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Minnesota Vikings NFC North
 
Linval Joseph • #98 • NT
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'4", 329 lbs.
Born:Oct 10, 1988 (31 yrs)
Hometown:Gainesville, FL
College:East Carolina
Experience:9 years
Drafted:Drafted by NY Giants in 2010 (2/46).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2014.
2019 Season Stats
G GS Solo Ast Sck SckYds Int IntYds IntTD FR TD
YTD 11 11 23 17 3 23 0 0 0 0 0
On Pace 14 14 29 22 4 29 0 0 0 0 0
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Scouting Report
Physically huge yet also highly mobile: brings an elite mix of raw power and solid movement skills. Reads plays well and then goes about taking down ball-carriers. Can pressure the pocket and be a sacks factor. A one-dimensional defender. A slow reactor at times and allows some plays to unfold in the run game. Doesn't drop back to help out much in coverage.
Long Range Potential: Above average defensive lineman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NFL Super Bowl 2011 (XLVI - New York Giants)
NFL Named to play in Pro Bowl 2017
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