Captain Munnerlyn
DB MIN (6)
10 months ago

Munnerlyn had a season-high eight tackles in Sunday's win at Oakland.

EDGE Analysis

Munnerlyn continues to work as the team's nickelback and has been more involved against the run the past three games with 17 tackles.

Captain Munnerlyn
DB MIN (6)
1 year ago

Munnerlyn had seven total tackles and played 65 snaps on defense in Sunday's win over Detroit.

EDGE Analysis

Despite talk in the preseason that he may lose his nickelback role to first-round pick Trae Waynes, Munnerlyn has retained his third cornerback role and will cover slot receivers.

Captain Munnerlyn
DB MIN (6)
1 year ago

Munnerlyn hurt his foot last Tuesday and was in a walking boot and missed this week's OTA practices, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

Munnerlyn is hopeful he can return for mimicamp in two weeks. He had an MRI on the injury and doesn't need surgery. This injury is likely minor, but it's something to monitor this summer.

Captain Munnerlyn
DB MIN (6)
2 years ago

Munnerlyn had four tackles and an interception in Sunday's win over Tampa Bay.

Munnerlyn's tackles are down slightly with the Vikings (4.4 tackles per game compared to 4.6 last year) and he's never had a ton of interceptions (eight in seven seasons). However, he's been strong in pass coverage and a key to Minnesota's secondary.

Captain Munnerlyn
DB MIN (6)
2 years ago

Munnerlyn (illness) is listed as active for Thursday's game against Green Bay, the Vikings' official site reports.

Munnerlyn is out there this week if you need him in IDP formats, on the heels of back-to-back six-tackle efforts.

Captain Munnerlyn
DB MIN (6)
2 years ago

Munnerlyn (illness) is listed as probable for Thursday's game in Green Bay, the Vikings' official site reports.

Munnerlyn was upgraded in each practice this week, finally settling at a full designation Wednesday. With 19 tackles (17 solo) but no other counting stats this season, he's a fair option for IDP defensive backfields.

Captain Munnerlyn
DB MIN (6)
2 years ago

Munnerlyn did not practice Monday due to an illness, Master Tesfatsion of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports.

Munnerlyn sat out Monday and his status for Thursday's game against the Packers remains questionable. The corner had six tackles in Sunday's win over the Falcons.

Captain Munnerlyn
DB MIN (6)
2 years ago

Munnerlyn had four total tackles in Sunday's win at St. Louis.

Munnerlyn was on the field for 66 of 67 plays on defense, so he'll be a steady presence in the Minnesota secondary.

Captain Munnerlyn
DB MIN (6)
2 years ago

The Vikings removed CB Captain Munnerlyn (hamstring) from the active/PUP list.

Munnerlyn simply tweaked his hamstring before camp. He'll slide in opposite CB Xavier Rhodes and man the slot in nickel packages.

Captain Munnerlyn
DB MIN (6)
2 years ago

Vikings placed CB Captain Munnerlyn (hamstring) on the active/PUP list.

Joining him there are TE Chase Ford and S Andrew Sendejo. Munnerlyn isn't expected to be out long after tweaking his hamstring. We'll consider him day-to-day. Munnerlyn will start opposite Xavier Rhodes in the base defense, and likely shift to the slot in sub-packages. He inked a three-year deal in March.