Several mid- to late-round prospects could be sending scouts back to review more film after some…
Could better value be available at LB?
As more teams work toward a 3-4 defense, the question has been posed to the Vikings: Will that give them more opportunity at their own style of linebacker to fit their 4-3 defense? Linebacker isn't as deep in the draft as some of the Vikings' other needs – wide receiver and defensive tackle – but they might be able to find a better prospect early if 3-4 teams in front of them pass on a linebacker considered a better match for a 4-3 defense. "The biggest thing, I think, between the 3-4 and the 4-3 teams is those hybrid outside linebackers. Are they designated pass rushers? Are they big enough to hold up and play as a right or left defensive end in a 3-4 scheme? Or are those guys, can they potentially be strongside linebackers for you? Can they play from a stacked position? So, those are a lot of things," Vikings general manager Rick Spielman said...
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