"He's looked good," Zimmer said of Hodges. "The first week, it was more learning, because it's different alignments (than playing outside linebacker). He wasn't perfect with all that stuff. But when he's played, he's done good."
The season has apparently ended quite early for
Loadholt was in obvious pain as he was carted off the field, per the St. Paul Pioneer Press.
The 29 year old has started every game for Minnesota since arriving in 2009.
To replace him on the roster, the team signed defensive end Greg Hickman, who last saw action with Winnipeg of the Canadian Football League.