Rick Spielman: Matt Kalil ‘is going to be a heck of a left tackle in this league’

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — Minnesota Vikings general manager Rick Spielman held his midseason news conference with Vikings beat writers on Tuesday morning; he quickly made it clear there would be no updates on Adrian Peterson’s status, but Spielman did spend some time defending the player whom he selected with the Vikings’ highest draft pick since 1985: Matt Kalil.

The left tackle has been a frequent target of fans and reporters for his struggles in pass protection this season, and Pro Football Focus currently has Kalil ranked as the third-worst pass-blocking tackle in the league.

via ESPN.com – NFL Nation http://ift.tt/1oin4JI

Advertisements
This entry was posted in NFL and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s