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The Best Gift I Ever Got
The Best Gift I Ever Got
Ninja turtles, He-Man, Sega Genesis and one big kid who loved his new trampoline. NFL players weigh in with the best holiday gift they ever received
Rookie Journey
What It’s Like on the Cutting Edge
What It’s Like on the Cutting Edge
Three players whom the The MMQB has followed over the last year—Andre Williams, Zach Line and Austen Lane—experienced the NFL’s toughest weekend in three very different ways
By Jenny Vrentas
Rookie Journey
‘Always Earning Your Keep’
‘You’re Always Earning Your Keep’
An undrafted rookie, Zach Line beat the odds and found a home in Minnesota. These are the lessons he’ll carry with him going forward in the NFL
By Jenny Vrentas
Rookie Journey
For Zach Line, Day-to-Day Has Become Year-to-Year
For Zach Line, Day-to-Day Has Become Year-to-Year
The undrafted rookie beat the odds to make the Vikings’ 53-man roster. Now the 23-year-old fullback has locked onto a new mission: rehabbing his shoulder and returning as an impact player in 2014
By Jenny Vrentas
Rookie Journey
A Not-So-Simple Twist of Fate
A Not-So-Simple Twist of Fate
The Pro Bowl fullback was returning, and the Vikes needed to clear a roster spot. Rookie Zach Line’s tweaked knee provided them with a solution that left him in a strange place (and we don’t mean London)
By Jenny Vrentas
Rookie Journey
What It’s Like to Make the Cut
What It’s Like to Make the Cut
For Zach Line, the news that he’s a Viking came on Saturday, with a phone that didn’t ring. He could be starting alongside Adrian Peterson in the season opener—but it’ll be three more weeks before he knows if the dream will last
By Jenny Vrentas
Rookie Journey
Decision Day Looms
Decision Day Looms
One more preseason game, one more chance to impress: By 6 p.m. Saturday, undrafted rookie Zach Line will either be a Viking, a practice-squadder or looking for a job somewhere else
By Jenny Vrentas
The MMQB’s Greatest Hits
Now That’s How You Start!
Now That’s How You Start!
On his first touch in an NFL game, undrafted Vikings rookie Zach Line took it to the house for a 61-yard touchdown. It was a moment to savor—and to build on
By Jenny Vrentas
Rookie Journey
Now Every Rep Is Huge
Now Every Rep Is Huge
The pads are on. The coaches are watching. And Adrian Peterson is right there next to you. The first week of camp for Vikings rookie Zach Line meant the first chance to impress—or to blow it
By Jenny Vrentas
Rookie Journey
Stacked Odds, Big Hopes
Stacked Odds, Big Hopes
The first installment of our season-long series following undrafted Zach Line's pursuit of an NFL dream
By Jenny Vrentas