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E.J. Henderson

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  • Acquired: Second-round draft choice (40th overall) in 2003
  • College: Maryland
  • NFL season: eighth
  • Was leading the team in tackles in 2009 before breaking a leg in the 12th game of the season.
  • Had 155 tackles and 4.5 sacks in 2007 and was named the Vikings' defensive MVP.
  • Appeared headed for a big season in 2008 before an injured foot sidelined him for 12 games.
  • Led the team in tackles in 2004, 2006 and 2007.
  • An All-America linebacker at Maryland twice.
  • His younger brother, Erin, is a teammate.

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