Latavius Murray RUMORS & NEWS

  • Latavius Murray on diminished role: 'It's still evolving' "Is Latavius Murray in Minnesota's plans for the near future? After two games, the former Pro Bowler has just nine snaps, which is third behind Dalvin Cook (88) and Jerick McKinnon (33). Murray has five rushes for 12 yards to his name so far. "I think it's still evolving," Murray said, via..." September 19

  • Vikings' Latavius Murray not worried about lack of action early

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Latavius Murray is the Vikings lead running back in terms of income, but the veteran took the back seat in the season-opening win against the Saints. Murray kept his head held high Wednesday, saying “it’s still very early” in the season to be worried two days after he saw a backfield-low three..." September 14

  • Vikings RB Latavius Murray says rookie Dalvin Cook ‘earned’ starting job

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "Latavius Murray won’t begin the season as a starter, but he believes he has shown the Vikings he can have an important role. Murray signed a three-year, $15 million contract as a free agent last March with the expectation of replacing the departed Adrian Peterson as the starting running back...." September 07

  • Mike Zimmer: 'No timetable' for Latavius Murray return

    Yardbarker "Mike Zimmer doesn’t seem pleased with the lack of progress as it concerns the health of running back Latavius Murray, who has yet to be cleared to practice. Speaking with the media Monday, the Minnesota Vikings head coach said there is currently no timetable for Murray’s return. Murray..." July 31

  • Latavius Murray on Vikings' RB battle: It's 'my time' "The Minnesota Vikings have a couple of starting-caliber running backs set to compete for the starting job this summer. Though, Latavius Murray expects rookie Dalvin Cook, whom the team selected in the second round of the 2017 NFL Draft, to be the man taking a back seat come Week 1. “You’re..." June 28