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Vikings Depth Chart: Minnesota Updates Depth Chart As Week 1 Nears

The Vikings have issued a new depth chart for their Week 1 matchup against the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Aug 17, 2012; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Toby Gerhart (32) carries the ball during the first quarter against the Buffalo Bills at the Metrodome. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-US PRESSWIRE
Aug 17, 2012; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Vikings running back Toby Gerhart (32) carries the ball during the first quarter against the Buffalo Bills at the Metrodome. Mandatory Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-US PRESSWIRE

The Minnesota Vikings will kick off the 2012 NFL season in four short days, and with Week 1 rapidly approaching, the Vikings have solidified their depth chart. Here, courtesy of the Daily Norseman, is what the team's two-deep looks like as the team readies to host the Jacksonville Jaguars:

QB: Christian Ponder, Joe Webb, McLeod Bethel-Thompson
RB: Adrian Peterson*, Toby Gerhart, Matt Asiata
FB: Jerome Felton
SE: (Jerome Simpson), Michael Jenkins, Devin Aromashodu
FL: Percy Harvin, Stephen Burton, Jarius Wright*
TE: Kyle Rudolph, John Carlson*, Rhett Ellison, Allen Reisner
LT: Matt Kalil
LG: Charlie Johnson
C: John Sullivan, Joe Berger
RG: Brandon Fusco, Geoff Schwartz*
RT: Phil Loadholt, Mark Asper

LDE: Brian Robison, D'Aundre Reed
DT: Kevin Williams, Christian Ballard
NT: Letroy Guion, Fred Evans
RDE: Jared Allen, Everson Griffen
SLB: Chad Greenway, Larry Dean
MLB: Jasper Brinkley, Tyrone McKenzie, Audie Cole
WLB: Erin Henderson, Marvin Mitchell*
LCB: Antoine Winfield, Brandon Burton, Marcus Sherels
SS: Harrison Smith, Jamarca Sanford, Andrew Sendejo*
FS: Mistral Raymond*, Robert Blanton
RCB: Chris Cook, Josh Robinson, A.J. Jefferson

K: Blair Walsh
P: Chris Kluwe
LS: Cullen Loeffler

Please visit this Daily Norseman post for more notes on this depth chart, including who will play nickel corner and who is likely to be the team's third wide receiver.

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