Vikings depth chart

Zach Line (Kevin Hoffman/USA TODAY)

The Vikings depth chart before their first game features an undrafted rookie at fullback lead blocking for the NFL MVP, and no backups listed at left tackle and right guard. But, yes, there are obviously strengths, too, in the document released by the Vikings this week.

OFFENSE

QB: 7-Christian Ponder, 16-Matt Cassel, 4-McLeod Bethel-Thompson

RB: 28-Adrian Peterson, 32-Toby Gerhart, 44-Matt Asiata

FB: 48-Zach Line

WR: 81-Jerome Simpson, 84-Cordarrelle Patterson, 14-Joe Webb

WR: 15-Greg Jennings, 17-Jarius Wright

TE: 82-Kyle Rudolph, 89-John Carlson, 40-Rhett Ellison

LT: 75-Matt Kalil

LG: 74-Charlie Johnson, 60-Jeff Baca

C: 65-John Sullivan, 61-Joe Berger

RG: 63-Brandon Fusco

RT: 71-Phil Loadholt, 73-J'Marcus Webb

DEFENSE

LE: 96-Brian Robison, 97-Everson Griffen

NT: 98-Letroy Guion, 90-Fred Evans

UT: 93-Kevin Williams, 95-Sharrif Floyd

RE: 69-Jared Allen, 97-Everson Griffen, 92-George Johnson

SLB: 52-Chad Greenway, 51-Larry Dean

MLB: 50-Erin Henderson, 57-Audie Cole, 56-Michael Mauti

WLB: 55-Marvin Mitchell, 59-Desmond Bishop, 54-Gerald Hodges

LCB: 21-Josh Robinson, 29-Xavier Rhodes, 35-Marcus Sherels

RCB: 20-Chris Cook, 24-A.J. Jefferson

SS: 33-Jamarca Sanford, 41-Mistral Raymond, 36-Robert Blanton

FS: 22-Harrison Smith, 34-Andrew Sendejo

SPECIALISTS

P: 12-Jeff Locke

K: 3-Blair Walsh

LS: 46-Cullen Loeffler

H: 12-Jeff Locke

KR: 84-Cordarrelle Patterson, 35-Marcus Sherels

PR: 35-Marcus Sherels, 17-Jarius Wright

BearReport.com Recommended Stories