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

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

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

Matt Kalil

Debating Kalil’s worth for Vikings

Matt Kalil could turn into a perennial Pro Bowler at left tackle and an anchor on the offensive line for a decade or more for whichever team selects him on Thursday. Still, having a rock-solid left tackle doesn’t guarantee offensive success. Read

Matt Kalil

HOFer talks Kalil-to-Vikings pick

The Minnesota Vikings need a left tackle. One of their most distinguished alumni happens to be a Hall of Fame left tackle. Read

Matt Kalil

Kalil has private workout for Browns

How about the idea of pairing Matt Kalil on the same offensive line as perennial Pro Bowler Joe Thomas to create the best tackle combination in the league?

That is one option the Cleveland Browns will have to ponder if Kalil doesn’t go to the Minnesota Vikings at No. 3 as expected. Read

Matt Kalil

Could trade derail Kalil-to-Vikes pick?

The majority of mock drafts project Matt Kalil to go to the Minnesota Vikings at the No. 3 overall draft spot.

Could a potential trade partner throw off those projections? Read