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Chart: The Jerome Simpson File

  • September 24, 2012 - 11:30 PM

THE JEROME SIMPSON FILE

Position: WR • Age: 26

Height: 6-2 • Weight: 189

About Simpson:

• Drafted in the second round (46th overall) by Cincinnati in 2008. Spent four years with the Bengals.

• Breakout season was 2011 when he posted 50 catches for 725 yards with four TDs.

• Pleaded guilty to a felony drug charge in March and spent 15 days in a detention center in Kentucky.

• Suspended by the NFL for three games in connection with his legal troubles.

• Signed a one-year, $2 million deal with the Vikings in April.

• Had three catches for 43 yards in two preseason games.

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