining image of Week 2.
Falcons vs. Cowboys highlights | Week 2
Watch highlights from the Week 2 game between the Atlanta Falcons and the Dallas Cowboys.
Everson Griffen is HYPED after Cowboys' onside-kick recovery
Dallas Cowboys defensive end Everson Griffen's eyes go outside his skull after onside-kick recovery.
Everson Griffin pounces on Matt Ryan for first sack as Cowboy
Dallas Cowboys defensive end Everson Griffin pounces on Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan for first sack as Cowboy.
Slater: Cowboys defense to have 'a lot of exotic looks' under Mike Nolan
NFL Network's Jane Slater shares the latest news for the Dallas Cowboys before their Week 1 matchup against the Los Angeles Rams.
First look: Everson Griffen in full pads at Cowboys camp
Take a first look at Dallas Cowboys defensive end Everson Griffen in full pads at Cowboys camp.
First look: Dak Prescott rocks clear visor at Cowboys camp
Take a look at Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott rocking a clear visor at Cowboys camp.
O'Hara breaks down what Everson Griffen brings to the Cowboys
NFL Network's Shaun O'Hara and James Jones break down what Dallas Cowboys defensive end Everson Griffen brings to the Cowboys.
Rapoport: Cowboys to sign Everson Griffen to one-year deal
NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports the Dallas Cowboys will sign defensive end Everson Griffen to a one-year contract.
Everson Griffen records second-career INT after Eagles' fake FG goes awry
Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen records second career INT after Philadelphia Eagles' fake field goal goes awry.