Lunchbreak: PFF Ranks Harrison Smith No. 1 Safety Heading into 2018
The Vikings held their first full-team practice of Vikings Verizon Training Camp, and Monday is scheduled to be the first session in pads.
The energy level is high at Twin Cities Orthopedics Performance Center as players get prepped for the 2018 season. The Vikings are returning almost their entire defense from 2017, including All-Pro safety Harrison Smith.
In a recent article, analytics site Pro Football Focus ranked the NFL’s top 10 safeties heading into this season, and Smith topped the list. PFF’s Gordon McGuinness wrote: