Kalil’s draft journey ends in Twin Cities
Matt Kalil

Kalil’s draft journey ends in Twin Cities

Follow the final steps of Matt Kalil‘s draft journey, from NFL draft week in New York City to becoming the first-round pick of the Vikings. Read

Kalil arrives in Minnesota
Matt Kalil

Kalil arrives in Minnesota

Matt Kalil arrives in the Twin Cities. Before he gets to meet his new head coach — Leslie Frazier — and fellow first-round draft choice — Harrison Smith, the 2012 NFL Draft‘s No. 4 overall pick checks out the Mall of America and gets a nice cheer from fans at a local sports bar. Read

Inside Kalil’s fascinating draft night
Matt Kalil

Inside Kalil’s fascinating draft night

Head into the green room at the 2012 NFL Draft with the new member of the Minnesota Vikings, Matt Kalil. Experience his memorable draft night first-hand. Read

Kalil goes No. 4 overall to Vikings
Matt Kalil

Kalil goes No. 4 overall to Vikings

After trading down to the No. 4 pick in the 2012 NFL Draft the Minnesota Vikings selected Matt Kalil. Read

Kalil enjoys some levity before draft
Matt Kalil

Kalil enjoys some levity before draft

Matt Kalil prepares for the 2012 NFL Draft by joking around in his hotel room with family and Southern California head coach Lane Kiffin. Read

Kalil tuning out draft analysis
Matt Kalil

Kalil tuning out draft analysis

The mist outside didn’t stop the red carpet portion of the 2012 NFL Draft festivities from going on. NFL.com’s Dan Hanzus caught up to USC offensive tackle Matt Kalil, looking healthy despite the strep throat he came down with this week. Read

Justin Blackmon, Matt Kalil

Latest rumors on Blackmon, Kalil

Sorting through the draft-day headlines, here is what is being said about Justin Blackmon and Matt Kalil … Read

Matt Kalil

Kalil takes on NYC

Matt Kalil spends his Wednesday all around New York City, including at a Play 60 event, the New York Stock Exchange and Radio City Music Hall, where he’ll hear his name called Thursday night during the NFL draft. Read

Kalil is one big kid
Matt Kalil

Kalil is one big kid

Matt Kalil spends his Wednesday morning in New York City playing football with some of the city’s youth as part of the NFL Play 60 youth festival. Read

Are Vikings locked into Kalil at No. 3?
Matt Kalil

Are Vikings locked into Kalil at No. 3?

Vikings general manager Rick Spielman understands not every call is legitimate, but inquiries about Minnesota’s No. 3 pick are on the uptick. Are the Vikings in a situation where they can’t afford to pass on Matt Kalil? Read