Vikings officially announced two signings, DT Joseph will wear No. 98
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The Vikings on Wednesday officially announced two signings.
Defensive tackle Fred Evans likely will be a rotational player on the defensive line. Meanwhile, guard offensive lineman Charlie Johnson may start again at left guard. Johnson is back on a two-year deal, while
Another minor note, nose tackle Linval Joseph will wear No. 98.
DT Linval Joseph will wear No. 98 in 2014.— Vikings PR (@VikingsPR) March 19, 2014
And he didn't even need to buy someone a watch.
If you missed the reference, here's the story on an interesting Twitter back-and-forth between Captain Munnerlyn (No. 24, formerly 41) and Mistral Raymond (No. 41).
Raymond, of course, isn't obligated to give up his jersey number. Munnerlyn, though, figures to be a much more critical part of the Vikings' defense this season.