Vikings veteran sparks team’s concerns after posting several videos waving gun

one year ago

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Minnesota Vikings defensive lineman Everson Griffen sparked concerns and fears over his mental health state after he posted several videos of him waving a gun and talking about being in danger.

“Vikings representatives and the team’s mental health professionals have been on-site at Everson Griffen’s home since early this morning and are cooperating with law enforcement,” the team said in a statement.

“Our only concern at this time is the safety and well-being of Everson and his family. We will have further comment at the appropriate family.”

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  • In one of his disturbing posts, Griffen talked about being targeted by someone “trying to pop” him.

    “I still got clips left. This is my gun registered to me, I bought all my bullets around town, Dalvin Cook helped me purchase this gun. It all belongs to me.”

    The 33-year-old star, who is an 11-year NFL veteran, had suffered a series of mental issues that saw him jumping out of an ambulance on his way to a mental health facility back in 2018.