Jerome Simpson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jerome Simpson to appeal three-game NFL suspension

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson is appealing a three-game NFL suspension for his November drunken-driving arrest, his attorney said Monday. Simpson missed practice at Winter Park to attend a hearing at league headquarters in New York and argue that he should not be suspended for the second..." August 19

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    Adam Caplan @caplannfl

    #Vikings announced that WR Jerome Simpson has re-signed.

  • Vikings want to re-sign receiver Jerome Simpson

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "The Vikings want to re-sign free agent wide receiver Jerome Simpson, who has aired his desire to return. Whether that happens will come down to money. A source said Wednesday the Vikings want to bring back Simpson for a third season. There had been doubts about that happening after Simpson was..." March 06

  • Vikings' Simpson pleads guilty, avoids jail time

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson avoided jail time today after pleading guilty to careless driving and third-degree DWI. A third charge, operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, was dropped. Simpson was sentenced just for the careless driving misdemeanor, and the..." January 02

  • Jerome Simpson takes issue with comments by official

    Scout.com "Minnesota Vikings receiver Jerome Simpson got flagged for taunting against the Philadelphia Eagles, but he couldn’t understand what he did wrong and said the official that called the penalty on him created a bigger infraction. Simpson accused that official of saying some things to him and..." December 16

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    Ben Goessling @GoesslingESPN

    Simpson will be active Sunday, Frazier said. #Vikings have been in contact with league about what they can and can't do w/discipline.

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    chipscoggins @chipscoggins

    Frazier said Simpson "probably will play" based on what he's been told

  • Vikings' Simpson expects to play, but Frazier isn't ready to commit

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Jerome Simpson apologized to his team and Vikings fans following his weekend drunken driving arrest, and the wide receiver said he expects to play Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks. However, Vikings coach Leslie Frazier declined to say definitively whether Simpson will be available. Frazier..." November 12

  • Vikings' Jerome Simpson apologizes to team, fans

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson spoke to the media Monday following his arrest on suspicion of drunken driving Saturday morning, apologizing to his teammates and fans. “I sincerely apologize for the attention that I have brought to the fans, community and myself,” Simpson said. Simpson..." November 11

  • Vikings' Jerome Simpson arrested on suspicion of DWI

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson was arrested Friday night or early Saturday morning in Hennepin County on suspicion of DWI. According to the jail roster from the Hennepin County Sheriff's Department, Simpson was booked into jail at 5:39 a.m. Saturday. On Saturday morning, the Vikings..." November 09

  • Vikings re-sign Jerome Simpson to aid depleted receiving corps

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "A day after trading receiver Percy Harvin to Seattle, the Vikings have made their first move toward replenishing their receiving corps. It comes by way of re-signing Jerome Simpson to a one-year deal, according to an NFL source. Salary figures for the deal are not yet known. But the Vikings had..." March 12