The Minnesota Vikings arrived at the NFL scouting combine on a mission, at least when it came to the media portion of the event. Beyond discussing the hiring of defensive coordinator Brian Flores and a host of impending salary cap cuts, the team's leaders were determined to express how much they love receiver Justin Jefferson …
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The Minnesota Vikings star showered his teammate with praise to TMZ Sports outside of the Super Bowl earlier this month ... saying Jefferson is, indeed, the top wideout in the game today. — Read on http://www.tmz.com/2023/02/26/adam-thielen-justin-jefferson-best-wide-receiver-nfl/
Despite his domination in 2022, Justin Jefferson of the Minnesota Vikings apparently still is not the best receiver in the NFL according to PFF. — Read on thevikingage.com/2023/02/25/justin-jefferson-minnesota-vikings-stupidly-disrespected-pff/
Justin Jefferson is the best wide receiver in football and, these days, the best wide receiver in football makes a lot of money. So this offseason, when JJ becomes eligible to sign his first NFL contract extension, the Minnesota Vikings are expected to backup the proverbial “BRINKS” truck for their young superstar. — Read on …
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In the leadup to the Vikings’ January playoff matchup against the Giants, several franchise legends openly expressed their thoughts on All-Pro wide receiver Justin Jefferson. “When I first saw Jefferson,” Ahmad Rashad said, “I thought, ‘This dude is obviously one of the great receivers I’ve ever seen.’” — Read on theathletic.com/4193032/2023/02/14/justin-jefferson-vikings-contract-extension/
Former LSU star receiver Justin Jefferson continues to take the NFL by storm. The Minnesota Vikings standout is making a strong argument as the best pass-catcher in the league, and he was named the NFL’s Offensive Player of the Year during the annual NFL Honors on Thursday night. — Read on lsutigerswire.usatoday.com/2023/02/10/justin-jefferson-vikings-nfl-offensive-player-of-the-year-lsu-nfl/
According to a report from Sports Illustrated’s Albert Breer, the fifth-year option totals have been distributed to teams and it sets Jefferson’s contract at $19,743,000. — Read on sports.yahoo.com/justin-jefferson-fifth-option-amount-232130925.html
Former LSU star Justin Jefferson has taken the NFL by storm during the first few years of his career and not only with his spectacular play. He’s made the touchdown celebration dance, “The Griddy”, a nationwide phenomenon. Other players on teams across the NFL and college football often imitate the highly popular dance. — Read …
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In 1987, Legan reenlisted in the U.S. Army working as a track vehicle repairman and vehicle dispatcher based in Kansas. He eventually became a heavy equipment operator in Louisiana. — Read on http://www.cbsnews.com/minnesota/news/justin-jefferson-surprises-veteran-with-free-trip-to-the-super-bowl/
With the NFL regular season over and the playoffs inching closer to completion, the league recently announced finalists for some end-of-season awards for the 2022 campaign. One award that always draws attention is the MVP award, and the Minnesota Vikings star receiver Justin Jefferson was one of the five finalists. — Read on lastwordonsports.com/nfl/2023/01/30/justin-jefferson-win-nfl-mvp/
This should come as no surprise to any fan. Jefferson is truly one of a kind, and the Vikings’ offense funnels through him. He led the NFL in receptions (128) and yards (1809) while continuing to put the team on his back week in and week out. Without Jefferson, this team would struggle. As long …
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Former LSU teammates Joe Burrow and Justin Jefferson have played to gether in a Super Bowl, and shared the field on a squad some consider to be the greatest college football team of all time. Now the duo find themselves on another list, as NFL.com writer Marc Ross suggests that the two are among 10 players …
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Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson became the only non-quarterback to make the Associated Press Most Valuable Player finalist list. Not even the 23-year-old wide receiver could believe the selection. "I'm honored just to be a candidate," Jefferson wrote in a Wednesday tweet. — Read on http://www.yardbarker.com/nfl/articles/vikings_wr_justin_jefferson_makes_bid_for_first_non_qb_mvp_since_2012/s1_13132_38395459
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The stars of the 2019 championship LSU team continue to dominate the NFL as quarterback Joe Burrow and wide receiver Justin Jefferson were both announced as finalists for the NFL MVP award on Wednesday. Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Burrow and Minnesota Vikings receiver Jefferson join quarterbacks Patrick Mahomes, Josh Allen and Jalen Hurts as the finalists …
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The Pro Football Writers of America organization has recognized Justin Jefferson for his outstanding 2022 season. Jefferson was named to the PFWA All-NFL Team and All-NFC Team, the organization announced Monday. — Read on http://www.vikings.com/news/justin-jefferson-named-pro-football-writers-of-america-all-nfl-nfc-teams
The Minnesota Vikings are expected to have contract talks this offseason with one of the best receivers in the National Football League, superstar wideout Justin Jefferson. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the two sides have not begun contract negotiations yet. — Read on http://www.on3.com/news/minnesota-vikings-expected-to-have-contract-talks-this-offseason-with-justin-jefferson-lsu-tigers/
Colin Cowherd watched along with the rest of America as former LSU star WR Justin Jefferson, one of the best wide receivers in the NFL, was held to 47 receiving yards in the Minnesota Vikings’ wildcard-round playoff loss to the New York Giants on Sunday. — Read on http://www.saturdaydownsouth.com/lsu-football/colin-cowherd-says-justin-jefferson-could-eventually-demand-trade-from-minnesota-vikings/amp/
Vikings and Bengals fans have held their collective breath after touchdowns this season. Several times, Justin Jefferson and Ja'Marr Chase reached the end zone, began to celebrate and then appeared to grab their hamstring. Rest assured, Minnesota and Cincinnati fans, they weren't injured. It was part of a recent trend in touchdown celebrations, led by …
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Back in the summer, Vikings receiver Justin Jefferson made some headlines when he said in an interview that Davante Adams was the best receiver in the NFL, but Jefferson himself would have that title after the 2022 season. People like to talk about manifesting all the time. But Jefferson played that prediction into existence. — …
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Jefferson, who had a league-best 128 catches and 1,809 yards receiving, is the other newcomer on offense. Miami’s Tyreek Hill made it for the fourth time, third as a receiver. Hill had 119 catches for 1,710 yards and seven TDs in his first season with the Dolphins. Raiders wideout Davante Adams got the nod for …
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Against the Chicago Bears on Sunday, Minnesota Vikings receiver Justin Jefferson broke an NFL record that was held by New Orleans Saints receiver Michael Thomas. — Read on thevikingage.com/2023/01/08/justin-jefferson-minnesota-vikings-chicago-bears-nfl-record-new-orleans-saints/
The first Dynasty trade chart of 2023 has a very similar look at the top from what we've seen the past year. Justin Jefferson, Ja"Marr Chase, CeeDee Lamb, and Jonathan Taylor have been mainstays in the top five. And Breece Hall has been in that neighborhood ever since he was drafted. By the time we …
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After the Minnesota Vikings were walloped by their most hated rival last weekend, the debate loomed whether head coach Kevin O’Connell would play starters in Week 18 at the Chicago Bears or opt for guaranteed good health heading into the postseason. — Read on vikingsterritory.com/2023/general-news/justin-jefferson-can-still
The MVP chants for Justin Jefferson at US Bank Stadium have been happening for weeks, but now there appears to be a swell of national media members who believe Jefferson is a legitimate MVP candidate. Threatening to become the first wide receiver to reach 2,000 yards in a season, the outside world is finally catching …
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Watch Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Justin Jefferson's best catches from his 133-yard game in Week 16 of the 2022 NFL season. — Read on http://www.vikings.com/video/justin-jefferson-s-best-catches-from-his-133-yard-day-against-the-giants