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AFC East Standings

Team Div Overall
5-1-0 11-6-0
3-3-0 10-7-0
4-2-0 9-8-0
0-6-0 4-13-0

Top Dru Samia News

  • Dru Samia: Works out with Jets

    Samia (hamstring) had a workout with the Jets on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of Sportstalk 790 Houston reports.

    Samia landed on injured reserve with the Vikings in early September and was waived with an injury settlement shortly thereafter. He made four starts in 13 appearances for Minnesota in 2020.

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  • Dru Samia: Waived with injury settlement

    Samia (hamstring) was waived from injured reserve with an injury settlement Wednesday.

    Samia played 13 games (four starts) with the Vikings last season, but he couldn't stay healthy during training camp. The 24-year-old is now a free agent and can sign another contract once healthy.

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  • Vikings' Dru Samia: Returns to injured reserve

    Samia (hamstring) reverted to the Vikings' injured reserve Wednesday, per the NFL's official transactions report.

    Samia is dealing with a serious hamstring injury. As a result of going unclaimed on waivers, Samia will get to stick with Minnesota as he begins what could be a lengthy recovery process.

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  • Dru Samia: Waived by Minnesota with injury

    The Vikings waived Samia (hamstring) with an injury designation, Ben Goessling of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

    Samia suffered a significant hamstring injury and is expected to come back to the Vikings' IR if he isn't claimed by another team off waivers. As of now, the injury length and rehab time are unknown, but it's possible the 24-year-old guard will miss most of the season.

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  • Vikings' Dru Samia: Back from COVID list

    Samia (illness) was activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday.

    Samia was placed on the COVID-19 list early last week after testing positive for the virus, but he's since cleared the league's protocols. The 23-year-old ceded starting duties at right guard to Ezra Cleveland prior to his positive test, though Cleveland has recently been dealing with an ankle issue.

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  • Vikings' Dru Samia: Lands on COVID-19 list

    Samia (illness) was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Sunday, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.

    Samia tested positive for the virus and won't play in Monday's game against the Bears. The Vikings will begin contact tracing, and any high-risk close contacts won't travel with the team.

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  • Vikings' Dru Samia: Practices fully Wednesday

    Samia (wrist) was a full practice participant Wednesday.

    The 23-year-old was sidelined by the wrist injury in Week 6, but he was able to get healthy over the bye week. Samia should return to the starting post at right guard, though previous starter Pat Elflein (thumb) is nearing his return from injured reserve.

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  • Vikings' Dru Samia: Ruled out for Week 6

    Samia (wrist) is ruled out for Sunday's game against the Falcons, Chad Graff of The Athletic reports.

    Samia has recently started at right guard in place of Pat Elflein (thumb), but he'll now be forced to miss at least one contest due to a wrist issue. In his stead, Brett Jones stands to slot into the starting lineup.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-5, 308 lbs
Birthplace: Danville, CA
Age: 24
School: Oklahoma
Experience: 3