Andrew Sendejo DB MIN 4 days ago

Sendejo will compete with Robert Blanton, Andrew Tayor Mays, Antone Exum and Anthony Harris for a starting safety role next to Harrison Smith, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

Sendejo took over as the starter last December after Blanton started 13 games, but he's not guaranteed a starting role again. We'll need to see how the competition plays out in training camp.

Andrew Sendejo DB MIN 5 months ago

Sendejo will start at strong safety against Chicago even with Robert Blanton (ankle) active, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

Blanton was healthy enough to play last week too, so it looks like he may have lost the starting job to Sendejo aside from the injury.

Andrew Sendejo DB MIN 5 months ago

Sendejo will start at strong safety against Miami even with Robert Blanton (ankle) active, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

Blanton was limited in practice all week so he may not play much, but Sendejo could see fewer snaps then last week when Blanton was out.

Andrew Sendejo DB MIN 5 months ago

Sendejo started at strong safety and had six tackles while playing 43 snaps on defense in Sunday's loss at Detroit.

Sendejo took over the starting safety role with Robert Blanton out with an ankle injury. It's possible Sendejo could be the starter for the final two games.

Andrew Sendejo DB MIN 5 months ago

Sendejo could start at strong safety this week against Detroit with Robert Blanton ruled out with an ankle injury.

Sendejo and Antone Exum will likely get an increase playing time with Blanton out.

Andrew Sendejo DB MIN 6 months ago

Sendejo rushed for 48 yards while taking a carry on a fake punt in Sunday's loss at Chicago.

It was a rare touch of the bally on offense for Sendjo, who didn't get snap on defense as he's mostly been limited to special teams.

Andrew Sendejo DB MIN 10 months ago

Sendejo, who had offseason back surgery, was activated from the PUP list, ESPN reports.

Andrew Sendejo DB MIN 1 year ago

ESPN.com's Ben Goessling expects Andrew Sendejo to compete for the Vikings' strong safety job.

Sendejo made 10 starts filling in for Harrison Smith last year, finishing with 84 tackles and an interception. He should push Jamarca Sanford for snaps opposite Smith, but is best suited for a situational role. The Vikings also have two third-round picks and could target a safety in the middle rounds of the draft.

Andrew Sendejo DB MIN 2 years ago

Vikings signed S Andrew Sendejo to a two-year, $2 million extension through 2015.

He gets $400,000 guaranteed, with another $600,000 available through incentives. Sendejo, 26, is not a defensive contributor, but had ten special teams tackles in 2012 and is considered a core member of kick and punt cover units.

Andrew Sendejo DB MIN 3 years ago

Vikings signed S Andrew Sendejo.

Sendejo has spent time with the Jets and Cowboys the past two years as a special teamer. He'll play the same role in Minnesota.