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marstc09
11-13-2010, 09:13 PM
Dirty Laundry: False starts and chop blocks


The Minnesota Vikings will arrive at Soldier Field this weekend having committed 17 false start penalties in their first eight games. That total puts the Vikings alongside the Oakland Raiders atop the NFL rankings for such miscues.


In case you're looking for likely suspects Sunday, here is the breakdown of the Vikings' false start penalties this season:
Right tackle Phil Loadholt (5)
Tight end Visanthe Shiancoe (4)
Tight end Jim Kleinsasser (3)
Wide receiver Percy Harvin (1)
Left guard Steve Hutchinson (1)
Wide receiver Greg Lewis (1)
Left tackle Bryant McKinnie (1)
Safety Jamarca Sanford (1)

http://espn.go.com/blog/nfcnorth/post/_/id/19468/dirty-laundry-false-starts-and-chop-blocks

jrjohn
11-13-2010, 09:21 PM
It's Chilly fault, he makes the players "jumpy"

VikingMike
11-13-2010, 09:48 PM
What's with RT...used to be Cook was king of the false start, now it's Loadholt. :ohmy:

Traveling_Vike
11-14-2010, 12:07 AM
Someone want to clue me in on how a Safety gets a False Start penalty?

I had thought Harvin had two.

Randy Moss
11-14-2010, 01:26 AM
Traveling_Vike wrote:

Someone want to clue me in on how a Safety gets a False Start penalty?


He's a gunner on the punt team.

carta4eva
11-14-2010, 06:31 AM
Shaincoe has more false starts than touchdowns this year, that's inexcusable from our 'receiving' tight end...

carta4eva
11-14-2010, 06:32 AM
Shaincoe has more false starts than touchdowns this year, that's inexcusable from our 'receiving' tight end...

carta4eva
11-14-2010, 06:32 AM
Shaincoe has more false starts than touchdowns this year, that's inexcusable from our 'receiving' tight end...

carta4eva
11-14-2010, 06:32 AM
Shaincoe has more false starts than touchdowns this year, that's inexcusable from our 'receiving' tight end...

jrjohn
11-14-2010, 09:09 AM
could you say that again please

carta4eva
11-14-2010, 09:40 AM
jrjohn wrote:

could you say that again please

my bad, my browser is extra turtle paced this morning... I wonder if there's any way to delete quadruple posts?